SJHS Track Team is the “bomb”! Having a little fun as they have a final Friday practice! #TigerPride271
SHS Graduation, Saturday, 5/8/21. Doors will open at 2:30 pm to the public
MCEL Track is scheduled for Tuesday, 5/11/21 at Smith Center at 1:00 pm If in case of bad weather and the track meet would be postponed, this meet will be re-scheduled for Friday, 5/14/21 same time, same place
It was great to be able to welcome our 2021 SHS graduating class back to the halls of SGS for a final walkthrough! #TigerNation271
SHS Awards Night is tonight, 5/6/21 at 7:00 pm at SHS Gym. Doors will open at 6:40 pm
Kansas Honor Scholar award recipients Leighton Colburn, Logan Winklepleck, and Brayden Wallace. Congratulations we are proud of you! #TigerPride271
Order of Events for HS track at Logan 5-4-21
Come join us for our last FCA meeting at Fusion! Food and Fellowship following the Baccalaureate.
The last day for the SGS After School Program was Friday, April 30th. There will be no programming in May. Thank you to all who participated!
Breaking News from the Quinter Track Meet-April 30, 2021: New School record in girls discus. 120' 3" breaking the old record from 1995 of Marissa Haines of 113'3". Congratulations, Kaelyn Means! #TigerPride271
Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week at USD 271 - May 3-7, 2021 USD 271 will work in collaboration with Tiger Nation to show our thanks to our incredible teachers and staff. We would like to invite YOU to participate also! The 2020-2021 school year has been amazing and difficult, but there was never a day that our staff didn't show up to give their best for students and each other. Let's show them some love! The Daily Grind- Make a donation at our local "The Daily Grind Coffee Shop and Bakery" so that each staff member can enjoy a coffee, tea, smoothie or baked good this week . Donations accepted M-F from 6-2 and Saturday 7-11. Bring your teacher a note of thanks, a favorite candy bar, drink, flower, fruit, or snack! 50 ideas: https://www.waterford.org/resources/teacher-appreciation-week-ideas/ Thank you USD 271 Community!
2021-4-30 Rooks County currently has no active cases of COVID-19 in the county. This week the absenteeism rate is at 0.0% above the baseline from 2019-2020. The positive testing rate is at 2.8% this week. If you are interested in getting on the list to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, please call the health department or your primary care physician. School districts will continue in-person for the week of May 3-7, 2021. If there is any adjustment required to the learning setting due to concerns in the schools, we will update your family quickly following a decision. Thank you for everything you are doing to keep our students in school and our community in a healthy place. Mr. Bill Lowry USD 271 Superintendent 785-425-6367
6-8 Awards Night & Music Concert/8th Recognition
6-8 Awards Night & Music Concert/8th Recognition Monday, April 3, 2021
Nominate a USD 271 Teacher! The nominating process is under way to give 10 Kansas teachers $1,000 each in celebration of National Teacher Appreciation Week. The promotion was announced by Kansas State Treasurer Lynn Rogers. “Kansas teachers have worked tirelessly to overcome the countless challenges they have encountered over the past year, and I thought they deserved a little extra recognition this National Teacher Appreciation Week," said Rogers. National Teacher Appreciation Week runs from May 3-7. Beginning this week people are invited to nominate a Kansas teacher for the $1,000 award by using this online form. The deadline to nominate a teacher is noon this Friday (April 30). To nominate a Kansas teacher, use this online form. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf9VL2LJmCZw8W1WSPG8fA1RVoDh_xNL-OIukfWHGGC_EB7Dw/viewform?gxids=7628 The State Treasurer’s office will announce two winners each day starting May 3. Winners will be chosen at random. Limit one entry per person. Duplicate entries will be deleted. No purchases are necessary. No taxpayer dollars are contributing to this award fund. The awards will be paid through the State Treasurer’s Office's partnership with Learning Quest 529 Savings Plans. Winners will have a choice to receive a check or a contribution to a new or existing 529 Savings Plan.
Our Yearbook company has allowed us to open the sale of yearbooks up again. We will be taking orders for the 2020-2021 Yearbook until May 12.
Order of events for Northern Valley Track Meet for Thursday 4/29/21 held at Logan 10:00 am
Order of events for JH track at Hill City 4/26
Partnering with Pride! Please call the SGS office between the hours of 8:30-3:00 on M-F with your calls for donations. Thank you!
2021 K-5 Spring Music Concert - April 27, 2021 5:30pm Concert: Kindergarten, 4th Grade, 2nd Grade 7:00pm Concert: 1st Grade, 5th Grade, 3rd Grade