Arts

GCHS To Present “Once on This Island Jr.”

The Garden City High School drama department will present Once on This Island Jr. on June 5th at 10:30 a.m. and at 2:30 p.m. on the Florence Wilson Elementary School Playground, 1709 Labrador Blvd., or in the Garden City High School Auditorium, 2720 Buffalo Way Blvd., if there is bad […]

GCHS Drama Department To Present Puffs

Garden City High school drama department will present the hilarious new comedy “Puffs, or Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic”, April 23rd and 24th at 7:00 p.m.  There will be a matinee performance on April 25th at 2:30 p.m.  The performances will be held […]

New Art Exhibition “Stages” Now at Mercer Gallery

The Mercer Gallery is pleased to bring in the University of Kansas Painting Club to wrap up the visiting artists for the 2020/21 academic year. “Stages”, an art exhibition featuring painting students at different points, periods, or steps in their lives, careers, and education, is showcased at The Mercer Gallery […]

GCHS Art Students Receive Awards

Garden City High School art students recently received word on how they ranked in the second annual Mercer Gallery Art Show that took place December 21st through February 5th.  The show was juried by Garden City Community College art students.  Garden City High School winners include: Best in Show was […]

Color & Canon Art Exhibition Coming to Mercer Gallery

The Mercer Gallery is pleased to host Nick Geankoplis,Kyle Johns, and Flor Widmar from February 16th to March 12th. The exhibition titled Color &Canon will feature recent artwork from the artistic trio along with a select group of ceramicstudents’ artwork.Widmar is currently instructing ceramics at Emporia State University, while Geankoplis […]

GCHS Orchestra Students Advance To State Groups

It was recently announced that two Garden City High School seniors in orchestra were selected for the Kansas Music Educators Association (KMEA) All-State Orchestra and All-State 56A Band.  The virtual auditions were held for the All-state instrumental groups during the first week of January.  John Percival, violin, was selected for […]

Garden City High School Students Make District Choir

Garden City High School recently received word that the choir students that made the District Honor Choir were announced.  There will be no performance this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The GCHS students that earned spots in the choir include: Rylan Anderson, Bass 2; Kolby Blackburn, Tenor 2; Lezette […]

GCHS Students Qualify For International Thespian Festival

Garden City High School recently received information that it had two students qualify for the International Thespian Festival (ITF), which will be held virtually this summer. The two students are Adriana Mendoza and Byrant Detvongsa.  They received a Superior rating in Duet Acting qualifying them for the ITF.  Students had […]

GCHS To Present “An Enemy of the People”

The Garden City High School drama department will present “An Enemy of the People”, October 15th and 17th at 7:00 p.m.  There will be a matinee presentation on October 18th at 2:30 p.m.  The performances will be held in the auditorium on the Garden City High School campus, 2720 Buffalo […]