New Franklin R-I School District, in partnership with parents and community, will provide a positive and safe learning environment through which all students will achieve the knowledge, skills, and social/emotional behaviors to become creative, adaptable, and productive citizens committed to lifelong learning.

Upcoming Events

January 22-Superintendent's Advisory Meeting
January 22-School Board Meeting in FACS room at 6 PM
January 23-Staff meeting with Superintendent
January 22-25-All State Choir Auditions
January 24-MS/HS Scholar Bowl here vs Cairo
January 24-Pink Night at HS Basketball game
January 29-Elem STEM Club meeting from 3-4 PM
January 30-MS Science Club meeting
January 31-Central's Got Talent Music event
January 31-Elem Birthday Club
February 3-7- Homecoming Week
February 4-Sophmore ring meeting with Jostens
February 5-Scholar Bowl at Slater
February 6-Scholar Bowl at Sturgeon
February 6-3rd Quarter Midterm
February 7-Pink Night
February 7-New Franklin Homecoming
February 11-Sophmore/Parents meeting with Jostens
February 17-No School-President's Day
February 18-Senior Night at basketball game
|February 19-Scholar Bowl here vs Glasgow
February 19-School Board Meeting
February 20-Staff meeting with Superintendent
February 21-Middle School Game Night-3-5 PM
February 24-28-FFA Week
February 27-Science Club-3-5 PM
February 28-CMU Music Festival

Current Job Openings: 

Elementary Teacher

New Franklin Elementary is accepting applications for an elementary teaching position for the 2020-21 school year.  Grade level has not been determined at this time. New Franklin is an innovative school, looking for motivated individuals to become part of our learning community.  Knowledge of Balanced Literacy, Guided Reading, RTI, Data Teams and advanced technology applications is desired, but not required. Interested applicants can find the application on our school webpage at Please submit the application and requested documents to Dawn Shipp, Elementary Principal, New Franklin R-I School, 412 W. Broadway, New Franklin, MO  65274.

Substitute Bus Driver

The New Franklin R-1 School District is accepting applications for a substitute school bus driver.  Bus drivers are responsible for operating a school bus and transporting school-aged children and other authorized personnel safely and efficiently over specified routes from school and various activities.  Job duties include, but are not limited to, conducting pre-trip inspections; observing safely regulations and policies, and enforcing student discipline.  Applicants must pass a background check and have a MO Class B drivers license with passenger and school bus endorsements. Training will be provided.  Interested applicants may contact the district at (660) 848-2141 to request an application or may obtain the application here.

Contact Eric Chaney, Transportation Director, at 660.848.2141 with any questions.

The New Franklin R-1 School District is an equal opportunity employer.

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