The Gilchrist County School Board and GE/United will have a Collective Bargaining meeting on Thursday, November 21st at 3:45pm at the Gilchrist County School Board office.
Parents, please remember that progress reports for the 2nd 9 weeks are going home today. Please check your child's backpack, and contact your child's teacher if you have any questions or concerns.
As we celebrate Veterans' Day, let's keep in mind the sacrifice of others who are serving and who have served our country. We appreciate our veterans!
Parents, please remember that tomorrow, November 11th, will be an Early Release day for students at 1pm.
Out of an abundance of caution regarding a report of an off-campus suspicious incident, Trenton campuses were temporarily placed on lock down for a short period of time at the end of the school day today. The lockdown is over, and there is no cause for concern.
Remember that Literacy Parades will take place at both BES and TES this morning!
Remember that October is National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month!
The GCSD will be activating our WAVE Critical Incident Notification System at approximately 3:30pm. This is a scheduled event with no cause for alarm.
Remember to bring awareness to bullying prevention by wearing blue on Oct 22 (Trenton) and Oct 29 (Bell). #BlueUp
Parents, please remember that report cards for the 1st 9 weeks are going home today. Please check your child's backpack, and contact your child's teacher if you have any questions or concerns.
Reminder: Tomorrow (Friday, Oct 18) is a Teacher Work Day. There will no school for students.
Tomorrow (Friday the 11th) is the end of the 1st 9 weeks.
Today at dismissal time, we had an unidentified person walk on the THS campus. As a precautionary measure, both Trenton campuses were put on a brief lockdown until an all clear was established. Student and staff safety is our number one priority.
Dads! Don't forget that Dads Take Your Kids to School Day is September 25!
~GCSD Open Wednesday~ The Gilchrist County School District will be open for students and staff on Wednesday, September 4, 2019. We will continue to monitor the path of Hurricane Dorian and stay in contact with Gilchrist County Emergency Management. Based on the information we have at this time, it is safe for us to return to school on Wednesday.
Please be advised that the Board meeting that was scheduled for today has been cancelled.
~DECISION BY TUES AT 3PM~ As we continue to monitor the progress of the storm, updates will be shared as decisions are made. A decision about school for Wednesday will be made by tomorrow (Tuesday) at 3pm. Please stay tuned and stay safe!
Our character trait for the month of September is DEPENDABILITY. Dependability means fulfilling what I consented to do, even if it means unexpected sacrifice. During this month and moving forward, let's all practice being dependable.
GCSD CLOSED ON TUESDAY Due to the uncertainty of the path of the storm, we will be closed on Tuesday. We are expecting strong winds in the area on Tuesday. We are in continuous communication with the Emergency Management Center and will be posting any updates on Facebook.
The District Office main phone line is back up and operating normally.