New Jefferson
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Here is the latest architectural drawing of the new Jefferson Elementary School. Site work will begin in April with construction starting this summer. The school will open in August 2018.

Deputy Superintendent/Successor Superintendent survey
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The Richland School District is seeking community input as the process begins for hiring a Deputy Superintendent/Successor Superintendent. The online five-minute survey will gather public perceptions of the District and the importance of various characteristics found in effective superintendents.

The survey will be open through January 6…..RSD Search Survey link. Your input is important. Thank you for taking the time to complete the survey.


Winter Break
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School will be closed from December 21st-January 3rd for winter break. Enjoy your time off with family and friends! We will see you back on Wednesday January 4th.

Learn about February bond issue
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The Richland School District’s $99 million bond issue is coming up on February 14. Ballots will be mailed out on January 25. The bond issue addresses 10 facility improvement projects. Learn all the details in the Bond Issue Voter's Pamphlet.

Girls on The Run 5k Completed
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Our Jefferson Girls on The Run completed there 5k marathon on November 19th! Girls on the Run is a character development program that combines training for a 5k run/walk with self-esteem enhancing lessons. Girls on the Run is offered at Jefferson twice a year in Spring and Fall.  For more information you can talk with one of our coaches, check out the website or call 509-713-7014.

Updates on New Jefferson
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The Jefferson Elementary School replacement project is moving along right on schedule. This Tuesday night, the Richland School Board will review the architect design plans. The next phase will be preparation of construction documents. The District will break ground on the new Jefferson next summer. The new school will open in August 2018. Replacement of Jefferson is one of the bond issue projects approved by voters in 2013. You can access the construction timeline at the link below.