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School board discusses concerns over CID

The Fayette R-III Board of Education spent a good portion of it’s re-organization meeting Monday night discussing possible financial impacts of a proposed community improvement district (CID) … more

Daly Elementary cancels summer school amid COVID-19 concerns

Daly Elementary School in Fayette has canceled summer school plans for 2020 due to the ongoing coronavirus. Principal Cheri Huster broke the news in an email to parents on Wednesday. Huster … more

Fayette, New Franklin schools reject city’s request to return fine money

Both Fayette and New Franklin school districts have categorically rejected appeals from the City of Fayette to return tens of thousands of dollars in fine money seized by the state that will be … more

Four vie for three seats on Fayette school board

The Fayette R-III Board of Education has three seats up for grabs in the June 2 municipal election. Two incumbents, Larry Anderson and Shauna Young, will face off against newcomers Sarah Wies and … more

Three Fayette teachers tender resignations

Three Fayette school district teachers and two coaches have tendered their resignations over the past two months. Band director Alex Kirby, high school English teacher Mary Ann Hudson, and high … more

High school graduations postponed

To call the end of high school for the 2020 senior classes “unconventional” would be an understatement. Graduating seniors were forced to bid farewell to their teachers, teammates, and … more

Fayette schools open next week for materials pickup

Due to the erratic and unpredicted end to the 2019-2020 school year, many students still have personal materials at school and school materials at home that need to be returned. Next week the Fayette … more

New Franklin school district postpones graduation

  The April New Franklin School Board meeting was held via Zoom video chat April 15 at 6 p.m. This novel coronavirus has made decisions regarding school and rescheduling uncertain at best. … more

City will ask schools to refund fine money

The City of Fayette is preparing to ask school districts in Howard County to repay money that will be distributed to them in June. The money comes from fines imposed on the city for failure to file … more

Fayette schools adapt as Gov. Parson extends closure

With the announcement Thursday from Gov. Missouri Governor Mike Parson that all public and charter schools in the state will remain closed throughout the remainder of the academic year, Fayette is … more

Fayette R-III extends shutdown through April 24

The Fayette R-III Board of Education on Wednesday, April 1, voted unanimously to extend the school closure through April 24. The district hopes to resume classes April 27. New Franklin and Glasgow … more

Fayette schools keep focus on students during pandemic

Statewide closures of schools due to COVID-19 haven’t stopped the Fayette R-III School District from meeting the needs of its students. Kids were scheduled to return to school on Tuesday, March … more

Fayette schools shut down until April 1

Fayette R-III public schools are closed throughout the month of March due to concerns over COVID-19. It hopes to resume classes Wednesday, April 1. The initial announcement on Monday from the … more

Fayette R-III will provide meals during school closure

The Fayette R-III school district announced Tuesday morning that students will continue to receive meals even though school is closed through March due to efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19. … more
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