Welcome to Knickrehm Elementary!

  • We are the home of the Cougars!

    Knickrehm is comprised of approximately 220 students in kindergarten through fifth grade. Our team works hard to ensure that all students receive a quality education in a safe, caring community of learners. We are very proud of the work we do each and every day to reach the Grand Island Public Schools motto of "Every Student, Every Day, Success!"

    Knickrehm Vision:

    Every Student, Every Day, A Success!

    Here at Knickrehm, we are committed to providing:

    • A safe, supportive, collaborative learning environment
    • Instruction to develop skills, attitudes, and traits that will prepare students to be productive members of society.
    • Quality academic instruction that results in personal growth and academic achievement

    - Opal Bentley, Principal 

Opal Bentley headshot