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June 10 - July 29

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    News from the School Office

    Progress Reports will be mailed to parents on May 27th. Deerfield next school year, please contact our office. This will assist us in making class lists. Family Sheets were sent home a couple weeks ago. If you haven't returned these to us with the appropriate changes please do so as soon as possible! Please remember to initial all statements and sign the back of the family sheet. Look for Class pictures to come home next week.

    May 23rd - June 9th
    July 30th - start of school
    8:00 - 3:30 pm

    2014-2015 School Year Information

    2014-2015 Welcome Letter

    2014-2015 School Supplies List

    2014-2015 School Calendar

    2014-2015 Early Childhood Enrollment

    Enrollment for the 2014-2015 school year will begin April 1st at Kennedy Elementary for the Pre-K Full Day and Peer Model Half Day programs. Qualification guidelines are available at the Kennedy Elementary School office or call 832-5760.

    2014-2015 Immunizations Information

    The Kansas State Department of Health and Environment has issued new regulations for immunizations required for the 2014-2015 school year. As per Kansas Statute 72-5209, all children upon entry to school must be appropriately vaccinated. Copies of students' current immunizations may be obtained through Skyward Family Access on the school district's website ( or by contacting your school nurse. For more information, download the 2014-2015 Immunizations Information Sheet.

    Boundary Advisory Committee

    The Unified School District 497, Lawrence Public Schools Boundary Advisory Committee (BAC) is a board-established advisory committee as defined in Board Policy BBC - Board Committees.

    Meetings will be scheduled once each semester and additional meetings may be scheduled as needed. Agenda items will be established in collaboration with the Boundary Advisory Committee, the Board of Education and the Superintendent. Minutes of the meetings will be created, filed and distributed accordingly.

    Boundary Community Member Application

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The Deerfield Newsletter is sent out every other Thursday via Skyward as well as being posted on this site.

All school and student information is communicated using Skyward Family Access. If you need a password, please contact the school office.

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Join the Deerfield PTO

Help us support programs and events like the Butterfly Garden, the Scholatstic Book Fair, Watch DOGS, Kindergarten Roundup, the Spring Carnival, Marathon Club, teacher appreciation week and many more events.

Download our Membership Form and get involved today! You can email your completed form to Carrie Mershon.

Lunch Hours

Grade Start Finish
Kindergarten (Day/Jackson/
10:55 11:20
Kindergarten (Humburg/Snider) 11:05 11:30
1st Grade (Bland/Smith) 11:25 11:50
1st Grade (Sharp/Sheffler) 11:30 11:55
2nd Grade (Thomas/Regier) 11:35 12:00
2nd Grade (Mitchell/Stroh) 11:40 12:05
3rd Grade 12:00 12:25
4th Grade 12:10 12:35
5th Grade 12:30 12:55