A group of 159 Bern area patrons have met with the USD 115 school board to request transfer of their land into Nemaha Central USD 115. 112 of the patrons have children of school age. Many Bern students will attend Nemaha Central when Bern school closes next year.
The board was presented information and maps showing 159 property owners have signed a form in
Nemaha Central Superintendent Darrel Kohlman said he and USD 113 Superintendent Dennis
Stones have been in contact with the Kansas State Department of Education regarding the issue. According to Kohlman the exact property must determine and a legal description written. Then USD 115 board could then make a formal request of USD 113.