Orientation, Open Houses Set For Clark County R-1 Schools
Clark County R-1 School District will have open house and orientation on Monday, August 17. Running Fox Elementary and Black Hawk Elementary will have open houses from 4:30 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Students and parents will be able to meet teachers, put supplies in desks, and complete registration materials. The middle school will have orientation for 6th grade students and new students from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Orientation for returning 7th and 8th grade students will be from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Middle school students will receive schedules, find where their classrooms are located, and put supplies in lockers. The high school will have orientation for 9th grade students and new students starting at 7:00 pm. Students will receive schedules, find where their classrooms are located, and put supplies in lockers. It is highly recommended that all students and parents attend the open houses and orientations.
The high school and middle school will have registration in the high school commons on August 5 from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. and on August 6 from 12:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Students in grades 7, 8, 10, 11, and 12 can pick up their schedules at registration. Students in grades 6 and 9 will receive their schedules at orientation but should still register on August 5 or 6. Parents of elementary students will complete registration paperwork during the open house on August 17. Free and reduced paperwork, parent portal information, the emergency calling system information, and other pertinent information will be available for parents of students in all grades during the high school and middle school registration. Parents of elementary students do not need to attend the early registration on August 5 & 6 but can pick up some of the paper work that will be completed during open house on August 17. It is imperative for the school to have correct phone numbers and email addresses of parents to enable parents to utilize the functions of parent portal and the emergency calling system. Information about the features of parent portal will soon be available on the school website at www.clarkcounty.k12.mo.us.