The following videos were created by Westar Energy as part of the Imagine Kansas Short Film Series. The information presented below comes directly from the Westar Energy website. Enjoy the trailer, the two television ads for the film, and the full film as they discuss the rebuilding of our community. After an EF5 tornado demolished Greensburg, Kansas, its future was uncertain. But the people of . . .
Kiowa County High School will be hosting an invitational volleyball tournament on Saturday, September 26th. The first matches of the day will begin at 9:00 am. Both the Varsity and the Junior Varsity teams will be in action. Junior Varsity Bracket Varsity Bracket
Safe Kids Kiowa County will be holding a Bike Rodeo at the Kiowa County School on Tuesday, September 22 starting at 8:30 am for children in 1st - 4th grades. An enclosed trailer will be available to haul bikes from Mullinville to Greensburg. There will be stations available that will focus on wearing a helmet correctly, using a . . .
Kiowa County School is in its 4th year of intentional and comprehensive character education. The purpose is to introduce students to three adopted “core values” and give them opportunities to develop those at school and through school-sponsored instruction, activities, and events. Treat Others Right -- Make Smart Decisions -- Maximize Your Potential (Kiowa County’s Core Values) We believe these core values, when consistently practiced, make students better in many areas (socially, emotionally, academically, behaviorally, . . .
Safe Kids Kiowa County is led by Kiowa County EMS, which provides dedicated and caring staff, operation support and other resources to assist in achieving our common goal: keeping your kids safe. Based on the needs of the community, this coalition implements evidence-based programs, such as car-seat checkups, safety workshops and sports clinics, that help parents and caregivers prevent childhood injuries. Safe Kids Kiowa County has partnered with the Kiowa County Media Center to produce a couple of videos to remind parents about the importance of being safe in the car. Below . . .
Below you will find a video that was created by the Digital Media class at Kiowa County High School. Not only is this an outstanding way to show you around our building, but it is also a great way to show you the kind of class work that is being completed at Kiowa County High School. Please feel free to contact the District Office if you have any specific questions about our building, or if you are interested in having a tour of the facility. Enjoy!
The Kiowa County High School Art classes have been working with clay during the first nine weeks. The students have created planters with the pinch hand building technique. The only tool they used was their hands. After the bisque firing, the students glazed their projects, and then they were fired again to maturity. The students then planted succulent plants in their finished planters. The projects well be on display for a few days in the display case across the hall from the HS Art room. Please stop by and take a look if you have the time.
On Monday, April 27, thirteen 5th grade Elementary Impact students addressed the USD 422 Board of Education with a formal proposal requesting a basketball court be added to the playground for the elementary school. After the presentation, Ki Gamble, USD 422 Board President, addressed the students and praised them for the quality and professionalism of the presentation. He thanked them for having the idea and for learning the appropriate way to make this kind of a request. After the presentation, the BOE took action on the proposal and voted 6-0 to build a basketball . . .
The beginning of school can be a stressful time for many families due to all of the expenses associated with getting a family ready for school. Enrollment fees, physicals, dental visits, and clothes that fit all take a toll on the family budget. In an effort to help with some of the financial strain, this year Kiowa County Elementary partnered with the Greensburg Police Department to create a program allowing community members to help with school supplies by adopting a student. To get started, information was mailed out with enrollment packets giving parents the opportunity . . .
6th Grade Recognized for Initiative in Elementary Impact Last year, during the spring semester of 2014-15 school year, the Elementary Impact group (consisting mostly of this year's 6th grade class) put together a presentation for the USD 422 Kiowa County Board of Education requesting a basketball court be put in for students to use at recess. In preparation for that presentation, Impact students surveyed elementary kids about their access to a basketball goal and their interest in the sport, they surveyed coaches about the impact a goal could have on future players, they . . .
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