Category Archives: Education

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 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 […]

Boosters Upgrading Backstop at SCR-I Softball Field

Written on May 29, 2018 at 6:04 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I Booster Club, with the support of several area businesses, will be upgrading the backstop at the SCR-I softball field, located east of the elementary school. The planned improvement will match the backstop installed last year at the SCR-I baseball field. Kevin Fromm and his sports equipment business will be donating the […]

School Board Rejects All Bids For New Addition Project

Written on March 15, 2018 at 12:57 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, March 9th, 2018, at 6:00 p.m.  President Trinity Davis called the meeting to order with seven members present. Financial Update Superintendent Ryan Bergeson presented a financial update for the board. “Year to date, we are on target for local, state, and federal […]

School Board Moving Forward With Lease Project for Campus Addition

Written on January 16, 2018 at 4:44 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, January 11, 2018.  President, Trinity Davis, called the public hearing to order at 6:00 p.m. The regular meeting was called to order at 6:30 p.m. seven members present. The board voted 7-0 to authorize the Series 2018 Lease Certificates of Participation Financing. In November 2017 the board approved […]

School Board Hires Engineering Firm for Proposed Campus Improvements

Written on November 14, 2017 at 11:00 am, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, November 9, 2017.  President Trinity Davis called the regular meeting to order at 6:30 p.m. with five members present, Mr. Tippett and Mr. Triplett were absent. Consent Agenda  The board voted 5-0 to approve the following items on the consent agenda: Minutes […]

School Board Fills Parents as Teacher Position at October Meeting

Written on October 19, 2017 at 1:09 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Wednesday, October 11, 2017.  President, Trinity Davis, called the regular meeting to order at 6:30 p.m. with six members present.  George Koontz was absent. Consent Agenda The board voted 6-0 to approve the following items on the consent agenda: Approve Minutes from September […]

Ministerial Alliance Project Aids 183 Students With Free School Supplies

Written on September 12, 2017 at 2:30 pm, by

The Scotland County Ministerial Alliance met August 7 at the St. Paul Lutheran Church at 1 p.m. Those present were Mark Appold, Troy Barrett, Karen Biggs, Marie Ebeling, Dan Hite, Pam Glasgow, Diane Koontz, and Jack Sumption. Marie Ebeling was present to update the group on the School Backpacks.  A total of 183 students were […]

Scotland County Grad Secures Funding to Expand Industrial Arts Program

Written on November 8, 2016 at 11:30 am, by

A Scotland County R-I graduate is returning to his roots to help secure funding to expand his high school industrial arts program. Rich Green, Industrial Technology Coordinator at Knox County R-I High School, recently announced that several Scotland County businesses have made donations  to his program to help fund the purchase of a  Lincoln TorchMate […]