Gilbert Community School District is preparing to welcome all students back to their classrooms on August 27, 2020 using appropriate COVID-19 mitigation strategies. We will be working closely with Story County and IA Dept. of Public Health as well as following recommendations from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). Our planning also provides options for on-line instruction, should the need arise due to health concerns related to COVID-19.COVID-19: Return to Learn, Communication & Summer Resources
If you are planning on filling out the FAFSA, please check out the attachment that will help you gather the paperwork you will need to complete the FAFSA. FAFSA Checklist
Parents of Seniors: Just a reminder to get ready to fill out the FAFSA form by the priority deadline of the school your child will be attending. If you would like FREE and CONFIDENTIAL help completing the FAFSA you should check out the College Goal Sunday events in the area.
Filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is very important!
After October 1st during the senior year and before the priority date the FAFSA form should be filled out. This is how students and parents can get grants, scholarships, jobs on campus, student and parent loans.
If you have any questions please feel free to call 515 232-3738 to make an appointment or ask questions anytime.
The Iowa Financial Aid Application -Combines applications for six undergraduate student financial aid programs into one application process. Students can apply for the following programs through the Iowa Financial Aid Application process:
* All Iowa Opportunity Scholarship (AIOS)
* Iowa National Guard Education Assistance Program (NGEAP)
* All Iowa Opportunity Foster Care Grant (FCG)
* Education Training Voucher (ETV)
* Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship
* Terry E. Branstad Iowa State Fair Scholarship
To complete the application, go to http://www.IHaveaPlanIowa.org
to create or sign in to your account, and click on the blue Iowa Financial Aid Application banner.