District News - April 2017
The Harrisonville School District will be offering summer school to students entering grade K-6. Summer School is set for June 5-30. The district will run bus routes to centralized pick-up and drop-off locations based on enrollment.
Incoming kindergarten students will go to Summer School at Harrisonville Early Childhood Center from 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. Kindergarten students can be picked up at the centralized bus locations, but after-school busing for kindergarteners will only be to the Harrisonville Community Center and approved local day care centers. All other students must be picked up at ECC.
Incoming 1st-6th Graders will attend Summer School at McEowen; the hours are 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. breakfast and lunch will be provided.
The Community Center will once again offer after-school care for a fee. The district will provide transportation to the Community Center.
The high school will be offering several online opportunities during June.
Enrollment information was sent home to parents elementary school students this week and is available on the district website. Completed forms are due back by Friday, April 7.
Last Day of School
Our last day of school for the year is May 23. It will be a half day for students.
The Harrisonville School District is seeking nominations for its end-of-the-year awards.
The Educator of the Year Award is presented to a teacher who has had a special impact on students in the district. The Educator of the Year receives a $500 grant from the Harrisonville Public School Foundation for use in his/her classroom.
The Support Staff Employee of the Year is designed to show the district’s appreciation for its support staff employees. Any non-certified employee in the district can be nominated for this award. This includes secretaries, paraprofessionals, custodians, food service personnel, maintenance, nurses, etc. This winner of this award will receive $100 from Sherwood Community Bank.
The Outstanding Community Involvement Award recognizes a Harrisonville Schools staff member for his/her involvement in the community. The winner will receive a cash award of $100 sponsored by Community Bank of Harrisonville.
Winners of all awards will be recognized during the district’s End-of-the-Year Celebration. They will also be recognized on plaques at the district's Administrative Office and banners at their schools.
Nominations can be made on-line at www.harrisonvilleschools.org
Nominations for all awards are due March 31, 2017.
Board approves 2017-18 calendar
During the February meeting, the Board of Education approved the 2017-18 school calendar. The full calendar is available on the district website – http://harrisonvilleschools.schoolwires.net/domain/67
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM PAT to Moreland Dairy Farm, 9:15-10:15 a.m.
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM ECC Breakfast w/Books
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Art Fair/Reading Night