Bluestem USD 205 schools may publish student directories in print and online. Student names, addresses, grade level and phone numbers may be published in a directory unless a parent files a written objection to publishing this information with the building principal in a timely fashion. Student pictures may also be published to publicize school activities and events.
Complete directories will not be posted online. Most frequently, student information on this web site will be limited to student names and pictures related to newsworthy events.
The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) affords parents and students over 18 years of age (“eligible students”) certain rights with respect to the student’s education records. They are: (1) The right to inspect and . . .
...NCLB Notification Requirements
This notification is provided to inform you of your right to request the following specific information concerning the school and teachers: Parents may request information regarding the professional qualifications of their . . .
All children enrolling in any school in the district shall provide the building principal or his designated representative with proof of immunization of certain diseases or furnish documents to satisfy statutory requirements. The . . .
User Security and Confidentiality Policy
The Kansas Immunization Information System (KSWebIZ) is a confidential computer system that collects and selectively discloses information to authorized persons about the identity, demographics, and vaccination history of persons in . . .
...Civil Rights Compliance Procedure
In accordance with federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, Bluestem USD 205 is prohibited from discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, . . .
In the provision of special education and related services the Kansas State Department of Education and Bluestem USD 205 adheres to and is subject to all the requirements set forth under both federal and state mandates governing special . . .
In Need of Special Education Services
The Butler County Special Education Cooperative is seeking to identify every student from birth through age 21 who lives within the boundaries of the Butler County school districts who has developmental delays or may be in need of special . . .
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act prohibits discrimination against persons with a disability in any program receiving federal financial assistance. Section 504/ADA defines a person with a . . .
Bluestem USD 205 does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission to programs, services, or activities, in access to them, in treatment of individuals with disabilities, or in any aspect of its operations. Section 504 of . . .
Applicants for admission and employment, students, parents of elementary and secondary school students, employees, sources of referral or applicants for admission and employment, and all unions or professional . . .
...Notice of Rights
The McKinney-Vento Act defines homeless children and youth (twenty-one years of age and younger) as: Children and youth who lack a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence, and includes children and youth who are: . . .
...Civil Rights Compliance Procedure
Bluestem USD 205 operates numerous career and technical education programs at Bluestem High School. These programs are in compliance with U.S. Dept. of Education and Kansas State Dept. of Education regulations. Any person having . . .
Bluestem USD 205 believes that maintaining a drug and alcohol free workplace and learning environment is important in establishing a high quality atmosphere for working and learning for students and employees. The unlawful manufacture, . . .
Bluestem USD 205 Tobacco Free District Bluestem USD 205 district property is tobacco free. The use of tobacco products, in any form, is prohibited, at all times, in or on all district owned, leased, personal, and real . . .
Bluestem USD 205 policy provides that no student shall not knowingly possess, handle or transmit any object that can reasonably be considered a weapon at school, on school property or at a school sponsored event. This shall include any . . .
To all patrons, parents, students and employees in Bluestem USD 205. Bluestem USD 205 is in compliance with the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act of 1986. All of the buildings in Bluestem USD 205 have been inspected for asbestos and . . .