• Superintendent Johnson's Newsletter

    Welcome to our amazing school district!

    During the school year, I update parents, staff, and the community each week. 

    The newsletter is usually sent Fridays at 5:30 p.m. via email and text message.

    If you would like to be added to the newsletter list, please email us. 

    Below is the link to the most current newsletter and links to newsletters sent this year. 

  • 10.25.2021

     

    In this update:

    • Thank you for recognizing our teachers and staff
    • Kuna school tax rate will drop for third year in a row
    • Who's running for school board?
    • Fremont teacher receives special education teaching honor
    • KHS JROTC will present colors at Saturday's BSU game
    • Fall KHS Fine Arts Performances
    • Are you concerned about the development of your preschooler age 3-5? Screener helps families identify whether their child qualifies for services
    • Update on mask use for Oct. 16 to 29
    • Please report COVID absences online
    • COVID Data Dashboards
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  • 10.1.2021

    In this update

    • Gearing up for a busy month
    • Changing how families report COVID student absences
    • Mask use remains recommended or optional at all schools Oct. 4-15
    • Saturday KHS hosts 19 marching bands; Click to review schedule & find out when Kuna performs
    • FutureReady: Empowering juniors, seniors & their parents to make choices about "What happens after high school?"
    • KindergartenReady: Free workshops for parents with children age 0-5
    • KHS JROTC will present colors at Oct. 16 BSU game
    • Help us prevent "devious licks"
    • Preschool Developmental Screener Oct. 20
    • COVID Data Dashboards

     

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  • Sept. 24, 2021

    In this update

    • Thrilled to do normal things in a challenging time
    • Good news coming on your school property taxes

    • COVID Student and Staff Data Dashboards
    • Missed a newsletter? Click here to find past issues

     

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  • 9.17.2021

     

    In this update:  
    • Proud of our community
    • Video: Answering questions about our data dashboards
    • Mask use shifts from optional to recommended at all schools except Reed; Reed masks are optional
    • What does the implementation of Crisis Standards of Care mean when a student athlete is hurt?
    • Please talk with your students about vandalism & TikTok challenge
    • Happy Constitution Day!
    • COVID Data Dashboards

    • Missed a newsletter? Click here to find past issues

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  • 9.10.2021

    In this update:

    • What we're expecting in the challenging weeks ahead
      • Did you know a little more than 700 adults serve our more than 5,715 students?
      • Bus services
      • Nutrition services
      • Health services
      • Technology services
      • Custodial services
      • Classroom instruction
      • About masks
      • About our data dashboards
    • Help us recognize the great people in our school district

    • COVID Student and Staff Data Dashboards

    • Missed a newsletter? Click here to find past issues

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  • 9.3.2021

     

    In this update:
    • No school Monday Labor Day
    • We need your assistance in two areas: Keep students home when they are sick; Help us with our substitute shortage
    • KSD "Green;" masks use remains optional

    • We have a process to help families trouble shoot issues

    • Class sizes are lining up with our goals

    • Help us recognize the great people in our school district

    • COVID Student and Staff Data Dashboards

    • Missed a newsletter? Click here to find past issues

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  • 8.27.2021

    In this update:

    • It's great to see kids back!

    • How are class sizes shaping up?

    • Would you like to serve on the Superintendent's Advisory Council?

    • Update on devices for students & opportunity for families to reduce costs of damages

    • COVID Student and Staff Data Dashboards

    • Missed a newsletter? Click here to find past issues

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  • August 20, 2021

    In this update:

    • Welcome back to our town

    • Welcoming new teachers!

    • Showing off Swan Falls

    • Back to School Information at Your Fingertips

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  • August 13, 2021

    In this update:

    • Increase access to COVID tests could help reduce quarantine times
    • Working on online option
    • Elementary teacher lists coming next week
    • Middle schools sharing schedules before the start of school
    • Bus route info will be posted Friday, Aug. 20
    • How to help students, if you would like to
    • Rumor Patrol: School districts accepting federal funds must mandate masks
    • Rumor Patrol: Idaho has new common core standards teaching Islam
    • Scholarships available for high quality preschool
    • Immunization clinic Tuesday!
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  • July 30, 2021

    In this update:

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  • July 22, 2021

    In this update:

    • District & schools websites changing
    • Free lunches available until Aug. 13 at Ross thanks to United Way!
    • Free supplies, eye exams, dental sealants for Kuna kids Aug. 10-12
    • Back-to-school quick information
    • Elementary school open house Aug. 24, 4 to 6 p.m.
    • Rumor patrol: Forced vaccines for students?
    • Rumor patrol: Uniforms for Indian Creek
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