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Gladbrook-Reinbeck School back-to-school details released

Registration, open house, orientation, and more

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Gladbrook-Reinbeck Community School parents will receive “mail-in” registration information for the 2022-2023 school year via the US Postal Service around July 15, 2022. This packet will include information on how to register school-aged children. For the 2022-2023 School Year, parents may register online, by mail, or in person during the “Walk-In” registration day.

Online registration

In an effort to simplify the registration of your child/children for the 2022-2023 school year, G-R is offering online registration through your JMC parent access. Just go to the G-R website at

www.gladbrook-reinbeck.k12.ia.us. Click the “JMC Access” button under the “QuickLinks” column, log in to your JMC parent account and follow the registration instructions.

The process of updating contact and demographic information, allow permission for internet, field trips, medications, etc. can all be done electronically within the JMC system to eliminate completing multiple paper forms.

You may be directed to a few forms that the school requests parents to print off, sign and return to the school prior to the Registration Deadline. These forms include documents such as the free/reduced lunch forms and Athletic Pre-Participation forms (optional).

Mail-in registration

Download, print and complete all the applicable forms and mail in along with a check, or pay online. All the forms are available on the G-R website at www.gladbrook-reinbeck.k12.ia.us. You will see the link for registration materials displayed prominently on the front page. If you do not have access to the website please call 319-345-2712, or stop by the district office and we will provide you with a packet of the applicable materials.

In-person registration

Come to the G-R JH-HS Commons on August 15, 2022, between the hours of noon and 6:00 p.m. All walk-in registrations will be processed at the JH-HS for 22-23. JH-HS and Elementary families are asked to bring completed forms. Packets will be available to complete if needed. PLEASE NOTE THAT ONLY THE G-R JH-HS WILL BE OPEN DURING WALK-IN REGISTRATION.

Parents taking advantage of the online and mail-in registration are asked to submit their materials prior to August 15, 2022. Walk-In Registration will be held at the G-R JH-HS Commons on August 15, 2022, from noon to 6:00 p.m. Families wishing to apply for free and reduced lunches are asked to have the application to the G-R Business Office at 600 Blackhawk St, Reinbeck, Iowa 50669, prior to registering August 15th. Registrations received after August 15th will be assessed a $25.00 processing fee.

The JMC online payment processing firm, PaymentSpring, is available to parents who wish to pay their fees electronically. The district is encouraging online and mail-in registration in order to alleviate congestion during walk-in registration.

Families new to the Gladbrook-Reinbeck school district are asked to call the school’s business office at (319) 345-2712 so registration information can be mailed to them.

Bus route drivers will call route families after School Registration in mid-August.

The school website is www.gladbrook-reinbeck.k12.ia.us.

Classes begin on August 23, 2022.

Open House

On Thursday, August 18, 2022, Gladbrook-Reinbeck Elementary and the G-R Junior High-High School buildings will be hosting an Open House from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Please take this opportunity to stop in and meet your child(ren)’s teacher(s), walk through their schedule, etc. This is a great time for parents and teachers to begin building a positive relationship for the year.

G-R JH-HS School Counselor will host a Senior Parent Meeting to discuss college planning and scholarship opportunities. The meeting will be held in the JH-HS Auditorium at 6:00 p.m. on August 18, 2022, during Open House night.

Seventh Grade Orientation

G-R JH-HS will host a 7th Grade Orientation on August 18, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. to noon. Lunch will be provided. Students should meet in the G-R JH-HS Commons at 10:00 a.m. Further information will be provided to parents after August 15 in regards to the format and transportation.

HS Internship Orientation

High School Internship Orientation Meeting will be held during Walk-In Registration on August 15, 2022, from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. for any high school students who are signed up, or who are interested in signing up, for an internship during the 22-23 school year.