Schools

GCHS Senior Named National Merit Semifinalist

Garden City High School senior Adam Kennington was recently named a Semifinalist in the 66th annual National Merit Scholarship Program.  This academically talented high school student has an opportunity to continue in the competition for 7,600 National Merit Scholarships, worth more than $30 million, that will be offered next spring. […]

GCHS Driver’s Education Enrollment Set

Enrollment for the fall session of the Driver Education course at Garden City High School will take place Friday, September 11th at 4:00 p.m. in Room F108 in the Freshman Academy.  This course is available to Garden City High School students.  There will be a limited number of students that […]

GCHS Auditions Planned For “An Enemy of the People”

The Garden City High School Drama Department will be holding auditions after school on September 2nd and 3rd in the GCHS auditoriumfor the play “An Enemy of the People”.  Auditions are open to any current GCHS student.  Students interested in performing in the play will need to complete the full […]

District To Provide Meals To Remote Learners

Garden City Public Schools will be providing meals to students enrolled in Remote Learning starting on Tuesday, September 1, at designated locations in the district.  The meals will be distributed twice a week on a to-go basis. Menu items included in the meals will be ready to eat and others […]

School Zones Active– Back To School Safety Tips

The summer is coming to an end and the school year will soon begin. School will be back in session for Garden City Public Schools on Monday, August 31, and for students this means the excitement of meeting new teachers, making new friends and the opportunity to learn new things. […]

First Day of School for USD 457 Monday, August 31

School will be in session during the morning of Monday, August 31st, for Garden City Public Schools, which is the first day of school for the 2020-21 school year for students in grades kindergarten through fifth grade, seventh grade, ninth and tenth grades and all students new to the district. […]

12 Teachers Named Semi-Finalists for Crystal Apple Award

The Crystal Apple Committee of the Garden City Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the semi-finalists for this year’s Crystal Apple Teacher Recognition program. This is the 25th year of the program honoring the finest educators in Finney County. The Crystal Apple Committee is made up of representatives from the […]

New Release Times For Schools Across the District

Garden City Public Schools will have the same starting times across the district for the 2020-21 school year, but the ending times will be changing across the district.  The time changes will shorten the daily student contact time by 15 minutes to help teachers with more professional development/collaboration time throughout […]

Early Childhood Screening Clinic Taking Appointments

USD #457 will hold a free screening clinic for children three to five years of age who are Garden City residents. The clinic will be held on Friday, August 21, 2020.  It will take place at the Garfield Early Childhood Center, 121 W. Walnut, Garden City, Kansas.  The screening will […]