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Cole R-1 School District

Cole R-1 School District

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    Upcoming Events

    • Aug. 11 - 6:00pm - All athlete/parent meeting - HS gym
    • Aug. 14-15 Beginning Teacher Work Shop
    • Aug. 16, 19, 20 - Faculty Workshop
    • Aug. 19 - Kindergarten Open House 6:00 to 7:00
    • Aug. 20 - Grades 1 thru 12 Open House 5:30 to 7:30
    • Aug. 22 - First Day of School
    • Aug. 29 - Beginning Band Instrument Rental Night - MS Band room 6pm
    • Aug. 30 - No School - Faculty Workshop Day
    • Please see District Calendar for a full list of events.
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    About Us

    The Cole R-1 School District, located in Russellville, Mo., offers educational classes to students in kindergarten through grade 12. The school district serves more than 500 students and employs over 50 staff members. The district offers various sports programs that include basketball, cross-country, baseball, softball, volleyball, and track, and field. The Cole R-1 School District provides an academic program that focuses on the development of reading, language arts, and math skills in lower grades. It also teaches history, geography, and science. The school district additionally provides instruction in computer applications, music, industrial arts, and health and physical education in higher grades. The Cole R-1 School District additionally offers counseling services to students.

    Fast Facts



    Expense per Student


    2018 APR Report



    District Area

    111 Sq Miles


    Perry Gorrell



    Governing Board