Please remember to join us at 5:30 this evening at EGMS for an informational forum on continuation of the school levy. Continuation of the levy is on the Nov. 8 election ballot.
Friday, September 23, is WV Service Personnel Day. GCS honors our school service employees who are truly the backbone of our school system, . From maintaining buildings, preparing and serving meals, keeping school facilities clean and orderly, providing administrative support, safe transportation, or assisting in the classroom, our team is second to none!
Bus 20-33 will not run tomorrow, Tuesday, September 20, in the morning or afternoon. We apologize for the inconvenience. Students who ride Bus 20-33 will not be counted absent tomorrow if they cannot get to school.
Reminder: GCS will host two forums to share information on continuation of the school levy. The first forum will be held at WGMS on Monday, Sept. 19 at 5:30 p.m. A second forum will be held at EGMS on Monday, Sept. 26 at 5:30 p.m. Continuation of the school levy is on the Nov. 8 election ballot.
Bus 1716 will not run tomorrow, Friday, September 16, in the morning or afternoon. We apologize for the inconvenience. Students who ride Bus 1716 will not be counted absent tomorrow if they cannot get to school.
The West Virginia Department of Education (WVDE) is seeking input via a statewide survey on food availability to children during the summer months at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/6Z9SYM9. The brief survey will be made available through the WVDE website from September 15- September 30.
It's Arts in Education Week- the perfect time for Jacob Masters of GVT to introduce the theatre's Acting It Out: Dramatic Workshops for Non-Theatre Classrooms to our school administrators. Our amazing ongoing partnership with GVT is supported through our school levy. #ArtMatters
GCS will host two forums to share information on continuation of the school levy. The first forum will be held at WGMS on Sept. 19 at 5:30 p.m. A second forum will be held at EGMS on Sept. 26 at 5:30 p.m. Continuation of the school levy is on the Nov. 8 election ballot. The levy, which has been in place since 1974, funds school security; art and music programs; instructional supplies and allotments; capital improvements, facility maintenance and repairs; and personnel outside the school aid formula and maintain employee benefits. Forty-four WV counties have school levies in place. With approval of a 60% levy, Greenbrier County will rank 36th amonng those counties in taxpayer contribution to education. Forty-four WV counties have school levies in place. Learn more about the school levy by attending an informational forum on 9/19 (WGMS) or 9/26 (EGMS).
The arts are an essential part of a complete education. Students of all ages benefit from artistic learning, innovative thinking, and creativity. GCS celebrates National Arts in Education Week to recognize this impact and honor our arts educators and community arts partners. #ArtMatters
Our littlest learners are rocking their first days of preschool! #Back2SchoolWV
GCS reminds families that students who test positive for COVID-19 should remain in isolation for five full days from first symptoms, then wear a mask for days 6 - 10. Please contact your health care provider as any absence of 3 days or more will require a physician's note. Contacts do not have to quarantine, but if symptoms develop, testing is recommended. To request a free home covid test from our county office, please call 304-647- 6457.
We're loving the new Greenbrier County Schools app! It's everything Greenbrier County Schools, in your pocket. Download for Android https://bit.ly/3zkkeNm Download for iPhone https://apple.co/3H1d7uX
Greenbrier County Schools reminds families that schools will be closed on Monday, September 5, in observance of Labor Day.
Greenbrier County Schools welcomes our youngest learners to the 2022 school year! The first day of Kindergarten is Tuesday, September 6. The first day for Pre-K is Thursday, September 8. We can't wait to get an amazing year of learning and fun started!
SMART529 is celebrating 20 years by giving away three $20,000 scholarship. Visit https://wvtreasury.com/20years to enter!
GCS welcomed police officers to all elementary schools on opening day. https://woay.com/greenbrier-county-elementary-schools-welcomes-in-trained-police-officers-to-join-their-security-teams/
We're thrilled to announce the new app for Greenbrier County Schools! It's everything Greenbrier County Schools, in your pocket. Download for Android https://bit.ly/3zkkeNm Download for iPhone https://apple.co/3H1d7uX
And, just like that, we're off to a fresh new school year! #back2school
Greenbrier County Schools welcomes students in grades 1 - 12 back to school to on Monday, August 29. Kindergarten begins on Tuesday, September 6, and Pre-K starts on Thursday, September 8th. We are beyond excited for an incredible year of teaching and learning ahead!