2017-2018 Calendar

Safe Schools

One full time para professional and one part time para professional needed

Kootenai Jt. School District #274 is accepting applications for one full time para professional and one part time para professional. Contact the District Office at 208-689-3631 for an application and further information, or view our website at www.sd274.com.  Completed applications will be accepted in the District Office until positions are filled. Hiring preference will be given to Kootenai Jt. School District #274 residents.

Adult tutors needed for Kids College at Kootenai Afterschool Program

Seeking Adult tutors for Kids College at Kootenai Afterschool Program

Monday-Thursday 3 hours a day

Seeking Adult morning tutor: Mondays 8:40AM-9:10AM, Tuesday-Friday 7:40AM-8:10AM


Must be energetic, enjoy working with kids and be a team player!

Afterschool program offers services to students in the KSD K-5th grade

Please submit a classified application for this position to the district office.

Accepting Applications for full-time bus driver and substitute bus drivers

Kootenai Jt. School District #274 is accepting applications for full time and substitute bus drivers.  Call the District Office at 208-689-3631 for an application and further information or view our website at www.sd274.com.   Completed applications will be received in the District Office until positions are filled. Hiring preference will be given to Kootenai School District #274 residents.

Trustee Vacancy Announcement



The Kootenai Joint School District Board of Trustees accepting applications for Trustee Zone 5 Vacancy


The Kootenai Joint School District Board of Trustees declared on Monday, July 17, 2017 a vacancy for the trustee position of Zone 5 effective July 12, 2017. Additionally, the Board outlined the process by which the Board will appoint a person to serve the remainder of the term through June 30, 2021.


The Board of Trustees invites any eligible community member interested in applying for the trustee position to submit an application to the Clerk of the Board, Susan Ealey, at 13030 E. O’Gara Rd. Harrison ID 83833.


Board member eligibility requires the candidate be a registered voter in the school district with residency in the zone that he or she represents.


Zone 5 encompasses:  


Kootenai School District No. 274

Trustee Zone 5

Legal Description

BEGINNING at the SE corner of Section 1, T47N, R4W, and its intersection with the east

shoreline of Lake Coeur d’Alene then north approx. ½ mile to the south line of Section 6,

T47N, R3W then east approx. 5 miles to the west shoreline of Black Lake then southerly

along the shoreline and the mouth of Black Creek to its intersection with the AVISTA

Electrical Transmission line, then southwesterly along said transmission line to its

intersection with Highway 97, then southerly along Highway 97 and Highway 3 to the

Kootenai/Benewah County boundary line and the approx. corner of Section 35, T47N R3W

then east approx. 3 miles to the NW corner of Section 33, T47N, R3W then west ½ mile to

the centerline of Lake Coeur d’Alene then northerly along the centerline of the said lake to

a point on the north line of Section 12, T47N R4W then east to the point of beginning.


The application packet must include the following:


Letter of Interest with contact information (telephone, email, and residential address) that include a statement about your background, main reasons for applying for the school board position, and answers the following question, “ if appointed, what are your top three objectives?”

Opt-in with SchoolMessenger

Students, Parents, and Guardians ~ This year you can take advantage of text messaging service through SchoolMessenger. Our school utilized the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text message, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts, and more. You can participate in this free service just by sending a text message of "Y" or "Yes" to our school's short code number, 67587. You can also opt out of these message at any time by simply replying to one of our messages with "Stop". SchoolMessenger is compliant with the Student Privacy Pledge, so you can rest assure that your information is safe and will never be given or sold to anyone.

We'd like to hear from you...

As we usher out 2016 and ring in 2017 we have many things to be thankful for.   As a district we are thankful for the parents and community members who continually support the staff and students of Kootenai School District #274.  Education is a gift that should never be taken for granted.  Education has many benefits to the individuals involved and to society as a whole.  It can drive economic growth, better health, a longer life, higher income, and independence.  Drop us a note, we would love to hear from you: For which teachers, educational experiences, or activities are you most appreciative?        


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Board Business

Meeting schedule, agendas, newsletter, and board minutes.

Kootenai School Board

Teacher Evaluations

Dear Parents:

In compliance with new state requirements and district policy, Kootenai School District is requesting parental feedback for inclusion in certified instructional staff evaluations.  The enclosed form is being randomly mailed to parents.  We ask that you respond to the questions and return the form to the school or district office.

Your input allows for ongoing parent/guardian input,  which is important in improving the quality of education for all our students. You may obtain additional forms from any school office, the school district's administrative office or by clicking on the following link.

Teacher Evaluation

If you have any questions, please call the school office:

Elementary: 689-3511     Jr. Sr. High: 689-3311      District Office:  689-3631

We look forward to hearing from you soon.

Partners in Education:

Lynette Ferguson


District Office

Ealey, Susan
Treasurer / Clerk
Ferguson, Lynette
Superintendent/Elem. Principal
Shannon, Cindy
District Secretary

Regular School Board Meetings for 2017-2018

Harrison Elementary School, Room 5

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that regular meetings of the Board of Trustees of Kootenai Joint School District #274 will be held on the 2nd Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. with the exceptions of October 9, 2017, 6:30 p.m., January 15, 2018, 7:00 p.m. and April 16, 2018, 7:00 p.m. at the Harrison Elementary School, Room 5 in said District, meetings dates as follows:

August 14, 2017 February 12, 2018

September 11, 2017 March 12, 2018

October 9, 2017 April 16, 2018

November 13, 2017 May 14, 2018

December 11, 2017 June 11, 2018

January 15, 2018 July 9, 2018

THESE REGULAR MEETINGS of the Board of Trustees of the Kootenai Joint School District #274 are called pursuant to IDAHO CODE 67-2343.

DATED this 18th day of July 2017.
SUSAN L. EALEY, Clerk of the Board
Kootenai Joint School District #274 Harrison, Kootenai County, Idaho

Title I Parental Rights

District Calendar

Today: 10/18/17

Accelerated Math & Accelerated Reading