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USD #411 School Counselor

Janna Duerksen is the school counselor for USD #411.  She is available Monday through Friday at the following numbers:

Goessel Elementary (T/TH):  620-367-8118

Goessel Jr/Sr High (M/W/F):  620-367-2242


E-mail: duerksenj@usd411.org

Janna Duerksen USD #411 School Counselor



Aug 26- FAFSA meeting- 7:00 p.m.- auditorium

Sept. 6- NO SCHOOL- Labor Day

Sept. 7- McPherson College Rep- 3:00 p.m.- GHS library 

Sept. 9- K-State College Rep- 3:00 p.m.- GHS library

Sept. 11- ACT Test Date

Sept. 14- Bethel Colelge Rep- 3:00 p.m.- GHS library

Sept. 15- School dismiss at 12:30 p.m.- Inservice

Sept. 17- ACT Registration Deadline- myact.org

Sept. 21- Bethany College Rep- 3:00 p.m.- GHS library

Oct. 6- ACT WorkKeys assessment- 8:00 a.m.- GHS gym

Oct. 12- Hays College Rep- 3:00 p.m.- GHS library

Oct. 13- PSAT Test Date- 8:00-11:00 a.m.

Oct. 14- End of First Quarter

Oct. 15- College & Career Fair- Newton High School- 2:00-3:00 p.m. in Willis Gym- register at StriveFair.com to attend

Oct. 15- NO SCHOOL

Oct. 21- - School Dismiss at 12:30 p.m.-Parent Teacher Conferences

Oct. 22- NO SCHOOL 

Oct. 23- ACT Test Date

Oct. 26- Hesston College Rep- 3:00 p.m.- GHS library

Nov. 3- School dismiss at 12:30 p.m.- Inservice

Nov. 4- Bethel College Rep- 3:00 p.m.- GHS library

Nov. 5- ACT Registration Deadline- myact.org

Nov. 23- Community Service Day- HS

Nov. 24-26- NO SCHOOL- Thanksgiving Break

Nov 29-Dec 3- Food Pantry Drive- GES

Dec. 11- ACT Test Date

Dec. 21- End of First Semester

Dec. 22-Jan. 3- NO SCHOOL- Christmas break

Jan. 7- ACT Registration Deadline- myact.org​​

Jan. 17- NO SCHOOL- Martin Luther King Day

Feb. 9- School dismiss at 12:30 p.m.- Inservice

Feb. 12- ACT Test Date

Feb. 21- NO SCHOOL- President's Day

Feb. 25- ACT Registration Deadline- myact.org

March 2- ACT for juniors (seniors who haven't taken it)

March 10- End of Third Quarter

March 11- NO SCHOOL

March 14-18- NO SCHOOL- Spring Break

April 2- ACT Test Date

April 6- School dismiss at 12:30 p.m.- Inservice

April 15 & 18- Easter Break

April 24-25- Senior Trip

May 6- ACT Registration Deadline- myact.org​​

May 10- Seniors Last Day

May 11- Senior breakfast/Commencement rehearsal/Strawbridge senior pics- 7:30 a.m.- GHS cafeteria/gym

May 14- Commencement- 4:00 p.m.

May 17- Enf of Second Semester- Last Day of School

May 17- 8th Grade Promotion & JH Awards- 7:00 p.m.

June 11- ACT Test Date

June 17- ACT Registration Deadline- myact.org

July 16- ACT Test Date