Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving to all.  The GCC school will be closed Tuesday, Nov. 24 at 4:00pm to Monday, Nov. 30 at 8:00am.  The after school program is will still he held on Tuesday, Nov. 24. Please enjoy the time off with your family and friends.  Our teachers and staff will not be available via phone or email during the break.   As per the governor’s executive order, the school will not be available for any practices or open gyms during the break.  The school will be deep cleaned during the break.  We look forward to resuming school on Monday with the start of winter activities.  Girls basketball will practice as follows on Monday, Nov. 30: 9-12 in the main gym at Cooperstown.  7-8 in the blue gym at Cooperstown.  Boys basketball will practice as follows: 9-12 in Glenfield; 7-8 in Binford.   
We would like to express our gratitude to all GCC families for their support and wish you a wonderful Thanksgiving.

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It is the mission at Griggs County Central that all students will experience success.The vision of GCC is that students will be self-reliant, of sound character, and have highly developed academic, communication, and life skills necessary to become productive citizens.
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Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving to all.  The GCC school will be closed Tuesday, Nov. 24 at 4:00pm to Monday, Nov. 30 at 8:00am.  The after school program is will still he held on Tuesday, Nov. 24. Please enjoy the time off with your family and friends.  Our teachers and staff will not be available via phone or email during the break.   As per the governor’s executive order, the school will not be available for any practices or open gyms during the break.  The school will be deep cleaned during the break.  We look forward to resuming school on Monday with the start of winter activities.  Girls basketball will practice as follows on Monday, Nov. 30: 9-12 in the main gym at Cooperstown.  7-8 in the blue gym at Cooperstown.  Boys basketball will practice as follows: 9-12 in Glenfield; 7-8 in Binford.    We would like to express our gratitude to all GCC families for their support and wish you a wonderful Thanksgiving.

Parent-Teacher Conferences

Parent-Teacher Conferences are happening on Thursday, November 5 from 2:30-8:30pm. Please follow the health screener before attending conferences. If you are unable to attend conferences, please contact the school to schedule an appointment with a teacher. The conferences will maintain social distancing of at least 6 feet. We recommend a timeline of 15 minutes or less per conference. All indoor events guidelines are being followed, which means masks are recommended, and temperature check kiosks are available upon entry. Schoolwide Title information will be available at conferences. No daycare will be provided.

Introducing a new career and college planning resource for parents and their student(s)

Bank of North Dakota and the Dakota Association for College Admission Counseling – North Dakota Council have partnered to create Career Compass. This new website offered college fairs in September and is currently hosting College Application Month along with multiple webinars covering topics like career, military, and college readiness and financial literacy over the next months. See the attachments for more details and links to resources.

Green Risk Level

Governor Burgum continues to place Griggs County in the Blue/New Normal level. Griggs County Central School District will be operating in the Green/Low Risk level starting Monday, October 5 at 8:00am. Click Read Full Story to be redirected to the COVID-19 Response page for more details about the green risk level, an updated daily health screener and a press release from the North Dakota Department of Health on close contacts. including new guid

Volleyball Match Today

Today's volleyball match vs. Park River has been canceled. Sorry for any inconvenience.

USDA Waiver Provides Free Meals for Students

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced on Monday, August 31 an extension of the spring waiver that will allow Griggs County Central School District to serve free meals to all students through December 2020 or until funding runs out. Students at Griggs County Central will receive free breakfast and lunch under this waiver starting immediately. Seconds for lunch will be charged at the regular rate. A letter is being sent to all families regarding this change. For more information about the USDA's program you can visit: https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2020/08/31/usda-extends-free-meals-kids-through-december-31-2020
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