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Journalism teacher Susan Holbrook's van sits after new snow fell on her shoveled driveway. The district allowed teachers to teach from home on Feb. 16 and 17 due to wind chills below -10.

Students attend remote school despite threat of rolling blackouts

Kylee Barth, Reporter February 18, 2021

 Blackouts across Kansas have occurred these past couple days ever since Monday and may even continue to occur. They have caused many students and teachers to fear that they might lose power and disrupt...

One Stop Shop Information 2021

Kelli Leonard January 14, 2021

For the students staying remote for Quarter 3, the supply pick-up days are listed  1/20/21 - 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm 1/22/21 - 8:00 am to 3:00 pm 1/25/21 - 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm 1/27/21...

January 11th Board of Education meeting

January 11th Board of Education meeting

January 12, 2021

Onsite elementary will return on Wednesday, 1/13 All staff will be returned to working in schools on 1/13 Middle and high school students will return to school on Monday, 1/25. This will be the...

November 3oth Board of Education meeting

November 3oth Board of Education meeting

December 2, 2020

There are currently 334 staff members in usd 259 with a current positive COVID case. At the last meeting only 105 staff members were positive. This is a 229 increase. This has led to 1,137 staff members...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Kansas statistics, Confirmed

COVID 19 update Wichita and Sedgwick county

Kelli Leonard November 18, 2020

  Sedgwick County cases Updated: Nov 18  Confirmed 21,255 Deaths 140 Recovered - Kansas cases Updated: Nov 18  Confirmed 126,639 Deaths 1,266

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