Superintendency Vacancy Filled Steve Combs has been employed as the new superintendent for the Harrisburg R-VIII School District starting July 1, 2017. Steve is currently employed as the high school principal for the district. The superintendent search attracted a strong candidate pool. The search effort by Harrisburg’s Board of Education was supported by the Missouri […]

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Big Shout out to our Speech Team who took 2nd at New Bloomfield last week with only 7 competitors. The following students finished as follows:   TJ Forbis – 1st (Dramatic); 1st (Humorous); 2nd (Duet) Jessica Justice – 1st (Oratory); 2nd (Duet); 4th (Humorous) Michelle DiStefano – 1st (Storytelling); 2nd (Dramatic); 5th (Poetry) Will DiStefano […]

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The Happy Camper Book Fair…Where Reading is S’more Fun will arrive in the HEMS library on March 6-10. Whether you prefer to camp by tent or camper, you’re sure to find just the right book to read while you relax. Visit our fair homepage for information about fair hours, volunteering at the fair, and for […]

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Congratulations to Harrisburg High School juniors Zachary McKernan, Madelyn Fritts, Payton Drake and David Beath on their selection to serve as delegates at Missouri Girls State and Boys State this summer. Hosted by the American Legion and American Legion Auxiliary, Girls State and Boys State each provide a week-long, hands-on experience at the University of […]

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