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Elsberry Alumni Banquet set for May 2

 Posted on March 26, 2015 at 8:52 am

The annual Elsberry High School Alumni Banquet will be held on May 2 at 6:00 p.m. in the Elsberry High School gymnasium. Doors will open at 5:00 p.m. The class of 1965 will be special guests this year and will be honored as 50-year graduates. The class of 1990 will be honored as 25-year graduates. The class of 2015 will be welcomed as the newest Alumni Association members. Graduates of

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  • Elsberry R-II Educator Profile

     Posted on March 25, 2015 at 11:14 am

    Reagan Skaggs

    Position – Salad Bar Attendant Number of years at Elsberry Schools – 8 years Favorite food – Mashed potatoes and gravy Favorite color – blue Favorite quote – Live each day like it’s your last As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up- beautician What is one of your fondest memories working at Elsberry – Laughing with the kitchen gals every day! One piece of

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  • Elsberry R-II Educator Profile

     Posted on March 20, 2015 at 9:25 am

    Thelma Boedeker

    Position – Cashier in Food Service Number of years at Elsberry Schools – 5 ½ years Favorite food – Pasta Favorite color – Blue Favorite quote – “It is what it is” As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up - Interior Designer What is one of your fondest memories working at Elsberry – What Children say One piece of advice you would want to

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  • Eighth grade students learn the job interview process

     Posted on March 20, 2015 at 9:14 am

    Paul Graven and Gabriel Gonzalez

    At Elsberry School teachers try to prepare the students daily for what the future might hold. Resume writing and job interviewing is crucial for everyone. Recently, English Teacher, Tori Towery has been working with eighth grade students about the proper way to be prepared for interviews. This includes knowledge of the business and proper dress. With the help of Middle School Principal Jason Miller, the two had professionals from the

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  • Sixth Grade Science classes experiments

     Posted on March 20, 2015 at 9:11 am

    Science Fair - Hunter Brandt.

    Doing experiments is a large part of any science class. Recently, the sixth grade classes taught by Dani Rockwell, Melissa Grossner and Cari Braden studied and learned about how to prepare a science experiment and what it takes for it to be accurate. Including things such as, a hypothesis, materials, procedure, research, variables, application, data, results and conclusion. Each student in the class pick a subject that they thought they could

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  • Reller and Wankel go to the wall for Clarence Cannon Elementary students

     Posted on March 20, 2015 at 9:07 am


    On March 13 students at Clarence Cannon Elementary School had the rare, if not completely unique opportunity to duct tape Elsberry R-II Superintendent Dr. Tim Reller [at top] and Clarence Cannon Elementary Principal Toni Wankel [at bottom] to the wall. Students earned that opportunity by bringing in 12,000 box tops for education within a period of five weeks. Those box tops helped raise a total of $1,200 for the elementary

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  • O’Brien steps down from Elsberry R-II School Board after 18 years

     Posted on March 18, 2015 at 10:55 am

    Elsberry R-II Superintendent Dr. Tim Reller [left] presents Sean O’Brien [right] with a plaque commemorating his 18 years of service to the Elsberry R-II School Board.

    Sean O’Brien, president of the Elsberry R-II School Board, presided over his last meeting on March 11. O’Brien has served on the board for the last 18 years and a small celebration was held prior to the meeting in order to commemorate the contributions that he has made to the district during that time. “On behalf of the board I want to thank you for all of your years of

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