Archived News

TSES Dedication and Open House
07/16/2018
Please join us for the Dedication and Open House of Timber Sage Elementary School.
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Willson Completes Statewide Leadership Program
06/25/2018
Brad Willson, Spring Hill USD 230 assistant superintendent, recently completed participation in KASB Business Operations Leadership Development (BOLD), sponsored by the Kansas Association of School Boards. Willson was one of 20 public education leaders recognized in Topeka June 15, 2018.
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"No time like the present" - The Newton Kansan
06/19/2018
A story from The Newton Kansan about an Insight School of Kansas 2018 graduate who kept her promise to her grandparents that she would graduate high school.
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2018-19 Y-Club Registration Information
06/11/2018
The Before and After School Program through the YMCA of Greater Kansas City offers its childcare program to any family within the Spring Hill School District.
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Class of 2018 - Insight School of Kansas
06/07/2018
Insight School of Kansas (ISKS) held its graduation ceremony on Saturday, June 2 at Spring Hill High School.
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Summer Meals Available Starting 6/4
05/29/2018
With summer break now underway, breakfast and lunch programs are now available to all families.
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SHES 5th Graders Host 3rd Annual Wax Museum
05/24/2018
On Tuesday, May 22, fifth graders at Spring Hill Elementary School hosted their third annual Wax Museum.
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WCES Students Share Dinosaur Knowledge
05/24/2018
Second graders at Wolf Creek Elementary School put their research skills to the test as they hosted a Dinosaur Wax Museum.
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WCES Students Share Flat Stanley Adventures
05/24/2018
Second grade students at Wolf Creek Elementary School shared with their fellow classmates the adventures of their Flat Stanley.
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PCES Student Donates to Nurse's Office
05/23/2018
Chase Laplante, third grader at Prairie Creek Elementary School recently made a donation to the nurse's office for the 2018-19 school year.
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Stone Lion Puppet Theatre Performs at WCES
05/18/2018
On Wednesday, May 16, kindergarteners at Wolf Creek Elementary School were treated to a play performance that told “a story of true friendship and facing your fears,” according to the Stone Lion Puppet Theatre’s website.
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District Honors May Character Award Nominees
05/18/2018
Congratulations to our May Character Award nominees and our award recipient, Karen Katzer, media specialist at Prairie Creek Elementary School. Mrs. Katzer was nominated for demonstrating Compassion.
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WCES Student Stories Come to Life
05/17/2018
Two students at Wolf Creek Elementary School (WCES) saw their stories come to life on Tuesday, May 15 by the Spring Hill High School (SHHS) Theatre Department.
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PCES Students Show Off Their Talents
05/17/2018
During the week of May 14-18, first through fifth grades students at Prairie Creek Elementary School competed in their school’s Talent Show.
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WCES Receives Donation from The Rye Studio
05/10/2018
Wolf Creek Elementary School has received a generous donation from Chase and Amy Ashurst. Chase and Amy are the owners of The Rye Studio and have a son in Kindergarten at WCES. The donation from the Ashurst family is to be used for safety initiatives at WCES.
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2018 SHEF Scholarship Winners Announced
05/09/2018
For 21 years, the Spring Hill Education Foundation (SHEF) has provided over $183,000 in scholarships to Spring Hill High School graduates. The Foundation began with one $500 scholarship in 1998, and has grown to 11 $1,500 scholarships in 2018.
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WCES Students Participate in Bake For Good
05/09/2018
"Math + science + reading + baking know-how = something delicious!" is the equation that kind Arthur Flour's program, "Bake For Good: Kids" share with fourth and fifth grade students at Wolf Creek Elementary School.
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Students Compete in District Battle of the Books
05/08/2018
On Thursday, May 3, 4th and 5th grade students in the Spring Hill School District competed in the District Battle of the Books competition.
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SHHS Competes in Frontier League Art Show
05/08/2018
On Wednesday, May 2, students at Spring Hill High School competed in the 2018 Frontier League Art Show with the theme of Art Wars.
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District Honors April Character Award Nominees
District Honors April Character Award Nominees
05/04/2018
Congratulations to our April Character Award nominees and our award recipient, Jennifer Talbott, nurse at Wolf Creek Elementary School. Mrs. Talbott was nominated for demonstrating Creativity.
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Brooke Jones, a 5th grader at Spring Hill Elementary School was selected as the winner for her “Take Me Home” illustration.
SHES Student Wins JOCO Sheriff Poster Contest
05/02/2018
Brooke Jones, a 5th grader a Spring Hill Elementary School was selected as the winner for her "Take Me Home" illustration. The Johnson County Sheriff's Department asked 4th, 5th and 6th grade students in the Spring Hill School District to submit a drawing that illustrates what the "Take Me Home" program means to them.
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WCES Students Raise Money for Harper's Hugs
04/26/2018
On Wednesday, April 25, students at Wolf Creek Elementary School participated in Harper's Hugs Walk-a-Thon. Though the rain may have moved the event indoors, it didn't dampen the students enthusiasm to help support a great cause.
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Matthew Boehm Named 2018 Kansas CTE Scholar
04/20/2018
Matthew Boehm, a senior at Spring Hill High School has been named a 2018 Kansas Career and Technical Education Scholar by the Kansas State Department of Education.
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Bronco Musicians Qualify for State
Bronco Musicians Qualify for State
04/16/2018
Over the weekend, Spring Hill High School (SHHS) regional music solo and ensemble contests were held. Many SHHS students received “1” ratings and will continue on to compete at the state level at Larned High School in Larned, KS on April 28.
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Skyler Burke Receives 2018 FCA Matt Alexander Servant Leadership Award
04/13/2018
Skyler Burke, a junior at Spring Hill High School (SHHS) was named the 2018 Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) Matt Alexander Servant Leadership Award winner. In addition to the award, Skyler will receive a $2,500 scholarship to the college of his choice at the end of his senior year. He will represent the Johnson County area for the 2018-19 school year.
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SHHS Spring Play "Museum" - April 6th & 7th
04/02/2018
What is art? This question has unique answers depending on the person being asked. The SHHS Theatre Department's spring play production will cause the viewer to confront their own, as well as society's, views on these questions.
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SADD Presents at Spring Hill Middle School
04/02/2018
On March 30, 7th grade students at Spring Hill Middle School (SHMS) attended an assembly presented by Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) about the effects smoking can have on their body.
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District Honors March Character Award Nominees
03/30/2018
Congratulations to our March Character Award nominees and our award recipient, Heather Northrop, paraprofessional at Spring Hill Middle School (pictured). Ms. Northrop was nominated for demonstrating initiative.
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2019 Teachers of the Year Award Winners Announced
03/28/2018
The Spring Hill School District honored its 2019 District Teachers of the Year, Brian Hogan, P.E. Teacher at Prairie Creek Elementary School, and Jerry Hunsaker, History Teacher at Spring Hill Middle School.
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Anna Manning, Spring Hill High School Teacher
Manning Achieves Master Journalism Educator Status
03/19/2018
Anna J. Manning of Spring Hill High School, Spring Hill, Kansas has achieved the Master Journalism Educator status from the Journalism Education Association (JEA).
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Flower vocabulary at Wolf Creek Elementary School
Growing Great Minds at WCES
03/12/2018
Students at Wolf Creek Elementary School are growing their academic vocabulary!
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Welcome New Principals
Meet the New Principals
03/12/2018
The 2018-19 school year will bring two new faces to the Spring Hill School District administration. Beth Cooper will join Wolf Creek Elementary as principal and Jason Townsend will join Timber Sage Elementary School as principal.
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Spring Hill Elementary School Principal Tammy Endecott presents the February Character Award to Mr. Anthony Sublette, First Grade Teacher.
District Honors February Character Award Nominees
03/02/2018
Congratulations to our February Character Award nominees and our award recipient, Anthony Sublette, First Grade Teacher at Spring Hill Elementary School (pictured).
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New boundary map
Elementary 2018-19 School Attendance Letters Sent
02/22/2018
All parents of elementary school students will receive a letter identifying the school of attendance for the 2018-19 school year.
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School Safety
School Safety
02/22/2018
With the recent tragedy in Broward County, Florida, we have heard from several concerned parents regarding school safety.
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USD 230 Accepting Nominations for Teacher of the Year
02/19/2018
The Kansas Teacher of the Year Award recognizes and utilizes representatives of excellent teaching in the elementary and secondary classrooms of the state.
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Wolf Creek Elementary Receives Walmart Grant
02/07/2018
Wolf Creek Elementary School recently received a Walmart Community Grant for $1,000.
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Dean Pope with certificate
District Honors January Character Award Nominees
02/02/2018
Congratulations to our January Character Award nominees and our award recipient, Dean Pope, SHMS Math Teacher (pictured).
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Volunteers Needed
Community Outreach Program Seeking Volunteers
01/29/2018
SHMS and SHHS are launching a Community Outreach Program to connect students with community members.
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Virtual Career Fair
Virtual Career Fair
01/24/2018
Do you know someone looking for a job? Invite them to participate in the Kansas Teaching Jobs virtual career fair on February 8, from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
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Town Hall attendees
Town Hall Overview
01/23/2018
On Monday, January 22, the Board of Education held a Town Hall meeting to discuss the continued growth in the district.
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Hydroponics Plants
SHES STEM Lab Phase 1
01/19/2018
In April of last year, Spring Hill Elementary School received a grant from the Baehr Foundation, First Option Bank Trustee Services, for the first phase of a STEM Lab.
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Suicide Prevention Presentation
District to Host Suicide Prevention Program
01/12/2018
The district will be hosting a suicide prevention presentation at the high school on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 from 6 – 7:30 p.m
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Hagedorn Receives Horizon Award
Hagedorn Receives State Horizon Award
01/09/2018
Thirty-two first-year educators from Kansas are being recognized for their outstanding teaching skills through the 2018 Kansas Horizon Award program.
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School Board Recognition Month
January is School Board Recognition Month
01/04/2018
January is School Board Recognition Month; however, these individuals deserve our appreciation year-round.
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Ms. Besler receives grant award
PCES Teacher Awarded Statewide Grant
12/18/2017
Ms. Adrienne Besler, 3rd grade teacher at Prairie Creek Elementary School, USD 230, Spring Hill, was recently awarded a $500 Teacher Scholarship by the Kansas Association of American Educators (KANAAE), a non-union professional educators’ association serving Kansas educators
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Employee received character award
District Honors Employees - December 2017
12/15/2017
Congratulations to our December Character Award Nominees!
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Kindergarten Round-up date and info
Kindergarten Round-up 2018
12/07/2017
Kindergarten Round-up is a great opportunity for children to experience a little taste of life in Kindergarten while parents go through an orientation with the principal
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Leadership for Tomorrow Graduates
KASB's Leadership for Tomorrow Class of '17 Graduates
12/07/2017
Twenty-five education leaders from across Kansas recently completed a year-long leadership development class sponsored by the Kansas Association of School Board
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Jessica Harvey receives character award
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SHHS Fall Musical This Week
SHHS Fall Musical This Week
11/07/2017
The Theatre Department is very excited to present this modern, award-winning, musical satire November 9-11.
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One District, One Book™ Begins
11/01/2017
The One District, One Book™ initiative kicked off at the elementary schools today.
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Bowman receives award from Human Resources
District Honors Employees with Character Awards
10/30/2017
Congratulations to our October Character Award nominees and our award recipient, Ayshia Bowman of WCES (pictured). Ms. Bowman was nominated for demonstrating Patience and Compassion.
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School Bus
October 18 Proclaimed School Bus Drivers' Appreciation Day in Kansas
10/11/2017
TOPEKA — School bus drivers play an important role in the safety of Kansas’ students. To honor them, Gov. Sam Brownback has proclaimed Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, as School Bus Drivers’ Appreciation Day.
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Wendy Burris receives Character Award
District Honors Employees with September Character Awards
09/29/2017
Congratulations to our September Character Award nominees - you make us proud!
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Hard Hats at Construction Site
State of the District Breakfast
09/27/2017
The Spring Hill School District will hold its 7th Annual State of the District Breakfast on October 19, 2017 at Spring Hill High School.
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Dalton Receives Award
Dalton Named Kansas Director of the Year
09/15/2017
Jayci Dalton, Nutrition Director was named the 2016-17 Director of the Year for Kansas by the School Nutrition Association. She was recognized at the National Conference in July of this year.
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Teachers Honored for Exemplary First-Year Performance
09/12/2017
The Spring Hill School District recently honored its 2018 Horizon Award winners. This recognition is given to teachers for exemplary performance during their first year in the classroom.
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School District Releases 2017 ACT Scores
09/07/2017
The Spring Hill School District announced its 2017 ACT composite scores. The district composite score was 22.4, which exceeds state and national averages.
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Spring Hill Selected as Gemini District
08/23/2017
Twenty-one Kansas school districts will take part in the Gemini Project, which is another facet of the Kansans Can School Redesign Project, the Kansas State Department of Education announced Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017.
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Solar eclipse
Solar Eclipse Information
08/11/2017
We are excited for the solar eclipse on August 21, 2017!
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Small Map of Boundaries
New Elementary Boundaries Set for 2018-19
07/27/2017
The Spring Hill Board of Education finalized the new Elementary School Boundaries, to incorporate Timber Sage Elementary School, at their July 10th meeting.
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