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Virtual exhibition features sixth grade artwork

Even with a pandemic, the show must go on!

In this case, the show is the Sixth Grade Art Show. An in-person show had been scheduled for this month at the Hutchinson Art Center. At this time, however, Hutchinson USD 308 as well as the Hutchinson Art Center buildings are closed because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The student work now will be shown as a virtual exhibition, available on

 The online Exhibition ends on April 19.

Webster steps down as boys’ basketball coach

After three seasons, Hutchinson High School head boys’ basketball coach Ted Webster has resigned.

Because of COVID-19 precautions, Webster was unable to meet face-to-face with players and communicated with players via text messaging about his decision.

Webster, a social studies teacher for Hutchinson USD 308 since 1995, was named to the head basketball coaching position in May 2017. In his three years at the helm, Webster’s record was 9-54.

Update for USD 308 Families on March 19

Good evening,
salthawk logoYou may have seen information about the state’s plans for Continuous Learning. Our staff will be working on a plan that will combine online services and paper packets.

Our plan is to roll out that program to our families, beginning April 6. Closer to that date, we’ll get you more details. We also will announce when you will be able to retrieve your students’ possessions at your buildings.


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