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News and Headlines
News and Headlines
Blackmore, Grandview, and Skelly elementary schools have been recognized as 2020-21 Project Lead The Way (PLTW) Distinguished Schools.
Several El Dorado High School students were designated 2021 Kansas State Scholars by the Kansas Board of Regents.
El Dorado High School senior Isabelle Haahr was named a 2021 Kansas Governor's Scholar.
EHS student Tylen Ashihi was named State Champion in the 400 meter during the state track meet.
USD 490 students shared what kindness means to them and how people can show kindness to others.
USD 490 is accepting requests for an RFP for printing, copying, and the associated maintenance of the devices that will occupy the offices and communal printing spaces located throughout the district's seven buildings.
El Dorado Middle School track students placed at the Patriot League meet on May 11.
The El Dorado High School tennis team placed tenth at state on May 14. Hayden Greene placed seventh in singles.
The USD 490 art department is hosting a virtual art show for students.
Business students at El Dorado High School participated in a Market Day on May 4.
El Dorado High School graduating seniors Daniel Farthing and Teagan Jellison have been awarded the 2021 Fred W. Wolfe Endowment Music Scholarship.
USD 490 hired Ian Hett as the new Executive Director of Technology beginning the 2021-2022 school year.
Twenty-one students were selected to join El Dorado High School's National Honor Society for the 2021-2022 school year.
Several EHS Forensics students placed at the state tournament on May 1.
USD 490 hired Erin Nichols as the new assistant principal at El Dorado High School beginning the 2021-2022 school year.
EHS students earned high ratings for their performances in the virtual KSHSAA State Music Festival.
Grandview Second Grade Teacher Debra Smith won a KAKE Golden Apple award on April 26.
This year's EHS graduation ceremony will be held at EHS on May 16 at 3:00 p.m.
Grandview students participated in a science-themed virtual assembly on April 14.
Each year the University of Kansas Alumni Association honors students who achieved academically in the top ten percent of their graduating class as Kansas Honor Scholars.
USD 490 has hired Heath Henderson as the new El Dorado Middle School Assistant Principal beginning the 2021-2022 school year.
USD 490 has hired Alyssa Vanderhoof as the new Skelly Principal beginning the 2021-2022 school year.
Boston Avery (5th grade) and Avery Remsberg (4th grade) had their art showcased at Coutts Museum of Art in El Dorado for the month of March.
Meet Sonya Adams and Page Pound, the kindergarten teachers at Skelly Elementary.
Kindergarten students at Grandview had help identifying sight words and nonsense words from a bunny and a skunk.
EMS band students performed solos in the Patriot League Music Festival on Mar. 31.
Meet the Blackmore kindergarten teachers.
Meet the Grandview kindergarten teachers.
Several El Dorado Middle School choir students competed at the Patriot League Music Festival on March 23.
Several EHS wrestlers and basketball players were named to All-League teams.
The USD 490 Board of Education recognized the I Can Read volunteers and El Dorado Sports Foundation as this year’s Friends of Education and thanked them for everything they do to help our students excel.
Several EHS Forensics students qualified to compete at state.
Several EHS powerlifters placed at the state tournament.
The El Dorado Middle School seventh grade Math Relay team placed second at the Pioneer League East math competition in Winfield on March 3.
EHS bowler Kinley Nielsen qualified for state during the regional bowling tournament at The Alley on Feb. 27.
EHS swimmer Jay Tipton qualified for state in the 100 backstroke and 100 freestyle.
Grandview Elementary was nominated to be recognized as an Exemplary High Performing School and has received an invitation to apply to become a National Blue Ribbon School.
USD 490 is working with the YMCA to find out if there is enough interest to begin an after school care program for USD 490 elementary students for next school year.
USD 490 celebrated its 100th day of school for the 2020-2021 year on Feb. 10.
At the Jan. 11 Board of Education meeting, the BOE gave their approval for USD 490 to utilize a KSDE waiver to replace three student contact days with staff professional development days.
USD 490 launched a new reporting tool called STOPit on June 16.