April 30, 2018

Montana Retired Educators Association (MREA) – $1000 Scholarship

Who is Eligible?  An active Montana teacher who is currently in, or has been accepted in a university graduate program working towards a higher degree in the field of education.

How to Apply?  Request an application from MREA.

www.mrea.info or hamermrea@gmail.com

1722 Montana Ave
Black Eagle, MT  59414

Submission deadline is May 1, 2018


In-District Teacher Transfer Information

Current openings will be posted on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 and will close on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.

Check the on-line application system (Applitrack Link To In-District Job Postingsfor a list of all current in-district teacher job openings.  

If you are interested in applying for these openings please hand-deliver your In-District Transfer Form to the Human Resources Office to meet the deadline.

Please be reminded that once a teacher accepts a position via the transfer process, that teacher cannot apply for another transfer position that year.


Retirement and Longevity Awards

Retirement and Longevity Awards
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 7pm
Paris Gibson Education Center Cafeteria

All employees who have served the District 25, 30, or 35 years will be honored as well as those employees who have retired during the 2017-2018 school year or are retiring at the end of the school year.

Honorees will be sent an invitation via letter in April. If you do not receive one and you think you fall in the categories noted above, please contact Kim Fadrhonc at 268-6051. The District will honor each recipient with a gift. Desserts and refreshments will be provided.


Announcing MIET 2018 Registration

Great Falls College logo, GFPS logo, MIET Tech Days logo

Registration for MIET 2018 Tech Days is now open!
Early Bird Price is $110 if registered by May 18, 2018
Groups of 5 or more can register at $100 each, if registered by May 18, 2018
Be sure to check the posted schedule to see session topics.
Also be watching for session spotlights to get more information about specific topics.
College credits are available for an additional cost.
Check out our website!


GFPS/InterTRIBAL STRONG/Indian Education Department presents…

Annual Youth Pow Wow
@ Expo Park, Exhibition Hall
Saturday, May 12th
1:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Grand Entries @ 1:00 and 6:00 pm
Elders Feed 4:00 pm
Contest Dancing; Tiny Tot, Juniors, Teens, Adult and Golden Age Categories
InterTribal, Clown, Potato and other Fun dances!!!
Art, craft and traditionally made items from many vendors!!
Everyone is welcome!! 


Employee Wellness Spring Poker Walk 5-9-2018

all four aces in a deck of cardsThe 7th Annual Employee Wellness Spring Poker Walk is scheduled for May 9, 2018, at Gibson Park, from 5:00-6:00 pm. It is a 1.33 mile walk so only takes about 30 minutes. Friends and family are welcome!  Join us at the Band Shell to get your card and the chance to win CASH prizes!

When:  Wednesday, May 9, 2018 from 5:00-6:00 pm (Finish walk by 6:00 pm to be eligible for prizes)
Where:  Gibson Park Band Shell – Grab a card – Walk the 1.33 mile loop – Visit each station, draw a card – Return cards to Band Shell
Who:  GFPS Employees, Family Members, Friends
Featuring:  Exercise – Bottled water – Cash prizes – Stress reduction – Good times – Visiting with friends – Vitamin D – Heart Smart – Enjoying the  outdoors
Cash Prizes:  For staff members with Best Hands, Worst Hand, and Jokers
Sponsored By:  Great Falls Public Schools Employee Wellness Team



Retirement Fiesta

Three Amigos in a mariachi bandCome say “Adios Amigos” to
Senor Greg Clement
And Senora Lorna Nelson
Retirement Fiesta is
May 9th at 3:00 pm
North Middle School Library


Swim lesson registration set to take place at the Great Falls High Pool.

Due to construction on the campus, The Great Falls High Pool will be offering two 2 week sessions of swim lessons this summer.  Sessions will begin on June 4th and June 18th .  One half hour classes will be offered from 9 AM until noon in the morning session and from 6-7 PM  in the evening session.  Classes run Monday –Thursdays. Cost is $40 for ages 5 and up, $45 for ages 4 and under.

Registration will take place at the pool office from 4-7 PM on the following dates:
May 14-18
May 21-24
May 29- 31

For more information contact Bob Stingley at 268-6281, bob_stingley@gfps.k12.mt.us
Or Julie Anderson at 268-6266, julie_anderson@gfps.k12.mt.us