Stockton preschool still has student openings for the 2018-2019 school year. Please contact the elementary for more information. We are accepting 4 year olds first and will put 3 year olds on a waiting list.
Reminder to students in Summer School- School will be in session Monday - Friday. 8:00-3:25. Doors are unlocked at 7:30.
Summer School starts tomorrow, Tuesday May 29th. Breakfast will open at 7:30 am and class will start at 8:00 am. Remember that perfect attendance means perfect. An absence may be excused however, the attendance is not perfect if your child is not there. Please make sure your child is in class everyday by 8:00 to qualify for the $100. All students will report to the elementary/middle school cafeteria each morning and will be released to their teacher from there. You can also look at the approximate bus pick up times. The office phones are busy so please be patient. All messages left on phones are checked. The teachers have a lot of fun activities planned for the students and there are several daily prizes given away.
State track update: Congratulations to the SHS 4x400 team for their 5th place finish in their last meet. Very proud of our team and coaches. Way to go Tigers!
State track update: Congratulations to Joseph Dearman for his 8th place finish in the 300m hurdles.
State track update: Congratulations to Bryson Coulter for his 8th place finish in the 1600m run.
State track update: Congratulations to Bryson Coulter for his 8th place finish in the 3200 m run.
State track update: Congratulations to Morgan Thomas for finishing in 4th place in the pole vault. Morgan set a new school record with a jump of 13’6”.
State track update: Congrats to the SHS 4x800 relay team for their 2nd place finish.
Stockton R-1 is seeking an individual for the 2018-2019 school year to work as the district’s Parents as Teacher employee. Qualifications- The minimum qualifications for parent educators are a high school diploma or GED (or equivalent degree outside the United States) and two years’ previous supervised work experience with young children and/or parents. Pay is $50 per visit and $25 per screening. You can get more details from Doug Crawford by contacting the elementary office.
All the boys who competed at track sectionals in Odessa advanced to state. Results are as follows: Boys 4x800 (Payton Saulters, Joseph Dearman, Kendall Roberts, &Cody Bock) placed 1st Cody Bock placed 4th in the 110 hurdles Bryson Coulter placed 3rd in the mile and broke the school record with a 4:25 Kendall Roberts placed 3rd in the 400 Joseph Dearman and Cody Bock placed 2nd and 4th respectively in the 300 hurdles Bryson Coulter placed 4th in the 2 Mile Boys 4x400 team (same as 4x800 team) placed 2nd Morgan Thomas placed 1st in pole vault with a vault of 13ft All athletes will compete this Friday and Saturday at State!
This is a message from Stockton Middle School. The is a reminder to parents that 4th quarter grade cards went home with students today at the end of school. Have a great summer!
Due to the color run today. Please do not park directly behind the elementary and middle school.
Tomorrow is the last day of school. High school students will dismiss at approximately 12:15. Middle school and elementary students will dismiss at approximately 12:30.
Earlier today a student made statements about bombing the school. Law enforcement was notified and after investigation, we have determined the threat is not credible. Thanks to students who did the right thing and reported the incident quickly.
Here is the information regarding MSHSAA Sectional Baseball game for us. *Date: Monday, May 21, 2018 *Location: Stockton *Time: 5 pm *Teams: Stockton vs. TBA - winner of Strafford-Fair Grove (FYI: they play on Thursday at 5 pm, at Forsyth HS) *Admission: $7 (ages 6 and over) - this is set by MSHSAA NOTE: The winner of the Sectional game will advance to Quarter-Finals on Wednesday, May 23, 2018. - location and time is TBA, until after the complettion of all Sectional games
Spring used book sale starts tomorrow at the elementary. All book are a quarter. We are open Tuesday 9:00 am-11:20. Also open Wednesday and Thursday from 12:30-3:00. It will be held in Mrs. Wheeler’s room.
Third grade's Soc. Studies field trip is tomorrow (Thursday.) Be sure you check the weather if rain jacket or sunscreen is needed. We'll be walking lots. Also, don't forget the sack lunch unless you signed up for school sack lunches. We will have a small water bottle for everyone at the park.
Senior Awards night start at 6 PM tonight at the high school.
It's concert day! Tiger Band and Choir present their spring program at 2 pm today in the high school gym.
A classmate's recent ride on SDC's new Time Traveler inspired some models of their own roller coasters. https://www.magisto.com/video/M1VNZFkCH2o8VENiCzE?l=vsm&o=w&c=t&source=twitter via @magisto
High School Spring Concert is Sunday, May 6th at 2:00 PM in the high school gym. We hope to see you there!
Please help spread the word.... Preschool Enrollment will be at the preschool on May 17th from 8:00 to 3:30 and May 18th from 8:00 to 12:00. Bring your child's proof of residency, shot records and birth certificate. No appointment necessary.
Seniors, Don't forget to turn in a baby and senior picture to Mrs. Vaughn for the graduation slideshow. Also, you may now let Mrs. Vaughn know who your walking buddy is for graduation.
*Stockton is hosting the MSHSAA District Softball Tournament on April 30-May 2, 2018 1. Admission: $5 (for all spectators age 6 and above) - this is set by MSHSAA 2. Through traffic behind the MS/Elem. will be limited due to parking and admission gates *Stockton is hosting the MLC HS Track meet on Tuesday, May 1, 2018. 1. If you are attending the track meet, entering from the south side, will allow you to avoid the SB District admission gates. 2. There is NO admission for the Track meet. *May 1-2, 2018: student pick-up for Elem./MS Cafetria (after school) 1. since we are hosting the MLC Track meet on May 1 and the SB District Tournament April 30 - May 2, please be aware of the extra traffic. 2. if possible, please enter from the south side of campus (by the FB Field)
On April 19th and 20th, the Stockton FFA chapter traveled to Columbia, Missouri where 40 members competed at the state contest. Agricultural Mechanics- 6th State, Group I Pictured from left; Caleb McCellan, Bradley Burns, TJ Elkins and Payten Saulters Agricultural Sales- 9th State, Group II Pictured from left; Jacob Hall, Christian Bridges, Katie Walker and Reagan Kennon Agronomy- 3rd State, Group I Pictured from left; Kyle Keith, Talitha Maus, Shanae Potts and Lauren Ford Conduct of Chapter Meetings-4th State, Group I Pictured from back left; Kaden Goodman, Weston Rains, Cody Shephard Middle; Danielle Davidson, Riley Stapp, Callee Henson Front; Angela Anderson and Stella Bahr Dairy Foods- 2nd State, Group I Pictured from left; Jason Merrick, Amber McBride, Bianca McBride and Jadzia Robertson Farm Mangement- 15th State, Group II Pictured from left; Austin Surber and Sam Craft Not pictured; Kaitlyn Creek Forestry- 1st State, Group I Pictured from left; Jacob Greenlee, Sam Craft, Cindi Prothro and Randall McNabb Meats- 16th State, Group II Pictured from left; Bryson Coulter, Westen Niermann and Johnny Walker Nursery-9th State, Group I Pictured from left; Faith Eads, Dalton Dodson, Reagan Kennon and Reagan Stapp Soils- 28th State, Group II Pictured from left; Ransom Haugse and Payten Foster Not pictured; Cole Garretson During the Missouri State FFA Convention three member of the Stockton FFA received their State FFA Degrees. Pictured; Cindi Prothro and Sam Craft Not pictured; Bo Walker
Youth Basketball Camp May 1-4 3/4th grade 3:45-5:15 @ MS Gym 5/6th 5:15-6:45 @ MS Gym Cost $20 All Participants will get a Stockton Basketball! Camp form can be found in the link below. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1I90-BqTKXwY8xAgzrBrWCyAqLwl99P3wC_Fr85fKJog/edit?usp=sharing
Robotics will be cancelled for April 21st. Instead of a make up day on a Saturday, students are welcome to come to open lab on Tuesdays after school till 5:30pm from now thru May 8th.
PK-8 Menu change on 4/24 Instead of Frito Pie, we will have chili cheese tots. It is the 2nd choice. 9-12 Menu change on 4/24 Instead of Frito Pie on Tuesday, we will have chili cheese fries.
The high school will hold a docudrama presentation tomorrow behind the high school in which involved members of Students Aware will set up and perform for the high school student body. The scene that will be presented is an “after prom” theme. We will set up a scenario in which one car, occupied by a drunk driver and friends, collides with a second car filled with sober occupants. First responders, the fire department, police department, EMT’s and the coroner will all be a part of this scene as well. The Air-Evac team from CMH may participate if available. Please note, there will be emergency personnel rushing to the scene with lights and sirens. There will be a room designated for students that wish to opt out.
Bus 20 is running 10-15 minutes late this morning. April 13th.
State Park Marina Restaurant is doing a $10 All You Can Eat Catfish Dinner (fries and coleslaw included; drinks extra) every Tuesday night beginning April 17th from 5:00-8:00 pm. This is a fundraising event for the Bass Fishing Team with part of the proceeds going to the Bass Fishing Team. Thank you in advance for your support of the fishing team and State Park Marina Restaurant.
This is a reminder that students will have school this Monday April the 9th.
The HS Baseball game today (Wednesday, April 4) vs. Lockwood is being moved to Stockton due to wet conditions - 4:30 pm start (moving start time to 4:30 pm now) - Varsity and JV NOTE: - Lockwood will be home team
Introducing online summer classes! Enroll in online summer classes at Stockton and earn credit during the summer-from home. There is no charge for students. Open to this year’s 9th-11th grade students. Courses include: Astronomy, AP Computer Science, Fine Arts Appreciation, Hunter & Boater Safety, Introduction to Computer Science, Web Design, Japenese 1, Psychology of the Holocaust. See the high school counselor for more information and to enroll.
The HS Baseball Game today (Tuesday, April 3, 2018) vs. Lockwood is postponed. Rescheduled for: - Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - at Lockwood - 5 pm - Varsity and JV games
The HS Track meet today (Tuesday, April 3, 2018) is postponed. Rescheduled for: - Thursday, April 5, 2018 - at Stockton - 4 pm start
Yard Sale season is here! The school has created a policy for using the circle drive space. If you want a copy of the policy or have questions, contact Sara Young at email@example.com.
Monday April 2nd- Bus 13 is running 30-45 minutes late.
This is a reminder that students will not have school this Friday, March 30th to observe Good Friday. Students will have school this Monday, April 2nd to make up a day missed due to weather.
School bus radios have limited service this week due to repair. This makes it difficult for the bus drivers to communicate to the offices for last minute transportation changes. Please have any transportation changes you may have for the day to the offices no later than 2:30. If your child is in elementary and you are not at the stop procedure is to bring your child back to the elementary.
This is a reminder that Stockton Middle School Parent Teacher Conferences are Monday, March 26 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 3rd quarter gradecards can be picked up at that time in the middle school office.
Congratulations to our Math Team for winning 1st place overall at the MLC Math Contest last night at Ash Grove! We are very proud of our mathletes!
This is a reminder that students will have class this Monday. March 19th.
Second grade teachers are needing several empty shoe boxes with lids for a project. Adult sizes or large childs sizes are what is needed. If you have some to spare, please drop off at the elementary office. Thanks a bunch!
The Quarterback Club is looking for officers for next year. If you are interested in volunteering for fundraising and managing the football concessions please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Phone systems are cutting in and out at the elementary. If you cannot get through we will place your child on the last known transportation arrangements today.
Elementary students enjoyed their emoji themed photo booth this morning for National School Breakfast Week. Nutrition Director, Brooke Williams, and kitchen staff have fun activities planned all week. Breakfast is a key part of learning, so encourage your child to eat school breakfast! #I❤Breakfast #NSBW
Students reported alleged threats of violence towards the school today by an individual who is not a student or associated with the school. Law enforcement was notified and, after investigation, any threats were deemed unfounded. We take threats very seriously, and are always vigilant about safety. Any information should always be reported as soon as possible.
This is a reminder that students will have school this Monday, February 26th.
School will be in session Monday, February 26th. The breakfast/lunch menu for each building is listed below: K-8 Breakfast French Toast Sticks Cereal Oatmeal Lunch Chicken Patty Sandwich Corn Dogs Popcorn Chicken Salad Salad Bar 9-12 Breakfast Scrambled Eggs Cereal Oatmeal Yogurt Bar Lunch Chicken Patty Sandwich Mozzarella Dunkers Pizza/Calzone Bar Salad Bar
First grade will not be doing book club this evening. We will also not be doing tutoring at the elementary. Students will be sent home using their regular pick up arrangements.
Middle School Dance - Friday, Feb. 23rd 5th/6th grade: 5:30 - 7:00pm 7th/8th grade: 7:30 - 9:00pm
Parents, Prom is approaching fast and in order for the junior prom committee to make payment on the venue, catering, gifts for seniors, etc. we are asking that all class dues for current school year be paid no later than March 15, 2018. These dues must be paid before students can sign up for prom beginning March 13, 2018. Guest fee of $100 for underclassmen and/or out of town guests is due at the time of sign-up. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Keli Vaughn at 276-2943 or email@example.com Thank You.
The February ACT Test that was canceled this past weekend due to inclement weather has been rescheduled for this Saturday, February 17.
Stockton students will not attend Lamar Votech or the Exceptional Pupil Coop in Bolivar tomorrow, Monday, February 12th. This is regardless if Lamar and/or Fair Play have school.
The ACT at Stockton has been canceled due to hazardous road conditions.
Due to weather, the Father-Daughter Dance has been rescheduled to Saturday, February 17th, 2018, from 6-8pm in the Elementary Cafeteria. If this date/time is no longer convenient for you, please email Lyndzie O’Keefe at firstname.lastname@example.org. When your student returns to school, they will receive a full refund. We are truly sorry for any disappointment and inconvenience this may cause and hope to see you next week!
Girls basketball game at Stockton verses Ash Grove Basketball tonight is postponed until next Thursday.
FBLA DLC has been postponed until this Friday, February 9th
There will be no school at Stockton R-1 tomorrow. The make up day will be April 2nd.
Attention parents, we invite you to come in and have breakfast with your valentine on Wednesday, February 14th in the elementary cafeteria. We will be serving french toast sticks with syrup, cereal or oatmeal. As always, students eat free! Adults are $2.10. Breakfast starts at 7:20. We hope to see you and your valentine Wednesday morning.
This is a reminder that students will have school this Monday on February 5th. This is the first of our three snow make up days.
Monday,February 5th breakfast/lunch menu Our menu for Monday will be: K-8 Breakfast: Scrambled Eggs Cereal Oatmeal Toast with Jelly Pears K-8 Lunch: Chicken and Waffles Chicken Enchiladas with white queso Salad Bar or Italian Chef Salad Garden Fresh Salad Broccoli Cheese Soup Cinnamon Apples 9-12 Breakfast: Scrambled Eggs Yogurt Bar Cereal Oatmeal Toast with Jelly Pears 9-12 Lunch Chicken and Waffles Chicken Enchiladas Salad Bar Garden Fresh Salad Broccoli Cheese Soup Cinnamon Apples Pizza /Calzone Bar
Wednesday- Bus 11 is running a little behind this afternoon.
Order your Middle and Elementary School yearbook today at www.jostens.com or fill out a form and return it to the office.
Congratulations to the Stockton Tigers for winning the Stockton Tournament.
Due to the missed days this week, the scheduled High School and Middle School three week progress reports/grade checks will be moved to next Friday, January 26.
Jostens' website for late cap and gown orders is now open for those of you who have not yet ordered your cap and gown. The website is thegraduationcenter.com A late fee will apply to all orders placed. Please contact Keli Vaughn (Senior Adviser) with any questions at 276-2943 or email@example.com
Make up days for days missed this week will be: February 5th, March 19th, and April 9th.
There will be no school tomorrow on Thursday, January 18th. The back roads are too slick.
There will be no school on Wednesday, January 17th. A make-up day will be announced later.
The Stockton tournament games tonight will be played as scheduled.
The Jr. H Boys Basketball game on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 vs. Fair Grove - at Stockton, 5:30 pm - is postponed and rescheduled New date: Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 - at Stockton - 5:30 pm - 2 games (7th, followed by 8th) *with possible 5th quarters! MIKE
There will be no school on Tuesday January 16th. Stay warm!
The Stockton Tournament games scheduled for tonight, Monday, January 15th are rescheduled for Wednesday, January 17th.
Due to weather conditions, todays MS movie trip to El. Do. has been canceled. No makeup day has been schedule yet. A full refund will given back to the students.
The high school girls basketball game against Bolivar has been canceled for tonight.
School will be released at 12:30 pm today (Thursday, Jan. 11.) I hate to call school off based on a prediction, but the NWS is calling for a severe temperature drop and ice.
The Tiger Cares Market was announced yesterday and since that announcement we have had a beautiful response from the community asking how they can help. Donations to the market can be dropped off at the Superintendent's office during the week. Donations can be any item on the list or in cash. When donating items such as detergent, smaller bottles or "pods" are best so they can be distributed easier to the student.
Reading to your young child is very important to their success and interest in reading. If you need books to read to your children, reach out to your child's teacher or our Parents As Teachers teacher, Julie Gumm. It is very important to your child's success. http://www.aappublications.org/content/early/2014/06/24/aapnews.20140624-2
Polk County is conducting a manhunt in the Fair Play area. We have been in contact with law enforcement who have the search isolated to Polk County. Therefore, we will release school as usual. Bus drivers on the east side of Cedar County will make sure students make it in the door before going on.
Bus 2 will be running approximately 20 minutes behind this morning.
School will release for Christmas break at the regular release time on Thursday, December 21st. Merry Christmas!
Students will attend school on Monday, December 18th. December 21st is our last day for the semester.