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                              July 2020  


    1st day of school 

    The first day of school for the 2020-21 school year is Aug. 24. View the school year calendar.  Information regarding the reopening of schools is at https://www.waynesville.k12.mo.us/.  Additional information is on the Coronavirus info page at https://www.waynesville.k12.mo.us/Domain/1938. If you have additional questions, please email covid19questions@waynesville.k12.mo.us.



    Student at summer school

    Some Waynesville R-VI students attended a seated version of summer school from July 20-31 with many precautions in place. 


    New student system - Tyler SIS

    The Waynesville R-VI School District will begin using the Tyler SIS system Aug. 3 for parents to view student grades, schedules (in upcoming weeks), absences, etc. for the 2020-21 school year.  Parents will receive an email from the Waynesville R-VI School District providing a user ID and password for the system on Monday, Aug. 3. The e-mail will be sent to the e-mail address that was on file in the eSchoolPlus system. If after receiving the information you have questions, please e-mail sisparentportal@waynesville.k12.mo.us


     Free meals on three Mondays

    The Waynesville R-VI School District in partnership with OPAA! will continue to offer free meals for children age 18 and under through a drive-up service on the following Mondays in August:

    • Aug. 3, 10 and 17:  8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Waynesville High School (Each bag will contain meals for five days.) 



    Sports, band & JROTC physicals

    A MSHSAA physical is required each year for Waynesville High School and Middle School students who participate in sports, JROTC Raiders, and/or band during the 2020-21 school year. Free physicals are donated by Mercy Clinic in St. Robert and will be performed at Mercy Clinic in St. Robert from 5– 6:30 p.m. on these days:

    • Tuesday, Aug. 4, for last names beginning with A-H
    • Wednesday, Aug. 5, for last names beginning with I-P
    • Thursday, Aug. 6, for last names beginning with Q-Z

     A parent signature will be needed on the physical form or a parent must be present for the exam. For more information, please call Athletics at 573-842-2450.



    For students going into 9th grade 

    All 9th graders (and all new students entering grades 10, 11 and 12) should register for the Aug. 14 Freshman/New Student Transition Day Waynesville High School by going to  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1-QWDhvBskAxPhpMiWWrfQnnE29wdaSUYejs4EfP1Zu4/edit.

    Transition Day is an opportunity for all incoming freshmen and all new students in grades 10-12 who have moved into the Waynesville R-VI School District to tour the high school, meet their mentors and learn school procedures.

    To maintain social distancing guidelines, WHS will hold two in-person sessions of Freshman/New Student Transition Day on Aug. 14, 2020.  Students with the last names beginning with A-K are asked to attend the morning session from 8:30-11:30 a.m. and students with last names beginning with L- Z are asked to attend the afternoon session from 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. The deadline to register for Freshman/New Student Transition Day is Friday, Aug. 7. For more information, please contact krodriguez@waynesville.k12.mo.us.



    Summer school teacher

    During the seated version of summer school, teachers quickly adapted to wearing masks, using hand sanitizer and wipes and wearing gloves as needed. 




    Excel as a student-centered community of learners that embraces diversity and innovation. 


    Empower and prepare individual students for future opportunities as citizens and leaders.