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As a community, we learn together, we play together, we celebrate together. Turn here to find helpful information and district-wide announcements. We are also happy to share the accomplishments of our outstanding students and staff in their educational, athletic, artistic, and extracurricular endeavors.

March 30, 2020 - School Closure Update

Dear Family Members,

With the daily headlines about the coronavirus (COVID-19), you may have questions about this global outbreak and how the district is responding. Governor Ducey’s announcement extending school closure to the end of the year has created some confusion. The intent of this communication is to assist all about the current situation. We invite you to read through our letter in its entirety to learn more.

Coronavirus Virus 2019 (COVID 19)

Parents and Guardians,

Regarding the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID 19) Kayenta Unified School District No. 27 (KUSD 27) commits to taking a proactive approach based on the recommendations from multiple supporting agencies such as the local Indian Health Service, the Navajo County Superintendent’s office, and the Arizona Department of Education. KUSD 27 will ensure, based on health professional's recommendations, a clean and sanitized environment for our students. To read more about the actions we will take, as well as what you can do at home, please view the Coronavirus Virus 2019 (COVID 19) letter.

March 18, 2020 District Update

With the daily headlines about the coronavirus (COVID-19), you may have questions about this global outbreak and how the district is responding. We encourage you to read our letter in its entirety.

After School Dinner Program

The Kayenta Unified School District will begin offering meals through our After School Dinner Program. The program is free and open to all KUSD students (elementary through high school). This will be replacing the After School Snack Program. Students must be attending regularly scheduled activity in a supervised environment (tutoring or sports). This is a pick up and go meal. We will serve meals in the KES, KMS, and MVHS cafeterias beginning at 4:00 p.m.