At Monday nights board meeting Dr. Pete Rosa and the USD #415 Board of Education recognized Jenny Dunn, Kyley Gatz, and Sarah Ronnebaum as this years teacher of the year nominees for their buildings. Mrs. Jenny Dunn was chosen as 2017 Teacher of the Year for USD #415.
USD 415-Hiawatha Public Schools have selected Lonnie Moser as a replacement for outgoing Superintendent Dr. Penny Hargrove. The USD 415 Board of Education voted on Monday, May 8, 2017 to enter into a contract with Mr. Moser. Mr. Moser currently serves USD 505 Chetopa-St. Paul as the Chetopa K-12 Principal and Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction.
A BIG thank you to the Hiawatha Elementary School PTA! PTA recently donated $1,500 for this school years field trips. This was shared among grade levels in order to reduce parents' out-of-pocket cost. PTA assists HES in many areas including teacher appreciation, walking program, outdoor classroom and much more. An upcoming fundraiser is the Carnival, which will be held Friday, April 21, 2017 at Hiawatha Middle School . . .
Kansas Supreme Court issues decision in adequacy portion of school funding case No. 113,267: Luke Gannon, et al v. State of Kansas, et al TOPEKA— The Kansas Supreme Court today issued a unanimous decision in Gannon v. State , holding that the Kansas K-12 public education financing system does not meet the adequacy requirements of the people's constitution. The court stayed the enforcement . . .
Senior Citizen Athletic Passes Annual Asbestos Statement Annual Notification of Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act Lunch Program Regulations SECTION 504 TEXTCASTER REDHAWK ALERTS! Sponsored by Morrill & Janes Bank Protection of Pupil Rights Amendment: Regulation Suicides Prevention Jason Flatt Act Starting Jan. 1, 2017, school districts in Kansas will be required to train teachers and staff as well provide resources for parents every year to spot potential suicide warning signs.