Budget Amendments Approved By R-II School Board

The Budget for the Chillicothe R-II School District was updated at Tuesday’s board meeting.  Superintendent Dr Dan Wiebers presented the budget revisions to the board, beginning with the revenue side. For the expenditures, there were a couple of revisions.  That includes teacher salaries. There was also $250,000 added to the budget for Career Ladder. The summer school numbers were also […]

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Chillicothe R-II Career Ladder Approved

The Chillicothe R-II Career Ladder program was approved at Tuesday’s School Board meeting.  The District will receive funding from the State of Missouri for the Career Ladder program.  Superintendent Dr Dan Wiebers says it is a program that benefits both the students and the teaching staff. The Career Ladder activities are outside of normal school hours and do not include […]

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New School Year Begins August 23rd

The start of the new school year is closer than we think.  Chillicothe R-II Superintendent Dr Dan Wiebers says the new teachers will be in the building the second week of August. Wiebers says the return of students on August 23rd will be similar to last year. Parents are encouraged to contact the district office if they have questions.

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Chillicothe R-II School Personnel

The Chillicothe R-II School Board approved several personnel items in their closed executive session.  They include: CERTIFIED: Hire: Matthew Trussell – MS Math Jennifer Anderson – 3rd Grade Teacher Cyrsten Sarbaugh – Ag Ed Instructor Anthony Fairchild – MS At-Risk Resignations: Holly Thompson-MS Special Ed Diane Pittman-MS Special Ed EXTRA DUTY: Hire: Michele Philips – Vocal Music Kelsey Butler – […]

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Chillicothe Education Foundation Mini Grant Awards Presented

The Chillicothe Education Foundation awarded nearly $3,300 in mini-grants to teachers in the Chillicothe R-II School District.  The prize patrol surprised the teachers Wednesday morning with the presentations in their classrooms. The recipients for the Spring Mini-Grants include: Cassie Holcer, CES, “Title 1” – $500 Matthan Mrkvicka – CMS & CHS – Performance Recording – $472.83 Nathan Zabka – GRTS […]

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Chillicothe R-II Teachers Receive Mini Grants

The Chillicothe Education Foundation hosted a pancake breakfast for the District Staff at their In-Service Training Monday morning.  Foundation Chair Ed Douglas says they also handed out $5,000 in mini grants. 2020-21 Mini Grant Winners – 1st Semester (photos below) Upgrading Camera Technology for CMS Yearbook Jeanette Johnson   CMS Yearbook (6-8) $300.00 Give Them What They Need Brooke Wolf […]

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Chillicothe Education Foundation Presents Mini Grants

The Chillicothe Education Foundation’s “prize patrol” surprised several Chillicothe R-II staff members Wednesday morning with the happy news that they had been awarded mini-grants up to $500.  The Foundation members showed up with balloons and a BIG Check! Winners of this year’s fall mini-grants are: Brooke Wolf, Chillicothe Elementary School – “Publish Books for a Lifetime” Jaryn Schneider, Chillicothe Elementary […]

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