*This is for the second agriculture position. See note below from Sara Gillispie.
Currently we have 110 students enrolled in the Agriculture Education Program with approx.. 70 FFA members. The district is very supportive of the program and FFA chapter. Currently we are in the process of getting the ball rolling on a greenhouse and hoping to begin in the spring. Courses to be taught would be Ag Mechanics/Advanced Ag Mechanics, Exploratory Ag, Plant and Soil Science, Natural Resources and potentially a section of Intro to Ag. The current pathways we offer include: Comp Ag, Animal Systems, and Power and Structure Pathways.
Shawnee Heights USD 450 • www.usd450.net
High School Vocational Agriculture Teacher for the 2023-2024 School Year. Classes could include Ag Mechanics, Exploratory Ag at the middle school, Intro to Ag at the high school, and some upper-level Ag pathway courses.
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Shawnee Heights USD 450
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Shawnee Heights U.S.D. 450 is a suburban school district located between the two major population centers of Topeka and Lawrence, Kansas.
The district has a student population of approximately 3500 students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12thgrade. Four elementary schools, a 7/8 middle school and a 9-12 high school comprise the attendance centers of the district.
Shawnee Heights has an ideal location, 8 miles from downtown Topeka, 16 miles from Lawrence, 50 miles from Kansas City, 62 miles from Manhattan and 50 miles from Emporia.
Over 55% of the faculty in the Shawnee Heights district hold a Masters degree or beyond in Education.
The district is noted for its dedication to students, staff, and the community, and its focus for providing a comprehensive program of instruction to meet the varied needs of all students.
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4401 SE Shawnee Heights Rd
Tecumseh, KS 66542
Job Start Date: August-1-2023
Applications Due By: March-31-2023
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