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Board of Education - Special Meeting

Posted Date: 01/17/2018

USD 407 Board of Education will hold a special meeting on Monday, January 22, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Russell High School Library located at 565 State Street in Russell,

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Posted Date: 01/10/2018

USD 407 has established a Facebook account to communicate with the public about events taking place within the district. To keep informed with what is happening at USD 407, please follow us on

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Board of Education - Meeting Minutes

Posted Date: 01/09/2018

The Board of Education held their regular meeting on January 8, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. Click here to read the minutes. To review minutes from previous meetings, click

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SES Kindergarten Roundup

Posted Date: 01/08/2018

Simpson Elementary School is in the process of collecting names of prospective kindergarten students for the 2018-2019 school year. If your child will attend school in Russell and will turn five

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Posted Date: 01/05/2018

The job of a school board member is tough, the hours are long and the thanks are few and far between. It is all too easy to put off saying “thank you” to this group of individuals who work

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Vision Statement

Russell County USD 407 is dedicated to providing a culture of learning that will lead the state of Kansas in student success.

Mission Statement

The mission of USD 407 is to teach all students to their fullest potential, provide an appropriate learning environment and prepare students to become functional and effective citizens in an ever-changing world.

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