Tyler Morren Sugar Beet Staff Reporter “Safari cannot open the page.” This annoying phrase pops up on Internet browsers all over Garden City High School. Students have shown their frustrations and concerns with the Internet browsing restrictions that are put on the computers at the high school.
Jordan Koerperich Sugar Beet staff reporter Many people will be freezin’ for a reason with the annual Polar Plunge upcoming. This event will showcase participants jumping in freezing water appropriately named the polar plunge, the polar strut which is a one mile and 5K outdoor fun run, a polar party, and a costume contest with the theme “All Characters Welcome.”
Hannah Kipp Sugar Beet staff reporter From all the way across the Atlantic, Satvinder Kalley, public service ESL math teacher, is one of the most interesting faculty members at Garden City High School. Kalley was born in a small village called Kila Raipur in northern India in 1959.
Kiana Hankins Sugar Beet Reporter Every year, the Kansas Music Educators Association, or KMEA, hosts the All-State choir, band and orchestra. There are multiple groups for each, such as the 1-4A band, 5-6A band, jazz band, orchestra, treble choir, mixed choir, 3-5th grade choir and 6-9th grade choir.
Olivia Hanigan Sugar Beet staff reporter The GCHS bowling team competed in the WAC tournament at Garden Bowl on February 14th, 2019. They came out on top, winning a total of 83 points for the GCHS WAC standing. Great Bend came in second with 53 total points throughout the season, Dodge City came in third with 36 points, and Liberal came in fourth with two points.
Clothing drives are decades-old ways to give back to those in need. This semester, Garden City High School student council decided to try a new spin on the old idea. Along with other schools and businesses in Garden City, student council is collecting new and used shoes for charity.
Kiana Hankins Sugar Beet Reporter Evita is a story about Eva Duarte Perón, portrayed by Monica Aguilar, arts and communications junior. Perón was a young actress in Bueno Aires who later became the First Lady of Argentina.
McKenna Jagels Sugar Beet Staff Reporter Parent teacher conferences have seen major changes this year. Students and parents are used to meeting individually with each teacher to discuss grades and behavior as well as other topics. This year a new idea was in the works throughout the state involving an Individual Plan of Study (IPS).
Will Keller Sugar Beet staff reporter Some recognizable traits of Valentine’s Day at Garden City High are students dressed up, carrying bouquets of flowers, plush animals, chocolates and of course, sharply dressed Show Choir member performing singing valentines in classes. Garden City High School Modern Show Choir has performed singing valentines annually as a fund raiser.
Julie Calzonetti Sugar Beet staff reporter This swim season was nothing short of satisfaction for the Buffs men’s swim team. Bringing home the WAC title and qualifying several swimmers for the state championship swim meet were just a few of the victories this season. After the WAC defeat, celebration consisted of lots of cheering, triumphant splashes, and pushing coaches in the water as well.