Each year, USD #416 selects an Elementary and Secondary Teacher of the Year. This year, Kendal Norberg, 4th Grade Teacher at Broadmoor Elementary, was selected as the Elementary Teacher of the Year! . . .
Louisburg Ranks #6 on the Top School Districts in Kansas in the recent Power Book featuring Ingram's Award Winners 2021 Edition. The book is designed to be a book of Leads & Lists of The Greater Kansas City area. The . . .
Louisburg Chamber of Commerce Director, Becky Bowes presented thank you cards to all USD #416 school employees. The Chamber wanted all the employees to know that their time and efforts are not going unnoticed during this . . .
March 17, 2020 Dear USD #416 Parents/Guardians: Due to an emergency declaration issued by Kansas Governor Laura Kelly, all Kansas Schools, including USD #416 Schools, will be . . .
United Soccer Coaches announced the winners of the inaugural Team Pinnacle Awards on Thursday October 24, 2019. Thirty-four high school teams were the recipients of the award for the 2018-2019 academic year for achieving a high level . . .
Each semester, Emporia State University sends school district progress reports on graduates attending ESU. This year, our former graduates continue to do well in their studies at ESU. . . .
Megan Holloway, 3rd Grade Teacher at Broadmoor Elementary, was selected as the 2019-2020 Elementary Teacher of the Year! Mrs. Holloway started her teaching career in the Olathe School District followed . . .
Congratulations to the 2018-2019 USD #416 Endowment Association Grant Winners! Sara McIntire- $1000 Grant Recipient Sara’s grant will be used for a Sensory Path placed in the hallway at . . .
On Tuesday, January 8th, Kadra Boulware, Kindergarten Teacher at Rockville Elementary, and Leanna Willer, High School Math Teacher, received surprise phone calls from Dr. Randy Watson, Kansas Commissioner of Education. He told each 2nd . . .
The student population at Louisburg High School where I’m in my 40 th year of teaching is about 535 students. Yet we’re proud that more than one-fourth of the student body is in marching band and that we were one of ten U.S. . . .
Louisburg was one of 42 schools in Kansas to receive a grant recently to support breakfast programs. A total of $142,519 in grants were awarded to programs across the state. This funding will help breakfast become more . . .
On behalf of the Louisburg School Board and District, and our Louisburg community, we wish Dr. Best a wonderful retirement! Thank you for your dedication and support of our students and staff for over 40 years!
Mr. Rodney Kasitz, LHS Industrial Arts Instructor, is the 2018 recipient of the "Honorary Lifetime Achievement Award" given out by TSA (Technology Student Association). The Honorary Lifetime Achievement Award, is the . . .
The Louisburg High School FFA students did well again this year at State. The competition was held in Manhattan, Kansas. The results from State FFA are the following: . . .
Why are Public Schools Important to the Future of Kansas? That is what the Kansas School Public Relations Association(KanSPRA) wanted to know. KanSPRA announced the Kansas Student Publication Showcase Awards. . . .
Brock Bila, LHS junior and his teammate Thomas Heinen won the 2018 TBF/FLW State High School Bass Fishing Title back in March. The team advances to the FLW High School Nationals, which run from June 26-30 on Lake Pickwick in . . .
To the Parents of USD #416, Our thoughts are with the families and the Parkland, Florida community as they try to cope with the horrendous act of violence in their school and community. As a parent of students in our district, I understand . . .
Louisburg, Kansas has been noticed by moveBuddha. The company moveBuddha is an internet company trying to change how people find moving information and resources online. They recently posted on their website an article of the . . .
Recognizing that school is where children spend most of their daily lives - making it an ideal place to encourage healthy habits - the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas Foundation is sending $148, 757.65 in Healthy Habits for Life grants . . .
The Louisburg FFA traveled to the 90th National FFA Convention last week with three teams. Food Science- Hallie Hutsell, Faith Seuferling, Addie Katzer, Hattie Harris; Floriculture- Kaithly Urban, Shaylor Whitham, Carli Caplinger, Brody . . .
ACT released composite scores for the ACT test that was administered last year. Once again, Louisburg students scored well on the test. The average composite score for a Louisburg student was 23.2. The average composite . . .
This page is the source of helpful LINKS, articles, etc. as we learn more about our SKYWARD databases. SCHOOL Personnel PARENTS SKYWARD . . .
Recently, Broadmoor Elementary was notified that they were chosen as a school of character for their work in enhancing the recognition for social, emotional and character development. They will be recognized at a reception on May . . .
Mr. John Cisetti, Director of Bands, added another award to his prestigious career. Mr. Cisetti was recently inducted into the Legion of Honor by Bandworld.org. Attached, please find Mr. Cisetti's information and other . . .
Kansas Teacher of the Year
YEAR Elementary Secondary 1987 Beverly Jackson 1988 Geraldine Gillogly . . .
Caitlin Callaway, 3rd Year Family and Consumer Science Teacher at Louisburg High School, has been selected the Kansas Association of Teachers of Family and Consumer Sciences New Teacher of the Year. Caitlin will be presented this award . . .
On Wednesday, February 15th, Gary Griffin, Louisburg High School Track and Field Head Coach, was recognized by the Kansas Cross Country and Track Coaches Association for coaching student-athletes for over 30 years. A link to the . . .
All Section 504 plans and procedures were approved by the Louisburg school board at their February 13, 2017 meeting. Section 504 Handbook USD 416 Section 504 Processes Section 504 Accommodation Plan Section . . .
Preventing Missed Opportunity
To clarify the following attendance terms... Average Daily Attendance – The % of enrolled students who attend school each day. It can be used in some states for allocating funding. Truancy – . . .
The Louisburg High School Band, under the direction of John Cisetti, was recently selected to march in the January 1, 2018 Tournament of Roses Parade. This parade will be held in Pasadena, California. The band is the . . .
Chris McLean, Broadmoor Elementary School Principal, has recently been honored as the District #1 Elementary Principal of the Year! District #1 encompasses 10 counties (Miami, Franklin, Johnson, Douglas, Wyandotte, . . .
Kansas Education Systems Accreditation
Here's some information about Kansas' new K-12 accreditation model. Attachment for Responsive Culture RUBRIC for your review in preplanning . . .
Last year, Mary Margaret Richardson, 5th grade teacher at BES , and Christine Staab , LHS math instructor, were chosen as the USD #416 teachers of the year. On September 11th , they . . .
Since April 2013, all public school districts and accredited private schools have been required to comply with emergency safety intervention regulations developed by the Kansas State Board of Education. These regulations are still in effect . . .
The LHS Girls' Soccer team is in the middle of postseason play. In their first season, the girls have done a great job! Follow all the postseason action by clicking on the following link and finding the appropriate tab . . .
On May 6th, Jolene Steck , long time secretary for USD #416, was named the Kansas Administrators of Middle Schools Associations' Executive Assistant of the Year! Jolene is truly deserving of this award. . . .
Mary Margaret Richardson, 5th Grade Teacher at BES , was named the elementary teacher of the year for USD #416. Christine Staab , LHS Math Teacher, was selected as the secondary teacher of . . .
Mary Margaret Richardson, 5th Grade Teacher at BES, was named the elementary teacher of the year for USD #416. Christine Staab, LHS Math Teacher, was selected as the secondary teacher of the year. . . .
The Text-A-tip program provides students a confidential (not anonymous) method to report problems directly to the School Resource Officer and to school administrators. Text-A-Tip will allow students to use their cell . . .
The Louisburg High School Concert Band, the LHS Concert Choir, and the LHS Select Choir earned first division ratings at the State Music Festival on Wednesday, April 13. The annual festival was held at Osage City High School and . . .
Louisburg School District Health - Illness Guidelines (Symptoms, . . .
Link to Giving the BASICS website: http://www.givingthebasics.org/ Here is a link to a great video about the organization and how they serve students in other area schools.
Music students from Louisburg Middle School earned high marks at the annual Prairie View Invitational Music Festival on March 5th at Prairie View Middle School. Six large vocal and instrumental groups from Louisburg performed at the . . .
KSDE has adopted a new vision. "Kansas leads the world in the success of each student" is the new vision of KSDE as it launches its "Kansans Can!" campaign. For further information and to watch a few . . .
Each year, USD #416 is honored to support American Education Week in our community! We have a fabulous school district made up of wonderful teachers, a great support staff, super students, supportive parents, and a fantastic . . .
Recently, the National Speech and Debate Association announced national awards from last year's debate teams. Louisburg High School was selected as a high performing debate high school by being in the top 7% of more than 8,100 . . .
On Thursday , our Louisburg Boy's Soccer Team traveled to Coffeyville to compete for the East Regional #2 Championship. We won a hard fought game 2-0. We now will play in the South-Central Quarterfinal bracket. . . .
Louisburg Information to Parents - Emergency Safety Intervention s (July 2016) A Family Guide to the Use of Emergency Safety Interventions (Seclusion and Restraint) in Kansas 100716 link here to board policy . . .
Kansas Business Educator of the Year
Vicki Hesser of Louisburg Middle School, was honored as the KBEA Secondary Educator of the Year at the annual Kansas Business Education Association Convention in Wichita on October 5. Awards were presented in three categories: . . .
Empowering each Kansas student to achieve high standards
If you hear this educational jargon - you might find the following explanation helpful. Kansas MTSS is a coherent continuum of evidence-based system-wide practices to support a rapid response to academic and behavioral needs, with . . .
John Cisetti, Director of Bands for USD #416, has been nominated and selected by his peers as Outstanding High School Band Educator of the Year. In order to be considered for this award, the recipient must have met the . . .
USD #416 students continue to do very well on the ACT test. The attached document shows the past five years of testing information. This past year, our students scored an average of 23.8 on the ACT test. This is almost 2 . . .
To the Parents of USD #416, Our school district’s top priority is school safety. To help with this goal, our district has adopted a new strategy for lockdown procedures known as ALICE. ALICE is an . . .
The USD 416 Board of Education is pleased to announce Dr. Tammy Thomasson as the new Louisburg High School Principal. Dr. Thomasson will be replacing Mr. Dave Tappan. Mr. Tappan resigned to take a school administration position . . .
Storage for online forms as needed FY20DistrictCalendar District Records Request FY20 District Enrollment Fees Kansas Communities That Care Survey (English/Spanish) Food Substitution Plan . . .
For some students, virtual learning may provide a fit that can’t be found in a traditional classroom. Virtual learning options are growing and Louisburg USD 416 has partnered with the Southeast Kansas Education Service . . .
USD #416 is pleased to announce Dotty Harding as Louisburg's 2015 Elementary Teacher of the Year! Currently, Dotty teaches 1st grade at Rockville . . .
The USD 416 Board of Education would like to thank the Louisburg community for the support of the LOB election. We have tremendous support of our school system and the passage of this election is another indicator of the support we . . .
Every year, the Kansas State Department of Education selects new teachers that are doing great things in their classroom. To be eligible for the award, teachers must have successfully completed their first year of teaching and have . . .
PANCAKE FEED benefited LHS Girls Soccer 2016 Wednesday , May 21 at Louisburg High School 5:30-7:00 pm , ALL proceeds benefit LHS girls soccer! The . . .
Next school year, USD #416 will welcome two new administrators. Dr. Brian Biermann, currently the assistant superintendent in Pittsburg, Kansas, will take over the superintendent position on July 1, . . .
What ARE Common Core State Standards???
What Common Core IS and What It Is Not National PTA website has created grade-by-grade parent guides that reflect the Common . . .
There is a change to how students access AR through Clever, they used to see a link named Accelerated Reader but it has been replaced with one named Renaissance Learning and clicking on that link . . .
During the 2012-13 school year the Louisburg - USD 416 Board of Education embarked on a long range planning process for the school district that will provide guidance for the next 3-5 years. Nearly 100 community and staff members . . .
Internet Safety & Technology Acceptable Use Policy Agreement A. Introduction Louisburg USD 416 offers its students and employees access to state-of-the art computer technology, electronic . . .
Louisburg High School
It is with GREAT EXCITEMENT and joy that I share with everyone the news that Louisburg High School has received notification that they are a Blue Ribbon School. The attached news release provides some information on this program. . . .
Kansas Safe Schools Resource Center Research shows that schools with a positive and welcoming school climate increases the likelihood that students succeed academically while protecting them from engaging in high risk behaviors like . . .
NEWS AND INFO KANSAS ASSOCIATION OF BASEBALL COACHES http://kabcbaseball.org/index.html . . .
WILDCAT BASEBALL RECORDS 2001-PRESENT CAREER BATTING AVG. (Min 150 AB) 1. Anthony Powell .497 . . .
Congratulations to Suzanne Reedy, 6th Grade Literature Teacher, at the middle school on being selected as a Horizon Award Winner. This recognition is bestowed upon those teachers who have shown tremendous promise in their first year of . . .
COLLEGE Louisburg Scholarship Page Click Here for Louisburg High School Scholarship Page . . .