ECS HONORS TOP STUDENTS – Students Of Distinguished Attitude, (SODA) winners for the second quarter were announced at El Dorado Christian School on Friday, Jan. 4. Principal Mrs. Kelly Bryson awarded each student a certificate and money for a “soda.” Pictured, front row frm left are; 6th grade – Sophia Bryson, Kindergarten – Kate Hubbard.
TRACY TRAIN DELIVERS – During the month of December, Cedar County Memorial Hospital collected warm weather gear and a few other requested clothing items for the youth in our public schools in Cedar County. The El Dorado Springs R-2 “Tracys” were gracious enough to drop by the hospital recently to pick up the donations. Cedar
El Dorado Springs Scholar Bowl teams saw their first Ozark Mountain Conference action on Thursday, Jan. 10. at home as El Dorado Springs, Sherwood and Butler competed with varsity and junior varsity teams. The Bulldog Varsity team had a 3-1 record on the night. After losing to Sherwood in Game 2, they came back and
by Jordan K. White, Director of Bands Last Friday, January 11, some of the Middle School Band members traveled to Joplin HS to Audition for the SWMMEA Junior High District Band. There are two bands available for the students to audition for according to their Grade Level. This year we took 12 students to the
ELDO GREENHANDS ATTEND FFA MOTIVATONAL CONVERENCE – Over 4,500 first year FFA members from more than 320 Missouri High Schools had the opportunity to learn about being positive role models, learning to get involved, making sound choices, becoming active team members and making a positive difference in their lives, school and community at the annual
The El Dorado Springs R-2 Schools Board of Education will conduct an open session beginning at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10,, in the HS Library. In Old Business, the board is scheduled to consider and approve a school resource officer (SRO) agreement with the Cedar Co. Sheriff. Then the school will later participate in the
SCHOLARBOWL TEAM COMPETES – Sarah King and Hunter Jacobs ranked in the top 10 scorers at the tournament, earning a medal for their efforts.The El Dorado Springs Scholar Bowl team participated in the Lakeland High School Tournament on Saturday, Jan. 5, with Sarah King, Hunter Jacobs, Brock Kirbey, and Ethan Roberts competing. After going undefeated
Mr. White sent MSHSAA an audition tape and our band was selected to perform at the 2019 MSHSAA High School Basketball Championship tournament. This is a huge honor and we are very proud of them. This will be held in Springfield this year. I will update you with details when I get them.
‘CHRISTMAS CAROL’ PREFORMED AT ECS – Talk about ringing in the holidays. You couldn’t find an empty seat at the 2018 El Dorado Christian School Christmas program on Thursday evening, Dec. 6. The gymnasium has been packed in years past, but this seemed to be the biggest crowd yet. There were approximately 400 people
FFA PUBLIC SPEAKING WINNERS – We had a great evening at Area 9 Speaking contest. We took a lot of first time speakers and some experienced ones too. Every student was given the challenge to write a 6-8 minute speech over a specific agriculture topic, not an easy feat in itself. Results are as follows: