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Kindergarten Round-Up and early childhood screenings scheduled in Herington

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A developmental screening for children birth to 5 years of age will be held Friday, April 10 at Herington Elementary School.  Children and their parents are encouraged to attend.   For Kindergarten Round-Up the child must be five years old on or before August 31, 2015 to attend Kindergarten in the 2015-2016 school year.  The prospective student will be given an assessment to indicate his/her level of readiness for . . . read more

Mar 23, 2015

FBLA Attends State Conference

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Qualifies for Nationals

Herington High School FBLA Chapter Attended Kansas State FBLA Leadership Conference on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 24th and 25th, in Topeka, KS.  Thirty-Six members from Herington High School attended the conference.  The FBLA chapter placed in six events and qualified eight members for Nationals.  National FBLA . . . read more

Mar 27, 2015

Looking for Pythagoras (Part 2)

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Beth Blackwell

Eighth grade math students 'discovered' that the relationship between the side lengths of right triangles satisfies the Pythagorean Theorem.  They used Polystrips to explore the converse is true: *Is any triangle whose side lengths satisfy the Pythagorean Theorem, a right triangle?    . . . read more

Feb 12, 2015
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Herington USD 487 Bus Routes

Herington Public Schools is fortunate to be able to run both in-town and out-of-town bus routes. Listed below are the in-town routes and . . .

Jun 30, 2014

Textbook and Class Fees

Textbook rental fees are due on the first day's attendance in any attendance center.  Students and/or parents who feel that they . . .

Jun 30, 2014

Board Members

USD 487 BOARD MEMBER  ADDRESS PHONE E-Mail   Katharina . . .

Pre-Approved Community Service Opportunities - Weekly Updates

Community Service opportunities listed on this page are pre-approved by high school administration.  Students will not have to see . . .

HHS Course Descriptions

High School Credit Requirements   Graduation Requirements   Freshman . . .

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Herington High School Announcements

  Tuesday March 31, 2015 Weekly Bus Duty   . . .

Mar 30, 2015

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Students Attend CERT Training

    HOSA students recently went through CERT Training (Community Emergency Response Training). Some of the things the . . .

Feb 24, 2015

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HMS Daily Bulletin

  March 31, 2015   ACTIVITIES FOR THIS WEEK, MARCH 30 TH -APRIL 3 RD : Wednesday, April 1 st —HMS Site . . .

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ENRICHMENT This year all 6th and 7th graders will be participating in project-based learning (PBL). Project Based Learning is a . . .

Dec 8, 2014

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Amanda Hawkins, Sponsor

STUCO MEMBERS   Back Row: Amanda Hawkins (STUCO Sponsor), Emilie Row, Payten Schnieder, McKenzie Shippy, Emma . . .

Mar 10, 2015

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Elementary students enjoy Friendship Day activities

Herington Elementary School celebrated its second school-wide "Friendship Activity Day" on Feb. 12. This special day is for students . . .

Railer Code of Conduct helps develop life skills

The Railer Code of Conduct focuses on the environment, examples, and skill deficits rather than the student as the problem.  . . .

Sep 4, 2014

What to give your child a head start?

Herington early education program

Research shows that the first five years of a child's life is critical in developing school readiness skills and ensuring lifelong . . .

Oct 23, 2014


Afterschool Program

Herington Elementary School is in its second semester of the Railyard Afterschool Program.  This afterschool program is a result of . . .

2014-2015 Membership

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The purpose of the Herington Elementary Site Council is to: Provide advice and counsel to the school in evaluating performance goals and . . .

Engineer Ink Open for Business

Engineer Ink Employees ready for business!  The Applied Business Development Class at Herington High School has opened a new T-shirt, . . .

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Herington Schools USD 487 19 North Broadway Herington, KS  67449

Phone: 785.258.2263 Fax: 785.258.2982

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