Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Tuesday, 03 March 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Tuesday
Low  18°
High 48°
Wednesday
Low  7°
High 26°
Thursday
Low  22°
High 43°
Friday
Low  27°
High 56°
Saturday
Low  27°
High 57°
Sunday
Low  31°
High 61°
Monday
Low  34°
High 65°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 34°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Hugoton Schools Receives Special Innovative District Status
08/28/2014

Three Kansas school districts have received initial approval to become special innovative districts, which would make them exempt from many state education regulations.
 
     The Coalition of Innovative School Districts on Wednesday recommended that Kansas City, Hugoton and Blue Valley districts be designated as innovative. A fourth request, from the Santa Fe Trail District, was not approved.
 
     The Kansas State Board of Education must approve the coalition's recommendations.
 
     A 2013 law allows districts to be exempt from certain state regulations involving public education if they present plans to improve student achievement.
 
     Up to 10 percent of the state's school districts can be members. The Concordia and McPherson districts were the first two member districts selected as part of the coalition.

 

© AP
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
LHS Freshman Passes Away After Long Battle With Cancer
Kansas Teacher Of the Year (KTOY) 2015 Team In Liberal
Liquor Bill Passes Committee
No School Friday at USD 210 Hugoton and 209 Moscow While Meade and Satanta School Run Two Hours Late
Sale of 7th and Western Properties Finalized
Borjas Wins State
Katelyn Draper Wins Booster Club Showdown
Rep. Francis Carries Bill To House Floor
Kansas-based motor carriers with an Apportioned or Intra-State Commercial Tags due March 1
City Begins Willow Tree Golf Course Improvements
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Women Specialist Of Liberal Receives State Recognition
KS Legislators Focus on Budget, Income Taxes
Poet Laureate of Kansas Coming To Liberal Memorial Library
Three LHS Bowlers Make State
Seventh Ranked Seward Explodes in Region 6 First Round
Saints Dominate in Independence
Friday's Scores
Katelyn Draper Wins Booster Club Showdown
Borjas Wins State
Kansas Tax Collections Up $22 Million
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2015 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group