Spickard Board Of Ed Report
Date 2013/9/18 4:44:03 | Topic: News
|Three persons were hired last evening by the Spickard R-2 Board of Education. Following an executive session, Kara Wilson was hired as a part time,temporary, para professional.|
Kayla Slater and Laura Hanes were hired for parents as teachers with six cooperating schools: Newtown Harris, Laredo, Grundy R-5, Chula, Pleasant View R-6, and Spickard.
It was announced that a 10 thousand dollar grant from Monsanto will be used to purchase I-pads for the classroom.
The Spickard district will again participate in the Backpack Buddies program through the community food pantry. It's a weekend food program for needy students. Spickard has been allowed 20 positions in Backpack Buddies.
In recognition of Spickard obtaining a 100 percent rating on the annual performance report, students will be treated to a movie and snack on September 27th for their academic efforts on last years' MAP and Standford tests.