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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 post - secondary education or entry into the work force. Sylvan – Lucas Unified School District has made a commitment to technological advancements so that staff and students will be . . . read more

SLUHS Band Attends State Fair

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On Monday, September 8th, the Mustang Marching Band attended the State Fair in Hutchinson, Kansas.  The band performed the Mustang Fight Song and  School  Spririt (Lucas-Luray fight song).  The marching band was judged and received a 2+.  Congratulations to all who participated!   read more

Sep 15, 2014

Osborne Volleyball Tournament Information

The Lady Mustang Volleyball team will travel to Osborne on Saturday, September 27th, to participate in a tournament.  The tournament starts at 8 am and is a round robin tournament.  Admission is $5 adults/$3 students.  The order of matches is listed below: 1. Osborne vs Stockton 2. Lakeside vs Logan 3. Stockton vs Sylvan/Lucas 4. Lakeside vs Osborne 5. Logan vs Sylvan/Lucas 6. Stockton vs Lakeside 7. Sylvan/Lucas vs Osborne 8. Logan vs Stockton 9. Sylvan/Lucas vs . . . read more

Sep 23, 2014

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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 Sylvan Grove facility, called Sylvan-Lucas Unified Jr./Sr. High School, home of the Mustangs.  The merger went well and it doubled the number of students in the 299 district.   The . . . read more

Site Council Information

What is a Site Council? The USD 299 Site Council is a group of teacher, parents, administrators, and high school students that work with the administration to develop, review, and evaluate school site  performance goals and objectives. The council also provides input on the methodology used to  achieve those goals and objectives and works with the administration to evaluate the school's  progress toward those goals.   What Site Council is Not The main focus of the Site Council is . . . read more

Mustang Volleyball takes 3rd at SLUHS Invitational (9-13-14)

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The Lady Mustang Volleyball team came away with a 3rd place finish at their home invitational on Saturday, September 13th.  In pool play the Mustangs defeated Palco (25-20, 25-19) and Chase (25-20, 25-17) and lost to Logan (9-25, 11-25).  The Mustangs opened bracket play facing defending tournament champion Ell-Saline.  After winning the first set (25-19), the girls lost the next two sets (19-25, 18-25).  The SLUHS Volleyball team rebounded in the 3rd place match to defeat Lincoln (21-25, 25-21, 25-19).   read more


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You may have noticed these "talking heads" appear on some articles.  Do you know why they are there?  When you see them, it means you are invited to give feedback on that article.  We don't ask for feedback on every article so, when you see it, know that we are truly seeking your input. PLEASE take advantage of the opportunity. How does it work?   When you see the "talking heads", go to the end of the article and click on "Post your feedback on this topic here" Complete the screen and indicate . . . read more