Please read the entirety of this letter for important details pertaining to the new school year. It will answer many questions you may have. Please contact the school office with any questions. Dear Elementary, Junior High, Senior High School Students and Parents: We are nearing the beginning of another school year. We hope all of you have had an enjoyable summer and are excited for the upcoming . . .
The Ness Co. Amusement Company is requesting volunteers for the 2016 Ness County Fair. Schedules are Thursday , Friday , and Saturday ( July 28 , 29, 30th) with time slots of 6:50pm-8:45pm and 8 :45pm-10:30pm . If you have questions or are interested in volunteering, please call either Teri Rupp 798-2963 or Jean Kerr 798-0418. THANK YOU!
ATTN: Ness City Medical Clinic will be offering FREE sports physicals on Wednesday, July 27th from 1:00-4:00 p.m. Any student who still needs a physical can get a form from the school office or at the clinic that day. A parental signature will be required on the back of the form before the physical will be performed. Please call the school offices with any questions you may have.
SAVE THE DATE: Booster Club will be hosting a “Back to School” Ice Cream Social on August 16 at Western Plains North and Western Plain South at 6:30 pm. Students will also be able to bring supplies to put in their lockers during the social. Please call your school office if you have any questions.
Letter to parents and seniors for scholarship information
USD 106 has received some good news out of Topeka. The district recieved 100% of the requested emergency funds from the State Finance Council in the amount totaling $118,920. For a complete article on the matter, check out this link: http://ksn.com/2015/08/24/panel-approves-lower-aid-amounts-for-kansas-schools/
The following is a link for downloading the Student Handbook. Student Downloadable Handbook INTRODUCTION This book is put together for your use and reference during the school year. It is hoped that you will take pride in your school. To make a school successful requires a positive attitude of its students and faculty, proper conduct, and the cooperation of all involved in it. This handbook will provide you with some guidelines and suggestions for a successful school year. It is asked that you be yourself at your very best at all times, and then success will follow for you and the school. STAFF Superintendent / North Principal Jeff Jones South Principal Rhonda Heim Counselor Charles Packard STAFF AT WESTERN PLAINS ELEMENTARY SOUTH AND JUNIOR HIGH Renee Button Kindergarten, 1st Grade Amanda Wittman 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade Renae Nelsen 4th Grade, 5th Grade Cheryl Rein 6-8 English & Computers Julie Mauch 6-8 Math & Reading, QPA Luke Ritchie K-8 Physical Ed., 6-8 Science Barbara Reinert Music Kendra Lundgren Special Education . . .
The following file is the District Calendar in excel and in PDF. 14-15 Calendar (Excel) 14-15 Calendar Also available are past calendars for your viewing. 13-14 Calendar (excel) 2013-14 Calendar (pdf) 2012-13 District Calendar 2012-13 District Calendar (pdf)
Contact information is vital to the success of every alumni association in order to plan the annual Reunion Banquet and to assist graduating classes with their individual reunions. The Ransom-Arnold-Brownell-Western Plains High School Alumni Association has secured a website and an email to help keep everyone linked into the association. Please go to rabwp.com to register your contact information online and/or email your contact information to RABWclassreunion@hotmail.com. Don't miss out on the invitations, don't lose contact with old friends. Register with the Alumni Association today.
Forecast for Rest Of TodayPartly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Forecast for TonightShowers and thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms may be severe with damaging winds in the evening. Some thunderstorms may produce damaging winds after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Forecast for FridayMostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds around 10 mph.