Education

QPS slips from warning to watch level on state financial profile

The Quincy School District expects to slip from the warning to the watch level on the state's financial profile. An estimated financial profile summary shows the district with a total profile score of 2.45, down from 2.75 last year.

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Education

Foundation makes gift to C-SC residence hall

The George R. and Mary Frances Nichols Foundation recently made a gift to the Carolyn L. and Robert W. Brown Residence Hall at Culver-Stockton College.

New QU scholarship model designed to assist families
Education

New QU scholarship model designed to assist families

Quincy University is in the process of introducing a new academic scholarship model that will benefit prospective freshmen and transfer students, especially those from John Wood Community College. The idea is to provide more transparency - and ease - for the families of students attempting to identify the cost and overall budget for college.

Quincy Federation rejects contract proposal, votes to file strike notice
Education

Quincy Federation rejects contract proposal, votes to file strike notice

The Quincy Federation of Teachers and Educational Support Personnel has rejected a final contract offer from the Quincy School Board and voted to file a notice of its intent to strike.

Quincy Federation votes on 'final offer,' intent to strike
Education

Quincy Federation votes on 'final offer,' intent to strike

The Quincy Federation of Teachers and Educational Support Personnel voted Wednesday on a "final offer" from the Quincy School Board on a proposed new contract.

Hannibal News

Hannibal commended by auditors for several financial strengths; board member resigns

The Hannibal School District's annual financial audit resulted in an "average" rating. Auditors indicated Hannibal had "sound financial practices," and the district's financial strengths outnumbered its financial concerns.

Education

Parent-teacher conferences next week at Quincy Junior High School

Quincy Junior High School will host parent-teacher conferences next week at the school.

Hannibal Band Day features 28 Tri-State bands
Hannibal News

Hannibal Band Day features 28 Tri-State bands

The area where Grand Avenue ends behind Warren Barrett Drive is unassuming to passers-by for 364 days a year. But for one day in October, the grassy area teems with hundreds of junior high and high school youth warming up for Hannibal Band Day.

Quincy Federation to vote Wednesday on board's 'final' contract offer
Education

Quincy Federation to vote Wednesday on board's 'final' contract offer

The Quincy Federation of Teachers and Educational Support Personnel will vote Wednesday on a "final offer" from the Quincy School Board for a proposed new contract. The union also plans to vote simultaneously on whether to file a notice of intent to strike.

Canton superintendent to retire at end of school year
Missouri News

Canton superintendent to retire at end of school year

Canton R-V School District Superintendent W. A. Anderson announced his retirement, effective June 30, 2018, at the Canton School Board meeting Monday. He said he will enjoy spending more time with his family.