Tag Archives: Early Childhood Center

School Board Approves $1.225 Million Contract for Building Expansion

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, April 12, 2018, at 6:00 p.m.  President Trinity Davis called the meeting to order with seven members present.  President Davis swore in Mr. Cole Tippet and Mr. Sam Berkowitz.  Mr. Gary Miller was presented a plaque for his 18 years of dedicated […]

School Board Rejects All Bids For New Addition Project

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 […]

SCR-I Loses Funding Option for Early Childhood Center

The Scotland County R-I School District likely will have to go back to the drawing board once again in the effort to create an early childhood learning center. Last week the SCR-I Board of Education rescinded an action to place a $0.10 cent levy increase on the August ballot. Just a day after unanimously approving […]

Lack of Grant Funding Derails Plan for SCR-I Early Childhood Center

A shortfall in state and federal funding made a proposal for a local tax levy extremely short lived. At the May 12th meeting of the Scotland County R-I Board of Education, the board voted 7-0 to pursue a $0.10 tax levy increase to help fund construction of an Early Childhood Center. The following day, the […]

Second Year of Early Childhood Development Program Underway at SCR-I

Scotland County R-I Schools kicked off another first day of school on Monday, August 25 as the district welcomed preschool students back to school for the second year of the Early Childhood expansion at SCR-I. “We are excited about the impact it is having on the youth of Scotland County,” said elementary school principal Nathan Pippert. […]

SCR-I Hires Architect for Possible Early Childhood Center Project

The Scotland County R-I  Board of Education met in regular session on Tuesday, December 10, 2013. President George Koontz called the regular meeting to order at 6:30 p.m., with five members present. Sam Berkowitz and Matt McKee were absent. The board reviewed reports from recently completed interviews with five architectural firms interested in working with […]