Category Archives: Education

Several FFA members recognized

Members of Neosho High School FFA recently attended the Area 11 FFA Banquet in Cassville. Several FFA members were recognized for their work with their Supervised Agricultural Experience Program. Those receiving awards were:                              

Health fair at Seneca Elementary

Heather Lankford’s third grade Project Based Learning (PBL) class hosted a health fair at the Seneca Elementary School gym on Thursday, March 23. “Our students researched, created exhibits, and prepared scripts to teach the other students at Seneca Elementary how to make healthy life choices,” said Lankford. “Our classroom is a PBL (project based learning) classroom… Read More »

Students enjoying new 3D printers

Two seniors at the Seneca Learning Center (SLC) passed the HiSET exam in January and February. Josh Hulsey and Bailey Farmer will be graduating under the Missouri Options program for passing this exam. “The HiSET exam consists of five categories including reading, writing, social studies, math, and science,” said John Wyrick, SLC principal. Students who… Read More »

Westview Students of the Week for Jan. 9-13

Westview Students of the Week for Jan. 9-13 are: (Back row, l-r) Logan Furgerson, Emma Schick, Dylan Brewer, Will Jennings, and Destiny Boyer. (Front row) Chloe Proctor, Naylen Brown, Brayden Reynolds, and Morgan Boyer.

Westview Students of the Week: November 7-11, 2016

Westview Students of the Week for Nov. 7-11 are: (Back row, l-r) Madison Babbitt, Anthony Fleming, Khiyah Rogers, and Max Benton. (Front row, l-r) Melody Lauderdale, Joanna Francisco, Brylee Wilson, Lena Harter, and Emma Lutz.

Freeman, Seneca schools team up on health care

Seneca School District and Freeman Clinic of Seneca have joined forces for healthcare services for students and staff in the school district. “We have teamed up our nurses with the Freeman Clinic of Seneca to help our nurses get students and teachers the treatment they need immediately,” said Dr. Jim Cummins, superintendent of schools in… Read More »

New approvals spring from the East Newton school board

Melinda Larson spoke to the East Newton R-6 Board of Education regarding contracted substitute teaching services at its June meeting. The board approved the consent agenda, including the previous month’s board minutes, monthly bills, approved surplus property; let bids for tires; set lunch and breakfast prices for the 2015-2016 school year; and transferred funds from… Read More »

Westview school board makes important decisions

The Westview C-6 Board of Education met Tuesday, June 30, at 6 p.m. in the teacher’s workroom at the school. Minutes of the previous meeting were approved. The financial statement and expenditure reports were also approved, in addition to the final budget for the 2014-2015 year. The school board approved the district programs and plans… Read More »