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FINNEY COUNTY PARTNERS TO OPEN REMOTE LEARNING CENTER

Finney County has partnered with the Turning Point Church of the Nazarene toopen a remote learning center that will provide access to and assistance with distance learning forchildren of front-line employees. This partnership was made possible by the SPARK grant and thesupport of the Finney County Health Department.At this time, […]

Elementary School To Open Time Capsule

Gertrude Walker Elementary School will hold a time capsule opening event on Wednesday, December 9, at 1:30 p.m.  The school will broadcast the event live on their Facebook page to follow the district’s operational level protocols to keep everyone safe.  The time capsule was interred on the school grounds in […]

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 […]

Middle School Students Make State Choirs

Choir students from Horace Good Middle School and Kenneth Henderson Middle School auditioned and made the state choirs.  The students will be participating in virtual choirs in which they were selected in February. Hannah Randall, 7th grade student at Horace Good Middle School, has been selected to perform in the […]

Garden City Public Schools Providing Meals To Students

Starting on Tuesday, December 1, 2020, Garden City Public Schools will be providing free grab-and-go breakfasts and lunches from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each school day.  The meals will be delivered curbside at the schools.  Parents can pick up meals for all enrolled students in their household at one […]

Three GCHS Teachers Named Crystal Apple Teacher For 2020

2020 Crystal Apple Teachers: l to r: Yuriy Drubinskiy, Jane Schneider and Biju Kalarikkal    Three teachers from Garden City Public Schools were named 2020 Crystal Apple Teachers of Finney County on Thursday, November 19th.  The three teachers who won the highly honored distinction include: Yuriy Drubinskiy, Garden City High […]

NEW HISTORIC CHRISTMAS CARD EXHIBIT OPEN AT FINNEY COUNTY MUSEUM

    While the Finney County Historical Museum won’t be hosting a holiday open house this year, due to COVID precautions, it has opened its 2020 Christmas Exhibit in the Front Door Gallery.     Entitled “Season’s Greetings, Historic 19th and 20th Century Christmas Cards,” the display features approximately three-dozen antique Christmas cards dating […]

GCHS Debate Students Place at Tournament

The Garden City High School Debate team has been working hard for the last number of weeks competing at tournaments. The following students placed in the Great Bend tournament on Saturday, November 14. They include: Alejandra Facio/Kiley Kilgore took first place (4-0) in JV and Chris Brahmbhatt/Shawn Dreiling had a […]

District Going To Remote Learning Through December

Garden City Public Schools will be closed to on-site classes and move to Level 6 Remote Learning, from the district’s operational plan, starting on Monday, November 23rd.  The decision to move to Level 6 was made due to several positive COVID-19 cases in the community and district along with the […]