Tag Archives: Scotland County R-I

School Board Approves Snow Removal Bid at November Meeting

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, November 14th. President Christy Aylward called the regular meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. with six members present, Mr. Berkowitz was absent. Consent Agenda  The board voted 6-0 to approve the following items on the consent agenda: Approve Extended Holiday Request Minutes […]

With Over $300,000 in Private Funding, SCR-I Set to Start Construction on New All-Weather Track

After securing more than half the funding privately, the Scotland County R-I Board of Education on Friday voted to move forward with a $600,000 project to construct a new all-weather track. The board voted 7-0 to accept the bid from ATG Sports to construct the new eight-lane all-weather track as well as a separate pair […]

Memphis FFA Chapter Celebrates National FFA Week

The Memphis FFA Chapter at Scotland County R-I High School will celebrate National FFA Week February 16-23, 2019. National FFA Week embraces more than 90 years of FFA traditions while looking forward to the organization’s future. More than 653,000 members with a passion for agriculture will participate in activities at local, state and national levels. […]

State Honors SCR-I as Exemplary Professional Learning Communities School

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

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 […]

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 Announces Plans for Tiger Plaza, Corresponding Fundraising Efforts

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 […]

Memphis FFA Members Awarded American FFA Degree’s

Each year, the National FFA Organization honors FFA members who show the utmost dedication to the organization through their desire to develop their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. The American FFA Degree is bestowed upon a select group of students in recognition of their years of academic and […]

Missouri DNR Grant Awards $232,060 Toward All-Weather Track at SCR-I High School

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 Marching Tigers Punctuate Season With High Honors

The Scotland County R-I band was awarded for their diligent practice at the final competitions of the season.  On October 13, the band traveled to Fayette for the CMU Band Day.  In parade competition, the Marching Tigers received 7th of 14 and Outstanding Street Auxiliary. The drumline received 1st place and, in field show competition, […]