A Book to Honor

We are launching a program called “A Book to Honor.” The program gives you an opportunity to honor and/or memorialize loved one. For a $25 contribution a book will be purchased. This book will have a seal inside the front cover with the name of your honoree. Although we are unable to purchase specific books,…

Join Us for a BBQ Fundraiser

Dine at Dudley’s Done Right BBQ at 2402 North State Street Iola, Kansas between 11 am – 9 pm on October 4th and a portion of the proceeds will go to USD #257 Alumni Endowment Association. The Endowment Association provide support to help maximize educational opportunities for students of USD #257. We are currently helping…

Shop at Russell Stover’s Candy Shop

Shop at Russell Stover Candies to raise money for USD #257 Alumni Endowment Association! On Friday, December 9th, 2016 bring your coupon when you shop at Russell Stover Candies at 1995 Marshmallow Ln, Iola, KS and we will donate 10% of your total purchase to USD #257 Alumni Endowment Association!  Donations will help fund the engineering…

Leading the Way with Career Technical Education Projects

The USD 257 Alumni Endowment Association is dedicated to preparing our students to be college and career ready through enhancing the career and technical education initiatives.  Our focus is threefold; Technology Plan We are committed to supporting the USD 257 technology plan to implement mobile technology in the classroom. This will provide opportunities for project-based learning and developing 21st…

Band Director receives prestigious award

Congratulations to Matt Kleopfer, IMS and IHS Band Director, on being selected as a Horizon Award Winner. The Kansas Horizon Award program, sponsored by the Kansas State Department of Education, identifies and recognizes representatives of excellent teaching in the elementary and secondary classrooms of the state. The award program honors exemplary first-year teachers who perform…