HUTCHINSON, Kan. — The Hutchinson USD 308 Board of Education heard from Rise Up Reno during the program highlight segment at Monday's regularly-scheduled meeting.
Three Hutchinson High School students spoke about the activities they are involved with as a part of the Youth Leadership Group, as well as why they believe community-led drug and alcohol prevention is important.
Rise Up Reno Prevention Network is a drug and alcohol youth prevention coalition within Reno County. The organization focuses on youth leadership within both Hutchinson middle schools, and Hutchinson High School. Rise Up Reno also has school-based mentoring opportunities for community members that want to get involved in their mission.
Also during Monday’s meeting, the board:
Approved the minutes of the 11-08-21 Board Meeting
Tabled the 2021-22 Contract Ratification with HNEA
Approved Treasurer’s Report – September 2021
Approved gifts to schools
Denied both Contract Releases on agenda
Approved suspension extensions
Discussed USD 308 data during Study Session