Tag: USD 457

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 10th, and Sunday, July 11th, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  The group will be collecting donations in school buses that will be stationed […]

USD 457 Bus Drivers Place At State Competition

The Garden City Public Schools Transportation Department had nine school bus drivers participate in the Kansas State Pupil Transportation Association’s School Bus Rodeo Safety Competition held in Salina, Kansas.  Donna Wedel took third place in the Rookie Mini bus division, Liz Nunez took second place in the Rookie Transit division […]

Test Drive A School Bus Planned For Saturday

The Garden City Public Schools Transportation Department will host an event for the community to come out and test drive a school bus on Saturday, June 19 from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  The event will be held at the Garden City High School student parking lot, 2720 Buffalo Way […]

Garden City Public Schools Summer Bookmobile

The USD 457 Books on the Bus program, better known as B.O.B., will visit various sites in Garden City, Monday through Thursday, starting Monday, June 7th.  The Bookmobile’s last scheduled visit will be held on July 22, 2021.  The Bookmobile will not visit the community July 5th – 8th. B.O.B. […]

GCAEOP Honor Staff For 2020-2021

The Garden City Association of Educational Office Professionals (GCAEOP) held their annual Appreciation Awards.  The organization’s membership selects an Administrator of the Year and Office Professional of the Year, who are recognized in the district for their service. This year the organization honored KJ Knoll, Financial Officer, as the Administrator […]

Summer Food Service Program Begins

Garden City Public Schools continues a program that provides summertime meals to children and youth in 2021.  The meals are free for anyone age 18 and under.  No reservations are needed for the meals.  While meals for youth 18 and under are free, adults my purchase a lunch at a […]

District Honors Retirees and Long-time Employees

Garden City Public Schools has honored long-time employees.  Each year Garden City Public Schools proudly salutes all of its retiring employees and those who continue to serve the district after 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35 and 40 years of service. For many, their service to the district and students […]

GCHS Drama Department Nominated For 8 Theatre Kansas Awards

The Garden City High School drama department has received word that it has been nominated for eight Theatre Kansas Awards. This year, the Music Theatre of Wichita Jester Awards were canceled due to COVID-19, and Theatre Kansas organized an event to recognize musical theatre programs from across the state of […]

Students Receive Awards At Graduation Ceremony

There were a number of students that received awards during the Garden City Alternate Education Center and Virtual Academy graduation ceremony on May 22nd.  Students were recognized for the academic success and achievements.  A number of students graduated in three years as juniors.  There were four students that received the […]

District Honors Retirees & Long-time Employees

Garden City Public Schools is honoring long-time employees.  Each year Garden City Public Schools proudly salutes all of its retiring employees and those who continue to serve the district after 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35 and 40 years of service. For many, their service to the district and students […]