Category Archives: SCHOOL

Memphis FFA Girls’ Trap Team Takes Third at State

Written on May 14, 2019 at 2:00 pm, by

The Memphis FFA trap shooting program traveled to the Linn Creek State FFA Trap Competition on Saturday, April 27th.  The Memphis Girls’ Team took third out of 21 teams. “Congratulations to our girls,” said team co-captain Jared Dunn. “They have done really well this year.” Fellow co-captain Gabe Shultz ended up scoring 98/100 for the […]

Superintendent’s Corner

Written on April 30, 2019 at 3:03 pm, by

The conclusion of another school year is rapidly approaching at the Scotland County R-1 School District.  The 2018-2019 school year has included many successful experiences inside and outside the classroom and our staff and students have been working hard to achieve at high levels.  As we approach the end of the school year, there are […]

School Board Approves Coaching Assignments at April Meeting

Written on April 22, 2019 at 4:23 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, April 11, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. President Christy Aylward called the meeting to order with seven members present. Mr. Cole Tippett swore in Mrs. Christy Aylward and Mrs. Sidney Johnson to the board of education. Mrs. Trinity Davis was presented a plaque […]

Scotland County R-I High School Releases 3rd Quarter Honor Roll

Written on April 16, 2019 at 3:31 pm, by

Scotland County R-I High School has released the honor roll for the 3rd quarter of the 2018-19 school year. Seniors named to the A honor roll were Kaylyn Anders, Kolby Armstrong, Jaycen Bair, Alicia Bishop, Abby Blessing, Madie Bondurant, Sydney Buckallew, Kyle Childress, Nova Cline, Austin Cochran, Haley Darcy, Jared Dunn, Brock Durflinger, Patrick Durham, […]

With Over $300,000 in Private Funding, SCR-I Set to Start Construction on New All-Weather Track

Written on April 16, 2019 at 3:03 pm, by

After securing more than half the funding privately, the Scotland County R-I Board of Education on Friday voted to move forward with a $600,000 project to construct a new all-weather track. The board voted 7-0 to accept the bid from ATG Sports to construct the new eight-lane all-weather track as well as a separate pair […]

Scotland County School Foundation Provides Education Opportunities at SCR-I School District

Written on March 25, 2019 at 8:49 am, by

The Scotland County School Foundation fund was established on December 21 2015 with a mission to provide educational opportunities to the students, teachers, and staff of the Scotland County R-1 School District, beyond those that can be provided by the district itself, and to promote and encourage the highest standards of educational excellence and achievement. […]

Career Day

Written on March 21, 2019 at 1:38 pm, by

SCR-I ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CAREER DAY – Scotland County Elementary School held the annual Career Day, Monday, March 11th.  Presenters included: Jordan Fulk and Stacy Alexander (City of Memphis), Monty Mumford (Shelter Insurance), Andrew Duley and Nick Kratzer (MoDOT), Tacey Monroe (Scotland County Library), Erick Byrn and Nikki Long (SC Ambulance), Morgan Milligan (E911), Derek Weber […]

Board of Education Approves Purchase of Four New 2020 School Buses

Written on March 19, 2019 at 5:07 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, March 14th, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.  President Christy Aylward called the meeting to order with seven members present.           Consent Agenda  The board voted 7-0 to approve the agenda.  The board voted 7-0 to approve the following items on the Consent Agenda: […]

School Board Approves Two Saturday Makeup Days

Written on February 26, 2019 at 4:07 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education had a Public Hearing on Thursday, February 14, 2019, at 4:00 p.m., to review the proposed 2019-2020 School Calendar prior to the February board meeting. President Christy Aylward called the meeting to order at 4:20 p.m. with seven board members present.  Mrs. Waltedda Blessing and the FFA Livestock […]

Gist, Dunnett Crowned Champions of 37th Annual Spelling Bee

Written on February 26, 2019 at 12:47 pm, by

Scotland County R-I held the 37th annual Spelling Bee on Friday, February 15, 2019 at the elementary school gymnasium.  This year’s competition featured two categories.  The first category was a competition for second and third grade students.  The second category included students in grades four through six. The winner of the second and third grade […]