back to school - August 2019

Gardner Edgerton USD 231 schools reopen their doors to students on Tuesday, August 13. From immunizations to bus route information, this page will serve as a central location for parents to find everything related to the start of the 2019-20 school year. We will be updating this page with information throughout the summer so check back for updates.

What's new

Have you met your student’s principal yet? Starting July 1, new leaders will begin their tenure at Edgerton Elementary, Moonlight Elementary, and Pioneer Ridge Middle schools. Click below to read each principal’s bio.

Athletic Passes

Gardner Edgerton High School students may purchase a Student Athletic Pass at a cost of $20. The pass grants admission to all home athletic events during the current school year. The Student Athletic Pass is not valid for admission to Tournaments and KSHSAA events.


Enrollment information for new and returning students can be located by clicking on the button below. Enrollment for returning students may be completed online starting July 1, 2019. Students new to the district may enroll in person at the school starting the week of July 15, 2019.


Nutrition Services works to ensure students are fed a tasty and nutritious breakfast and lunch on daily. Check out this portion of the website should you have questions that are food-related. Mmmmmm.


Be sure to stay up-to-date with activities and events at your child's school. Each building has their own calendar to which you can subscribe. Download and print the official calendar for SY 19-20 now!


A completed "Transfer Request" form will be required for any student who seeks to attend a school that is not within his/her primary geographic attendance boundary. This request will be submitted via Family Access (Skyward). This is also the case for Non-Resident requests.


School supply lists can be found below.   Please contact your teacher or principal with specific questions.


All students who attend their school of residence, and who live more than 2.5 miles from school, are eligible for free school bus transportation.  Paid ridership is also available.  Emails with bus number, bus stop, and estimated time of pick up will be sent out the first week of August. If you do not receive an email by August 7, please contact First Student at (913) 856-5650.

Stay connected

Family Access (Skyward) - Stay-up-to-date with attendance, grades, lunch balance, etc.  Download the app here:  

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USD 231 Mobile App - Access sports scores, cafeteria menus, news updates, even emergency notifications. 

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