Tag: coronavirus

GCHS Debate Coach Receives Tech Grant

It was recently announced that Russ Tidwell, Garden City High School Debate and Forensics Coach, received a technology grant for $400 from the Julia Burke Foundation. Tidwell applied for the grant through the National Speech and Debate Association to support virtual speech and debate competition this school year due to […]

GCCC Sees Enrollment Growth During Fall Semester

It has definitely been a challenging year for higher education across the board. Despite the hit that schools across the state and the country have taken, Garden City Community College is pleased to announce that enrollment for the fall semester, as of Oct. 1, is up .3 percent compared to […]

Leave a Legacy Run Going Virtual on Oct. 3

Cancer doesn’t stop for COVID, but neither do the hardworking volunteers from the Leave a Legacy Foundation.To protect the health and safety of cancer patients, participants, volunteers and the community during the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, the Foundation will not be having the annual Legacy 10K and Spirit 5K races in […]

Broncbuster athletics launching new digital ticket platform

By Mike Pilosof Garden City, KS- Garden City Community College is pleased to announce a new partnership with HomeTown Ticketing to become the official online ticketing provider for Broncbuster Athletics. “We are excited about this new partnership,” Director of Athletics, Greg McVey said. “This new initiative will bring our ticketing […]

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 […]

USD 457 Plan Offers Three Learning Options

Garden City Public Schools will be offering different learning options for the 2020-2021 school year.  The goal of the district is to provide a quality education in the safest environment for both students and staff.  The learning options for families to choose for their child include: On-Site Learning, Remote Learning, […]

Board of Education Approves Updated 2020-2021 Calendar

The Garden City Public Schools Board of Education approved an updated calendar for the 2020-2021 school year at the July 30th  Board meeting.  The change to the calendar is to give the district more time to get prepared for the coming school year due to the COVID-19 virus. The original […]

GCCC Prepares to Launch Mobile App for Students

Garden City Community College has partnered with Ready Education, an international technology company, to provide students instant access to campus and academic services directly through their smartphones. Through the new app, students will have quick and easy access to personal course schedules, virtual event calendars, mental health support, community building […]