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

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August 8-Fall Sports Practices begin
August 10-Junior and Senior schedule pick-up and get locker
August 11-Freshmen and Sophomore schedule pick-up and get locker
August 12-7th and 8th graders schedule pick-up and get locker
August 12-Elem Class Lists posted outside of Elem entrance
August 15-6th Grade Orientation-9 AM or 12:30 PM in LMC
August 16-New Teacher Orientation
August 17-Professional Development/Staff Workshops
August 17-School Board Meeting-6 PM in FACS room in HS
August 18-
Professional Development/Staff Workshops
August 19-
Professional Development/Staff Workshops
August 19-Elementary Open
House-4-6 PM
August 19-MS/HS Athletic Parent Meeting-5:30 PM in old gym.
August 23-First Day of School

Supply Lists can be found on the Family Resources page
Live Streamed events-New Franklin R-1 Schools

Current Job Openings
New Franklin R-I School District is accepting applications for a paraprofessional. Successful candidate must have at least 60 college hours or have passed the Para Pro exam. Applications may be obtained at Please send completed application to Dawn Shipp, Elementary Principal, 412 W. Broadway, New Franklin, MO 65274. Please feel free to email questions to New Franklin R-I Schools will pay a $500.00 signing bonus to successful candidates.

Substitute Teachers
The New Franklin R-1 School district are looking for substitute teachers for the 2022-2023 school year. If interested, please contact the Superintendent's Office at 660-848-2141 to secure an application. Applications can be found on the employment tab on this page.

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. Applications can be found on the employment tab on this page. Contact Eric Chaney, Transportation Director, at 660.848.2141 with any questions.

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