My Future's so bright, I have to wear shades!

Third graders at Grant Elementary recently read part of The Energy Bus for Kids and learned how to create a positive vision for their future. They then completed an activity in which they drew the vision they hope to have in 25 years.


Good Ol’ Grant was way too quiet for way too long.  While our young panthers were staying safe at home, the hallways were painted and a new, grand panther was “born” that has been ready to greet all who visit Grant. I am almost positive that I saw him grin as our young panthers came bustling in on their first days!

That panther was not the only one grinning!  The whole building came…


Hello Grant families!

Even though we were not able to host an Open House this year, we still wanted to take a few minutes to introduce ourselves to you.

Click on this LINK to view introductory videos from our teachers!

Welcome Back to School 2020-2021!!!

¡Hola! Mi nombre es Troy Berryman y estoy orgulloso de ser el director de Grant Elementary. Estoy emocionado de darle la bienvenida al año escolar 2020-2021. Y estoy emocionado de que los estudiantes y maestros vuelvan al edificio en un par de días. 
Este será un año…

A Message from Mr. Berryman 7-31-20

We can't wait to have students back in our buildings! We are still working hard to keep students and staff as safe as possible, but here are few updates.
There will be no Open House this year. Instead, the teachers and I will post videos introducing ourselves and our classrooms. Those videos will all be housed in one FlipGrid space and will be available by August 10.
Half of our students…

“Everyone can be great because everyone can serve.”

These powerful words from Martin Luther King, Jr. were demonstrated with gusto when Grant’s 3rd grade students helped Mercy Meals pack food for the Philippines back in February. Each class worked for one hour and were able to pack 25 boxes which will feed 5,400 people. Kids can do great things! Our third graders were thrilled and amazed at the difference they made in the lives of people that live…

2020 Census: Everyone Counts!!

Everyone Counts!

Why does the 2020 Census matter for Grant School?

The 2020 Census count impacts federal funds that our community receives each year for important services at Grant.  These services include funding for breakfast and lunch assistance, teacher training and educational needs, such as extra supplies and technology.  By filling out the 2020 Census, it ensures we…

Parent Plan for Student Success

Check out this article from the Nebraska Department of Education on parent plan for student success! 


Earth’s Forces in Second Grade

Grant 2nd graders explored the Earth’s forces in our recent reading unit.   Students learned many ways that Earth’s forces can affect us, including force, gravity, and speed.  

Students had the opportunity to use magnets, as they learned about push and pull forces.  Students learned how to identify the north and south poles.  

Second grade classrooms also welcomed Lee Sherry from…