Wichita Public Schools

Education
6:17 pm
Wed July 30, 2014

Regular Enrollment For Wichita Public Schools Ends Thursday Evening

Crystal Engram assists Phung Vuong and Steven Ngo with enrollment at Wichita High School East.
Credit Hugo Phan

Nearly 22 thousand Wichita Public School students have been enrolled so far online, before school starts in August. Schools are also open for in person enrollment through Thursday night.

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Weather
6:34 am
Mon January 6, 2014

Despite Weather, Classes Resume Today for Wichita Public Schools

Credit Wichita Public Schools

Despite the wind chill advisory in affect for the Wichita area today and unseasonably low temperatures, classes for Wichita Public Schools are still set to resume today (Jan 6.)

USD 259 officials are asking students to bundle up extra warmly, and asking parents to expect delays on school bus routes throughout the day.

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Education
11:35 am
Mon November 4, 2013

New Mobile App Connects Public With Wichita Schools

Screenshots of Wichita Public Schools' new mobile app taken from Apple's App Store.
Credit Hugo Phan

There is now a new mobile app to help connect parents, students and community members to Wichita Public Schools. In a release Monday, the district said the goal of the new app is to streamline information about students and schools.

Users of the app will have the ability to keep up with news from the school district and their school, calendars, ParentLink notifications, student grades and attendance, My Payment Plus and Speak Up.

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Wichita Public Schools
4:41 pm
Mon October 21, 2013

Wichita Schools Notify Parents Of Vaccine Mandate

School nurses in Wichita have been notifying parents that their kids can't go to school if they're not up to date on their required immunizations.

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Education
7:36 am
Thu August 8, 2013

Do Teachers Perpetuate Bullying?

Linda Rhone, an educator from Southwestern College, facilitates a session designed to help Wichita teachers examine their own behaviors to help lessen bullying in schools.

Wichita teachers are examining their own behaviors to help diminish bullying in schools.

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