District Resources

Rail Railer Express Gram


Nominate any USD487 Staff Member for a Railer Express Gram!

A Railer Express Gram is an unsolicited positive recognition that acknowledges any Herington Schools Staff member who has demonstrated a special effort, an outstanding job, is caring or sensitive towards someone, or someone they go the extra mile! Someone who does it "The Railer Way!"

Who can submit a nomination?

Students, Parents, Teachers, Administrators, Co-Workers, Community Members.... Anyone!

Click link below to nominate your choice!


Teen Virtual Academy

The TEEN Virtual Academy operated by the school districts of Herington, Hillsboro, Marion and Peabody-Burns can help you earn your high school diploma from home! Our online adult program is open for new enrollment all year. The program is FREE for students and we can also provide you a laptop while enrolled.

If you have questions about how to get started, please contact Lena Kleiner at 620-877-0237 or lena.kleiner@usd410.net. You can also find more information at http://www.teen632.org/teen-virtual-academy.html or on Facebook at TEEN Virtual Academy.

Pay for Lunches Online
  1. Open your browser and go to HeringtonSchools.org
  2. Locate "Quick Links" on the top  of the webpage, below the pictures, and click (if you're using a mobile phone, you can skip this step.)
  3. Locate "Grades Online" and click on the link This will open Skyward in a new page
  4. Login using your username and password
  5. On the left side of the window, select Food Service. Here, you can see the current balance of your student(s) and, below that, a link to make payments. This will open a new window for eFunds. Once here, follow the steps to either register (new users) or login. New users will need student ID numbers from Skyward.

***Note*** eFunds charges $1.00 processing fees for direct check payments and $2.65 for credit/debit card processing.