To many Americans, Presidents' Day means retail sales and discounts or even a day off, if they’re lucky. But what is the holiday really about? Presidents Day always falls on the third Monday in February. This year, the federal holiday is on Monday, Feb. 18. The celebratory day was established in 1885 to commemorate President George Washington’s birthday, which was actually on Feb. 22. Even before then, Washington . . .
STUDENT OF THE MONTH - January The December Student of the Month for Kepley Middle School was Taylor Ackley, daughter of Thomas and Jeannie Ackley. She enjoys playing volleyball, basketball, and track. She shows her many talents through performances in pageants. Reading and writing interest her. She is a member of KMS Student Council. Taylor was nominated by staff for her grades, and positive character traits . . .
Ulysses - USD 214 is committed to providing the best resources available for preparing its students for their future, with proficiency in using technology. With a dedicated 1:1 initiative in place this year, Ulysses USD 214 utilizes Computer Labs, Chromebooks and iPads for digital learning and for teaching students how to be more tech-savvy. Impero software was launched during the 1:1 Chromebook kick-off . . .
Parent Teacher Conference (PTC) Registration Process for Parents/Guardians Sign up starts February 1 st Where to Start: Click on the “Parent Teacher Conference” tab on the navigation bar. This will take you to the registration/sign-in screen. . . .