2017-2018 Calendar

Safe Schools

Trustee Position Opening Districtwide


Trustee Position Opening Districtwide

To be filled by Board Appointment with qualified applicant residing in
Kootenai School District

Please submit a letter of interest if you would like to be considered for board approval to:

Kootenai School District #274
Superintendent of Schools
13030 E. O’Gara Road
Harrison, ID 83833

Term goes through June 30, 2021 for this zone


The responsibilities of the individual Board member shall include, but not be limited to, the following:
1. Shall attend all regular and special meetings of the Board.
2. Shall vote and act in the Board meetings impartially for the good of the School District.
3. Shall refer complaints to the proper school authorities and abstain from individual counsel and action.
4. Shall work harmoniously with other Board members without trying either to dominate the Board or neglect his/her share of the work.
5. Shall familiarize himself/herself with the educational aims and objectives and policies of the District.
6. Shall represent the Board and the School District to the public in such a way as to promote interest and support.
7. Shall recognize the importance of adequate study and preparation of Board material.
8. Shall early inform the Superintendent of any public concern or special concern of the Board member.

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 full-time bus driver and 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.

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.

We'd like to hear from you...

As we usher out 2016 and ring in 2017 we have many things to be thankful for.   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.  Drop us a note, we would love to hear from you: For which teachers, educational experiences, or activities are you most appreciative?        


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Board Business

Meeting schedule, agendas, newsletter, and board minutes.

Kootenai School Board

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

Title I Parental Rights

District Calendar

Today: 10/22/17

Accelerated Math & Accelerated Reading