Garden City Public Schools have scheduled open houses for the start of the school year.
Open houses provide parents the opportunity to become familiar with the schools, teachers, and classrooms that their children will be attending.
Monday, Aug. 15
Horace J. Good Middle School, 1412 N. Main St., 5:30-7 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 16
Abe Hubert Elementary School, 1205 A Street, 4:15 – 5:45 p.m.
Alta Brown Elementary School, 1110 East Pine Street, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Buffalo Jones Elementary School, 708 Taylor Avenue, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Edith Scheuerman Elementary School, 1901 Wilcox Street, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Florence Wilson Elementary School, 1709 Labrador Blvd., 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Gertrude Walker Elementary School, 805 W. Fair Street, 4:45 – 6:00 p.m.
Jennie Barker Elementary School, 5585 N. Jennie Barker Road, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Jennie Wilson Elementary School, 1401 Harding Street, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Victor Ornelas Elementary School, 3401 E. Spruce Street, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Bernadine Sitts Intermediate Center, 3101 Belmont Place, 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Charles O. Stones Intermediate Center, 401 Jennie Barker Road, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Kenneth Henderson Middle School, 2406 Fleming Street, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Garden City High School, 2720 Buffalo Way Blvd., 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Kindergarten Meet and Greet at Plymell Elementary School, 20 W. Plymell Road, from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, August 17
Garden City Achieve and the Virtual Academy, 1312 N. 7th Street, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, August 18
Garfield Early Childhood Center, 121 W. Walnut Street, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Monday, August 22
Georgia Matthews Elementary School, 111 Johnson Street, from 4:45 – 6:00 p.m.
The district is asking parents to update their contact information with the schools. The district needs this contact information so buildings can contact families on any updates as we progress through the school year.
First Day of School
The first day of school for the 2022-23 school year will be Wednesday, August 17 with a half-day orientation for students in grades kindergarten through fifth, seventh, ninth and tenth, and all students new to Garden City Public Schools.
The first full day of school for the district will be Thursday, August 18. All classes for elementary through high school will be in session for the start of the 2022-23 school year.
Garfield Early Childhood Center
Garfield Early Childhood Center’s first day of school will be Monday, August 22. There are two sessions held during the day at the school. The morning session will start at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 11:45 a.m. The afternoon session will start at 12:25 p.m. and ends at 3:40 p.m.
An open house is scheduled for 6 – 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 18. The open house provides parents the opportunity to become familiar with the school, teachers, and classrooms that their children will be attending during the school day