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Harrisburg, MO 65256

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 Harrisburg R-VIII is once again accredited with Distinction in Performance

Bulldog Music


When: Friday, April 25th

-A spaghetti dinner will be served from 6:00-7:00 p.m. in the high school commons.

-The music show will begin at 7:00 p.m.

-Tickets for the dinner and show will be $10 each. A family ticket (up to five) can be purchased for $30.

-Questions may be directed to Mr. Lentz. lentzt@harrisburg.k12.mo.us 817-5857

The Class of 2015 thanks you for your support!



The HEMS Library Learning Center will host a BUY one GET ONE FREE Book Fair on April 28-May 2.  The Fair will run from 8:00-4:30 each day and will be open until 6:30 on Wednesday April 30 during MusArt.  
If you are interested in volunteering at our BOGO Fair please contact Jennie Simpson at simpsonj@harrisburg.k12.mo.us


Survey Prop 2
No Tax Increase Bond Issue Passed on
April 8, 2014.

Thank you to our patrons for supporting the school district.

Make-up Day

Our snow days will be made-up on Monday, March 3rd, Monday, March 17, Monday, April 7, Monday, April 28,Monday, May 5th and May 19th.



4 Day Week Survey Results for the last 3 years. Thanks to each one of you that took time to answer our survey questions. We appreciate your feedback.



Harrisburg High School Multimedia Students have created a website to share all the great things happening at Harrisburg. Check it out!



Take a moment to look at Harrisburg Library's new site!




Bus Safety Week 2013
Please watch this video that our bus drivers along with Harrisburg High School multimedia students put together.


Thanks to our elementary and middle school students for collecting food for the Central Missouri Food Bank. The students collected just about 1,600 items (including our $ donations) in just one week.  Combined total of food and money came to 2,999 lbs which is also the same as 2,499 meals!

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Harrisburg Teachers and Students would like to thank PTO and the school district for purchasing projectors and clickers for the classrooms. Please watch this video.


Common Core

Common Core Information

The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education will be holding statewide meetings to answer parents' questions about the Common Core Standards statewide adoption for Communication Arts and Math. Here is a link to the letter that will give you more information of where the meetings are being held at.






Upcoming Events:

Full Calendar of Events

We would like to congratulate these students for some awesome accomplishments!


Katie is a State Champion in Automotive Refinishing and will compete nationally in Kansas City. Congratulations and good luck!


Kale is a State Champion in Architectural Drafting and will compete nationally in Kansas City. Congratulations and good luck!


Derek is a State Champion in Cyber Securty and will compete nationally in Nashville. Congratulations and good luck!


Carolyin has been selected to attend the Missouri Scholars Academy this summer. Congratulations!

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Click Here to Learn about the 4 Day School Week

Harrisburg Safety Letter