Tag: Schools

District To Celebrate National School Nurse Day

As we show new appreciation for health care workers during the pandemic, Garden City Public Schools wants to thank our school nurses. School nurses support education by looking after individual student health needs, supporting families, and offering school-wide programs. National School Nurse Day is May 12, 2021. This day was […]

School Board Leaders Honored in January

January is School Board Recognition Month and Garden City Public Schools is joining other school districts across the state to acknowledge the important contributions local school board members make to their communities.  The thousands of elected school board members are honored by their schools and communities for their dedication to […]

Spring Semester Starts January 25 For USD 457

The fall semester for Garden City Public Schools will end on January 21, 2021, because the district started the school year later than what was planned.  The late start helped get the district prepared for the start of the school year with the district operational plan for COVID-19.  The spring […]

District To Use Remind As Communication Tool

Garden City Public Schools will be using the Remind system to help improve and streamline communication with our students and families.  Remind offers educators, students, parents and guardians a safe and effective way to communicate about school assignments and grades, ask questions, collaborate and more. Be sure to download the […]

School Zones Active– Back To School Safety Tips

The summer is coming to an end and the school year will soon begin. School will be back in session for Garden City Public Schools on Monday, August 31, and for students this means the excitement of meeting new teachers, making new friends and the opportunity to learn new things. […]

First Day of School for USD 457 Monday, August 31

School will be in session during the morning of Monday, August 31st, for Garden City Public Schools, which is the first day of school for the 2020-21 school year for students in grades kindergarten through fifth grade, seventh grade, ninth and tenth grades and all students new to the district. […]

New Release Times For Schools Across the District

Garden City Public Schools will have the same starting times across the district for the 2020-21 school year, but the ending times will be changing across the district.  The time changes will shorten the daily student contact time by 15 minutes to help teachers with more professional development/collaboration time throughout […]

Stuff The Bus Project Planned

Several community agencies are collaborating for an event called “Stuff the Bus.” The agencies are working together to collect backpacks and school supplies on Saturday, July 11th and Sunday, July 12th from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  The group will be collecting donations in school buses that will be stationed […]

Garden City Public Schools Opens Online Enrollment

Garden City Public Schools opened online enrollment on Monday, May 18, for returning students for the 2020-2021 school year.  Parents will need to go to the district’s website at www.gckschools.com to complete the online enrollment process. Parents will need their Family Access username/password for the enrollment process.  If they do not […]