Langston Hughes, as a Professional Learning Community,
will successfully teach all learners.
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August 12th: Supply Drop Off / Ice Cream Social
*5:00-5:45 pm New Family Meeting-Library
*6:00-7:00 pm Supply Drop Off-classrooms
*6:00-7:30 pm Ice Cream Social hosted by the Langston Hughes PTO
August 13th: 1st - 5th Grade Students Return (early release 2:15pm)
August 14th: * Kdg. (Last name starting with A-K) / 1st-5th gr. attend
August 15th: * Kdg. (Last name starting with L-Z). / 1st -5th gr. attend
August 18th: All Students Attend
Kindergarten Parent Night at 6pm
1st Grade Parent Night at 7pm
2nd Grade Parent Night at 6pm
3rd Grade Parent Night at 7pm
4th Grade Parent Night at 6pm
5th Grade Parent Night at 7pm
September 5th: Grandparent’s Day Celebration
**(Kindergartener’s only attend the day they are assigned on Aug. 14 & 15 and do not attend the other day)
BAD WEATHER / SCHOOL CLOSING INFO.
Langston Hughes Savings Program:
Truity Credit Union
Click Here for details
Langston Hughes Elementary has established a new business partnership with
Truity Credit Union.
Students can open up a Truity Credit Union Savings Account for as little as $5.00.
Parent or Guardian must be present to open the account, a social security number
& valid ID is required at time of account opening.
School's banking days are before school on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month.
Recycle Program - CLICK HERE- to view more details
We want to continue to thank our Business Partners for all they do to support our school:
Dillons, J&S Coffee, and Truity Credit Union and The University National Bank.
Due to school construction the Langston Hughes office will be re-located to:
Sunflower Elementary School located at
2521 Inverness Dr. / 785-832-5890
Beginning August 1st we will be available from 9:00am - 3:00pm if you have questions.
You may also email me directly at
JMickel@usd497.org or my administrative assistant, Dianna Dykes at email@example.com.
The office will be closed on Aug. 11 & 12 for Staff Professional development.
If you need to enroll a student, please call the Welcome Center at 785-330-1921
Langston Hughes School Day
8:20 am: Breakfast students are permitted in the building to have breakfast and enter through the gym doors.
8:20am-8:35am: Students will be supervised in front of the building when weather permits. In the case of
inclement weather, students will be supervised in the gym.
8:45am: School Day starts - All students permitted in the building at 8:35 am and sent directly to class. Teachers will be in their rooms ready to welcome
students by 8:35.
Dismissal : 3:45 pm Mon. Tues. Thurs. & Friday. All students must be picked up no later than 4:00 pm.
2:15 pm Wednesday is early dismissal for Teacher Collaboration. All students must be picked up by 2:30 pm.
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