About USD#469

Our Mission

Our Mission at Lansing Public Schools is to provide all students with the scholastic, technical, social, and life-long learning skills essential for academic, occupational, and personal success as a productive citizen.

 

Our Vision

We envision a community where every citizen values and maximizes their own education and commits to supporting the highest quality of learning opportunities for all children, youth and adults.

 

Our Beliefs

We believe that a quality education of the youth in the Lansing School District takes the cooperation and support of the entire community.

We further believe that:

Quality education is our primary business

Each student can be successful given time and commitment.

Education that challenges each individual is for all children.

High levels of teaching and learning will provide the best education possible.

Schools need to be safe places to teach and learn.

Success is the building block for further success.

 

Accreditation

Achieving Excellence Through Continuous Improvement.

Each school in the Lansing School District meets all requirements for accreditation by the State’s Quality Performance Accreditation process.

 

At a Glance

Student Enrollment

As of September 2012, Lansing District Enrollment was 2,599 students.

Lansing Elementary School Total Enrollment: 1,074 students

Lansing Middle School Total Enrollment: 648 students

Lansing High School Total Enrollment: 877 students.

 

 

Student Outcomes

  • Demonstrate the ability to combine and apply communication skills in the areas of reading, writing, listening, speaking, and thinking.
  • Demonstrate the ability to integrate mathematics as part of the problem solving process.
  • Demonstrate the ability to use technology as part of the problem solving process.
  • Demonstrate the characteristics of effective interpersonal and social skills.
  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of the sciences.
  • Demonstrate life skills for employment and family living.

 

Professional Staff

The Lansing School District has 144 classroom teachers and other certified staff; 46 percent hold a Master’s Degree or higher. Each attendance center has its own administrative, counseling, nursing and library staff. High quality staff development is essential for creating schools in which all students and staff members are life-long learners. Lansing School District staff is committed to the development and success of every child.

 

Location

Lansing is located in the northeastern corner of Kansas bordering the Missouri River Valley. The district is approximately 49 square miles and is bounded to the north by the city of Leavenworth and to the east by the Missouri River. In 2007, the City of Lansing was featured in Money Magazine as a top 100 Best Places to live in the United States.

 

 

USD #469 NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION

 

Applicants for admission and employment, students, parents of elementary and secondary school students, employees, sources of referral of applicants for admission and employment, and all unions or professional organizations holding collective bargaining or professional agreements with Unified School District #469 are hereby notified that this institution does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, religion, veteran status, disability or any other basis prohibited by state or federal law in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs and activities. Any person having inquiries concerning Unified School District #469 compliance with the regulations implementing Title II, Title VI, Title VII, Title IX, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, USERRA or Section 504 is directed to contact Unified School District #469, 401 S. 2nd Street, Lansing, Kansas 66043, (913) 727-1100. The Superintendent is designated by USD #469 to coordinate the institution’s efforts to comply with the regulations implementing Title II, Title VI, Title VII, Title IX, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, USERRA, Section 504 or other applicable federal, state or local law. Any person may also contact the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, regarding the institution’s compliance with regulations implementing Title II, Title VI, Title VII, Title IX, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, USERRA or Section 504. (05/2013)