We hope to see you at our Classified Job Fair tomorrow evening!
3 months ago, USD 464
Graphic flyer advertising job fair. The top of the flyer depicts a school bus driver, two student nutrition workers in a cafeteria, and a man standing in front of a sunflower painting.
Congratulations to our October Employees of the Month! #tongienation
3 months ago, USD 464
Red background with embedded photo of female teacher wearing a red shirt and beige cardigan,  standing in front of  a bookshelf.
Red background with embedded photo of female teacher wearing a gray sweatshirt with animal print KC letters,  standing in front of  a pocket calendar.
We hope you will join us in a friendly food drive competition! #tongienation
3 months ago, USD 464
White flyer with large orange circle containing text about food drive. Yellow and orange autumn leaves are scattered about the page.
We hope everyone had a Happy Halloween!
3 months ago, Becky Nasalroad
Elementary students stand on the ladder of a playground slide. They are dressed as minions, wearing yellow shirts and stocking caps and denim overalls.
Elementary students line up outside. They are dressed in Halloween costumes.
Elementary students sit at their desks in their classroom. Many of them wear Halloween costumes. A Harry Potter character and a black and green skeleton sit in the foreground desks.
Four elementary students stand together in a classroom. The student in the front is covered head to toe with toilet paper, mimicking a mummy.
Two claps, a WOOOO and a round of applause for our second graders! They did an amazing job in their musical performance last week, Go Fish! ๐Ÿ ๐ŸŸ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ‹ #tongienation
3 months ago, Becky Nasalroad
Second grade students stand on risers in a school gymnasium. Some of them wear star fish signs around their necks. One is dressed  like a shark; another like a seahorse,
Second grade students stand on a stage in front of a red curtain. They are dressed up like various sea creatures, including a shark, seahorse, stingray and dolphin.
Two second grade students stand on a stage in front of a red curtain; one is dressed like a white and orange clown fish. A cardboard submarine is displayed behind them.
Second grade students stand on a stage in front of a red curtain. A cardboard submarine sits behind them. Several have blowfish signs hanging around their necks.
If you are interested in a Kinsa smart thermometer and have not yet received one, please let Nurse Ashley know!
3 months ago, Becky Nasalroad
Text flyer explaining Kinsa smart thermometer set up
Please remain seated with your hands, arms, feet, and legs inside the vehicle! ๐ŸŽข We are loving our speech team's costumes. Happy Halloween! ๐ŸŽƒ๐Ÿ‘ป#tongienation
3 months ago, Becky Nasalroad
Six adults stand in a line wearing black cardboard costumes that make them appear as if they are riding a roller coaster
Six adults stand in a line wearing black cardboard costumes that make them appear as if they are riding a roller coaster
Six adults stand in a line wearing black cardboard costumes that make them appear as if they are riding a roller coaster. Their hands  are in the air.
We need you! Come see us next Monday, November 7th, from 5-7 pm. Enter through the main high school doors near the flagpoles. Hope to see you there! #tongienation
3 months ago, Becky Nasalroad
Red, black and white flyer depicting time and place for job fair
Kindergarten students enjoyed a fun fall visit to the Kerby Farm Pumpkin Patch last week! #tongienation
3 months ago, Becky Nasalroad
Kindergarten students wearing coats and hats sit on the bench of a hayride truck
Kindergarten students sit or stand on stacked bales of hay
Kindergarten students sit on hay bales stacked in front of a vintage truck whose bed is full of pumpkins
Kindergarten students stand in a line in front of a white picket fence holding pumpkins
Mrs. Burress's second grade class had a special visitor yesterday! Katie Burks, 2022 National American Miss Kansas, read Captain Marvel: What Makes a Hero, by Pamela Bobowicz, and chatted with students about the qualities of a hero. She is Mrs. Burress's sister queen, as Mrs. Burress was 2010 National American Miss Kansas! #tongienation
3 months ago, Becky Nasalroad
Students sit on a rug and listen as a woman wearing a crown sits in a rocking chair and reads a book
Students sit on a rug and listen as a woman wearing a crown sits in a rocking chair and reads a book
Students sit on a rug and listen as a woman wearing a crown sits in a rocking chair and reads a book
Students sit on a rug and listen as a woman wearing a crown sits in a rocking chair and reads a book
Calesta Blazo is in her fifth year as Assistant Principal at TES. "My favorite things are seeing the students and staff everyday, watching the students grow as they progress through school, and supporting our staff and families." Thank you, Mrs. Blazo! #tongienation
3 months ago, Becky Nasalroad
Black background, red font. Female teacher wearing glasses and blue tunic shirt stands in front of cream colored wall
Kindergarten students in Mrs. Sparks' class practiced writing their names with orange fingerpaint! #tongienation
4 months ago, Becky Nasalroad
Kindergarten students fingerpaint using orange paint
Kindergarten students fingerpaint using orange paint
Kindergarten students fingerpaint using orange paint
Kindergarten students fingerpaint using orange paint
Due to inclement weather, the Tongie Tailgate has been postponed until Monday, August 22nd. It will now be held in conjunction with THS Back to School Night. The hours for THS Back to School Night have changed as well. The updated schedule is as follows: Monday, August 22nd: 3:30-5 pm: THS Back to School Night at THS. We understand this is during working hours; please reach out to THS directly if you would like to meet or speak with a teacher or other staff. 4:30 pm: THS Info Session will be held in the TPAC. 5 pm-7 pm: Tongie Tailgate at Beatty Field
6 months ago, Forrest Creager
This morning we welcomed our 1st-5th grade students! It's always a great day to be a Brave! #tongienation #tongienationfirstday
6 months ago, Forrest Creager
School Bus dropping off kids
Tongie Nation, this year's official hashtag for everything back-to-school is #tongienationfirstday! We will be sharing pictures from today and tomorrow, but we want to see yours! #tongienation #tongienationfirstday
6 months ago, Forrest Creager
Chalkboard saying #tongienationfirstday
District K-3, Special Education, and Title 1 Reading teachers participated in LETRS training today! LETRS (Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling) is a professional learning course that builds knowledge and skills to enable teachers to be more successful with curriculum and intervention materials. Thank you KSDE for funding this professional development!
6 months ago, Forrest Creager
staff in personal development
A huge thank you to Gambino's Pizza for their donation of school supplies! On Monday, owners Jamie and Ryan Boden delivered multiple boxes and bags of supplies to Superintendent Loren Feldkamp and Assistant Superintendent Tonya Phillips. We appreciate you!
6 months ago, Forrest Creager
Gambino's Pizza delivering school supplies to the school
USD 464 employees kicked off back-to-school week this morning with an all-staff breakfast, hosted by First State Bank & Trust, following by an opening convocation in the Tonganoxie Performing Arts Center. First State Bank & Trust presented a check to the district reflecting five cents for each time our customers swiped their Chieftain debit cards in the last year. Since August 2021, Chieftain cards were swiped 496,564 times, making this yearโ€™s donation a whopping $24,828.20! Thatโ€™s over $1,000 more than last year, and it brings the bankโ€™s total donations to USD 464 to over $160,000 since this program began. We appreciate our partnership with First State Bank & Trust and thank them for their continued support of USD 464!
6 months ago, Forrest Creager
Sandy Waller, Bank Manager/AVP Tamara Morando, Retail Lending Specialist Debbie Krivjansky, Vice President/Mortgage Lender Karen Bottary, Board of Education member Drew Overmiller, Board of Education member holding a check presented to school
One week away! Come eat a hot dog, enjoy performances from the Marching Chieftains, Chieftain Stars and Chieftain and Warrior Cheer teams, meet all of our fall sports athletes, and help us recognize the 2021-22 TES Braves Students of the Month!
6 months ago, Forrest Creager
Tongie Tailgate Friday, August 19th 5-7 pm Beatty Field
The first day of New Staff Orientation is in the books! We are excited to welcome 27 new teachers this year. We will be spotlighting them here in the coming weeks!
6 months ago, Forrest Creager
new teacher orientation