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Breaking the Record

Breaking the Record
October 24, 2019

After several years of weight lifting, Senior Joanna Sanchez finally achieved her goal of breaking a school record. Last Thursday on October 10th, Sanchez broke the school record with a back squat lift...

GBHS Students Named Kansas Honor Scholars

Front Row from left to right: Dalton Dicks, Hayden Honomichl, Luke Maneth, Shailey Clark, Jenna Mauler, McKenna Esfeld, Bayle Sandy
Back Row from left to right: Ray Kuhlman, Reagan Schridde, Elaine Hernandez, Mayra Ramirez, Karina Mata, Alyssa Herter, Lane Milholland, Daniel Abbott, Patrick Heath, Allen To
Not Pictured:  Alexis Folkerts, CJ Gibson and Janneth Lozoya
October 8, 2019

The Kansas Honor Scholars from the Class of 2020 have been announced. These students represent the top 10% of their class based on grades earned through the end of their junior year.  Twenty Great Bend...

Student Band’s Rise to Fame

October 7, 2019

"Rage Against Reality" is a student led band that includes Ethan Reneau, drummer; Thain Bowman, bass; and Gavin Young, vocal and guitar. The idea was born back in Reneau and Young's middle school days-...

Panther Pride Band Earns a Great Rating at K-State Festival

Panther Pride Band Earns a Great Rating at K-State Festival
October 4, 2019

On September 28th, the Panther Pride Band joined over 30 other bands attending the Central States Marching Festival at Kansas State University. The bands had two major setbacks at the festival: it was...

Students of the Week

October 1, 2019

Miranda Long "Even though she has had a rough start this year, she is always working hard. She brings a smile on her face every morning. She is always willing to give to others in need."   Trey...

Great Bend Debate Wins First Place Sweepstakes Trophy at Halstead

GBHS Debate Squad brings home 1st Place Trophy
September 30, 2019

This past weekend, Panther debaters earned 13 wins and just 7 losses to capture the first place sweepstakes trophy at the Halstead Invitational. The GBHS squad was led by Seniors, Patrick Heath and...

Great Bend Debaters bring home awards at first tournament of the season

Back Row:  Maddix Pokoroski, Dalton Dicks, Kenia Balderrama, Xanna Smith, Thain Bowman and Dalton Ruble. 

Middle Row:  Isaiah Smith, Malachi Wasson, Katria Kindscher.

Front Row:  Dustin Emig, Bayle Sandy, Skylar Fletcher Adeline Dougherty and Daniel Abbott.
September 24, 2019

The Great Bend High School Debate Team earned 4th place honors out of 14 schools at the Hays High School Arrowhead Debate Invitational this past Saturday, September 21, 2019.   This week’s competition...

Students of the Week

September 24, 2019

Hayden Ensley "Hayden has been very helpful in handing back work and asks clarifying questions that are helpful to all" - Mr. Lewis Blake Agnew "Even though I haven't had Blake in class since...

Students of the Week

September 3, 2019

  Aubrey Smith As a first year teacher at the school, Aubrey has always been cheerful and a big help in class when anything extra is needed to be done. I have counted on her and others...

2018-19 Students of the Week

2018-19 Students of the Week
September 19, 2018

      Blake Penka "Blake has shown great leadership in Advisory. He sets a good example for underclassmen and helps motivate kids to do the activities." -Mr. Hofflinger   Jessica...

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