The West Plains School District will begin the 2014-2015 school year on Thursday, August 14th with a full day of classes.
The West Plains School District is proud to announce the appointment of Courtney Beykirch as the newest member of the West Plains School Board of Education and board member, Cindy Tyree, as the newly elected board vice president. Beykirch & Tyree will fill the seats recently vacated by Bo Pace who resigned from the board in June after announcing his retirement in April.
The West Plains School District recently hosted two weeks of summer enrichment academies beginning May 19th through May 30th for students preschool through 12th grade. Middle school and high school students explored and learned through a variety of experiences including rocket science, screen printing, cupcakes wars and more. Preschool through 4th grade students participated in a literacy-based academy helping students jump from oral to written language.
The West Plains Celebrations of Achievement Reception for faculty and staff was held on Friday, May 16, 2014. Click on the article heading to find out the winners.
In a move towards further boosting the literacy skills of the youth in the community, the West Plains Education Foundation has made the personalized literacy environment, myON reader, available to area school districts including West Plains Schools, Junction Hill, Richards, Fairview, Howell Valley and Glenwood.
Each year student artwork is selected for display at the West Plains Board of Education Office. The artwork is on loan for one year and then returned to the students.
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM WP Elementary Open House