USD 419


Canton-Galva USD 419 Central Office

P.O. Box 317, 109 S. Main

Canton, Kansas 67428

620-628-4901 (P) 620-628-4380 (F)

District Report Card

Follow USD 419 on social media:

Twitter feeds:

  • USD 419 @USD419Schools
  • CG Jr/Sr High @cgjrsrsh
  • CG Elementary @usd419cges
  • Superintendent John Denk @cgsupt

CG Activities YouTube Channel

Canton-Galva USD 419 on Facebook

The Eagle Insider Online


  • HS Regional Track at Smith Center has been rescheduled for Thursday, May 16. Field events start at 2:00, preliminaries at 4:30, and finals around 6:00.
  • Pre-enrollment has started. Check out the course selection options here!
  • Check the latest info on sports start times and locations on the CG Athletics page!

NEXT BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING: Wednesday, May 15, at 6:30 PM at the Central Office in Canton.

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Filing and Election Dates

Filing Deadline – Noon on Monday, June 3, 2019, (at McPherson County Clerk's Office)

Primary Election – Tuesday, August 6, 2019

General Election – Tuesday, November 5, 2019

The following position are up for election:

Position 1 - Comprised of the City of Canton and all patrons living south of 56 Highway that is in Canton Township.

Position 2 - Comprised of the City of Galva and all patrons living in the Empire Township that is north of Highway 56 and west of 21st Avenue.

Position 3 - Comprised of all the area in USD 419 that is not included in areas No 1 and No. 2.

Position 7 - At large position - anywhere within the district

Newly-elected school board members will take office on the second Monday in January following the election.

Weight Room Use Information

To encourage greater use of the new weight facility by the public, the Board of Education has revised the fee for the use for the time period of January 1st - May 31st. The cost will be $20 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 during 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.

NEW 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:

John Denk 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:

John Denk 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: