When do we meet? – Everyday
Where do we meet? – Band room by the elementary
What time do we meet? – 6th hour
How do you join? – Just sign up with Mrs. McBride at the beginning of the semester and come in ready to sing!
What do we do? – We sing vocal exercises everyday before beginning practice. We practice our pieces diligently for performances associated with both school and outside of school.
Listen to the upcoming HS Choir piece Wayfaring Stranger by
Listen to the upcoming HS Choir piece Sixteen Tons by Kirby Shaw
Attention Harrisburg Community Members! The students of the Harrisburg School District need your support. The School Board has decided to run a NO TAX INCREASE bond issue for $2.25 million in April. Some of the proposed projects include restrooms at the baseball/football complex, safety & security upgrades, track resurfacing, technology improvements, additions to the high school, […]Read More
Communicating with parents is an important part of the work we do as a school district. One of our many avenues for communication is the use of SchoolMessenger, a parent notification system that is provided to us courtesy of Commercial Trust Company. Many parents rely on SchoolMessenger for receiving important and timely information regarding school […]Read More
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 […]Read More
We are excited to have Ellie, a diabetic alert dog, attending school on a regular basis. Ellie is a trained service dog for first grade teacher Kelsey Fisher. It is comforting to know that this newest member of our school community will help insure Mrs. Fisher’s safety while she is teaching, and we believe Ellie’s presence […]Read More
The elementary/middle and high school counseling offices now have some extra help. The therapy dogs have arrived. Winnie will be working in the elementary/middle school and Harper will be working in the high school. The therapy dogs are already bringing smiles to all the students in the hallways. The school district would also like […]Read More
The following information from the Harrisburg R-VIII School District are for events coming up and things you need to know…. Kick off the Holiday Season (click here) Surplus Property List (click here) Filing for BOE position (click here) Christmas Concert – HS Gym on Dec. 14 6pmRead More
Recently, Dr. D. won two more DonorsChoose grants! In addition to her comfy bean bag, she now has her own iPad dedicated to her classroom and 25 new young adult books for her classroom library. The speech students have already started using the iPad to record their performances and help each other critique them so […]Read More
There have been many inquiries regarding donations, assistance, etc. Jennie Simpson has specifically asked that, in lieu of flowers or if you’d like to make a contribution, donations be made to the Bradey Simpson Scholarship Fund. Checks payable to the Bradey Simpson Scholarship Fund can be mailed to: Harrisburg Administration Office 1000 S Harris Harrisburg, […]Read More
Please stop by the Scholastic Book Fair in the elementary/middle school on Monday, October 16th. It will be open 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. The theme is the Wild West Book Fair. The library and classrooms are able to add many books to their collections thanks to our book fairs during the year. Thank […]Read More