The hallways at Rupert Elementary are always so bright thanks to Mrs. Davis, Art Teacher at Rupert/Smoot. She displays student artwork all over the school. Students have their own personal art gallery that they can walk through every day! GCS art programs are supported by the school levy.
about 2 months ago, Rupert Elementary
tropical birds artwork
artwork in hallway
Fire Won't Wait. Plan Your Escape. It's #FirePreventionWeek and GCS joins the National Fire Protection Association in reminding families to practice home escape plans regularly.
about 2 months ago, Greenbrier County Schools
Home Fire Escape Plan reminder
The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) serves nearly 30 million children every school day. President John F. Kennedy created National School Lunch Week (NSLW) in 1962 to promote the importance of a healthy school lunch in a child’s life and the impact it has inside and outside of the classroom. GCS celebrates #NSLW and the 2022 theme, Peace, Love & School Lunch.
about 2 months ago, Greenbrier County Schools
School Lunch Week
Greenbrier County Schools reminds families that Monday, October 10, is a Professional Learning and Faculty Senate Day. Students do not report on October 10th. Thank you.
2 months ago, Greenbrier County Schools
Students Do Not Report on Oct. 10
Over $300,000 was awarded to West Virginia public schools from Ball Toyota, L and S Toyota, and Advantage Toyota. The United Way also received contributions from the 3 dealerships. President of WVU, Gordon Gee, President of Marshall University, Brad Smith, and First Lady Cathy Justice were just a few in attendance. Jenny Harden accepted $1,300 on behalf of Rupert Elementary School. The money will be used to purchase food, clothing, or any other essential items needed for our students.
2 months ago, Rupert Elementary
First Lady Cathy Justice
Presenters at Ball Toyota
Principal Jenny Harden in front of Toyota
October is National Bullying Awareness Month. GCS students who experience or witness bullying can make an anonymous report to school officials using the STOPit web app at https://appweb.stopitsolutions.com/login or by downloading the STOPit app on any mobile device. Links to STOPit and incident reports are available on school and district websites and bookmarked on all student Chromebooks. Teachers and parents can assist students in submitting reports if they are too young to do so themselves. #StopBullying #BeKind
2 months ago, Greenbrier County Schools
The police officer at Rupert Elementary took time to visit Pre-K and play in the art center with students yesterday! They enjoyed his company and had lots of questions for him. #LoveMyWVSchool
2 months ago, Rupert Elementary
Officer with Pre-K student
Officer with Pre-K student
Mrs. Osborne’s class releasing a newly hatched butterfly. The students were able to watch the metamorphosis process from caterpillar to butterfly.
2 months ago, Jenny Harden
butterfly release
butterfly release
release of butterfly
release of butterfly
Please remember to join us at 5:30 this evening at EGMS for an informational forum on continuation of the school levy. Continuation of the levy is on the Nov. 8 election ballot.
2 months ago, Greenbrier County Schools
levy forum
Since 1993, officials around the world proclaim the third week in October as #CharacterCountsWeek. GCS students learn the importance of developing and demonstrating good character every day through Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring and Citizenship.
2 months ago, Greenbrier County Schools
The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) serves nearly 30 million children every school day. President John F. Kennedy created National School Lunch Week (NSLW) in 1962 to promote the importance of a healthy school lunch in a child’s life and the impact it has inside and outside of the classroom. GCS celebrates #NSLW and the 2022 theme, Peace, Love & School Lunch.
2 months ago, Greenbrier County Schools
Peace, Love & School Lunch
Join us for a Food Demonstration with the WVU Extension Service Family Nutrition Program Who: Families of all Rupert Elementary Students What: Elizabeth Reynolds with the West Virginia University Extension Service Family Nutrition Program will provide families with a hands on food demonstration. During the demonstration families will assist their student in completing the recipe provided. Mrs. Reynolds will also discuss wellness and the “WV Food of the Month.” Some giveaways will be included! Note: We will have our first PTO meeting directly following the conclusion of the food demonstration. Please join us! When: Thursday, September 29th · Food Demonstration at 5:00 p.m. · First PTO meeting of the 2022-2023 school year at 6:00 p.m. Where: The School Cafeteria
2 months ago, Jenny Harden
School pictures are tomorrow, Friday, September 23rd. Smile pretty!
3 months ago, Jenny Harden
Reminder: GCS will host two forums to share information on continuation of the school levy. The first forum will be held at WGMS on Monday, Sept. 19 at 5:30 p.m. A second forum will be held at EGMS on Monday, Sept. 26 at 5:30 p.m. Continuation of the school levy is on the Nov. 8 election ballot.
3 months ago, Greenbrier County Schools
The West Virginia Department of Education (WVDE) is seeking input via a statewide survey on food availability to children during the summer months at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/6Z9SYM9. The brief survey will be made available through the WVDE website from September 15- September 30.
3 months ago, Greenbrier County Schools
Our new partnership with Greenbrier Valley Aquatic Center will make possible swim & water safety instruction during regular school day Health classes for all GCS 6th grade students who have parental permission. Excited to sign the official MOU at this evening's BOE meeting!
3 months ago, Greenbrier County Schools
Rupert Elementary preschool was excited to get back in routine!
3 months ago, Jenny Harden
sleeping preschooler
preschool art
sleepy preschooler
super hero in preschool
GCS reminds families that students who test positive for COVID-19 should remain in isolation for five full days from first symptoms, then wear a mask for days 6 - 10. Please contact your health care provider as any absence of 3 days or more will require a physician's note. Contacts do not have to quarantine, but if symptoms develop, testing is recommended. To request a free home covid test from our county office, please call 304-647- 6457.
3 months ago, Greenbrier County Schools
GCS COVID Info
Rupert Staff is so excited to welcome kindergarten back tomorrow! We will love our students!
3 months ago, Jenny Harden
the front of rupert elementary school
SMART529 is celebrating 20 years by giving away three $20,000 scholarship. Visit https://wvtreasury.com/20years to enter!
3 months ago, Greenbrier County Schools
Smart529 Sweepstakes