Learning to give back to their community and help others is a fixture in the educational environment for students in the Galion City School District. The Galion Intermediate School fifth grade teachers and students will conduct their fifth annual “Socktober” fundraiser Oct. 1 through Oct. 31.
The Galion Teen Zone after-school program will host an ice cream social for Galion students, their families and volunteers Thursday, Sept 27.
The Ohio School Boards Association held its annual Central Region Fall Conference in Columbus Sept. 19. Galion Building & Loan Bank was recognized as a Friend of Public Education for their support of the Galion City School District for more than 25 years during the event.
The Galion City School District Board of Education recognized a group of volunteers who gave their time during the summer to add a splash of color to the walls of the Galion Middle School during the regular meeting Sept. 18.
The Galion Athletic Department would like to invite all area veterans to the Tigers football game against Marion Harding for a special recognition ceremony Friday, Sept. 28.
The Galion City School District will be hosting its annual Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony Saturday, Oct. 13, as part of Connections Weekend 2018. The event will take place at the Galion Middle School at 6:30 p.m.
Galion High School students gear up for the annual Homecoming festivities every fall. This year is no exception with a full slate of activities for students, alumni and the community. Activities begin with a Homecoming Pep Rally and Bonfire, starting at approximately 6:50 p.m., at the football practice fields behind Unckrich Stadium Oct. 11.
The Galion Athletics Department is excited to welcome students from the Galion Primary and Intermediate Schools for the annual Galion Elementary Night during the varsity home football game against Pleasant Friday, Sept. 14.
The following are immunization requirements for all 7th grade students at Galion Middle School and all seniors at Galion High School. All students in these two grades must have proof of immunization or an appointment for immunization by Monday, Sept. 10, 2018.
For more than forty years, the Galion City School District and its cross country program have been the driving force behind one of the premiere cross country meets in the country. The annual Galion Cross Country Festival is being held at the Amann's Reservoir outside Galion Saturday, Sept. 15, and is shaping up to be a tremendous event.
A group of Galion High School students are collecting unwanted crayons and markers in an effort to support their group's focus on recycling. Teen Green is a student-activities group that primarily focuses on recycling within the High School. The group also works to educate younger Galion students about the importance of recycling and how not recycling can negatively impact the Earth.
The Galion Primary and Intermediate Schools will host a new kind of open house for students and their families starting at 4:00 p.m. in each building Thursday. Students and their families will have the opportunity to visit four stations in each building that will include the student’s classroom, the cafetorium, lobby or gymnasium in their respective building and the Galion Elementary Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) table.
A new school year is an exciting time for students, families and staff members. The Galion City School District welcomed twelve new staff members to the Tiger family with the beginning of the 2018-2019 school year. Learn more about each one of the new staff members below.
The Galion City School District Board of Education approved the hiring of Galion alumna Shani Rush as the new head coach of the Lady Tigers basketball program during their regular meeting August 21.
The Galion High School and Galion Middle School, in an effort to increase student safety, will implement changes to the traffic patterns for those families who drop off and pick up their students each school day. The changes will begin with the first day of classes on Monday, August 20.
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.