As the Shawnee Heights USD 450 Schools moves through the journey of recovering from COVID-19 crisis response and returning to a more normal state of operation, we are committed to:

  • Providing quality continuous learning opportunities for students during this period of uncertainty. This includes excellence in academic, social-emotional support, and student nutrition.
  • Safety and well-being of all district employees and students.

This plan aims to safeguard students, staff, and the community from the threat posed by COVID-19 by:

  • Preventing the spread of COVID-19 in the community and on school campuses.
  • Participating and contributing actively as a partner with all state, county, and local educational and public health partners.
  • Minimizing the impact of disruptions to the delivery of instructional and related services.
  • Communicating regularly with all stakeholders on issues that could impact individual school or overall district operations.

Our work will continue to be guided by the district’s mission to provide a quality education that ensures academic achievement for all students and develops caring, productive, and responsible citizens. This will be achieved through:

  • Diverse academic opportunities
  • Staff committed to continuous improvement
  • Students, family and community involvement
  • Safe Schools


 USD 450 COVID Weekly Report




Shawnee Heights USD 450 Plan for Safe Return to In-Person Instruction and Continuity of Services 




2021-2022 Shawnee Heights Operational Guidelines 



Exposure Guidelines


COVID-19 Exposure & Quarantine Protocols / Quarantine Exemptions for School Scenarios


 Quanatine Mask Quick Glance




Green Teal Vaccine Instagram Post