High School

USD 292

Our School

Facility and Consolidation

  • Consolidated effort of Park, Grainfield, and Gove forming the district high school, USD #292

  • Observer stated- “One may say that it only took the students from each community until Christmas break the first year to join together and form the student body of Wheatland High School.

  • More sport and academic activities offered to aid students in finding a field in which they could excel

  • Cafeteria walls display the many achievements of WHS & Thunderhawk students

  • Wheatland High School alumni pride is a part of us all as we journey back for many events

  • New mascot, the Thunderhawks, created under cooperative agreement. Formerly known as the Wheatland Shockers

2007 Cooperative Agreement with Grinnell

  • Each town has its own PreSchool-4th grade building

  • USD 291’s and USD 292’s 5th-8th grade students attend Grinnell Middle School located in Grinnell

  • USD 291’s and USD 292’s Freshmen-Seniors attend Wheatland High School located in Grainfield

Additional Programs
Outreach College Classes – Algebra, English Composition I & II, Psychology, Speech, Statistics, Trigonometry

Activities – Vocal/Music, FCCLA, Scholar’s Bowl, Speech & Drama, Student Council, National Honor Society, Electric Car, Art Club

STEAM (STEM)

Numbers

9th-12th grades
Enrollment: 61
Faculty: 13
Student Increase (District-wide): 21
Years Established: 51
Mascot: Thunderhawk

Get in Touch
Location
2920 K-23
Grainfield, KS 67737

Gary Kraus, Superintendent
785-673-4213, Email

Todd Flinn, WES/WHS Principal
785-673-4365, Email

Deanna Farber, Secretary
785-673-4233, Email

School Hours
Mon-Fri
8:05am – 3:35pm

Academic Departments & CLasses

Business

Accounting 

Advanced Computer Technology

Computer Tech I

General Business

Family & Consumer Science (FACS)

Foods, Nutrition & Health

Science

Anatomy & Physiology (every other year)

Biology

Chemistry

Physics

Earth Science

Forensic Science

Animal Science

Math

Algebra I & II

Applied Math

Geometry 

Social Science

World History

American Government

Economics

U.S. History

Current Events

English/Language Arts

English I, II, III & IV

Speech

Spanish

Spanish I & II

Physical Education

Advanced PE

Health

Humanities

Art

Music

DTP/Journalism

Multi-Media

Technology

Industrial Technology

Applied Technology

Agriculture

Intro to Ag

Agribusiness

More

Personal Finance

IDL (Interactive Distance Learning)

Sports

Volleyball

Coach Shannon Foster & Asst. Coach Tristan Bixenman

Cheerleading

Coach Leah Tebow

Cross Country

Coach Todd Flinn

8-Man Football

Coach Jesse Vincent, Defensive Coach Josh Williams & Asst. Coach Clay Schwarz

Girls Basketball

Coach Cheryl Martin & Asst. Coach Jesse Vincent

Boys Basketball

Coach Will Bixenman & Asst. Coach Clay Schwarz

Track

Coach Todd Flinn & Asst. Coaches Jesse Vincent & Will Bixenman

Golf (Spring Only)

Coach Diane Wetter

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USD 292

Our Staff

Will Bixenman

Will Bixenman

Physical Education, Health

Les Barnhart

Les Barnhart

Technology

Charles Packard

Charles Packard

Student Advisor

Dr. John Neal

Dr. John Neal

Science, Applied Tech

Elizabeth Thoe

Elizabeth Thoe

Science, Intro to Ag

Jacky Zerr

Jacky Zerr

Business, Computers

Ronna Schultz

Ronna Schultz

Art

Carolyn Nelson

Carolyn Nelson

English, Journalism

Diane Wetter

Diane Wetter

Math, Applied Technology

Mark Heier

Mark Heier

Industrial Arts, Applied Technology

Dawn Beckman

Dawn Beckman

Spanish

Kim Dohm

Kim Dohm

FACS

Megan Iseman

Megan Iseman

Social Studies

Butch Weber

Butch Weber

Janitor

Deanna Farber

Deanna Farber

Secretary

Dina Heier

Dina Heier

Cook

Melvi Huaman

Melvi Huaman

Cook

Nickolet Cox

Nickolet Cox

Librarian

Robbie Mayer

Robbie Mayer

Special Ed

TODD FLYNN

TODD FLYNN

Principal

Gary Kraus

Gary Kraus

Superintendent

Paula Chapin

Paula Chapin

District Clerk

Mr. Kraus, Superintendent: Email      Mr. Flinn, Principal: Email      Elementary School:  Email   785-673-4365      High School:  Email   785-673-4223