Swim Safety 02/26/18
This week, students from Mrs. Byrd’s class participated in a water safety course at the Galax Recreation Cen...
The Outdoor Classroom 02/08/18
On Tuesday, February 06, Mr. Horton’s forestry class and Mr. Carter’s engineering class made the great out...
Three Time State Champi... 03/08/18
Entering the 2017-18 VHSL State Wrestling tournament Galax Junior Joshua Spurlin was 97-15 and ready for the t...
Manufacturing in the mo... 03/07/18
Galax High School dual enrollment welding students recently traveled to Kernersville, North Carolina to tour t...
  • Galax Elementary School students pose for the camera during Dr. Seuss Week
  • Three students who worked on the  programing of the robot for the First Tech Challenge
  • Women's History Month
  • GHS students who participated in the FBLA State Leadership Conference in Reston Virginia
  • A GMS student shows her excitement for Mrs. Ramey's science class
  • These students participated in the FBLA Regional Competition.
  • 6th Grade GMS students in class
  • Mrs. Stuart works with a small group of students during reading.
  • Picture of Officer Curtis Bartlett who was killed in the line of duty on March 9, 2017.
  • Second grade students working on a project
  • Safe Routes to School is holding a public meeting on Wed Sept 20, in the cafeteria at GHS

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Bike Rodeo, Saturday, April 21, 10 a.m., Felts Park. Celebrate Earth Day. Prizes and a bike drawing. Bring your bike and helmet. Sponsored by Galax Safe Routes to School.”

Bike to School Day is Wednesday, May 9th.  Ride to school on your bike for free gifts. Sponsored by Galax Safe Routes to School.



The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) is asking for your assistance in promoting the completion of the survey by each of your families who has a child with a disability and is provided special education services through an individualized education program (IEP) by whatever means you deem appropriate.  Families who have more than one child receiving special education services should be afforded the opportunity to complete a survey for each of their children.

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Why does Galax need a new weight training facility?  Click here and watch the video and learn why.

Click here to access the annual Postsecondary Education and Employment Data published by the State Council of Higher Education.

Galax City Public Schools have been selected to participate in Virginia Project 365, a USDA grant to end childhood hunger.  Two letters have been sent home with students.  Please contact the school office if you have not received these letters. EDECH Letter  VDOE Letter

Las escuelas de Galax van a participar en un proyeccto de Virginia 365 para poner fin al hambre que existe entre ninos.  Los estudiantes han recibido 2 cartas.  Por favor contacten la oficina de la escuela si no recibio estas cartas. EDECH carta   VDOE carta

Click on the link to view the Galax City Schools Parent Involvement Policy

Do your children need health insurance? FAMIS covers kids/teens for doctor visits, checkups, glasses, dental and much more for low to no cost. And you can enroll at any time of the year. Call the Cover Virginia Call Center at 1-855-242-8282 or go online to to find out if your children qualify for FAMIS. Read about all that is happening in your child's school in this week's issue of:

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