Leavenworth Unified School District 453


News and Announcements

Schedule Changes Due to Snow Days
In order to make necessary adjustments from this winter’s school cancellations, USD 453 schools will add 18 minutes to each school day to make up instructional time. Beginning Monday, March 24, 2014, the times indicated below will be the adjusted school day start and end times for the remainder of the year. Students will also be required to attend classes on the designated snow make-up day, Monday, April 28, 2014. The last day of the school year for students will still be May 22, 2014 (excluding seniors*).
Public Hearing - Consideration of West Intermediate School Closure
A public hearing was held Thursday, March 13 at 6:00 p.m. to consider the closure of West Intermediate School.
Board of Education Names Next Superintendent
During a Special Meeting of the Leavenworth Board of Education last evening, the board voted 7-0 to extend an offer to Mike Roth to serve as Superintendent of Schools for the 2014-15 school year. Mr. Roth currently serves as the District Superintendent of the Clearwater School District (USD 264), a position he has held since 2006.
Public Hearing - Proposed Closure of West Intermediate School
The Leavenworth Board of Education will host a public hearing Thursday, March 13, 2014, at 6:00 p.m. to hear from patrons concerning the proposed closure of West Intermediate School for the 2014-2015 school year. The hearing will take place at the Board of Education Office, 200 N. 4th Street, Leavenworth, KS 66048.
Leavenworth Public Schools Education Foundation Annual Breakfast
The Leavenworth Public Schools Education Foundation's 13th Annual Foundation Breakfast will proceed as originally scheduled. The event takes place on Tuesday, March 4, in the Leavenworth High School Gymnasium and begins at 7:00 a.m

The keynote speaker is Mr. Jeff Baxter, LHS English Arts Teacher / 2014 Kansas Teacher of the Year.

Attendees should park in the north and west lots, and enter through the north and west doors to the gym.
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