Emporia Public Schools

We Build Futures


Attention Emporia High School Families.

Due to a Westar Power outage, there will be no classes at EHS today, Wednesday, August 21st. All other buildings will have classes as scheduled. EHS staff do not need to report. Custodial staff, please report as scheduled.


Enrollment Information:

Beginning Monday, August 12th, Enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year needs to be completed in person and by appointment at Mary Herbert Educaton Center (1700 W. 7th Ave).  For questions or to schedule your appointment call 341-2396.  Staff are available Monday – Friday  7:30 am – 4:00 pm.


hopkins_portrait_200pxE.L. & Z. Irene Hopkins Foundation

The E. L. and Z. Irene Hopkins Foundation has established awards to recognize the outstanding performance of Emporia teachers and school support staff.

Learn more about the Hopkins awards

Mission: We build futures by preparing today’s students for tomorrow’s opportunities.  

Priority I: Students & Programs:   Foster a learning environment that demonstrates a balance of cognitive and social-emotional development.
  • GOAL:  Improve achievement for all students.
  • GOAL:  Support the social-emotional development of our educational community.
Priority II:  Communication & Culture: Commit to meaningful communication between the district and stakeholders to foster trusting relationships and build a collaborative culture.
  • GOAL:  Enhance communication and relationships with internal and external community members.
  • GOAL:  Engage in purposeful district-wide behaviors and activities that promote a positive culture.
Priority Area III:  Personnel:  Attract, retain, and develop high quality staff members who support our educational community.
  • GOAL:  Actively recruit, develop, and retain skilled, caring, and student-focused staff throughout the organization.
Priority IV:  Facilities & Infrastructure:  Provide appropriate infrastructure that meets the ongoing needs of the educational community.
  • GOAL:  Ensure an infrastructure that allows a safe and secure learning environment.
  • GOAL:  Provide learning spaces that meet the diverse needs of students and staff.


Vision: Building futures, one student at a time.  



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