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Kids Connection

Locations and Contact Us

Contact Gretna Kids Connection

Gretna Kids Connection (GKC) is a part of the operation of 
the Gretna Public Schools Foundation. 
It provides affordable before - and after - school care for children 
within the Gretna Public School District, as well as a summer care program.

For information on the Gretna Kids Connection Program, please contact us at 402.612.1241.
Mailing Address:  11717 So 216th St., Gretna, NE 68028                

Gretna Kids Connection Office Information:
Nicole Edwards, Administration Assistant for Registrations & Billing 
Maddie Evans, Administration Assistant for Staff Training and Development 
Jess Perina, Administration Assistant and Document Control Manager

Site Information:

Aspen Creek Elementary

Ariel Hadsell, Site Director 

Corryn Erb, Assistant Director

Falling Waters Elementary

Brady Bickel, Site Director
Katie Epps, Assistant Director 

Gretna Elementary, Harvest Hills & Thomas Elementary                                                                

Megan Vos, Site Director, Jessica Perina, Site Director & Austin Petak, Site Director
Curt Mayer & Ethan Baker & Bailey Olis Assistant Directors

Palisades Elementary                                                            

Liz Virgillito, Site Director
Sydney Perina, Assistant Director 

Whitetail Creek Elementary

Emily Perina, Site Director 

Dylan Stevens, Floating Site Director

*Gretna Elementary, Thomas Elementary and Harvest Hills Elementary are combined for before and after school care at Thomas Elementary. 


Our Impact During the 2021 - 2022 School Year

  • Scholarships Given


  • Student Enrollment


  • Teacher Grants


  • Certified Teachers


Thank you to our sponsors!

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