The mission statement of the Sylvan - Lucas Unified Junior Senior High School shall be to provide its students with a safe atmosphere, balanced curriculum, and a progressive education that will help the students become active, well - educated, and responsible citizens. Utilizing technology, communications, leadership, and community involvement; the staff will challenge the students to reach their fullest potential and prepare them for . . .
On Wednesday, October 8th, the Kansas Alumni Foundation held their annual Kansas Honors Program at the Salina Country Club to recognize area Senior Scholars. Students were honored from Ellsworth, Lincoln and Saline counties. The evening included a keynote address from forner NASA Astronaut and current KU professor of Physics and . . .
Sylvan-Lucas Unified High School will celebrate Homecoming week from Monday, October 6th through Friday, October 10th. This years theme is "Wanted: Dead or Alive." Students at the high school will celebrate by having a theme each day leading up to the homecoming game. Monday will be "Pajama Day", . . .
In 2010 Russell School District 407 transferred the territory and schools of Lucas and Luray to Sylvan Unified School District 299. Starting with the 2010-2011 school year, USD 299 then established a grade school, grades K-6 in Lucas, called Lucas-Sylvan Unified Elementary, home of the Cougars. Grades 7-12 were housed in the . . .
Doctors recommend that everyone age 6 months and older be vaccinated against influenza (the flu) each year. The 2014-15 vaccine provides protection against respiratory influenza. It will not prevent illness caused by other viruses. It does not protect against the “stomach” flu. The Russell County . . .
Congratulations to the following 6th grade students for making the KMEA Honor Choir. Cadence Nondorf, Haley Fallis, Chloe Dohe, Kaley Wolting, Brooke Tate, Logan Buttenhoff, Marshall Hurlbut and alternate Maddie Weaver. They will be performing in concert this coming December in Hays. . . .
Sylvan-Lucas Unified High School has been selected to host a Class 1A DII Sub-State Volleyball tournament. The Sub-State tournament will be on Saturday, October 25th. Schools attended the Sylvan Grove Sub-State are Chase, Hutchinson-Central Christian, Natoma, McPherson-Elyria Christian, Wilson, Sylvan-Lucas Unified. We . . .