Seventeen elementary schools will participate in this year's Battle of the Books program March 2-4, sponsored by Library Media Services.
The BOE will interview the candidates on during a special meeting on Wednesday, March 3 at 5 p.m.
Wichita Public Schools will be receiving enough COVID-19 vaccines from Sedgwick County to vaccinate all WPS staff, including substitutes, who wish to receive the vaccine.
Fifteen teachers and school-based staff members across the district were surprised with the announcement that they received Education EDGE and Koch classroom grants to support their classroom projects.
Gil Alvarez, Assistant Superintendent of Secondary Schools, has been selected as Deputy Superintendent of the Wichita Public Schools effective April 1, 2021.
Superintendent Dr. Alicia Thompson and gifted teacher Tracy Callard are among the members of a state-wide task force that will provide guidance and oversight for the federal COVID-19 funds.
As COVID-19 numbers continue to decrease, there will be changes for some middle and high school students as they return onsite learning four days a week starting March 1.
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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.