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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
Disinfecting, sanitization and personal protective equipment were all part of the new normal for the students and staff of the Galion City Schools as they opened the new school year on August 20. Finding hand sanitizer was one of the biggest challenges for the schools in preparing for the start of the new year, and they turned to the Iron Vault Distillery in Galion to help fill that need.
The Galion High School football players and coaches have been working hard all summer to prepare for the 2020 season, and their season kicks off with a scrimmage against Tiffin Columbian at Unckrich Stadium in Heise Park Friday night.
The Galion City Schools Board of Education approved a measure to help families and students during its regular meeting Wednesday, August 12.
Galion City Schools today announced its 2020-2021 program year policy for free and reduced meals for students unable to pay the full price of meals or milk served under the National School Lunch and School Breakfast, After School Care Snack.
The Galion City Schools Board of Education unanimously approved Mr. Sam Staton as the new Assistant Principal of Galion Intermediate School during a special meeting Tuesday, July 28.
The Galion City Schools released its plans for reopening for the 2020-2021 school year on Thursday, July 23.
Governor Mike DeWine announced a mandate that all Ohio residents are to wear face coverings when outside their homes during a press conference on Wednesday, July 22.
As schools around Ohio begin to reopen for the 2020-2021 school year, the Galion City Schools continue to find new ways to be proactive with technology to benefit students, families, and the Galion community.
The Galion City School District Board of Education unanimously approved the appointment of Galion alumna Melissa Miller to fill the vacant seat on the five-member board during its regular meeting on July 13. Mrs. Miller will fill the unexpired term that ends on December 31, 2021.
The Galion City Schools Board of Education approved a change to the district’s 2020-2021 school calendar during its regular meeting on July 13. The board voted to add two additional professional development (PD) days on August 18 and August 19 and move the first day of school for students to August 20.
The Galion City Schools will hold kindergarten registration and screening on August 10 and August 11. Families enrolling kindergarten children should do so by calling the district's Administrative Office at 419-468-3432 ext. 13000.
The Galion City Schools is taking a proactive approach to expand online learning opportunities for its students for the 2020-2021 school year.