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Festus Elementary School Named 2020 National Blue Ribbon School Award Winner

Festus Elementary School 2020 National Blue Ribbon School Profile   Today, the U.S. Department of Education named Festus Elementary School a National Blue Ribbon School.  This is the third time . . .

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Free Meals For ALL Students

  From March through most all summer, the US Department of Education (USDE) and the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) provided free meals to ANY student at no cost during the school closures across our . . .

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2020-2021 School Bus Routes

Our 2020-2021 school bus routes are now complete. K-5 AM ROUTES K-5 PM ROUTES 6-12 AM ROUTES 6-12 PM ROUTES BUS F - AM BUS G - AM BUS H - AM . . .

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Festus R-VI Back to School Re-Entry Plan

  For more than two months, more than 70 Festus R-VI School administrators and staff have been working on a plan to safely re-open school.  Six committees met several times to address the issues our schools will face when it . . .

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New Middle School Principal Announced

Jacob Munoz Named Next Principal At Festus Middle School   The Festus R-VI Board of Education voted unanimously Thursday night to hire Mr. Jacob Munoz to be the next principal of Festus Middle School.   . . .

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FHS Counselor Honored As National School Counselor of the Year Finalist

Festus High School Counselor Jennifer Kline traveled to Washington, D.C. during th last week of January to be recognized as one of four finalists to become the 2020 National School Counselor of the Year.  Kline received the honor during . . .

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Festus Names New Head Football Coach

In a special meeting this week, the Festus R-VI School Board of Education unanimously approved A.J. Ofodile, Jr. as the ninth Head Football Coach at Festus High School.  Ofodile spent the last four seasons on Coach . . .

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Winter Schedules Now Posted

Schedules for the winter sports are now posted on our Athletics website.   There you will find schedules for Varsity, Junior Varsity, Freshman, 7th and 8th grade basketball as well as for Varsity, Junior Varsity and Freshman wrestling.

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Coach Bryant Wright To Be Inducted Into MTCCCA Hall of Fame

           Festus High School Cross Country Head Coach Bryant Wright will be inducted into the Missouri Track and Cross Country Coaches Association Hall of Fame. Wright, who has been head coach at Festus for 18 . . .

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"A Step Ahead" Now Online

     Our quarterly newspaper insert "A Step Ahead" can now be found online.  You will find it on our website, festus.k12.mo.us in the left hand column.  Click on the latest version there.  We hope you . . .

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REVISED Summer School Bus Routes

  Once again this year, the Festus School District will operate buses for summer school.  Summer school routes are nearly identical to the routes we run during the regular school year,.   Routes are for all students . . .

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Festus Band & Vocal Students Headed To State Competition

      More than a dozen Festus High School Students are headed to Columbia at the end of April to compete in the Missouri State Band and Vocal Competition.  More than a dozen students in 15 events qualified for the . . .

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Festus Runner Commits To Run Cross Country In College

Festus High School Senior Alec Whitener signed a letter of intent to run cross country at Hannibal LaGrange University in Hannibal, Missouri.  Alec was a member of the state championship Festus Cross Country team all four years of his . . .

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Two Tigers Commit To Walk-On At SEMO

Two Festus Football Tigers committed today to walk-on for football at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau. RaShaun Hyde plans to pursue a degree in Athletic Training at SEMO.  As a Tiger Hyde was named a 2nd team . . .

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Festus Senior Chase Rystrom Signs Letter of Intent

Festus Senior Chase Rystrom signed a letter of intent today to play football at Peru State College in Peru, Nebraska.  The NAIA school is located about 65 miles south of Omaha.  Rystrom says he will play either the . . .

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Festus R-VI School District Earns 100% Annual Performance Report (APR) Score from the Missouri Department of Elementary & Secondary Education

              Today (2/1/19), the Missouri Department of Elementary & Secondary Education (DESE) released its annual report card for schools.  The Festus R-VI . . .

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Two Tigers Named To All-State Football Team

    Two Festus Tigers were named to the Missouri Class 4 All-State Football Team this week by the Missouri Football Coaches Association.  Offensive Lineman Chase Rystrom and Linebacker Jack Robinson were both named to . . .

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Two Middle School Students Finish 2nd & 3rd In Essay Contest

     Two Festus Middle School students finished second and third in an essay contest sponsored by the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office.   The contest was to celebrate Jefferson County's Bicentennial . . .

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VERY IMPORTANT SECTIONAL VOLLEYBALL UPDATE

  The Festus Tigers Varsity Volleyball team will take on Ste. Genevieve in the Sectional Volleyball Tournament Saturday. Game time is 3pm at Ste. Genevieve High School. A win, puts the Tigers in the state quarterfinals against . . .

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