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

Teacher Awards

USD 475 Recognizes Outstanding Educators

Geary County USD 475 knows that teachers are instrumental to the success of its students.  Each year, the district ensures that their efforts and hard work are rewarded by granting awards to those teachers that go above and beyond the Read more

Thankful for Thanksgiving

Thankful for Thanksgiving

On Wednesday, November 20th, Geary County USD 475 served it’s annual Thanksgiving meal to students and families across the district.  Families were invited to eat lunch with their children at their respective schools, and we had many families take advantage Read more

Back to Basics

Back to Basics

In April 2019, Dr. Reginald Eggleston took the reigns as Superintendent of Unified School District 475. His experience as a school administrator and educator taught him that identifying problems and areas of improvement begins with observation and analysis.  He believes Read more

JCHS Alleged Threat

JCHS Alleged Threat

Out of an abundance of caution, JCHS administrators took pre-cautionary measures today and conducted a thorough investigation to ensure student safety after becoming aware of unfounded threats.It has been confirmed that there is not a threat.

Westwood Blanket Donation

Modern Woodmen Donate to Westwood Elementary

On Friday, November 8th, Modern Woodman donated weighted blankets to the students at Westwood Elementary. The principal of Westwood, Kimberly Dressman, had this to say about the donation! ” We are extremely grateful to Modern Woodmen for making and donating Read more

USD 475 receives new vehicles

USD 475 Takes Delivery of New Vehicles

The Board of Education approved a change in its business practices that includes leasing a portion of its vehicle fleet. The delivery of vehicles for the Information Technology Department is underway. David Wild, USD 475 Chief of Operations made presentations Read more

Diversity Fair

USD 475 is partnering with the Junction City Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee sponsoring a community-wide Diversity Day on Saturday, January 18  from 10:00-2:00 in Junction City High School’s Shenk Gymnasium at 900 N. Eisenhower.  Dr. King was instrumental Read more

Two – Hour Delay

Due to the Winter Weather Advisory predicted for Wednesday, October 30, USD 475 will have a two hour late start. This means that bus pick-ups and school start times will be exactly two hours later than normal time. Early Childhood Read more

School Spotlight Week at USD 475

School Spotlight Week at USD 475

Each school in USD 475 receives a spotlight week during the course of the first semester with some carry over in early second semester. David Wild, Chief Operations Officer states, “the purpose of Spotlight Week is to ensure every school Read more