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First Stop Enrollment Center

Address: 308 West Frontview Avenue

308 West Frontview Avenue

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.339.4818

620.339.4818

FAX: 620.227.1764

620.227.1764

All students, grades K-12 who are new to USD 443 must register at First Stop Enrollment Center. Students grades K-4 choose 1st, 2nd and 3rd choice schools. (Assignment will be made at time of registration.) If space is not currently available at your school choice, students will be assigned to an available school and placed on a waiting list for your 1st choice school.

Hours: Monday-Thursday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM and Friday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM (No appt necessary; the last enrollment of the day will be taken at 4:30 Mon-Thurs. and 3:30 on Friday)

Please bring the following documents to First Stop at time of registration:

 

Birth Certificate

 Immunization Record

Social Security Number (Optional)

A physical is required for students under the age of 9 or students new to the United States **A parent or legal guardian must be present.

**Previous school information is also required.

The Learning Center

Address: 308 West Frontview Avenue

308 West Frontview Avenue

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1763

620.227.1763

FAX: 620.339.4819

620.339.4819

Kansas Heritage Center

Address: 1000 North 2nd Avenue

1000 North 2nd Avenue

PO Box 1207

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1616

620.227.1616

FAX: 620.227.1701

620.227.1701

eMail: library@ksheritage.org

library@ksheritage.org

Web Site: http://ksheritage.org

http://ksheritage.org

Information: Educational resource information on Kansas history.

Educational resource information on Kansas history.

Elementary Gifted Education

Address: 1601 1st Avenue

1601 1st Avenue

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1609

620.227.1609

Southwest Kansas Area Cooperative District 613

Address: PO Box 70

PO Box 70

001 Ford Road

Ensign, KS 67841

Phone: 620.225.0203

620.225.0203

FAX: 620.865.2055

620.865.2055

Web Site: www.skacd.com

www.skacd.com

Central Administration Building

Address: 1000 North 2nd Avenue

1000 North 2nd Avenue

PO Box 460

Dodge City, KS 67801

Web Site: www.usd443.org

www.usd443.org

Communication and Public Information

Phone: 620.227.1623

620.227.1623

FAX: 620.227.1734

620.227.1734

Contact Persons:

Alan R. Cunningham, Superintendent of Schools

Phone: 620.227.1700

620.227.1700

FAX: 620.227.1695

620.227.1695

Judy Beedles-Miller, Elementary Education

Phone: 620.227.1763

620.227.1763

FAX: 620.339.4819

620.339.4819

Greg Springston, Secondary Education

Phone: 620.227.1769

620.227.1769

FAX: 620.227.1729

620.227.1729

William Hammond, Business and Operations

Phone: 620.227.1621

620.227.1621

FAX: 620.227.1774

620.227.1774

Susan Scherling, Human Resources

Phone: 620.227.1704

620.227.1704

FAX: 620.227.1695

620.227.1695

Ray Wipf, Management Information Services

Phone: 620.227.1628

620.227.1628

FAX: 620.227.1760

620.227.1760

Dr. Robert Vinton, ESL/Migrant Programs

Phone: 620.227.1618

620.227.1618

FAX: 620.227.1671

620.227.1671

Contact Persons, Continued:

Steve Tweedy, Information Technologies

Phone: 620.227.1600

620.227.1600

FAX: 620.227.1689

620.227.1689

Diane Buenelo, Transportation

Phone: 620.227.1613

620.227.1613

FAX: 620.227.1736

620.227.1736

Chris Meyer, Maintenance

Phone: 620.227.1712

620.227.1712

FAX: 620.227.1761

620.227.1761

Kathy Konrade, Nutrition

Phone: 620.227.1630

620.227.1630

FAX: 620.227.1733

620.227.1733

Bright Beginnings Early Childhood Center (Pre-K)

Contact Person: Tami Knedler

Tami Knedler

Address: 200 West Comanche Street, Suite A

200 West Comanche Street, Suite A

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1614

620.227.1614

FAX: 620.227.1682

620.227.1682

Applications Taken By Appointments Only!

Please Call 620-227-1797

Monday-Friday

Between 8:00am-3:30pm

Must Meet Certain Guidelines To Qualify

Serving Eligible

Pregnant Women, Children 0-3,

Pre-K (3 & 4 year olds on or before August 31st) and Children with Disabilities

Please bring:

Proof of income from the last 12 months such as:

*Tax Return, W-2, letter from SRS, or latest check stub

*Child’s Birth Certificate

*Child’s Social Security Card (optional)

*Medical Card, Health wave, or Private Insurance (if applicable)

*Child’s Current Physical

* Hemoglobin

* Blood Lead Result

*Child’s Immunization Record

* 2 Emergency Contacts

* If your 4 yr old 1st language is Spanish

Please bring your child.

Beeson Elementary School (K-4)

Contact Person: Annette Aldape, Principal

Annette Aldape, Principal

Address: 1700 West Beeson Road

1700 West Beeson Road

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1605

620.227.1605

FAX: 620.227.1745

620.227.1745

Central Elementary School (K.4)

Contact Person: Kelly Bolin, Principal

Kelly Bolin, Principal

Address: 1100 Central Avenue

1100 Central Avenue

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1601

620.227.1601

FAX: 620.227.1721

620.227.1721

Linn Elementary School (K-4)

Contact Person: Christopher Pyle, Principal

Christopher Pyle, Principal

Address: 1900 West Linn Street

1900 West Linn Street

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1602

620.227.1602

FAX: 620.227.1722

620.227.1722

Miller Elementary School (K-4)

Contact Person: Joyce Warshaw, Principal

Joyce Warshaw, Principal

Address: 1100 Avenue G

1100 Avenue G

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1603

620.227.1603

FAX: 620.227.1723

620.227.1723

Northwest Elementary School (K-4)

Contact Person: Kathy Ramsour, Principal

Kathy Ramsour, Principal

Address: 2100 6th Avenue

2100 6th Avenue

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1604

620.227.1604

FAX: 620.227.1724

620.227.1724

Ross Elementary School (K-4)

Contact Person: Amy Loder, Principal

Amy Loder, Principal

Address: 3001 6th Avenue

3001 6th Avenue

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1780

620.227.1780

FAX: 620.339.4809

620.339.4809

Sunnyside Elementary School (K-4)

Contact Person: John Montford, Principal

John Montford, Principal

Address: 511 Sunnyside Avenue

511 Sunnyside Avenue

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1607

620.227.1607

FAX: 620.227.1727

620.227.1727

Wilroads Gardens Elementary School (K-4)

Contact Person: Bonnie Bethea

Bonnie Bethea

Address: 11558 East Main Road

11558 East Main Road

Phone: 620.227.1608

620.227.1608

FAX: 620.227.1728

620.227.1728

Comanche Intermediate Center (5-6)

Contact Person: Marc Woofter, Principal

Marc Woofter, Principal

Contact Person: Martha Mendoza, Assistant Principal

Martha Mendoza, Assistant Principal

Address: 1601 1st Avenue

1601 1st Avenue

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1609

620.227.1609

FAX: 620.339.4802

620.339.4802

Soule Intermediate Center (5-6)

Contact Person: Greg Preston, Principal

Greg Preston, Principal

Address: 401 Soule Street,

401 Soule Street,

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1606

620.227.1606

FAX: 620.227.1719

620.227.1719

Dodge City Middle School (7-8)

Contact Persons: Mike King, Principal

Mike King, Principal

Pam Algrim, Assistant Principal

Faye Wells, Assistant Principal

Address: 2000 6th Avenue

2000 6th Avenue

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1610

620.227.1610

FAX: 620.227.1731

620.227.1731

Dodge City High School (9.12)

Contact Persons: Jacque Feist, Principal

Jacque Feist, Principal

Mike Martinez, Associate Principal

M. Shawn Lampe, Associate Principal

Cherry Deges, Associate Principal

, Dean of Students

Shawn Steiner, Dean of Students

Jay Gifford, Athletic Director

Tamie Preston, Activities Director

Address: 2201 West Ross Boulevard

2201 West Ross Boulevard

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1611

620.227.1611

FAX: 620.227.1680

620.227.1680

Registrar FAX: 620.227.1790

620.227.1790

Alternative Education

Contact Person: Matt Turner, Principal

Matt Turner, Principal

Address: 200 West Comanche Street, Suite B

200 West Comanche Street, Suite B

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1617

620.227.1617

FAX: 620.227.1715

620.227.1715

Salvation Army (Home Schooling)

Phone: 620.225.4871

620.225.4871

Therapeutic Education Center/Dane Hansen Youthville School

Contact Person: Brian Hastings, Director

Brian Hastings, Director

Address: 11200 Lariat Way

11200 Lariat Way

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.682.1837

620.682.1837

Dodge City: Private K-8

Sacred Heart Cathedral School (K-8)

Address: 905 Central Avenue

905 Central Avenue

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.6732

620.227.6732

Web Site: www.dodgecitycathedral.com/school

www.dodgecitycathedral.com/school

Dodge City: Adult Learning

Adult Learning Center

Address: 700 Avenue G

700 Avenue G

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.225.0186

620.225.0186

Information: The Adult Learning Center provides ESL and GED prep classes, citizenship studies and computer-literacy classes.

The Adult Learning Center provides ESL and GED prep classes, citizenship studies and computer-literacy classes.

Dodge City Education Center

Address: 200 West Comanche, Building B

200 West Comanche, Building B

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.225.5239

620.225.5239

Information: The Dodge City Education Center gives people 18 years and older an opportunity to earn a high school diploma, learn from self-paced computer coursework, and receive career counseling.

The Dodge City Education Center gives people 18 years and older an opportunity to earn a high school diploma, learn from self-paced computer coursework, and receive career counseling.

The Learning Center

Address: 308 West Frontview Street

308 West Frontview Street

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.1763

620.227.1763

Colleges and Universities

Dodge City Community College

Address: 2501 North 14th Avenue

2501 North 14th Avenue

Dodge City, KS 67801.316

Phone: 620.225.1321

620.225.1321

FAX: 620.227.9366

620.227.9366

Web Site: www.dc3.edu

www.dc3.edu

Dodge City Community College Contact Persons:

Area Technical Center, Nursing Allied Health

Phone: 620.227.9248

620.227.9248

Area Technical Center, Associate Dean of Instruction

Phone: 620.227.9325

620.227.9325

Technical Center, Trio Program, Edu Talent Search

Phone: 620.227.9406

620.227.9406

Area Technical Center

Phone: 620.225.1321

620.225.1321

Area Technical Center, Student Services Office, Dean of Students

Phone: 620.227.9336

620.227.9336

Area Technical Center, Campus Security

Phone: 620.227.9466

620.227.9466

Area Technical Center, Financial Aid Office

Phone: 620.227.9336

620.227.9336

Area Technical Center, Transcript Requests

Phone: 620.227.9211

620.227.9211

Area Technical Center, Associate Dean of Instruction-Outreach

Phone: 620.227.9296

620.227.9296

Area Technical Center, Outreach Programs

Phone: 620.227.9296

620.227.9296

Area Technical Center, Bookstore

Phone: 620.227.9281

620.227.9281

Area Technical Center, Dean of Technical Education

Phone: 620.227.9295

620.227.9295

Area Technical Center, Admissions Office

Phone: 620.227.9207

620.227.9207

Area Technical Center, Cosmetology Department

Phone: 620.225.0288

620.225.0288

Area Technical Center, Personnel

Phone: 620.227.9201

620.227.9201

Area Technical Center, Wellness Center

Phone: 620.227.9340

620.227.9340

Area Technical Center, Non-Traditional Studies

Phone: 620.227.9352

620.227.9352

Area Technical Center, Student Housing Office

Phone: 620.227.9304

620.227.9304

Area Technical Center, Public Relations Office

Phone: 620.227.9262

620.227.9262

Area Technical Center, Cashier Student Accounts

Phone: 620.227.9216

620.227.9216

Area Technical Center, Don Woodburn, President

Phone: 620.227.9378

620.227.9378

Area Technical Center, Dean of Instruction

Phone: 620.227.9359

620.227.9359

Area Technical Center, Adult Learning Center/GED Program

Address: 700 Avenue G

700 Avenue G

Dodge City, KS 67801-5150

Phone: 620.225.0186

620.225.0186

Fort Hays State University Virtual College Baccalaureate Center

Contact Person: Joy Fuqua

Joy Fuqua

Address: 2501 North 14th Avenue

2501 North 14th Avenue

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.9383

620.227.9383

FAX: 620.227.9382

620.227.9382

Web Site: www.fhsu.edu/virtualcollege

www.fhsu.edu/virtualcollege

Friends University

Address: 2100 West University

2100 West University

Wichita, KS 67213

Toll Free Phone: 800.794.6945

800.794.6945

FAX: 316.295.5050

316.295.5050

Web Site: www.friends.edu

www.friends.edu

Kansas State University

Contact Person: Jennifer Pfortmiller

Jennifer Pfortmiller

Address: 115 College Court Boulevard

115 College Court Boulevard

Manhattan, KS 66506

Phone: 620.786.1188 or 785.532.5888

620.786.1188 or 785.532.5888

Web Site: www.distance.k.state.edu

www.distance.k.state.edu

Newman University Western Center

Contact Person: Bonita Green

Bonita Green

Address: 236 San José, Suite #39

236 San José, Suite #39

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.9616

620.227.9616

FAX: 620.227.9688

620.227.9688

eMail: greenb@newmanu.edu

greenb@newmanu.edu

Web Site: http://www.newmanu.edu/western.kansas

http://www.newmanu.edu/western.kansas

Information: The Newman University Western Center is located in Hennessy Hall on the old Saint Mary's College campus. Please use the west entrance.

The Newman University Western Center is located in Hennessy Hall on the old Saint Mary's College campus. Please use the west entrance.

Education: Other

KNEA Southwest (Educational Association)

Address: 100 Military Avenue, Suite #104

100 Military Avenue, Suite #104

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.8516

620.227.8516