Tag Archives: pre-school

SCR-I to Host Public Open House for Viewing of Recent Expansion Project

While the first semester of the school year was winding down and students were preparing for holiday parties and Christmas break, staff at Scotland County R-I took advantage of the slower schedule to make a big move. Earlier this month the district relocated its pre-school classrooms from the First Baptist Church to the recently completed […]

SCR-I Preschool Program Earning Top Grades From Parents

The Scotland County R-I Early Childhood Integrated Program has been hopping with activity this semester. Spring is always a busy season and the preschool classes are definitely keeping their calendar full. After returning from Winter Break, teachers started preparing for a variety of events. The full calendar started with hosting Donuts for Dads on February […]

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 […]

Former Educator Points to Preschool Program’s Success as Factor for Supporting Proposition KIDS Ballot Initiative

Proposition KIDS (Keep Improving District Schools) is a measure that will appear on the November 4th ballot for the Scotland County R-I School District. The measure will ask voters to approve a tax increase to pay for the construction and equipping of an Early Childhood Center, a library/media center expansion, and a new band and […]