Welcome to Garden County Schools

Our mission is to provide a quality education through shared responsibility in a safe supportive environment for all students to meet the challenges of a diverse society.

We are “Committed to Excellence”, and we work hard to make the site a primary source for timely information for all users, and a main gateway for improved communication between parents, teachers, students and other members of our community.

School News at a Glance
State assessment (NeSA) testing schedule for April 14-17. 

Elementary: April 14-3rd and 4th Math Day 1, April 15th-3rd and 4th Math Day 2, April 16-5th and 3rd Science and Math, April 17-5th and 4rd Science and Math.

Junior High: April 15-Reading 8th and 7th, April 16th-Reading 7th, April 17-Math 7th and 6th.

High School: April 16-Reading 11th, April 17-Reading 11th

The upcoming TeamMates walk will be held at the Garden County High School, at 1:00 on May 2nd. The 5K will start at 1:30 that afternoon. Registration for the public will be at 12:30. Bikes and strollers will leave from the elementary school at 1:30.
Garden County Schools Safety Update
Posted on 04/22/2014
Due to a recent alleged threat at the Garden County High School (currently being investigated by Garden County Sheriff’s office and the NE State Patrol), Garden County Schools (GCS) have the following safety and precautionary measures in place:  more
Educational Insights 4.14.2014
Posted on 04/14/2014
On April 1st, Judy Amoo, WNCC Dean for Economic and Community Development, spent the day with many of our students at Garden County Elementary! She also brought several WNCC and area specialists with her to provide enrichment to our students in art, music, theater, and health career cluster exploration. It was a great day for our kids.  more
Posted on 04/09/2014
The Ag and Science programs at the high school are trying to develop a outdoor classroom/learning space next to the greenhouse. Please go to www.seedsofchangegrant.com. Enter our zip code - 69154 - or garden name - Garden County Schools - to vote. You can only vote once a day but we need to be in the top 50 in order to move onto the next round so vote everyday. Please feel free to pass this on to anyone you want and please vote EVERYDAY!!!   more
April 1st Fun Day for Students!
Posted on 04/08/2014
On April 1st (no fooling!), WNCC, VOA-WN, GC Health Services, Ash Hollow Art Club, NPPD, community volunteers, and GC School staff provided an educational, fun day for students! High school students not involved in the MAC Music Contest joined elementary students for a variety of sessions. Sim Man Demo, Phlebotomy, Improvisational Acting, Yoga/Nutrition, Zumba, Egg Drop, Career Exploration, Line Dancing, Rotarian 4 Way Test, Gallup Poll Strengthsfinder, Guitar Strumming, Craft Activities, Basic Composition for Photography with iPads, Dr. Scrubbs were the sessions provided throughout the day! The event was a collaborative effort combining WNCC, VOA-WN, GC Health Services, and Garden County Schools. Students had the opportunity to try new things, expand their cultural horizons, and explore possible careers. SPECIAL THANKS to ALL who helped make this day such a success!!!  more
Fifth Graders Learn to Weave
Posted on 03/25/2014
5th graders learn to WEAVE with Kali Mason! On Mon., March 24th, students had the opportunity to see a real weaver in action and try out her looms! They each started an individual weaving project and thoroughly enjoyed her visit!  more
Garden County Teachers Continue to Learn!
Posted on 03/17/2014
Last Wednesday, March 12th, teachers learned new information about marijuana and the impact on our students, as well as reviewed student achievement data for school improvement and student learning goals. Parent conferences and an elementary Family Fun Night were held following the teacher inservice.  more
Lunch Menu
Posted on 10/17/2013
It is the policy of Garden County Public Schools not to discriminate on the basis of gender, disability, race, color, religion, marital status, age or national origin in its education programs, administration, policies, employment or other district programs.   more
Up One Level
Elementary Art Projects
Uploaded: 03 January, 2014
by: sheila.litke