Tag: Garden City Public Schools

2018 Crystal Apple teachers honored

GARDEN CITY – Garden City Public Schools teachers Sarah Drubinskiy, Violet Dubois, and Sarah Harris were honored by being named 2018 Crystal Apple Teachers of Finney County during a banquet Thursday night at the Clarion Inn in Garden City. Drubinskiy teaches at Charles O. Stones Intermediate Center, Dubois at Horace […]

Teachers awarded mini-grants

GARDEN CITY – The Garden City Public Schools Foundation Grant Squad visited schools on Tuesday, November 13, to award $200 mini-grants to help teachers enhance their classrooms. The awards were presented to teachers in a surprise celebration in their classrooms. The foundation received 44 grant applications from staff around the school […]

School News: Ag Day, Turkey Trot, debate team tourney

Jennie Wilson Elementary to hold Ag Day Jennie Wilson Elementary School will hold an Ag Day from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2. The hands-on educational event will show students the essential role agriculture plays in the region. Students will participate in a number of activities related to agriculture. Local […]

Crystal Apple finalists named

Six teachers from Garden City Public Schools have been named finalists for this year’s Garden City Area Chamber of Commerce Crystal Apple Teacher Recognition Awards. Thirteen semi-finalists were announced last week. The 2018 finalists from the district are: A’Lana Bates Aronson, Horace J. Good Middle School; Sarah Drubinskiy, Charles O. […]

GCHS debate students compete well

The Garden City High School debate team has had a busy and successful month at a number of competitions during October. The team tied for second place in school competition at the Great Bend tournament on Oct. 6.  The following students placed in the tournament: Melanie Varela/Brooklyn Sperry had a […]

GCHS robotics team advances to regionals

The GCHS Robotics Team took first place in the marketing presentation at the KansasBEST hub competition Oct. 20 at Koch Arena on the Wichita State University campus. The team members include: Jose Garcia, Edel Serna, Brian Palacio, Jaelyn Grim, Eli Ulrich. The team also took second place with the robot builders’ […]

GCHS senior named National Merit semifinalist

Chloe Hanigan, Garden City High School senior, was recently named a semifinalist in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Hanigan now has an opportunity to continue in the competition for 7,500 National Merit Scholarships, worth more than $31 million, that will be offered next spring. To be considered for […]

High School, Grade School students to team up on project

The Garden City High School sculpture and graphic design classes are excited to announce that they have teamed up with the fourth-graders at Jennie Wilson Elementary School on a collaborative art project called “Monsters in the Closet.” Erika Victor’s fourth grade art students used their creativity and imaginations to design […]

Little Buffs Cheer Clinic

Garden City High School cheerleaders will hold their annual Little Buffs Cheer Clinic from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, and at 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21st. The clinic is for children three years old through sixth grade. The squad will cheer during the first half of the GCHS […]