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Mailing Address

The mailing address for all school district and individual school correspondence:

Uinta County School District Number One
P. O. Box 6002
Evanston, WY 82931-6002

First Day of School

The first day of classes in Uinta County School District Number One for all students is August 24, 2020.

 

Delayed Start Mondays: Every Monday morning the starting time of each school will be delayed by one hour.  The delay will allow the K-12 instructional staff time to participate in professional development focusing on instruction and collaboration while working on standards and assessments.  Bus schedules, breakfast, and student supervision will all be delayed by one hour. Please contact your building principal for additional details.

 

Attendance Areas

Please contact the appropriate level school nearest your home or the Educational Service Center at 789-7571 for attendance boundaries and attendance area information.  Contact the Transportation Department for busing information in your attendance area.

 

Bus Schedules

Bus Schedules will be published in the August 4 and 14 editions of the Uinta County Herald.


Transportation for In-Town Middle School and High School Students

Transportation will be provided for some areas in town for middle school and high school students, per state requirements.  Central pick up points in these areas will be used extensively.  For more bus route information, please contact the Transportation Department at 789-6216. 


Transportation or Maintenance of Isolated Students

Those who qualify under the Isolation Policies (W.S. 21-4-401) may contact the Transportation Department for Uinta County School District Number One for information.


Delayed Start Mondays: Every Monday morning the starting time of each school will be delayed by one hour.  The delay will allow the K-12 instructional staff time to participate in professional development focusing on instruction and collaboration while working on standards and assessments.  Bus schedules, breakfast, and student supervision will all be delayed by one hour.  Please contact your building principal for additional details.


Mandatory Immunization Law

Immunization is mandatory for all students, kindergarten through grade twelve, who attend school.  This is in accordance with the regulations of the State Department of Health and the laws of the State of Wyoming.  Every child in the school district, including children entering school for the first time, must have a verified record of having received the required immunizations.  Students not meeting this requirement will be enrolled only under the condition that appropriate immunizations are received within 30 calendar days.


Medical and religious exemption from immunization must be obtained by submitting the proper application to the Wyoming Department of Health in Cheyenne, Wyoming.  Forms are available from the County Health Office, the Wyoming Department of Health and school nurses.


For specific information regarding types of immunization required, please contact your personal physician, the Uinta County Public Health Office or your school nurse.   Persons without a physician whose students need immunizations may contact the Uinta County Public Health Office at 789-9203.


DISTRIBUTION OF NON-SCHOOL INFORMATION

Patrons, businesses and non-school activity groups are required by Board Policy to adhere to the following procedure for placement of all information, including fliers and/or posters in the schools:


  1. Fill out the request form at the office of the Superintendent for prior written approval;
  2. The written approval should be presented to the Principal or secretary at each building.   

Public/Press Release for Free and Reduced Price Meals


Uinta County School District Number One today announced its policy for free and reduced price meals for children unable to pay the full price of meals served under the National School Lunch, and School Breakfast Program.  Each school and the District Food Service Office at the Horizon Complex, 164 Yellow Creek Road, have a copy of the policy, which may be reviewed by any interested party.


The following household size and income criteria will be used for determining eligibility.  Children from households whose income is at or below the levels shown are eligible for free or reduced price meals. 



FEDERAL ELIGIBILITY INCOME CHART for School Year 2020-2021

 

FREE MEALS –130%

REDUCED PRICE MEALS –185%

Household  Size

Annually

Monthly

Twice a Month

Every Two Weeks

Weekly

Annually

Monthly

Twice a Month

Every Two Weeks

Weekly

1

$16,588

$1,383

$692

$638

$319

$23,606

$1,968

$984

$908

$454

2

$22,412

$1,868

$934

$862

$431

$31,894

$2,658

$1,329

$1227

$614

3

$28,236

$2,353

$1,177

$1,086

$543

$40,182

$3,349

$1,675

$1,546

$773

4

$34,060

$2,839

$1,420

$1,310

$655

$48,470

$4,040

$2,020

$1,865

$933

5

$39,884

$3,324

$1,662

$1,534

$767

$56,758

$4,730

$2,365

$2,183

$1,092

6

$45,708

$3,809

$1,905

$1,758

$879

$65,046

$5,421

$2,711

$2,502

$1,251

7

$51,532

$4,295

$2,148

$1,982

$991

$73,334

$6,112

$3,056

$2,821

$1,411

8

$57,356

$4,780

$2,390

$2,206

$1,103

$81,622

$6,802

$3,401

$3,140

$1,570

For each additional family member ADD,

$5,824

$486

$243

$224

$112

$8,288

    $691

$346

$319

$160


Applications are available online at uinta1.com under the food service tab, a paper copy can be obtained from any school office, or at the District Food Service Office at Horizon 164 Yellow Creek Road.  To apply for free or reduced price meals, households must fill out the application online or fill out a paper application and return it to the school or the District Food Service Office.  The information provided on the application will be used for the purpose of determining eligibility and may be verified at any time during the school year by other program officials. Eligibility will be determined within 10 days after receipt of the application in the District Food Service Office.


Applications may be submitted anytime during the year.


Under the provisions of the free and reduced price policy, the Eligibility Official will review applications and determine eligibility.  Parents or guardians dissatisfied with the ruling of the official may wish to discuss the decision with the determining official on an informal basis.  Parents wishing to make a formal appeal may make a request either orally or in writing to the Superintendent of Schools, PO Box 6002, Evanston, Wyoming 82931-6002, 789-7571 for a hearing on the decision.


If a household member becomes unemployed or if the household size increases, the household should complete an application for free or reduced priced meal benefits. The household may now be eligible for benefits if the household’s income is at or below the levels shown above.


In certain cases foster children are also eligible for school meal benefits.  If a household wishes to apply for benefits for foster children living with them, the household should contact the school for more information.


The information provided by the household is confidential and will be used only for purposes of determining eligibility and verifying data.


School officials cannot approve an application for free or reduced price benefits unless it contains complete documentation.  Households not receiving food stamp or TANF benefits must provide: Names of all household members, last four digits of the social security number of the adult signing the form and the income each person receivesAn adult household member must sign the application certifying that the information provided is correct.  Households receiving food stamps or TANF benefits must provide the child’s name, his/her food stamp, or TANF case number and the signature and name of an adult household member.  


USDA Nondiscrimination Statement


In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.


Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits.  Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.  Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.


To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all the information requested in the form.  To request a copy of the complaint for, call (866) 632-9992.  Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: 


  1. Mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture

         Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

         1400 Independence Avenue, SW

          Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;


  1. Fax: (202) 690-7442; or

  1. Email: intake@usda.gov

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.


NONDISCRIMINATION: Uinta County School District Number One does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, 

status as a parent, marital status, or political affiliation in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in its educational programs or activities.  Inquiries concerning Title VI, Title IX, Section 504, and the Americans with Disabilities Act may be referred to the Uinta County School District Number One Human Resources Office, 537 Tenth Street, Evanston, Wyoming 82931, (307) 789-7571; or the Wyoming State Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights Coordinator, 2nd Floor, Hathaway Building, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002-0050, (307) 777-6198.