Grand Island Public Schools
123 South Webb Road
Grand Island, NE 68802
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.

Student Registration


Current students New GIPS students New kindergarten students

2019-2020 REGISTRATION

All returning students can - and need to - be registered online via the Parent Portal (instructions below). 

GIPS student registration for the 2019-2020 school year will take place online. This process is in place to save parents time and makes the process more efficient.

To register students, a parent/guardian must have a GIPS Parent Portal account. If you have not accessed your account or do not know your username and password, you need to contact your youngest student's school secretary.

Online registration will be open from March 1 to May 9, 2019. You can register all of your children at once online.

Current students

Click here to register online, starting March 1, 2019, or in person May 7, 8, 9 at their neighborhood school. Grade seven students need to provide an updated physical to their school by the start of the school year.

New students

Click here to register online, starting March 1, 2019, or in person May 7, 8, 9 at their neighborhood school. If you do not know which school is your neighborhood school, contact Jaime Wattier at (308) 385-5900.

Kindergarten

Click here to register online, starting March 1, 2019, or in person May 7, 8, 9 at their neighborhood school. If you do not know which school is your neighborhood school, contact Jaime Wattier at (308) 385-5900. 

Children must be age 5 on or before July 31, 2019 to start kindergarten this fall.

Kindergarten students need to provide birth certificate, immunization record and physical to the school before the first day of school in August.

Preschool

Parents can apply in person at the Early Learning Center on the following days:

  • Thursday, April 4, 4-8 p.m.
  • Thursday, April 25, 4-8 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 16, 4-8 p.m.

Parents will be notified at a later date if their students have been accepted into GIPS Preschool. 

Option-in

Any student from a non-GIPS school is welcome to option into our district. Parents need to visit the Kneale Administration Building to pick up and fill out an enrollment option form. The district will let you know you are accepted into GIPS by the end of July. Option student will be notified which school they will be attending within two weeks of the start of the school year. Option forms need to be filled out for each individual student. See Policy 7511 for more information on option students.

2019-2020 Calendars

To see next year's school calendars, click here

Media Inquiries
Jack Sheard, Marketing & Communications
308-385-5900 Ext. 1127
Grand Island Public Schools
123 South Webb Road
Grand Island, NE 68802
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.

Student Registration


Current students New GIPS students New kindergarten students

2019-2020 REGISTRATION

All returning students can - and need to - be registered online via the Parent Portal (instructions below). 

GIPS student registration for the 2019-2020 school year will take place online. This process is in place to save parents time and makes the process more efficient.

To register students, a parent/guardian must have a GIPS Parent Portal account. If you have not accessed your account or do not know your username and password, you need to contact your youngest student's school secretary.

Online registration will be open from March 1 to May 9, 2019. You can register all of your children at once online.

Current students

Click here to register online, starting March 1, 2019, or in person May 7, 8, 9 at their neighborhood school. Grade seven students need to provide an updated physical to their school by the start of the school year.

New students

Click here to register online, starting March 1, 2019, or in person May 7, 8, 9 at their neighborhood school. If you do not know which school is your neighborhood school, contact Jaime Wattier at (308) 385-5900.

Kindergarten

Click here to register online, starting March 1, 2019, or in person May 7, 8, 9 at their neighborhood school. If you do not know which school is your neighborhood school, contact Jaime Wattier at (308) 385-5900. 

Children must be age 5 on or before July 31, 2019 to start kindergarten this fall.

Kindergarten students need to provide birth certificate, immunization record and physical to the school before the first day of school in August.

Preschool

Parents can apply in person at the Early Learning Center on the following days:

  • Thursday, April 4, 4-8 p.m.
  • Thursday, April 25, 4-8 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 16, 4-8 p.m.

Parents will be notified at a later date if their students have been accepted into GIPS Preschool. 

Option-in

Any student from a non-GIPS school is welcome to option into our district. Parents need to visit the Kneale Administration Building to pick up and fill out an enrollment option form. The district will let you know you are accepted into GIPS by the end of July. Option student will be notified which school they will be attending within two weeks of the start of the school year. Option forms need to be filled out for each individual student. See Policy 7511 for more information on option students.

2019-2020 Calendars

To see next year's school calendars, click here

Media Inquiries
Jack Sheard, Marketing & Communications
308-385-5900 Ext. 1127
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