Area schools compete in FFA judging event in Lathrop

In career development event results from the Lathrop judging day on Monday, March 11, 2019, the Princeton FFA had two teams win first place while teams from Trenton, Grundy R-5, Gallatin, Hamilton, South Harrison, and Putnam County each had one first-place finish. Princeton took top honors at Lathrop in horse evaluations. Individually, Payton Goodin was […]

Grundy Electric Foundation

GEC Community Foundation awards grants to area schools

The GEC Community Foundation, Incorporated Trustees have awarded 11 grants totaling $4,181. Education grants awarded to area school districts included North Harrison of Eagleville, Cainsville R-1, Princeton R-5, South Harrison of Bethany, North Mercer R-3 of Mercer, Pleasant View R-6 of Trenton, Spickard R-2, Pattonsburg R-2, and Gilman City R-4. The grants were funded by […]

Science Olympiad 2019

Area schools compete in Science Olympiad

Recently, several high schools participated in Science Olympiad on the campus of North Central Missouri College in Trenton, Missouri. Those schools included Trenton, Stanberry, South Harrison, King City, Northeast Nodaway, Maysville, and Pattonsburg. Taking first place was King City followed by South Harrison in second, Northeast Nodaway third, and Maysville in fourth. These top four […]

Graduation caps

Area schools announce top graduates

The top graduates from several schools were announced Friday night during commencement ceremonies. The Valedictorian for Pleasant View R-6’s eighth-grade class was Teya Cooksey. Jillian Simpson was named the Salutatorian and also received the Eckert Citizenship Award. Jamesport Tri-County High School announced its Valedictorian as Lilly Simons and its Salutatorian as Macey Ward. Hayley Michael […]

Upward Bound

Upward Bound now accepting applications from students

Upward Bound is now accepting applications from area high school students. The program serves six school districts: Trenton R-9, Chillicothe R-2, Gallatin R-5, Hamilton R-2, Jamesport Tri-County R-7, and Grundy County R-5 of Galt. Upward Bound assists high school students in preparing for a successful entrance into college through academic year advising, tutoring, and a […]

Missouri Schoolwide Positive Behavior Support

Area schools recognized as exemplary at training institute

Several area schools received recognition as exemplary schools at the 12th Annual Missouri Schoolwide Positive Behavior Support Summer Training Institute. Schools achieving the Recognition Award of Excellence Gold level include Milan Elementary. Gold schools implemented universal, targeted, intensive, and individualized interventions with fidelity. Those achieving the Silver level include Rissler Elementary in Trenton, South Harrison […]