The following is a special message from Superintendent Grubbs regarding the impending winter weather forecasted for Galion:
Students from the Carpentry program at Pioneer Career & Technology Center put the skills they're learning in the classroom to work recently in the Galion community. Juniors and seniors replaced the shingles on the dugouts and press box at the baseball field at Heise Park.
The Galion City School District Board of Education held its annual organizational meeting and regular monthly meeting Tuesday, Jan. 9.
Galion Intermediate and Middle School students competed in a district-wide spelling to determine who would represent the Galion City School District in this year’s Crawford County Spelling Bee. When the dust settled, six students earned the privilege of representing the Tigers in the county competition at Bucyrus High School Jan. 11.
The Galion Elementary School Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) “Pawns on Pawns” chess club will enter its fourth year with 45 students and a new structure.
Galion City Schools will accept qualifications from design professionals to provide design services for site improvements for athletic fields and for a new bus garage.
One of the common statements heard during most high school graduation ceremonies involves graduates commenting that they don't plan on "coming home." However, for more than 50 Galion alumni, that wasn't the case as these individuals returned to Tiger Town to educate future generations of Galion graduates.
The Galion City School District Board of Education approved two resolutions to move forward with plans to expand the campus during its regular meeting Thursday, Dec. 19.
Students from the Galion City School District spent the days leading up to their Christmas break spreading holiday cheer around the Galion community.
The Galion Middle School is partnering with Chipotle, located at 764 North Lexington- Springmill Road in Mansfield, to sponsor a special fundraiser from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. December 19.
The Galion City School District will operate on a two-hour delayed start Thursday, Dec. 21.
Learning to give back to their community and help others has become a fixture in the educational environment for students in the Galion City School District. The Galion Intermediate School fifth grade teachers and students held its annual "Socktober" fundraiser for the fourth consecutive year, and it was another success.
Galion Middle School sixth and seventh grade students are learning about career opportunities that exist in professional and collegiate sports through a free education program sponsored by the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton without ever leaving the comforts of the Middle School!
The Galion Middle School staff and administration is making leadership a focal point of the educational environment this school year with a new program called "LEAD".
The Galion Booster Club is hosting its annual Craft Show from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.at the Galion Middle School Saturday, Dec. 9.
Two new courses at Galion High School are challenging students and helping prepare them for college and beyond. Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management and Integrated Productions Technology were introduced at the start of the 2017-2018 school.
The Galion Intermediate School is among 23 schools across Ohio that will soon have a new water fountains/bottle filling stations thanks to the Delta Dental Foundation (DDF.)
The Galion Community Education Foundation, in partnership with The Community Foundation for Crawford County will participate in the daylong #Giving2sday event Tuesday, Nov. 28.
The Galion City School District Annual General Purpose External Financial Statements For the Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 2017 are available at the Galion City School District Administrative Center.
Students in the Galion City School District spent time celebrating the Thanksgiving holiday prior to the start of the district's Fall Break Tuesday, Nov. 21.
The Galion Primary and Intermediate Schools are excited to host their next family event at the Intermediate School December 4. Galion Art Night will start at 6:00 p.m. and is an opportunity for students, their families, Galion staff and the community to gather together to make Christmas and winter art projects. The evening’s activities are scheduled to conclude at 7:30 p.m.
Six Galion High School students spent time giving back to the community by assisting with the annual Thanksgiving meal at the Galion Golden Age Center Nov. 15. Aaron Barnhart, Brady Bonham, Clay Karnes, Colten Skaggs, Ashley Sallee and Teresa House doned aprons, hair nets and plastic gloves to provide extra assistance in the Center’s kitchen and the dining area.
The Galion Middle School has received the 2017 Momentum Award from the Ohio Department of Education. GMS was one of 219 schools selected out of more than 3,000 statewide to receive this award.
The Galion High School Performing Arts department will present two one-act plays at the Galion Community Theatre Dec. 8, 9 and 10.
The Galion Middle School is conducting a canned food drive to benefit the Ohio Heartland Community Action Commission in Galion through November 20.
The Galion City School District is launching a new support group in the community for grandparents raising children in preschool through twelfth grade. The first meetings are scheduled from 1:00-2:30 p.m. and 6:00-7:30 p.m. at St. Paul United Methodist Church Nov. 16.
The Galion High School will host its 2017 National Honor Society (NHS) induction ceremony 7:00 p.m. in the High School cafetorium Nov. 13.
Art students at Galion High School have joined the Memory Project, a charitable nonprofit organization that invites art teachers and their students to create and donate portraits to youth around the world who have faced substantial challenges, such as neglect, abuse, loss of parents, violence and extreme poverty.
The Galion City School District, in partnership with the Crawford County Sheriff's Office, is excited to announce the return of the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program for the 2017- 2018 school year at the Galion Middle School.
The Galion City School District will be taking time out of the school day to honor America's heroes Thursday, Nov. 9. The Primary and Intermediate Schools, along with the Middle School, will be conducting separate activities to show respect for veterans..