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May 01 – May 07
  • 01
    May 1, 2022
    No events
  • 02
    May 2, 2022

    Screen Free Week (May 2 – May 8)

    All day

    The Sidney C. Huntington School is participating in Screen Free Week, May 2nd through May 8th. This is an annual, international celebration when families, schools and communities swap the digital entertainment for the joys of life beyond the screen. There is a full week of activities, including walking, biking, swimming, an activities fair, game night and family night!

    Madeline Solomon Scholarship Deadline

    All day

    The Madeline Solomon scholarship deadline is on May 2, 2022. Available to graduating seniors from Sidney C. Huntington School (SHS) High School, Galena Interior Learning Academy (GILA), and Interior Distance Education of Alaska (IDEA).  The funds are to be used for further education in honor of Madeline Solomon, a native elder and educator who believed in family, native traditions and education as a way to better life for people on the Yukon River.  Click here for more information from the Galena Education Association for 2022.  Please direct any questions to sutton.casey@galenanet.com.


  • 03
    May 3, 2022

    Indian Education PAC Meeting

    6:00 pm-7:00 pm

    The Galena City School District will be holding our monthly Indian Education PAC meeting on Tuesday, May 3rd at 6:00 pm in the SHS Charles Evans Library area.
    Please see the meeting agenda and call-in instructions, to attend by teleconference, below:

    GCI Teleconference 1-800-315-6338/ Access code: 12053#

    1. Call to order
    2. Attendance
    3. Old Business:
    4. New Business:

      Budget Planning for 22-23 school year

    1. Schedule next meeting

    Activities Awards & Employee Acknowledge Ceremony

    7:00 pm-8:00 pm

    We are pleased to announce the reward of the Activities Awards and Employee Acknowledge Ceremony.  The ceremony begins at 7:00 pm on May 3 in the Sidney Huntington School Gym.  This is ceremony is open to the public.

    All of our Galena students who participated in organized school activities and/or sports will be celebrated and highlighted for their achievements this school year! Please join us! We will also recognize the following staff members for longevity awards:

    • Deborah S Koontz
    • Charlie Green
    • Delbert Mitchell III
    • Lillian DeWilde
    • Andrew Ledford
    • Teodora Docoy
    • Richard Ramage
    • Stacee Demientieff
    • Norman Carlo Sr.
  • 04
    May 4, 2022

    Playground Committee Meeting

    6:00 pm-7:00 pm

    GCSD will be holding a Playground Committee meeting on Wednesday, May 4 at 6:00 pm in Sutton Casey’s room.

  • 05
    May 5, 2022
    No events
  • 06
    May 6, 2022

    SHS School Closure Update: Pre-k to 8th Grade

    8:00 am-4:00 pm

    SCHOOL CLOSURE UPDATE: Due to a water issue, SHS students in grades Pre-K through 8th Grade will not have school today Friday May 6th. 
Meals will not be served, and the bus will not be picking up Pre-K to 8th Grade students. SHS High school students will be attending school on the GILA campus, a bus will leave SHS at 8:45am for those that need a ride.

    Prom Decorating (Juniors)

    4:00 pm-9:00 pm

    SHS & GILA Juniors:
    There will be decorating for Prom after school on Friday, May 6th. Ashley Kramer will be providing transportation from the dorms (after school), leaving at 4:15 pm. Students will return for dinner at 6:00 pm and head back over to continue decorating up until 9:00 pm.

    Senior Meeting

    4:15 pm-6:00 pm

    GCSD will be having a mandatory senior meeting on Friday, May 6th in the Composite Auditorium starting at 4:15 pm (or as soon as the second bus arrives).

  • 07
    May 7, 2022

    Prom (Community Invite)

    7:00 pm-8:30 pm

    The community of Galena is invited to view the prom from 7-8:30pm on Saturday, May 7th at the community hall. The junior class along with advisors Katrina and Becca Huntington would like to THANK the community of Galena for all their support and sponsorship. Without you the prom wouldn’t be possible!


    8:00 pm-12:00 am

    This year’s Galena Prom will be held on Saturday, May 7th, 2022.

    Update as of Thurs. May 5:
    Additional event specifics will be available as soon as the full schedule has been finalized by our Junior Class Advisory committee. If there are any questions in the meantime, please direct them to Cory Stringer, GCSD’s Activities Director: 907-656-1205.

    Location:  Community Hall
    Time: 8:00 pm to Midnight