Category Archives: SCHOOL

WGEM Academic Challenge to Televise SCR-I Quiz Bowl Match vs. Clopton

Written on February 12, 2019 at 3:43 pm, by

Members of the Illini West High School Quiz Bowl team advanced to the semifinal round of the WGEM Academic Challenge Quiz Bowl Tournament with a 250 to 145 win over Clark County High School on Saturday, February 9.  This match was the second in a seven-part television series airing weekly on WGEM NBC, WGEM FOX […]

Class of 1967 Donates Smoker for Raffle to Support New SCR-I Track

Written on February 7, 2019 at 12:43 pm, by

After the successful pie and cupcake auctions as well as the sale of donated sports memorabilia this past week at Scotland County R-I home basketball games, the district announced the latest fundraising efforts to help bring the district a new all-weather track. Raffle tickets are now available in the SCR-I central office for a Cookshack […]

Scotland County R-I High School Releases 2nd Quarter Honor Roll

Written on January 29, 2019 at 4:15 pm, by

Scotland County R-I High School recently released the names of students placed on the district’s 2nd Quarter Honor Roll for the 2018-19 School year. Named to the 12th grade A honor roll were Breauna Altobelli, Kaylyn Anders, Jaycen Bair, Alicia Bishop, Abby Blessing, Madie Bondurant, Sydney Buckallew, Kyle Childress, Nova Cline, Austin Cochran, Haley Darcy, […]

State Honors SCR-I as Exemplary Professional Learning Communities School

Written on January 29, 2019 at 2:29 pm, by

Scotland County R-I Elementary School is being recognized for exemplary professional learning opportunities. “The designation was made possible through the hard work and dedication of the entire staff at Scotland County Elementary and the Elementary Professional Learning Communities (PLC) leadership team,” said Superintendent Ryan Bergeson. Missouri schools were to be honored during the 2019 Powerful […]

NINE SNOW DAYS AND COUNTING – Weather Taking Toll on School Calendar

Written on January 29, 2019 at 1:58 pm, by

Freezing rain, snow and frigid temperatures took turns harassing Scotland County last week, resulting in numerous closings and cancellations. Unfortunately more is being forecasted for this week. Scotland County R-I School district was hit the hardest. The week started off with a two-hour delay on Monday morning and never got going after that, as classes […]

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, […]