Tag: school bond

SJCF, the Wichita architectural firm working with USD 257 on new school projects, will unveil the elementary school design at the school board’s meeting at 6 p.m. Monday at the board office, 305 N. Washington.…

HUMBOLDT — While nothing is set in stone, the Humboldt Board of Education is considering renewing a school bond or trying to pass another to help with improvements to the school facilities within the district.…

A Wichita construction company will be tasked with leading three projects for USD 257, including a new elementary school, a new science and technology building at Iola High School and new heating, ventilation and cooling…

This is the final article in a four-part series about the properties on Jackson Avenue sold to USD 257 to build a new science and technology building at the Iola High School campus.   Like…

EFFINGHAM, Kansas ? In 2014, a cash-strapped school district in rural northeast Kansas turned to its residents with a plea: Pay a little more in taxes annually so we can renovate classrooms, update the wiring…

For the first time in 43 years, the stars aligned to the point that a majority of voters felt confident in approving funds to build a new school for District 257. The $25.5 million bond…

Dear editor, My name is Craig Marshall.  I am the superintendent of Burlington USD 244. I wanted to write this letter in support of the Iola USD 257 bond issue coming up on April 2.…

Morgan Dieker experienced culture shock the first time she walked into a chemistry laboratory at the University of Kansas. “The whole lab was indescribable. The equipment was different, things I’d never seen before,” she said. …