Fort Riley Resources
A variety of resources for school-aged families and children are available through Fort Riley, including information on moving to Fort Riley, school support services, and school age center activities for before and after school.
School Support Services
6620 Normandy Drive
Fort Riley, Kansas 66442
Military families that will be moving their child out of USD 475 will need to clear financially with the district. To financially clear with USD 475, you need to do the following:
- Visit the Geary County Schools USD 475 Central Office Finance Department between 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday at:
Mary E. Devin Center
123 N. Eisenhower Dr.
Junction City, KS 66441
- Payments can be made by check, cash or credit card (Checks are to be written to USD 475).
- You are clearing all fee as of the date of payment. If your child occurs additional fee’s after you have made a payment those fee’s will need to be paid at your child’s building on their last day of school.
- If, upon leaving, you feel your child has additional funds left on their account please visit your child’s respective school to receive a refund.
Fort Riley Relocation
If you need transcripts, shot records or any other academic information you will need to make that request with your child’s respective school. Please allow one week for the school to obtain those records.
The Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children
This Quick Reference Guide illustrates the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children to inlude: enrollment educational records, enrollment immunizations, Kindergarten and first grade entrance age, Course and education program placement, special education services, placement flexibility, absences related to deployment activities, eligibility for enrollment, eligibility for extracurricular participation, and graduation. Click here for more infomation.
School Calendars and Boundaries
2016/2017 Academic Calendar Details
2016/2017 Academic Calendar
Boundaries and Busing
By typing in your address, you can use Infofinder to find out where your child will attend school and if busing is available.
Infofinder Basics Video
2015-2016 Course Description Catalog (English and Spanish)
Credits Required for Graduation
Class of 2016: 24
Class of 2017 and beyond: 26
USD 475 High School Graduation Requirements
|4 credits of English|
English I, II, III, IV or PreAP/AP equivalents
|3 credits of Social Studies|
World History, US History, US Government or PreAP/AP equivalents
|4 credits of Mathematics|
Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Elective or advanced equivalents
***3 credits for Class of 2016***
|1 credit of Fine Arts|
.5 credit of PE/.5 credit of Health
1 credit of Computer Tech
.5 credit of Communications
|3 credits of Science|
Physical Science, Biology, Elective
|8.5 credits of Electives|
***7.5 credits for Class of 2016***
Junction City High School offers the following boys and girls sports. General participation information as well as specific information on 2015 summer conditioning/camps is available here. If you are transfering to USD 475 and wish to participate in activities or athletics, visit the Athletic Director's office and fill out transfer papers to become elibible. Trying out for a team mid-season is possible if the student meets all elegibility requirements and the season is not nearing completion. Contact the Athletic Director's office at 785-717-4214 for details.
JCHS Sports Information 2016/2017
B/G Cross Country
Military & Family Life Consultant (MFLC)
Military Family Life Consultants are Phd. Level consultants specializing in child and youth behavioral issues. They offer a broad range of support to military children and youth, and to the family members as well as other adults who support them. After-hours and weekend appointments are available.
|Morris Hill Elementary||785-285-2475|
|Ogden, Spring Valley Elementary||785-285-0173|
|Ft. Riley Elementary||785-285-1991|
|Ft. Riley Middle School||785-285-2254|
|Junction City High School||785-285-2238|
|CDC||785-285-2410 or 785-840-4918|
|Adult||785-239-1883 or 760-499-4260|
MFLC services are:
- Available at no cost to assist children and youth, parents, family members and staff
- Available to provide short-term, non-medical problem solving support
- Dedicated to augmenting existing military support services
- Services are private with the exception of duty-to-warn situations
MFLC's can help address issues such as:
- School Adjustment
- Deployment and separation
- Reunion adjustment
- Sibling and parent-child communication
- Behavioral concerns
- Fear, grief and loss
- Daily life issues