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DELAYED START

1 Hour Delay on Wednesday – 1/23/2019

Classes begin at 9 AM.
Breakfast will not be served.
No morning Head Start session.

POSTPONEMENTS / CANCELLATIONS

The RHS V/JV/C Basketball game at Smith Center scheduled for Tuesday – January 22nd has been postponed until Tuesday – February 12th in Smith Center.

The RHS Wrestling meet at Russell scheduled for Tuesday – January 22nd has been postponed until Thursday – January 24th beginning at 4:30 p.m.


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BOE APPRECIATION

BOE Appreciation

USD 407 would like to take a moment to recognize a group of volunteers who do great work for all of us at the district. Kansas Association of School Boards establishes each January as School Board Recognition Month. The Board of Education volunteers hours of their time to listen, evaluate, enjoy and envision a great future for students, staff and community. On behalf of all students and staff we want to say THANK YOU for that work you do for us.

Our board members are:  Duane Adams, Andrea Krug Krauss, Matt Nichols, Kevin Ochs, Raeleen Reinhardt, and Char Sohm.

THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU, BOARD OF EDUCATION
for your work in supporting our schools and the students and staff in USD 407!

 


 

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PARENT SURVEY - BUSSING

Posted Date: 01/22/2019

USD 407 needs your feedback regarding ideas on in town pick up or supervised options.  Please take 5 minutes to fill out this very short survey regarding those ideas.  We hope to gather this data . . .

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Board of Education - Meeting Minutes

Posted Date: 01/16/2019

The Board of Education held their monthly regular meeting on January 14, 2019.  Click here to read the minutes. To review minutes from previous meetings, click . . .

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Quinday Recognized For Service

Posted Date: 01/15/2019

THANK YOU, JON QUINDAY for 8 years of service on the USD 407 Board of Education. The multitude of volunteers hours spent listening, evaluating and envisioning a great future for students, staff and . . .

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SES Kindergarten Roundup

Posted Date: 01/07/2019

Simpson Elementary School is in the process of collecting names of prospective kindergarten students for the 2019-2020 school year. If your child will attend school in Russell and will turn five . . .

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Weight Room Hours

Posted Date: 01/04/2019

Starting Monday, January 7th, Coach Jordan Echer will be opening the weight room before and after school until track season begins. The weight room will be open for ANY 6th – 12th grade students . . .

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2019 - 2020 Calendar

Posted Date: 12/14/2018

The district calendar for the 2019 – 2020 school year was approved by the board of education on December 10th. Click here for a printable copy of the . . .

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Notice of Intent to File Application with SBOE

Posted Date: 12/12/2018

NOTICE OF INTENT TO FILE AN APPLICATION FOR PERMISSION TO VOTE AND ISSUE SCHOOL BONDS IN EXCESS OF THE DISTRICT'S GENERAL BOND DEBT LIMITATION   To the Electors of Unified School District No. . . .

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Mobile App

Posted Date: 10/02/2018

Get connected today!!!! USD 407 has a mobile app and it is ready for download from the App Store and Google Play Store. The app is listed as Russell USD 407. . . .

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Survey Results

Posted Date: 08/28/2018

Dr. Jian Sun, Assistant Director from the Fort Hays State University Docking Institute, was in attendance at the special Board of Education meeting on August 27, 2018 to present the results of the . . .

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Twitter

Posted Date: 01/24/2018

USD 407 has established a Twitter 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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Facebook

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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Public Forum Guidelines

Posted Date: 12/07/2017

-- SPEAKERS DURING PUBLIC FORUM -- The Board of Education extends an invitation to patrons to speak during the meeting under the Public Forum agenda item. The following guidelines will be used to . . .

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Alert Solutions - Swift K12 Communication

Posted Date: 11/12/2017

SwiftK12 allows USD 407 to send voice, email, social media and text alerts using real-time contact information from PowerSchool. Automated attendance notifications, low lunch balance alerts, . . .

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BOE Develops Vision Statement & Sets Goals

Posted Date: 11/12/2017

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

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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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