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Mrs. Collins' Career Celebrated

A large crowd of family, friends and colleagues gather Friday, May 11, to celebrate Joy Collins and her 38 years as a respected and beloved elementary teacher.  Remembrances from the many students whose lives have been touched by her . . . read more

PC Annual Spelling Bee

As the school year winds down there are certain events that mark the end of the year.  Our annual spelling bee, organized by Mrs. Kim Knight, is one example.  Anxious elementary and middle school students sat on the stage in front . . . read more

North Area Special Olympics Results

We Ran, We Jumped, We Threw!!!

The North Area Special Olympics Track and Field Competition was held Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri.  Putnam County was represented by seven students who each brought home three medals of . . . read more

Trey M. recognized at Missouri Scholars 100 luncheon

We are so proud of senior Trey M! Yesterday, Trey was recognized at the Missouri Scholars 100 luncheon in Columbia Missouri with 99 other top achieving students in the state.  Way to go, Trey!  Missouri Scholars 100 . . . read more

HyVee Donates Water Bottles

Spring sports teams will receive personalized water bottles courtesy of HyVee. Those teams receiving the water bottles include Baseball, Junior High Track, Varsity and Jr. Varsity Track, Scholar Bowl, and Golf.     read more

Summer School - Summer Fun

Avoid that "summer slide".

Register your child (or visiting grandchild!) for an enriching and fun summer school experience! Beginning May 29th through June 29th students kindergarten through 8th grade will enjoy educational activities, free breakfast and lunch, social . . . read more

Safe and Sober Pledge

Pledge online and earn funds for your Prom after party.

Auto accidents are the number 1 cause of death for U.S. teens.  Driver inexperience, distracted driving, intoxicated and reckless driving, and teen passengers are often the reasons for these crashes.  Seat belts can help save lives . . . read more

Congratulations to Mrs. Klinginsmith

Taking on a new role for the 2018 - 2019 school year.

Putnam graduate Tiffani Klinginsmith will be moving out of the middle school science classroom and into the position of high school principal next year.  Mrs. Klinginsmith received her B.A. from Graceland University, Lamoni, . . . read more

No School Friday, March 23rd

We mourn the loss of Coach DeVore

We will not be in session on Friday, March 23 rd  so that staff and students may attend the funeral of our teacher, coach, and friend, Coach Craig DeVore.  We will make up the day on Tuesday, April 3 rd .  You may click on the . . . read more

What is a Meme?

What are those crazy Art Club Kids up to this week?

A 'meme' is a virally-transmitted cultural symbol or social idea. Most people have seen some example of the pet related lolcats meme; of course there are variations for dog lovers too. This week here at PCR-1 Art Club . . . read more

No School Today Due To Inclement Weather

There will be no school today, February 22, 2018 due to inclement weather. Stay safe and warm.  read more

Board of Education Recognition

  On Monday, February 12, 2018, the Putnam County R-I Schools Board of Education met in a regular session.  They took this opportunity to recognize just a few of our outstanding high school students and their recent . . . read more

Putnam County Named 89th Annual Brashear Tournament Champs

Congratulations to the Putnam County girls and boys basketball teams for winning the championship games of the 89th Annual Brashear Tournament. Callie, Carson, Levi and Kaden were named to the All-Tournament Team. Way to . . . read more

Trey Wins First Place

FBLA Website Design Award

Trey is finishing out his high school career on a high note.  He and Chloe T. were chagrined to find there was no Putnam County FBLA chapter this school year; taking the initiative to join the Schuyler County chapter proved to be an . . . read more

Community Classes Offered This Spring!

    Putnam County R-I will be offering four classes to the community during the months of February, March and April.  The courses to be offered include:  Oil Painting, Full Body Bootcamp, Sign Language, and . . . read more

Congratulations to Mrs. Hines

Congratulations to Mrs. Hines who has been named the MAEA Secondary School Art Educator of the Year! This prestigious award reflects the outstanding educator that she has demonstrated within the art education field. She was chosen by her . . . read more

Homecoming Week

Dress up days a hit.

Dress up days for this year's homecoming celebration started out with twin day, pajamas and hat day, walking yearbook day and wear your team's jersey day. Students and staff have had a lot of fun and many agree that the walking . . . read more

Lunch Program Fast Facts

Free and reduced lunch application.

All students are offered breakfast in the classroom each day at no charge.  The price for lunch is $1.85 K-12 at full price and .40 for reduced price lunch.  Milk is $1.75 for a five day card and $7.00 for a 20 punch card. . . . read more

Public Notice

PUBLIC NOTICE   All responsible public agencies are required to locate, evaluate, and identify children with disabilities who are under the jurisdiction of the agency, regardless of the severity of the disability, . . . read more

Applications for Employment

Certified Staff, Non Certified and Substitute Forms

Please click on the links below to open printable application forms for certified, non certified and substitute positions.  Non certified jobs include paraprofessionals who assist teachers in the classroom, maintenance, bus drivers . . . read more

Announcing Instagram Fridays!

Follow a “Day in the Life” of a Senior Student or PC Staff Member

Are you following us on Instagram? If not, now is the time to make sure you are signed up, so you can keep up with happenings around the school on Instagram Fridays beginning February 4th. A different Senior or Staff Member will be . . . read more

Putnam Joins Grand River Conference

Starting in the 2016-2017 school year, Putnam County R-1 Schools will be part of the two division Grand River Conference. With a total of 16 teams in softball and basketball an inter-division championship game will be conducted as an . . . read more

There is no cause for alarm.

Dear Parent, Representatives from the Missouri State Highway Patrol have contacted our school district,  as well as many other school districts across Missouri, and requested permission to have  state troopers . . . read more

PC R-1 on YouTube

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Assemblies, music programs, basketball games, school plays and more are now being recorded and available through the school's YouTube channel.  Archived footage dating back to the 2012-2013 is now in place.  Please check out . . . read more

Check Out Our Videos!

We now have a video link to the school's Youtube channel located on the right side of the our website's front page under, you guessed it, "Videos".  This is a great opportunity to view basketball games, programs in the . . . read more

Substitute Kitchen Help Needed

The hours are 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on an as needed basis.  These substitute jobs sometimes work into full time positions and are a great way to earn money while helping keep our students fed!  Give Sara Bradshaw a call at . . . read more

Student Handbooks for 2017-2018

Click on the links below to open student handbooks for each school: Elementary Student Handbook 2017-2018 Middle School Student Handbook 2017-2018 High School Student Handbook 2017-2018 Activities Handbook for . . . read more

Employment Opportunities

Bus Drivers are needed. Earn extra money as a substitute driver. There is a great opportunity to earn extra income through the transportation department.  The average pay for a substitute bus driver, based on our average 1 . . . read more

Food Pantry Donations

On behalf of the Food Pantry, James Garner recently accepted a check from Heath Halley, Putnam County R-I Superintendent in the amount of $746.  The check represents the proceeds from the Milan home football game.  Food items . . . read more

Welcome New Staff

We're fortunate to have some great new additions to the PCR-1 staff this year.  Please take a moment to welcome each our new team members as you see them around campus.  New this year are:   Beth Williams, . . . read more

Exploring Hobbies

Summer School 2013

Fridays during summer school are all about exploring ways to have fun and perhaps learn something at the same time.  Elementary students had the opportunity to hear about and participate in a wide variety of hobbies demonstrated by local . . . read more

Careers On Wheels

     On October 29th the Putnam County Elementary students and the 8th grade  enjoyed having local businesses in to talk about their over-the-road careers. We would like to thank the following individuals or . . . read more

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