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USD 272 Board Meetings
(Public Access Via Zoom Until Further Notice)
*Due to Covid-19 guidance and mandates from the National, State, and County levels,
USD 272 will conduct its Board Meetings virtually until further notice.
The public can access the board meetings to view and/or hear the meetings take place via the Zoom link below. The Board meetings are normally the 2nd Monday of each month at 6 pm, and the link will be live by 5:50 pm on those nights.
USD 272 Board Meeting Zoom Link
Meeting ID: 607 262 096
Computer Password: 6b3Ctk
Phone Password: 412741
Upcoming Board Meeting Dates & Times
Nov 9th, 2020 @ 6 pm
December 14th, 2020 @ 6pm
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Call or Text 785-534-6260 for Questions, Concerns, or Needs Regarding Continuous Learning Plan, Meals, Tech Help, Etc.read more
If you have any questions, concerns, or needs regarding the Continuous Learning Plan for your child, meals that we have been providing across the district, tech questions, or any other needs, please call or text 785-534-6260, and a staff member from the appropriate school building or the district office will be in touch with you as soon as possible. You can also call the school buildings or district office directly at the following numbers:
- Waconda School District Office: 785-781-4328
- Lakeside Jr/Sr. High School: 785-454-3332
- Lakeside Elementary School: 785-781-4911
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On March 17, 2020 Governor Laura Kelly announced all school facilities will close for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year. However, USD 272 Board of Education, administration team, and staff will work with the Kansas State Department of Education to develop alternative learning opportunities for all students and will share more information soon on what that looks like for our school district.
We understand the hardship a school closure places on our families as well as the social and emotional impact it may have on our students. Our district leadership team and staff will be working on ways to continue student learning, provide breakfast and lunch for our students, and follow the guidelines that have been put in place for schools around the state.
We are also working on solutions to other critical issues, such as what this means for our seniors and how this will affect next school year. We will provide updates on these issues as soon as the information is available. Due to the planning and resource organizing that needs to take place with staff next week, we do not anticipate delivering any type of instruction to students prior to Monday, March 30, 2020. We will do our best to effectively implement a continuous learning opportunity for all students, and I will be sharing what this means for families in our district as soon as I can. Please remember that we are not able to continue school for the rest of this semester in the way we knew it. Things will look much differently, and it is important that we all work together to make the continuous learning implementation a success for our students during the remainder of this school year.
We are committed to working together as a community to support one another throughout these unprecedented times, and communication will remain a top priority. Please check our district website and facebook postings for updates and more information. Additionally, the school notification system will be used to keep parents informed of our progress and implementation of a continuous learning system to do what is best for kids during this unprecedented change.
As a reminder, this school closure is in response to the current public health crisis. The focus should remain on preventing the spread of the coronavirus, or COVID-19 as it is also referred to. If you have questions or concerns, please contact the district office, but remember that we will send out more information as soon as we can. You can also email me at email@example.com if you have questions, concerns, comments, etc. Please check the following resources for the most up-to-date information regarding this health crisis.
Mr. Jesse Janssen, USD 272 Superintendent
Mrs. Jessica Scott, USD 272 Board President
Phone Numbers and Email Addressesread more
708 Locust St.P.O. Box 326Cawker City, KS 67430Phone 785-781-4328Fax 785-781-4318E-MAIL LISTINGS
Jesse Janssen, Superintendent -- firstname.lastname@example.org
Sandy Hake, Board Clerk -- email@example.com
Debbie Taylor, Treasurer -- firstname.lastname@example.org
Charlene Beougher, School Nurse -- email@example.com
Amanda McGuire, Parents as Teachers -- firstname.lastname@example.org
Jessica Reinert, Social Worker -- email@example.comLakeside Elementary School913 7th St., P.O. Box 46Cawker City, KS 67430PHONE 785-781-4911FAX 785-781-4861E-MAIL LISTINGSKayla Hamilton, Principal -- firstname.lastname@example.orgChelsi Remus, Secretary - email@example.comKathy Slipke, Secretary -- firstname.lastname@example.orgDarci Seehafer, 3 yr Preschool - email@example.comChristina Gradig, Preschool - firstname.lastname@example.orgKelli Hennes, Kindergarten -- email@example.comAshley Harris, 1st Grade -- firstname.lastname@example.orgCindy Clausen, 2nd Grade - email@example.comKarolee Wiles, 3rd Grade - firstname.lastname@example.orgBarbara Palen, 4th Grade - email@example.comLynn Wacker, 5th Grade - firstname.lastname@example.org
Christine Greif, Title I Coordinator - email@example.comScott Jermark, P.E. - firstname.lastname@example.orgSilvia Wohlbrandt, Spanish - email@example.com
Catrina Wilson, Elementary Art - firstname.lastname@example.orgKatrina Long, Band -- email@example.com
Stacy DeBey, Title I Para- firstname.lastname@example.orgJulie Schmitt, Title I Para - email@example.comJudy Gasper, Reading coach-- firstname.lastname@example.orgAnna Schoen, Special Education (Speech Pathologist) -- email@example.comStephanie Draayer, Special Education -- firstname.lastname@example.orgPenny Sumpter, Cook - email@example.comAnn Ludwing, Cook - firstname.lastname@example.orgMarj Vowinckel, CustodianCarla Carl, Custodian
Lakeside Jr/Sr High School1306 Morgan Ave.Downs, KS 67437PHONE 785-454-3332FAX 785-454-3747E-MAIL LISTINGSJeremy Long, Dean of Students - email@example.comConnie Hardy, Secretary -- firstname.lastname@example.orgRhonda Farwell, Jr. High Math, Science-- email@example.comJudy Gasper, Language Arts/Reading -- firstname.lastname@example.orgLinda Groenendyk, Jr. High FACS, Soc Studies-- email@example.comCory Beougher, Social Studies, AD -- firstname.lastname@example.orgJohn Hutson, Vocational Agriculture -- email@example.comDrew Duskie, Math -- firstname.lastname@example.orgKatie Hendrix-Long, Art -- email@example.comCassi Walsh,FACS - firstname.lastname@example.orgCaleb Howland, Science - email@example.comLoren Nisly, Business - firstname.lastname@example.orgSilvia Wohlbrandt, Spanish - email@example.comGinna Sharp, K-12 Counselor -- firstname.lastname@example.orgJoanna Rhodes, Cook - email@example.comDianna Meyer, Cook - firstname.lastname@example.orgJanet Parker, CustodianCarla Carl, CustodianTipton Community School208 State StreetP.O. Box 154Tipton, KS 67485PHONE 785-373-5355FAXE-MAIL LISTINGSGery Hake, Principal -- email@example.comJoya Schroeder, Secretary -- firstname.lastname@example.orgJulie Towner, Kindergarten-- email@example.comStacie Hake, 1st and 2nd - firstname.lastname@example.orgJenny Brummer, 3rd and 4th - email@example.comShelby Craig - 5th and 6th - firstname.lastname@example.orgGery Hake - 7th and 8th - email@example.com