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Solar Eclipse Update

Greater Clark County Schools was extremely excited about the educational opportunity for our students to view the solar eclipse on Monday, August 21st. The district purchased solar eclipse glasses for students and staff and was led to believe they had the appropriate ISO certification. However, this afternoon we uncovered a discrepancy in the company’s certification document and, after extensive efforts …

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Downtown Jeffersonville School Feasibility Study

In response to the GCCS Board of School Trustee’s recent decision to try to build a new elementary school in downtown Jeffersonville, the GCCS Administration recommended contracting with TEG (The Estopinal Group) Architects to help determine the most appropriate site and cost-effective building to accommodate current Maple Elementary and Spring Hill Elementary students and staff. The Board of School Trustees approved the …

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Transportation Update

The district is aware that there have been a few issues accessing bus route information in the PowerSchool Parent Portal. Please check your student’s bus route information to confirm it has not changed. Access the parent portal, then click on Forms for your child’s bus number, stop location and time. If you’re having issues accessing the information while using Internet …

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PowerSchool Parent Portal Information

PowerSchool, Greater Clark County Schools’ student management system, is a web-based software application that allows teachers, parent and school administrators to track and share information about students. Create your parent account today to track your child’s grades, assignments and more. PowerSchool Parent Portal Create PowerSchool Parent Portal Account Instructions Create PowerSchool Learning Account Instructions How to Use PowerSchool Learning for …

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Bus Route Information

Bus route information for the 2017-2018 school year is available in the PowerSchool Parent Portal. Please check your student’s bus route information to confirm it has not changed. Access the parent portal, then click on Forms for your child’s bus number, stop location and time. If your child’s bus information is not in PowerSchool or does not seem correct, please …

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Back to School Nights

It’s proven that a positive home-school connection contributes to a child’s school success. Greater Clark County Schools believes in building and maintaining a great parent-school relationship and invites you to attend our “Back to School Night” events next week. We encourage you to attend with your child and take advantage of the opportunity to see the world your child inhabits every …

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July/August 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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Back to School Information 2017-2018

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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GCCS Home Visits – Saturday, July 22nd

In Greater Clark, we care a great deal about relationships and will start the school year by making home visits to our incoming kindergarten (registered prior to July 1st), 6th grade, and 9th grade families since they are entering new schools this year.  Staff members from our district will be making quick visits to our students’ homes on Saturday, July …

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GCCS Administration Building Closed July 3rd & 4th

The Greater Clark County Schools’ Administration Building will be closed on Monday, July 3rd and Tuesday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day. Normal hours will resume on Wednesday, July 5th. If you would like to speak at the July 5th Board of School Trustees meeting, please call (812) 288-4802 ext. 50100 and leave a message with the Superintendent’s Executive …

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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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