USD #494 is dedicated to providing their students with the highest quality education by creating life-long learners through comprehensive academic, athletic, cultural, and extra-curricular opportunities for the children of our community.

USD #494 partners with the community, providing  a stable, safe and caring “hometown” learning environment that focuses on the changing needs of our students and achieves educational excellence.


Syracuse Elementary School
408 N. Main Street
Syracuse, Kansas 67878
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Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 6
Pre-School also available

Syracuse Jr.-Sr High School
502 N. Main Street
Syracuse, Kansas 67878
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Grades 7 through 12

USD 494 District Office
103 West Avenue F
Syracuse, Kansas 67878
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USD 494 District Office

Syracuse Christian Academy
1010 East Highway 50
Syracuse, Kansas 67878

Grades Kindergarten to 12

Little Learners Pre-School
Presbyterian Church
Syracuse, Kansas 67878


Group Members

District #6
Marshall Hart

At Large
Sarah Schwerdfeger

District #5
Matthew Lampe

District #1
Randy Levens

District #4
Rusty Wharton

District #2
Thad DeWeese

District #3
Dan Kullot