Welcome to USD 460
Welcome to the Hesston USD 460 web site, hosted by SharpSchool!  The Hesston schools' web sites are actively changing and being updated as new information is posted and other items are removed or modified. If there is something you're looking for or would like to see on the sites, please send us an email at support@usd460.org.
                                  TWO UPCOMING ELECTIONS 

Mail Ballot Election
In February, there will be a mail ballot election on the issue of a 33% Local Option Budget (LOB).
  The LOB currently authorized by voters is 31%.  Each registered voter in the district will receive a ballot by mail and must return it by noon on February 24.  Ballots must be signed to be counted.  Click the link below for additional information.

Local Option Budget Mail Ballot Election

Board of Education Election
On Tuesday, April 7, local elections will take place, including the election of individuals to four seats on the Hesston USD 460 board of education.  Six individuals are running for these positions.
Susan Lamb
Annette Lamp
Brenda Nebel*
Susan Rostetter
Michael "Mike" Weber*
Delvin Wohlgemuth*

All el
igible patrons are encouraged to register to vote and to cast ballots in these two important elections.


All Hesston USD 460 schools will be closed on the following dates:
  School Improvement:  February 13
  Parent-Teacher Conferences:  February 16
  Spring Break:  March 16-20  


KSDE-Awarded Banner

The Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE) has recognized USD 460 as a district achieving the highest level of determination in compliance with special education accountability and reporting requirements.

Below is information from the KSDE web site regarding the recent initiative:
"As a result of the reauthorization of IDEA 2004, increased accountability at the state and local level and changes in the Office of Special Education Programs' (OSEP) monitoring priorities, Kansas has shifted from a Focused Monitoring System to an Integrated Accountability System. The Kansas Integrated Accountability System is in alignment with IDEA 2004 and General Supervision requirements as outlined by the OSEP and Kansas Special Education Statutes. The shift to the Kansas Integrated Accountability System results in a continuous monitoring cycle involving data collection, verification, reporting, and improvement activities by both the State and LEAs. The system will ensure both state level and individual district compliance with the federal special education requirements and monitor those areas most closely associated with improved academic achievement results for children and youth with exceptionalities."
Hesston Elementary School

            300 E. Amos Street
            Hesston, KS 67062
            Ph: 620-327-7102
            Fax: 620-327-7153
            Principal: Alisa Krehbiel
            Counselor: Jane Moody
Hesston Middle School

                100 N. Ridge Road
                Hesston, KS 67062
                Ph: 620-327-7111
                Fax: 620-327-7115
                Principal: Ben Proctor
                Counselor: Jillian Toews
Hesston High School

                 200 N. Ridge Road
                 Hesston, KS 67062
                 Ph: 620-327-7122
                 Fax: 620-327-7138
                 Principal: Ty Rhodes
                 Counselor: Donna Schadler

Hesston USD 460
                                                                              150 N. Ridge Road, PO Box 2000
                                                                                        Hesston, KS 67062
                                                                                        Ph: 620-327-4931
                                                                                        Fax: 620-327-7157
                                                                                Superintendent:  Paul Becker

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