Contact Information
USD 372
200 Rice Rd
P.O. Box 39
Sliver Lake, Kansas 66539
Phone: 785-582-4026
Fax: 785-582-5259

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DuPont Pioneer donates money to district for greenhouse

(Friday, September 23, 2016)

Silver Lake schools are pleased to announce that DuPont Pioneer donated $2,500 toward the construction of a greenhouse laboratory as part of the DuPont Pioneer sponsorship program.

Brad Womack, junior/senior high school principal, shared his appreciation for the donation.







Student Council members select “Olympics” as Homecoming theme

By Abby Brockmann

(Friday, Sept. 23, 2016)

Homecoming is on Friday, Oct. 7, but preparation for the annual festivities have already begun, with the theme of “Training for the 2020 Olympics” set in motion.

The student body selected the following royalty candidates: Torey Burkhardt, Cassie Dewey, Mackensie Haverkamp, Kayla Lane, Dalton Dultmeier, Dean Honas, Tyler Koelzer, and Ryan Wagner.

Interested in what’s on the calendar for Homecoming?






District receives rural education grant

(Thursday, September 8, 2016)

Silver Lake Schools were named an America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education Grant Winner.

Silver Lake Schools have been chosen to receive an America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education grant, which will be used to enhance the district’s math and science departments. Many thanks to the numerous individuals who participated in preparing the successful application, and the local farmers who supported the application.

A check presentation celebration occurred on Friday, Sept.16 at 6:45 p.m. at the St. Marys vs. Silver Lake home football game.



Important notes...

(Friday, September 23, 2016)

The NHS-sponsored blood drive is Tuesday, Sept. 27 in the high school old gym from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Be sure to eat and hydrate prior to donating. Sixteen year olds are reminded to bring their parental consent forms and all donors must present a photo ID. Walk-in appointments are welcomed, too.

Upcoming dates from the Counselor’s Corner: 

October 13 from 1:00-3:00 / College Fair at the Expo Center / Juniors

October 14 from 8:00-10:15 / Washburn Tech Open House / Sophomores

October 19 from 8:00-11:00 / PSAT in the computer lab / Juniors

October 26 from 8:45-12:45 / KU Visit / Freshmen

October 27 from 8:00-12:45 / KSU Visit / 8th grade

October 27 from 8:00-11:30 / Washburn Visit / 7th grade

~ The district has received several inquiries as to how they can help the Greeve-Crouse families. Two accounts have been established at Silver Lake Bank – one account for Gaby & Devin Greeve and the other account for Tyler Crouse. Donations may be dropped off to any Silver Lake Bank location or mailed directly to the Bank at PO Box 69, Silver Lake, KS 66539. 

~ According to administration, high school ticket prices at all league schools have increased this year to $5 per adult, $3 per student and $20 family cap, which includes parents and their K-12 students only.