Schools

Newcomer Education Workshops On Saturday

There will be a number of educational workshops held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 19 at Kenneth Henderson Middle School, 2406 Fleming Street.  The workshops will be for families that are new to the community.  The various departments from the district that will provide presentations include:Supplemental services, Newcomer programs, […]

Middle School Students Make District Band and Orchestra

Band and orchestra students from Horace Good Middle School and Kenneth Henderson Middle School auditioned and made the Southwest District Middle School Honor Band and Orchestra.  They will perform in a concert with other students from around the area on Saturday, November 9th at Dodge City Middle School. The Horace […]

Garden City Public Schools To Celebrate National School Lunch Week

To recognize the National School Lunch Program and the 30 million children it serves every day, Garden City Public Schools will recognize National School Lunch Week from October 14-18, 2019.  The theme, “School Lunch: What’s on Your Playlist,” spotlights how today’s school cafeterias are serving up healthy menu items that […]

USD 457 Music Concerts Scheduled

Free image/jpeg, Resolution: 1881×1539, File size: 146Kb, Choir Singing Clip Art Free N2 There will be a number of music concerts scheduled during the week at Garden City Public Schools.  The free concerts are open to the public. Horace Good Middle School will present a band concert on Monday, October […]

GCHS To Hold Financial Aid Workshop

Garden City High School will hold a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) workshop on Tuesday, October 15th at 6:00 p.m. in the GCHS Arts and Communication Student Learning Center.  The workshop will provide information to students and parents about federal financial aid for college or vocational-technical school.  You […]

BSIC recognized by Civic Advocacy Network

Bernadine Sitts Intermediate Center is one of ten Kansas schools to be recognized with the School of Promising Practice Award for the civic engagement opportunities they offer students.  The award ceremony will be at 1 p.m. on Constitution Day, Tuesday, Sept. 17 in Topeka. The Civic Advocacy Network (CAN) was […]

GCHS Athletics Hall of Fame announces inductees

GARDEN CITY — Michael (Drew) Thon, GCHS Director of Athletics /Chairman, GCHS Athletics Hall of Fame Committee, has announced that eight individuals, two legendary coaches and two state championship teams are among the inaugural class of inductees into the newly-formed Garden City High School Athletics Hall of Fame. Formed in […]

Crystal Apple semi-finalists announced

The Crystal Apple Committee of the Garden City Area Chamber of Commerce has announced semi-finalists for this year’s Crystal Apple Teacher Recognition program. The committee received 40 applications this year for the 2019 Crystal Apple Awards. The 40 applications were narrowed down to 12 through a blind read by three committee […]

Broncbuster Coffee Shop officially open at GCCC

By SCOTT AUST Director of Communications On Thursday, Garden City Community College celebrated the opening of the Broncbuster Coffee Shop on campus with a ribbon cutting by the Garden City Area Chamber of Commerce. Located between the bookstore and cafeteria at the Beth Tedrow Student Center, the Broncbuster Coffee Shop […]

Witt named Kansas School Nurse of the Year

Polly Witt, RN, who served as the Health Services Coordinator for Garden City Public Schools and recently retired from the district, received the 2019 School Nurse of the Year Award from the Kansas School Nurse Organization during the state conference July 16-19 in Wichita. Witt has been with Garden City […]