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GCHS Senior Named National Merit Semifinalist

Garden City High School senior Adam Kennington was recently named a Semifinalist in the 66th annual National Merit Scholarship Program.  This academically talented high school student has an opportunity to continue in the competition for 7,600 National Merit Scholarships, worth more than $30 million, that will be offered next spring. […]

ICYMI: Top Five Posts July 11-17

Here are the top 5 posts from this week on Greater Garden City! We’ve had a few older stories make a comeback ūüėČ FINNEY COUNTY WILDWOOD PARK OPENS TO THE PUBLIC Forged in Elkhart: Local blacksmith to make TV debut GCHS Hospitality Program Named To Sullivan University‚Äôs High School Programs […]

Garden City High School Graduation Planned

Garden City High School has finalized graduation plans for the 133rd Garden City High School Senior Class.  High school administration has planned smaller graduation ceremonies for each of the four academies throughout the weekend of July 17-19. Each ceremony will be held in the high school gymnasium, 2720 Buffalo Way […]

GCHS Debate Students Qualify For National Competition

The Garden City High School (GCHS) Debate Team completed the 2020 season with nine students applying for nationals, and seven earned spots based on the applications that were submitted to the West Kansas National Speech and Debate Association. The application process was for students to qualify for the virtual National […]

GCHS Senior Named To Senior Leaders Conversation Group

Garden City High School senior Ethan Fisher was one of 64 seniors from across Kansas named to the Senior Leaders Conversation group.  The seniors been selected to share their own stories and give guidance to their peers on how to transition from high school to postsecondary plans during the COVID-19 […]

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 […]

Garden City High School To Celebrate National Student Leadership Week

Garden City High School will join thousands of schools throughout the United States, Canada, and around the world to celebrate National Student Leadership Week, April 19‚Äď25. The week is dedicated to recognizing and reinforcing the important role of student leaders. The theme for this year‚Äôs event is ‚ÄúLeadership in Lights.‚ÄĚ […]

In Case You Missed It—April 10, 2020

Here‚Äôs a rundown of the most popular posts from our Facebook and website pages from this week, just in case you missed them! NEW KANSAS SOCIAL DISTANCING RACES ANNOUNCED A local Garden City man continues his marathon training, even after his race has been postponed due to COVID-19.  He‚Äôs organized […]

GCHS Students Qualify For National Competition

Garden City High School qualified two teams for Nationals at the State Educators Rising competition at Emporia State University on Tuesday, February 11th.  The Educators Rising National Conference and competition will take place June 17-21, 2020, in Washington DC. Sofia Montoya took first place and qualified for Nationals in ‚ÄúChildren’s Literature: […]