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EMS Honor Roll

 Posted on April 23, 2014 at 11:01 am

Elsberry Middle School 5th Grade “A” Honor Roll Macy Barber, Hunter Brandt, Liberty Killian, Kylie Kinsler, Mara Lammert, Madison Leckbee and Veronica Whiteside. Elsberry Middle School 6th Grade “A” Honor Roll Reagan Ann Boettcher, Lyman Heras, William Hogarth, Hailey King, Brook Riffle, Jacob Rimel, John Robinson and Madison Steen. Elsberry Middle School 7th Grade “A” Honor Roll Trevor Anthony, Bishop Craig, Lauryn Eberhart, Eva Gladney, Amy Hays, Clare Henry, Josephine

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  • Getting to know Elsberry’s Educators

     Posted on April 23, 2014 at 10:57 am


    Trudy Bull Position – Physical Education Teacher/Coach Number of years as an educator -15 Favorite food –Frog Legs Favorite color – Blue As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up- An Olympic athlete What is one of your fondest memories as an educator – Watching a student who had no faith in his abilities work hard and ultimately achieve his goal and succeed where he

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  • Technical Center students place at Skills USA Contest

     Posted on April 23, 2014 at 10:51 am

    Pike-Lincoln Technical Center [PLTC] students attended the Missouri Skills USA Leadership and Skills Conference at Linn State Technical College in Linn, Mo. on April 3- 5. Students left from PLTC early Thursday morning and spent the next three days competing and representing their school in different contests. On Saturday, the results were announced and PLTC staff is excited about how well their students performed. Anothony Caruthers placed 3rd in the

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  • Teacher Talk at Elsberry R-II, by Kim Jones-Media Liaison

     Posted on April 21, 2014 at 8:48 am

    Teacher Talk

    First grade teachers Mrs. Marshall, Mrs. Conner and Mrs. Jordan have been very busy teaching first graders many concepts they will use throughout their educational years. In phonics students have been learning new sounds like tch, dge, ie and spelling rules to help spell words. “Henry and Mudge” is currently the book of choice where students are learning about cause and effect. In writing teachers are working on creative spring

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  • Special guest at morning gathering

     Posted on April 19, 2014 at 7:31 am

    Maddie O

    On April 11 second graders at Clarence Cannon Elementary School presented Madison Olsen with money they collected this year through selling rubber band jewelry.  Madison is a student in the Elsberry R-II School District and she has been battling cancer. She has two more treatments remaining and her peers are eagerly awaiting her return to school next year.

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  • Elsberry’s “Excellent Fleet” of buses

     Posted on April 17, 2014 at 7:39 am


    Parents in the Elsberry R-II School District can continue to rest easy knowing that their children are being transported to and from school in buses that are 100 percent safe. That’s because the district has once again passed its annual school bus inspection with a perfect score. Those inspections, conducted by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education [DESE] in conjunction with the Missouri State Highway Patrol, first began in

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  • Prom Royalty

     Posted on April 9, 2014 at 11:11 am


    Elsberry High School held their 2014 Prom Saturday evening, April 5, on the school campus. Crowned royalty at the “Mardi Gras Masquerade” were Louis Thurman and Samantha Marre, seniors. Other candidates, (l to r) Thomas Hensley and Brandi George, juniors; Adam Sherrow and Brittni Hagemeier, seniors; 2014 Royalty; Lane Fernandez and Krista Dye, retiring royalty, Class of 2013; Grant Black and Kristy Burkemper, juniors.

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