District Office     Welcome to Paola USD 368.   The district is an integral part of a progressive community located in Miami County and twenty minutes south of the Kansas City suburban area. The city of Paola has a population of over 5500 and the district is home to approximately 2000 students housed within two elementary schools, a middle school, and a high school. Paola is a great place to live, . . .

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  USD 368 REOPEN PLAN  (click above to view PDF document)   COVID-19 Active Cases (by building).   09/02/2020--MCHD RELEASE PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDANCE FOR K-12 SCHOOLS   REOPENING SCHOOLS FAQ's   (click above to view PDF document) USD #368 2020-2021 DISTRICT C ALENDAR . . .

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Please call the appropriate school(s) for Student Enrollment information. Cottonwood Elementary--Grades K-2--(913)294-8050 Sunflower Elementary--Grades 3-5--(913)294-8040 Paola Middle School--Grades 6-8--(913)294/8030 Paola High School--Grades 9-12--(913)294-8010      

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Current Highlights

Budget 2020-2021

Budget 2020-2021 (Click on the subject to open the file) 2020-21 Budget Presentation Budget at a Glance Budget Review FY '21 Budget Profile Information Estimated Legal Maximum General Fund Budget (Form 150) Notice of Budget Hearing Budget Documents (Codes & Forms) Budget Summary read more

School Safety Resources

  Emergency Safety Interventions ESI Family Guide (English Version) ESI Family Guide (Spanish Version) Emergency Preparedness Brochure Kansas School Safety Hotline Stop Bullying Suicide Awareness & Prevention-Jason Flatt Act read more

Kansas Department of Education

Kansas Department of Education read more

Notice of Nondiscrimination/Civil Rights Comprehensive Notification

CIVIL RIGHTS NOTIFICATION OCR VOC/ED GUIDELINES – Civil Rights Comprehensive Notification for Paola USD 368 In compliance with the Executive Order 11246; Title II of the Education Amendments of 1976; Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; as amended by the Equal Employment Opportunity Act of 1972; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; and all other Federal, . . . read more