The Galion City School District Board of Education approved the employment of Mr. Paul Wheeler as the new Galion Middle School Principal during the regular board meeting July 17. Mr. Wheeler replaces Mr. Joe Morabito, who accepted a similar position in another school district.
The Galion City School District Board of Education accepted donations from several local organizations during its regular meeting June 19.
Kindergarten registration for the Galion City School District will be held July 30 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Parents enrolling kindergarten children for the 2018-2019 school year should do so by calling the district's Administrative Center.
The Galion City School District, in partnership with the USDA and the Ohio Department of Education, is sponsoring a Summer Food Service Program in Galion this summer.
The Galion City School District hosted its annual staff appreciation breakfast in the High School cafetorium May 25. The district honored an array of staff members for their years of care and commitment to the children of the Galion community.
The 2018 graduating class of Galion High School will receive their diplomas in the High School gymnasium at 6:00 p.m. Friday, June 1, 2018. A total of 101 Galion seniors will be moving on to the next stage of their lives.
The Connections Hall of Fame Committee will accept nominations for the 2018 Hall of Fame class through June 1, 2018. This year's class will be inducted during the Connections Weekend activities Saturday, Oct. 13.
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.
Galion Middle School seventh and eighth grade boys had the opportunity to learn about the keys to success from individuals with a strong personal connection to Galion during the annual Champions Day May 16.
Warmer weather gives way to the annual graduation season for high school seniors. But it also a time for another type of graduation ceremony that focuses on younger students making a commitment to staying drug and alcohol free and making good choices
The Galion Community Foundation (GCF) held a special, invitation-only ceremony to award twenty scholarships to Galion High School seniors May 7. The amount of scholarships presented during the evening totaled more than $33,000.
Oakstone Landscape, a locally-owned family business in Galion, recently donated its expertise to plant four new trees throughout the campus of the Galion City School District to celebrate Earth Day.
More than 25 Galion High School students were recognized during the annual Pioneer Career and Technology Center Awards program May 3.
Galion High School students will be recognized for their hard work and dedication to achieving academic success during the annual Academic Awards program Monday, May 7. The program begins at 7:00 p.m. in the Galion High School cafetorium.
Galion sophomore Alan Evans and senior Clarissa Castle were chosen as the Galion High School winners of the 2018 Crawford County BEST Awards. Evans and Castle, along with educators Mr. Fred Rinehart and Mrs. Tena Eyster, were recognized during the annual celebration May 2.
The Galion Intermediate School will open its doors and welcome guests for a Leader in Me Leadership Day May 8. Community leaders, business owners and others will be in attendance during the event from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
The Galion Primary School will host a Family Literacy Event for families in the Galion City School District with children ages 5 years old and younger Friday, May 4.
The Crawford County Business/Education Advisory Council will hold its annual Crawford County BEST Awards program at 7:00 p.m. at Galion High School Wednesday, May 2, with entertainment provided by the Galion High School Jazz Band beginning at 6:30 p.m.
History will come to life during the annual third grade Wax Museum at the Galion Intermediate School Friday, May 4. The Third Grade Wax Museum of Famous People features 150 third grade students portraying a famous person of their choosing and components of The Leader in Me program.
The Galion Intermediate, Middle School, and High School bands will host the annual spring concert and chicken BBQ fundraiser Saturday, May 5. The event will begin at 5:00 p.m. in the Galion High School gymnasium.
The Galion City School District moved a step closer to constructing a bus garage on the campus when the Galion City Council approved rezoning the property the district acquired around the current school campus as an Educational Services District.
The Galion City School District Board of Education approved an agreement with MKC Architects for the purpose of providing architectural and design firm services for the bus garage and soccer field projects during its regular meeting April 17.
The Galion City School District has been made aware of an individual falsely representing the district seeking sponsorships for book cover ads from Galion area businesses.
Families of Galion City School District students wishing to receive transportation for the 2018-2019 school year will be required to complete and submit a Transportation Request Form to the district's Transportation Department by Tuesday, May 1.
The Ohio Governor's Youth Art Exhibition is the premier student art competition in the state. Approximately 12,000 pieces of original artwork were entered at the regional level, from which 2,500 were selected to move on to the state judging.
Throughout the world, France is known as a land of three hundred cheeses. French people take their cheeses seriously and have a famous saying: “La journée sans fromage est comme la journée sans solei.” A day without cheese is like day without sun.
The Galion Middle School will host two meetings regarding the Washington DC and Mohican Outdoor School field trips for students and their families April 30.
The Galion High School Performing Arts department will present its performance of "Snow White and the Prince" April 6, 7 and 8. All performances will take place at the uptown Galion Community Theater.
Galion High School was one of seven schools around Ohio selected to receive the annual “Award of Excellence” recognition in 2018.
The Galion City School District conducted drug dog searches at the Galion High School and Galion Middle School March 22. The district is pleased to announce that no illegal substances were found in either building.