Registration Information

Welcome to Gering Public Schools!  

Gering Public Schools one of the largest school districts in the Nebraska Panhandle.  We are located along the Oregon Trail and serve over 2,000 students.  GPS provides a full offering of academic, vocational, and student support programs designed to equip today's learners with the skills necessary to be tomorrow's leaders. 

Key qualities that make Gering Public Schools stand out among the best:

  • An innovative curriculum.
  • State of the art technology.
  • Class sizes that allow teachers to provide individual attention.

Registration for new students can take place at any time!  

Families may register students in grades K - 5 at any of our three elementary schools or at our district office located downtown at  1519 10th Street in Gering.  

All secondary students must register at their attendance center.  For students entering grades 6 - 8, registration will take place at Gering Junior High School located at 800 Q Street in Gering.  Enrollments for students entering grades 9 - 12 will take place at Gering High School located at 1500 U Street in Gering.  

Parents / Guardians registering students should bring the following documents:

  • Certified Birth Certificate
  • Social Security Number (if available)
  • Immunization Records
  • Name, address, and phone number of the most recent school attended
    • If student is transferring from an out-of-state school, physical and visual exam records are required; Exam must be within past 6 months to be considered "current" 
  • Names and birth dates of all siblings residing in household
  • Proof of current physical address; IE. Utility Bill


Elementary student attendance center assignments will be determined based upon the student's residential address, the educational programming needs of the student, and available space in each building.  For a boundary map, the following will offer the general guidelines:

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