The Fordland FFA chapter is having an FFA plant sale May 3 and 4, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Fordland High School Greenhouse, 1230 School St., Fordland.
The Fordland R-3 School District would like to announce the hiring of Dr. Alison Vernon as the Fordland Elementary building administrator. Her strong background in student and staff relationships, technology integration and instruction made her the ideal choice for the students of Fordland E…
Kids could shoot baskets, toss bean bags and play other games during the Fordland Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) Spring Carnival Saturday, March 3, at Fordland Elementary School.
The Community Blood Center of the Ozarks will hold a blood drive from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, March 1, at Fordland High School, 1248 School St., Fordland.
Rebekah Ferguson’s fifth-graders welcomed Judge Doug Gaston and Landon Kemp, author and illustrator of two picture books, “Believe” and “Turtle or Tortoise” on Monday, Dec. 11, at Fordland Elementary School.
Students from Fordland Middle School competed in last month’s Noetic Learning Math Contest (NLMC), a semiannual problem solving contest for elementary and middle school students.
The Fordland FCCLA club collected a huge number of sleepers to help Newborns in Need’s “Sleepers in September” program. There were also warm onesies, blankets, and more baby clothing.
Community members put on their running shoes for the 5K Character Run, which was just one of the activities in this year’s Fordland Community Care Day Saturday, Sept. 16, at Fordland High School.
Taylor Mitchell (salutatorian) congratulated her fellow classmates on their success during Fordland High School’s commencement ceremony Friday, May 19, in the high school gym.
With the upcoming MAP test (Missouri Assessment Performance), why not bring in the weather experts to enhance student interest and achievement in Science? KY3 meteorologist Abby Dyer has been a guest speaker at Fordland Elementary School for that past several years. Dyer spoke to 46 fifth-gr…
Lily Moreland of Fordland Middle School will be headed to the Missouri Council of Teachers Mathematics (MCTM) state championship on May 6, after competing in the MCTM Regional Math Contest on Saturday, April 1, in Bolivar.
Rebekah Ferguson’s fifth graders at Fordland Elementary enjoyed KOLR 10 meteorologist, John Zeigler, as a guest speaker along with Weather Dog, Griffey. Zeigler spoke the morning after the storms that rolled through last Thursday and explained how hail forms. He also showed tricks with his “…
Fordland High School was named first place overall in the annual Summit Business Contest on Wednesday, March 1, at Seymour High School. The following students placed in the competition:
Fordland High School’s Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) chapter attended the FBLA District 18 competition on Feb. 7 at Missouri State University in Springfield. Students placed in the following events:
These Fordland Elementary School students received awards for the month of January. Front row, from left, Christian Rogers, Remington Glenn, Jackson Marcum and Drake Letterman. Middle row, from left, Mabel Seely, Paxton Wilson, Rilee Franklin and Shalee Loveland. Back row, from left, Taylor …
In 2016, Fordland R-III School District’s campus at the elementary school experienced some improvements, including a Federal Emergency Management Agency safe room, which also serves as an early childhood center.
The Fordland Elementary school fifth-grade classes took part in their DARE (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) graduation on Friday, Jan. 20, in the elementary school gym.
Eighth-grader Jacob Claborn, Fordland, played in the A Sporting Chance bowling tournament Saturday, Nov. 12, in Springfield. He bowled a 167, finishing in second place.