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Just awarded $500 state grant

Lynn Just, vocal music instructor at USD 410, recently was awarded a $500 classroom grant by the Kan?sas Association of Ameri?can Educators, a non-union professional educators? association serving Kansas educators. Just will use the funds to provide music and related materials for her choir to attend Real Men Sing, hosted by Bethany College. KANAAE provides teacher scholarships and classroom grants […]

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USD 410 super resigns for Topeka post

USD 410 super resigns for Topeka post

?Professionally, I wanted to accept this challenge. Personally, it?s very difficult because my family and I have become a part of this community.??Steve Noble Steve Noble, superintendent of USD 410 since 2009, has accepted a similar position with the Topeka Sea?man school district in northeast Kansas. Noble?s resignation will take effect June 30, the end of the current contract year. […]

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USD 410 board OKs baseball agreement with Peabody-Burns

USD 410 Board of Educa?tion met for an abbreviated session at its regular meeting Monday, Dec. 14. The board approved a baseball cooperative agreement between Hillsboro High School and Peabody-Burns High School for the upcoming season. Noble said the agreement will be a win-win for both schools. HHS coaches anticipate a low turnout of players this year while financial constraints […]

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USD 410 board reviews goals and data report

Superintendent Steve Noble spent considerable time at the USD 410 Board of Education Nov. 9 meeting reviewing the district?s over?arching goals, last revised in 2013, and data collected by the Center of Innovative School Leader?ship study of the district and presented last January 2015. Noble said the intended outcome for the board will be to develop a district vision statement […]

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410 board hears assessments report

USD 410 students scored highest in English language arts and math across all grade levels in initial baseline assessments results recently received. That?s the news Super?intendent Steve Noble reported at the Oct. 12 regular meeting of the USD 410 Board of Education. Noble reviewed data collected for 2014-15 from two sources: the Kansas Assessment Program that tests students? understanding of […]

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USUSD 410 board endorses student entrepreneurship

The USD 410 Board of Education gave a thumbs up to student entrepreneurship at its regular meeting Sept. 14 by approving a policy for student-led businesses operating within the district. The policy established guidelines for students starting and closing businesses as well as clarified financial aspects. Businesses managed by Hillsboro High School students will be overseen by a staff member […]

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Surprise pep rally for USD 410 staff

Surprise pep rally for USD 410 staff

Hillsboro Elementary School principal Evan Yoder accepts the adulation of students and parents during a surprise ?pep rally? for all USD 410 staff members Monday morning. Don Ratzlaff / Free Press Hillsboro Elementary School principal Evan Yoder accepts the adulation of students and parents during a surprise ?pep rally? for all USD 410 staff members Monday morning. Parents organized the […]

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USD 410 board reviews 2015-16 budget

Much of the Aug. 10 regular meeting for USD 410 Board of Education centered on an orientation of the 2015-16 budget for its three new members. The seven-member board includes new members Jared Jost, Tim Kaufman and Jim Paulus. Superintendent Steve Noble reviewed in detail the general, supplemental general and special revenue aspects of the budget. The board will take […]

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Paulus appointed to fill seat on USD 410 school board

USD 410 Board of Edu?ca?tion appointed Jim Paulus to fill its open at-large position at the July 13 meeting. Members posed questions alternately to Paulus and Dallas Bartel in an open forum. The vote was 4-1 in favor of Paulus, father of four children who attend district schools. He is vice president of Student Life at Tabor College; he and […]

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USD 410 board cuts five supplemental positions

USD?410 Board of Educa?tion decided at its June 8 meeting to eliminate five supplemental positions for the 2015-16 school year. Those positions include Hillsboro High School assistant volleyball coach, HHS assistant boys? basketball coach, weight room supervisors for fall and winter, and FCCLA sponsor. The board made its decision based on quantitative data presented by Superin?ten?dent Steve Noble. In May, […]

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