*********************************************************************

STUDENT OF THE MONTH PROGRAM

Each month students are given an oppportunity to be designated as the Student of the Month at the high school and middle school.  Students are nominated by staff based on a specific trait that is pre-determined.  Once nominations have been collected, the staff have the opportunity to vote for one high school and one middle school student.

We are proud of this program and of the students that have earned the title.  The following slide show contains photos of the students who have been recipients during the 2016-2017 school year.

OCTOBER GCMS STUDENT OF THE MONTH
BLAKE WAKELING & MS. NELSON

OCTOBER GCHS STUDENT OF THE MONTH
KAYLIE SCALZE & MS. HENTZ

SEPTEMBER GCMS STUDENT OF THE MONTH
ISABEL DRAXLER  & MS. NELSON

SEPTEMBER GCHS STUDENT OF THE MONTH
JACOB TRAYNOR & MR. LAMB

*******************************************************************************

OUR STUDENTS DO GREAT THINGS...

DSC ALL-CONFERENCE BAND & CHOIR SELECTIONS

Recognition for our first-class music programs continue to roll in as thirty-four members of the Glenwood City High School band and twenty-two members of the GCHS choir have been honored by being named to the DSC All-Conference Band & Choir lists.  The following students will be perfomring in Plum City on Saturday, January 28 in recognition of their selection:

GCHS Band Members:
Flutes:  Melina Schutz, Tressa Peskar & Kaitlin Lee
Clarinets:  Taylor Drinkman, Olivia Janson, Michaela Nyhus, Becca Peterson & Erin Davis
Bass Clarinets:  Delanie Quinn, Sam Nelson & Cortney Jo Lawson
Contra Bass Clarinet:  Allexis Rassbach
Alto Saxophone:  Will Rosenow, Abby Kremer & Leah Magsam
Baritone Saxophone:  Bryce Fayerweather
Trumpets:  Ethan Kahler, Matt Bauman, Daimen Shaleen, Emily Hill, Riley Berends, Jack Hindes & Ethan Hansen
French Horns:  Nic Jensen & Spence Oehlke
Trombones:  Bradley Kessler, Taylor Mortel, Alexys Curvello & Will Owen
Euphonium:  Mae Buttles
Tuba:  Nick Melendrez
Percussion:  Colton Peskar, Allen Croes & Nyah Anderson

GCHS Choir Members:
Soprano:  Kelsey Magsam, Biri Leandro-Mendez & Emma Scholler
Alto:  Maggie Wallin, Kaylie Scalze, Olivia Scalze, Hanna Strehlo, Jatelyn Johnson & Elizabeth Wink
Tenor:  Dillon Hierlmeier, Collin Schone, Connor Olson, Hadin DeSmith, Tanner Davis, Lane O'Meara & Owen Wagner

Bass:  Jake Nadeau, Jacob Traynor, Steve Olson, Gavin Samp, Dan Loring & Peter Hill

Congratulations to each of these students for their hard work in making this recognition possible!  The Glenwood City High School Music Department is headed by Anglea Hierlmeier (vocal) and Matthew Lamb (instrumental).

**************************************************************

NINE HILLTOPPERS SELECTED FOR HONORS BAND

Congratulations to the following students on being chosen to participate in the UW-Eau Claire Honors Band on Saturday, November 5 as the Haas Fine Arts Center on the campus of UW-Eau Claire.

  • Melina Schultz - flute
  • Tressa Peskar - flute
  • Kaitlin Lee - flute
  • Nic Jensen - French horn
  • Mae Buttles - euphonium
  • Nicholas Melendrez - tuba
  • Liz Wink - alto saxophone
  • Olivia Janson - clarinet
  • Delaney Quinn - bass clarinet

The Glenwood City High School Band is under the guidance of Mr. Matt Lamb.

 

*******************************************************************************

For Your Information...

Resource for GCMS Families

We will be providing articles focusing on the challenges of middle school students/families throughout the upcoming school year.  These articles are intended to provide insight for parents and contain content ranging from behavioral concerns to improving academic performance; from bullying to reading and writing in the content areas.

The articles can be found under the "Student/Parent" tab or by clicking here and finding the section entitled, "Middle Years".  If you have any questions or concerns about the content of these articles, please contact the middle school office.

*********************************************************************

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER

You can now follow Glenwood City High/Middle School on Twitter @ GCHilltoppers.  The account, which serves as the official social media contact of Mr. Gretzlock, was made public during Homecoming Week 2016.  The site provides information about events that are happening at GCHS/MS - from testing information, to school picture updates, to pictures of our student body engaged in, well...  being students.  

Check it out and feel free to follow along.

Adjust Font Size: A   A   A   A   A   A
Glenwood City High School • 850 Maple St., Glenwood City, WI 54013 • (715) 265-4757 • Fax: (715) 265-4214
Copyright © 2016 Glenwood City School District. All Rights Reserved.