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Welcome to Ness City Unified School District 303

OUR MISSION - to enable all students to reach their maximum levels of achievement to become responsible, productive citizens.

February 13, 2024

Ness City High School and Ness City Elementary are full accredited by the State of Kansas.  Ness City Schools are committed to providing your students with a high quality education! The schools offer services to . . . read more Feedback

USD 303 Family Mourns the Loss of Emily Smith

December 19, 2023

The USD 303 Eagle Family is sad to report the passing of Emily Smith.  Mrs. Smith was an NCHS graduate that had returned to the Eagle Family as a fourth grade teacher for the past two years.  She was a valued member of our . . . read more Feedback

USD 303 BOE Approved RFQ for a CMAR

December 11, 2023

After conversations with KSDE, USD 303 is withdrawing this RFQ at this time.  When we are ready, a new RFQ will be approved and distributed.   At the regular BOE meeting in December, the USD 303 BOE discussed the on going . . . read more Feedback

Kansas Department for Children and Families Family Mobile Crisis Hotline

October 1, 2021

If you are experiencing crisis in your life or family, this is an excellent resource to get help:   Kansas Department for Children and Families Flyer read more Feedback

School Pictures Scheduled for Sept 1

August 9, 2021

You may access the order online order form for school pictures here:     https://strawbridge.fotomercha nthv.com/clients/ness- elementary-school/fall-picture s-9-1-2021-51/optIn read more Feedback

Changes to Winter Sports Season Approved by KSHSAA Board of Directors

By Flax, Tom | November 30, 2020

Changes coming to the Winter Sports Season to Deal with COVID-19 On Tuesday, November 24th, the 78 members of the KSHSAA Board of Directors met to discuss and vote on changes to the winter sports season to address the rising number of . . . read more Feedback

USD 303 Experiences First Confirmed Case of COVID-19 in Student Body

September 17, 2020

We have had our first confirmed positive COVID-19 case amongst our student body at Ness City Jr/Sr High School. We have notified the parents and students that must quarantine and how long they need to quarantine due to direct contact. If you . . . read more Feedback

USD 303 Application to Extend SFSP Program Approved

September 3, 2020

Extension of Summer Food Service Program   We are excited to announce that our application to continue the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) has been approved by KSDE.  With the announcement by Sonny Perdue, . . . read more Feedback

USD 303 Board of Education Approves Back to School Plan

August 11, 2020

At their regular August Board Meeting, the USD 303 Board Members had a strong conversation concerning the Back to School Plan that had been worked on and developed with the help of parents, patrons, staff, and legal council.  There were . . . read more Feedback

State School Board Rejects Governor’s Order to Postpone Start of School

July 22, 2020

KSBOE 5-5 vote rejects Governor Kelly’s executive order 20-58 to postpone the start of school. The motion to approve required 6 affirmative votes to pass. This vote leaves the decision to when school can start to local authorities. . . . read more

USD 303 Staff and Patrons Work Collaboratively to Develop Back to School Plan

July 20, 2020

Members of the USD 303 community met on July 6, 2020, to begin developing our Back to School Plan for the 2020-2021 school year.  Due to the unknowns of the COVID-19 pandemic, Kansas schools have been tasked with putting together a plan . . . read more Feedback

USD 303 Continuous Learning Plan

March 27, 2020

USD 303 CLP updated read more Feedback

Response to Governor Kelly's executive order closing school buildings for the remainder of 19-20 school year

March 17, 2020

Please be assured that the continuation of education will occur for all USD 303 students.  While buildings are closed, school is not over.  As we develop plans and gather more information, we will share that out.   . . . read more Feedback

School Closing March 16-20 Due to COVID-19/Corona Virus

March 16, 2020

School Closing March 16-20 Due to COVID-19/Corona Virus read more Feedback

Updated Information from USD 303 During Unscheduled School Closing March 16-20

March 16, 2020

Updates from USD 303 for Unscheduled School Closing March 16-20, 2020 read more Feedback

Eli the Eagle to Kickoff LiNK Grant Activities at Halftime of Homecoming Game

September 7, 2018

Eli the Eagle to Kickoff LiNK Grant Activities at Halftime of Homecoming Game read more Feedback

USD 303 News Article Makes Smart Brief

October 3, 2016

SmartBrief is a leading digital B2B media company that combs the Internet, and  keeps busy professionals informed and prepared.  By combining technology and editorial news sources, SmartBrief delivers each day's most relevant . . . read more Feedback

Ness City Finds Engagement in Educational Experimentation

September 30, 2016

Link to Article in Hutchinson News read more Feedback

Ness City School's Innovation Gaining Worldwide Attention

September 26, 2016

Link to Hays Daily News Article read more Feedback

District Boundaries Map

August 3, 2015

USD 303 School Boundaries Map   read more Feedback

Annual Asbestos Notification

January 15, 2015

ANNUAL ASBESTOS NOTIFICATION In accordance with EPA regulations, all school buildings listed below have been inspected for materials that contain asbestos and an Asbestos Management Plan has been developed and adopted. Please refer . . . read more Feedback

Facilities Improvement Survey

September 22, 2014

The school board is seeking some input from our patrons as we work to develop a facilities improvement project.  Please click on the link below to fill out a survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/facilitiesimprovement1 You . . . read more Feedback

School Board Seeks Input on Future Facilities Improvements

August 28, 2014

Future Facilities Improvements Discussed by USD 303 School Board In December 2013, the USD 303 School Board commissioned a steering committee and hired an Architectural Firm (Schafer, Johnson, Cox, and Fry) to study the current . . . read more Feedback

Social Media Up And Running

July 28, 2014

Like us on Facebook at USD 303 Follow us on Twitter @USD303 read more Feedback

Enrollment Procedures

By Jansonius, Randall | January 25, 2013

Enrollment at USD #303 may be completed in the Elementary School or High School Offices. Grades K-6 enroll at the elementary building and grades 7-12 at the high school building.  Items needed by the offices at time of enrollment include . . . read more Feedback


September 28, 2004

Check out the Activities Calendar on this site.  This easy-to-use tool: provides up-to-date school activities and events allows you to view and print a daily, weekly or monthly list of calendar events includes a search . . . read more Feedback

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