WELCOME TO SWANEY ELEMENTARY!

Swaney Elementary is located at 501 E. English St. in Derby, KS.
Our building serves Early Childhood-5th Grade and includes an Interrelated Program.
School hours are 9:00AM-3:20PM Monday and 8:00AM-3:20PM Tuesday through Friday.
Doors open at 8:40AM Monday and 7:40AM Tuesday through Friday.
For students eating breakfast at school, doors open 8:30AM Monday and 7:30AM Tuesday through Friday.
School office phone number (316) 788-8560.

A Message from Mr. Geilenfeldt

We are happy to have you a part of the Swaney Wildcat Family and this upcoming year is a very special year for us! We are celebrating our 60 year anniversary. Swaney has been here to provide students with a high quality education since 1956. This year will be no exception, as we continue to provide our young Wildcats with a top-notch educational experience. It is our goal to make learning fun, meaningful and engaging. The best part is, we want to invite you to be a part of our team. Feel free to jump right in and help us make this upcoming school year great. We have a lot of pride in our school, our district and our community. Come find out what makes Swaney Elementary extraordinary!

Kurt Geilenfeldt
Principal

 

 

Swaney Elementary News

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Board of Education Announces New Superintendent of Schools
At the April 10 Board of Education (BOE) meeting Heather Bohaty, current Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources for Derby Public Schools, was announced by the BOE as the next Superintendent of Schools with a 7-0 vote.
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Process for Success Update
In March of 2016 the Process for Success Committee (PFS) began the task of reviewing the school district’s current facilities, looking at enrollment projections, and assessing the best way to meet the current and long range facility needs of all students in an efficient and effective manner. The committee put together a facilities master plan proposal outlining needs broken down by facility with elementary schools, middle schools, the high school, athletic facilities, maintenance and transportation renovations.
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Parents and Teachers of Swaney (PTS)
The Parents and Teachers of Swaney work hard to meet the educational and social needs of our Swaney community. The PTS meets the first Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM in the school library. Click below to find out more and we would love for you to get involved!
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F.A.S.E. Time
Relationships are key to success! You’ve probably heard of FaceTime, but you probably haven’t heard of F.A.S.E. Time. F.A.S.E. stands for Families At Swaney Elementary. Once per month, our Swaney family of students and teachers come together.
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