Our Information Services and Technology staff have begun deployment of more than 11,000 devices to WPS elementary face-to-face students. Once deployment is completed over the next few weeks, we will have met our goal of providing technology to all elementary and secondary students.
The COVID Hotline will have limited hours during Fall Break. Rapid COVID testing available Nov. 23 - 24.
WPS has no-cost test kits available to WPS staff and students only until December 18, or until the supply runs out.
Information for employees during the extended Fall Break, November 23- 27.
The Board of Education voted to extend Fall Break to encompass the entire week of November 23 -27.
In celebration of the 150th anniversary of the Wichita Public Schools, we’ll be awarding $150,000 to teachers to support innovative, engaging opportunities for students through Education EDGE.
Wanting educational summer activities? Check these out!
*** If a log in is needed, students can use a Google or Microsoft log in with their school credentials. Their username is their six digit student ID WITH @usd259.net at the end. Their password is their USD 259 password. ***
3D Designing: Only needing a browser, start creating your 3D designs using sketchup.com.
Coding: The way computers communicate is through coding. Coding basics are if/then statements. Using these websites, practice your skills.
Digital Escape Room: There are K-12 levels of these investigative games. Use the given clues to figure out the answers to the locks.
Game Creation: Use kodugamelab.com to create games on PC using this simple visual programming tool.
Music Creation: In musiclab.chromeexperiments, explore, create, & listen to your song.