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Axtell, Bern, Summerfield schools now part of Prairie Hills School District.

The Axtell and Sabetha school districts, which will be consolidating on July 1st, will officially be known as the Prairie Hills School District #113.  A committee, consisting of school site council members, was appointed to come up with a new name.  According to the administration the mascots and school colors of each school will remain the same at this time.
In other business, the interim board approved a 2010-2011 school calendar. The first day of school will be August 19th and the last day of school will be May 26th, 2011.
The board approved the 2011 district graduation dates and times. They will be May 21st at Bern at 11 a.m.; Wetmore at 2 p.m. and Sabetha at 7 p.m. Graduation will take place at Axell at 2 p.m. on May 22nd.  The next board meeting will be held June 29th at 7:30 p.m. at the Board of Education office in Sabetha.

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