Jon Paden
PAWS... THANK YOU so much for the delicious taco salad provided for teachers during parent-teacher conferences. It is delicious and helps get everyone through a long, but very worthwhile, evening.
about 11 hours ago, Jon Paden
Jon Paden
WES Calendar Oct. 27-No School 31-Fall Festival Parade Nov. 1-5th Grade Field Trip 2-3rd Grade Field Trip 8 - 6th Grade Field Trip 9 - Open House/Book Fair 10 - Veterans Day Assembly-11:00 a.m.
about 19 hours ago, Jon Paden
Jon Paden
Windom School PT Conferences Monday/Tuesday 4-8 p.m. Monday - Sock-It to Drugs (wear crazy or mismatched socks).
1 day ago, Jon Paden
Audrey Herbst
Little River Varsity Football defeats Ellinwood! 66-18
3 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Innovation Day, Redesigning, and Teambuilding at LRJSH!!
4 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
"Night at the Movies" Choir Concert by LRJSH choirs, Mr. Reilly, and Mrs. Sawatzky! Bravo!!! https://www.dropbox.com/s/2dqsm3txs3qdprn/Oct.%2017%2C%202017%20Concert.mp4?dl=0
4 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Jon Paden
Great sharing this morning by teachers at WES this morning during inservice time.
4 days ago, Jon Paden
Jon Paden
WES Red Ribbon Week-Oct. 23-26 See note sent today or on FB page Mon.-Sock-it to Drugs Tues.-I’m Too Bright to Do Drugs Wed.-Turn Your Back on Drugs Thurs.-Don’t Let Drugs Mix You Up
5 days ago, Jon Paden
Brent Garrison
Reminder no school on Friday, October 20th for USD 444 students due to Teacher in-service.
5 days ago, Brent Garrison
Audrey Herbst
After Prom will be having a meeting Monday (Oct. 23rd, 2017) @ 5 :30 at the High School in the Library. Please enter through the front door so you can be buzzed in. Also After Prom will be hosting a booth at the Fall Festival on October 28th in downtown Little River...We are in need of parent volunteers to work the booth between the hours of 9a.m. and 1 p.m.. Please contact Jackie Schafer or Jean Page for scheduling. Thank you for your support.
6 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
LRJSH choir presents, "Night at the Movies!" Performance begins at 6:30pm in the high school auditorium. Students in choir must report at 6:00pm. Dress is white dress shirt with black pants/ black dress.
7 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Congratulations to the Junior High Volleyball team on a third place finish at the WSL tournament. We are proud of you!!!! Gooooo Redskins!!!!
7 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
We are running lunch balances. Please allow this to serve as a reminder to check your child's lunch balance. Thank you. Have a great week!
8 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
"Night at the Movies" - JH and HS choirs on Tues., Oct 17th @ 6:30 - HS Auditorium. (White button shirt / black pants / black dress for choir) Hope you join us!
9 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
We are proud of our Little River Redskin varsity volleyball team earning 5th place at Wheat State League tournament today in Goessel! It's been fun watching you ladies play!! Goooo Redskins!
9 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Little River Choir will present, "Night at the Movies" on Tues., October 17th @ 6:30pm! Choir dress is a white button down shirt with black pants, or a black dress. Enjoy an evening of music with us!
10 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Please mark your calendar - Digital Literacy Educational sessions with Dr. Gooch on October 26th. (LRHS Auditorium) Windom 5th/6th: 1:00pm Junior High: 2:00pm High School: 2:45pm Parents: 5:30pm
10 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Gina Dalton and Jennifer Reitz are both entrepreneurs who were invited by Mrs. Rolfs to speak about their adventures in starting their own business. Gina is in the process of building a wedding venue, and Jennifer built the idea of educating people about Alzheimer's and dementia. Jennifer designed and patented a wrist band to identify an Alzheimer's patient. Jennifer also started a vintage boutique. They talked about going with your passion. Follow your dreams!!
10 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Tonight a potential playoff berth in on the line with Redskins vs Canton! Live on HitRadio 94.7, or go to www.adastraradio.com to listen on device. Pregame coverage begins at 6:45PM, kickoff 7:00.
11 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
JV volleyball won both matches last night beating Lyons and Inman! Way to go Redskins!!!
11 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Youth Entrepreneur students and Mrs. Wohletz visited WSU's "Go Create" center to explore ideas for entrepreneurship.
11 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
JV football game scheduled for Monday, October 16th vs. Canton-Galva has been canceled.
12 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Melanie Renken and Amanda January have been named Kansas Honor Scholars by the University of Kansas.  They have been invited to a reception in Hutchinson on November 8.  Congratulations to these two young ladies on their academic efforts and this award!
12 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Jon Paden
TOMORROW.. Thursday, October 12, we are planning a WEAR RED DAY at WES. Please wear red shirts on this day as we plan to take a special appreciation picture of students for our area fire departments.
13 days ago, Jon Paden
Audrey Herbst
There will be an after prom meeting Wednesday, October 11th at the high school in the library at 5:30pm. Please arrive at the front east door to be allowed inside through the buzzer.
14 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Mr. Deal leads his Graphic Design class with the creation of 3D designs in Adobe Illustrator.
14 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
LRJSH Booster Club will be serving a pulled pork dinner in the high school commons beginning at 5:00pm for a free will donation during the volleyball quad this evening. Go Redskins!!!
14 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Reminder: No School for USD #444 students on Monday, October 9th. This will be an inservice day for staff.
17 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
JH Volleyball practice has been canceled today. JH Football is practicing until 4:15pm. High School Volleyball will practice until 4:45pm. There will be no after practice activity bus running this evening. (Oct. 6, 2017)
18 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Brent Garrison
IMPORTANT UPDATE: Due to updated weather forecast the football game against Central Plains tonight (Oct. 6th) has been moved up to a 5:00 PM start.
18 days ago, Brent Garrison
Jon Paden
Battalion Chief Herzog, from the Salina Fire Department, is in our building today sharing about fire safety. Next week is Fire Prevention Week, so stay tuned for more updates on our activities.
18 days ago, Jon Paden
Audrey Herbst
Football tonight has been rescheduled to begin at 6:00pm this evening due to possible inclement weather. The Booster Club pulled pork tailgate has a been moved up to 4:30pm. LRHS Commons if raining.
18 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Jon Paden
The USD 444 District Site Council members discuss the four district goals at the first DSC meeting.
19 days ago, Jon Paden
Audrey Herbst
Rain or shine, our Ag students know land judging!! Today they scored well at Centre! Little River took 1st in the Greenhand division team.  Finished 4th in team senior division. Greenhand division individual Jayce Zeller 1st, Brayden Sears 3rd, Graham Stephens 4th, Ethan Schafer 10th. Kids did good. Proud of them. Zane Kratzer was 7th overall Senior division.
20 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
We will have a After Prom meeting in the Auditorium this Weds October 4th, 2017 at 5:00 pm. If you are interested in participating, or helping out in any way, you are more than welcome to attend.
21 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Little River Junior Senior High School Booster Club Tailgate is this Friday at 5:30pm! Pulled Pork Sandwiches and all the fixings will be served, and all proceeds go back to supporting our school!
21 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
HS Volleyball Quad at home this evening, beginning at 4:00pm. Come cheer on the lady Redskins!!!
21 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Mark your calendars for Thursday, Oct 26th for senior parent night @ 6:45. Preceding the football game vs. St. John.
21 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Come out and cheer on the JV Football team as we host Goessel at 6:00pm. Gooooo Redskins!!!!
22 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
7th Grade Science students with Mr. Lafferty make homemade Barometers.
22 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Jon Paden
REMINDER: Tomorrow, September 29, is school picture day.
25 days ago, Jon Paden
Audrey Herbst
Patrons are invited this evening to our FFA Dinner at 7:00pm. The location has been changed to the high school commons. Hope to see you there!
27 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
LRJSH Parents/Guardians: We are updating meal balances. Thank you for checking your student account balances, and making plans to make payment if necessary. We greatly appreciate your help.
28 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Plant & Animal Genetics Lesson with Mrs. Gunther and Mr. Wohler in Plant & Animal Science. Remember the FFA fellowship meal this Wednesday (Sept. 27th) at 7:00pm.
28 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Students work in groups to plan a presentation regarding the Cold War Europe map in Mr. Rains' World Geography Class.
28 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Metric System measurement and Meiosis in cells in Mrs. Gunthers Science classes.
28 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
USD #444 Patrons, Join us for food and fellowship Wednesday, September 27 at 7 PM. Located next to the basketball goals on the south side of the high school. For an FFA meet and greet hamburger dinner. Come see what new and exciting things are happening with Little River FFA. Your attendance would be much appreciated. Free will donations are accepted, but not required.
28 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
JV Football game scheduled for this evening vs. moundridge has been canceled due to the weather.
29 days ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
On Monday, September 25th, the JV football team will host Moundridge at home @ 6:00pm. This is a change from the original game vs. Solomon.
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Jon Paden
Six grade students at Windom School doing some traditional long division and utilizing their chromebooks and QR codes to verify answers.
about 1 month ago, Jon Paden
Audrey Herbst
YE Students learn about Economics of One Unit by making dirt & worms.
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Mr. Wohler's Plant and soil class studying soil and slope. A hot Kansas day at Barta Farms!!
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Mr. Lafferty 's "Vex Robotics" class are busy this semester building robots. Students are making modifications to their "Claw Bot", and racing them. Students are utilizing critical thinking skills trying to improve their time on the track.
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Mrs. Farmer
Mums are here! If you placed a fall plant order through Windom Elementary, we thank you! Plants may be picked up in the WES gymnasium from 2-5 Thursday or Friday!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Farmer
Brent Garrison
Enjoyed Mr. Ellwood leading and teaching staff today about note taking strategies. Great learning and discussion by all staff.
about 1 month ago, Brent Garrison
Brent Garrison
Great opportunity- First Hunt - Little River HS Trap Team September 30, 2017, 8am-12pm McPherson Valley Uplands, 732 Limestone Rd, McPherson, KS Contact: Mike Christensen at 316-290-8883
about 1 month ago, Brent Garrison
Jon Paden
WES students demonstrating respect for our flag and the Honor Guard that presented it at the LRHS football game last Friday.
about 1 month ago, Jon Paden
Audrey Herbst
Agriculture students attended the Greenhand Agriculture Workshop on Monday, September 18th with Mr. Wohler in Kingman. Students learned about FFA traditions and information from FFA guest speakers. We are excited about our new FFA program!!
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Brent Garrison
Parents please take the time to read my latest newsletter about KESA and survey being sent out. http://littleriverwindomks.apptegy.us/o/usd-444/page/district-office--16?mode=edit#superintendents_msg
about 1 month ago, Brent Garrison
Brent Garrison
Redskins win big tonight over Wakefield. Great homecoming win!
about 1 month ago, Brent Garrison
Audrey Herbst
Come out and cheer on the Redskins vs. Wakefield tonight for Homecoming!!! Ceremony begins at 6:40pm. LRLC Tailgate begins at 5:30. Goooooo Redskins!!!!
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Get your own piece of Little River Football memorabilia at the homecoming game this Friday, September 15. Old school football jerseys will be available for purchase. Alumni, buy your old number, your sons old jersey or a relatives number as a keepsake. Jerseys will be only $15 each so get yours while they last.
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Throwback Day at Little River!
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Good Luck to the Junior High Redskins vs. Wakefield today at home!!! 5:00pm - Volleyball, 6:00pm - Football. Community Bonfire to follow the junior high games in the south parking lot at the high school. Gooooo Redskins!!!!!
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
7th grade students play the "Smack Down" Game to learn parts of speech and grammar in Mrs. Hull's class. 😎
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
LRJSH Booster Club Meeting is tonight at MTC @ 7:00pm
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
LRHS Homecoming Court Practice - Hope we have a large crowd to cheer on the Redskins!! Remember, Community Bonfire Thursday following JH games in the south parking lot. Community Pep Rally is Friday @ 3:00 at the football field. LRLC Tailgate begins at 5:30pm. Crowning ceremony is Friday @ 6:40pm.
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Brent Garrison
First Hunt - Little River HS Trap Team When September 30, 2017, 8am-noon Where McPherson Valley Uplands, 732 Limestone Rd, McPherson, KS 67460 Description This event is an introductory/training hunt for the members of the Little River High School Trap Team who have completed their Hunter Ed class. We will have shotgun instruction and controlled hunts for pheasants with experienced guides and hunting dogs. The event is designed to get novice hunters ready for the upcoming upland bird season. This event is being hosted by local sportsmens organiztions and Pass It On - Outdoor Mentors, Inc. Contact: Mike Christensen at 316-290-8883
about 1 month ago, Brent Garrison
Jon Paden
Homecoming Pep Rally-Friday, September 15-LRHS Ball Complex. WES will depart at 2:20 p.m. PreK-6 students will sit together in the football stands. Please see note going home today for details.
about 1 month ago, Jon Paden
Audrey Herbst
YE Students take part in the Trading Game and discover the advantage of a free market economy.
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Little River Art, instructed by Mr. Lex Deal on display at the State Fair!! Lookin' Good!! 😎😎👍🏼
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Way to get out and represent the Redskins!! Awesome job, JR/SR high school band and cheerleaders performing at the State Fair today!!! 🎺🎷🥁
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Redskin Varsity Volleyball went 1 / 2 today, beating Life Prep and playing tough vs. Herington and Marion. Our lady Redskins played aggressive!
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Students enrolled in Human Growth and Development with Mrs. Rolfs observed young children as part of their learning about children unit.  In this unit students learn how children develop important skills, why observing children is important and the different methods when observing children. Thank you Mrs. Rolfs and Becky Sears at the Little River Learning Center for collaborating to give LRHS students real life experiences! 😎
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Brent Garrison
Date: September 8, 2017 To: Parents of Marquette Bus Students From: Brent Garrison, Superintendent RE: Bus Departure from Marquette (MORNING) Due to the need to arrive at school in time for all students to eat breakfast, both buses need to leave Marquette at 7:20 A.M. beginning Tuesday, September 12th. Thank you for your cooperation with this change.
about 1 month ago, Brent Garrison
Audrey Herbst
Mrs. Hildebrand's English III class using cooperative learning and teamwork to learn root words with a quiz quiz trade activity. Great way to engage all students in learning!
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Little River Junior Senior High School Annual Athletic Passes for Fall and Spring Home games are available in the main office at LRJSH! High School Passes are $60.00 Junior High Passes are $25.00 Combo is $85.00
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Brent Garrison
Great to see Mr. Paden, building principal, working with his students at Windom. Leading by example. #usd444
about 1 month ago, Brent Garrison
Audrey Herbst
Good Luck to the Lady Redskins at Rural Vista tonight!!!
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
The Little River Marching Band performs on Monday, September 11th for the State Fair at 9:15am for the downtown march & 10:00am for the arena performance. LRJSH students will be including artwork for display as well. It is Dollar Day at the Fair with No School. Come observe our talent!
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Jon Paden
Reminder - school will not be in session on Monday, Sept. 11. This is "Fair Day" and it is Dollar Day at the State Fair. If you are planning to attend the State Fair this may be the day for you!
about 1 month ago, Jon Paden
Audrey Herbst
JV Football w/ Centre at Home on Tuesday, Sept. 5th @ 6:00pm has been canceled.
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Little River Junior Senior High School Band, directed by Mr. Ben Reilly, showed up on their Labor Day weekend, and represented Little River very well at the annual Hoisington Labor Day Parade!!! Well Done Redskins!!!
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Brent Garrison
Congratulations to the Little River football team! Winners over Centre 50-42.
about 1 month ago, Brent Garrison
Audrey Herbst
GOOOOO Redskins!!!! Loyal & True!!!
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Brent Garrison
Tonight the Redskins begin their 2017 Gridiron Campaign on the road in Lost Springs against Centre in Wheat State League action. Catch the game live on www.adastraradio.com or download the Ad Astra Radio App to listen to on Ad Astra Sports #1.
about 1 month ago, Brent Garrison
Audrey Herbst
LRHS Cheerleaders!! (Left to right) Rylie Zeller, Kerstin Hoffman, Mahayla Harris, Danielle Gadberry, Heidi Caesar, Samantha Weaver, Roylin Brillhart, and Kylie Eller!! Cheer Coach: Becky Harris
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Jon Paden
WES has been learning about teamwork. A tiger team is called an AMBUSH. We will continue discussing this ch. ed. trait in September. Tiger Ambush Pride (TAP), our 6th ch. council, will help.
about 1 month ago, Jon Paden
Brent Garrison
Good luck tonight to the Redskins as they travel to Centre! #usd444
about 1 month ago, Brent Garrison
Audrey Herbst
Little River Junior High sweeps Rural Vista! JH Volleyball - A Team - 25-21, 25-20 - B Team - 25-12, 25-16 - C Team - 25-15, 18-10. JUnior High Football - 52-6! Way to go, Redskins!!!!!!!
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
First Hunt - Little River HS Trap Team When September 30, 2017, 8am-noon Where McPherson Valley Uplands, 732 Limestone Rd, McPherson, KS 67460 Description This event is an introductory/training hunt for the members of the Little River High School Trap Team who have completed their Hunter Ed class. We will have shotgun instruction and controlled hunts for pheasants with experienced guides and hunting dogs. The event is designed to get novice hunters ready for the upcoming upland bird season. This event is being hosted by local sportsmens organiztions and Pass It On - Outdoor Mentors, Inc. Contact: Mike Christensen at 316-290-8883
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Lady Redskin Varsity and JV Volleyball both went 1-2 this evening in Udall. They played tough and represented LRHS very well. Thank you to the volleyball girls and coaches for their hard work!
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Students in Plant and Soil Science with Mr. Wohler are discussing their fertilizer experiment with various seeds.
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Jon Paden
Last Friday, 45 WES students enjoyed a swimming party for meeting their Summer Reading goal. Thanks to Mrs. Porter, Marquette Pool, and the Marquette Booster Club for your generosity.
about 1 month ago, Jon Paden
Audrey Herbst
Seventh grade students in Mr. Renken's Health & Physical Education learning Ultimate Football!
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
Mrs. Wagley & Mrs. Ellwood's 7th grade social studies students present their model of the Kansas regions with an edible Rice Krispy Treat. 😎
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Brent Garrison
I am excited about the opportunity for our students at Little River! USD #444 was awarded a $10k grant for STEM education and the implementation of PLTW. Thank you area farmers. #GrowRuralEd
about 1 month ago, Brent Garrison
Audrey Herbst
HS Volleyball & HS Football Scrimmages tonight immediately following practice. Scrimmages should begin at approximately 6:00pm. Hope to see you there! Goooooo Redskins!!!
about 1 month ago, Audrey Herbst
Audrey Herbst
JH and SH Redskin Marching Band Practice! Come watch & cheer us on at the Hoisington Labor Day Parade (Sept. 4) and State Fair (Sept. 11)!
2 months ago, Audrey Herbst
Brent Garrison
Hope to see all 7th-12 grade parents at the back to school meeting tonight at 6 pm.
2 months ago, Brent Garrison
Jon Paden
REMINDER - Parent Information Night, Thursday, August 24 5:40 & 6:30 p.m. sessions in gym with Mr. Garrison & Mr. Rose Classroom sessions @ 6:00, 6:30, 7:00 p.m. 6th grade band meeting @ 7:00 p.m.
2 months ago, Jon Paden
Audrey Herbst
Parent Information Night is scheduled for tonight, August 22nd @ 6:00pm. The meeting will be held in the high school auditorium. We have exciting information to share about the new year!
2 months ago, Audrey Herbst
Brent Garrison
Thank you to all staff and parents for a great first day of school.
2 months ago, Brent Garrison