Tag: Garden City Public Schools

Three Teachers Named Crystal Apple Teacher For 2019

Three teachers from Garden City Public Schools were named 2019 Crystal Apple Teachers of Finney County on Thursday, November 14th.  The three teachers who won the highly honored distinction include: Makenzi Johnson, Garden City High School, Paul Lappin, Garden City High School, and Sarah Wise, Kenneth Henderson Middle School.  The […]

Garden City Public Schools Foundation To Award Mini-grants

The Garden City Public Schools Foundation Grant Squad will visit schools on Tuesday, November 12th, to award $200 mini-grants to help teachers enhance their classrooms.  The awards will be presented to teachers in a surprise celebration in their classrooms. The foundation received 20 grant applications from staff around the school […]

Newcomer Education Workshops On Saturday

There will be a number of educational workshops held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 19 at Kenneth Henderson Middle School, 2406 Fleming Street.  The workshops will be for families that are new to the community.  The various departments from the district that will provide presentations include:Supplemental services, Newcomer programs, […]

Middle School Students Make District Band and Orchestra

Band and orchestra students from Horace Good Middle School and Kenneth Henderson Middle School auditioned and made the Southwest District Middle School Honor Band and Orchestra.  They will perform in a concert with other students from around the area on Saturday, November 9th at Dodge City Middle School. The Horace […]

Garden City Public Schools To Celebrate National School Lunch Week

To recognize the National School Lunch Program and the 30 million children it serves every day, Garden City Public Schools will recognize National School Lunch Week from October 14-18, 2019.  The theme, “School Lunch: What’s on Your Playlist,” spotlights how today’s school cafeterias are serving up healthy menu items that […]

BSIC recognized by Civic Advocacy Network

Bernadine Sitts Intermediate Center is one of ten Kansas schools to be recognized with the School of Promising Practice Award for the civic engagement opportunities they offer students.  The award ceremony will be at 1 p.m. on Constitution Day, Tuesday, Sept. 17 in Topeka. The Civic Advocacy Network (CAN) was […]

Crystal Apple semi-finalists announced

The Crystal Apple Committee of the Garden City Area Chamber of Commerce has announced semi-finalists for this year’s Crystal Apple Teacher Recognition program. The committee received 40 applications this year for the 2019 Crystal Apple Awards. The 40 applications were narrowed down to 12 through a blind read by three committee […]