Given the exceptionally long break between the shutdown of schools in mid-March until classes resume in August, administrators and staff in USD 466 are preparing for a larger than usual “learning gap.”
Classes in the Scott County school district will open for the fall semester on August 20.
There were simply too many factors working against the Southwest Kansas wheat crop this year.
Gov. Laura Kelly’s executive order requiring that face masks be worn in public won’t be enforced in Scott County.
Most politicians can talk about the plight of family farmers, how essential it is to have affordable healthcare, helping children with special needs and the importance of keeping businesses in rural communities.