2024-2025 Kindergarten Teacher

Haysville USD 261 • www.usd261.com

Job Description

Title: Kindergarten Teacher

Reports to: Building Principal

Supervises: Assigned students/staff members


Evaluation: As per Negotiated Agreement


Job Summary:

To create a flexible kindergarten program and kindergarten environment favorable to learning and personal growth.



Bachelor’s degree in education with appropriate Kansas licensure.


Performance Responsibilities:

  • Provides learning experiences in language arts- social studies- pre-reading- arithmetic- science- art- physical education- and music to students- using the course of study adopted by the Board of Education- and other appropriate learning activities.
  • Instructs students in citizenship and basic subject matter specified in state law and administrative regulations and procedures of the school district.
  • Develops and uses instructional materials suitable for verbal or visual instruction of students with wide range of mental- physical- and emotional maturities.
  • Provides individual and group instruction designed to meet individual needs and help the students make a satisfactory transition to school.
  • Establishes and maintains standards of student behavior needed to achieve effective participation in all activities without interfering with the naturally informal atmosphere of kindergarten.
  • Evaluates student’s academic and social growth- keeps appropriate records.
  • Communicates with parents through a variety of means. Holds parent conferences to discuss the individual student’s progress and interprets the school program.
  • Identifies student needs and cooperates with other professional staff members in assessing and helping students solve health- attitude- and learning problems.
  • Creates an effective environment for learning through functional and attractive displays- bulletin boards- and interest centers.
  • Maintains professional competence through in-service education activities provided by the district and self-selected professional growth activities.
  • Selects and requisitions books and instructional aids; maintains required inventory records.
  • Supervises students in out-of-classroom activities during the assigned workday.
  • Administers group standardized tests in accordance with district testing program.
  • Participates in curriculum development programs as required.
  • Participates in faculty committees and the sponsorship of student activities.
  • Complies with good safety practices.
  • Complies with all district rules- regulations- and policies.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Physical Requirements/Environmental Conditions:

Physical and emotional ability and dexterity to perform required work and move about as needed in a fast-pace- high-intensive work environment.


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The Haysville School District combines the personalized spirit of a small town with a top-notch staff, curriculum and facilities normally associated with larger communities With care and individual attention, we focus on putting each student on the road to a lifetime of learning. Encompassing 36 square miles of south-central Sedgwick County, the Haysville School District (No. 261) draws students from a wide range of urban and rural backgrounds to create a rich, well-blended student body. Our curriculum, designed to meet each student`s educational needs, emphasizes the core academic areas of reading, math, science, and social studies, while incorporating all State of Kansas standards for education and reflecting national curriculum reform efforts.

Please go the district`s website at https://haysville.schoolrecruiter.net to complete an online application.

For more information about the Haysville School District  visit our website at http://www.usd261.com

"Unified School District 261 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, military status or age in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies.  Mrs. Gillian Macias, Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources, 1745 W. Grand, Haysville, Kansas 67060 Office Phone: (316) 554-2206, Email: gmacias@usd261.com


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1745 W. Grand
Haysville, KS 67060

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