Gering Public Schools Freshman Academy serves the 9th grade students of Gering in an academy format located at Gering Junior High School. The Freshman Academy, located at 800 Q Street in Gering, serves approximately 160 students. Freshman Academy students are provided with the full array of high school coursework and opportunities in an academy environment where students are provided the extra support they need for a positive transition into their high school years.
The Freshman Academy staff are high school teachers who serve both freshman and other students. Ninth grade students at the Gering Freshman Academy have the same cocurricular and extracurricular opportunities as all high school students. Freshman students take part in all sports, fine arts, theater, speech, music, and other programs with our high school students.