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School Hours


8:00 am-3:40 pm

3-Year-Old Preschool

8:00-11:00 am

4-Year-Old Preschool

12:00-3:40 pm


South Haven Schools

PO Box 229

229 S Kickapoo

South Haven, KS 67140

PH 620-892-5215

FAX 620-892-5814


Bell, Frank
Brown, Shelly
IRC K-6 Paraprofessional 619, Bus Driver
Byers, Brian
Maintenance & Grounds
Byers, Dale
Bus Driver
Cole, Joy
School Secretary
Jordan, Joyce
School Nurse
Knoffloch, Rick
Bus Driver/ Custodian
Price, Brooke
Clerk of the Board, Accounts Clerk
Russell, Missy
Technology Coordinator
Simmons, Lacy
Weekley, Jenny

Office of the Superintendent

Student Enrollment in USD 509

Active Students Per Grade
as of May 9, 2017
  Total Male Female
3-Yr-Old Preschooler 9 2 7
4-Yr-Old Preschooler 9 2 7
Total Preschoolers 18 4 14
Kindergarten 17 9 8
1st Grade 18 12 6
2nd Grade 16 7 9
3rd Grade 14 6 8
4th Grade 14 7 7
5th Grade 9 4 5
Sub-Total (Elementary) 88 45 43
6th Grade 16 9 7
7th Grade 12 7 5
8th Grade 20 8 12
9th Grade 12 6 6
10th Grade 13 8 5
11th Grade 15 6 9
12th Grade 17 8 9
Sub-Total (JH/HS) 105 52 53
Total Students K-12 193 97 96
Total Students with PreSchool 211    

Email the Superintendent

Archer, Lynn
Superintendent USD 509, Principal PreK-12

Lynn Archer, Superintendent

Lynn Archer, Superintendent

Superintendent Lynn Archer graduated from Kings College, London,  England. She worked as a research scientist in the National Health Service and for a private company before retraining as a teacher.  Lynn moved to the United States in 2007. She remains a British citizen and holds a green card. Lynn was a teacher at Ewalt Elementary in Augusta before becoming an administrator in South Haven. She obtained her Masters in Building Leadership and her District Leadership License from Wichita State and is received her Doctorate in Educational Leadership at Southwestern College in Winfield on May 7, 2017, where her dissertation research was on comparing the employability skills of high school students with three or more career and technical education credits to their peers. Lynn has twin sons. Jacob is at Wichita State University majoring in Business, and Thomas is at Belmont University in Nashville majoring in Audio Engineering.