School

LONG TERM TEACHERS

LONG TERM TEACHERS – At the May CTA meeting at El Dorado Springs R-II School, teachers were recognized for their years of service. (Back row, from left) Richard Humphrey – 5 years, David Rogers – 5 years, Dana Abercrombie – 10 years, Travis Payne – 5 years and Tim Dade – 10 years. (Front row,

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ECHS spring showcase, awards night

El Dorado Christian School hosted their first Spring Showcase & Award Night on Thursday evening, April 20.  Students, grades 7th through 12th competed in categories such as, ACSI Regional Math League, Science, Art, Photography and Cooking.  A Talent portion was included as part of the Showcase; several students performed songs, skits and monologues during the

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YOUNG AUTHOR’S ATTEND YAC

YOUNG AUTHOR’S ATTEND YAC  – Five students from El Dorado Christian School attended the eighth annual Young Author’s Conference on Saturday, May 6 in Nevada.  Mrs. Cindy Neely and Mrs. Heather Dilly, co-coordinators from Benton Elementary, worked hard all year to make this a huge success.  There were approximately seven schools represented.  Guest authors, Mr.

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School Board meets

The El Dorado Springs R-II School Board met on Thursday, May 11, 2017. All members were present: Chad Whitesell, Benny Brower, Mark Burley, Terry Shepherd, Josh Floyd, Greg Beydler and Darrell Eason – presiding. Supt. Mark Koca gave an update on the upcoming construction project – new drawings. The board opened depository bids from two

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HOOVER HONORED FOR SERVICE

HOOVER HONORED FOR SERVICE – At the May 11 meeting R-II School Board President Darrell Eason presented a  plaque to Allen Hoover honoring him for six years of service.

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Coaching, extra duty assignments

The following are the coaching and extra duty assignments by the El Dorado Springs School Board at its May 11 meeting. Football Head – Derek Scroggins; defense coordinator – David Carpenter; varsity assistants – Travis Payne, Robert Jansen and Eddie Long; High School Assistant – Tim Dade; Middle School – Scott Steward and Jordan Highley.

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54 Cruisers $1,000 scholarship winners

JACOB POTTS – Stockton, is the son of Terry and Trish Potts. He will attend Ft. Scott Community College in Ft. Scott, KS, entering the John Deere Technician Program. DAKOTA MILLER – Nevada, is the son of David and Patricia Miller. He will attend Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg, KS, entering Mechanical Engineering with an

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Cattlemen award scholarships to seniors

The Cedar County Cattlemen’s Association awarded $3,000 in scholarships to three outstanding 2017 high school graduates. Clayton Locke and Cheston Stacy, Stockton, and Santara Best, El Dorado Springs, were each selected to receive a $1,000 non-renewable scholarship. Locke, plans to attend either Missouri State University or the University of Missouri-Columbia, majoring in ag business. Stacy

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ECS HONOR SOCIETY INDUCTEES

ECS HONOR SOCIETY INDUCTEES – El Dorado Christian School, High School Honor Society welcomed eight new members at the candle lighting ceremony on Wednesday afternoon, April 26. ECS High School Honor Society Advisor, Mrs. Amy Castor, presented each new member with a certificate and medal. Mrs. Patty King opened the ceremony with the introduction and

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YOU DO THE MATH

YOU DO THE MATH – What can you buy with $5,000?  For Christina Behl, El Dorado Springs High School math teacher, she plans on a 3D printer and 10 Chrome books plus other sundry cool stuff. Behl is the recipient of the grant from CenturyLink, It was presented last Wednesday, April 26. Making the presentation

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