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First Day of School – July 27, 2017 Greater Clark County Schools is excited to announce online registration for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year. We hope this helps ease the completing and submission of a multitude of separate forms required for registration. You are also able to upload copies of the birth certificate, immunization records, medication forms, etc.  If you do …

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Maple/Spring Hill Elementary Transition Plan

Greater Clark County Schools is incredibly grateful to have the opportunity to work collaboratively with Mayor Mike Moore and the City of Jeffersonville. Our goal is to always effectively serve our three distinct communities within the district’s boundaries. School closure is a difficult decision that is sometimes needed to provide positive educational and financial change. Schools are intended to reflect and …

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Spring 2017 ISTEP+ Results

GCCS Parents/Guardians, Spring 2017 ISTEP+ results are now available by accessing the ISTEP+ Parent Portal (click here). The parent portal claim code, which was provided by your child’s school, will be needed to access scores. Parents may request a rescore on written responses to Part 1 questions. Rescore requests will be accepted from Monday, June 19 through Friday, July 7. …

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Read and Feed Bus

As part of funding through a state School Improvement Grant for Bridgepoint Elementary, the district will operate the Read and Feed Bus again this summer. Three days a week, the Read and Feed bus will travel through neighborhoods within a 2-mile radius of Bridgepoint Elementary to provide children 18 years old and younger with a free healthy meal and a book …

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Summer Feeding Program

The GCCS Summer Feeding Program will be available from Monday, June 5, 2017 until Friday, July 14, 2017 (locations closed on Monday, July 3 and Tuesday, July 4). Breakfast will be served from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and lunch 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The program is free to all children under the age of 18. Feeding locations include: …

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Charlestown Bell Times

Charlestown elementary schools will be reconfigured beginning with the 2017-2018 school year. The reconfiguration will create one elementary track in the two Charlestown elementary schools with Pleasant Ridge Elementary serving the pre-k through second grade student population and Jonathan Jennings Elementary serving the third through fifth grade student population. Below are the revised bell times for all four Charlestown schools. …

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Fetter Family Donates Clark County Auto Auction Property to GCCS

Clark County Auto Auction is delighted to announce a $2 million donation to Greater Clark County Schools. The donated facility occupies 14,000 sq. feet located at 1611 E 10th Street in Jeffersonville, Indiana. Greater Clark County Schools has started the process of transforming secondary schools under the Ford Next Generation Learning model through the implementation of career and interested-themed academies. …

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CHROMEBOOK COLLECTION – IMPORTANT INFORMATION

ATTENTION PARENTS AND STUDENTS: As summer quickly approaches, we wanted to reach out to you concerning our 1:1 Chromebook program. It is critical that each student begins the 2017-2018 school year with all of the tools needed to support his/her studies. In order to better serve our students and families, Greater Clark County Schools has decided to allow students (current …

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Annual Parent/Guardian Survey

The district’s annual survey is a continuing effort to measure parent satisfaction. This survey is utilized to obtain valuable information from our stakeholders and all responses are confidential. We appreciate you taking a few moments to complete the survey.

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Dual Credit Program

Congratulations to 19 seniors from Charlestown High School who completed their Associate’s Degree in General Studies (equivalent to two years of college courses) or a Transfer General Education Certificate (equivalent to one year of college courses). Thanks to our Dual Credit program through a partnership with Ivy Tech Community College, GCCS high school students have the opportunity to earn both …

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Job Fair

Greater Clark County Schools and WorkOne of Southern Indiana will host a Job Fair at Jeffersonville High School on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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Charlestown High School Honors Dinner

Charlestown High School recently honored 59 seniors who are on track to earn an Academic Honors Diploma or Technical Honors Diploma. In addition, each senior chose a teacher to honor to attend the dinner to honor them for playing an important role in their academic success. Thank you to our food service provider, Aramark, for providing a great dinner for …

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ExCEL Award Celebration

On May 10th, WHAS-11 TV honored New Washington Middle/High School English/radio/television teacher Bill Jones as the 2017 ExCEL Award winner for Greater Clark County Schools. WHAS-11’s Gary Roedemeier was on hand to present Bill with the famous gold apple and a $1,000 teacher grant, sponsored by LG&E KU, to use for use in Bill’s classroom. Bill earned his Bachelor of …

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Monster Day at Jonathan Jennings Elem.

On May 10th, Jonathan Jennings Elementary kindergarten students celebrated “Monster Day.” Jonathan Jennings Elementary art teacher Amy Short and Charlestown High School art teacher Lisa Weber recently worked together on an amazing Project Based Learning activity for kindergarten students and Charlestown High School students. At the beginning of the school year, all JJES kindergarten students drew a monster in art …

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New Washington Schools CLOSED

The town of New Washington is currently without power due to a sub station fire. The power outage is impacting both New Washington schools. New Washington schools will now be closed on Friday, May 12. If you need to contact your child’s school, please call the GCCS Administration Building at (812) 283-0701. Thank you.

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Pesticide Application School Notification

  Greater Clark County Schools will be applying pesticides on May 5, 2017 to common grass areas at each school. Pesticide Application School Notification Greater Clark County Schools 2220 Veterans Parkway Jeffersonville, Indiana 47130 Name and Address of school:   Greater Clark County Schools Contact Information: Bill Wanke- Grounds Maintenance JHS License# PB252131 Contact Phone:  (502) 599-2258 Application period:   May 5, …

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GCCS Graduates Move to Laude System

In September 2016, a GCCS Graduate Recognition Study Committee was created to investigate alternative methods of recognizing excellence in our graduates as well as cultivating and promoting teamwork and collaboration among students.  As GCCS evolves into a Ford Next Generation Learning Community, the need to allow students to pursue career aspirations needs to be their primary goal.  The committee felt as though …

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May 2017 Menus

BREAKFAST Northaven, Parkwood, Pleasant Ridge, Spring Hill, Thomas Jefferson, and Wilson Bridgepoint, Maple, Utica, New Washington Elementary, Jonathan Jennings, Riverside Middle School High School LUNCH Elementary Middle School Charlestown High School Jeffersonville High School New Washington Middle/High School

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