USD 231
‪The Technology Committee met this morning to discuss 1:1 at the elementary level, network security, and upcoming projects. @USD231Tech ‬
6 days ago, USD 231
USD 231
Kindness was contagious today in the Gardner Edgerton School District. Schools participated in World Kindness Day by wearing Mr. Rogers cardigans and spreading kindness. Be kind today. Be kind everyday. #WeAreUSD231
7 days ago, USD 231
USD 231
The latest edition of Board Briefs and Board Meeting Video are now available. Check them out to stay informed! Board Briefs -- http://bit.ly/2kRV4ll BOE Meeting -- http://bit.ly/2kmjFym
7 days ago, USD 231
USD 231
Last month, the USD 231 PAT program completed the Parents as Teachers Quality Endorsement and Improvement Process and earned the highest designation: Blue Ribbon Affiliate status. Read more about it here: http://bit.ly/2WJbMSg
15 days ago, USD 231
USD 231
The Gardner Edgerton High School Veterans Day program is always something special. We hope you can join us this year as we honor all who has served our great country. #WeAreUSD231
18 days ago, USD 231
USD 231
8th grade students at Trail Ridge Middle School had the opportunity to learn from Communications Officer, Commander RJ Zamberlan, Chief Engineer, Lieutenant Jonathan Leo, and Combat Systems Officer, Lieutenant Brent Hodge, about their career in the Navy and, more specifically, about the USS Kansas City. https://usskansascity.org/
19 days ago, USD 231
USD 231
USD 231 students and staff had some great accomplishments over the past month.Click the link to read about the great things that are happening in the Gardner Edgerton Schools. http://bit.ly/2WzbVYp
19 days ago, USD 231
USD 231
Part 2 of The 231 Way podcast with Gardner Edgerton alumnus, Isabella Mullins, is out! Her story is amazing and it is great to see a GEHS graduate doing something great! Listen to it here or download on your mobile device! http://bit.ly/2D8tCpM
20 days ago, USD 231
USD 231
The annual Senior Citizens Luncheon will be held on October 23rd at Gardner Edgerton High School. If you are planning on attending, today is the last day to RSVP. Details can be found on the flyer below! #WeAreUSD231
about 1 month ago, USD 231
USD 231
This is for Bully Awareness Week for the State of Kansas and at Trail Ridge Middle School. The State of Kansas decided on the theme "Choose Peace" for this campaign. The student body of 726 students wrote on a hand, what they could do to help stop Bullying.
about 1 month ago, USD 231
USD 231
The latest edition of Board Briefs and Board Meeting Video are now available. Check them out to stay informed! Board Briefs -- http://bit.ly/2kRV4ll BOE Meeting -- http://bit.ly/2kmjFym
about 1 month ago, USD 231
USD 231
🚨The Gardner Edgerton Zero Reasons Why Store closes this Friday!🚨 All students in grades 5-12 were given a #ZeroReasonsWhy shirt as a symbol to support mental health education and suicide prevention. Now YOU have the opportunity to purchase one to show your community support. To view the online store, go here: http://bit.ly/2l5w9e1
about 1 month ago, USD 231
USD 231
The second season of the Gardner Edgerton School District podcast, The 231 Way, premieres today! Get to know the student hosts in this weeks episode! Listen to it here or download on your mobile device! http://bit.ly/2D8tCpM
about 1 month ago, USD 231
USD 231
After a Blazer win last night, the football team welcomed Sunflower Elementary students into school today. This was a nice surprise for the students on a beautiful morning! #WeAreUSD231
about 1 month ago, USD 231
USD 231
Trail Ridge Middle School 7th grade football team getting ready to take on the Wheatridge Middle School Mustangs! #TRMSTakeover #WeAreUSD231
about 1 month ago, USD 231
USD 231
During the BOE Meeting on Monday, Trail Ridge Middle School and Edgerton Elementary shared some great things that they are doing this school year. Over the next two weeks, each building will get a social media spotlight with the majority of the content being from those schools. Social Media Spotlight Schedule: Trail Ridge Middle School: September 23rd - September 27 Edgerton Elementary: September 30 - October 4 #WeAreUSD231
2 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
L👏I👏T👏T👏L👏E LITTLE! A creative way of learning sight words with Mrs. Anliker at Gardner Elementary with song and sentence creation! Kindergarten students are engaged today! #WeAreUSD231
2 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
ICYMI...Gardner Edgerton High School was chosen to pilot a program training 10th graders in Mental Health First Aid. Read more about it here: http://bit.ly/2mqKqm9 #WeAreUSD231
2 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
The latest edition of Board Briefs and Board Meeting Video are now available. Check them out to stay informed! Board Briefs -- http://bit.ly/2kRV4ll BOE Meeting -- http://bit.ly/2kmjFym
2 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Yesterday, 2011 GEHS graduate, Isabella Mullins, had a video chat with current seniors about the her life in the Peace Corps and how it connects with the current novel being studied in class. Read more about it here: http://bit.ly/2mcz1Gl
2 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
GEHS student, Kylie Hayes, was awarded the Sunflower State Games Female Athlete of the Year. What an outstanding accomplishment! Congratulations, Kylie! Read more about it here: http://bit.ly/2Ll30or
3 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Working hard at Edgerton Elementary this morning! Math can be challenging, but not for this Cyclone!
3 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
SMILE! You made it through the first week! Enjoy your weekend! #WeAreUSD231
3 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Students are at Fire District #1 Of Johnson County, KS today to start the new Emergency and Fire Management Program!
3 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
We are excited about this! We are here for you and always will be! ❤️💙❤️ http://bit.ly/2Zf1SvH
3 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
The last of the First Day Smiles! Thank you for using #FirstDayUSD231 and #WeAreUSD231! We are looking forward to a great year!
3 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Gardner Edgerton School Board Members, Tresa Boden and Rob Shippy, took some time to visit schools on the first full day!
3 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
The latest edition of Board Briefs and Board Meeting Video are now available. Check them out to stay informed! https://www.usd231.com/o/district/browse/42872 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLl3WXH6VxR-YKlRC_0XDBjra2VRxQlyN7
3 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Don’t forget!!! Show us those first day smiles!! Take those pictures, tag the district and use #WeAreUSD231 and #FirstDayUSD231. You might be shown on the district social media and web page! Students, teachers, parents...get those cameras ready!
3 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Family Fun Night 2019 was a blast! Thank you to everyone who joined us and to the Aspiring Administrators who planned and executed the event! #WeAreUSD231
3 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Day 4 of New Teacher Academy! Almost on overload but still locked in and committed to being their best. #WeAreUSD231
3 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Dr Marshall and the HUman Resources team took time to train our new classified staff on Tuesday. Welcome! #WeAreUSD231
3 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
New Teacher Academy - Day Two! New staff learning about our Integrated Instructional Framework and the evaluation system.
4 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Members of our Nutrition Services Department are participating in professional development this morning to ensure the best food and service possible for our students and staff! @usd231nutrition. #WeAreUSD231
4 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Also loved seeing our cheer teams from @prmsjaguars , @trmshuskies , and @wmsmustangs231 ! Already in mid season form!
4 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
So proud of our GEHS band, flag team, cheer team, Track & field, and football teams. All participated in the parade today! @geblazers
4 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
We have some very talented students in the Gardner Edgerton School District! These kids participated in String Art this week during Summer Extravaganza. Just look at these final projects!
5 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Two of our staff members, Mrs. Hebda and Ms. Kellogg, love to teach Summer Enrichment. They even go by the name “Kelda” and the kids love the new ideas they bring each year. This year, they are creating a photo booth controlled by a “Makey Makey”. Very cool technology being taught to the kids this summer.
5 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Great first week of Enrichment! Kids are having a blast and learning some new skills. There is still time to enroll in session 3 and 4. Session 3 closes Friday night! Don’t delay!!! http://bit.ly/2OfKteh
6 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Leadership teams from all eleven buildings are taking time out of their summer breaks to work together to improve our schools! #dedication. #commitment.
6 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Reps from the Gardner Police Department presented USD 231 with a token of appreciation for the partnership b/w the district and department. We also thanked our amazing SROs for their outstanding service to our students and staff. @GardnerKSPolice
6 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Superintendent Stranathan presented information to Kansas administrators highlighting the Advanced Technical Center at the USA Annual Conference. @gehsblazers @pamstranathanGE #usaks19
6 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Celebrating another successful school year w/ the USD 231 administrative team! #weareusd231
6 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
An amazing ceremony for an amazing class of students! @gehsblazers
6 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Celebrating the Class of 2019! @gehsblazers. #blazernation
6 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Celebrating past and future retirees at the annual dinner. Orchestra students setting the mood for a great evening!
6 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
So you want to be a Board Member?! https://www.usd231.com/article/109839?org=district
6 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Nurse Spotlight - Gardner Edgerton High School @gehsblazers
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Nurse Spotlight - Gardner Edgerton High School @gehsblazers
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Nurse Spotlight - Wheatridge Middle School @wmsmustangs231
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Nurse Spotlight - Trail Ridge Middle School @trmshuskies
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Nurse Spotlight - Pioneer Ridge Middle School @prmsjaguars
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Nurse Spotlight - Sunflower Elementary @seeagles231
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Nurse Spotlight - Nike Elementary @nemissiles
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Nurse Spotlight - Moonlight Elementary @mlestars
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Nurse Spotlight - Madison Elementary @mdebears
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Nurse Spotlight - Grand Star Elementary @gsetimberwolves
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Nurse Spotlight - Gardner Elementary @gepanthers
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Nurse Spotlight - Edgerton Elementary @eecyclones
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Healthy Nurse, Healthy Students. Celebrate National School Nurse Day May 8! #SND2019 @schoolnurses #schoolnurses www.schoolnurseday.org.
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
The USD 231 Board of Education Meeting (May 6) video and brief is now available online! http://bit.ly/usd231briefs http://bit.ly/boevideo
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Yeah, we do!!!! A great sign at Nike Elementary this morning to kick off Teacher Appreciation Week! You will see many things throughout the week on our social media to celebrate them! Keep an eye out!!
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Great evening (just a tad windy) at the ball fields. The Blazer Softball team is looking good!!
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Check out our Wheatridge Mustangs performing at the KCKCC Jazz Summit (around the 90 minute mark). @wmsmustangs231 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3_hRbZLZ3kA&ibss=1
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Great things going on at the ATC on a Monday morning!
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
As a reminder, we DO have school on Monday April 22, 2019 as a result of snow days. Can't wait to see all of Blazer Nation on Monday!
7 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
​Co-Hosts, Calvin Schoendaller, Ben Boothe, and Ryan Colston, visit with Dr. Tracy Platt, Technology Integration Specialist. about her role, how she assists teachers to better incorporate technology, and the Oregon Trail. ​https://soundcloud.com/user-500521903​ ​@gehsblazers @mrc579
8 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Craig Wilford with @KASBTopeka is working with Board Members, students, staff, and parents in a goal setting workshop. @pamstranathange #alwaysimproving
8 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
@wmsmustangs231 hosting a track meet in beautiful weather.
8 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
The April BOE meeting Briefs and Video have been posted! https://bit.ly/2FS3Yqu http://usd231ks.apptegy.us/o/district/browse/43252
8 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Teachers, Counselors, Sped Staff, and Admin are participating in professional development related to systems of supports for our students. #alwaysimproving @trmshuskies @nemissiles @gsetimberwolves
8 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Have you checked out the USD 231 Summer Extravaganza course catalog? It has over 100 course offerings for youth and adults! To view the interactive catalog, go here: http://bit.ly/2OfKteh
8 months ago, USD 231
Ed Services
Teachers, counselors, Special Education staff, and building/district administrators working collaboratively to improve our support systems for students in need of additional support. @gardneredgerton @gehsblazers @prmsjaguars @trmshuskies @wmsmustangs231
8 months ago, Ed Services
Ed Services
Middle school teachers are learning about robotics and the connection to more engaging instruction! @gardneredgerton @prmsjaguars @trmshuskies @wmsmustangs231
8 months ago, Ed Services
USD 231
Everybody always says that Middle School is the best time of your life, right? Learn more about PRMS, TRMS, and WMS in the latest edition of The 231 Way! https://soundcloud.com/user-500521903
9 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
As a result of this season's inclement weather and our responsibility to meet the state of Kansas' requirements for hours completed during the school year, the following adjustments to our calendar are necessary (pending no additional inclement weather days): April 22 - Full day of school (originally no school as a result of professional development) May 22 - Full day of school (originally a 1/2 day of school) May 23 - Full day of school (originally no school if there was no inclement weather). Last day of school for Kindergarten and 8th grade students. May 24 - 1/2 day of school (originally no school if there was no inclement weather). On May 24, lunch will be served. Dismissal times are as follows: Grades 1-4 - 12:30 pm. Grades 5-11 - 12:00pm. Grades K, 8, 12 - No school. Please know that your child's principal will be in touch with additional details related to finals schedule, award ceremonies, end-of-year activities, field trips, etc. GEHS graduation will remain on May 18, 2019. If your child is going to be absent on any of the days listed above due to an already planned activity, please work with your building's principal to make arrangements. Thank you for your understanding and continued support.
9 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
The March BOE meeting Briefs and Video have been posted! https://youtu.be/IuCULOlcFkg http://usd231ks.apptegy.us/o/district/browse/43252
9 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
USD 231 families, when sending your children to school tomorrow, please bundle them up with layers as temperatures will be very cold. We can't wait to see them for a great day of learning and success!
9 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
School Finance 101...Not as boring as you might think!
9 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
The Gardner Edgerton School District will be closed Wednesday, February 27, due to inclement weather. All buildings will be closed. Stay safe.
9 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
The Gardner Edgerton School District will be closed Wednesday, February 20, due to inclement weather. All buildings will be closed. Stay safe.
9 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Kristen Gore, 7th Grade Teacher at TRMS, has been nominated by Mid America Nazarene University as a TEACHER WHO INSPIRES! This is a special award given by the MNU Teacher Education Department annually. Kristen will be recognized publicly at the MNU Annual Celebration of Learning on Thursday, April 25. Congratulations, Kristen! @followmnu
9 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
The Elders and USD 231 are on a roll! @gehsblazers @prmsjaguars https://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article226068330.html
9 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Congratulations to TRMS, WMS, and GEHS Cheerleaders! All three schools earned a “1” rating for their team routines at the Cheer and Dance Festival today! This is the highest rating!
9 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Here are your 2019 Gardner Edgerton High School Winter Royalty Candidates!
9 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
All USD 231 Schools and Buildings will be closed on Friday, February 8, due to inclement weather. Also, no evening activities - with the exception of GEHS, who will determine on Friday if games will continue as planned. No outside facility use will be available on Friday.
10 months ago, USD 231
Ryan Colston
All USD 231 Schools and Buildings will be closed on Thursday, February 7, due to inclement weather. Also, no evening activities. Stay safe.
10 months ago, Ryan Colston
USD 231
Due to poor weather conditions, all evening activities for February 6, 2019 have been cancelled. This includes athletic/activity practices at all levels and GEYCP events. Thank you for your understanding.
10 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Superintendent Stranathan and USD 231 social workers led district and building administrators through professional development related to Trauma-Informed care. @gehsblazers @pamstranathange
10 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
District Library Media Specialists gathered today to learn more about best practices and to share successes. @gehsblazers
10 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
February 4-8 is National School Counseling Week. In the Gardner Edgerton School District, we have counselors that go above and beyond for our students and staff. We are truly thankful for all that you do!
10 months ago, USD 231
Ed Services
Mark your calendars! This is going to be a great performance by @prmsjaguars!
10 months ago, Ed Services
USD 231
The District Leadership team is visualizing how our Integrated Framework aligns with the state accreditation process. @gehsblazers
10 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
🚨🚨 The 8th grade parent information night at Gardner Edgerton High School tonight, will continue as scheduled. 🚨🚨
10 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
USD 231 Schools will be cancelled on January 30 due to inclement weather and extreme cold. Stay warm!
10 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Today, we celebrate our great state. Happy 158th Birthday, Kansas!
10 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Gardner Edgerton School District and all district buildings will be closed on Wednesday, January 23 due to inclement weather. Stay safe.
10 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
All USD 231 evening activities have been cancelled on January 22 for the pending inclement weather.
10 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Students @gsetimberwolves learned more about animals and their connection to popular books.
10 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
The 231 Way has dropped! We visit with Melissa McIntire, Coordinator of Student Support Services, about the Advanced Technical Center, Career Pathways, counseling, and her daughter's least favorite food. @gehsblazers @zeroreasonswhy_ https://soundcloud.com/user-500521903
10 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Happy Red Friday and GO CHIEFS!!! Let’s Roll!!!
10 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Have you had a chance to check out the latest edition of The Horizon Magazine? To read about the great things happening in the Gardner Edgerton School District, go here: http://bit.ly/2s6Uose
10 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
The Board Briefs and Board of Education Meeting have been posted and can be found here: Briefs: http://usd231ks.apptegy.us/o/district/browse/43252 Video: https://youtu.be/n4fFpJo01Ws
10 months ago, USD 231
Ed Services
Staff members at PRMS, TRMS, and WMS are learning more about gamification in the classroom. @wmsmustangs231 @trmshuskies @prmsjaguars @gardneredgerton
10 months ago, Ed Services
USD 231
Have you checked out our Podcast, The 231 Way? We have over 1,000 downloads and that calls for some celebration! New episodes drop every Thursday! Check us out here: http://bit.ly/2D8tCpM
10 months ago, USD 231
Ed Services
Building administrators are participating in professional development related to Opportunities to Respond! #OTR. @gardneredgerton
10 months ago, Ed Services
USD 231
You don't need to look far to have a good time this evening! Bounce on over to Gardner Edgerton High School for a full night of girls and boys basketball vs Lawrence High! @GEHSBasketball @GEGBB @gehsblazers
11 months ago, USD 231
Ed Services
Not to be outdone, @trmshuskies engaged in outstanding professional development this morning. @gardneredgerton
11 months ago, Ed Services
Ed Services
Teachers at PRMS we’re engaged in outstanding professional development this morning! @prmsjaguars @gardneredgerton
11 months ago, Ed Services
USD 231
Start the New Year with the Gardner Edgerton Horizon Magazine! The Winter edition covers The Blazer Stop, Zero Reasons Why, and MORE! Go here go view an online version of this publication and to see all the great things happening in USD 231: http://bit.ly/2s6Uose
11 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Coach Cornelsen Named 810 Varsity Big Class Coach of the Year! https://www.810varsity.com/news_article/show/980595
11 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Have a great Winter Break! We will see you in 2019!
11 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
8th grade students at Trail Ridge Middle School Skyping with I Survived Series author Lauren Tarshis.
11 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Celebrating a successful first semester with the administrative and operations crews!
11 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Enjoying the wonders of reading with friends at Madison Elementary.
11 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Kindergarten and 1st grade teachers are learning about their new Chrome tablets.
11 months ago, USD 231
USD 231
Students learning about circuits while using creativity and critical thinking in our "Junk Bots" Maker Space.
11 months ago, USD 231