The Walton 21st Century Rural Life Center charter school recently was featured in the Kansas Wheat Column, a news column that is part of the Kansas Wheat Association and Kansas Wheat Growers Web site.


The Walton 21st Century Rural Life Center charter school recently was featured in the Kansas Wheat Column, a news column that is part of the Kansas Wheat Association and Kansas Wheat Growers Web site.

The article discussed the school’s unique ag-based, hands-on approach to learning and cited Walton students’ exceptional assessment scores. The article also lauded the school’s exceptional staff, including Kathy Murphy, 2009 Kansas Ag Teacher of the Year.

The column, titled “Wheat Scoop: Walton School Uses Wheat to Teach” can be viewed on the Kansas Wheat Association and Kansas Wheat Growers Web site at www.kswheat.com/

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