The elementary school will be participating in Kansas Literacy week. Each day we will enter a photo in the drawing for a chance to win $100 for our library.
Friday night at our "Meet the Trojans" event we will be having a concession stand. Bring some cash so you can satisfy that hot dog and popcorn carving you've been having. Saturday our varisty volleyball team will be playing in a tournament in Burlingame.
Our high school volleyball team will be having theme nights this year for their home games! Be sure to come on out and cheer on our Lady Trojans! See flyer for details!
FYI: If your student will be doing something different after school please call the office BY 3:00 PM.
Our fourth and fifth graders are hard at work learning about water displacement.
Thank you K-5 Masonic Literacy Center for providing our kindergarten class Rocket's Very Fine Day books for the class. They sure enjoyed listening to the book and then reading it to each other.
Don't forget! Our annual Meet the Trojans Night will be on Friday, August 30th, beginning at 4pm. Please see our flyer for more information!
High school football parent meeting and helmet striping tomorrow! (Thursday, the 22nd) 6 PM in the Melvern commons .
Elementary parents don’t forget soccer and flag football forms need to be turned in Friday!
Our second graders spent some time reading to their book babies. It looks like everyone is enjoying the activity.
The weather isn’t slowing down our football team. Up and at em early this morning.
Friday our 4th and 5th graders enjoyed their first STEAM activity of the school year. They made straw and pipe cleaner structures.
We found more #FirstdayofSchoolUSD456 pictures! It looks like we are going to have a lot of fun this year from the excited faces in these pictures! #WeAreTheValley #BacktoSchoolUSD456
Due to the heat advisory, all JH/HS sports practices will be delayed until 6:00pm on Monday, August 19th. A sports shuttle bus will run at 5:30pm from Quenemo and will return back after practices. Any questions, please contact the office tomorrow.
Tomorrow, Monday August 19 is the first day of the elementary after school program. The program runs Monday-Thursday
We've had an awesome first day! #WeAreTheValley #FirstdayofSchoolUSD456 #BackToSchoolUSD456 Keep sharing those pictures and make sure we can see them so we can add more first day back photos.
Reminder! Tomorrow is Back to School night at both buildings from 5:30-7:00. Come meet your teachers, eat some goodies, decorate your lockers, etc. At the JH/HS, Mrs. Dayhoff will give a PowerSchool tutorial for parents at 6:00 in the JH/HS commons to help you keep tabs on your kids’ schoolwork.
Both buildings will be open tomorrow evening at 5:30-7:00 so students can meet teachers, find classrooms, drop off supplies, and see what is new in the buildings.
Share those back to school photos with us, no matter if you are posting on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram tag the photos #WEARETHEVALLEY and #BACKTOSCHOOLUSD456 so we can find them and share them!
The Rec Committee will be holding a fundraiser September 21 for batting cages. Sign up today!