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  • Fall Play Auditions
    All day
    09/01/2021

    We will be holding auditions for the Galena City School District’s fall play on August 31st through September 2nd. More information will be made available to students prior to these dates. If there are any questions in the meantime, please contact Cory Stringer, GCSD Activities Director, for more info: 907-656-1205.

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  • Fall Play Auditions
    All day
    09/02/2021

    We will be holding auditions for the Galena City School District’s fall play on August 31st through September 2nd. More information will be made available to students prior to these dates. If there are any questions in the meantime, please contact Cory Stringer, GCSD Activities Director, for more info: 907-656-1205.

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  • Fall Play Rehearsals (Sep 7 thru Dec 1)
    All day
    09/07/2021-12/01/2021

    We will be holding rehearsals for the Galena City School District’s fall play from September 7th through December 1st. More information will be made available to students prior to these dates. If there are any questions in the meantime, please contact Cory Stringer, GCSD Activities Director, for more info: 907-656-1205.

    View the September Rehearsal Calendar here.

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  • ACS 3K Class Challenge (Cross-Country)
    2:00 pm-5:00 pm
    09/10/2021

    Our Galena Hawks Cross-Country teams will be traveling to Anchorage for the 2021 ACS 3K Class Challenge Cross-Country meet, happening on Friday, September 10th, 2021. The event begins at 2:00pm and is held at Cheney Lake trails (adjacent to Anchorage Baptist Temple).

    More info:
    2:00pm – 2:30pm https://arbiterlive.com/Teams/Game/64324160/528
    3:00pm – 5:00pm https://arbiterlive.com/Teams/Game/64324156/528

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  • Student Council Elections
    All day
    09/13/2021-09/16/2021

    Galena City School District’s Student Council elections will be held from September 13th through September 16th.

  • GILA Call-in Meeting
    7:00 pm-8:00 pm
    09/13/2021

    GILA Families,

    Please plan to attend an important call-in meeting.

    The teleconference will begin promptly at 7:00 pm on Monday, September 13th. We’ll be providing updates regarding week two at GILA.

    Dial 1-800-315-6338 code 20531#

    Because there are many parents calling in, we will not take questions at that time. If you would like to email either Lilly Ann DeWilde (or myself) with any questions or comments, we would appreciate that.

    Yours in education,

    Ben & Lilly Ann

    Ben Blasco, Director of Residence Life
    Galena Interior Learning Academy (GILA)
    ben.blasco@galenanet.com
    Work Phone: (907) 656-2112
    Cell Phone: (907) 656-8174

    Lilly Ann DeWilde
    Principal of Boarding School Operations
    Galena Interior Learning Academy (GILA)
    lillyann.dewilde@galenanet.com
    Work Phone: (907) 656-2053, ext# 108
    Cell Phone: (907) 978-7524

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  • Student Council Elections
    All day
    09/15/2021

    Galena City School District’s Student Council elections will be held from September 13th through September 16th.

  • GCSD Board Meeting
    6:00 pm-8:00 pm
    09/15/2021

    The GCSD School Board is meeting Wednesday, September 15, 2021. The Work Session begins at 6:00pm. The Regular Meeting starts at 7:00pm. In order to ensure proper physical distancing in the SHS Library/Commons area, please consider teleconferencing into the meeting by calling 1-800-315-6338 and entering access code 12053# when prompted. If attending in person, thank you for following COVID-19 protocols (physical distancing, wearing face covering, hand sanitization, etc.). The Board Packet is available at the following website:  https://www.galenaalaska.org/school-board/. Thank you for your support of education in Galena and across Alaska! -Jim Merriner, GCSD Superintendent

    The call-in information is as follows:

    • GCI Teleconference 1-800-315-6338 / Access Code 12053#
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  • Student Council Elections
    All day
    09/16/2021

    Galena City School District’s Student Council elections will be held from September 13th through September 16th.

  • Early Release Day
    1:00 pm
    09/16/2021

    Thursday, September 16th, 2021 is an early out release day for Galena students.

    PreK-8th grade students will be released at 1:00pm.
    High school students will be released at 2:00pm.

    The school bus will be running.

    Also, school is closed on Friday, Sept. 17th. Classes will resume on Monday Sept. 20th.

  • Board Policy Committee Meeting
    4:00 pm-5:00 pm
    09/16/2021

    The GCSD Board Policy Committee is meeting in the Superintendent’s Office on Thursday, September 16th at 4:00 PM.

    View the agenda by clicking here.

    Teleconference info:
    1-800-315-6338 access code 12053#

  • GILA PAC Meeting
    7:00 pm-8:00 pm
    09/16/2021

    We’ll be holding our first PAC meeting of the 2021/22 school year on Thursday, September 16th, 2021 at 7:00 pm. We welcome any GILA families who are interested in participating to join this first informational call-in.

    Dial 1-800-315-6338 code 20531#

    If there are any questions, please reach out to Lilly Ann DeWilde:

    Lilly Ann DeWilde
    Principal of Boarding School Operations
    Galena Interior Learning Academy (GILA)
    lillyann.dewilde@galenanet.com
    Work Phone: (907) 656-2053, ext# 108
    Cell Phone: (907) 978-7524

  • More events
    • Student Council Elections
      All day
      09/16/2021

      Galena City School District’s Student Council elections will be held from September 13th through September 16th.

    • Early Release Day
      1:00 pm
      09/16/2021

      Thursday, September 16th, 2021 is an early out release day for Galena students.

      PreK-8th grade students will be released at 1:00pm.
      High school students will be released at 2:00pm.

      The school bus will be running.

      Also, school is closed on Friday, Sept. 17th. Classes will resume on Monday Sept. 20th.

    • Board Policy Committee Meeting
      4:00 pm-5:00 pm
      09/16/2021

      The GCSD Board Policy Committee is meeting in the Superintendent’s Office on Thursday, September 16th at 4:00 PM.

      View the agenda by clicking here.

      Teleconference info:
      1-800-315-6338 access code 12053#

    • GILA PAC Meeting
      7:00 pm-8:00 pm
      09/16/2021

      We’ll be holding our first PAC meeting of the 2021/22 school year on Thursday, September 16th, 2021 at 7:00 pm. We welcome any GILA families who are interested in participating to join this first informational call-in.

      Dial 1-800-315-6338 code 20531#

      If there are any questions, please reach out to Lilly Ann DeWilde:

      Lilly Ann DeWilde
      Principal of Boarding School Operations
      Galena Interior Learning Academy (GILA)
      lillyann.dewilde@galenanet.com
      Work Phone: (907) 656-2053, ext# 108
      Cell Phone: (907) 978-7524

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  • Vacation Day
    All day
    09/17/2021

    School is closed on Friday, September 17th. Classes will resume on Monday September 20th.

  • Swim Meet
    4:30 pm-7:00 pm
    09/17/2021

    Hutchison @ Hamme Pool

    Warm-ups will be at 4:30pm. Meet will be at 6:00pm.

  • Volleyball Meet @ Monroe
    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    09/17/2021

    Our Galena Hawks Volleyball team will be traveling to Fairbanks for matches over September 17th and 18th at Monroe Catholic High School.

    The match on September 17th will be held at 6:00pm and the match on September 18th will be at 11:00am.

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  • Volleyball Meet @ Monroe
    11:00 am
    09/18/2021

    Our Galena Hawks Volleyball team will be traveling to Fairbanks for matches over September 17th and 18th at Monroe Catholic High School.

    The match on September 17th will be held at 6:00pm and the match on September 18th will be at 11:00am.

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  • Mid-1st Quarter
    All day
    09/21/2021

    Tuesday, September 21st, 2021 marks the middle of the first quarter of the school year.

    Progress reports will be available this week. Please check your email for instructions on how to access the PowerSchool Parent Portal to view this info.

  • Wrestling Interest Meeting
    4:30 pm-5:30 pm
    09/21/2021

    There will be a High School Wrestling Interest Meeting on Tuesday, September 21st, 2021 at 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm in Mrs. Kramer’s room.  If you have any questions, please contact Matthew Conlon.

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  • Geography Club
    3:00 pm-4:00 pm
    09/22/2021

    Wednesday, September 22nd, the Geography Club will feature Germany: Pretzels, BMW, Brats and buildings that are 1,000 years old.  Germany has a rich history and is still one of the biggest European economies.  Join us for an exciting journey into the “Old World.”  Geography Club is for young people in grades 4- 8.  It is held in Mrs. Koontz’s classroom from 3 – 4 on Wednesday afternoons.

    Any questions, contact Mrs. Koontz or Mr. Williamson at SHS.

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  • Welcome Back to GILA Dance
    9:00 pm-11:00 pm
    09/24/2021

    Welcome to the new school year—and our first dance, “Welcome Back to GILA!” Happening on Friday, September 24, 2021 from 9:00pm to 11:00pm at the GILA Sub.

    View the event flyer by clicking here.

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  • First Esports Practice
    All day
    09/27/2021

    September 27th will be the first esports practice of the fall 2021 season. If you have any questions or would like more info, please contact GCSD Activities Director, Cory Stringer.

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  • First Wrestling Practice
    All day
    09/29/2021

    The first wrestling practice of the new school year will be on Wednesday, September 29th, 2021. Schedule details will be available as the date approaches. Any questions may be directed to Cory Stringer, GCSD’s Activities Director, at: 907-656-1205.

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