The KPS Facilities Department is committed to providing quality maintenance and operational support to all organizations and buildings of the Kearney Public School District. The staff is committed to a service approach to maintenance facilities and operational support with the timeliest response consistent with staffing, workload, and quality. Facilities Management views each school, organization and department as a valued customer, and is committed to continue to provide the best service possible.

Trent Bosard, Facilities Director
417 East 6th Street Kearney, NE 68847
Phone: 308-698-8255    Fax: 308-698-8256



Please note: There is a minimum of 2-week notice required for any facility request.

Kearney Public School District is pleased to announce a new Calendar Based system called Community Use for the submission of facility rental requests, this site is only for Non-KPS events only.  You can access the Community Use system by clicking here:  

Please follow the prompts to register and login to the Community Use system. If you need assistance, please use the links below:

KPS facilities are not available for use before 4 pm on school days for any Class 2 activities.  On non-school days the facilities are available from 7 am to 11 pm for Class 2 activities.  Schools are closed on holidays and during the NSAA 5 day moratorium.  


To request Access to Community Use:

  • Video tutorial: CLICK HERE
  • Printable document: CLICK BELOW


To submit requests in Community Use:

  • Video tutorial: CLICK HERE
  • Printable document: CLICK BELOW


Important Rental Information

  •  Facility Use Handbook:



Trent Bosard, Facilities Director  308-698-8255    
[email protected]

Denise Valentine, Secretary  308-698-8255
[email protected]

Carl Bredahl, Operations Manager  308-698-8254  
[email protected]

Dan Wheeler, Facilities & Grounds Manager  308-698-8252
[email protected]



  • Kearney Public Schools has approximately 1,100,000 square feet of floor space which sits on approximately 270 acres of land.
  • There are 350,000 square feet of space at Kearney High.
  • 61 people work in the Facilities Department.
  • The Whittier Learning Resource Center is the oldest building in the district, being built in 1920.
  • Central Elementary which was built in 1927 is the oldest school in the district.
  • Kearney High School, our newest building, was built in 2016.