Reno County is in the YELLOW Zone for the week 2/22/21. This is the first time since September that we have been in the YELLOWZone.
Due to heating issues in the buildings, Buhler Grade School and Union Valley Elementary, will have remote learning on Wednesday, February 17th. All other buildings will start two hours late to allow our buses to get up and running.
Due to the extreme wind chills and expected snowfall, USD 313 will have remote learning days on Monday and Tuesday (February 15-16). Breakfast and Lunch will not be served. A decision on activities will be made by 11:00 each day.
Reno County is in the ORANGE Zone for the week 2/15/21. This is the first time since the beginning of Oct. 20th that we have been in theORANGE Zone.
Looking at the forecasted wind chills Monday and Tuesday, we are sending devices home with elementary students Friday (tomorrow). If the forecast holds, we will move into remote learning days on Monday and Tuesday.
Due to the icy road conditions, Buhler USD 313 will start two hours late on Monday, February 8th.
The regular February board meeting is scheduled for Monday at 6:00 pm. The agenda is attached.
If you plan to attend, please remember that social distancing and masks are required in all USD 313 buildings.
Each Friday the Reno County Health Department releases the 14 day PTR (positive test rate) and the 14 day new case average. If we stay on this downward trend we could be in the Orange Zone next week, this will be the first time since the beginning of October, 2020.
Buhler elementary schools all offer free half day preschool for 3 and 4 year olds and low cost child care. Half day child care is called Shining Stars, and Cares Club is available for before and after school hours.
Each Friday the Reno County Health Department releases the 14 day PTR (positive test rate) and the 14 day new case average. The data released dictates the gating criteria color we follow for the coming week. There has been quite a decrease in cases in the county, however, we are still at very high levels compared to when school started in Aug. / Sept.