Tag: Award

GCHS Senior Named College Board National Recognition Program Scholar

The College Board National Recognition Program recognized Garden City High School senior Adam Kennington as a College Board National Recognition Program Scholar. He received the National Rural and Small Town Recognition and also the National Hispanic Program Recognition from the program. The College Board National Recognition Programs create pathways to college […]

LiveWell Finney County Establishes Sister Janice Thome Award

Sister Janice Presented with First Annual Award During 20th Anniversary Event LiveWell Finney County, a coalition of professionals from health, social service, education and the broader community, today announced that it has established the “Sister Janice Thome” award in honor of its namesake acknowledging her vast contributions to the community […]

Broncbuster volleyball lands national award

Garden City, KS-As good as Patrick Hiltz’s recruiting class is expected to be for the 2020-21 season, what the second-year coach’s team is doing off the floor is even more impressive.  On Monday, the Broncbusters were recognized as a part of the 2019-20 American Volleyball Coach’s Association All-Academic Team.  “This […]

GCHS Seniors Receive Honors and Awards

Garden City High School seniors have been recognized for their academic achievements and other important honors. The school normally holds a ceremony to recognize the seniors.  But due to the school closure because of the pandemic and social distancing protocols the seniors were recognized through social media. The following students […]

USD 457 Virtual Academy Student Awards and Early Graduates

The Virtual Academy is recognizing students for their academic success.  Sydney Bunch and Laren Hunt have received the Principal’s Achievement Award with a Grade Point Average of 3.5 and above.  Student that received the Academic Achievement Award with a Grade Point Average of 3.0 to 3.4 include: Alexis Dominguez-Aguirre, Vonnyaye […]

GCHS Principal Named Region 6 Principal of the Year

DCIM\101MEDIA Steve Nordby, Garden City High School principal, was recognized as the Principal of the Year for Southwest Kansas (Region 6) on Thursday, April 23rd, by the KASSP (Kansas Association of Secondary School Principals).  He was nominated and selected by principals across Kansas for his leadership, school improvement, dedication, professionalism […]

USD 457 Schools Announces Challenge Award recipients

The Confidence in Kansas Public Education Task Force has named 92 schools, including Edith Scheuerman Elementary School, Florence Wilson Elementary School, Georgia Matthews Elementary School, and Gertrude Walker Elementary School, in the Garden City Public Schools district as recipients of the 2019 Challenge Awards. The awards recognize Kansas schools that […]

Orchestra Teacher Wins Award

Haley Rotenberger, orchestra teacher at Kenneth Henderson Middle School, Charles Stones Intermediate Center, Bernadine Sitts Intermediate Center, Abe Hubert Elementary School, Jennie Barker Elementary School, and Plymel Elementary School, has won the Outstanding Young Teacher award from the KASTA (Kansas chapter-American String Teacher’s Association). She is currently the Middle School […]