Your Legacy.
Their Opportunity.

Enhancing opportunities by seeking and securing resources for projects, scholarships and programs.

Access digital copies of our district flyers.

Improving school-to-home communication by distribute school flyers directly to families digitally.


Register for Virtual Family Financial Fun Night!

On April 28, families will have a fun opportunity to learn about finances and money at the Virtual Family Financial Fun Night. This event is for elementary families and for middle school parents.

REGISTER HERE BY APRIL 21

This free event…

GEAR UP partners with UNL to offer tutoring for freshmen

Grand Island Public Schools GEAR UP and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln are partnering to provide tutoring to current freshman students at Grand Island Senior High. 

Tutoring support from UNL students is available to freshmen Monday through Thursday nights from 6-7:30 p.m. (if school is in session). GISH freshmen are able to Zoom with college students for specific homework help in…

GEAR UP supports students in post-high school plans

Karina Calmo is only in eighth grade at Walnut Middle School, but she knows it’s never too early to set goals and make a plan.


“I want to attend Yale and become a lawyer,” Karina said. “Sometimes I like to watch videos of people opening their acceptance letters to Yale. It just makes me happy.”


Karina said the staff and teachers at Walnut are supportive of her goal to…

Meet the GEAR UP team

The Grand Island Public Schools GEAR UP PROMISE team has some new faces this 2020-2021 year. Meet each of the new team members who are dedicated to helping the Class of 2024 and 2025 succeed.


Dr. Allison J. Bailey, Director 

Ed.D.…

Media Inquiries
Mitchell Roush , Marketing & Communications
308-385-5900 ex. 201127
Your Legacy.
Their Opportunity.

Enhancing opportunities by seeking and securing resources for projects, scholarships and programs.

Access digital copies of our district flyers.

Improving school-to-home communication by distribute school flyers directly to families digitally.


Register for Virtual Family Financial Fun Night!

On April 28, families will have a fun opportunity to learn about finances and money at the Virtual Family Financial Fun Night. This event is for elementary families and for middle school parents.

REGISTER HERE BY APRIL 21

This free event…

GEAR UP partners with UNL to offer tutoring for freshmen

Grand Island Public Schools GEAR UP and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln are partnering to provide tutoring to current freshman students at Grand Island Senior High. 

Tutoring support from UNL students is available to freshmen Monday through Thursday nights from 6-7:30 p.m. (if school is in session). GISH freshmen are able to Zoom with college students for specific homework help in…

GEAR UP supports students in post-high school plans

Karina Calmo is only in eighth grade at Walnut Middle School, but she knows it’s never too early to set goals and make a plan.


“I want to attend Yale and become a lawyer,” Karina said. “Sometimes I like to watch videos of people opening their acceptance letters to Yale. It just makes me happy.”


Karina said the staff and teachers at Walnut are supportive of her goal to…

Meet the GEAR UP team

The Grand Island Public Schools GEAR UP PROMISE team has some new faces this 2020-2021 year. Meet each of the new team members who are dedicated to helping the Class of 2024 and 2025 succeed.


Dr. Allison J. Bailey, Director 

Ed.D.…

Media Inquiries
Mitchell Roush , Marketing & Communications
308-385-5900 ex. 201127
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