User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


63° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Education

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Most Popular Today


Rapid City Schools Adopt New Notification System

March 16, 2014, 12:28 PM

Rapid City Schools Adopt New Notification System
SIOUX FALLS, SD -

The October blizzard has prompted the Rapid City School District to adopt a new parent information system.

District business analyst Nancy Williams says that the old system allowed one automated phone call per family and it could take a full day to reach all the parents and staff in the district.

So the district changed its service with the company to allow more than one automated phone call at a time, as well as text messages and emails.

Williams said the texts will give parents another way to be sure to get the information. Williams says some people prefer texts over voice mail, and sometimes the voice mails wouldn't fully record.

The texts contain information on closures, late starts, parent-teacher conferences and other items.

Previous Story

Next Story




 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View education

You may also like

No Sidewalks by SF School, Educators Try to Help

8/27/2014 10:00 PM

George McGovern may be the newest and the latest the Sioux Falls School District has to offer, but it is missing an old standard: sidewalks.

Full Story | Watch
Police Hand Out Fliers Instead Of Tickets

8/26/2014 6:15 PM

It includes things to avoid in school zones like double parking and parking in drop-off zones. 

Full Story | Watch
Bus Drivers Observing Multiple Traffic Violations

8/25/2014 5:00 PM

More South Dakota schools are starting this week and bus drivers are urging everyone to be careful.

Full Story | Watch
More Drivers Ignoring School Bus Laws

8/26/2014 4:55 PM

School Bus Inc runs 85 buses in Sioux Falls each day. Those drivers are always on the lookout for vehicles ignoring the warning signs on the bus.

Full Story | Watch
USD Using Drone To Capture Images For Marketing

8/27/2014 6:26 AM

The University of South Dakota is taking to the air to capture video used in marketing the Vermillion campus.

Full Story


Events