December 2, 2020: Shoutout to our maintenance team for picking up extra duties in the last few weeks! They have worked in the kitchen serving food, helped keep campuses clean, and made sure our buildings are running properly. We are grateful to have an amazing maintenance team!
December 1, 2020: Cubs Coffee is an in-class operated coffee business. They offer a wide selection of drinks at the high school for students. Each student in Ms. Marcano's class has an important duty to ensure their "in-class" business is fully functioning. They provide excellent customer service, and their drinks are full of flavor! #MonettCubPride
November 30, 2020: Congratulations to Ms. Struckman and her students for being named a national winner in Samsung’s Solve for Tomorrow Contest! Ms. Struckman was awarded $17,947 worth of technology and other materials, funded by @SolveSamsung via @DonorsChoose to boost student interest and proficiency in STEM.
MMS Basketball Update - 8th Grade Boys Basketball tryouts will be Monday, November 30 and Tuesday, December 1, after school at EE Camp Gym (3:30 - 5:00).
Update-MMS Basketball - Tryouts for 7th grade will still be tomorrow and Friday in the morning. 8th grade tryouts will be the week we return from Thanksgiving break.
FYI - MMS Boys Basketball tryouts for Thursday morning, November 19, has been postponed. Boys trying out will receive more info during school tomorrow.
November 11, 2020: Today we honor our veterans for their sacrifice, bravery, and the example set for the rest of us. We salute and thank our veterans for our freedom.
October 9, 2020: Students at MMS are preparing for tomorrow's pep and Veterans Day assembly. Each year, students at MMS honor veterans by inviting them on campus and making special recognitions. Due to COVID, we will not have veterans on campus for the safety and wellbeing of everyone. However, students did not want to miss the opportunity to honor veterans by sharing a positive message. We have outstanding students at Monett R-1!
Safety Update - MIS and MMS had a building lockdown as the Monett Police Department were conducting an operation close to the campus. The operation ended quickly without incident. Our students and staff responded appropriately and were safe during the short lockdown. We want to thank our Monett Police Department for partnering with the district and maintaining school safety during their operations.
Just a reminder that MMS after school programs and athletic practices have been canceled today (November 3, 2020). Students will need to either ride the bus home, be a car rider, or walk home. Thanks for your understanding!
Mid-Semester Progress Reports will go home with students on Monday, November 2, 2020. If you do not receive one on Monday, please contact the school at 417-235-6228.
October 29, 2020: It is Red Ribbon Week, and students are committed to staying Drug-Free! Students are showing their commitment by dressing up for spirit week! #bebravebehappybedrugfree #monettr1
October 28, 2020: Dr. Apostol has been part of our district for 12 years! He is the principal at the Monett Middle School. His favorite part of being a principal is seeing learning come alive in the classroom. He believes in his teachers and knows students are capable of anything they set their minds to. Dr. Apostol has truly made an impact at MMS. Thank you, Dr. Apostol, for your leadership, positive attitude, and support. You are the glue that keeps the Monett Middle School together.
October 27, 2020: This week is Red Ribbon Week! Our students are participating in a spirit week to show their commitment to staying drug-free! #BeHappyBeBraveBeDrugFree #MonettR1
October 27, 2020: We held our annual Health, Tech. & Learning Day! Although this event was different from previous years, we enjoyed connecting with our colleagues! It was a great day full of learning and much fun at Monett R-1! Special shout-out to everyone who helped put this event together!
October 21, 2020: Thank you, Cox Monett Hospital, for the donation of coats, hats, and gloves! We are thankful for the support and to have backups for students on cold days.
October 20, 2020: We thank our transportation department, staff, and community for keeping students safe as they travel to and from school. #MonettR1 #NationalSchoolBusSafetyWeek
October 19, 2020: We have more job openings! We are looking for a qualified applicant who loves children, has a strong/positive work ethic, and possess good record-keeping skills to work in the Monett Elementary Daycare department. Apply today at https://monett.tedk12.com/hire/Index.aspx
October 19, 2020: We are not having school on Friday, October 23, and Monday, October 26! All building offices will be closed on Friday, Oct. 23. If you have not met with your child's teacher for Parent-Teacher Conferences, please call our offices to set up a time.
The City of Monett is currently working on Cleveland between 7th and 9th Street today, Tuesday October 13, 2020. We hope that they will be finished before dismissal, but please plan accordingly! Thanks to the City for improving our streets!