Please welcome Cristina Wright to our District today! She is one of the four finalists for superintendent in the Smithville School District. She is currently the superintendent in Licking, MO, where she has successfully led the district for the last five years. Cristina is originally from the Gladstone area and began her teaching career as a middle school English/Language Arts teacher in North Kansas City. She taught there for 13 years. She left North Kansas City to be a principal in a private school in Jefferson City and then became a principal in St. Elizabeth, MO before advancing to the superintendent's position in Licking. Ms. Wright received her Bachelors' Degree from the University of Missouri - Columbia. She received her Masters' Degree from Park University and her Specialists' Degree from William Woods, where she is in the process of completing her Doctorate in Education. Ms. Wright will be meeting with a variety of focus groups throughout the day today and touring our district and community. She will complete her day in Smithville with an interview with the Board of Education this evening. The public is invited to meet Ms. Wright at 5:00 p.m. at the Smithville High School Performing Arts Center.
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It's Way Back When-sday, featuring the 1982 baseball team! Recognize any players?
3 months ago, Smithville School District
1982 baseball team poses for picture
Get the "Smithville R-2 School District" app today! Search for it in the App Store or the Google Play Store.
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It's everything Smithville R-II in your pocket.
Another Way Back When-sday! This week's photo is the class of 1996 Journalism 1 group. Can you name anyone?
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Class of 1996 journalism 1 class poses for photo
It's Way Back When-sday! Recognize any of the players on the 1979 freshmen girls' basketball team?
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1979 freshmen girls' basketball team poses for picture
No school October 27th and 28th!
3 months ago, Smithville School District
No school October 27 & 28 graphic
Another Way Back When-sday! This week's picture is the 1966 wrestling team. Can you name any of these wrestlers?
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1966 wrestling team poses for picture
This Way Back When-sday features performers from the 1973 junior play. Recognize any of these faces?
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Actors perform in 1973 junior play
Another Way Back When-sday! This week is the 1969 football team. Can you name any players?
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1969 football team poses for picture
Instructional assistants needed! If interested, apply at https://smithville.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx
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Instructional Assistants Needed!
It's Way Back Whensday! Recognize any of these 1995 graduates waiting for recessional?
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1995 graduates wait for recessional
Warrior Closet has winter weather items available!
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Warrior Closet graphic
SSD Loves Our Custodians!!!
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Custodian Appreciation Day
Congratulations Coach Jason Ambroson! Named Missouri State High School Coach of the Year!
4 months ago, Smithville School District
Jason Ambroson receiving State Coach of the Year award
Today, the SHS cadet teachers walked to the Mid Continent Public Library to learn about how every teacher can support student literacy. Cadets had great discussion about the ways picture books can be used every grade level and content area.
4 months ago, Smithville School District
Cadet Teachers pose outside of MCPL
Congratulations HOCO 2022 Court Candidates! Front Row: Hannah Heath, Lilly Wornson, Abigail Crim, Payton Shumway, Claire Albright Back Row: Geoffrey Graham, Dawson Strickland, Caleb Donnell, Eli Knorr, Ty Adkins
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HOCO 2022 Court Candidates
On this Way Back When-sday, we're featuring the powder puff cheerleaders from 2000. Can you put a name to the faces?
4 months ago, Smithville School District
Powder puff cheerleaders from 2000 pose for picture
It's Way Back When-sday! This week is the cast of the 1976 senior play, "Hope Springs Eternal". Recognize any of these actors or actresses?
4 months ago, Smithville School District
Cast of 1976 senior play poses for picture
The Smithville Board of Education meeting will be streamed live on September 21, 2022 at 7:00 pm. Live stream link: https://zoom.us/j/98244559439 Agenda link: https://smithvillepublic.ic-board.com/Public_agendaview.aspx?mtgid=1090 If you would like to speak to the Board, please call Board Secretary, Karen Kopp at 816-532-0406 and join us at 7:00 pm in the Central Office.
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Without our talented and dedicated IT Department, it would be impossible for us to operate! Thank you for all that you do for the Smithville School District!
5 months ago, Smithville School District
IT Professionals day graphic