Category Archives: SCHOOL

Scotland County R-I District Reports Financial Balances Remain Above Target

Written on September 20, 2018 at 1:28 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, September 13, 2018.  President Christy Aylward called the regular meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. with seven members present. Financial Update The board reviewed the year-to-date financial statements.  Year-to-date revenues currently total $539,920.72 and Year-to-date expenditures are $818,954.47.  The district is currently […]

Memphis Trap Team Claims Title at Lake Show-Me Labor Day Weekend Event

Written on September 20, 2018 at 1:27 pm, by

The 3rd Annual Memphis Trap Shoot was held at Lake Show-Me over Labor Day weekend. The  Memphis FFA program hosted 30 teams with 150 individuals shooting over 7,500 rounds. The Memphis A Team led the way to a victory with a score of 237/250. “A-Team Members Jared Dunn, Eli Kigar, Luke Triplett, Jake McDaniel and […]

Childress Leads Memphis FFA Trap Team to Win in Season Opener

Written on September 4, 2018 at 1:43 pm, by

The Memphis Chapter of FFA Trap Team began the 2018 season at Macon on August 25th taking three full teams to compete in the season-opener. Memphis claimed first place in the 36-team field of competitors. The top shooter for Scotland County was Kyle Childress, scoring a 49 out of 50. Shelby Troutman topped the girls’ […]

LeRoy Huff Honored with Friend of Education Award

Written on August 24, 2018 at 1:40 pm, by

The Annual spring meeting of the Missouri Association of School Administrators (MASA), was recently held at the Lodge of the 4 Seasons in Lake Ozark Missouri. A highlight of the meeting was the awards banquet and the recognition reception. This year’s recipients who were honored included the Missouri Superintendent of the year, the Emeritus Educators, […]

School Board Votes to Raise Tax Levy Rate

Written on August 14, 2018 at 5:15 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met Monday, August 13th following the completion of the public tax rate hearing at 5:45 p.m. The regular meeting was called to order at 6:00 p.m. with five members present.  Sam Berkowitz and Jamie Triplett were absent. Superintendent Ryan Bergeson presented a financial update for the board after […]

2018-2019 Scotland County FFA Trap Team Begins New Season

Written on August 14, 2018 at 10:58 am, by

The Scotland County FFA Trap Team had tryouts this past week at the Lake Show-Me shooting range. A total of 24 FFA students tried out for 18 positions. “This year we are stacked with well-seasoned shooters,” said senior team co-captain, Gabe Shultz. “We have 15 returning members, of which six are seniors. New to our […]

SCR-I Elementary School to Host Open House BBQ August 16th

Written on August 7, 2018 at 9:36 pm, by

Scotland County R-I Elementary School is inviting students and parents to join the staff for the annual Back to School Barbeque on Thursday, August 16th from 4-6 p.m. at the Scotland County Elementary School. Students in grades K-6 may bring in their school supplies, meet their teacher and see their classroom. Families are invited to […]

SCR-I Expanding Advance Placement Offerings for 2018-19 School Year

Written on August 3, 2018 at 2:46 pm, by

The Advanced Placement Program at Scotland County R-I is about to enter its fifth year. The results of the 2018 AP exams are in and SCR-I students continue to see positive results. Over 2.7 million students around the world took 4.9 million AP exams this May. On any given exam, the overall pass rate is […]

SCR-I Campus Upgrades Will Continue As New School year Sets to Kickoff

Written on July 31, 2018 at 5:09 pm, by

Things are going to look quite a bit different on the Scotland County R-I campus this school year, even if it won’t all be completed when classes start later this month. The district is undertaking a $1.225 million expansion, adding a roughly 5,000 square foot addition between the high school and elementary school to house […]

School District Set to Close Out Budget Year With $60,000 Surplus

Written on July 24, 2018 at 6:31 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Monday, July 16, 2018.  Vice President Trinity Davis called the regular meeting to order at 6:00 p.m., with six members present.  President Christy Aylward was absent. Superintendent Ryan Bergeson presented a preliminary status report on the final financial numbers for the 2017-18 school […]