Canton-Galva USD 419 Central Office

P.O. Box 317, 109 S. Main

Canton, Kansas 67428

620-628-4901 (P)  620-628-4380 (F)

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Pathway to the Special Education Classroom

The McPherson County Special Education Cooperative has partnered with Bethany College to create a pathway for students interested in becoming a special education teacher. This pathway provides financial support and a special education teaching position within McPherson County upon graduation and when all program requirements are met.

Click on the Blue, underlined 'Pathway to the Special Education Classroom link, above for more information regarding this program.

Canton Galva Jr./Sr. High is in need of part-time paraeducators! 

Monday/Friday- 7:45-3:45 or 7:45-1:00; 3:00-3:45

     Tuesday/Thursday- 7:45-11:30 or 7:45-1:00; 3:00-3:45

      Wednesday- 7:45-1:00; 3:00-3:45

If you have a passion for working with students please reach out to Sarah Eller at or (620) 241-9400 x 126 to learn more!

Out of District Capacity Information:  2024-25 School Year

New Non-Resident Students open seats for K-12th grade will be published on May 30, 2024 (see Enrollment Capacity and Excess Capacity' chart).  Applications for Non-Resident Student Requests will be available June 1-30, 2024 (see Application for Non-Resident Student Enrollment).  Requests will be received, approved and placed on a lottery basis, according to space availability no later than July 15, 2024.

June 1:  Open seats for K-12 grades posted (Non-Resident Enrollment) 

June 1-30:  Applications accepted for non-resident students. (Non-Resident Enrollment).

July 1-15:  Confidential random lottery conducted for the applications received and open seats available (Non-Resident Enrollment).

Application for Non-Resident Student Enrollment

JBCC - Enrollment of Nonresident Students Policy     

USD 419 Enrollment Capacity and 'Excess Capacity Chart                                                        


USDA Meals for Kids Site Finder

Families can use the tool located at the link below to find directions to nearby sites that offer free meals as well as hours of operation and contact information.

Meals Locations Click Here

We received the following Information from the McPherson County United Way:

We created a McPherson County Community Needs Survey to address the needs of community members and understand how to better serve them in this time of crisis. The link for this survey is: McPherson County United Way Survey

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library

Enrollment for this program is open to residents of McPherson County. Children will be able to receive free, monthly books mailed to their home. It can take up to three months for the first book to arrive. Then based on the child's birth date, age-appropriate books will begin arriving each month until the child turns 5. 

We also encourage enrollment because it will give families greater opportunities to bond with their younger children and improve literacy during this time.  Register your Child for the Dolly Parton Imagination Library 

Keeping our schools safe and healthy is one of the main goals for USD 419.  

USD 419 Plan for Safe Return to In-Person Instruction and Continuity of Services

We work closely with the McPherson County Health Department and KDHE to stay informed about the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). 

Here are some general recommendations to help prevent the spread of any respiratory virus, including the Novel Coronavirus:  

For more information you can visit the CDC website,, or contact the McPherson County Health Department at

Interested in Employment Opportunities with USD 419?

Canton-Galva USD #419 is now taking payments online!

Pay when it’s most convenient for you with a computer or mobile device at This district Web Store even integrates with Powerschool!

Save time and be confident that your payment makes it where it needs to go. You can pay online with eCheck, debit, or credit cards. 

Click here to get PDF of how to use our Online Payment.

Weight Room Use Information - NOW OPEN

The weight facility at Canton-Galva Jr./Sr. High School is available for patron use.   The cost is $50 per year for a swipe card regardless of whether it is for an individual or a family.  A swipe card may be purchased at the Central Office located at 109 S. Main in Canton during regular business hours. 

Each individual that is planning to use the facility will need to complete both the Par-Q and the Weight Room Assumption of Risk forms.  Please click on the links below for the forms.  They can also be picked up at the Central Office.

Weight Room Hours are:

Saturday - Sunday    6:00 a.m - 10:00 p.m.

Monday - Friday   5:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m - 10:00 p.m.


Policy Statement: 

The Canton-Galva School District, USD 419 does not discriminate, and is required by law not to discriminate, on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability in admission, access to, or treatment of its programs and activities. Pursuant to applicable law, disabled individuals shall have equivalent access to the programs, services, facilities, privileges, advantages, or accommodation of any facility owned, leased, or operated by the district. Pursuant to Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Title VI of Civil Rights Act of 1964(2000), and the Boy Scouts of America Equal Access Act of 2001, the Canton-Galva School District, USD 419 does not discriminate on the basis of sex in any education program or activity, including programs, services, facilities, privileges, advantages or accommodations in facilities. 

 Programs, Activities and Employment: 

The Canton-Galva School District, USD 419 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability in the administration of any employment initiative, including hiring, firing, termination, disciplinary procedures, access to or participation in career and technical education, or other related programs and activities. 


Inquiries regarding Title IX (1972), Title VI (1964,2000), Age Discrimination Act (1975), Boy Scouts of America Equal Access Act (2001), CTE programs, or reports of specific complaints, or alleged discrimination should be referred to: 

Jim Struber                                       OR                 Office of Civil Rights

109 S. Main, PO Box 317                                           U.S. Department of Education 

Canton, Kansas 67428                                               8930 Ward Parkway, Suite 2037

Email:                                     Kansas City, Missouri 64111 

Telephone number: 620-628-4901                         Email:

                                                                                      Telephone number 816-268-0550 TTY: 877-521-2172 

 Disability Related Concerns: 

Complaints regarding disabilities and issues under Section 504 and/or the Americans with Disabilities Act and those relating to the provisions of special education services, should be referred to: 

Jim Struber                        OR                              Melissa Strathman

109 S. Main, PO Box 317                                          McPherson Special Education Cooperative

Canton, Kansas 67428                                              514 North Main

Email:                              McPherson, KS 67460

Telephone: 620-628-4901                                        Email:

                                                                                     Telephone: 620-241-9400

No Retaliation: 

Regardless of the means selected for resolving the complaint, the initiation of a complaint of alleged discrimination or misconduct will not cause any negative reflection on the complainant, nor will it affect his/her access to the programs, activities, services, facilities, privileges, advantages or accommodations in facilities provided by the Canton-Galva School District, USD 419. 

 USDA Nondiscrimination Statement

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1) Mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

1400 Independence Avenue, SW

Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2) Fax: (202) 690-7442; or

(3) Email: