JCEA Negotiations Summary for July 15

Negotiations Summary – July 15, 2020 This meeting was held via ZOOM due to the threat of COVID.  The first issue for discussion was supplemental salary.  Marilee Fredricks made a report about what is going on nationally in referenced to Read more

Returning to Work

Click Here for Return to Work Guide General Employee Questions How does the virus spread? COVID-19 is spread when healthy people are exposed to droplets from a cough or sneeze from an infected person. Chances of infection increase when a Read more

USD 475 Virtual Community Q&A

USD 475 will be hosting a virtual question and answer session for the community on Thursday, June 16, 2020 at 6 pm. The session is expected to last one hour, and will be streamed to the district’s social media pages. Read more

Updates From The New JCHS Campus

Hutton crews have been making significant progress at the New JCHS Campus throughout this summer. Steel framing is complete in many places, interior walls are going in, and window crews are beginning to mobilize. Check out the pictures from Hutton Read more

Instructions for Remote Learning Enrollment

USD 475 will be offering an e-learning platform for students in the 2020-21 school. Parents will be able to indicate if they want to choose remote learning during the online enrollment process. If you have already enrolled your student, and Read more

Safety Precautions for 2020-21 School Year

USD 475 has always held the safety of it’s staff and students as a priority. Please read the information below regarding additional safety measures the district will be taking for the upcoming school year. Additional information will be released to Read more

School Closure Hearings and Special Board Meeting

The Board of Education will be holding 2 public hearings to receive public comments regarding the potential closure of Franklin and Grandview Elementary schools.  These meetings will be held at each respective school, and Board members will listen to comments Read more

JCEA Negotiations Round 2 Summary

6/11/2020 Due to live streaming issues, the meeting was not able to start at 8:30. The meeting started at 8:49. The team decided to discuss the middle school schedule as the first issue. A presentation was made by Mrs. Oentrich Read more

2021-2022 Board Meetings Calendar

Below is the schedule of planned meetings for the Geary County Schools Board of Education. This schedule is tentative, and is subject to change. This schedule will be voted on during the July 2, 2020 meeting. Board meetings are scheduled Read more

2020-2021 School Year Calendar

The calendar for the 2020-2021 school year was approved by the Board of Education on June 1, 2020. The first day of students is Monday, August 31st, 2020. It will be a half day. You can find the printable version Read more

USD 475 and JCEA Begin Negotiations

On Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020, the first round of contract negotiations will begin between USD 475 and the Junction City Educator’s Association (JCEA). Negotiations will include teams of representatives from both organizations.  They will begin with 3 rounds of negotiations, Read more