HHS Saltshakers
HHS Saltshakers

2014-15 Budget Process

Hutchinson Public Schools has begun the process for the 2014-15 school year budget. The meetings are designed to gather public input on the budget.

Full details of the meetings are available here.

You may call the district's Budget Line at 620-615-4014 and leave a message with your input as well as your name and number so that we can follow-up with you if there are additional questions.

You also may provide the information electronically to the district here.

Skyward Family Access

Skyward Family Access is open. Follow this link to get to the parent side of Skyward.

Vaccination Clinics

Our partners at the Reno County Health Department will have a series of spring vaccination clinics at our elementary schools in April and May. The clinics are designed to help sixth graders be up-do-date on mandated shots they will need to enter seventh grade in August.

Parents who have filled out the paperwork and have signed it (granting the Health Department their permission) will not have to be present for their sixth grader to get the vaccinations. Click here to get a copy of the required paperwork.

April 16: Faris, 9:30-11:00
April 16: Wiley, 1:30-3:00
April 23: Hutchinson Magnet School at Allen, 1:00-2:30
April 25: Graber, 2:00-4:00
April 30: Avenue A, 1:30-3:00
May 7: Morgan, 2:00-4:00
May 13: McCandless, 2:00-3:30

Student Video on Kansas College and Career Ready Standards

Fifth grade students from Graber Elementary School put together an informative video on Kansas College and Career Ready Standards as well as the new grade cards. You can view the video here.

District Mission Statement

Today and tomorrow:
committed to excellence for all.

District Vision Statement

Hutchinson Public Schools are committed to providing an engaging learning community for our students, faculty and staff.  We challenge our students to achieve the skills to live and work in the 21st Century, and to reach their full personal and academic potential.  Excellence will be accomplished in a trusting, caring and cooperative environment.

District Handbook

Have a question about the district's student policies? Each building has the district and school handbook posted on their website. The district's handbook also is located here.

Questions and Comments?

Do you have questions about USD 308? Or have you heard something in the community that concerns you?  Click here to email us your questions or concerns.  Answers to frequently asked questions will be posted.

Online Payment Option

Make fee payments and manage your student's meal account online.  Take a look at the online payment option.

Dolly Parton Imagination Library

Give your pre-schooler the gift of reading. The Dolly Parton Imagination Library sends a free book to any Reno County preschooler from birth to age 5. Click here to start the enrollment process.

Become a Salthawk Team Member

Sportsmanship isn't displayed only on the playing field or court. Sportsmanship begins at home, occurs in family interactions and in the stands at games. Recently, USD 308 Activities Director Eric Armstrong held a Salthawk Team Meeting to talk about how everyone can help students make the most of extra-curricular and co-curricular activities. His presentation is available has a PowerPoint or as a PDF.

Social Media Links

We're on Facebook and Twitter.
Our district, some of our buildings and some programs are on Facebook at Twitter. Click here for links.

Fundraisers in USD 308

Wondering about someone who says he's selling cookies to benefit USD 308? Or what about that HHS sports calendar for which a caller wants you to buy a page.

Now you can see approved district fundraisers in one place. Click here fundraisers.

Groups that would like to hold a fundraiser need to fill out this application and submit it.

USD 308 Health Care Plan HIPAA privacy notification

Members of the USD 308 Health Plan have certain rights under HIPAA. Information about those rights are listed here.

KSDE-Child Nutrition and Wellness School Wellness Policy Assessment

Annually, KSDE-Child Nutrition and Wellness department conducts an assessment of the district's school wellness policy. To see the results of this assessment, click on the link below and follow the instructions.


Kansas State Department of Education

Hutchinson Public Schools is fully accredited by the Kansas State Board of Education. The Kansas State Department of Education, which is under the state Board, has a website with a wealth of information on state policies, budgets, College and Career Ready Standard and other helpful information.

To visit the state department and Board's website, go to www.ksde.org.