2017-2018 School Year Information

The first day of school is right around the corner! Most students will begin school on Thursday, August 17. All students in grades 1st through 7th and 9th through 12th will begin on August 17. Kindergarten students will begin on either August 17 or 18. You will receive notice of which day your kindergartner is set to begin. Students in the 8th grade will begin school on Friday, August 18.

Student Registration 

If you need to register your student for school, you may do so at the one closest to your neighborhood.  If you are registering a junior high or high school student, you will need to go to those buildings to register.  Student registration can take place beginning on Monday, August 1.  Please have a certified birth certificate, your most recent immunization records, and completed physical forms available when you register.

School Start and End Times

  • Geil Elementary  7:55 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Lincoln Elementary  7:50 a.m. to 3:25 p.m.
  • Northfield Elementary  7:55 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Gering Junior High  8:05 a.m. to 3:27 p.m.
  • Gering High School  8:00 a.m. to 3:25 p.m.


Before entering Gering Public Schools for the first time, entering kindergarten, or the seventh grade, students must have a physical by a doctor.  Athletes must also have a sports physical every year before they will be allowed to participate in practice or games.  Here is a link to the current physical forms.

School Supply Lists

A link to all school supply lists can be found here.

School Lunch Information

Information about the Gering Public Schools breakfast and lunch program including prices and information about how to apply for free and reduced lunch can be found at this link.  Information about how to pay for school breakfast and lunch online can be found here.

Gering Public Schools
1519 10th Street Gering, NE 69341
Phone: 308-436-3125
Fax: 308-436-4301