Category Archives: SCHOOL

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 […]

Scotland County Marching Tigers Punctuate Season With High Honors

Written on October 23, 2018 at 5:50 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I band was awarded for their diligent practice at the final competitions of the season.  On October 13, the band traveled to Fayette for the CMU Band Day.  In parade competition, the Marching Tigers received 7th of 14 and Outstanding Street Auxiliary. The drumline received 1st place and, in field show competition, […]

Superintendent’s Corner

Written on October 23, 2018 at 11:00 am, by

by Ryan Bergeson National School Bus Safety Week Theme: “My Driver – My Safety Hero!” National School Bus Safety Week is October 22nd through October 26th. It is an excellent opportunity for parents, students, teachers, motorists, school bus drivers, and school administrators to join forces and address the importance of school bus safety. Designed to […]

SCR-I Students Attend Future Leaders Academy Hosted by Congressman Graves 

Written on October 23, 2018 at 10:49 am, by

Nearly 100 high school students from across North Missouri came together at Hannibal-LaGrange University on Tuesday, October 16th to take part in Congressman Sam Graves’ annual Future Leaders Academy. “These students are among the best and brightest in North Missouri,” said Graves. “I believe the Future Leaders Academy is a great opportunity for these students […]

SCR-I Band Brings Home Top Honors From CMU Band Day in Fayette

Written on October 16, 2018 at 1:06 pm, by

Fayette – There’s only one day a year when thousands of talented high school musicians gather in Fayette, excited to prove how hard they’ve worked and battle it out for a win – Central Methodist University’s Band Day. Sponsored by CMU’s Swinney Conservatory of Music, the 54th annual competition took place on Saturday, October 13, […]

Scotland County R-I Commemorates Homecoming With Week-Long Celebration

Written on October 12, 2018 at 2:37 pm, by

Scotland County R-I hosted its annual Homecoming festivities on Friday, October 5.  The whole week was filled with activities such as student Spirit days, tailgating, float building, the parade, the community pep rally, the football game, crowning ceremonies, and the homecoming dance. As part of the Spirit days throughout the week, students gave back to […]

VFW Offering Youth Scholarships as Part of National Essay Contests

Written on October 9, 2018 at 12:35 pm, by

The VFW is dedicated to promoting patriotism and investing in our future generation.. If a student is a democracy-loving high school student interested in a $30,000 college scholarship or a patriotic middle school student interested in winning $5,000, these scholarships may be for you. Voice of Democracy: Established in 1947, our Voice of Democracy audio-essay […]

Memphis FFA Trap Team Finishes Third at Area Shoot in Macon

Written on October 8, 2018 at 11:23 am, by

The Memphis FFA Trap Team took third place at the Area Shoot held in Macon on September 25th, with a total of 40 teams competing. Ten members of the Memphis FFA Trap Team traveled to Macon for the Area Competition.  The event scoring takes the five best scores from each team’s 10 shooters.  The Memphis […]