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Latest News:
Backstage at GCR1 Sessions: 
Join us on January 31, 2023 at the Central Office for Backstage at GCR1 - Session 1.  We will share more about how the GCR1 District Operates.  This series will include three sessions, Session 1 on January 31st (Central office), Session 2  on February 21st (Hermann High School) and Session 3 on March 9th (Hermann Elementary School). All sessions start at 5:00 pm and should last approximately an hour.  
DESE Food Service Audit

Coffee and Conversations:
Coffee and Conversation - January 11, 2023
Coffee and Conversation - October 12, 2022
Coffee and Conversation - June 8, 2022
Coffee and Conversations - March 16, 2022
Coffee and Conversations with Dr. Neill - Dec 8, 2021
Coffee and Conversation with Dr. Neill - Oct 20, 2021

Board Elections:
See the Board Election Section of our website for details.  Board Candidate filing opens December 6th and runs through December 27, 2022.  Candidates must file in person at the central office and complete the required paperwork, including the required MO Dept. of Revenue tax form 5120.   
Historical Information:
OPAA Food Service Update - August 2021 - click here to learn more about possible menu changes
The Tax Rate Hearing Meeting was held Thursday, August 25, 2022.
Congratulations Gasconade County R-1 Board of Education on earning the Governance Team Award!
This prestigious award is based on the outstanding commitment of the school board and superintendent to ongoing professional development in areas such as student achievement, school law and finance, board operations, school safety and contemporary issues in education. Thank you for all you do for our district, students, families and community! 

Superintendent Update
Mr. Geoff Neill has been named superintendent of Gasconade County R-1 Schools, effective July 1, 2021.  Mr. Neill will be replacing Dr. Scott Smith, who will be assuming the duties of the superintendent of the Jackson, Missouri School District. We are excited to have Mr. Neill as part of the Bearcat team!  Dr. Scott Smith has been named Superintendent of Jackson R-2 School District.  He resigns as Superintendent of Gasconade County R-1, effective June 30, 2021.