Subject: Cub Pride - February 21st, 2014
Date to send: 2/21/2014 at 12:00 PM

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February Board of Education Report

        The Monett R-1 School Board of Education met on Thursday evening, February 20, at 6:00 p.m. for the regular board meeting.   The following business was conducted during the board meeting:
Minutes from the regular January meeting of the Board of Education were approved.
Consent Agenda
        The consent agenda was approved, including the following items:
  • Paying the bills
  • Approve February Ridership List
  • Early Childhood Program Evaluation
  • Parents as Teachers Program Evaluation
  • Approve Personnel Contract Revisions
Board Program – Show-Me Technology Day  
         Lauralie Powell, Technology Integration Specialist, presented information to the Board regarding a recent trip to the Capital where she and Mrs. Green, Monett Intermediate School Art Teacher, accompanied a group of students to the Show-Me TechKnowledge Day. This special day at the Capital (in the Rotunda) is designed to highlight student technology projects demonstrating how technology is being integrated into the classroom. Yesenia Ramirez Cecenas, Hattie Depee, Sydney Parrigon and Taylor Southard were presented certificates of appreciation for their hard work and representing Monett R-1 School District at the Capital.

Continue reading update from the February Board of Education Meeting.

This Week's Building Level and Departmental Updates

Scott Regional Technology Center
David Miller, Director



        You may not be aware of it, but February is Career and Technical Education (CTE) month. Schools across the nation are celebrating the successes of their students and staff in CTE programs. At Scott Regional Technology Center, we are proud of the students and staff who make up our CTE institution and want to thank them for their hard work and dedication to CTE. Most high schools in this area have CTE classes in business, family and consumer science, and agriculture. The rest of the CTE classes students take are typically at a career and technical center like Scott Tech. With fourteen different programs from which to choose Scott Tech has a class for everyone to gain career and technical skills. The following is some information about CTE from the website of the Association of Career and Technical Education (ACTE).

Continue reading about Career and Educational Month at Scott Tech.

Monett R-1 Athletics
Daryl Bradley, Athletic Director

Winter Sports Update
      The winter sports season has had its share of ups and downs, and despite the weather conditions; the Cubs continue to work hard and improve everyday. As the season wraps up in the next few weeks, the Cubs are hopeful for success beyond the regular season. 
      The winter sport coaches summarize their programs’ progress in this edition of the “Cub Pride” newsletter.

Continue reading update from MHS Winter Sports.

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Upcoming Calendar Events

February 21, 2014
MHS - Boys Basketball with
East Newton/Rose Festivities
MHS - Speech/Debate at Neosho
MHS - State Wrestling at Columbia

February 22, 2014
MHS - Speech/Debate at NeoshoTourney
MHS - State Wrestling at Bolivar

February 25, 2014
MHS - Boys Basketball with Cassville
MHS - Speech/Debate at MSHSAA
            Reader's One Act

February 26, 2014
MES - Pre-K/Kindergarten Screenings
- STUCO Blood Drive
MHS - Speech/Debate at MSHSAA
            Reader's One Act

February 27, 2014
MMS - Middle School Dance
MHS - Girls Basketball with Reeds Spring

      For detailed campus calendar events,  
            click on the following links:

         Monett Elementary School (Pre-K to 2nd)
Central Park Elementary (3rd and 4)  
Intermediate School (5th and 6th)
Middle School (7th and 8th)
High School (9th to 12th)
Scott Regional Technology Center