Veterans Day celebrating at GGS
3 months ago, Mrs. Beherns
I am so proud of the Gifford Grade School Student Council for their work to honor our Veterans today!
Thank you to all our veterans for your service
Gifford Grade School Blood Drive is Wednesday, December 14th from 12:30 pm – 6:30 pm Sign up to donate here: https://login.bloodcenter.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/116585 or call the Blood Center Main Office at 217-877-7733
3 months ago, Alison Barnes
GGS Blood Drive 12/14 from 12:30-6:30
The last day to register for our Veterans Day celebration is this Friday, November 4! Please call the school 217-568-7733 so we can honor all our veterans at our assembly starting at 8:40 AM in our gym on Friday, Nov. 11. We will be serving donuts and coffee/juice starting at 8:00 AM
3 months ago, Alison Barnes
Veteran's Day 11/11 @ 8:45 @ GGS
Gifford Grade School held a contest on October 31st to see who could come closest to guessing the number of candy corn in the jar. There was a winner from each grade and the staff. Winners won individual prizes and the student that was the closest overall won a pizza party for their class. The actual number of Candy Corn was 2,133. Winners: K - Abe 1st - Ava 2nd - Nolan 3rd - McCoy 4th - Henry & Hunter 5th - Kamille 6th - Zayden 7th - Beckett, closest overall 2,121 8th - Davyn Staff - Ms. Melecosky 2022
3 months ago, Jared Ellison
candy corn
The last day to register for our Veterans Day celebration is THIS FRIDAY, November 4! Please call the school 217-568-7733 so we can honor all our veterans at our assembly starting at 8:40 AM in our gym on Friday, Nov. 11. We will be serving donuts and coffee/juice starting at 8:00 AM
3 months ago, Mrs. Beherns
Science Fruit or Science Vegetable? Third grade did some digging to find out plant classifications. πŸ₯’ πŸ… πŸ₯”
3 months ago, Sarah Wolken
Science
Science
Science
Science
Part 1 of the Pumpkin Drop was a decorating contest. Congratulations to King Tot, the 7th grade pumpkin!
3 months ago, Gifford Grade School
pumpkin decorating contest
pumpkin decorating contest
Kindergarteners are practicing matching letters in the sensory bin today πŸŽƒ
3 months ago, Gifford Grade School
sensory bin
Tonight is Family Fright Night! Come and enjoy a free night of fun! 5:30-6:30
3 months ago, Mrs. Beherns
FAMILY READING NIGHT WHERE EVERYONE IS WELCOME
Let’s have a SPOOKTACULAR NIGHT OF FUN
Happy Fall! The playground leaves were perfect to play in today.
3 months ago, Sarah Wolken
Third Grade
The kitchen crew BANDED together today! Way to go Mrs. Lutes & Mrs. Scott! Tomorrow let’s TEAM up against drugs! Wear one of yours favorite TEAMS shirt!
3 months ago, Mrs. Beherns
BANDing together
Red Ribbon Week starts tomorrow! Wear a bandana or headband to school as we BAND together against drugs! β€οΈβ€πŸ©Ή
3 months ago, Mrs. Beherns
Congratulations to Elie for being accepted into the District 3 Junior Band! She was chosen from students around Central Illinois to perform in the District Band on Saturday, November 12th at Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais.
3 months ago, Alison Barnes
Elie
October is National Principals Month. Gifford Grade School is lucky to have Mrs. Woodham as our principal. Thank you for all of your efforts for our students, staff and school! #WeAreGGS
3 months ago, Jared Ellison
Picture
2nd grade went to Curtis Apple Orchard last Friday. We learned about the life cycle of pumpkins πŸŽƒ
3 months ago, Gifford Grade School
2nd grade at Curtis Orchard
2nd grade at Curtis Orchard
2nd grade at Curtis Orchard
If you have served our country and live in the Gifford Grade School district, we would like to honor you at our upcoming Veterans Day celebration on Friday, November 11,2022 at 8:45 AM! Please call the school at (217) 568-7733 to reserve your seat. We will serve donuts, juice and coffee at 8:00 AM! Please reserve your seat by November 4th. πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ
3 months ago, Mrs. Beherns
On Thursday, Third and Fourth Grade spent the afternoon out at the field. We got to see the entire corn harvesting process, from field to storage. A big thank you to Lily Jepsen's family for hosting!
3 months ago, Sarah Wolken
Learning
Class picture
Combine
Winners of the Gifford Fire Department Coloring Contest along with the members of the Gifford Fire Department. These students were picked up at their home and rode to school in a fire truck this morning!
4 months ago, Jared Ellison
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Gifford Fire Department sponsored a coloring contest for Kindergarten, First, Second, and Third grades. Each grade had a 1st & 2nd place winner. The first place winners will be picked up at their home by a fire truck and driven to school. The second place winners received a gift card for cheesy breadsticks and a large pizza at Casey’s. 1st Place pictures are posted. 1st Place Kindergarten β€” Finn Walker 1st Grade β€” Christian Buhr 2nd Grade β€” Lily Bangert 3rd Grade β€” Ivory Button 2nd Place Kindergarten β€” Kya Sciarra 1st Grade β€” Ainsley Hedrick 2nd Grade β€” Blakeley Heidbreder 3rd Grade β€” Camden Frerichs
4 months ago, Jared Ellison
3rd
1st
2nd
K
Baseball send off parade! πŸ’œπŸ’›
4 months ago, Gifford Grade School
parade
parade
parade