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railerman color.jpgAttention: ALL athletes who might participate in ANY sport this school year

The 2017-18, USD 373 Sports Parent meeting will be held at Newton High School on Monday, August 7, beginning at 6:30 pm in the auditorium. Parents and athletes from ALL seasons are encouraged to attend. The first part of the meeting will include information from the high school and middle school athletic directors.  During the second part of the evening, FALL coaches will share information with parents and athletes.

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Posted by: Michelle Bergquist
Published: 7/31/17




Audience: Homepage and Enrollment Information

Please see the attached enrollment flyer for more details about important summer enrollment information:

 

  • There will not be any regular help sessions for enrollment this year. If you have not enrolled your student and need assistance, please contact your school by June 2. School office personnel will not be available to help with enrollment after June 2.  School contact information is on the flyer.
  • Free & Reduced Meal Applications for 2017-18 will be available starting July 10. More information including assistance with applications is included on the flyer.
  • One-Stop enrollment for new to the district families is Wednesday, July 26. Please pass along the one-stop information on the flyer to any new families you might know of!

 

Enrollment 17-18 Flyer - English

Enrollment 2017-18 English Flyer
Enrollment 2017-18 Spanish Flyer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enrollment 17-18 Flyer - Spanish

Enrollment 2017-18 Spanish Flyer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 6/22/17




Audience: Homepage, Food Service & Meal Menus and SMART Backpacks

 

Children and teens ages 1-18 are invited for free breakfast and lunch this summer.

ALSO- Free Sack Lunches this Summer!

See flyers and menu links for details.

 

Summer 2017 Meal Program

 

 

June 2017 Breakfast Menu

June 2017 Lunch Menu

 

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 6/6/17




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The 8th Grade Recognition programs will be held in the Newton High School Auditorium at the following times on Monday, May 22: 
6:00 p.m. for 8th grade Gold 
7:30 p.m. for 8th grade Black

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 5/22/17




Audience: Emergency News and Homepage

Due to the threat of severe weather, Cooper Early Education Center will be dismissing at 3pm today, Thursday, May 18 to ensure that we can get all students home safely. All other schools will be dismissing at regular times.

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 5/18/17




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 Golf Tournament 
To Support the  
Anti-Bullying Project  

for Newton USD 373  
& Rotary Club of Newton 

Sand Creek Station Golf Course 
Thursday, June 8th, 2017 
Registration at 8:00 a.m.
Shotgun at 9:00 a.m. 
$100 per player 

 

 

 

Entry fee includes green fees, cart, range balls, a great meal, snacks, drinks and giveaways! See attached brochure for more details and to enter your team.

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 5/17/17




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School Board logoAre you looking for a leadership position in the community? Are you interested in education? This is the time to file for school board elections. This fall, the school district electorate will have the opportunity to elect three (3) school board members.

The school board election cycle has changed since the last board election and those elected will assume office on January 8, 2018. The filing deadline for this election cycle is June 1, 2017.

If you have questions regarding the requirements for the positions, visit the School Board Elections page and view the menu items on the right side of the page for detailed information. Additional information can also be found on this page. You may also contact Dr. Hamm at the District Office for information. The board currently meets once a month on the 2nd Monday.

To file as a candidate in the upcoming election, you may pick up a packet at the Harvey County Clerk’s Office. 

Deadline for filing is noon on June 1, 2017.

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 5/16/17




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The following message was emailed to parents of 5th -12th students and copies of the letter are available for parents & students to pick up in the office at Santa Fe 5/6 Center, Chisholm Middle School and Newton High School.

Parents & Guardians:

As many of you may be aware, the Netflix show, 13 Reasons Why, has attracted the interest of middle school and high school students nationally.

Here’s some important information about 13 Reasons Why:

The Netflix series, 13 Reasons Why, debuted on March 31, 2017, and is trending nationally and is popular in our school community. It is a 13-hour series depicting strong themes of suicide, bullying, sexual assault, drug use, and other social issues. While the show is extremely popular, it is also generating an extreme amount of controversy and concern among mental health experts. Dan Reidenberg, Executive Director of SAVE (Suicide Awareness Voices of Education) states, “The show does not address mental illness or present viable alternatives to suicide.”

Our counselors would like to offer the following tips:

  • Watch it yourself, do a little reading, and be aware of the issues in the show.
  • If your student is watching, take time to discuss the content and perhaps watch it together
  • Experts feel that the series may be romanticizing suicide and not encouraging teens to seek help from family, trusted adults, or school personnel.
  • Monitor your student’s social media sites to ensure they are being safe online.

Suicide is NEVER the answer, reaching out for help is key. Prevention, awareness, and support is available at National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1.800.273.8225 or via text 741741.

If you are concerned about your student encourage them to speak with you, a teacher or a counselor. Suicide is never the answer and is a permanent solution to a temporary problem.

Please do not hesitate to reach out to your child’s school if you have any questions or concerns.

 

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 5/5/17




Audience: Homepage and Vision Planning

The USD 373 Board of Education met on May 1 to hear a report from the demographer as part of the Newton Schools discussion on facility planning. The report is available below and in the resources section of the Vision & Planning page.

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 5/1/17




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nhs distinguished alumni 2017
Three Newton High School Alumni will be honored at a brunch on Saturday, May 13, 2017 and will also be recognized during the NHS commencement ceremony that evening. The inductees into the Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame for 2017 are: Dr. Charles Craig, ’63, Sarah Morris Masem, ’96 and Vernon “Reid” Rickman (1929 – 2013), ’47.

The brunch will be held at 10 a.m. in the NHS Media Center and the community is invited. If you wish to attend please RSVP by Friday, May 5 by calling Joni Jantz at 284-6206.

Dr. Charles Craig, ’63, has dedicated his life and career to serving his own local community for almost 40 years. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Bethel College and his Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Kansas School of Medicine before establishing his practice as an orthopedic surgeon in Newton in 1978. During that time Dr. Craig has taken care of thousands of patients in Newton and the surrounding communities. Starting in 1978 he also served as team physician for both Newton High School and Bethel College and began the tradition of accompanying the NHS football team on away games. Dr. Craig is the founder of Newton Orthopedics and Sports Medicine and, as the Chief Medical Officer for Newton Medical Center, is the highest-ranking physician at NMC.  He has served as the President of the Kansas Medical Society and as both a physician and patient advocate with the American Orthopedic Association. He remains active in several local, state and national healthcare organizations. In 1997 Dr. Craig received the Distinguished Service Award from the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrator’s Association.

Sarah Morris Masem, ’96, is an accomplished educator, nurse and student. After completing an Associate of Arts degree in psychology at Cowley Community College she earned her Associate of Arts degree in nursing from Hesston College, her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from Tabor College and her Master of Science in Nursing Education degree from Fort Hays State University before being awarded a Doctorate of Nursing Practice from Graceland University in 2015. In her current role as Assistant Professor of Nursing at Bethel College, Sarah genuinely cares for the students she is teaching and considers their success a high priority. She is passionate about healthcare in the educational setting as well as the community, serving as a volunteer nurse for the Harvey County Health Department, as a health volunteer with Girl Scouts of America and as Camp Nurse with Camp Wood YMCA. Sarah continues to stay current in the nursing field by maintaining part time employment outside of the classroom as an infection control coordinator and mental health nurse. She has developed both a nurse residency program and nurse preceptor training program for Newton Medical Center.   

Vernon “Reid” Rickman (1929 – 2013), ’47, was a talented artist whose stunning and unique works belied his quiet and solitary nature. His unusual artistic talent was obvious from an early age and following high school Vernon spent a year at the Cleveland School of Art before joining the army. His military service enabled him to enroll at the University of Kansas where he earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1957. The following year Vernon began graduate studies at the Kansas City Art Institute, but ultimately chose to "earn a living" and began working in the Smithsonian’s Museum of Natural History as a technician in November 1958. When he retired in January 1981 he was working as a senior sculptor.  Much of Vernon's Smithsonian work is unaccredited, but the Neanderthal figures he created for the "Ice Age Mammals and the Emergence of Man" permanent exhibit were mentioned at the exhibit’s 1974 opening and remain at the museum today. Until recently, full-sized mannequins of Pat Nixon, Betty Ford, and Rosalynn Carter that he created for the museum’s First Ladies Hall could still be viewed. After retiring back to Newton, Vernon continued the oil painting and sculpting he had done privately in his Washington D.C. apartment and he left behind over 300 oil paintings and numerous sculptures and reliefs at the time of his death. His artwork is now displayed in institutions as well as private homes and many of his pieces can be viewed and purchased locally at the Carriage Factory Gallery. 

 

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 4/30/17




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Newton Public Schools' Online Enrollment for the 2017-18 school year will be open through Friday, May 12. Returning families may enroll their Kindergarten - 12th grade students by logging into their parent portal. Enrollment fees will not be due until after July 1.

 

Families new to the district (that do not currently have students attending USD 373) may enroll incoming Kindergarten students online through the New Family Kindergarten Enrollment link on the district website or they may complete an online application at Kindergarten Round-up on April 10th. 

For more information, parents may contact their school or visit the Enrollment Information page. 

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 4/29/17




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Newton USD 373 will recognize five “Friends of Education” during the Board of Education meeting on May 8 at 7pm. The community is invited to a reception honoring the recipients at 6:30pm prior to the meeting in the McKinley Administrative Center board room.

 

The 2017 Newton Friends of Education Award winners are:

  • Tucky Allen, Deb Scheibler and Warren Scott with WorkForce Development Center
  • Chris Tuohey with Kemper Sports/Sand Creek Station
  • Tina Payne with Harvey County United Way
  • John Hosford with Shelter Insurance
  • Carter’s Clothing Store
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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 4/29/17




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Watch all of this weekend's competition by visiting team935.com.

Links to the live feed for the robotics world championship matches in St. Louis and more are available on the site. The robotics team will be playing on the Curie field.

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 4/27/17




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Newton H.S. Art Show Poster
 

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 4/25/17




Audience: Homepage and SMART Backpacks

Please join Walton Rural Life Center for an evening of BBQ and live Bluegrass music to benefit the Ashland, KS community affected by the March 2017 wildfires.

Ashland Fundraiser BBQ Flyer
 

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 4/25/17




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Driver's Education classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis A registered student list will be posted in the freshman locker section on or during the the week of May 15. For questions, please contact Verlene Keazer, 316-284-6280, extension 2027.

1st Session:  May 30 - June 16, 2017 
(first session is full)

2nd Session:  June 19 - July 7, 2017

The fee for the class will be $275.00 for out of district students. In district student’s fee will be $250.00. There is a fee reduction for reduced or free students, which will be $150.00 for reduced, and $100.00 for free students. A Free/Reduced Application must be on file at USD373 District Office with the waiver marked for Drivers Education. The fee includes rental of a textbook and one Kansas Driver Education Permit.

The completed Enrollment Form and fee must be submitted to the bookkeeper’s office at NEWTON HIGH SCHOOL before your enrollment is finalized. IF PAYING BY CHECK MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO NEWTON HIGH SCHOOL DRIVER EDUCATION; FEES ARE NOT REFUNDABLE AFTER June 1, 2017. Prior to that date, the district will retain a $20.00 administrative fee. After June 1st, the only refunds given will be for those students denied the driver education permit by the Division of Vehicles in Topeka.

Go to the payment & registration page to enroll.

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 4/21/17




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CTE Welding Students
Four students from the Welding Technology program competed in the SkillsUSA competition at Hutchinson, KS. Matthew Whitehurst, from Burrton High School won gold for Welding Sculpture and Kadin McBee, NHS, took 3rd place in Welding. The Welding Technology Program is part of the Career & Technical Education Program at Newton High School.

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 4/21/17




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CMS Duke TIP Recipients
 

The Duke Talent Identification Program recognizes academically talented students who take above-level college-entrance exams to learn more about their abilities. Duke TIP then hosts annual recognition ceremonies to honor these seventh graders who have remarkable ACT scores.  Each spring, Duke Talent Identification Program holds special award ceremonies to honor the 7th grade students who meet certain score thresholds on the ACT, inviting them and their families to attend and celebrate together. Invitations for the 2017 Kansas State Recognition Ceremony were sent to five qualifying students at Chisholm Middle School in Newton to attend a ceremony at Kansas University on May 7, 2017.

Students qualify for the state ceremonies by earning scores that are approximately equal to the 50th national percentile rank for college-bound seniors taking the test. These Chisholm 7th grade students met that criteria:  Andrew Barron in Math and Science; Maddie Duncan in Math and English; Cody Eye in Science; Cody Headings in English and Reading; and Clayton Kaufman in Math, Science, English, and Reading.

In addition, 4% of these students receive Grand Recognition and are invited to the Grand Recognition Ceremony at Duke University in Durham, NC on May 21, 2017. Clayton Kaufman received national recognition for his score in Reading.   

We are extremely proud to recognize our remarkably talented students who have demonstrated key aspects of their academic potential by achieving very high scores on the ACT,” says Shawna Young, Executive Director of Duke TIP.  “As an organization, we cherish the opportunity to celebrate each of our ceremonies’ honorees for such an outstanding accomplishment.”

Photo (L to R):  Maddie Duncan, Clayton Kaufman, Cody Headings, Cody Eye, and Andrew Barron. 

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 4/20/17




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A Chance to Be Heard About K-12 English Language Arts in Kansas Schools

Public Notice noteStandards revisions in English Language Arts affecting Kansas K-12 education in both public and private accredited schools

The Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE) is proposing revisions to the current College and Career Ready Standards in English Language Arts. The revisions are part of the legislated review process that must take place every seven years.

 

The current English Language Arts Standards were approved by the Kansas State Board of Education in December 2010. The public meetings will highlight the changes being proposed by the Kansas Standards Review Committee, which is comprised of educators, legislators, higher education, and other Kansas constituents.

 

What the KSDE is proposing:

Beginning April 11, 2017, a complete draft of the ELA Standards will be available at: http://community.ksde.org/Default.aspx?tabid=6152 ...

See attached pdf for more details including proposed changes as well as the dates & locations of these public meetings.

Notice of Public Meeting-ELA.pdf

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 4/8/17




Audience: Homepage

 

You’re invited...Newton Public Schools Mug

Join Superintendent Dr. Hamm for an informal time to visit

about USD 373’s comprehensive plan and vision.

 

Free Coffee

The next Round Table will be Thursday, April 13, 2017 11:30am – 1:00pm at Prairie Harvest 601 N. Main St.

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 4/7/17




Audience: Homepage and SMART Backpacks

 

Congratulations to the NHS RailerRobotics team that has qualified for the World Competition in St. Louis! Please consider attending their fundraiser dinner on April 7 &/or supporting them in any way you can. 


RailerRobotics Dinner Flyer
 

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 4/5/17




Audience: Homepage and SMART Backpacks

Lucky Stiff PosterThis spring, the Newton High School Drama Department will be putting on it’s production of Lucky Stiff, written by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty . This small cast musical is an upbeat musical murder mystery farce, that will leave the audience dying with laughter. The show opens Friday April 7th at 7:30 pm and there will also be two additional showings, April 8th at 7:30pm and April 9th at 2:30pm at Newton High School, 900 W 12th St, Newton, KS.

The musical centers around Harry Witherspoon, an unsuspecting shoe salesmen who is thrown into a wild situation  involving a six million dollar fortune up for grabs, a dead uncle in a wheelchair and a series of mistaken identities.

 

Tickets are $9 for adults and $6 for students. and are available at www.showtix4u.com. Or call 316-284-6280 (extension 2412).

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 4/3/17




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The Newton High School FFA Plant Sale is April 10-14 at the NHS greenhouse located north of NHS off of Boyd Ave. 

FFA Plant Sale Flyer

 

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Published: 4/2/17




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Pre-registration for incoming Kindergarten students for the 2017-18 school year will be Monday, April 10, 2017 from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (come and go) at McKinley Admin. Center OR from 6:30 p.m.to 7:30 p.m. at your child's home school. Please see the attached flyer for more details and pass this information along to parents that may be interested. 

 

Kindergarten Round Up


 

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 3/29/17




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CMS Science Olympiad Team
Congratulations to the Chisholm Middle School Science Olympiad team who recently found out that members of the team qualified for the state competition on April 1 in Wichita. More information on the team's achievements can be found at the Newton Kansan.

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 3/16/17




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Follow @RaileRobotics as they compete in Kansas City this weekend!

Greater Kansas City Regional Robotics Competition
 

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Published: 3/14/17




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RaileRobotics Team at Regionals
Congratulations to Newton Team 935 RaileRobotics which won their first regional competition this year in Lubbock, TX on March 4. Read about the impressive competition they faced in the finals at the Newton Kansan.

 

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 3/7/17




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Nominations are due March 17, 2017

The Central Kansas Community Foundation-USD 373 Education Endowment invites you to nominate an alumnus of Newton High School for the NHS Distinguished Alumni Award.

The purpose of the award is to recognize outstanding alumni of Newton High School who have distinguished themselves in a significant way since graduating from high school. It may be someone who has had a highly successful career, or has been an outstanding community leader, or has a commendable record of service to others.

Newton High School has produced a number of outstanding graduates over the years and this award program recognizes their efforts. These alumni also serve as an inspiration for current NHS students, as they strive to create their own personal and professional roles in our community, state, nation and world.

Recipients will be inducted during a reception in their honor in conjunction with NHS commencement activities in May. Recipients’ names will also be added to the NHS Alumni Wall of Fame, located inside the new main entrance to Newton High School.

Please visit the Distinguished Alumni Award page for more information and to nominate an alumnus for recognition. 

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 3/6/17




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RaileRobotics Team 935Good luck to the NHS RaileRotics Team as they compete in the Hub City Regional Robotics Competition in Lubbock, TX on March 3 & 4! Follow the team on twitter @railerobotics and watch their matches live at www.ustream.tv/channel/lbkstuart

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 3/3/17




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NHS Model US students in Topeka
Ten Newton High School students recently attended the Topeka Model United Nations and represented NHS and their respective countries well. Six of the Newton students attending received medals during the conference. Those receiving recognition as outstanding delegates were:

Erik Brown:  3rd overall best delegate
Kenton Fox:  2nd overall best delegate

Erik Brown: 2nd place-outstanding delegate for Security Council
Chase Cassil: 2nd place-outstanding delegate for General Assembly 2
Kenton Fox: 1st place-outstanding delegate for General Assembly 2

2nd place for best High School delegation-Bolivia:  Erik Brown, Chase Cassil, John Jantzen, Emma Pulaski, Kailei Sidebottom

Sponsors for the NHS students were gifted facilitator coordinators Shari Sloan and Kathy Murphy.

The Topeka Model United Nations is a two day simulation in Topeka, Kansas, designed for assigned student delegations to represent their country's point of view on a variety of topical issues. The simulation is designed to encourage debate, foster cooperation, and assist young leaders to resolve problems diplomatically.   

Photo: Back row, left to right:  Lauren Mitchell, Chase Cassil, Kenton Fox, Emma Pulaski, John Jantzen, Fletcher Hummingbird
Front row, left to right:  Ellen Garrett, Kailei Sidebottom, Eli Regier, Erik Brown and Sponsor Shari Sloan (USD 373 Gifted Facilitator)
Not pictured:  Kathy Murphy (USD 373 Gifted Facilitator)

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 3/3/17




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Automotive technology students from Newton High School competed in the Pratt Community College Automotive Contest on Monday, February 27.  During the competition, the students took a 115 question timed test covering general automotive topics.

Joel Harms took the top 1st place spot and won a rolling tool cart as well as a full two year scholarship to the PCC auto program. Taking 2nd place was Trevor Koehn, winning a ratcheting wrench sent and a full two year scholarship to the PCC auto program. Tino Varges took 5th place and won a 500 dollar scholarship to PCC.

The team is coached by NHS Auto Technology instructors Cory Unruh and Bob Ziegler.

Photo from left to right: Tino Varges, Trevor Koehn & Joel Harms

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 3/2/17




Audience: Homepage, SMART Backpacks and Vision Planning

 

The community is invited to join Superintendent Dr. Hamm for a series of informal 'Railer Round Tables'. These get-togethers will be a casual, relaxed time to enjoy a cup of coffee and visit with Dr. Hamm about USD 373's comprehensive plan and vision for the next decade. 

The next two Railer Round Tables will be held on Thursday, March 2 from 7pm - 8:30pm in the Board Room at McKinley Administrative Center, 308 East 1st St. and on Friday, March 3, 2017 from 11am - 1pm at The Breadbasket Restaurant (Backroom), 219 N. Main St. Free drinks will be available at The Breadbasket. 

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 2/23/17




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February is Random Acts of Kindness month! In celebration of this, USD 373 School Counselors and School Social Workers are planning a district wide ‘Newton Be Nice’ event on February 17, 2017 during the NHS Basketball games. This event is supported by the Newton Rotary and Birdies Against Bullying Golf Fundraising Event. 

For more information & updates check out the Newton Be Nice event page on Facebook.

Newton Be Nice Event Flyer

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 2/16/17




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Legislative Update
The Newton Area Chamber of Commerce will host a legislative update to hear what our senator and representatives have to say about bills being proposed and passed in the Kansas Legislature. This event will take place on Saturday, February 18th from 9:00 to 10:30 am at Charlie’s Restaurant, 200 Manchester in the East Room. This update is open to all members of the community. The cost to attend this event is free of charge, but each attendee is responsible for his/her own breakfast meal.

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Published: 2/16/17




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#NewtonbeNice
February is Random Acts of Kindness month! In celebration of this, USD 373 School Counselors and School Social Workers are planning a district wide ‘Newton Be Nice’ event on February 17, 2017 during the NHS Basketball games. This event is supported by the Newton Rotary and Birdies Against Bullying Golf Fundraising Event.  All USD 373 students will get free admission to the games and free hotdogs and water will be available for the first 500 people. Chisholm Middle and Newton High Connections Clubs will be hosting game booths and activities and there will be giveaways and student recognition during the games. 

For more information & updates check out the Newton Be Nice event page on Facebook.

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 2/4/17




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The 2017 NHS Winter Sports Homecoming candidates are (l to r):
Connor Garcia, Brookelynn Entz, Brody Roberson, Katie Robu, Logan Treaster & Aneka Voth


The 2017 Newton High School Winter Sports Week will be held the week of January 30 to February 3 with the theme "Blast From the Past".

 

A 60's theme with Psychedelic (tie-dye & headbands) and Surf Rock (Hawaiian shirts & bucket hats) Day will kick off the week on Monday, January 30. 

 

Tuesday, January 31 will be 70's themed with Disco (Bell bottoms, afros, sparkly clothes) and Reggae (dreads, sandals, red/green/yellow clothes) the suggested clothing choices for the day. There will be boys & girls bowling meets at Derby in the afternoon followed by home basketball games vs. Salina Central with the Freshman Boy's & Girl's tipping off at 4:15 pm.

 

Glitz Pop (workout attire, leg warmers, neon colors) and Metal (hair band stuff, wild print and leather) attire will be worn for 80's Day on Wednesday, February 1. The evening activity will be a Badminton Tournament at 7pm.

 

 

Thursday, February 2 will be 90's Day with Hip Hop (tracksuits & hats) and Grunge Rock (combat boots, black and flannels) being the theme for the day.

 

"Railer Day" is slated for Friday, February 3 with home basketball games starting at 4:15 vs. Haysville-Campus. A home-coming dance will follow the varsity boys basketball game. The dress code for the dance will be semi-formal (no jeans or shorts, please)

 

 

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Published: 1/26/17




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The Newton High School Career and Technical Education department will host the 2nd annual Building Bridges event on Tuesday, February 21 from 6 - 8:00 PM. The event is designed to make connections between educators, parents, students and business and industry leaders in and around Harvey County.

The evening will start at 6:00 with appetizers prepared by our Culinary Arts students and a time of networking. We will then move to the auditorium for student celebrations of WorkKeys certificates and Career Success awards. Break-out sessions lead by our CTE staff begin at 7:00 PM with conversations centered around a specific group of questions.

Attached is a flyer and the list of questions that the sessions will discuss. We would love to have you join us and be a part of building bridges in our community!

 

To find out more about the CTE program at NHS, visit cte-usd373-ks.schoolloop.com/.

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Posted by: USD 373 Admin
Published: 1/24/17




Audience: Homepage and Vision Planning

Comprehensive PlanAfter more than a year of community meetings, Newton Public Schools has outlined several goals and objectives that will help guide the district for the next decade... 
Complete Comprehensive Plan available at newton373.org

Sixteen findings and recommendations including:

  • Instructional practices such as project-based learning, Career and Technical Education, critical thinking, and global awareness
  • Student, staff, and patron safety including storm shelters and protection against retaliation
  • Communication with the public on a variety of policies including bullying, retaliation, and promoting awareness of website information
  • Equity in enrollment and adequacy of facility space to meet the needs of 21st Century learners including flexibility, technology, and small and large group instruction

Five phases for addressing the recommendations:

  1. Create and implement a communication plan to share the district’s policies, procedures and BOE information to the community that is active, visible and interactive.
  2. Incorporate the findings of the comprehensive plan into the programs at all grade levels, review the Walton Rural Life charter, and engage a demographer to identify possible boundary modifications.
  3. Begin the process of acquiring property for possible new elementary and create a design team to assist in the preliminary design and planning for existing intermediate, middle and high schools.
  4. Present scope of work and cost to community for consideration and consider the impacts of the cost and work at district facilities before asking the community what they are willing to support.
  5. Implement the community directive.
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Harvey County Residents, Agencies, Businesses, Community Leaders & Parents:

Your help is needed as we gather information to complete the Community Needs Assessment which is required for the Head Start grant application. Survey closes Sunday, Jan. 15th at 11:45 p.m.

Community Survey For Community Needs Assessment
Parent Survey For Community Needs Assessment

 

 

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Dr. Deborah Hamm presents balloons to Nova Latta
Nova Latta, 8th Grade English Language Arts teacher at Chisholm Middle School was recently notified that she was a recipient of the Kansas Horizon Award. The Kansas Horizon Award program identifies and recognizes exemplary first-year teachers who perform in a way that distinguishes them as outstanding.
To read more and to view a video of Nova learning that she was being recognized during a phone conversation with KSDE Deputy Commissioner Brad Neuenschwander please visit the Newton Kansan at www.thekansan.com/…/201701…/cms-teacher-feted-by-ksde.

Photo: Superintendent Dr. Deborah Hamm congratulates CMS teacher Nova Latta on being a Kansas Horizon Award winner. 

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Newton Public Schools is one of 433 school districts in the U.S. and Canada (and one of only two in the state of Kansas) being honored by the College Board with placement on the 7th Annual AP® District Honor Roll.  To be included on the 7th Annual Honor Roll, USD 373 had to, since 2014, increase the number of students participating in AP while also increasing or maintaining the percentage of students earning AP Exam scores of 3 or higher. Reaching these goals shows that this district is successfully identifying motivated, academically prepared students who are ready for AP. 

7th Annual District Honor Roll Recipients

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The Newton High School DECA Club is holding a fundraiser and a portion of all sales will go towards DECA club to help get students to state competitions.

Please click on the following link to purchase products and support NHS DECA! http://www.dormco.com/?Click=264753

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Published: 12/8/16




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The theatre department will be hosting a Family Night Out on Friday December 9 in the NHS Auditorium. Events will begin at 6:30PM with Cookie Decorating with Mrs. Claus,  face painting and "who-do's", and letters and visits with Santa.   at 7:30 we will have a screening of HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS,  Admission is a suggested donation of $5 per person. This is a fundraiser for the NHS Drama Department. 


 

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Thanks to all our dedicated and hard-working educators who make Newton Public Schools the #placetobe373
 

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USD 373 salutes our veterans. Thank you for your service!

To view a presentation of USD 373 veterans please visit usd373-ks.schoolloop.com/VetDay-2016

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Published: 11/11/16




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Rachel's Challenge will be presenting to Santa Fe 5/6 Center students on Thursday, November 17.

 Rachel’s Challenge exists to equip and inspire individuals to replace acts of violence, bullying, and negativity with acts of respect, kindness, and compassion. Rachel’s Challenge is based on the life and writings of Rachel Joy Scott who was the first victim of the Columbine school shootings in 1999.Through her example, Rachel’s Challenge is making a positive impact in the lives of millions of people every year. Superintendents, principals, teachers, parents, and students bring Rachel’s Challenge into their schools because of escalating problems such as: bullying, student isolation, teen suicide, discrimination, school violence, and increased disciplinary actions. Through powerful presentations, trainings, community events, and professional development, Rachel’s Challenge provides the sustainable solution. Rachel’s inspiring story provides a simple, yet powerful example of how small acts of kindness and acceptance motivate us to consider our relationships with the people we come in contact with every day. Rachel’s Challenge renews our hope that our life has meaning and purpose. Rachel’s story gives us permission to start our own chain reaction of kindness and compassion, which positively affects the climate in our schools and communities.

The presentations on the 17th will be at 12:00 pm and 1:30 pm. Anyone wishing to attend is asked to sign in at the school office before the event.  

 

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Published: 11/10/16




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Need to finish your 'honey do' list before the holidays? Contact Coach Hill to let him know what's on your wish list this year and to reserve your men's basketball player(s) before Nov. 19!

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Newton High School will be hosting a  Craft Show on Saturday November 19, 2016. If you are interested in selling crafts at the show, please see the flyer for more details...

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The NHS Railer Marching Band earned a Division 1 Superior rating at the Southern Plains Marching Festival on October 26. This event featured 22 high school bands performing at the Andover District Stadium. NHS also received an "Outstanding Drumline" award.

Pictured are NHS band members with their award plaque.

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The NHS Performing Arts departments will be presenting SISTER ACT the musical November 11 and 12th at 7:30 PM and November 13th at 2:00 PM in the NHS Auditorium.   Tickets are $9 for Adults and $6 for students 18 and under.  to purchase tickets please go towww.showtix4u.com  or call 316-284-6280 ext 2412.   

 

Sister Act is the feel-good musical comedy smash based on the hit 1992 film that has audiences jumping to their feet! Featuring original music by Tony- and eight-time Oscar winner, Alan Menken (Newsies, Beauty and the Beast, Little Shop of Horrors), this uplifting musical was nominated for five Tony Awards, including Best Musical.

When disco diva, Deloris Van Cartier, witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in the one place the cops are sure she won't be a found: a convent! Disguised as a nun, she finds herself at odds with both the rigid lifestyle and uptight Mother Superior. Using her unique disco moves and singing talent to inspire the choir, Deloris breathes new life into the church and community but, in doing so, blows her cover. Soon, the gang is giving chase, only to find them up against Deloris and the power of her newly found sisterhood.

Filled with powerful gospel music, outrageous dancing and a truly moving story, Sister Act will leave audiences breathless. A sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship, Sister Act is reason to REJOICE!

- Synopsis taken from Music Theatre International

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Recently, Governor Sam Brownback urged patrons of school districts around the state to speak up about how education is funded. In doing so, he has requested that individuals and boards of education submit recommendations by November 30, 2016.

Given that the Governor has asked for input, and that you as a parent, student, or patron have a vested interest in the quality of the education provided to children in USD 373, what are your priorities? What successful practices are important to maintain? What should be considered as part of the funding formula moving forward?

To read more background information & other important factors to consider and to take the survey please go to Funding Education for the Future Survey.

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Published: 10/19/16




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Please plan to attend this important meeting!

For more information, visit the USD 373 Vision & Comprehensive Planning page.

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Published: 10/12/16




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Please click the link above to watch a short video describing a Smartphone Donation Program for Monty Graber's Social Studies Classroom at Chisholm Middle School.  Mr. Graber's goal is to get a classroom set of gently used Smartphones to use with Google Cardboard and Google Expeditions Software and Apps.

Watch the short video above describing this exciting project and read the attached flyer for more information & how you can donate!
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Published: 10/11/16




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Help the We Can Class at NHS by purchasing their homemade peppernuts. $6 for 7 ounces in a quart size bag. Buy some for yourself or give them as a gift this holiday season!
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The Newton High School RaileRobotics Booster Club will be selling Pork Chops at tonight's Homecoming Football Game along with Engineers Hats (Sorry- Railer Chef Hats not available). Come out and cheer on our Railers and don't miss this tasty treat!

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Published: 10/7/16




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Newton High School’s Homecoming Week will be October 3-7. To encourage students to get into the “theme of things” tickets to the Friday evening dance will be given to 2 of the “best dressed students” each day.

Students and staff will kick off the week on Monday with a ‘Color War Day’ with each class being encouraged to wear a designated color. The evening activity will be Freshman (at 4:30pm) & JV (at 6:30pm) Football against Salina Central at Fischer Field.

Tuesday will be ‘Opposite Day’ and there will be a home volleyball triangular meet vs. Derby & Maize at 5pm in Ravenscroft Gym.  

Wednesday is ‘Hawaiian Day’ and the evening activity will be float building for the homecoming parade.

Thursday’s theme is ‘Out of the World Day’ and there will be home soccer matches against Maize starting at 5pm at Fischer Field.

Wrapping up the week on Friday, Oct. 7  is ‘Railer Day’ (black & gold everything). A pep assembly will be held for students during the day before the evening’s Homecoming football game against Andover starting at 7pm at Fischer Field, the Homecoming Coronation and Student Dance.

The 2016 NHS Homecoming King and Queen Candidates are:
Front row: Kailey Harris, Kara Peaney, Emily Robinson
Back row: Max Karst, Kade Remsberg, Cody White

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Published: 9/28/16




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DECA club (Marketing and Entrepreneurship) at the High School is selling custom Railer Cell phone cases as a fundraiser. We use our funds to get us to our State and National competitions. 

 

If you would like to purchase a case you can access the link below or contact me directly. Cases fit Iphone, Samsumg Galaxy, and Samsung Note phones. You will select the case needed when placing your order. 

 

The link to order is as follows: https://avc-custom-cases.myshopify.com/collections/newton-high-school-custom-cases

 

Orders are due October 14th  and will be delivered the week of November 4th.

 

Thanks for your support!

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Published: 9/27/16




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Please join us in downtown Newton this Saturday and help support Harvey County United Way. USD373 participants in this year's Chili Cook-off are Cooper Early Education Center & USD 373 Latchkey/Newton Public Schools. 
 

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Published: 9/22/16




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If your child’s account has outstanding fees from previous school years, payment must be submitted by September 30, 2016.

 

It is very important that you take a few moments to review the past due unpaid fees on your child’s account.  Payments can be made in the following ways:

  1. Submit online via RevTrak,
  2. Send your payment to school with your student 
  3. Mail your payment to your child's school or McKinley Admin Center, 308 E 1st St.
  4. Credit cards are accepted at McKinley Admin Center (District Office), 308 E. 1st St. 
  5. Stop in at your child’s school between the hours of 8:00-4:00 p.m. .

For questions please contact the school office, or 316-284-6217.   We can help you with a payment plan on these fees.

 

Payment for all textbook fees is due at the time of enrollment, and payments for all other fees are due at the time of purchase.  USD 373 is contracted with RECHECK Inc of Wichita, KS to handle collections of unpaid accounts.  Unpaid fees may include balances owed for school meals, textbooks fees and materials, pay-for participation fees, lost or damaged books, Latchkey fees and other miscellaneous fees.  Additional charges will apply to the accounts submitted for collection.  After accounts have been submitted to RECHECK Inc, parents/guardians will correspond directly with RECHECK Inc, and not the district to resolve balances.

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Published: 9/21/16




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Newton Athletic Downtown Pep Rally

 

WHEN:  Wednesday, August 31 @ 6:30 pm

WHERE:  6th Street between Main and Poplar

 

Free hotdogs, chips and water to first

500 fans. (Quantity limited)

 

Come support Newton Athletics 7th-12th grades

 

Courtesy: Newton Athletic Booster Club

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Due to an overwhelming response the Newton High School Theatre department will be remounting their production of THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK for 3 more performances. 

Performances will be Thursday September 8th at 7:30 PM,  Saturday September 10 at 7:30 PM and Sunday September 11 at 2:00 PM in the NHS auditorium. 

This production will be entered for consideration to be included at the 2017 Kansas State Thespian Festival.  Don't miss it.  

Tickets are on sale now at www.showtix4u.com.

For more information call 316-284-6280 ext 2412

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Schedule of Events

 

 

 

 

 

 


4:45 p.m.                 

HS Volleyball Scrimmage                                   

@Willis Gym 
                                

Fr. Football Scrimmage                           

@Fischer Field

                                   

6:00 p.m.                 

7th and 8th Football Scrimmage            

@Fischer Field

                                   

 

6:30 p.m.                 

7th and 8th Volleyball Scrimmage         

@Chisholm MS

 

 

7:15 p.m.                 

Soccer Scrimmage                                    

@Fischer Field

 

                                               

8:00 p.m.                 

Performances & Introductions                       

@Fischer Field

  1. Band Plays - National Anthem & Alma Mater
  2. Introduction of HS Football
  3. Introduction of Gymnastics
  4. Introduction of HS & MS Girls Tennis
  5. Introduction of High School Volleyball
  6. Introduction of Middle School Volleyball
  7. Railiners Performance and Introduction
  8. Introduction of HS & MS Cross Country
  9. Introduction of Girls Golf
  10. Introduction of Boys’ Soccer
  11. Cheerleaders Performance and Introduction
  12. Band Performance                                                          

8:30 p.m.                 

Football Scrimmage                                 

@Fischer Field

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The first day of 2016 -17 Latchkey is Wednesday, August 17. Latchkey is available at Sunset, Northridge, South Breeze and Slate Creek Elementary schools. New and returning students must complete a new enrollment form each school year. Enrollment forms are available at all of the elementary schools and may be downloaded at usd373-ks.schoolloop.com/latchkey.

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The following events & other dates can be found on Dynacal as well. Please contact your child's school if you have questions about a specific school event. 

 

  • Aug. 8 NHS- Fall Athletic Meeting for parents 6:30 pm
  • Aug.16 NHS- New Student/Freshman parent meeting 6:00 - 6:30 pm
  • Aug.16 NHS- Open House 6:00 - 8:00 pm** updated hours
  • Aug.16 Santa Fe 5/6 Center-
    Meet Your Teacher - 5th Grade 5:30 - 6:30 pm
     
    Meet Your Teacher - 6th Grade 6:30 - 7:30 pm
  • Aug. 16 Cooper Education Center- Meet and Greet For Children in AM Classes 5:00 - 6:30 pm
  • Aug. 16 Northridge Elementary- Meet Your Teacher 4:30 - 6:30 pm
  • Aug. 16 Slate Creek Elementary-Meet Your Teacher 4:00 - 6:00 pm
  • Aug. 16 South Breeze Elementary- Meet Your Teacher 4:00 - 6:00 pm
  • Aug. 16 Sunset Elementary- Meet Your Teacher 4:30 - 6:00 pm
  • Aug. 16 Walton Rural Life Center- Meet Your Teacher 4:30 - 6:30 pm
  • Aug. 17 NHS First Day of School - Freshman and New Students 8:30 am
  • Aug. 17 Santa Fe 5/6 Center- First Day for All 5th Grade Only (No 6th Grade) 8:00 am
  • Aug. 17 Chisholm Middle School- First Day for All 7th Grade and New to district 8th gr. 8:05 am
  • Aug. 17 NR, SC, SB, SS, Walton Elem- First Day of School for All Elementary Students 8:00 am
  • Aug. 18 NHS- All Students Attend 8:30 am
  • Aug. 18 Santa Fe 5/6 Center First Day for All 6th Grade Only (No 5th Grade) 8:00 am
  • Aug. 18 Chisholm Middle School- All Students Attend 8:05 am
  • Aug. 18 Cooper Education Center- Meet and Greet For Children in PM Classes 5:00 - 6:30 pm
  • Aug. 19 Santa Fe 5/6 Center- All Students Attend 8:00 am
  • Aug. 24 Cooper Education Center- First Day of School 8:15 am
  • Sept. 1 Walton Rural Life Center- Parent Information Night 6:00 - 8:00 pm
  • Sept. 7 NR, SC, SB, SS, Walton Elem- All day Kindergarten begins 8:00 am
  • Sept. 8 South Breeze Elementary-  Math Night 7:00 - 8:00 pm

Fall Pictures

  • Aug.19 NHS- Morning
  • Aug. 31 Northridge Elementary-  8:15 am - 12:30 pm 
    (retakes on Oct. 5 from 8:15-10:00 am)
  • Sept. 21 Slate Creek Elementary- 8:15 am
  • Oct. 11 South Breeze Elementary- 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

 

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Published: 8/2/16




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Free Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner meals open to ALL kids ages 1-18! 
Effective July 1, 2016 Supper Meals will only be served on Mon-Thurs.

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crabtree.jpgThe Mountain-Plains Business Education (M-PBEA) Conference was held June 20-22 at the Hotel Philips in Kansas City. Members from the 9-state region participated in professional development workshops, hands-on computer sessions and interactive tours around the Kansas City area.

The conference features an awards ceremony where outstanding business educators are recognized for their service. This year Jessica Crabtree, Newton High School business teacher, was awarded the Rookie of the Year award. The winner must be a member of NBEA and M-PBEA and currently teaching business at the secondary level. Winners must also have no more than five years teaching experience. An anonymous review committee screened the applicants and awarded the honor based on a variety of criteria including innovative teaching methods, involvement in professional organizations, leadership in the school and more.

Mrs. Crabtree will be starting her third year at NHS and is the freshman volleyball coach as well as the Business Professionals of America sponsor. Congratulations, Mrs. Crabtree!

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Published: 6/30/16




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ALL ages and fitness levels welcome!

 

See the flyer below for details and registration paperwork. 

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All NHS & CMS sports physicals are due by August 11 and need to be turned into the Athletics office at Newton High School. Please see the Athletics website for more important dates and information.

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June 6, 2016

On Friday, May 27, 2016, the Supreme Court of the State of Kansas issued an opinion in the Gannon v. State of Kansas lawsuit (aka “Gannon II”), noting that House Bill 2655 (passed to address an earlier court ruling) did the following: 1) H.B. 2655 cures the capital outlay inequities affirmed to exist in Gannon II, 2) H.B. 2655, which includes the hold harmless and extraordinary need provisions, fails to cure the LOB inequities affirmed to exist in Gannon II, and 3) The unconstitutional LOB funding mechanism is not severable from CLASS, the general statutory scheme for K-12 public school finance, thus making CLASS unconstitutional.

On June 1, 2016, the state legislature met for the formal last day of the legislative session (sine die), and adjourned without taking any action related to school finance in order to address the court ruling.

As the entire funding mechanism for public education has been ruled unconstitutional, the likelihood of the possible shutdown of public school systems is imminent barring further action by the State of Kansas and subsequent ruling by the Kansas Supreme Court.

While such an action may seem unlikely, to not adequately plan for such a significant event would be irresponsible. Newton Public Schools is currently undergoing an intensive planning process to address a possible court order that would result, in a worst case scenario, in a total shutdown of all school district facilities, processes, and programs. Such an act will take approximately a week to implement in order to back up and safely bring down all computer infrastructure and systems, move food to offsite freezer storage, gather and move all temperature-sensitive chemicals to off-site storage, notify all scheduled community and school district entities planning for use of buildings of the potential lockdown of all properties, power down all mechanical systems, change locks on all facility entrances in order to safely secure them from entry, and shut down all utilities.

A partial list of impacted July programs includes: summer latchkey, Newton Child Care Center at Cooper Early Education Center, summer food program, summer weights program, athletic camps, open gym days, community swim days, online enrollment support, ongoing business functions (payroll, budget preparation, accounts payable, summer hiring, etc.), professional development opportunities for teachers, planning/preparation for the 2016-17 school year, summer maintenance of buildings and school buses, capital projects, and more. Such a shutdown may also delay the start of the school year depending on the length of the shutdown and time required to bring systems back online and continue preparation for a new academic year.

A number of things can happen between now and the end of June that may impact this plan, including legislative action that will address the court’s ruling and result in this plan never being implemented. The court, in the absence of further legal progress, may provide additional direction to school districts in terms of continued operation of critical systems and staff, may allow the district to continue operations utilizing contingency reserve funds, may extend the deadline for legislative response, or a host of other options. The difficulty faced by all school districts at this time is not knowing exactly what will happen and what the impact on school personnel, programs, and facilities will be.

The Board of Education and administration of Newton Public Schools continue to plan and prepare for the worst, but hope that this plan will never be necessary to implement. Further communication to our dedicated staff and amazing community will be distributed as details become available. For more information contact Dr. Russell Miller, Assistant Superintendent of Human & Fiscal Services, at 316-284-6200 or russell.miller@usd373.org.

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Published: 6/6/16




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Tickets/Passes are available for purchase and will admit you to all home HS/MS athletic events and music concerts.

Available Passes include the Family Pass for $200, Adult Activity Ticket for $75, or the Student Activity Ticket for $50.  Each ticket gets you into both high school and middle school athletic events during the 2016-2017 school year.  Tickets and passes do not admit you to athletic invitational, tournament, or state competitions; the pops and jazz concert, drama productions, or special events. High school & middle school athletics are the best entertainment in town, and these tickets are a great value.

Please see the attached information form with pricing for activity tickets, as well as football and basketball reserved seats. In order to allow openings for reserved seats to be filled, the deadline for keeping your seats from last year is 8/25/16.  If you have any questions about the tickets, please call Verlene Keazer, NHS Bookkeeper at 284-6280, ext. 2027 or e-mail at verlene.keazer@usd373.org

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Published: 6/1/16