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GCHS Hospitality Program Named to 2019-20 Elite 50

GCHS students in the culinary studies class. (picture is from archives and is pre-COVID 19 restrictions) The Garden City High School culinary program has been named to the 2019-20 Elite 50 from the National Center for Hospitality Studies at Sullivan University, Louisville, Kentucky.  The Elite 50 is an exclusive group […]

City to host Public Meeting for new Comprehensive Plan

What is your vision for the future of Garden City and the Downtown? Share your ideas with us by attending the public meeting for the Garden City Comprehensive Plan and Downtown Plan on Tuesday, March 23d from 6 to 7 p.m. You, your family—including kids, grandparents, friends, and neighbors—are all […]

Spring Cleanup to be held March 29 – April 9, 2021

The Public Works Department will be conducting the annual Spring Cleanup March 29 – April 9.To accommodate the needs of residents, as well as the City collection crews, the City has been divided into eight collection areas to be serviced throughout the cleanup: • March 29: North of Kansas Avenue […]

Garden City Public Schools Foundation To Award Mini-grants

The Garden City Public Schools Foundation Grant Squad will visit schools on Wednesday, March 10th, to award $200 mini-grants to help teachers enhance instruction in their classrooms.  The awards will be presented to teachers in a surprise celebration in their classrooms. The foundation received 12 grant applications from staff around […]

Second Round of Emergency Funding to Benefit GCCC Students

Garden City Community College will distribute $500,000 in federal funding from the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund II (HEERF II) to qualifying students to help alleviate financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.The disbursement from the U.S. Department of Education is intended to reach as many students as possible and […]

Music Concerts Scheduled At Schools During The Week

There will be a number of music concerts scheduled during the week at Garden City Public Schools.  Students will be given a limited number of tickets from the music director so family members can attend the concerts.  Kenneth Henderson Middle School will present a band concert on Monday, March 8th, […]

USD 457 To Celebrate Read Across America

Garden City Public Schools will be celebrating Read Across America from March 1st – 5th to promote reading and adult involvement in the education of our community’s students.  Students at Garden City Public Schools will join millions of their peers across the country to celebrate the National Education Association’s (NEA) […]

Dual Credit Auto Tech Courses Offered in Fall 2021

Garden City Community College is offering tuition-free dual credit Automotive Technology courses to high school students from Garden City, Deerfield, and Holcomb starting in Fall 2021.High school students interested in training for an automotive technology career, getting a foot in the door with local auto shops, and receiving personal attention […]

GCCC Quiz Bowl to Compete in National Championship Tournament

With their strong finish in the online sectional tournament on Saturday, January 23, 2021, the Garden City Community College Quiz Bowl team College proved themselves worthy to play on a national stage. On Saturday, February 27, the team will represent GCCC in a 16-team national competition: National Academic Quiz Tournaments’ […]

GCHS Hall of Fame Nominations Deadline Approaching

The Garden City High School Hall of Fame Committee is now accepting nominations for the 2021 Hall of Fame inductees.  Nominees must be graduates of Garden City High School.  Other qualifications to be considered include professional accomplishments, community service and the capacity to be a positive role model for the […]