Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Mission

The Kearney School District will foster an environment of empowerment, empathy and inclusion to help all KSD students, staff and families feel valued.

KSD recognizes DEI as...

Diversity

Diversity

the conditions of having or being composed of differing elements; variety. Especially, the inclusion of people of different races, cultures, etc. in a group or organization.

Equity

Equity

fairness or justice in the way people are treated. In making these decisions we should be governed by the principle of equity.

Inclusion

Inclusion

the act of including: the state of being included: the act or practice of including and accommodating people who have historically been excluded (as because of their race, gender, sexuality, or ability).

Vision

To be a leading public school district that values and includes all students, staff, and families.

 

Values

Acknowledge the dignity of all persons

Maintain a safe, nurturing environment for every student

Ensure growth toward cultural competency

Act with transparency, fairness, integrity and honesty

Every learner belongs

Build meaningful relationships

Recognize individualized excellence

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To find out more about the RESPECT Campaign, click here.

DEI Task Force Committees

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Frequently Asked Questions

DEI and CRT are NOT the same thing.

Find out more here...

Are you interested in being on the DEI Task Force?

Don't hesitate to contact Jennifer Kopp, Assistant Superintendent of Academic Services at koppj@ksdr1.net.

Quick Links

Upcoming Events

February 6, 2023
  • DEI Meeting

    February 6, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

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