“Where Tomorrow's Success Begins Today ”

News Update

Marcus Mcintosh reading to PK-6 Kids

  • Marcus McIntosh reads to the Elementary Classes
  • Junior High Volleyball Team
  • Career Development Event Lab

    Garrett is trying to see how many hits it will take him to drive a nail!

  • Your 2014 Homecoming Court
  • Mrs. Mallinger working with a Elementary Student
  • Homecoming Week at GR!!
  • Having fun at GR!
  • Great group of Singers!

    These gals performed the National Anthem before the first Home Game.

Our new Athletic schedule at the top of this page include:


-Game Times

-Bus Departs

-Location and Directions to the Playing Field.

-You can have it notify you in case of cancellations or changes. (We have quite a few people subscribing to this now)

 Download the Fall Sports Poster (Football-Swimming-Volleyball)

Menu's subject to change

September Breakfast/Lunch Menu

October Breakfast/Lunch Menu

Meal Prices

Student Breakfast - $1.40

Student Lunch - $2.25

Adult Breakfast - $2.05

Adult Lunch - $3.30

Extra Entree - $1.00

Extra Side Dish - 50¢

Extra juice/milk - 50¢

Requirements for Entrance
-       Age 4 by September 15, 2015
-       Proof of birth
-       Health Examination and Immunization records


Preschool Information 

Preschool Health Information from the Nurse

Preschool Physical Form

Preschool Dental Physical Form

Preschool Vision Card



Correction to the October Calendar:

Early Dismissal

Friday, October 17th

School will be dismissed at 12:45


 Tune in to Channel 8 at 5:00 today for Marcus McIntosh and his assembly with the Elementary Students.

October Calendar

Click Here 

 Adult and Family Activity Passes are available in Central Office. Please call or email the school if you are interested in purchasing one. 659-2205 or 659-3411. Click here to send an email.

Below is the link for the Iowa School Food Settlement that has been in the paper, on the news, and on Facebook.  You are a member of the this Settlement if you paid for school lunches and/or breakfast, between January 1, 2000 and August 1, 2014, at any Iowa-based school that participated in the IEC or the IAEP.  Settlement Members may receive up to $3.50 per student per year that they attended an IEC-member school, up to a maximum of $50.00 per student.  Glidden-Ralston Community School District was a member of this buying group for all of the years listed.  You need to click on the link and follow the instructions if you want to be included in the Settlement.

Iowa School Fund Settlement



Less than one week to go! I encourage you to get your child signed up. If you have any questions about the day or a question about the cost please email Mr. Olsen

Contact me!

MAD CAMP (Mobile App Development) Information

October 4th from 9:00 AM to 3:30

Glidden-Ralston Community School

(Where students learn how to build Mobile Apps)

Read more about it and sign up! Limited Availability

Click Here!

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GR Scrip Program 
The G-R Booster Club will be continuing our Scrip program this school year. It is a great way to donate to the Booster Club without spending any additional money.  



Wildcat Wednesday

KCIM 1380AM at 7:20AM and 5:20PM

KKRL 93.7 FM at 7:40AM and 4:50PM

KIKD 106.7 FM at 7:50AM and 3:50PM


Non-Discrimination Statement:

It is the policy of the Glidden-Ralston Community School District to not discriminate on the basis of age, race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, socioeconomic status, or disability in its educational programs, activities or employment policies as required by Title IV and VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, Title IX of the 1972 Educational Amendment and Section 504 of the Federal Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

Student Highlights

-Drea was selected to be a member of the All Iowa Dance Team this year.  Over 500 high school girls tried out and she made it! She will be performing the pregame routine with 49 other high school girls!
-Football (HS/JV) and Volleyball (HS/JV/9th/JH) teams are all in action this week. Support the Cats!
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