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Back to School FAQ 2021-22



What day does school start?

►The first attendance day will vary depending on your student's grade &/or school. Here is a printable document with all start dates and other important back-to-school info for your convenience.
Start dates and other events specific to each school will be posted on each school's event calendars and can be viewed on the All Schools Events Calendar

Links to individual school calendars and a district-wide attendance calendar can be found on the District Calendars page.  Attendance calendars for the upcoming school year are posted once they are approved by the BOE, usually by March. 

When does Kindergarten start?

All Kindergarten students start August 16 and will attend full days (from 8:00 a.m. to 3:10 p.m.).

How do I tell where my child will attend?

Newton USD 373 Boundary Map  For further assistance, please contact the transportation department at 316-284-6506.

What time does my child's school day start/end?

School Hours 

Where can I find a list of school supplies?

School Supply Lists 

How much do meals cost?

Meal Program & Prices 

Where can I find Breakfast/Lunch Menus?

Breakfast & Lunch Menus

How do I pay for my child's school meals?

►All meal payments can be made online using RevTrak (also available from the Parents menu tab, above).
To learn more, go to the Using RevTrak page.

I have a question about district directed transfer procedures.

District Directed Transfer Request Procedures


Thanks, but I still have a question...

►Please contact your child's school for any other questions you might have.