The Joplin High School Competition Archery Team will host a 3D pop-up archery tournament on Sunday, Dec. 8, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Joplin Memorial Hall, 212 W. 8th St. Tickets are $15 per shooter. Click the headline for more details.
A two-and-a-half-year journey to rebuild schools destroyed by the EF-5 tornado that tore through Joplin and Duquesne, Missouri on May 22, 2011 will reach a milestone on Jan. 6, 2014 with the opening of three new schools. Click the headline to view a schedule of events.
Joplin Schools will issue a Request for Proposal for production model copiers for its Central Copy Center. Deadline for our receipt of proposals is 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 10, 2013, followed by a public bid opening. Call the Administration Building, 417-625-5200 ext. 2008 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Joplin High School has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished School for 2013 through 2015 for its one-to-one laptop initiative.
Joplin Schools' Assistant Superintendent Dr. Angie Besendorfer was presented the 2013 Outstanding Teacher Education Alumnus Award on Wednesday, Nov. 6.