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KSSB students participated in the Sporting KC Ability Camp (hosted by Midwest Adaptive Sports)

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May 2016 Eagle Newsletter

posted Jun 8, 2016, 2:02 PM by Jon Harding

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B1NninJYRljNVjd5TVhIM3VsNVE/view?usp=sharing

ESY starts

posted Jun 3, 2016, 3:10 PM by Jon Harding

  • Students who are participating in the Vocational Experience portion of our Extended School Year Program start Monday, June 6th. These are students ages 16-21.
  • Students in the K-SEE portion of our ESY begin Monday, June 13th. 
  • Parents are welcome to come with their children on the first day (we gather together in the gymnasium). It's also an opportunity to meet your child's teacher. 

Graduation

posted May 17, 2016, 8:23 PM by Jon Harding

Graduation will be held at 1:00 p.m. this Thursday (May 19th) in our gymnasium. 

Honors and Awards Ceremony May 12th @ 1:00 p.m.

posted May 10, 2016, 3:15 PM by Jon Harding

Families of students are invited to attend our annual Honors and Awards Ceremony this Thursday @ 1:00 in our gym. Award categories include academics, athletics, health, and Sara Maxwell awards.  We are so pleased to celebrate our students' accomplishments this year. Parking at the front of Johnson building is being reserved for families, but there are a limited number of spots. Please check in with security before coming to Johnson building. 

Checking out the Orcam

posted Mar 11, 2016, 9:25 AM by Jon Harding   [ updated Apr 4, 2016, 11:23 AM ]

The Orcam is An intuitive wearable device with a smart camera designed to assist people who are visually impaired. We tried it out today at our Low Vision Clinic. Thanks to Dr. Jeffry Gerson for sharing!  More information here http://www.orcam.com/ and here http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/04/science/israeli-start-up-gives-visually-impaired-a-way-to-read.html?_r=0

View the Storify about KSBOE's morning visit to KSSB

posted Mar 9, 2016, 11:45 AM by Jon Harding   [ updated Mar 10, 2016, 6:43 AM ]

Deafblind parent meet-up in Wichita

posted Mar 3, 2016, 7:21 PM by Jon Harding   [ updated Apr 5, 2016, 3:15 PM ]

Registration now closed!

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B1NninJYRljNd2hIeml5VG13UEk/view?usp=sharing

Hands-On at the WWI museum

posted Feb 22, 2016, 6:07 PM by Jon Harding

Secondary students exploring artifacts from a special exhibit at the National WWI Museum. 

Regional Braille Challenge in the books for 2016

posted Feb 3, 2016, 6:22 PM by Jon Harding   [ updated Feb 13, 2016, 6:43 AM ]

 Thank you to everyone for a fun and successful 2016 Sunflower Regional Braille Challenge competition! Check out more pictures from the event on our Facebook page!

World Braille Day

posted Jan 3, 2016, 6:05 PM by Jon Harding   [ updated Jan 3, 2016, 6:06 PM ]

Monday, January 4th,  is particularly significant because it's the effective date of the nationwide implementation of the Unified English Braille (UEB) code that has been adopted by the Braille Authority of North America. Find more information here: 

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