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USD 497 Invites the Community to a Construction Kickoff Celebration from 10-11 a.m. on Saturday, April 26, at Sunset Hill Elementary, 901 Schwarz Road (Additional parking available at West Middle School). Please join us for a Community Open House and Student Art Show, featuring plans for spring school bond issue construction projects and student work from Cordley, Hillcrest, Kennedy, Langston Hughes, New York and Sunset Hill Elementary Schools and Lawrence Free State High School. Construction Kickoff Ceremony at 10:30 a.m. Refreshments served.


What's New?

Yes! ALL schools will be in session Friday, our Designated Inclement Weather Make-Up Day. Both high schools will make up lost instructional time from March 24-April 18 by adding two minutes to each class on seven-period days (dismissal at 3:19) and five minutes to each class on block days (Wednesday block dismissal: 2:50 and Thursday block dismissal: 2:15).

We invite families of children who will be five years old on or before August 31, 2014, to contact their neighborhood school about Kindergarten Roundup.

Please call Kennedy Elementary, 832-5760, for information about Pre-K enrollment.

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