Tag: USD 457

Teachers Named Semi-Finalists For Crystal Apple Award

The Crystal Apple Committee of the Garden City Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the semi-finalists for this year’s Crystal Apple Teacher Recognition program. The Chamber’s Crystal Apple Committee is made up of representatives from the business community who look to honor outstanding teachers in Finney County for their exceptional […]

School Zones Active August 9

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 9, and for students this means the excitement of meeting new teachers, making new friends and the opportunity to learn new things. […]

New District Administrators For Garden City Public Schools

Garden City Public Schools has a number of new administrators in leader positions in the district for the 2021-22 school year.  The administrators started in their new positions on July 1, 2021.  Colleen Drees has been appointed to be the Financial Officer.  She is coming to the district from the […]

New Times For Schools Across the District

Garden City Public Schools will have new school start and end times for the 2021-22 school year. The daily student contact time was shorten by 15 minutes last school year.  This was to help teachers with more professional development/collaboration time throughout the year and provide additional time for teachers to […]

Principal Changes at Garden City Public Schools for 2021-22

Garden City Public Schools has appointed a number of experienced staff members to fill key principal and associate principal positions in the district for the 2021-22 school year. Dr. Virginia “Ginny” Duncan will be the associate principal in the Arts and Communications at Garden City High School.  She was the […]

Last Week For Summer Food Program

Monday, July 26, will be the start of the last week for the USD 457 Summer Food program. The last day of the program will be July 31, 2021. The curb site locations include: Jennie Wilson Elementary School from 11:30 a.m.  – 12:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.  Gertrude Walker Elementary […]

Pathway To Teaching At Patrick Dugan’s On Thursday

Join Garden City Public Schools and Newman University at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 22, at Patrick Dugan’s Coffee House, 301 N Main Street, to learn about a pathway to teaching.  People that attend the event will learn about a fast pathway to becoming at teacher, scholarships that Newman University […]