2018-19 Openings for Second Semester
2018-19 Schools of Choice Important Dates
2018-19 Schools of Choice Application
Please click here for Festival Information
We are launching an anonymous independent reporting tool for our community to use. The reporter will have to sign in to their district google account but no information or email addresses are collected. This is a first round tool and we will continue to improve this over time. Thank you all for being patient.
Students please check your email and take our 7 question survey about bullying. Parents please aid younger students to complete it.
The boys basketball game originally scheduled for tomorrow night (Friday, 11/30/2018) has been rescheduled for tonight. The freshmen game starts at 4:30 p.m.
School has been cancelled for today (Monday, November 26th) due to the Winter Weather Advisory and forecast of snow.
Call of Special Meeting - 11/12/18 @ 5:30 p.m.
Nominations are now open for Hall of Fame. Please pass the word and nominate people that have made a difference in our district.
Please see link below for the form:
Hall of Fame Nomination Form
Join us for a fun autumn run through Essexville at the Inaugural Duke Dash! In addition to the race, there will be events for the kids such as pumpkin decorating, games, face painting and more! Our brand new concessions trailer will also be on site with food to purchase as well as apple cider slushies! We are so excited to demonstrate our commitment to health and wellness and an active lifestyle. All proceeds will go toward equipment to improve our schools' playgrounds.
Go to www.e-hps.net/dukedash for more information or click here for more information.
Board of Education - Call of Special Meeting - June 11, 2018
Click here for more information regarding MME Spring 2018 Testing at Garber.
A few important reminders for everyone regarding Thursday, March 22nd. As you know, we will not have school on this day due to the funeral of Ryan Smigiel. The daycare at Bush and the Boys & Girls Club at Verellen will be open as scheduled. The Engineering for Kids program at Verellen will still take place at their regular time of 4:00 p.m.
The funeral will take place at 11:00 a.m. at St. Jude Thaddeus Parish. Visitation begins at 9:30 a.m. The Garber High School parking lot will be utilized for overflow parking for those not going to the cemetery. Shuttles will run from the bus lane near Cramer to the church before and after the service which is proudly funded by Project DUKE. The first shuttle bus will depart Cramer at 9:25 a.m. and the last at 10:45 a.m.
There will be a livestream of the funeral service in the Garber Auditorium.
There will be a Special Meeting of the Board of Education. It will take place at 5:00 at the Jaffe Administration building. The Board of Education will be considering the following: Budget review, position consideration, and Superintendent goals.
Call of Special Meeting - Monday, February, 12th @ 6:00. Meeting will be held at the Garber High School Library.
2018-19 Kindergarten and Young-5's Informational Night
February 28th 6pm at Bush Elementary
Schools of Choice Important Dates
Schools of Choice Openings
Schools of Choice Application Form
SNow plow bid. Click Here
One last Game
One last halftime Band
One last Dance
One last Cheer
Come out to say thank you to our Seniors!!!
Check out these back to school bundles!
The deadline for registration for Garber flag football has been extended until next Tuesday, September 12th. The coaches meeting will be on Wednesday, September 13th in the cafeteria at Garber High School.
Tryouts for Cramer volleyball for girls in 7th/8th grade will be September 6,7,8 at the Cramer Gym after school. Girls must be present all 3 days of tryouts. Physicals are required to be eligible to tryout.
Please join us for our community barbecue where you can witness first-hand the progress of our Promises Made/Promises Kept/Promises Expanded bond/sinking fund projects. It is August 28th from 3-6 at the parking lot of Garber High School. Hot dogs and Hamburgers will be served free of charge. Our band will be playing at 5:00! Hope to see you there.
Click here for the registration form and additional information. The deadline for signing up is Thursday, September 7th at 3:00 p.m.
Please click on the link below to order Garber football apparel.
Garber football apparel store
There will be 3 volleyball open gym sessions for all 4th - 8th grade girls on August 23, 24, and 25. The sessions will be from 2-4 at Cramer gym. It's a great chance to sharpen your skills for the upcoming tryouts for 7th and 8th grade Cramer girls interested in playing volleyball for the 2017 fall season. - Coach Gordon.
2017-18 School Calendar
Girls Basketball Camp - June 12 - 15 - Registration Form
Boys Basketball Camp - June 12 - 15 - Registration Form
Football Veer Camp - June 29, July 10, July 17 - Incoming 9-12 Grades - Registration Form
Summer STEM Programs
Call of Special Meeting to be held Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 5:30. For more information, click here
The School Board meeting scheduled for Monday, May 8, 2017 has been rescheduled for Monday, May 15, 2017. Click here for details.
Call of Special Meeting
To be held Monday, April 24, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. Click here for additional information.
School has been cancelled today due to unsafe weather conditions.
There will be a Special Board of Education Meeting on January 30th, 2017 at 6:00pm at the Mark Jaffe Administration Building 303 Pine St, Essexville, MI 48732 to consider namely: Expulsion Hearing
School has been closed for today (Tuesday, January 17th) due to icy road conditions.
We are currently experiencing phone issues at all of our buildings. The phone provider is working on the issue. If you need to contact one of the buildings, please use the following email addresses:
email@example.com - Bush Elementary
firstname.lastname@example.org - Verellen Elementary
email@example.com - Cramer Junior High
firstname.lastname@example.org - Garber High School
School has been cancelled for today due to icy road conditions. Ski trips scheduled for today have also been cancelled.
John Martin -remains President
Joe Pergande- new Vice President
Charles Rochow- remains Treasurer
Jill Urban- remains Secretary
Dean Verhaeghe- remains Trustee
Michael O'Neill- remains Trustee
Amber Davis-Johnson- new Trustee
School has been cancelled due to hazardous road conditions and drifting snow.
Second Semester Schools of Choice- Important Dates
Schools of Choice Application
Evening activities including Bush Parent-Teacher Conferences, School Board meeting, Band Concert, and high school practices are being held as scheduled. Cramer girls basketball is cancelled for tonight.
For the band concert, the symphonic band members need to report at 6:30 and the concert band needs to report at 6:50
School has been cancelled due to poor weather conditions.
Charter Spectrum is offering a low cost program for Internet Access for households that meet one of the following criteria: 1)Free or Reduced cost lunch, 2)Community Eligibility Provision (CEP), or 3) Supplemental Security Income (SSI 65 or older). Click here for more information.
There will be a Special Meeting of the Board of Education on Monday December 12, 2015 at 5:30pm in the Garber Library, 213 Pine Street, Essexville MI to consider namely: Board Policy.
Garber Junior-Senior Parent Financial Aid Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, November 17 from 6:00-7:30PM in the Garber Tech Hall.
Please click here for more information regarding Garber's Grab A Seat campaign.
There will be a Special Meeting of the Board of Education on Monday, November 14th at 6:00pm in the Garber High School Library, 213 Pine Street, Essexville, Michigan 48732 to consider namely: Board Policy.
The regular meeting of the Board of Eduction scheduled for Monday November 14th, 2016 at 7:00pm in the Jaffe Administration Building has been relocated to the Garber High School Library 213 Pine St. Essexville, MI 48732.
Notice of Location Change
There will be a special board meeting next Friday, October 28th starting at 9:00 a.m. The meeting is a board workshop regarding goals and policies. Click here for more information.
Click Here for Important Information About Garber's Yearbook
Click Here to Share Your Photos
We are currently looking for substitute teachers. Click on the Willsub image below to apply!
Click here for the 2016 Homecoming Parade Float Entry Form.
The 4th Annual Garber Family Reunion is scheduled for Friday, September 16 from 4 - 7. The varsity football game will then start at 7.
Click here for school supply lists.
Garber Flag Football Registration is now open. Click here for more information.
Building Start/End Times
The School Board meeting scheduled for Monday, August 8, 2016 has been rescheduled for Monday, August 15, 2016 @ 7:00. Click here for more information.
Click here for calendar.
Cramer Girls Volleyball will host an open gym for 5th-8th grade girls on August 17th and 18th from 3 - 5 p.m.
Please watch the video below showing all the hard work and dedication that went into the recent Bush Daycare improvements! Great job!
Call of Special Meeting to be held Thursday, July 14, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. in the Jaffe Administration Building. Please click here for details.
There will be a Special Meeting of the Board of Education on Wednesday July 6, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. in the Jaffe Administration Building, 303 Pine Street, Essexville, MI 48732 to consider name: Budget Hearing
Click Here for Meeting Notice
There will be a Special Meeting of the Board of Education on Monday June 13th, 2016 at 6:00pm, in the Jaffe Administration Building, 303 Pine Steet, Essexville, MI to consider namely: Board Policy- Operations Section
Call of Special Meeting Notice
The regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Education on Monday June 13th, 2016 at 7:00pm will meet in the Jaffe Administration Building 303 Pine Stree, Essexville MI 48732 instead of the Garber High School Library.
There will be a special Board of Education meeting to be held Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. in the Jaffe Administration Building. Click here for more information.
Bush Elementary will be holding a fun fair on on 4/23 from 12-4pm. There will be l games, prizes, bounce houses, hot dogs and popcorn. Games will cost 1 to 2 tickets. You can purchase 10 tickets for $10 and get a bonus prize ticket redeemable at our prize booth. Spend $20 and get 20 game tickets plus 3 bonus prize tickets. We hope to see everyone there!
Notice of Location Change: The regular meeting of the Board of Education scheduled for 7:00pm on Monday April 11th, 2016 in the Garber Library will be relocated to the Jaffe Administration Building, 303 Pine Street, Essexville, MI 48732
School has been cancelled today (Monday, April 4th) due to unsafe road conditions.
The Limited Tax Pledge Notice will be heard by the Board of Education at 7pm on Monday March 14th, 2016 at 7:00pm at the Jaffe Administration Office, 303 Pine Street, Essexville, MI 48732
Limited Tax Pledge Notice
The Bush Elementary 2016-2017 Kindergarten informational night tonight at Bush at 6:00 p.m. will be held as scheduled.
School will be closed today, Tuesday, March 1st due to predicted hazardous weather conditions.
School will be closed tomorrow, Friday, February 26th due to drifting snow in rural areas causing hazardous driving conditions.
School is cancelled today (Wednesday, February 24, 2016) due to predicted hazardous conditions this afternoon.
School has been cancelled for today due to unsafe road conditions.
Due to current weather conditions, all after school activities are cancelled for tonight. This includes athletic practices, fine arts programs, and youth basketball practices. All buildings will be closed for the evening.
Daycare and the Boys & Girls Club will remain open this evening.
School has been cancelled for today, Monday, February 1 due to unsafe road conditions. Thank you and have a great day.
Notice of Location Change:
The regular meeting of the Board of Education schduled for Monday February 8th, 2016 at 7:00pm in the Garber High School Library has been relocated to the Jaffe Administration Building, 303 Pine St. Essexville, MI 48732.
Click here for details
Cramer 7th Grade Ski Trip Reminder - The ski trip is tomorrow (Jan 13th). Please meet at Cramer Jr. High gym at 5:30 a.m. Approximate pickup time is 6:30 p.m.
The regular Board of Education Meeting Schduled for Monday January 11th, 2016 at 7:00pm in the Garber High School Library has been relocated to the Jaffe Administration building.
Notice of Location Change
Important Dates- 2nd Semester
Registration for the upcoming Garber boys basketball program for grades 1-8 is currently open. Registration Form
The regular Board of Eduction Meeting scheduled for Monday, December 14th, 2015 at 7:00 pm in the Garber High School Library, will instead meet in the Jaffe Administration Building located at 303 Pine Street. Essexville, MI 48732
Holiday "Show Off!"
December 5th, 7:30pm
Tickets: $5 General Admission Seating
Ticket sales: GHS Main Hallway, Dec. 1st-3rd 6-9pm, or at the door
The regular board meeting schduled for Monday, November 9th, 2015 @ 7:00pm in the Garber High School Library will instead meet in the Jaffe Administration Building. 303 Pine St. Essexville, MI 48732
There will be a Special Meeting of the Boad of Education Friday, November 6th, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in the Jaffe Administration Building. Meeting will consider namely: a board workshop to provide an update on teacher evaluations.
New requests for proposals are now open for bidding. Click here to view the latest RFPs.
Essexville-Hampton Public Schools announces an enormous change in their School of Choice policy. Our traditional limited Schools of Choice program has been revamped to pilot an UNLIMITED Schools of Choice for the 2016-17 School Year.
School has been cancelled for tomorrow, Thursday, February 25th due to unsafe road conditions.
The location of the Oct. 12, 2015 Board Meeting has been changed from the Garber High School Library, to the Jaffe Administration Building.
The Garber Family Reunion is Friday, September 11th. Click here for details.
Letter and Calendar of Events
Please help Garber High School to expand our current renovation of the Pat Ankney Auditorium to include our stage curtain. Click here to vote EVERY DAY from May 2nd -16th !!!
Please click on the link below to vote for our entry!
Girls going into 7th & 8th grade in the fall who are interested in playing in playing volleyball, there will be open gym at Cramer on the following dates:
The regular meeting of the Board of Education scheduled for 7:00pm in the Garber High School Library on Monday May 9th, 2016 will instead meet in the Jaffe Administration Building, 303 Pine Street, Essexville, MI 48732.
Essexville - Hampton Public Schools will receive sealed bid proposals for the following bid packages.
There will be a Special Meeting of the Board of Education on Monday, May 9th, 2016 at 6:00pm in the Jaffe Administration Building, 303 Pine St, Essexvile, MI to consider namely: Board Policy-Bylaw Section.
There will be a Special Meeting of the Board of Eduction on Monday March 14th, 2016 at 6:00pm in the Jaffe Administration Building, 303 Pine Street, Essexville MI to consider namely: Superintendent's Evaluation.
School starts September 8th.
Please click here for FAQ sheet
The regular meeting of the Board of Education scheduled for Monday March 14th, 2016 at 7:00 pm in the Garber High School Library will instead meet at the Jaffe Administration Building, 303 Pine Street, Essexville MI 48732.