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Official District Notices & Handbooks

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HHS announces third trimester honor roll

More than 500 Hutchinson High School students made the third trimester honor rolls for 2016-17. For the full honor roll, click here.


Two more HHS coaches hired

Daniel Vieyra
Daniel Vieyra

Edgar Gutierrez

Two more head coaches have been hired for fall sports at Hutchinson High School.

Daniel Vieyra has been hired to coach boys’ and girls’ soccer at HHS while Edgar Gutierrez has been hired to coach the combined cross country team.

Staff of the year announced

With the 2016-17 school year winding down, three Hutchinson Public Schools staff members have received district honors.

Martin Vieyra, Title I aide at Graber Elementary School, has been named Classified Employee of the Year. Jesse Ediger, fourth grade teacher at Graber, and Chanin Aumiller, social studies teacher at Hutchinson Middle School – 8, have been nominated as the district’s entries in the Kansas National Teacher of the Year competition.

Webster to head boys’ basketball

Ted WebsterLong-time Hutchinson Public Schools educator and coach, Ted Webster, is the new Hutchinson High School head boys’ basketball coach.

Webster, who has taught social studies for the district since August 1995, was freshman head coach under Chad Wintz. Webster has coached at both at both the middle school and high school level in USD 308.

“I have had the privilege of coaching for 20-plus years all in the Hutchinson school district at every level from seventh grade up to lead assistant at the high school,” Webster said Monday. “I am a product of some great coaches, including Phil Anderson, Nate Henry and Chad Wintz. In that time, I have been a part (albeit very small) of an undefeated state championship and was on staff the last time we advanced to the state tourney.”

HHS takes second and third in BPA nationals

BPA national logoTwo Hutchinson High School HCTEA students took top-flight honors during last weekend’s Business Professionals of America National Leadership Conference at Orlando, Fla. More than 8,000 students competed at the national event.

Junior Austin Childs placed second in extemporaneous speech. Senior Nick Vogel placed third in management, marketing and human resources concepts.

HHS library has new permanent ‘resident’

Work of two types of artists now is on display permanently in one exhibit in the Hutchinson High School library – a sculpture and woodworking.Artist and craftsmen

Cabinet craftsmenHHS senior Julia Hardenburger has donated her award-winning three-dimensional artwork “Ideas are Incombustible” to the school. To ensure the paper sculpture has a long life, a suitable home had to be constructed.

Enter teacher David Ward’s woodworking students.

Faris honored for character development

Faris awardFaris Elementary School has been received a statewide award for its character development program.

The USD 308 school received an award from the Kansas State Department of Education,, and the Brown v. Board national historical site.

Faris was one of 35 Kansas schools and districts that implemented character education programs, focusing on students’ social and emotional learning.

HHS seniors honored at assembly

During the annual Hutchinson High School Awards Assembly Wednesday (May 3, 2017), the HHS graduating class of 2017 was recognized with awards and scholarships from local, state and national sources.

The Young American Award winner for 2017 was Brooke Ackley. The Young American Award is the oldest award at HHS with this being its 88th year. The award was started by the Oswald family in the 1920s.

District retirees honored

Retirement apples
2017 Retirement

Hutchinson Public Schools formally thanked its retirees during a Sunday, May 7, in the Career and Technical Education Academy.

Soon-to-retire or already retired staff members who were honored included Larry Ballard, Sheri Corwin, Shirley Culver, Jo Davis, Marilyn Forbes, Jo Ann Gauthier, Janice Hoppes, Joanna Johnson, Pam Johnston, Kay Jones, Susan Mabry, Karen Montoya, Barbara Phillips, Joyce Phillips, Patricia Raap, Kay Schreiner, Mark Thomas, Jennifer Varney, Lora Walenz and Arlene Willems.

For a pictorial look at the event, go to our Facebook album.

HHS hosts first-ever Salthawk Service Day

 Hutchinson High School’s student body spent a morning in service learning on April 28.

Since, the Kansas State Board of Education encourages all students to be involved in service, the early release day was an opportunity for HHS to get students into the community in an organized event. According to the state Board of Education, students who volunteer in their communities are more likely to vote, stay actively involved in service and feel empowered as citizens.

For a pictorial look at the day, go to our Facebook album.