On Friday afternoon Superintendent Dr. Kent Medlin and Assistant Superintendent Dr. Stewart Pratt sat down with local legislators and community leaders to talk current issues. Representatives Sonya Anderson, Jeff Messenger, and Curtis Trent joined community business leaders in a round-table discussion.
Willard Schools is consistently looking for ways to give back to their community while creating unique learning opportunities. A variety of Willard students will be able to do just that through a University of Missouri program called Grow Well Missouri.
In a special session the Board of Education approved Dr. Kevin Morrison as the next principal of Willard High School beginning in the fall of 2017. Dr. Morrison is currently Associate Principal at Hazelwood West High School in the St. Louis area. He’s following Dr. Curt Graves, who is leaving to become Assistant Superintendent at Crawford County R2 school district.
Willard Schools will have a no-tax-increase bond issue on the April 4 ballot for Willard patrons. A group of community leaders have come together to form the “Vote Yes For Willard Kids” bond committee in support of the April 4 issue.