Galion High School Performing Arts is pleased to present the Disney classic “High School Musical, Jr” virtually this spring. Troy, Gabriella, and the students of East High must deal with issues of love, friends, and family while balancing their classes and extracurricular activities.
The Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio’s Crawford County Mobile Drive-Thru Pantry event will be held on the Galion City Schools campus on Wednesday, April 28.
Galion Middle School students and families will have the opportunity to add flair and color to the building during the GMS Family Art Night on Tuesday, April 13. The event is scheduled to take place from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Galion High School will host its 2020-2021 National Honor Society (NHS) induction ceremony Monday, April 12, in the High School cafetorium. The ceremony will begin at 7:00 p.m. Attendance this year will be limited to current members, and inductees may have a party of four to allow for social distancing protocols. The ceremony will be live-streamed on the Galion City Schools Facebook page (facebook.com/galioncityschools) or the district’s YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtyIVgEDzvegrw_i-l8aHsA).
Galion High School senior Simon Shawk was selected as the Crawford County winner of the Franklin B. Walter All-Scholastic Award, presented by Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center on March 16. Shawk carries a 4.0 GPA at Galion High School and is on track to graduate with both his high school diploma and an Associate’s Degree from The Ohio State University in May.
Galion Middle School eighth-grader Cohen Pierce has earned the opportunity to compete for a spot in the Scripps National Spelling Bee competition on March 27. This year’s Ohio Virtual Regional Spelling Bee will feature the top 50 spellers from around the Buckeye state, which includes Pierce.
The Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio's Crawford County Mobile Drive-Thru Pantry event will be held on the Galion City Schools campus on Wednesday, March 31.
Fifth-grade students at Galion Intermediate School wanted to help serve their community and decided on a service project for the Humane Society Serving Crawford County.
Galion School Resource Officer Ralph Burwell wanted to do something to help raise awareness about buckling up among students in the Galion City Schools. The Galion FCCLA (Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America) chapter developed a safety plan with the same goal in mind. The students and Officer Burwell partnered up and “Buckle Up Bracelets” were born.
Kindergarten registration for the Galion City Schools will begin March 1 and continue through April 13. Parents interested in enrolling their child for the 2021-2022 school year should do so throughout the month of March. Any child five-years-old on or before Aug. 1, 2021, is eligible to apply.
Galion City Schools staff and administration will receive their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine on Friday, February 26. The Galion City Health Department will be administering the vaccine to Galion staff members.
Galion Middle School eighth grade students Craig Geiger, Cohen Pierce, and Jillian Capretta can spell so well that they will be representing Galion in the Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center Tri-County Spelling Bee on Thursday, February 18. The competition will be held virtually because of the pandemic, limiting the Zoom call to only participants and coaches or school representatives.
The Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio’s Crawford County Mobile Drive-Thru Pantry event returns to the Galion City Schools campus on Wednesday, February 24.
The Galion City Schools will be hosting a College Credit Plus informational meeting in the Galion High School cafetorium on Monday, February 1. The event is open to any Galion City School District student currently enrolled in grades 6-11 for the 2021-2022 school year.
The 2020-2021 school year has been nothing short of challenging and unpredictable for school districts. The tireless efforts of staff in the Galion City Schools has helped to ease some of that unpredictability and meet the ever-changing challenges, and this school year they’re being recognized with “Tireless” Awards at each building.
The Galion City School District is excited to announce that registration for the 5-Star Step Up to Quality Preschool Program for the 2021-2022 school year begins Monday, February 1. Any interested parents or families can visit the school at 478 Portland Way North to request a registration packet.
The State of Ohio is planning to send an additional round of EBT cards for families with students in the house! If you have a high school student, you must complete the Free/Reduced Lunch application online to receive benefits for those students.
The Galion City Schools will serve as the host site for the Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio’s Crawford County Mobile Drive-Thru Pantry event on Wednesday, January 27.
The Galion City Schools is excited to announce that it is a School Pantry Partner with the Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio for 2021!
The Galion City Schools Board of Education held its first two meetings of the new year with the annual organizational meeting, followed by the regular monthly meeting, on Tuesday, Jan. 12.
Galion Middle School Principal Paul Wheeler is always looking for new ways to get kids involved and included in various aspects of middle school life. Recently, Mr. Wheeler saw kids eating alone at lunch and knew he needed to do something.
The following is a letter sent to families electronically from Superintendent Jennifer Allerding.
The Galion City Schools is excited to announce that its Food Service department has been named a recipient of a $20,000 grant from the Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry Campaign. The purpose of the grant is to support the department’s critical work in ending childhood hunger.
The Galion Middle School will serve as the host site for the Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio's Crawford County Mobile Drive-Thru Pantry event on December 30.
Carlye Bohrmann's husband is a pilot in the United States Army and has been stationed in Korea for the past year away from his wife and three children.
The Galion City Schools Board of Education declared Tuesday, December 15 "Galion City Schools Excellent Pandemic Response Day" during the regular December board meeting.
The pandemic has caused many performing arts organizations to postpone or cancel shows in 2020. However, the Galion Performing Arts department took a different approach to their annual fall stage production by filming their rendition of the Charles Dickens classic, “A Christmas Carol.”
The Galion City Schools is excited to announce the launch of the Teach Me to Learn at Home program for families with children ages birth to 5.
The need for public Wi-Fi connections has grown exponentially since March 2020, and the Galion City Schools is working diligently to increase public Wi-Fi access.
The Galion City Schools is excited to announce that the Galion Intermediate School has received the Bronze Award for its success with Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS) for the second year in a row.