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Free Galion summer lunch program starts June 5

May 26, 2017

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. Free lunches will be provided to children ages 1 to 18 from June 5 through July 28 at four locations around Galion.

Last day of school for Galion students is May 26

May 25, 2017

The last day of school for Galion City School District students will be Friday, May 26, 2017.

Galion fifth graders present $1,600 check to Humane Society

May 24, 2017

Philanthropic endeavors and community service are important values that young people need to learn. Fifth grade students from Galion Intermediate School took on several fundraising projects throughout the 2016-2017, with the largest project being to raise money for the Humane Society serving Crawford County.

Extended classroom opportunities abound for Galion students

May 23, 2017

Galion Middle School sixth and eighth grade students will have the opportunity to experience nature and our nation's capital. Sixth grade students will attend the Mohican Outdoor School May 24 through May 26, while eighth grade students will visit Washington, DC May 23 through May 25.

Free sports physicals for Galion athletes May 24

May 22, 2017

The Galion Athletic Department, in conjunction with Avita Health System, is holding free sports physicals from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the Galion Community Hospital Orthopedic Center, 955 Hossford Road in Galion, Wednesday, May 24.

Galion students show thanks for Treasurer's support

May 19, 2017

The Galion Intermediate School fifth grade classes of Ms. Paula Prince and Mr. Jon Stinehour embarked on a journey to help the community during the 2016-2017 school year. The students developed an idea to help raise money for the Humane Society serving Crawford County.

Galion Elementary PTO Field Days May 18 and 19

May 17, 2017

Each year, the Galion Elementary Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) organizes and hosts a Field Day for students in both the Galion Primary and Intermediate Schools. This year's events will take place on May 18 for the Galion Primary School, while the Galion Intermediate School event is set for May 19.

Galion Key Club hosts annual Reading Fair at Galion Primary

May 16, 2017

Blankets, snacks and books were scattered throughout the Galion Primary School gymnasium floor for a special event May 12. Fourteen Galion High School students, including members of the Key Club and National Honor Society, spent the day with the youngest Tigers during the annual Reading Fair.

Galion school board encourages community involvement

May 13, 2017

The Galion City School District Board of Education members are elected by the community and serve as the voice of the Galion citizens. The members greatly value every citizen's input and feedback on the direction of the district.

Galion Elementary PTO hosting spring book fair

May 12, 2017

The Galion Elementary Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) will be hosting a Scholastic Book Fair Tuesday, May 16, through Saturday, May 20.

Galion seniors receive local scholarships

May 11, 2017

The Galion Community Foundation (GCF) held a special, invitation-only ceremony to award twenty-three scholarships to Galion High School seniors May 10. The total amount of scholarships presented during the evening totaled $36,750.

Raigan White is GHS April Student of the Month

May 10, 2017

Raigan White, a freshman at Galion High School, was selected as the April 2017 Student of the Month. The positive character trait for April at GHS was "showing honesty."

Galion Superintendent named Professional of the Year

May 9, 2017

Galion City School District Superintendent Jim Grubbs received the Professional of the Year Award during the Galion-Crestline Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting and Awards program May 9.

Galion musical groups receive "Superior" ratings at state

May 5, 2017

The Galion High School Symphonic Band and Symphonic Choir each earned a "Superior" rating in their respective Ohio Music Education Association (OMEA) State Large Group Adjudicated Competitions.

Annual Galion Kiwanis Club track invitational is Friday

May 4, 2017

The annual Galion Kiwanis Track Invitational is being held at Unckrich Stadium in Galion Friday, May 5, and is shaping up to be a great event. Field events begin at 4:00 p.m., while the running events begin at 4:30 p.m.

History comes to life at Galion Intermediate Friday

May 3, 2017

Third grade students at the Galion Intermediate School will bring history to life Friday, May 5. The annual Third Grade Wax Museum of Famous People, which features 145 third grade students portraying a famous person of their choosing, will include elements of The Leader in Me program.

2016-2017 Third Quarter Honor Rolls

April 27, 2017

The Galion City School District is pleased to announce the honor rolls for the third quarter of the 2016-2017 school year. Follow the links below to download the respective building's honor roll. Congratulations to all the students, and their families.

Galion students participate in county-wide event

April 27, 2017

Members of The Leader in Me Student Lighthouse team from the Galion Intermediate School participated in the annual Crawford: 20/20 Vision State of the Vision event April 18.

Galion Schools creating exciting and inviting learning environments

April 26, 2017

Studies have shown that students learn in many ways in many different environments. Several classrooms throughout the Galion City School District have undergone a transformation to be more accommodating to students by providing flexible seating in the classroom.

Galion Primary hosting program for families of kindergarten students

April 25, 2017

The Galion Primary School is excited to announce a new free program, “Getting Ready for Kindergarten,” Friday, May 5. The program will be held in the Primary School from 2:15 to 3:15 p.m.

Galion Middle School awarded second place at regional art show

April 21, 2017

Galion students showcased their artwork during the annual Artapalooza art show at Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center (MOESC) April 4-6. The Galion Middle School received the second-place overall award for the Middle School category.

Galion Middle School launches robotics club

April 20, 2017

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) has become one of the fastest growing areas in public education over the last three to five years. Galion Middle School has recognized that growth and launched a Robotics Club for students in sixth through eighth grade.

Galion Elementary PTO enhances education for Galion students

April 18, 2017

The financial challenges school districts face is well documented. Now, more than ever, schools rely on assistance provided by support organizations whose mission is to enhance the educational experience of students. One organization that has been providing this type of assistance for the Galion Primary and Intermediate Schools is the Galion Elementary Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO).

Galion Primary team presents new teaching methodology at state conference

April 12, 2017

Three staff members from the Galion Primary School presented the building’s new teaching methodology for reading assessment and targeted interventions during the Ohio Association of Administrators of State and Federal Education Program (OAASFEP) in Columbus April 6.

Galion students help celebrate the life of Herbert Krichbaum

April 11, 2017

Galion High School choral members joined past members of the GHS choir and Galion Community Chorus to celebrate the life of Mr. Herbert Krichbaum Friday, April 7. The combined choral group performed the Hallelujah Chorus during the ceremony.

Galion Schools introduce school bus tracker app

April 6, 2017

The Galion City School District has introduced a new mobile app, "Here Comes the Bus," to allow parents and families in the district to track their child's school bus daily.

Extended Spring Break for Galion students April 12-19

April 5, 2017

Students in the Galion City School District will enjoy an extended Spring Break this school year. The break begins Wednesday, April 12 with students returning to classes Wednesday, April 19.

Christopher Nolen is GHS March Student of the Month

April 4, 2017

Christopher Nolen, a sophomore at Galion High School, was selected as the March 2017 Student of the Month. The positive character trait for March at GHS was"cooperation."

Galion accepting nominations for 2017 Hall of Fame class

April 3, 2017

The Galion City School District is excited to announce the opening of the nomination process for the 2017 Hall of Fame class. This year's class will be inducted during the Connections Weekend activities at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7.

Galion spring sports coaches bring experience and knowledge

March 31, 2017

The high school spring sports season is underway, and the coaches at Galion High School have worked diligently getting their student-athletes ready to take the field, court and track.

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  • Free Galion summer lunch program starts June 5 Free Galion summer lunch program starts June 5 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. Free lunches will be provided to children ages 1 to 18 from June 5 through July 28 at four locations around Galion. more
  • Last day of school for Galion students is May 26 Last day of school for Galion students is May 26 The last day of school for Galion City School District students will be Friday, May 26, 2017. more
  • Galion fifth graders present $1,600 check to Humane Society Galion fifth graders present $1,600 check to Humane Society Philanthropic endeavors and community service are important values that young people need to learn. Fifth grade students from Galion Intermediate School took on several fundraising projects throughout the 2016-2017, with the largest project being to raise money for the Humane Society serving Crawford County. more