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.
The Galion City Schools, with the cooperation of Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center (MOESC), is excited to announce the launch of the new ROAR Before and After School Program.
The Galion City Schools is excited to announce that the Galion Primary School has received the Gold Award for its success with Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS).
The Galion City Schools Board of Education recognized outstanding student achievement during its regular meeting on November 17.
The Galion Primary School, in cooperation with the Galion M.O.M.S. group, is showing its support for community members serving in the military through the “Support Galion Troops” program. The district-wide drive is taking place throughout the month of November.
In years past, students and staff in the Galion City Schools would welcome veterans into their buildings to deliver speeches, enjoy a student musical performance, create an American Flag, and many other experiences designed to show appreciation for their honored guests.
Voters in the Galion City School District approved the district’s renewal levy for the fourth time since 2001. The levy is not a new tax and will continue to provide $1.2 million to the district annually, which represents 5.7% of its general fund operating budget, for the next five years starting in 2021.
The Galion City Schools Board of Education had the opportunity to learn about the district’s food service operations during its regular meeting on Oct. 20. Food Service Director Lorie Pennington presented information about the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) food programs in schools, the district’s free breakfast, and lunch programs, child nutrition waivers, and expected food service program changes in the district.
On October 29, 2020, from 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Galion Middle School leadership team will host its 3rd annual Spooktacular Trick-or-Treat event. This year, due to the pandemic, Spooktacular will be held outside in the parking lots across the Galion City School campus.
Galion City Schools Superintendent Jennifer Allerding shares an update with the Galion community about Level 2 of the school district's Reopening Plan, which is being implemented for the week of Sept. 28 through Oct. 2.
Giving back and serving the community has become a mainstay for students in the Galion City Schools. The Galion Intermediate School fifth grade teachers and students will conduct their seventh annual "Socktober" fundraiser Oct. 1 through Oct. 31.
Social isolation is the overwhelming feeling of being left out, lonely, or treated like you are invisible. Young people who are isolated can become victims of bullying, violence, and depression. As a result, many further pull away from society, struggle with learning and social development, or choose to hurt themselves or others.
The Galion City Schools Board of Education had a full agenda during its first regular meeting of the 2020-2021 school year on September 15.
The Galion City Health Department and Ohio Department of Health have granted a spectator variance for the remaining 2020 home varsity football games for the Galion City Schools. The variance increases in-person spectator attendance from 15% to 22% of capacity at Unckrich Stadium.
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 September 23.
Galion Primary School student Jackson Bowman and the team of Ginny Utz, Amanda Braen, Lindy Edgell, Laura Rigdon, and Amy Johnson were recognized by State Support Team (SST) 7 for their outstanding accomplishments during the 2019-2020 school year.
The Galion City Schools is excited to announce that the district has been awarded more than $2 million in grants.
The Galion City Schools is excited to announce it has implemented a new school menu program to give students and families a more user-friendly experience when accessing school lunch menus and nutritional information.
The Galion City Schools is excited to announce its partnership with WMFD Television in Mansfield, OH to live stream all home varsity football and volleyball games for the 2020 fall season.