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for additional activities and detailed info.

Chargers of the Week

Luke Eissler,Robert Smith,
Trey Woltje & Eric Sawtelle

Positive character action observed: leadership & Responsibility
Thank you, Luke,Robert, Trey & Eric for serving at the Prom dinner.  You all did an outstanding job and your classmates appreciate your time and effort in making this a memorable night for all.
Thank you for representing WHS in style!
Nominated by: WHS prom attendees

Baiee Henry- senior
Stephanie Evans-junior
Positive character action observed: Citizenship and dedication to a CAUSE!
Bailee and Stephanie stated this is the year we want to do a Mock Crash with a trial! We need to do it before Prom! THANK YOU, girls, on achieving your goal of making that happen!  We appreciate your time and dedication to this project which benefits ALL students! Thank you for representing WHS well in the area of determination!

Madeline Hess –freshman
Evan Rohleder - senior
Positive character action observed:
Responsibility and Dedication
Thank you both for taking responsibility to work at the concession stand when no one else could!

Jason Maciejewski-sophomore
Positive character action observed:
Kindness, Helpfulness
Jason, your assistance to an adult was greatly appreciated!
Stepping up to help out someone else is admirable. 
Thank you for your kindness and assistance!
Way to go, Chargers!

Rachel Hurla- Freshman
& Rebecca Willier
Ann Flach- junior

Positive character actions observed:
Being responsible and willing to help out when seeing help is needed.
Ann, for your HONESTY
Realizing the importance of Honesty in life.
Girls, Thank you!
Friendliness, positiveness and complimentary attitude! 
Nominated by : The  Senior  class

Jacob Seidl
Positive character actions observed Integrity
 Thank you for showing your character by putting yourself in someone else’s shoes!  Way to show Charger Character!

Brooke Channel-senior
Ethan Miller- senior
Zach Haya- senior
Positive character actions:      Integrity
Thank you for your ability and willingness to notice that work NEEDED to be done, and you did it to help out, with a Happy Attitude!

Jacob Seidl
Positive character actions observed
Integrity
Thank you for showing your character by putting yourself in someone else’s shoes!  Way to show Charger Character!

John Erickson- Freshman
Positive character actions observed
Being positive & complimentary
John, Thank you for your
Friendliness, positiveness and complimentary attitude! 
Nominated by : The  Senior  Class

Alison Herren
Positive character actions observed:
Respect, Kindness and Helpfulness
Thank you, Alison, for demonstrating these positive character actions at the recent FCCLA event. You represent our school WELL!

Gentry Gideon - Senior
Triston Hurl a- Senior
Positive character actions observed:
Integrity
Thank you for your willingness to continue senior mentoring.

Rose Stulhsatz, junior
Positive character action observed:
RESPONSIBILITY  
Rose, thanks for making a difference in volunteering to peer tutor after school on Wednesdays plus anytime you have been asked to help another with math. Thanks for taking your time out!

Adam Flach- sophomore
Positive character actions observed:
Integrity
Thank you for showing integrity by your actions! Doing what is morally right by treating others as you would want to be treated!  Way to go, Adam!

Ann Flach-junior
Positive character actions observed:
Ann demonstrated positive regard for others in a time of need, choosing to do the right thing, rather than not getting involved.
Thank you, Ann, for showing your positive character.

Erica Stuhlsatz- freshman
Postive character demonstrated:,
Honesty and Integrity   
Thank you for showing honesty by your actions when no one was looking. That’s also Integrity as well as honesty! Way to show your  Charger Character, Erica!

Nick Carroll-Sophomore
Postive character demonstrated:
ENCOURAGEMENT, FRIENDLINESS,
Nick presented the pros of joining FCCLA, the benefits of meeting new people, making friends, competing in STAR events, get togethers, cooking etc...Nick did an outstanding job. He is a strong rep for FCCLA. ;-)


News in the District
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WHS News....MSJH News

WHS Charger Newspaper - Issue 26

BOE Minutes April 14, 2014

WHS Track Results (Wabaunsee)

WHS Newsletter

MCV MS/JH E NOTES...
Students at Mill Creek Valley Middle School Junior HIgh and Middle School are being recognized by staff members for EFFORT, ENTHUSIASM and EXCELLENCE that goes above and beyond. Read more...

MSJH Principal
USD 329 will be interviewing a candidate for junior high / middle school principal on April 16. There will be a reception from 5:15 – 6:00 pm in the school district office boardroom for staff, parents, and community. Please consider attending to meet the candidate. Future notices will be sent as additional interviews are scheduled.

MSJH Site Council Minutes April 7, 2014

Mill Creek Valley USD #329 has as opening for a lead teacher or assistant teacher in the Alma Grade School Child Care Center. Health and inoculation certificate required. Benefits include paid holidays, sick leave, KPERS retirement and salary reduction plan. Contact Susan Orton, Director, at (785) 765-3613 if interested. Classified application is available at www.usd329.com or at the District Office, 213 E Ninth. Position remains open until filled. MCV is an equal opportunity employer.

Havensville Living History Day
The fifth grade students from Mill Creek Valley Middle School traveled to Havensville, Friday, April 4th for a full day of history. Read more...

Earth Day
This middle school bulletin board was created by Mrs. Wenderott's 5th grade class to celebrate Earth Day and remind students and staff that recycling is one way to preserve the richness of our world. Read more...

State Testing Schedule
Due to all of the issues today at the state level, we have postponed state testing at the MS and JH. The state is working to make changes and adjustments to the system. Read more...

Relay for Life at MCV Junior High School
Mill Creek Valley Junior High art students had the opportunity to participate in the Relay for Life window painting contest; their painting was proudly displayed on a series of windows at the MCV JH. Read more...

MHGS Newsletter

Health and Wellness ArticleAll articles
Live Well Work Well

AGS Newsletter

Mill Creek Valley USD #329 has an opening for a Head Cook
(37-38 hrs/wk) at MCVJH in Paxico for the 2014-15 school year. Experience in large-scale food preparation and kitchen management preferred. Health and inoculation certificate required. Benefits include paid holidays, sick leave, KPERS retirement and salary reduction plan. Contact Debbie Stewart 765-3349/dstewart @usd329.com. Classified application form is available at www.usd329.com or at the District Office, 213 E. Ninth, Alma. Position remains open until filled. MCV is an equal opportunity employer.

Maple Hill Grade School Italian Supper & Carnival

MSJH Track Parent Note & Schedule

MSJH Newsletter Spring 2014

Positions Open

Mill Creek Valley USD #329 is seeking applicants from qualified candidates for the position of Wabaunsee High School Social Studies Teacher.

Application procedures and timeline:

Applicants will submit
Letter of application
Resume
Letters of Recommendation
Placement credentials
Copy of Kansas Building Administrator Certificate or evidence of eligibility for certification
Copies of college transcripts

Freedom for Healthy Relationships
8th Grade Parents-----
More Information on Flyer
 A program entitled Freedom for Healthy Relationships will be presented to 8th graders on April 14th and 15th.  Boys and girls will have separate presentations. 

2014-15 Board Approved School Calendar

Spring School Liaison Newsletter

2014-15 Course Description Manual (pdf)

MS Teaching Positions
USD 329 Mill Creek Valley has an opening for a Middle School Language Arts & Social Studies Teacher. Elementary Certification required with emphasis on Language Arts and Social Studies.
To apply submit a cover letter, current resume, complete application (available at www.usd329.com) 3 letters of reference, copies of college transcripts and current copy of a KS. Teaching License to Elaine Deiter, USD 329 Mill Creek Valley Schools, PO Box 157, Alma, KS 66401 OR apply electronically by sending the above documents to edeiter@usd329.com.

Contact Mrs. Cleion Morton, Mill Creek Valley JH/MS Principal with questions on the position. cmorton@usd329.com 785.636-5353 ext. 302.
Contact Mrs. Elaine Deiter, Clerk, with HR questions at the above email. 785-765-3394 ext. 157.

WHS Supplemental Openings
Wabaunsee High School has the following supplemental positions open for the 2014-15 school year.
Please contact Mr. Jeff Stuewe, WHS principal if you are interested.

Student Council Sponsor
Assistant Track Coach
Concession Stand
Head and Assistant Volleyball Coach

WHS Students Honored
Each semester KSHSAA recognizes outstanding academic achievement by awarding academic team awards based on team GPA.
We are proud to recognize the fact that all of Wabaunsee High School's fall teams earned the highest team designation awarded by KSHSAA which requires a team GPA of 3.25 to 4.0.
Teams earning this award were:
Cheer
Girls Cross Country
KAYS
Girls Tennis
Boys Cross Country
Football
Band
Vocal Music
Student Council
Volleyball
We commend all of the students who participated on these teams for their academic efforts!

KSHSAA Guidelines
http://www.kshsaa.org/Public/General/RuleInterpretationscfm.cfm
http://www.kshsaa.org/Public/General/WhatCoachesMayDo.cfm

Thes guidelines are from the KSHSAA web site. It clarifies some common misunderstandings and answers questions that parents, coaches or students may have with regard to off season programs/outside competition during the school year. These are applicable to both High School and Junior High.

USD 329 Wellness Policies and Articles

KSU Presidential Lecture Series
As part of the KSU Presidential Lecture Series, Mr. Chad Jackson spoke to the 8th grade Career classes at Mill Creek Valley Junior High on Oct. 15 and 16. Read more...

WHS Passes
Wabaunsee High School students who earned a Letterman Pass or purchased an Activity Pass can use the pass to gain entrance to high school athletic events only (no junior high events apply).
Patrons purchasing a Booster Club pass can utilize this pass to gain entrance into both high school & junior high athletic events.
None of these passes will admit you for tournaments or other special events.

Bus Rules (pdf)

Free/Reduced Lunch Application (Word)

WHS LipDub Video (open in Firefox)
YouTube link

2013-14 Board Approved School Calendar

Military Families Links Click for links and scroll to the bottom

NEW Bullying Prevention Hotline
The Kansas State Department of Education, in partnership with Kansas Children's Service League, is proud to announce the availability of the Bullying Prevention Hotline. Read more...

Budget Information:
Estimated Legal Maximum General Fund Budget
(PDF)
2013-2014 Budget at a Glance (PDF)

Free/Reduced Lunch Information