Chase students attend school in the Chase Unified School District 401. Total enrollment for USD 401 is 163 (2015). Students can participate in a variety of activities including Scholar’s Bowl, National Honor Society and track.
Chase is home to 468 (2013) residents. Chase enjoys a small town atmosphere with access to many surrounding attractions including the Rolling Hills Zoo, Kansas Motorcycle Museum and the McPherson Water Park. The Chase 401 school district provides an excellent education for Chase students.
Chase is located north of highway KS-96. Hutchinson and McPherson are under 50 minutes from Chase. Great Bend is a quick 30 minute commute away.
Chase Local Attractions/Activities
Chase is home to one restaurant and one church, the Longshot Bar & Grill and the Presbyterian Church. Surrounding towns like Salina and McPherson offer many local attractions.
Rolling Hills Zoo
Here you can get face-to-face with a rare white camel, an Indian rhino, a curious orangutan, an ornery aardvark or many of the other animals of the 100+ species of wildlife at home in our zoo. Great care has been taken to provide our animals spacious and naturalistic environments throughout 60 acres of beautifully landscaped park.
(Source- Rolling Hills Zoo-www.rollinghillswildlife.com)
Kansas Motorcycle Museum
The Kansas Motorcycle Museum is home to over 100 vintage and rare motorcycles of various makes and models. It also has numerous motorcycle racing memorabilia, photos, posters and much, much more! The museum was started in 2003 as a local tribute to Marquette's own motorcycle racing legend and FIVE TIME National Racing Champion, "Stan the Man" Engdahl. On display are over 600 trophies Stan won and his legendary Harley Davidson custom-built racing motorcycle he rode during his motorcycle racing career which spanned six decades from the 1940's to the 1990's. While Stan unfortunately passed away on November 12, 2007, Museum volunteers continue to hold the museum open seven days a week.
You can select from an assortment of activities; cruise the 500 foot lazy river, a giant water slide, deep diving area, 8 lane 50 meter pool and a children’s spray recreation area. The McPherson Water Park offers fun for all ages!
(Source- McPherson Water Park-www.mcphersonwaterpark.com)