ON | Video Series

ON | is our weekly video series shining a spotlight on important news, events, and stories from around Greater Clark.

 

 

ON | Happy Holidays!

Watch as each school wishes you a happy holiday in their own unique way in this week’s ON video, then watch full length songs performed by the River Valley Middle School Jazz Band, Parkview Middle School Choir, and MORE!

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ON | MindUP at Riverside Elementary

Yoga Instructor Tami Combs www.yoga2live.com More MindUP www.hehawnfoundation.org/mindup/ MindUP™ teaches social and emotional learning skills that link cognitive neuroscience, positive psychology and mindful awareness training utilizing a brain centric approach. Riverside Elementary School relieved funding for the MindUP program through a GCCS Educational Foundation Teacher Grant.

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ON | Happy Thanksgiving

From the classroom, to the lunchroom, to the living room and all points in between, our collective efforts to help raise students with Persistence, Respectfulness, Initiative, Dependability, and Efficiency will have a positive and lasting influence in the future for all.

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ON | Teacher Externships

Participating in an externship program gives local businesses the opportunity to bring a teacher into their organization and share real world needs with educators. By being a part of work settings, teachers can better understand what skills students will need when they leave the classroom for the workforce. The teacher externship program a key component of the district’s College and …

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ON | International Year of the Raider

See more from the 2015 Color Blast! http://rvms.gcs.k12.in.us/color-blast-2015/ Greater Clark County Schools is the most diverse district in all of Southern Indiana. River Valley Middle School is celebrating their diversity with their “International Year of the Raider.”

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ON | Parent Advisory Committee

http://gcs.k12.in.us/parent-advisory-committee/ One of the goals identified in the district’s five-year strategic plan is for Greater Clark County Schools to expand and enhance partnerships annually with families to retain current enrollment. The GCCS Parent Advisory was formed to give the district input and support on how to build personal relationships with parents through PTO/PTA events, listening sessions, and more.

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ON | Strategic Planning

See the easy to read AT A GLANCE plan: http://gcs.k12.in.us/strategic-plan/ See the full plan: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B-TIs4ljYtYoSW45dDFMUlFDQmc/view?usp=sharing Greater Clark County Schools developed a comprehensive strategic plan, which has been implemented and monitored consistently since it was first adopted by our Board of School Trustees in March 2013. The plan is continuously monitored by the district’s central office executive team and also twice …

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ON | National Manufacturing Day

Manufacturing Day℠ is a celebration of modern manufacturing meant to inspire the next generation of manufacturers. Although Manufacturing Day officially occurs on the first Friday in October—this year is October 2, 2015—any day can be a Manufacturing Day.

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ON | JHS Air Force JROTC

Jeffersonville High School has had a long tradition of supporting the Air Force JROTC program since the program was founded in 1971.  Currently, the Cadet Corps is made up of over 100 cadets who are involved in a variety of activities.  The mission of the Air Force JROTC program is “to develop citizens of character dedicated to serving their nation …

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ON | Assessment & Grading Handbook

Teachers and Administrators in Greater Clark County Schools are committed to continuously work to improve practices and instruction. This year, the district has taken a significant step to improve the communication of student performance levels through the adoption of new grading practices. These practices are more consistent from course to course and are intended to provide students and parents with …

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ON | District Initiatives

Greater Clark County Schools has developed district-wide initiatives focusing on making students highly proficient in four significant skill areas:  character, reading, writing, and math.  Our educators work on these skills everyday in every class at every grade level.

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ON | Welcome Back

Our official first day back for staff members is Friday, July 24 as we host one of the state’s regional eLearning Conferences at Jeffersonville High School. Our student’s first day will be Thursday, July 30. Our mission continues to be making sure our students graduate, accepted to a post-secondary opportunity. 97% of 2015 graduates were accepted to a two or …

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ON | Teacher Visits

GCCS staff members from our elementary, middle, and high schools will be making quick visits on Saturday, July 25 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m to our incoming kindergarten, 6th grade, and 9th grade families. They will introduce themselves, share how excited they are to have our students attending their respective schools, and provide some information on the school district …

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ON | Online Registration

REGISTRATION INFORMATION – http://gcs.k12.in.us/?p=9891 Online registration, through the program InfoSnap, eases the completion and submission of a multitude of forms that are required to register your child with the district. Please contact your child’s school if you do not have a Power School Parent Portal account or need your student’s snap code information.

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ON | Dual Credit

Dual credit means that a high school student can take a class at one of our high schools for high school and college credit. These courses must be accepted by any Indiana college or university.

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