Tag: Reading

After school Program Shows Increases In Reading Scores

An independent matched comparison study of Garden City, Kansas elementary students shows that those attending the Reading Roadmap afterschool programs had higher reading scores than their non-attending peers, all according to school tests.  There will be a press conference to discuss the scores and the impact of the program at […]

USD 457 To Celebrate Read Across America

Garden City Public Schools will be celebrating Read Across America from March 2nd – 6th to promote reading and adult involvement in the education of our community’s students.  Students at Garden City Public Schools will join millions of their peers across the country to celebrate the National Education Association’s (NEA) […]

District To Hold Reading Challenge During Winter Break

Garden City Public Schools will hold “12 Days of Reading Challenge” each day during the winter break starting on Monday, December 23rd.  Families can following the school district on its social media sites and watch for the reading challenge for that day.  Families are encouraged to post a picture of […]