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Gibbons Positioning System

The Gibbons Positioning System (GPS) program welcomes 8th grade students who are interested in potentially attending Cardinal Gibbons High School. Gibbons sophomores will host visitors by taking them to classes, joining them for lunch and giving them a look inside the Gibbons Experience.

We welcome you to come engage with us at Cardinal Gibbons and see what everyone is so excited about! Please register below.


GPS Registration

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Come spend the day with us and take part in our GPS program for rising 9th graders!

Please sign up to visit after open House.

The dates for 2018-19 visits will be posted prior to Open House. Please choose only one date for your student.

Student visitors will be paired up with a trained Gibbons GPS guides who will answer your student's questions and at the end of the day your son or daughter will have a new friend! This is a chance to experience the day in the life of a Cardinal Gibbons student filled with awesome teachers, enriching classes, lots of Gibbons spirit and even a free lunch.

If you have a rising sophomore or junior, please contact Mrs. Marianne McCarty, Director of Admissions, to schedule a visit.

 

What to wear?

What do I wear?

Visitors are encouraged to follow the Senior Dress Code on their visit day.

Please view this Dress Code video for ideas on what to wear. 

Most importantly, we want your students to enjoy the day so please do not hesitate to reach out with any questions or concerns.

TWELFTH GRADE MALES • A modest collared and sleeved golf or oxford shirt. • Modest slacks or walking shorts—no denim or jeans of any variation. • Appropriate shoes, sandals, or boots—sneakers are allowed. • Hats may not be worn inside the building. • Senior students are expected to be neatly dressed at all times. This means no t-shirts, tank tops, torn and dirty items, or bizarre and unusual attire of any kind. Sweat pants, athletic pants, pajama bottoms, or other inappropriate pants are not allowed.

TWELFTH GRADE FEMALES • A modest, sleeved blouse, shirt or dress. Dress should be no more than 3 inches above the knee. • Modest slacks, skirts or walking shorts which measure no more than 3 inches above the knee. • No denim shirts, jackets, vests or jeans in any variation. • Appropriate shoes, sandals, or boots—sneakers are allowed. • Hats may not be worn inside the building. • Senior students are expected to be neatly dressed at all times. This means no t-shirts, tank tops, torn and dirty items, or bizarre and unusual attire of any kind. Sweat pants, athletic pants, pajama bottoms, yoga pants, leggings or other inappropriate pants are not allowed.

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    Please see the Gibbons Arts page for details on our diverse range of arts programs.

    Cardinal Gibbons High School has a robust and thriving arts program, with dozens of classes and co-curricular opportunities in music, dance, visual arts and theater.

    If you have further questions about any of our programs, please contact the program director via their email address, found on the respective program's page.

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    Please see the Gibbons Athletics page for details on all our athletics programs.

    Cardinal Gibbons High School's athletics program focuses on excellence and living out our mission, on and off the court and field.

    Gibbons fields teams in over a dozen sports, on both the JV and varsity levels, and competes at the 4A classification in the Cap7 conference, with our neighbors and friends from Broughton, Enloe, Leesville Road, Millbrook, Sanderson, and Southeast Raleigh high schools.

    If you have further questions about any of our programs, please contact the coach via their email address, found on the respective team's page.

     

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    Please see the Gibbons Co-Curricular page for details on all our co-curricular programs.

    Cardinal Gibbons High School believes that what happens before and after school is not "extra" at all, so we call our engagement opportunities "co-curricular" and not "extracurricular".

    Gibbons educators and students collaborate on a incredible range of activities covering the entire spectrum of potential student interests. Maybe your student is into the arts or media studies, or maybe they are into gaming (of all kinds!), or maybe they may want to build robots, or fly drones. Do they want to go deeper into academic topics, and explore books and writing, or learn (and do!) more with physics, biology or math? Do they want to explore their faith, and live out our mission to serve our Church and community?

    At Gibbons, all this -- and much more! -- is available through our co-curricular programs. 

    If you have further questions about any of our programs, please contact the moderator via their email address, found on the respective program page.

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    Please visit our Gibbons Education home page for more details on what sets our educators and a Gibbons education apart.
     
    A Cardinal Gibbons High School education will challenge each student to achieve their full potential, and prepare every student for college and beyond.

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    Please see the Faith & Ministry home page for more details on our many faith-based programs.

    At Cardinal Gibbons High School, our Catholic faith is the foundation for the formation of each of our students.

    Every student serves our community through our Outreach program at least once a year and many students volunteer for one of the various service organizations on campus. Every student has an opportunity to attend a retreat hosted by our Retreats program. And all students take theology classes, attend Mass and can volunteer for our ministry programs. 

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    We are blessed with a vibrant and energetic alumni community who continue to engage with Gibbons in a variety of ways, from mentoring to volunteering and much more.

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