Life Experience of Military Child

Life Experience of the Military Family

Each year, several organizations on Fort Riley hold an annual art and essay contest for elementary school students.  Students of military families are encouraged to write an essay or create a piece of art that shows how military families thrive Read more

Back to Basics

Order and Discipline in Geary County Schools

Superintendent Dr. Reginald Eggleston has been focused on developing a plan to create a thriving and successful learning environment for the students of USD 475, since his arrival in April of 2019.  This plan encompasses many parts of the learning Read more

HD Karns Graduation

Graduation Celebration at HD Karns

Graduation is one of the biggest and most important milestones for young adults.  However, not all students reach this accomplishment using a traditional path. Some students may arrive on this day using alternative methods.  Today, two students at the HD Read more

USD 475 receives a check from Mahaska

USD 475 receives a check from Mahaska

Geary County USD 475 believes that community partnerships with local businesses and organizations are key to supporting our students.  Some of those partnerships can result in financial dividends for use by our students.  Mahaska is a regional food & beverage Read more

Board Meeting Takeaways

Board Meeting Takeaways

Two Board Members Receive Service to the Board Awards LaDonna Junghans and Tom Brundgart will both be stepping down from the Geary County Board of Education at the end of December, and the Board will welcome two new members in Read more

JCHS Closed Lunch

JCHS Closing Campus for Lunch in 2020

The new Junction City High school is currently under construction and progress reports say that construction is ahead of schedule.  12,000 square feet of concrete has been poured, and passers-by will start to notice walls being constructed in the coming Read more