Category Archives: SCHOOL

Shoes From the Heart Visits SCR-I Elementary

Written on March 21, 2017 at 4:42 pm, by

by Andrea Brassfield Shoes From the Heart, a ministry whose mission is to provide brand new shoes to children, visited Scotland County’s Elementary school Tuesday, March 21st, handing out 30 pairs of shoes to children there. Donnie Bonuchi and his late wife, Cindy, started the ministry in Macon, MO in 2012.  At that time, their […]

School Board Seeking Projects for 2017-18 Building Trades Program

Written on March 20, 2017 at 7:54 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Monday, March 13th, 2017, at 6:30 p.m.  Vice President Christy Aylward called the meeting to order with four members present. Gary Miller and Trinity Davis were absent.  Trinity Davis arrived at the meeting at 7:22 p.m. Financial Update Superintendent Ryan Bergeson presented a […]

Memphis FFA Celebrates FFA Week February 18-25, 2017

Written on February 14, 2017 at 3:01 pm, by

Memphis FFA and FFA chapters across the nation will celebrate National FFA Week, February 18th-26th.  The theme this year is Transform Purpose to Action.  Chapters have activities planned to raise awareness about the National FFA Organization and the role it plays in the development of the agriculture industry’s future leaders and the importance of agricultural […]

Scotland County Advances in WGEM Academic Challenge at JWCC

Written on February 14, 2017 at 2:34 pm, by

Members of the Scotland County High School Quiz Bowl team advanced to the semifinal round of the WGEM Academic Challenge Quiz Bowl Tournament with a 270 to 230 win over North Shelby High School on Saturday, February 11.  This match was the second in a seven-part television series airing weekly on WGEM NBC, WGEM FOX […]

School Board Places $1.6 Million Bond Issue on April Ballot

Written on February 10, 2017 at 11:15 am, by

Targeting improved student safety by bringing more of the district’s program’s under one roof,  the Scotland County R-I Board of Education unanimously approved a $1.6 million bond issue to be placed on the April 4th ballot for local voters. The board voted 6-0, during a special January 17th board meeting, to place Proposition 2 on […]

SCR-I Competing in 27th Season of John Wood Community College, WGEM Academic Challenge

Written on January 31, 2017 at 10:57 pm, by

John Wood Community College and WGEM will launch the 27th season of the Academic Challenge Quiz Bowl Tournament on Saturday, February 4, with the competition’s first match between Macomb High School and Bushnell Prairie City High School airing at 6:30 p.m. on WGEM NBC. The match will be rebroadcast on Sunday, February 5, at 10:30 p.m. […]

Student Council, Retired Teachers’ Association collect TABS for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Mid-Missouri

Written on January 31, 2017 at 9:23 pm, by

The students, parents and the Scotland County community came together to collect aluminum tabs for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Mid-Missouri for the past 3 months at the elementary building. The collection yielded more than 20 gallon containers of aluminum tabs which weighed approximately 25 pounds. A longtime supporter of the charity, Ann Luther, was […]

SCR-I Elementary School Releases 2nd Quarter Honor Roll

Written on January 31, 2017 at 9:01 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I Elementary School recently released the names of students achieving honor roll status for the second quarter. Named to the A honor Roll in class 3A were: Austin Ambrose, Landon Blake, Dane Blessing, Kadence Burnett, Lillian Frederick, Ryan Harvey, Sadie Jackson, Kahlee Justice, Drayven Koser, Carman Robinson, Haven Stoddard, and Letha Ward. […]

Scotland County High School Releases 1st Quarter Honor Roll

Written on January 31, 2017 at 8:58 pm, by

The 2016-17 school year is more than half over and Scotland County R-I High School has announced the 7th-12th Grade Honor Roll for 1st Semester. Named to the honor roll were: 12th Grade A Honor Roll – Aaron Buford, Abi Feeney, Alex Hunolt, Andrew Dalton, Ariel Quenneville, Austin Day, Caleb Manchester, Calesse Bair, Cameron Stone, […]

Gundy Featured in Culver-Stockton College Senior Art Show

Written on January 31, 2017 at 8:07 pm, by

Culver-Stockton College hosted the 2017 senior art show, where eight seniors showcased their specialties before graduation this upcoming May. The art show was held in the Mabee Art Gallery of the Herrick Center, and was opened to family, friends, and fellow students of the soon-to-be graduates. The gallery showcased works of graphic design, pastel landscapes, […]