Category Archives: SCHOOL

Sports Memorabilia Auction to Benefit SCR-I Track Project

Written on January 15, 2019 at 3:42 pm, by

While fans at the January 28th Scotland County versus Marion County varsity basketball games will obviously be Tigers and Mustang fans, the SCR-I school district is hoping there will be plenty of Kansas City Chiefs and St. Louis Cardinals fans on hand as well. Superintendent Ryan Bergeson recently announced that the high school will host […]

Wilson Farms, Helena Announce $1,000 Scholarship

Written on December 21, 2018 at 10:19 am, by

 Helena’s Wyaconda Branch is excited to announce the recipient of the Helena HomeGrown Scholarship. Wilson Farms is the winner of a $1,000 scholarship dedicated in their name to an eligible student currently residing in a qualified county. To view qualified counties, visit The Helena HomeGrown Scholarship will be awarded to a 2019 graduating high […]

School Board Forms Committee to Consider Security Upgrades

Written on December 21, 2018 at 10:14 am, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Wednesday, December 12, 2018. President Christy Aylward called the regular meeting to order at 5:30 p.m., with seven members present.  Consent Agenda  The board voted 7-0 to approve the Consent Agenda to include the following: Approve Minutes from November 8, 2018 Approve personal […]

SCR-I Announces Plans for Tiger Plaza, Corresponding Fundraising Efforts

Written on November 29, 2018 at 9:41 am, by

As part of the recent announcement of a roughly quarter million dollar grant to help fund a new all-weather track at Scotland County R-I High School, the district recently unveiled plans for a new entrance to the outdoor athletic facilities to be called Tiger Plaza. The paved walkway initially has been designed from the west […]

Scotland County R-I High School Releases First Quarter Honor Roll

Written on November 26, 2018 at 11:00 am, by

Scotland County R-I High School recently released the names of students in grades 7 – 12 who have been named to the academic honor roll for the first semester of the 2018-19 school year. Named to the 7th grade A Honor Roll were Emma Anders, Kendal Anderson, Hugh Baker, Corbin Blessing, Brooke Campbell, Jericho Dugger, […]

SCR-I Math Classes Seeking Survey Responses From SCR-I Graduates

Written on November 26, 2018 at 10:53 am, by

The students enrolled in Mrs. McCluskey’s Advanced Placement (AP) Statistics course are working on a project for the duration of the school year to help them learn how to analyze various forms of data as well as how to present their results.  The students decided it would be interesting to collect information from graduates of […]

Memphis FFA Members Awarded American FFA Degree’s

Written on November 20, 2018 at 11:05 am, by

Each year, the National FFA Organization honors FFA members who show the utmost dedication to the organization through their desire to develop their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. The American FFA Degree is bestowed upon a select group of students in recognition of their years of academic and […]

Memphis FFA Chapter to Host Annual Coon Hunt November 21st

Written on November 13, 2018 at 6:16 pm, by

The 2018 Memphis FFA Coon Hunt will be held on Wednesday, November 21st.  Registration will be from 6:00-7:00 p.m. at the Scotland County Fairgrounds in the Art Hall.  The teams will be released to hunt at 7:00 and will all need to be checked back in at the art hall by 10:00 p.m. The cost […]

SCR-I Board of Education Discusses Green House, All-Weather Track Projects

Written on November 13, 2018 at 5:15 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, November 8, 2018.  President Christy Aylward called the regular meeting to order at 5:30 p.m. with five members present, Mr. Tippett and Mr. Triplett were absent. The facility tour was conducted between 5:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.  President Aylward brought the meeting […]

Missouri DNR Grant Awards $232,060 Toward All-Weather Track at SCR-I High School

Written on October 31, 2018 at 9:44 am, by

A Land and Water Conservation Grant (LWCF) through the Missouri Department of Natural resources (DNR) will help save local tax payers some dollars when a new all-weather track is constructed at the Scotland County R-I High School. State officials announced last week that the school’s project was among the recipients of LWCF funding in a […]