Parent assisting student in blowing his nose while outside in the snow

Top 5 Ways to Avoid the Flu

Flu season is upon us and because school attendance plays an important role in a student’s overall educational experience and helps students to become more successful in their academics, we want to help families avoid getting sick! If your student Read more

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No School – November 26, 2018

JUNCTION CITY, KAN. – Due to potentially hazardous winter weather, Geary County Schools USD 475 will be closed on November 26, 2018. This cancellation also includes activities and programs within the district (unless otherwise stated) and the workday for staff. Staff with Read more

WINTER VENDOR FAIR

Please join us on Wednesday, November 28th at 3:00 for our Winter Vendor Fair.   Help us raise money for our students and purchase tickets to win a gift basket created by our students. We will have at least 8 gift Read more

8TH GRADE HISTORY

Helen Pugh, an 8th-grade FRMS teacher, attended the Gilder Lehman Insitute this summer in Washington D.C for a week long professional development seminar,” The Making of America: From the Founding Era Through the Civil War.” The week included exploration of Read more

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Upcoming Classified Job Fair

Geary County Schools USD 475 will be hosting a Classified Job Fair for paraprofessionals, teacher assistants, food service support, hall monitors, and other classified open positions for many district schools Tuesday, July 31, 2018, from 4:00-6:00 PM at the Freshman Read more

A multi-ethnic group of elementary school children are outdoors on a sunny day. They are wearing casual clothing. They are learning about nature in science class. A girl of African descent is using a magnifying glass to look for bugs.

Great Outdoors Month!

June is Great Outdoors Month and USD 475 would like to encourage you to #EscapetheIndoors and connect with nature. Visit www.greatoutdoors.org to see all the different outdoor activities that you can enjoy with your family and friends, and get ready for your next Read more

Principal Heather Oentrich speaks with students in a classroom.

New JCMS Principal Announced

JUNCTION CITY, KAN.  – Geary County Schools USD 475 announced last week that, Mrs. Heather Oentrich has accepted the position of Principal at the Junction City Middle School, which became open earlier this month. To read the rest of this Read more