Members of the Dupo Federation of Teachers present a check for $1,500 to the Daugherty Public Library. From left to right: union member Tiffany Sonnenberg; union member Beth Lenz; union member Larry Pelker; librarian Carol Brockmeyer; union president Robyn Conway; union member Lisa Nadler; and union member Andrea Schaefer.
The baseball and softball games at Breese Central are canceled for 4-26-2017. Baseball will practice inside from 3-5 and softball inside from 5-7.
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Home of the Tigers
Oerter Scholarship Dinner:
Each year Dupo High School Students are included in the Sophia and Elmer Oerter Foundation Award ceremony. Along with students from Columbia, Waterloo, Gibault and Valmeyer, they attend a formal dinner at Turner Hall in Columbia with their families and are awarded certificates and medal. They are chosen for being the top 15% of their graduating class. One of the students, from each school, is awarded a $1000 scholarship to a college or university once they are accepted. This year’s recipients were: Courtney Argus, Chyanne Brown, Megan Brown, Jarrett Dixon, Lisa Duty, Arryanna Griffin, Kaitlyn Kyle, Taylor Law, Julianne Snider, and Taylor Vaughan. This year’s $1000 scholarship winner was Kaitlyn Kyle.
Biology II and EMT Field
The BiologyII and EMT classes took a field trip to Logan University in Chesterfield, MO on March 30th where they got to learn about the human body by exploring the university's cadaver lab. It was a memorable experience for all!
Last Thursday, Cyndi Witt was awarded The Energy Award at the St. Louis Girls on the Run Gala. She was recognized for being a head coach at Bluffview for 9 years and for her contributions to Girls on the Run.
"Building on the excellent foundation of standards states have laid, the Common Core State Standards are the first step in providing our young people with a high-quality education." Visit the national website for Common Core information, as well as links to the actual standards at: