Category Archives: Education

Board of Education Approves 2.76% Salary Increase for 2019-20 School Year

Written on June 18, 2019 at 2:23 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, June 13, 2019.  President Christy Aylward called the regular meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. with four members present. Cole Tippett joined open session at 6:05 p.m., George Koontz joined open session at 6:10 p.m., and Jamie Triplett was absent. Consent Agenda  […]

Recent Arrivals at Scotland County Memorial Library Adult Non Fiction

Written on May 23, 2019 at 8:58 am, by

What to Eat During Cancer Treatment, by Jeanne Besser Mending Matters: Stitch, Patch, and Repair Your Favorite Denim & More, by Katrina Rodabaugh Long-term Care: How to Plan and Pay for it, by J. L. Matthews Shotguns and Stagecoaches: the Brave Men Who Rode for Wells Fargo in the Wild West, by John Boessenecker Butterflies […]

Retired Teachers Association Planning Local Legislative Forum

Written on May 3, 2019 at 12:01 pm, by

The Scotland County Area of Retired Teachers and Personnel met on April 11, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Keith’s Café. President Julie Clapp called the meeting to order. A blessing was offered by June Kice. Rhonda McBee, vice-president, read the minutes from the January 10, 2019 meeting in the absence of the secretary. There were […]

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 […]