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Parent Resources

This section is designed to provide parents and students with important information about district resources, food services, transportation and more.

If you would like additional information or have questions about other district resources, please use our Contact Us form.

Website Accessibility

If you need assistance in accessing any information on this website, please contact Website Accessibility Coordinator Katlin Stiles at 989-705-3080 or email by clicking the link below. 

Pesticide Notification: 

State of Michigan law requires that schools and day care centers that may apply pesticides on school or day care property must provide an annual advisory to parents or guardians of students attending the facility.

Pesticide Prior Notification Request Form


State of the Community Presentation

State of the District Presentation 2022-23

MEAP & Michigan Merit Examination

Understanding the New Michigan Cut Scores


Parent Portal

Student and Parent Sign In


The Gaylord Community Schools use "SendIt" as a phone notification system to alert parents and staff of pending school closures and closure due to inclement weather conditions.  If you are not receiving phone notifications, please contact your child's school to update your contact information.

**Any community member wishing to receive alerts when school is closed due to inclement weather conditions, you can sign up by using the link below.

Click Here       Opt-In Code: 3080


Health Department Services
A National Tragedy - Helping Children Cope
Foster Parents Needed
Foster Parents Brochure
Keeping Kids Healthy

McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act

Please contact the Superintendent's Office or GCS McKinney-Vento Liaison, Karla Hawkins, if you qualify for services available to students under the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act.

Superintendent's Office - 989-705-3009
Ms. Karla Hawkins - 989-705-3018  

Information For Parents

McKinney-Vento Dispute Resolution Procedure

Pamela K. Kies-Lowe
Homeless Education Consultant/State Coordinator for Homeless Education
Michigan Department of Education
Office of Field Services, Special Populations Unit
608 W. Allegan Street
P.O. Box 30008
Lansing, MI  48909
Phone: 517-373-6066
Fax: 517-335-2886