District Curriculum Director
Iola USD 257
Dependent on Qualifications and Education Job Start Date:
August-1-2020Applications Due By:
Job Contact Information
Stacey Fager - firstname.lastname@example.org - 620-365-4719
Iola USD 257 www.usd257.org
The Mission of USD 257 is to inspire all students to succeed.
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USD 257 includes the communities of Iola, Gas, and LaHarpe and has a total population of about 9,500.
The district employs 100 teachers, with an average of 14 years experience. More than half hold advanced degrees.
Grade level attendance centers (Pre-School- 4th Grade) allow continuity amongst teachers.
Target class size for PreK - 3rd grades is 18 students.
Iola Middle School has an enrollment of 325 students in grades 5-8.
Iola High School, including Crossroads Alternative School, serves 390 students.
The Bowlus Fine Arts Center provides an unmatched performance venue for our students.
District curriculum covers a wide range of courses including art and music at the elementary levels advancing through dual credit enrollment with Allen Community College for high school students.
District schools earned 18 different Standard of Excellence Awards on the most recent state assessments.
SAFE BASE is a nationally recognized after school tutoring and enrichment program for our students.
Every school is internally networked with a broadband Internet connection to every classroom.
Community support for the schools is strong as evidenced by the 30% Local Option Budget and the early payoff of bond issues to remodel the high school and middle school.
The USD 257 Endowment Association was established in 1992 to support the public schools and has funded a variety of projects for the district.
305 N Washington Ave Iola, Kansas