Elementary Summer Learning enrollment is open! This is open to all current USD 379 K-5 students as well as all incoming Kindergarten students for the 23-24 school year. Check out what we have going on and sign up at www.usd379.org/summer #usd379
over 1 year ago, Clay County USD 379
explore summer learning logo
GES Student Council hosted a food drive in February in which Garfield students raised almost 500 non-perishable food items for Garfield’s own student pantry as well as the Lighthouse for Christ. #usd379
over 1 year ago, Stefanie Lane
Donations
GES was so happy to have the CCCHS Tiger Chorale visit us today! What a fantastic group of singers! #usd379
over 1 year ago, Stefanie Lane
CCCHS choir
This past Friday brought our GES students another round of Career Exploration! We were lucky enough to host Mike Peerson, owner of Java Junkies, and Joel Mason, lawyer and county attorney. Our students were fortunate enough to learn a lot from these two gentlemen! #usd379
over 1 year ago, Stefanie Lane
Mike Peerson
Joel Mason
Celebrating two Players on our GES team today, Mrs. Cott and Mrs. Last. We are so thankful for all that they do to support our staff and students. #usd379
over 1 year ago, Stefanie Lane
Lisa Last
Lisa Last's information
Sarah Cott
Sarah Cott's information
See the flyer below for a great opportunity! LES Counselor DeAnna, GES Counselor Sarah, CCCMS Counselor Nick and School, Family & Community Connections Counselor Lisa will be hosting a parent night for LES & GES parents on February 28!
over 1 year ago, Stefanie Lane
Parent Night info.
Attached is our player of the week, Nicole Schurle. Nicole is a fifth grade ELA and Science teacher! Nicole works hard to engage her students in Science labs and the learning process. She develops strong relationships with her students and teammates! We are so thankful to have her on the team! #usd379 #Garfield379
over 1 year ago, Stefanie Lane
Mrs. Schurle
Mrs. Schurle
Today we celebrate DeAnna Coughlin, Counselor at Lincoln Elementary & Sarah Cott, Counselor at Garfield Elementary . Thank you for helping our students Dream Big! Learn more at schoolcounselor.org/role. #NSCW23 #HelpingStudentsDreamBig
over 1 year ago, Clay County USD 379
Deanna and Sarah
National School Counseling Week is Feb. 6-10. We are excited to recognize the work of USD 379's counselors this week. Do you know what #schoolcounselors really do? Spoiler alert: It’s a lot. Learn more at schoolcounselor.org/role. #NSCW23 #HelpingStudentsDreamBig #usd379
over 1 year ago, Clay County USD 379
national counselor week
We are so proud of our Clay County spellers that showed up today to our spelling bee. A special congratulations to Kate Larson of CCCMS for taking home the win! These 9 hardworking GES students were confident, brave and tried their best! We are so proud of how they represented Garfield Elementary. #usd379 #Garfield379
over 1 year ago, Stefanie Lane
GES Spellers
We are looking forward to an exciting week ahead full of spirit! #usd379
over 1 year ago, Stefanie Lane
Spirit Week Poster
This week we are celebrating Mrs. Wohler! She is our player of the week! Mrs. Wohler is a Science and ELA 4th grade teacher at GES. We are so lucky to have her on our Jr. Bengal Team!
over 1 year ago, Stefanie Lane
Mrs. Wohler
Mrs. Wohler's info
What a great Career Exploration Day! We hosted some of our very own staff and student’s family members! A special thanks to Mr. Steenbock, farming and dairy production, Mr. Shivers, construction, carpentry and business owner, and Dr. Luke, Veterinary Medicine. It was a great opportunity for learning! #usd379 #Garfield379
over 1 year ago, Stefanie Lane
Mr. Steenbock
Mr. Shivers
Dr. Melissa Luke
Garfield was so pleased to host our two Kansas Teacher of the Year Teams! Mrs. Ferguson, Mr. Pigorsch, and their colleagues from across the state of Kansas were here for a tour! What a great day to celebrate some of our amazing #usd379 educators!
over 1 year ago, Stefanie Lane
Mrs. Ferguson’s group
Mr. Pigorsch’s group
It's a great day to celebrate Ms. Brenda our Player of the Week. Ms. Brenda is a warm, bubbly, caring paraprofessional at GES. We are so lucky to have her on our team. #usd379
over 1 year ago, Stefanie Lane
Ms. Brenda's info.
Ms. Brenda's info.
We are so proud of all of our students who participated in the GES Spelling Bee. They worked hard, and tried their best! The nine students pictured below are our top spellers moving on in the County Spelling Bee on February 3rd. Congratulations to all of them! Our first place speller was DJ Borgerding! #usd379
over 1 year ago, Stefanie Lane
Spelling Bee students
We are excited to invite you to our READ, LISTEN, LEARN & PLAY Night! It will be scheduled during Conference week on February 21st. Details are in the attached file below. It will be a fun evening to check out our Scholastic Book fair, hear our band play, ask questions about the band and make a quick craft with Project Lead! No need to RSVP, just pop in and say hello!
over 1 year ago, Stefanie Lane
Flyer
Another Friday calls for another great celebration of our "Player" of the Week! We are so thankful for Nurse Suzanne and all she does to support our students and staff at GES! Nurse Suzanne is professional, inviting and caring to all who interact with her! #usd379
over 1 year ago, Stefanie Lane
Nurse Suzanne
Nurse Suzanne Info.
Loving Solutions Are you struggling with a challenging kiddo? Loving Solutions classes will provide you with practical parenting strategies. Classes will meet weekly for 10 weeks over Zoom. Contact Lisa Last (lisalast@usd379.org) to sign up! #usd379
over 1 year ago, Clay County USD 379
Loving Solutions
This week our player of the week is Mrs. Kris Galindo. Kris is our TITLE teacher. She enjoys watching students grow, succeed and reach their goals. She is passionate about GES and the amazing things we do here! #usd379
over 1 year ago, Stefanie Lane
Mrs. Galindo
Mrs. Galindo's info.