Tag: Award

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 […]

Hospital earns prestigious ‘baby-friendly’ status

Albany, NY — Baby-Friendly USA, announces that St. Catherine Hospital has received prestigious international recognition as a Baby-Friendly Designated birth facility and only the second Kansas hospital to do so. Based on the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding, this prestigious international award recognizes birth facilities that offer breastfeeding mothers the […]

Kansas Kruisers Summer Daze Car Show Award presentations

From Kansas Kruisers: “Award presentations today. Thanks to all the Kansas Kruisers for a successful show. Thank you to all participants and spectators. Special thanks to Garden City Ammonia Program – GCAP Racing Team and our sponsors. Lewis Automotive Group. Skeeter’s Body Shop. Keller-Leopold Insurance. Rental Enterprise Kansas. MATCO Tools. Biera Realty Garden City Downtown Vision. Schweiterman inc. Finney County […]