Welcome to Glenwood Community High School

Home of the rams!

Meet the new GHS Principal!

Cole Albright joins the High School as Principal as of July 1, 2022.  Cole's educational career includes a Master of Arts Degree in Education Administration from University of South Dakota and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Education from Morningside College. 

He comes to Glenwood from Thomas Jefferson High School in Council Bluffs, IA. At TJ, his work included overseeing building data and assessments, College and Career Readiness, student discipline, Trauma Informed School initiatives, implementing the MTSS (Multi-Tiered Systems of Support) and PLC (Professional Learning Communities) framework.  He also facilitated curriculum adoption efforts in English, Social Studies, and Science.

Cole looks forward to serving and working collaboratively with the students, staff, and community of Glenwood High School.

Meet the new GHS Associate Principal!

Lorraine Duitsman joins GHS as the new Associate Principal July 1, 2022.  Lorraine's educational career includes degrees from the University of Northern Iowa and the University of Iowa.  She comes to us from Lewis Central High School where she most recently served as an Instructional Coach. 

Partnering with stakeholders to improve learning for all students is something Lorraine enjoys and believes is at the heart of achieving excellence for all students.  She is a skilled facilitator of teams and excels in solution focused meetings.  Her attention to detail and care and support of others ensures that student learning needs and school improvement goals are met.

Lorraine looks forward to working collaboratively with Glenwood teachers, staff, students, and the community!

Summer Activity Camps

Glenwood Ram Activity Program Sponsored Summer Camps

Covid Quarantine Guidance

Please review the following guidelines and make sure that your child follows them if exposed.  Also, please keep your child home if they have one major or two minor symptoms. The symptom list is below:

HIGH RISK (one or more keep home and get tested)

  • new cough
  • shortness of breath
  • difficulty breathing
  • new loss of taste/smell

LOW RISK (two or more symptoms keep home and get tested)

  • fever
  • headache
  • sore throat
  • congestion
  • vomiting
  • fatigue (tired)
  • muscle/body aches
  • runny nose
  • nausea
  • diarrhea 

Should your student test positive for or be exposed to Covid-19, we recommend the following actions listed below or:

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Positive Covid Test

If You Test Positive for COVID-19 (Isolate)

Everyone, regardless of vaccination status.

  • Stay home for 5 days. 
  • If you have no symptoms or your symptoms resolve after 5 days, you can go to work or attend school.
  • Continue to wear a mask around others for 5 additional days.

If you have a fever, continue to stay home until your fever resolves.

Exposure, Under-Vaccinated

If You Were Exposed to Someone with COVID-19 (Quarantine)

If you:

  • Completed the primary series of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine over 6 months ago and are not boosted
  • OR Completed the primary series of J&J over 2 months ago and are not boosted
  • OR Are unvaccinated

Stay home for 5 days. After that, you can go to work or attend school and continue to wear a mask around others for 5 additional days.

If you develop symptoms get a test and stay home

Exposure, Fully Vaccinated

If You Were Exposed to Someone with COVID-19 (Quarantine)

If you:

  • Have been boosted
  • OR Completed the primary series of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine within the last 6 months
  • OR Completed the primary series of J&J vaccine within the last 2 months

Wear a mask around others for 10 days.

However, if you develop symptoms, get a test and stay home.

Principal's Corner

News and Notes for the Week from Mr. Albright

Our New Website

We're excited to showcase our new GlenwoodSchools.org website. Please read an important update regarding many of the new features by clicking on the button below.