2017-2018 Calendar

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Kootenai School Board

Full Time Para Professional

Kootenai Jt. School District #274 is accepting applications for a full time para professional. Job description consists of Special Education small group pull out, speech and various duties.  Contact the District Office at 208-689-3631 for an application and further information   Completed applications will be accepted in the District Office until position is filled. Hiring preference will be given to Kootenai School District #274 residents.

Based on the 2017-2018 School Year we would love to hear from you.

As a district we are thankful for the parents and community members who continually support the staff and students of Kootenai School District #274.  Education is a gift that should never be taken for granted.  Education has many benefits to the individuals involved and to society as a whole.  It can drive economic growth, better health, a longer life, higher income, and independence.  We always welcome your feedback and input.


Partnering in Education ~ Whether you are a parent or community member, your input is essential as our Strategic Plan/Continuous Improvement Goals continue to evolve and grow. You are an important partner as we work to improve our communication, academic program, and overall experience for students and their families.


How can you take the survey? Hard copies of the survey will be available in the front office of Harrison Elementary, Kootenai Jr./Sr. High, Harrison Post Office, and Medimont Valley Mart. The survey may also be found and completed on the District website:  http://www.ksd-id.schoolloop.com.


Timeline ~ Please complete survey online by February 1st, 2018 or return completed hard copy survey to the District Office by February 1st, 2018. The survey may be returned via US Postal Service or hand delivered.


We would love to hear from you regarding the following questions.


1.  What should we stop doing?

2.  What should we keep doing?

3.  What should we start doing?

4.  Other comments


Click here to answer the questions and share your thoughts.


Thank you for taking the time to do the survey.


Opt-in with SchoolMessenger

Students, Parents, and Guardians ~ This year you can take advantage of text messaging service through SchoolMessenger. Our school utilized the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text message, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts, and more. You can participate in this free service just by sending a text message of "Y" or "Yes" to our school's short code number, 67587. You can also opt out of these message at any time by simply replying to one of our messages with "Stop". SchoolMessenger is compliant with the Student Privacy Pledge, so you can rest assure that your information is safe and will never be given or sold to anyone.

Adult tutors needed for Kids College at Kootenai Afterschool Program

Seeking Adult tutors for Kids College at Kootenai Afterschool Program

Monday-Thursday 3 hours a day

Seeking Adult morning tutor: Mondays 8:40AM-9:10AM, Tuesday-Friday 7:40AM-8:10AM


Must be energetic, enjoy working with kids and be a team player!

Afterschool program offers services to students in the KSD K-5th grade

Please submit a classified application for this position to the district office.

Accepting applications for substitute bus drivers

Kootenai Jt. School District #274 is accepting applications for full time and substitute bus drivers.  Call the District Office at 208-689-3631 for an application and further information or view our website at www.sd274.com.   Completed applications will be received in the District Office until positions are filled. Hiring preference will be given to Kootenai School District #274 residents.

Teacher Evaluations

Dear Parents:

In compliance with new state requirements and district policy, Kootenai School District is requesting parental feedback for inclusion in certified instructional staff evaluations.  The enclosed form is being randomly mailed to parents.  We ask that you respond to the questions and return the form to the school or district office.

Your input allows for ongoing parent/guardian input,  which is important in improving the quality of education for all our students. You may obtain additional forms from any school office, the school district's administrative office or by clicking on the following link.

Teacher Evaluation

If you have any questions, please call the school office:

Elementary: 689-3511     Jr. Sr. High: 689-3311      District Office:  689-3631

We look forward to hearing from you soon.

Partners in Education:

Lynette Ferguson


District Office

Ealey, Susan
Treasurer / Clerk
Ferguson, Lynette
Superintendent/Elem. Principal
Shannon, Cindy
District Secretary

Regular School Board Meetings for 2017-2018

Harrison Elementary School, Room 5

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that regular meetings of the Board of Trustees of Kootenai Joint School District #274 will be held on the 2nd Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. with the exceptions of October 9, 2017, 6:30 p.m., January 15, 2018, 7:00 p.m. and April 16, 2018, 7:00 p.m. at the Harrison Elementary School, Room 5 in said District, meetings dates as follows:

August 14, 2017 February 12, 2018

September 11, 2017 March 12, 2018

October 9, 2017 April 16, 2018

November 13, 2017 May 14, 2018

December 11, 2017 June 11, 2018

January 15, 2018 July 9, 2018

THESE REGULAR MEETINGS of the Board of Trustees of the Kootenai Joint School District #274 are called pursuant to IDAHO CODE 67-2343.

DATED this 18th day of July 2017.
SUSAN L. EALEY, Clerk of the Board
Kootenai Joint School District #274 Harrison, Kootenai County, Idaho

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