Ben Proctor
USD 460 Families: Linked below you will find our weekly COVID-19 data update, information on our school improvement day on 11.30, info from KSHSAA regarding student activities, and an overview of our partnership with the county health dept. https://bit.ly/39wMKhX
about 16 hours ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
USD 460 has designated Monday, November 30 as a Professional Development Day. Students will not attend school on this day. You can find more information on this by clicking https://bit.ly/373Y02r
6 days ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
USD 460 Families: It is important to keep a good line of communication open with our school nurses this week. The link below is an update from Nurse Tammi and DeeDee on how you can communicate with them, should you have any COVID concerns to report. https://bit.ly/2UVZaam
7 days ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
You can see our latest USD 460 Weekly COVID-19 Data Report along with a written explanation of our current learning environment by clicking the link that follows. https://bit.ly/3lTd353
9 days ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
You can access our weekly COVID Data Update by clicking the link that follows. Hope everyone has a wonderful weekend and follow @SwatherAD for info on how to stream the @HesstonHS musical (which is outstanding!) https://bit.ly/3pAfFav
17 days ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Monday, November 23 and Tuesday, November 24 have been designated as remote learning days in USD 460. More information on this and a link to sign up for food service on these days can be found by clicking https://bit.ly/2Itp9Dm
20 days ago, Ben Proctor
Greg Heinrichs
Check out the latest HMS update by going to https://www.hesstonschools.org/o/hms/page/hms-general-updates
21 days ago, Greg Heinrichs
Ben Proctor
Linked below is this week's Hesston Public Schools COVID-19 Data Report. These data reports are provided each Friday afternoon or evening. https://bit.ly/355hBPX
24 days ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Linked below is a brief update with current COVID-19 data for Hesston Public Schools. More data will be provided tomorrow in our weekly Friday afternoon update. https://bit.ly/3kWBcHv
25 days ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
USD 460 - Hesston Public Schools is now officially in the Orange Zone of our District Gating Criteria. Click the link below to see more details as to what this move means, and there will be further communication provided for HES, HMS, and HHS respectively. https://bit.ly/3ekVAzF
27 days ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Click the link below for a recent update from Hesston Public Schools, which includes a weekly update on COVID-19 data. We will update these numbers each Friday afternoon/evening. https://bit.ly/2HvFcju
about 1 month ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Parent-Teacher conferences are cancelled for tonight, October 26. We will communicate with parents soon about a make-up opportunity to connect with your child's teacher(s).
about 1 month ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Due to poor road conditions, there will be no school for Hesston Public Schools on Monday, October 26. We will update you on parent-teacher conferences later today.
about 1 month ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Click the link below for a recent update from Hesston Public Schools, which includes a weekly update on COVID-19 data. We will update these numbers each Friday afternoon. https://bit.ly/2HvFcju
about 1 month ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Click the link below for the latest update from Hesston Public Schools. This update includes information on how the school district will communicate on a regular basis, especially as it relates to gating criteria data. https://bit.ly/2HuCw5m
about 1 month ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Quick reminder that we will move back to our Yellow Zone on Monday, October 12. You can read more about this transition by clicking the link that follows, and we appreciate everyone's ongoing patience and flexibility this school year. https://bit.ly/2GEyjML
about 1 month ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
On Monday, October 12, USD 460 will move to the Yellow Zone of our district gating criteria and learning environments. Please click the following link for some details and more information will follow soon. https://bit.ly/34I6mvb
about 1 month ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Click the link below for a brief update on our Gating Criteria and Learning Environments. We remain in our Green Zone at this time, but we want to be "On Alert" should we need to move to Yellow. https://bit.ly/2SC46jD
about 1 month ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
USD 460 is seeking substitute teachers. If you are interested or know someone interested in substitute teaching in Hesston Schools, please click the link below or call our district office. https://hesston.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=92
2 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Huge thank you to our internet and phone service provider @ideatek2 for the new TV. We are very appreciative of the wonderful service Ideatek provides for Hesston schools.
2 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
USD 460 Families: Linked below is an important update on our plans to move to our Green Zone within our district Gating Criteria on Tuesday, September 29. Please take a look at your convenience, and let us know if you have any questions. https://bit.ly/3i6zOA0
2 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Linked below is a nice story on the Hesston hybrid model by Scott Rothschild of the Kansas Association of School Boards. A testament to incredible community support and a commitment to getting our kids in school each day. https://kasb.org/nb0917-5/
2 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Linked below is a district update for USD 460 families. The update addresses our Gating Criteria, a possible move from Yellow to Green, Food Service, Remote Learning, Spectator Events, and our COVID Quick Reference Guide. It is lengthy but important. https://bit.ly/3ku3qbM
2 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
We are changing our Professional Development Day from September 21 to September 28. We will have a regular school attendance day on Monday, September 21, and students will be out of school on Monday, September 28. You can see the updated calendar by clicking https://bit.ly/32iqZOK
3 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Linked below is an important update from USD 460 Food Service. The USDA has approved FREE BREAKFAST AND LUNCH FOR ALL USD 460 STUDENTS through the end of December or until funding is depleted. More information can be found by clicking https://bit.ly/2QSgwTI
3 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Linked below is information about tonight's home football game. Details on streaming the game and what to expect if you attend in-person are provided. Plan to follow the expectations. We are grateful to provide our students with the activities they enjoy. https://bit.ly/2F2bCRJ
3 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Find quick reference guides that can help parents make decisions about school attendance along with other helpful COVID-related guidance. This information is also available on our district website back to school links. https://bit.ly/3bnXKwY
3 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
If you missed the USD 460 community meeting last night, you can view the recording by clicking the link below. Thanks to Miss Gaston and her team from the Swather Sports Network for streaming the event. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1KMGR1Q6cMU
3 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
We will be live this evening at 6 pm from Hesston High School with updates on our Back to School Plan including info from HES, HMS, and HHS staff. More information and a link for the Swather Sports Network live stream can be found at https://bit.ly/34DttZv
3 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Find our Back to School Plan along with other important updates at the link below. We will provide explanations and answer questions at our Thursday evening Community Meeting at 6:00 pm which will be live-streamed & recorded on the Swather Sports Network...https://bit.ly/34tkrOR
3 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
We have a brief update, which you can access by clicking the link that follows. Much more information, including our Back to School Plan, will be released on Tuesday, August 25. This will contain our Gating Criteria, our Hybrid Models, and much more. https://bit.ly/2CJ9ZXQ
3 months ago, Ben Proctor
Greg Heinrichs
A short update was just added to the HMS homepage. Check it out by clicking https://ms.hesstonschools.org/o/hms/page/middle-school-updates
3 months ago, Greg Heinrichs
Ben Proctor
You can view a recording of last night's community meeting on the Swather Sports Network at https://bit.ly/31TAJNU and can find the presentation visual by clicking https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1Ehh7CftU_KZTtBuQ7D_MG3wQLFiCduee8ub81UOePjg/edit#slide=id.p
4 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Reminder our Community Meeting is tonight at 6:00 pm. Space is available to attend in-person or you can stream through @SportsSwather. We'll discuss safety plans, hybrid & remote learning, and will answer any and all questions. We hope you can attend! https://bit.ly/3aor2Ll
4 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
The Swather Mobile App is a great way to receive updates from Hesston Schools. If you haven't downloaded the app and are interested, please click the following link for more information and instructions on using the app. https://bit.ly/3fLcYMY
4 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Our community meeting to discuss Back to School is Thursday, August 13 at 6:00 pm. We have limited in-person availability and will live stream through the Swather Sports Network (@SportsSwather). You can read much more by clicking https://bit.ly/3fPKBgJ
4 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
On Thursday Aug 13 at 6 pm, we will host a Community Meeting focused on our Back to School Plan. This meeting is available through limited in-person attendance and will be live-streamed through the Swather Sports Network. More information can be found at https://bit.ly/3gIF6l6
4 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Enrollment is scheduled for Thursday, August 6 with an alternate enrollment date on August 13. Our enrollment process will look different this year, and you can find much more information by clicking https://bit.ly/33n8xoY
4 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
USD 460 Families...you will find a good amount of back to school information by clicking the link that follows. We encourage you to take your time as you look through this information and share feedback with us as you are able. Link: https://bit.ly/2X4Rdky
4 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
We are working on adjustments to our school calendar and updating our Back to School Plan. We will get all of this information out to our families and the entire Hesston Schools Community early next week. You can read more information on that by clicking https://bit.ly/2BtWZ84
4 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
This evening at 6:00 pm at HHS, we host our Community Information Session focused on long-term facility planning. We will have limited in-person capacity, and the session will be available through zoom. We'll send that link to parents and students through IC email around 5:00 pm.
5 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Tonight at 6:00 pm at our high school, we host our Community Information Session focused on our School Reopening Plan. We will have limited in-person capacity and will send an email to all parents and students with a zoom link after 5:00 pm.
5 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Our first community meeting is this evening at 6:00 pm at HHS. We will discuss the topic of a School Resource Officer. For those participating through zoom, you will receive an email after 5:00 pm with the link. Feel free to share the link with others who may have interest.
5 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Reminder of our Community Information Sessions happening this week. For more information and to let us know if plan to attend, please click https://bit.ly/32fosFi
5 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
A reminder that we have three informational sessions scheduled for next week. We will discuss the possibility of an SRO on July 14, reopening school on July 15, and long-term facilities planning on July 16. Much more info here https://bit.ly/3fdTalV
5 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Please click the following link to learn more about our upcoming Community Informational Sessions on July 14, 15, and 16. https://www.hesstonschools.org/o/hesston-usd-460/page/general-updates
5 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Click the following link for an update on our Summer Activities Plan for students in grades 7-12. We are making small adjustments to our plan based on the Governor's Executive Order regarding face masks. https://bit.ly/2D4zse9
5 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Due to increasing participation, tonight and tomorrow night's (6-24 and 6-25) Community Conversations will now be held at the elementary school 1-2 commons area. Please enter through the front doors of the school. We will begin at 6:00 pm.
5 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Community Conversation Location Change...We are going to move our Community Conversations for June 23, 24, and 25 to the Hesston Middle School library. Please enter through the front doors of the middle school. The meetings will begin at 6:00 pm each night.
5 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
It's Graduation Day! While in person seating is limited to 8 guests per graduate, the ceremony will be live-streamed via the Swather Sports Network YouTube channel. (Search "Swather Sports Network on YouTube...link will be live just before the ceremony at 8pm)
5 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
For more information on our Community Conversations this week, click https://bit.ly/2V5FaCG
5 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
We plan to host a series of Community Conversations about reopening our schools for the fall semester and to discuss other important topics. You will find more information on these opportunities to engage in conversation by clicking https://bit.ly/37fx5jQ
6 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
The following link provides information on our summer strength and conditioning program along with open gym opportunities for Grades 7-12. Also included is information about a Parent Consent Form that must be signed prior to student participation. https://bit.ly/2U0j0S3
6 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Reminder, summer lunch distribution begins today (5.27) at noon at Hesston Mennonite Church. Use the Hesston College parking lot on the north side of the church for pick up. 12-12:30. Anyone ages 0-18 are welcome.
6 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
From our cooks to our delivery crews to those sacking food and coordinating the drive through service...thank you for taking care of our kids this spring. 24,000 meals served these past 8 weeks.
6 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Our Summer Activities Plan includes our Strength and Conditioning Program, Open Gym, and Summer Team Camp opportunities. We are asking for parent feedback on our plan. Please click the following link for more information, which includes a parent survey... https://bit.ly/2T2Dvg3
7 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
For the past few years local churches have been running a summer lunch program out of Hesston Mennonite Church. Please help us plan by completing the following survey. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/BL9ZQ8W
7 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
The USD 460 Board of Education held its most recent meeting on Monday, May 11, and you will find the draft minutes from the meeting by clicking https://bit.ly/2YT5XoB
7 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Happy School Principal's Day to three of the best in the business. Thanks to Alisa Krehbiel, Greg Heinrichs, and Ty Rhodes for the leadership and example they provide to us all. @alisakrehbiel @TyLRhodes @HesstonMiddle
7 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Latest community update can be found at the following link...https://bit.ly/2ySuwHd
7 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
A great video message from our amazing staff @HESSwathers https://www.hesstonschools.org/article/236382?org=hes
7 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Click the link for a tribute video produced by Miss Gaston and her AV students at HHS https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OF6Przpmcl4&feature=youtu.be
7 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Happy Administrative Professionals Day to our USD 460 central office staff. Thank you Lisa, Carol, Kaye, and Judy for all you do!
7 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Greg Raleigh and his boys at MAYB have provided food delivery to our kids since we began the lunch program on March 23. They’ve delivered well over 2,000 meals as part of our bus route service. We appreciate these guys more than we can say!
7 months ago, Ben Proctor
Greg Heinrichs
8 months ago, Greg Heinrichs
Ben Proctor
Our tennis court resurface project is coming along nicely!
8 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ty Rhodes
8 months ago, Ty Rhodes
Ben Proctor
Reminder there will be no lunch or breakfast served today (4.13.2020) at HMS. We will resume our service tomorrow (4.14.2020) from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm. @HesstonMiddle @HesstonHS @HESSwathers @SwatherAD
8 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Our Continuous Learning Team got right to work over spring break building our District Continuous Learning Plan (CLP). Their work is so appreciated, and they represent an incredible group of teachers in Hesston Schools. You will find our CLP by clicking https://bit.ly/2VjV8Zk
8 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Mr. Phil Unruh, Tech Supervisor, has risen to the occasion these past few weeks. Phil has been on-duty around the clock, distributed hundreds of devices to students, created wifi hotspots, responded to tech needs, and so many other things often unseen. Thank you @philunruh03.
8 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Mrs. Becky Mason, USD 460 Food Service Director, is a true school hero! Becky has worked non-stop, every single day since schools closed to plan orders, prepare menus, count inventory, complete waivers, & organize school lunches to make sure our kids are fed. Thank you Becky!
8 months ago, Ben Proctor
Greg Heinrichs
Remember that students will be off from school on Friday, April 10 and Monday, April 13 to observe and celebrate Easter. Have a great weekend everyone!
8 months ago, Greg Heinrichs
Ben Proctor
So grateful for our food service workers, delivery crew, and volunteers! Week 1 average kids fed per day = 198; Week 2 Average = 253 kids per day; Week 3 Average = 291 kids per day...Total Meals Served in 3 Weeks = 6,840.
8 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
We have updates including our lunch program over the Easter holiday, tech support, staying informed and connected, and how parents can provide feedback on our Continuous Learning Plan in Hesston. For all the latest information, click https://bit.ly/2VfvxAC
8 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
The Hesston USD 460 Board of Education approved the district Continuous Learning Plan this evening. You can view an overview of the district plan along with grade level and content area guides by clicking https://bit.ly/2JKAz2J
8 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Over the past two weeks, our staff has developed and implemented the initial stages of our district Continuous Learning Plan (CLP). On Monday, our Board of Ed. will review the plan and discuss early progress. For an overview of our district plan, click https://bit.ly/2X6qYva
8 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Reminder our food service program now runs on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday. See you at the middle school on Thursday between 11:00 am and 12:30 pm.
8 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
The executive "stay home" order from Governor Kelly does not disrupt our plans to distribute personal belongings and tech devices on Monday, March 30. It also does not disrupt our school lunch program. https://bit.ly/2QQyZQO
8 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Click the following link to find information on our scheduled personal belonging and technology device pick up process for Monday, March 30. You will find the schedule for each building included. https://www.hesstonschools.org/o/hesston-usd-460/page/general-updates
8 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Lots of information including picking up belongings, technology, and how your child can receive a free lunch and breakfast https://www.hesstonschools.org/o/hesston-usd-460/page/general-updates
8 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
We're excited to introduce our mobile app. Download in the App Store or Google Play Store.
8 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Find information on school closure including a list of questions and answers by clicking http://www.hesstonschools.org/o/hesston-usd-460/page/questions-and-answers--13
8 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Parents: Click the following link to sign up for lunch and breakfast provided to all Hesston kids ages 18 and under. More information at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfvMvW0NNAdAcqFnnt_qXeRPql0JdKYfJ1RACfsqU3w4-zf3A/viewform
8 months ago, Ben Proctor
Ben Proctor
Congratulations to Hesston Robotics. State Champions!
9 months ago, Ben Proctor
Hesston USD 460
Champions! Thanks to Excel Industries for the awesome trophies! Keep it going 7862!
about 1 year ago, Hesston USD 460