Tag: GCHS

GCHS art students take home awards from FHSU event

Garden City High School art students took 125 pieces of artwork and won 47 awards at the annual Fort Hays State University Student Art Competition on April 17.  Students created their artwork using a variety of mediums and disciplines, including oil, acrylic, encaustic & watercolor painting, clay sculptures, ceramics, fiber […]

GCHS students advance to state in various events

National FCCCLA STAR competition Garden City High School members of the Kansas Association of Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) attended the annual State Leadership Conference and STAR (Students Taking Action with Recognition) Event Competition on April 9 in Wichita.  To move on to nationals, students must place […]

Student job fair scheduled

Garden City High School and Finney County Workforce Connection are partnering to host a Student Job Fair from 8:45 a.m. to 11:25 a.m. on Wednesday, April 24 at Garden City High School.  GCHS and FCWC work closely to help meet the workforce needs of Finney County and educate the youth […]

GCHS media classes rake in the state awards

Photo courtesy GCHS GARDEN CITY — Students from the Garden City High School Buffalo Broadcasting System (BBS) – radio and television classes received 55 awards, including 16 state champions, 21 state runners-up and 18 honorable mention finishes in the Kansas Association of Broadcasters (KAB) state awards competition. According to a […]

GCHS culinary students place at state

Courtesy photo/GCHS Garden City High School culinary students participated in the Prostart State Invitational competition in Wichita on March 6.  The students that competed and placed in the competition include: Ryan Glaze: 1st place in edible center piece; Victoria Ramirez: 3rd place edible center piece; and Lydia Martinez and Daniel […]

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 to hold financial aid workshops

  Garden City High School will hold Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) workshops from 1 to 3 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8 in the GCHS library, and from 6 – 8 p.m. in the GCHS Career Center. The workshops will provide information to students and parents about federal financial […]

Hitz, Stoecklein inducted into GCHS Hall of Fame

Melinda Hitz, class of 1975, and Alan P. Stoecklein, class of 1973, were inducted into the Garden City High School Hall of Fame on Friday, May 11. Hitz received her associate’s degree from Garden City Community College and is a graduate with honors with a Bachelor of Science degree from […]

GCHS Senior to perform at Sydney Opera House

Colten May, a senior at Garden City High School, has been accepted to perform at the Sydney Opera House with an honor band through Honor Performance Series from July 18-23 in Sydney, Australia. The High School Honors Performance Series at Sydney Opera House builds upon the heritage of the Carnegie […]