Congratulations to our third-quarter honor roll students! Check out all of our awesome students on the list here https://www.usd106.org/page/2022-2023-honor-roll
Paraprofessional Needed: Western Plains USD 106 is seeking qualified applicants for the positions of paraprofessionals to work at Western Plains North Elementary full-time. Candidates should possess a minimum of a high school diploma. Apply for any of the above positions by completing an application on the USD 106 website and submitting the application along with a statement of interest to Jeff Jones, Superintendent; 100 School Street; Ransom, KS 67572; jjones@USD 106.org.
WPHS parents, there will be a post-prom committee meeting on Monday, March 16 @ 6:00 pm, see image for more details.
UP FOR SEALED BID! Mac OS X Version 10.5.8, Processor 1.83 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, Memory 1 GB 667 MHz DDR2 SDRAM 2009. Place sealed bids with the school office with your information and bid amount. Bidding ends Monday, March 20, 2023.
The South Parent Night held last Monday evening was a great hit, with an excellent turnout of parents and students. Hotdogs, hamburgers, chips, math games, bookfair purchases, and readers' theatre were enjoyed by all. The students did a fabulous job with their performance.
South Bookfair and Parent’s Night, Tonight, March 6, 2023. The Book Fair will be open from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm. Hot Dog or Hamberger Meals will be served from 5:30 pm - 6:25 pm. Math Games and Classroom visits will begin at 6:00pm. At 6:35 pm, Readers Theater will begin. Students are having so much fun preparing their reading for you. We can't wait for you to join us!
On Friday, South K/1 students visited the 4th grade and participated in several different activities. The activity that was enjoyed the most was playing with the Bee Bots. The 4th graders made mats earlier in the week that had the k/1 students practicing their sight words and addition facts. K/1 students learned how to program the Bee Bots to make them move to the correct spot on the mat. Everyone had fun and thought the Bee Bots were the coolest thing ever!
Don't forget that Spring Picture Day is Tuesday, March 7, 2023
HELP WANTED!! Custodian Needed: Western Plains USD 106 is seeking qualified applicants for the immediate open position of custodian/maintenance to be located at Western Plains South Elementary in Bazine, KS. This position has the possibility of being a full-time position with employee benefits. The candidate will work under the direct supervision of the Head of Maintenance. Some evening work and a willingness and ability to drive students on occasions in a suburban is required. Apply by completing an application at the Western Plains 106 website or by picking up an application at the South Elementary Office in Bazine. Applications should be forwarded to Jeff Jones, Superintendent; Western Plains 106; 100 School Street; Ransom, KS 67572. EOE.
WHO: Western Plains South WHAT: Scholastic Book Fair WHEN: February 13-23, 2023 WHERE: https://www.scholastic.com/bf/westernplainssouthesjhs Don't miss our Online Book Fair!
WP South has rescheduled the Title 1 Parent's Night activities to Monday, March 6th. The Book Fair will be open tomorrow (Friday) in the morning for parents who wish to come in to browse. We will send the Book Fair Online information home on Friday for those who wish to browse and purchase online.
Due to extreme weather, Western Plains will not have school today, Thursday, February 16. Stay warm and be safe.
Western Plains will observe a two hour late start on Thursday, February 16. Classes will begin at 10am.
South Bookfair and Parent’s Night, Thursday, February 16, 2023. The Book Fair will be open from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm. Hot Dog or Hamberger Meals will be served from 5:30 pm - 6:25 pm. Math Games and Claarooms visits will begin at 6:00pm. At 6:35 pm, Readers Theater will begin. Students are having so much fun preparing their reading for you. We can't wait for you to join us!
Western Plains South Parents, you are invited to attend an evening at Western Plains South Parent’s Night, Thursday, February 16, 2023. 5:00pm - 7:00pm Book Fair open in Library 5:30pm - 6:25pm Hot Dog or Hamburger Meal 6:00pm Math games in classrooms 6:35pm Readers Theater
Western Plains will have a late start with classes beginning at 10am on Monday, February 13th.
Due to the extreme cold weather conditions Western Plains will observe a two hour late start on Monday, January 30th. Classes will begin at 10am.
South 2nd and 3rd graders dug their field trip to the Sternberg Museum this week! After finishing a science unit studying fossils and prehistoric life, the students met a paleontologist, examined 80-million-year-old fossils from Kansas, and had a dino-mite day of learning fun.
WPH will host Deerfield in high school basketball Tuesday at Ransom. There will be a celebration of student successes in between varsity contests.
Next Week is Spirit Week! How will you show your school spirit?