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2018-2019 Athletic Physical Form

If your student is going to participate in athletics, please download this physical form:

KSHSAA Athletic Physical Form

KSHSAA Parent Consent Form (Spanish) <insert doc here>

(latest, as of May, 2016)

2018-2019 Concussion - Impact Release Form

Concussion - Impact Release Form 2018-2019 <insert doc here>

Grades 7-12 <insert doc here>

(Form must be signed by all student athletes and parent/guardians before the student participates in any athletic or spirit practice or contest each school year).

2018-2019 Notice to Parents of USD 400 Students

Notice to Parents of U.S.D. 400 Students <insert doc here>

2018-2019 Notice of Immunization Requirements

2018-2019 Notice of Immunization Requirements <insert doc here>

2018-2019 School Supply Lists

Soderstrom Elementary <insert doc here>

Smoky Valley Middle School <insert doc here>

Smoky Valley High School <insert doc here>

District Calendar 2018-2019

District Calendar 2018-2019 <insert doc here>

2018-19 Enrollment Schedule

Smoky Valley School District offers online enrollment for continuing students, and must be completed by August 10th. The schools will mail enrollment packets containing online enrollment instructions and details to parents the last week of July.

Families new to the District must contact the school(s) listed below for enrollment information by August 3rd. Additionally, if parents are unable to complete the online enrollment, computers and assistance will be available during regular business hours (8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.).

Soderstrom Elementary School

Pre-K through 4th Grade

227 North Washington, Lindsborg, 785-227-2945.

  • Morning and afternoon Pre-Kindergarten classes are available for 4-year olds in the District who meet the qualifications for this age group. Please contact Eric Sjogren, Soderstrom Elementary Principal, at 785-227-2945 about Pre-K qualifications.
  • To enroll for all-day Kindergarten classes at Soderstrom Elementary, pupils must be five (5) years of age on or before August 31st of the current year.
  • If your child has never enrolled in the District, you must enroll your child at Soderstrom on Friday, August 3rd, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Smoky Valley Middle School

Grades 5-8

401 North Cedar, Lindsborg, 785-227-4249.

  • Fifth grade student orientation is in the Smoky Valley Middle School Library on August 8th and 9th from 1:00-2:30 p.m. (attend only one session).
  • The new student/parent meeting is scheduled for August 15th at 7:00 p.m. in the Smoky Valley Middle School Auditorium.

Smoky Valley High School

Grades 9-12

1 Viking Boulevard, Lindsborg, 785-227-2909

  • The new student/freshman parent meeting is scheduled for August 14 at 7:00 p.m. in the SVHS commons.

Smoky Valley Virtual Charter School
  • Enrollment is currently open by scheduling an appointment. Call Sharlene Ramsey, Director, 785-227-4292.

2018-19 School Starting Dates


August 6 - First Day of School for Smoky Valley Virtual Charter School (SVVCS) Students

August 16- First Day of School for SES, SVMS & SVHS for Grades K - 9 and NEW high school students (1:30 early dismissal)

August 16 thru August 24 - Kindergarten (Half-days) 8:10 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.

August 17 - First Day of School for SVHS returning students Grades 10 - 12

August 27 - First Day of School for All Day Kindergarten Classes 8:10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

August 27 - First Day of School for Pre-K Classes: AM Class - 8:10 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.; PM Class - 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Teacher will notify parents of Pre-K and Kindergarten students of testing (to be scheduled August 16-24).

School Hours

Soderstrom Elementary K-4: 8:10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Soderstrom Elementary Pre-K A.M. Class - 8:10 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.

Pre-K P.M. Class - 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Smoky Valley Middle School: 8:15 a.m. - 3:35 p.m.

Smoky Valley High School: 8:15 a.m. - 3:35 p.m.

2018-2019 Information for Special Ed Students Attending at McPherson USD #418


Saturday, August 4, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.: Enrollment for ALL grades @ Auxiliary Gym, McPherson High School, 801 E. First, McPherson, 620-241-9500.


August 15: First Day of School: Grades 1-12

August 16: First Day of School for Half-Day Kindergarten

August 27: First Half day for Pre-Kindergarten

August 29: First Full Day for Kindergarten

September 4: First Full Day for Pre-Kindergarten

Transportation for Special Education students to McPherson will begin on August 15.

2018-2019 Transportation


The school district plans to make transportation available for all students (grades Pre-K through 12) residing outside the city limits. Students residing in Marquette will be picked up by the buses at the loading zone on the south side of the MES building for transportation to Lindsborg. Transportation will begin on Thursday, August 16. Note:A transportation request form must be completed by all new students requesting transportation, including Pre-K and Kindergarten students, if a form was not completed at Kindergarten Roundup and Pre-K registration.

2018-2019 Student Activities / Sports - Lunches


ItemStudent Fee
Fundamentals of Art$ 45.00
Advanced Studio *$ 25.00
Photo Imaging *$ 25.00
2D A&B *$ 25.00
3D A&B *$ 25.00
Trade & Industry *$ 25.00
Cabinetmaking I$ 45.00
Cabinetmaking II$ 45.00
Robotics$ 45.00
Instrument Rental$ 50.00
Driver’s Education$125.00
Driver’s Education (not attending SV)$200.00
Activities Fee / Sports$ 30.00
Laptop Rental Fee (7-12)$ 50.00
Online Payment Transaction Fee$ 3.00

* Cost per SemesterThe Smoky Valley Board of Education recognizes the need for assisting families in need. Fees for Activities/Sports shall be waived for students who qualify for free meals.


Free and reduced meal applications will be available at enrollment. Meal applications should include the names of all members living in your household, including the name of your child even if he/she is attending special education classes in McPherson. If you have children enrolled in more than one attendance center in the district, only one completed application needs to be submitted to any one of our school attendance centers or the USD #400 District Office.

Meal service will begin regular operation in all buildings on Thursday, August 16. Meal payments are due with enrollment fees.

MealDaily Cost20 Lunches
Grades K-4$ 2.75$ 55.00
Grades 5-8$ 2.95$ 59.00
High School$ 3.10$ 62.00
Adult$ 3.65$ 73.00
Student Breakfast$ 1.85$ 37.00
Adult Breakfast$ 2.05$ 41.00

(Extra milk will be available at a cost of 50 cents per 1/2 pint)