School

New teachers at Rock Port R-II

Written on August 21, 2018

Jacob Erdman is the new Rock Port 7th-9th grade math teacher, assistant football coach, head high school and junior high school wrestling coach and assistant track coach. Jacob attended Rock Port High School and Northwest Missouri State University, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Education. Jacob taught at Craig School, grades 7-12  Continue Reading »

New teachers and staff members at Tarkio R-I

Written on August 21, 2018

Ellie Dyer is a full-time substitute teacher at Tarkio R-I. She attended Warrensburg High School in Warrensburg, Missouri, and earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Sciences at the University of Missouri and is currently working toward a Masters in School Counseling at Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville. She’s spent three years at Community Hospital-Fairfax  Continue Reading »

New teachers and staff members at Fairfax R-3

Written on August 21, 2018

Kameron Schieffer is the new secondary sciences teacher and is coaching cross country and middle school boys’ track. Kameron graduated from Maryville High School in Maryville, Missouri, and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology Education from Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville. Kameron worked through college and has also assisted in coaching middle school track  Continue Reading »

East Atchison athletes treated to back-to-school ice cream social

Written on August 21, 2018

The East Atchison Booster Club and Tarkio Lions Club treated the EA athletes to a back-to-school ice cream social on Monday, August 13, 2018, at Tarkio High School.   Following a short introduction of this year’s coaches, the kids enjoyed ice cream with all the toppings, brownies, and pie. Pictured at left is Skye Clark  Continue Reading »

Tarkio R-I hosts Back-to-School Night

Written on August 21, 2018

Fifth grade teacher Blu Dow, left, takes a look at the supplies brought by student Janae Harbin, right, during Tarkio R-I’s Back-to-School Night Wednesday, August 15, 2018. The students were able to meet their teachers and drop off their school supplies before the big day.     Harper Wood organizes her supplies for the classroom  Continue Reading »

Rock Port back-to-school night

Written on August 21, 2018

    Second grade teacher Shelby Garst chats with Isaac Schimmel during Meet Your Teacher Night at Rock Port Elementary on August 15.                 Students Daxxyn Moore, left, and Bayleigh Cooper right, get off the bus, ready to begin the 2018-2019 school year.            Continue Reading »

Chapter In Review brings Silver home to Rock Port from FCCLA Nationals

Written on August 21, 2018

Kelcie Gaines, Hannah Miller, and Beth Davis, members of the Rock Port High School FCCLA chapter, attended the FCCLA National Leadership Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, June 28 through July 2, 2018.   By Darius Skillen, FCCLA Reporter   June 28 through July 2, 2018, Hannah Miller, Kelcie Gaines, and Beth Davis from the Rock Port  Continue Reading »

Tarkio R-I Board of Education Meeting

Written on August 21, 2018

The annual tax rate hearing for the Tarkio R-I School District was held August 16, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the board meeting room at Tarkio High School. The meeting was called to order at 7:00 p.m. by Board President Jeff Meyer with everyone reciting the Pledge of Allegiance. The following members were present: Jeff  Continue Reading »

Fairfax R-3 Back-to-School Night

Written on August 21, 2018

Pictured above left are Jody Bradbury meeting with her son’s teacher, Twilla Clark, at the Fairfax R-3 Back-to-School Night Tuesday, August 14, 2018, in Fairfax, Missouri. Above right is Dominick Bradbury looking at the supplies waiting for him at his desk. Fairfax R-3 Principal Dustin Barnes, back left, and speech teacher Aimee Seymour, back right,  Continue Reading »

Tarkio students register for 2018-19 school year

Written on August 7, 2018

Tarkio R-I students registered for 2018-19 classes Monday and Tuesday, August 6 and 7, 2018. The students, including Shaylee Sparks, front right, will be heading back to school Thursday, August 16. Pictured helping Shaylee with her paperwork is Tarkio High School Principal Carrie Livengood.  

Fairfax R-3 breakfast & lunch menus

Written on August 7, 2018

August 15 – Breakfast – Cereal, doughnut, applesauce, juice, milk; Lunch – Cheese pizza, corn, mixed fruit, NutriGrain bar, milk.

Rock Port R-II Supply Lists

Written on July 31, 2018

The school supply list provided to the Atchison County Mail was incorrect. The following is the correct list of supplies for the 2018-19 school year. Please label all supplies with your child’s name or initials. All supplies should be replaced as needed through the school year. LITTLE JAYS’ PRESCHOOL Rain boots (to be left at  Continue Reading »

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