Craig Butcher
GKMS Wrestlers at the GK Invite!! Go Cogs! #gkcogs
1 day ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
All after school events for today, January 24th have been cancelled. ComEd will need to turn the power off after school to fix the problem. To ensure student safety; ALL after school events are cancelled for today. #gkcogs
2 days ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
GKMS Winter Dance is tomorrow, Friday January 24th, after school from 3-5pm. #gkcogs
3 days ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Half-Time talk with Coach Lauer and the 7th grade girls basketball team. Go Cogs! #gkcogs
5 days ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
STEAM It Up 2020.... Mrs. Tiffany Thurlby and Ms. Staci Hale presented dances to incorporate arts into classrooms. The audience was presented with two dances and used their creativity to adapt the dances to their learning needs and style. GK PE teachers are awesome! #gkcogs
10 days ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
GKMS wrestlers pregame break! Go Cogs #gkcogs
11 days ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
GKMS wrestlers getting ready for the first home meet. Go Cogs #gkcogs
11 days ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
2nd quarter report cards will be coming home today, January 9th. Please discuss your student's grades with your student and sign and return the report card envelope. #gkcogs
17 days ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Always a great performance from the GKMS Band! Great way to end 2019 at school. #gkcogs
about 1 month ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Jazz Band rocking it out for the students! #gkcogs
about 1 month ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
GKMS Band warming up for the student concert today#gkcogs
about 1 month ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
8th Grade Promotion will be May 21st at 7pm at GKHS. #gkcogs
about 1 month ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
The end of 2nd Quarter is this Friday, December 20th. Let's have a strong finish to 2019! #gkcogs
about 1 month ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Congratulations to Mrs. Arndt for receiving the Cogtastic Trophy from Mr. Ellis! #gkcogs
about 1 month ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
GKMS Jazz Band Rockin’ It! #gkcogs
about 1 month ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
GKMS Band Concert tonight at 7pm at the high school. Come out and see a great show. #gkcogs
about 1 month ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Come check out the GKMS Band Concert on Monday at 7pm. The concert will take place at the high school. The middle school band always puts on a great performance. #gkcogs
about 1 month ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
GKMS Chorus concert tonight at 7pm at the high school. GKMS Band concert next Monday, Dec. 9th at 7pm at the high school. #gkcogs
about 1 month ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Students in Mr. Schmidt’s Health Class are learning about the dangers of e-cigarettes and vaping through the CATCH program. #gkcogs
about 1 month ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
A huge shout out to the Genoa Police Department and the GK Fire Protection for participating in the GKMS Food Drive and the “Teachers vs First Responder” basketball game. Over 2300 items donated! #gkcogs
2 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
At the half, teachers lead First Responders 14-9. #gkcogs
2 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Teachers vs First Responders Basketball game tip off. #gkcogs
2 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Congratulations to Mrs. Michaels for winning the Meemic Foundation Teacher’s Discovery Grant! She was awarded a $100 dollar gift card for her classroom. #gkcogs. #meemic
2 months ago, Craig Butcher
Paki Uili
Goobletastic Tuesday at the middle school lunches.
2 months ago, Paki Uili
Craig Butcher
Tomorrow is the last day to bring in non-perishable items for the GKMS Food Drive to benefit the Genoa Food Hub. #gkcogs
2 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Students learning about goal setting and perseverance from Justin Allen. #gkcogs
2 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Congratulations to Mrs. Ball-Harrison for earning the GKMS Cogtastic Trophy! We are Thankful for all you do! #gkcogs
2 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Tomorrow, November 20th, is picture day for Boys Basketball and Cheer. #gkcogs
2 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
GKMS Food Drive is going on now. Please send in non-perishable food items. Food will be donated to the Genoa Food Hub. #gkcogs
2 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
GKMS 2nd quarter progress reports will be available at 3pm. #gkcogs
2 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Boys basketball game against North Boone has been cancelled. They will still have practice until 4:30pm. #gkcogs
3 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Mr. Jenkins is presented with the star staff award from Mrs. Ewald. Mr. Jenkins is Cogtastic! #gkcogs
3 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Art happenings at GKMS! #gkcogs
3 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
REMINDER: 1st Quarter signed report cards are due Friday, November 1st. Please look at and discuss your student's report card with them and then sign and return. Conferences are November 6th and 7th. #gkscogs
3 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Mrs. Ewald is a GKMS champion for her awesome dedication to students! #gkcogs
3 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Congratulations to our 6th(CJ Rogers), 7th(Talon Joynt), and 8th(Bella Rieff) grade Cogs of the Quarters! We are proud of you! #gkcogs
3 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
The game room for our PBIS end of the quarter celebration. #gkcogs
3 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Puzzle fun on end of quarter PBIS celebration day! #gkcogs
3 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Congratulations to Mrs. Boyer for being awarded the “Teacher Appreciation Award” from Curtis and Barysenka Orthodontics. Mrs. Boyer was nominated by Kealey Morton. We are proud of Mrs. Boyer! #gkcogs
3 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
More PBIS end of quarter pics #gkcogs
3 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
PBIS end of the quarter celebration#gkcogs
3 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
PBIS end of the quarter celebration! #gkcogs
3 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
GK Block Party Friday, October 18th from 3-5pm. $5 dollars to get in. Tickets on sale before school. Pizza, soda, and ice cream will be for sale. Celebrate the end of Quarter 1 with Dancing and some games.
3 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
GKMS 7/8 Band sounding Cogtastic as always! #gkcogs
4 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
GKMS Chorus sounds amazing tonight! Always making us proud. #gkcogs
4 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
7/8 Boys Basketball Tryouts will take place on October 8th and 9th from 3-5pm. Students must have a valid sports physical on file in order to tryout. Please contact the office at 815-784-5222 if you have any questions.
4 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Getting the football field painted for GKMS football game this evening at 4:30pm. If you don’t want to stand bring a lawn chair. #gkcogs
4 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
“Model Students.” The second performance of the night. #gkcogs. #gkmsdrama
4 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Three Doors to Death. Students are putting on a tremendously entertaining performance! #gkcogs
4 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Drama Club getting ready for tonight’s performance. #gkcogs
4 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Starts With Hello Week—8th grade students are doing a Human Bingo Activity to get to know their classmates better. All grade levels did the same activity. #gkcogs
4 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
No air conditioning. No problem. Blizzards today for all the amazing students at GKMS. #gkcogs
4 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
7th and 8th grade students supporting Volley For the Cure. #gkcogs
4 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Come on out and donate blood like Mrs. Michaels. Blood donations open until 7:30pm. Thanks to PTO for setting it up. #Gkcogs
4 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Progress reports are available now in PowerSchool.
4 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
GK Spirit Day tomorrow. Wear that blue and orange! #gkcogs
4 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Tomorrow is “mismatch day” as we celebrate Homecoming Week.
4 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Tomorrow is "favorite sport or college day" as part of Homecoming Week. Join in and wear something from your favorite sport or college. Go Cogs!
4 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
The mechanical equipment is being put back on the roof today. The air conditioning and chillers will still need to be hooked up; air conditioning should be back by the end of the week at the MS.
5 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
We will be observing Patriot Day tomorrow, September 11th, at GKMS. Please wear Red, White and Blue if possible.
5 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Cross Country practice will end at 4pm today.
5 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Picture day is tomorrow!
5 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
8th grade volleyball game. Go Cogs!!! #gkcogs
5 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
It is awesome seeing Art in the hallways at GKMS!
5 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Open House starts at 6:30pm tonight at the middle school.
5 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
6th grade won the school-wise karaoke contest today.
5 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Great PBIS assembly today! “Whatever it Takes” is our school-wide PBIS theme for this year.
5 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Picture Day is coming up on 09/05/2019! Order online at inter-state.com/FlyerEntry/40302HF
5 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
PBIS Kickoff Assembly today at 1:45pm.
5 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Cheer Open Practice will continue tomorrow, August 22nd, from 3-5pm. Cheer is open to all 7th and 8th grade students.
5 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Cheer practice will begin tomorrow, August 21st, from 3-5pm. Cheer is open to 7th and 8th grade students.
5 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
First cheer practice this Wednesday, August 21st, from 3-5pm. Wednesday is an early release day at 1:45pm. There will be a supervisor available for students staying for cheer between 1:45 and 3:00pm. Students do not and should not leave if they are staying for cheer practice.
5 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Cross country practice tomorrow from 3-4:15pm.
5 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Day two of volleyball tryouts tomorrow, August 20th, from 3-5pm
5 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Cheer Practice will begin next week on August 21 and August 22 from 3-5pm. We are excited to welcome Coach Green to GKMS. Students must have an up to date physical on file in order to participate. Cheer is open to 7th and 8th grade students only.
6 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Volleyball Tryouts August 19 and 20, from 3-5pm. Open to 7th and 8th grade girls. They must have a valid and up to date physical on file.
6 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Open Cross Country practice 3:15-4:30pm on Monday, August 12 and Thursday, August 14. Open to all grades 6, 7, 8. Cross Country parent/athlete meeting Wednesday, August 14 at 5pm at GKMS.
6 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
GKMS Football practice is from 3-5pm Monday through Thursday starting today, August 5th. We hope to see you there! You must have a valid physical on file in order to practice.
6 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Cross Country Parent/Athlete Meeting on Wed., August 14th @ 5:00pm in the GKMS Main Gym. Cross Country is open to 6-8th grade students. 7th/8th Middle School Volleyball Tryouts are on Mon./Tues., August 19th/20th from 3-5:30pm.
6 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
GKMS football camp is next week 7/29 - 8/1 from 3-5pm on the middle school field. Forms and payment can be brought to camp on Monday. All 7th and 8th grade students are welcome. We look forward to seeing you there! Contact Coach McCune at dmccune@gkschools.org with any questions.
6 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
The Battle of Ancient Empires is taking place at the middle school today!
8 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Congratulations to the Cogs of the 4th Quarter! We are all extremely proud of you. 6th-Allison Poegel, 7th-Abbie Andrews, 8th-Laila Martinez.
8 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
The 8th Grade Dance is tonight! Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The Dance ends at 8:30 p.m.
9 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
7th/8th Grade Band and 6th-8th Choir Concert tonight! Concert starts at 7PM at GKHS.
9 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
5/6th Grade Band Concert tonight @ 7PM. Held at Genoa-Kingston High School.
9 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Reminder that Alternative Learning assignments are due by 8 a.m. on Tuesday, May 7th.
9 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Our next Alternative Learning Day will be Friday, May 3rd.
9 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Track & Field Pictures May 1st.
9 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
The Illinois Assessment of Readiness will take place at GKMS starting Monday. Students perform their best following a good night's sleep and a healthy breakfast. We thank you for doing all you can each and everyday to help ensure your student's success.
10 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Reminder that middle school students will be taking the Illinois Assessment of Readiness(IAR) next Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday; April 15-17. Students do their best when they get plenty of sleep and have a healthy breakfast. GKMS students Rock!!!
10 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
GKMS Teachers showing how bright they are in preparation for the IAR. GKMS teachers rock!
10 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Congratulations to Justin Russell, the 8th grade Cog of the Quarter! You are AWESOME!
10 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Congratulations to Charlie Hansen, the 6th Grade Cog of the Quarter! You are Cogtastic!
10 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Congratulation to Rylie Stoffregen, the 7th Grade Cog of the Quarter. You Rock!
10 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
The April Newsletter is now available in the News section.
10 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
Spring Break is from March 25-29. Classes will resume on April 1st.
10 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
3rd Quarter Report Cards were sent home on 3/21, please look over and discuss the report card with your student.
10 months ago, Craig Butcher
Craig Butcher
The 3rd Quarter ends on March 15th. Report Cards will be going home on March 21st. Please sign your student's report card and return them to school.
11 months ago, Craig Butcher
Scott Herrig
over 1 year ago, Scott Herrig
Scott Herrig
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over 1 year ago, Scott Herrig