Position will emphasize the content areas of middle school Language Arts and Social Studies. Grades 6th, 7th, and 8th. Applicant will also have an Advisory Period with a mix of middle and high school students. The Advisory Period will contain various activities from building the students Xello career account, Transition to Career events, social and emotional learning, and clubs. Applicant will need to have an understanding or a willingness to learn about Project Based Learning.
Attica Public Schools, USD #511, is located in south central Kansas, approximately 55 miles southwest of Wichita in Harper County. The Attica community has always been a progressive community which support their local educators and students. The school website is www.usd511.net. Attica is a KSHSAA 1A classified school. Attica is a member of the competitive Heart of the Plains League school. Information on the City of Attica can be found on the website https://cityofatticaks.com/. Attica is located in Harper County, more information can be found at https://www.harpercountyks.gov/. Attica Public Schools also receive support and annual giving from the Harper County Foundation. More information can be found on the foundation website at http://harpercofoundation.org/.
Currently Attica Public Schools serve 180 students grades PreK-12. The students in Attica have a reputation of obtaining high marks on the state assessment awards and have great attitudes for learning. The Attica Board of Education and Staff care deeply for the students and worked hard to give the students as many educational opportunities as possible. Part of these opportunities come through experiencing education through hands on learning of Project Based Learning, field trips, and Career and Technical Pathway experiences. These experiences come to a conclusion in our high school through the Transition to Career program. The T2C program allows for our students to gain real world experiences through internship, job shadowing, and even work placement. This is successful cooperative program with the Chaparral School District and all Harper County manufacturing companies.
Interested applicants may inquire by contacting Mike Sanders, Superintendent of Schools, to receive application information. District telephone number 620-254-7915 or fax 620-254-7872. District address is Attica Public Schools, USD #511, 718 N. Main, P.O. Box 415, Attica, KS 67009-0415.