Tag: USD 457

USD 457 Parents as Teachers Blue Ribbon Designation

The USD 457 Parents as Teachers program has earned the Blue Ribbon Affiliate endorsement, which is highest designation a program can earn. The program has been designated a Blue Ribbon Affiliate by the Parents as Teachers National Center. The designation means that the program implements the evidence-based Parents as Teachers […]

GCHS Driver Education Enrollment Set

Enrollment for the spring session of the Driver Education course at Garden City High School will take place Friday, January 15th, at 4:00 p.m. in Room F108 in the Freshman Academy, 2720 Buffalo Way Blvd.  This course is available to Garden City High School students.  There are a limited number […]

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 […]

GCHS Hall of Fame Committee Seeks Nominations

The Garden City High School Hall of Fame Committee is now accepting nominations for the 2021 Hall of Fame inductees.  Nominees must be graduates of Garden City High School.  Other qualifications to be considered include professional accomplishments, community service and the capacity to be a positive role model for the […]

USD 457 Virtual Academy Accepting Enrollment

The USD 457 Virtual Academy is currently taking enrollment of nontraditional students in grades nine to twelve and adults looking to continue their education.  The Virtual Academy is an online school that empowers students to seek an education and earn their high school diploma. The Virtual Academy provides individualized learning […]

GCHS Principal Named Principal of the Year Region 6

Steve Nordby, Garden City High School Principal, was recently recognized as the Principal of the Year for Southwest Kansas (Region 6) 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 and service to students.  […]

GCHS Students Qualify For International Thespian Festival

Garden City High School recently received information that it had two students qualify for the International Thespian Festival (ITF), which will be held virtually this summer. The two students are Adriana Mendoza and Byrant Detvongsa.  They received a Superior rating in Duet Acting qualifying them for the ITF.  Students had […]

Garden City Public Schools Providing Meals To Students

Starting on Tuesday, December 1, 2020, Garden City Public Schools will be providing free grab-and-go breakfasts and lunches from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each school day.  The meals will be delivered curbside at the schools.  Parents can pick up meals for all enrolled students in their household at one […]

Three GCHS Teachers Named Crystal Apple Teacher For 2020

2020 Crystal Apple Teachers: l to r: Yuriy Drubinskiy, Jane Schneider and Biju Kalarikkal    Three teachers from Garden City Public Schools were named 2020 Crystal Apple Teachers of Finney County on Thursday, November 19th.  The three teachers who won the highly honored distinction include: Yuriy Drubinskiy, Garden City High […]