After reviewing the most recent guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, the Wichita Public Schools will change its COVID positive case isolation protocol to align with CDC guidelines, effective Wednesday, January 12.
WPS will offer opportunities for anyone 5 years old and older to receive the COVID vaccine or a booster for adults 18 and older at the Alvin Morris Administrative Center.
Dr. Thompson’s Strategic Plan Van visits Future Ready Advocates In this month’s Strategic Plan Van visit, Superintendent Dr. Alicia Thompson goes to Robinson Middle School to meet a few of the Future Ready Advocates who are serving as mentors to students across the district.
For the 15th year, the Wichita Public Schools participated in the United Methodist Open Door Turkey Drive. This year we collected 441 turkeys, 47,965 side items and $27,121.
At the Nov. 8 BOE meeting, the Board heard a presentation on the district's plans for spending Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) Funds
WPS celebrated National Arts in Education Week with a special event featuring student docents and fine arts performances at the Wichita Art Museum.
Wanting educational summer activities? Check these out!
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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.