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Aces in the Community 2015

ACES in the Community is an annual event where East High School students and staff give back to the Wichita area by spending a morning doing various community service activities. Some of those activities this year included helping out at the VA Hospital, collecting food, cleaning up the grounds at schools and parks, and many more. View the slideshow to see just what we've been up to!
Summer School Information
Summer School classes will be offered June 1st - June 18th at East High (IB only), North High and Chester I. Lewis Virtual School this year. The cost is $90 per course for USD 259 students and $150 for all other students.

To enroll, students must see a counselor for course selection and completion of enrollment form before paying fees with the bookkeeper. Classes will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Enrollment opens April 27th, 2015. The last day to enroll for High School Summer courses is Wednesday, May 27th, by close of business. After May 21st, you must enroll at the Summer School site where you will attend.

View the Summer School Brochure >>
Download the enrollment form >>
ACT Test Prep and College & Career Planning Workshop
TRIO, WSU and USD 259's College Career Centers are hosting an ACT workshop this summer on May 22nd from 9 - 3 at WSU. See flyer for more information, enrollment begins April 27th.
Finals Schedule Spring Semester 2015
Final exams are scheduled for May 19-21.
  • May 19: Tuesday
    Follow ACE day schedule w/ bells and music. We will combine 3rd hour and ACE time for students to take their 3rd hour final (9:44 to 11:06).
  • May 20: Wednesday
    • 8:00 to 9:20 - 1st hour final
    • 9:30 to 10:50 - 2nd hour final
    • 11:00 to 12:20 - 4th hour final
  • May 21: Thursday
    • 8:00 to 9:20 - 5th hour final
    • 9:30 to 10:50 - 6th hour final
    • 11:00 to 12:20 - 7th hour final
View the printable Finals schedule >>
An Open Letter to the East High Community from Principal Ken Thiessen
I’ve had the opportunity to hear from students, parents, alums and folks from across the country over the last several days. For those of you who know the culture, concern and character of our school community as we embrace and value the diversity of ALL MEMBERS of our student body, thank you. For those who hadn’t had the opportunity to know the East High community, and who question what happened with respect to the letter jacket of an East High student, I wanted to take the opportunity to share some thoughts with you. Read more >>
Jim Ryun Display Unveiled at Winter Homecoming
Thanks to generous donations from the Class of 1994, East unveiled a new display case in the lobby of the main gym at Winter Homecoming. The display highlights Jim Ryun's achievement of becoming the first high school athlete to run a mile under 4 minutes with a time of 3:59.00. His best time recorded in 1965 was 3:55.3.

View all the East High Hall of Fame Inductees >>

Enrollment for 2015-2016 School Year
Counselors have been working with students in their English classrooms to discuss next year's enrollment. Students have a copy of the courses they have requested. Please keep in mind that students' request for classes can be changed or altered. You may also talk with a counselor during parent/teacher conferences, or call your child's grade level counselor beginning in May. View East High's Course Descriptions >>
February 2015 Parent Newsletter
The February 2015 Parent Newsletter, the Blue Aces Sky Writer, is now available to read online. El boletín para los padres de febrero 2015 ya está disponible en español

View archived Blue Aces Sky Writer newsletters here or by clicking on Newsletter in the navigation links to the left.

Note to Mac users: if you have trouble viewing the PDF file, please install the full version of Adobe Reader.
East Named #1 Best Place to Work in Wichita
Wichita High School East was named the #1 Best Place To Work in Wichita in 2014 in the Large Category by the Wichita Business Journal. Congratulations to the students and staff for making East such a great school!
AP Test Schedule 2014-2015
The updated Advanced Placement Test Schedule for 2014-2015 is available. View it now >>
Get the USD 259 Mobile App!

Get the new mobile app for USD 259! With the new app, you can connect to ParentVUE, MyPaymentsPlus, and follow East High news and calendar events. Click here to read more about the app and to get links to the downloads on the Google Play store and the Apple App Store.
StudentVUE and ParentVUE Apps
Students: StudentVUE activation letters were handed out on September 3rd. If you lost yours or cannot remember how to login, stop by your alpha administrator's office to get a new activation key. Once you've activated your account, get the StudentVUE app for your mobile devices! Simply download and install the appropriate app for your device, then point to this URL to access your attendance and grade information: https://studentvue.usd259.net or https://parentvue.usd259.net

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Medical Faxes
Please send all medical-related faxes to 316-973-7299!
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