Aurora Families, The bus routes are running 10-15 minutes late this afternoon. Thank you for your patience as we work to get students home safely. Please call central office if you have any questions.
No school on Friday, April 19 due to Spring Break. Monday, April 22, was initially scheduled as a day off; however, school will be in session due to a snow make-up day. Again, School will not be in session on Friday, April 19 and will be in session on Monday, April 22.
No School Friday, March 22 or Monday, March 25 for Aurora R-VIII Students. School will resume Tuesday, March 26.
Aurora 'Summer School Rocks 2019' enrollment forms are out! Don't miss your chance to rock the summer in style and earn prizes for perfect attendance. Call your child's office to learn more today!
February Teacher Winner: Kim Juracek (Robinson Elementary)-$50 from Pettit Law Office. Congratulations Kim and thanks to the sponsors of the program-Pettit Law.
February Staff Member Winner: Sabin Paternostro (Bus Driver)-$50 from Pettit Law Office. Congratulations Sabin and thanks to the sponsors of the program.
February Teacher Winner: Sara Siegrist (Pate Early Childhood Center)-Jimmy Michel Motors Monthly Car Program. Congratulations Sara and thanks to the sponsors of the program.
Tryouts for the upcoming April 18th Woodbutchers' Follies are being rescheduled. They were originally set for tomorrow, March 12th at Aurora High School. Additional information will be forthcoming from Nick London.
No school today, Thursday, February 28, 2019 due to poor road conditions in the north portions of the district.
No school today, Thursday, February 28. Stay warm!
No School February 28
All JH after school activities and tutoring have been canceled today, Wednesday, February 27th.
All after school events and tutoring at RIS have been canceled today, Wednesday, February 27.
Youth Soccer and Flag Football registrations are being accepted at the Monett YMCA! Youth soccer ages range from age 4 through 12 and youth flag football divisions range from Pre-K through the 2nd grade. Questions, please contact Jeramy Kee at (417) 235-8213.
Due to the impending weather and the fact that it is supposed to hit while buses are on routes, Aurora R-VIII students will be dismissed at 1:30 p.m. today, Tuesday, February 19. I apologize for any inconvenience this causes.
Aurora R-VIII students will have break February 15 through February 18. There will be no school on Friday, February 15 and Monday, February 18. School will resume on Tuesday, February 19.
Aurora Families, Buses will be 20-30 minutes late on the afternoon route today due to an evacuation of the Robinson campus for a faulty fire sensor. Your patience and understanding is appreciated. If you have questions, please call Central Office at 417-678-3373. Educationally, David Mais
No School Today-Thursday, February 7
No School Today! Stay home safe and warm!
Due to current road conditions (especially in the north part of the district) and the extremely cold temperatures, Aurora R-VIII will not be in session today, Wednesday, January 30, 2019. Thank you.
8th Grade Boys Basketball Game - TONIGHT - HAS CHANGED LOCATION - 5:30 @ the High School Gymnasium. 7th Grade will still play at Pate.
In accordance with the Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015, David Mais (Assistant Superintendent) has been designated as the Foster Care Liaison for the district. Please call 417-678-3373 if you should have any questions regarding the foster care enrollment process.
School is scheduled to be back in session for the second semester on Thursday, January 3, 2019. Possible snow and ice is predicted in the forecast which may affect this start date. Please watch the district website and Facebook regarding our return to school.
MAP score results for the 2017-2018 school year were mailed home Monday, December 17th, for students in grades 3rd-8th. Please contact your child's office if you have questions. Make it a great day!
The 6th Annual Holiday Showcase, sponsored by the A-Tech I Class at Aurora High School will be tonight from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the commons at AHS. There will be tables of handmade crafts designed and created by students at Aurora High School.
The Aurora R-VIII Annual Band Concert is scheduled for tomorrow, Sunday, December 9 at Aurora HS. 12:30 p.m.-$5.00 meals (soup, chili, baked potato). 1:00 p.m. Jazz Band performs. 2:00 p.m. Concert Bands perform.
The Aurora R-VIII School District is accepting bids for a 2002 Freightliner FS65 77-passenger school bus with a c7 Cat engine and 2000 Allison transmission. Bids must be received by Friday, January 4, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Call 678-3373 for more information.
Bus 11 is back on the route. No injuries occurred. Thank you for your patience.
Bus 11 will be running late this morning. We apologize for the situation.
The Monett YMCA is now accepting registrations for Youth Basketball (kindergarten through the 6th grade). Most activities will be in Aurora. You must sign up by Friday December 14. For more information and prices, please contact Jeramy Kee at (417)235-8213.
Aurora R-VIII Schools will be out the week of November 19 through November 23 for Thanksgiving Break. Enjoy the holiday.
Flu shot clinic at the High School tonight 3:30 to 6:30. Free for students with Medicaid-$5 for those without. Must bring card. Adults may get shots also. Free with ins card, $30 if not. Call 678-3373 for more info.
Due to the early dismissal of school for Aurora R-VIII, the final performance of the High School production, "The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe" has been cancelled for tonight.
Due to worsening road conditions, Aurora R-VIII will be dismissing at 12:30 p.m. today. Plans for tomorrow will be made at a later time. Thank you for your assistance.
School is in session today, Monday, November 12. We will be monitoring weather conditions as the day goes forward. Thank you
YOU ARE INVITED! On Monday, November 12th at 10am the Aurora Junior is hosting it's 20th Annual Veteran's Day Assembly. We would love to see you there!
Congrats to Kaci Singer and Aubrey Boatwright who competed at the State Cross Country meet. Kaci finished 25th and Aubrey 44th. With Kaci’s finish she earned All-State honors.
Congratulations to the Volleyball team on winning a District championship. #Back2Back
September Teacher and Staff Member Winners: Libby Mills (JH Teacher)-Jimmy Michel Motors Vehicle, Shawn Hines (HS Teacher)-$50 from Pettit Law Office and Gary Gage (Sodexo-Pate)-$50 from Pettit Law Office. Congratulations to all and thanks to the sponsors of the program.
Spirit Shirts from the Family orders are coming home with the students today. If you ordered a shirt look in your students' backpack when they get home! Let us know if you have any problems!
Theme for this Friday night’s football game against MV is Superhero!
Robinson Intermediate Grandparent's Day will be held on Friday, September 28 between 8-9. Coffee and donuts will be served beginning at 7:30.
Picture Retake Day for Robinson Elementary is Wednesday, October 10th!
Come to the Fall Festival tonight at Robinson from 5-7pm!
There will be a financial aid workshop at Aurora High School Media Center Tuesday evening September 25 at 6:30 p.m. Seniors and their parents or guardians are encouraged to attend for information about applying to colleges and for financial aid.
The Robinson Fall Festival will be held on Thursday, September 20th. All students and their families are invited. Food and activities will be provided. Come out and be a part of the fun!
FFA MUMS - Have buds on them and are ready to be purchased! If interested, please contact Madison Darst, Caitlyn Kaye or Mr. Percival. Prices are as followed: 1 for $10 2 for $18 3 for $24
Back to School-Wednesday, August 15