SPRINGFIELD, Mo-- An annual performance report for Springfield Public Schools show increased graduation rate and attendance numbers.
SARCOXIE, Mo.-- Sarcoxie High School and Wildwood Elementary School students and staff will soon have a safe place to go if severe weather hits.
WEST PLAINS, Mo. -- Students at Missouri State University-West Plains will have the opportunity to study abroad in India during July 2015.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- There have been problems and delays, but Joplin's new high school is finally ready for students, starting next week. But first - an open house to show off the new state-of-the-art school.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The way Missouri taxpayers fund higher education is changing today.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics suggests high schools and middle schools should start their day at 8:30 am at the earliest. A look at how two local schools handle it.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield Superintendent John Jungmann today holds the first of 4 community meetings to get input about the direction of the Springfield public school system.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – During a meeting on Tuesday, Springfield Public Schools approved the 2014-15 tax rate, increasing property taxes by about $30 on a home valued at $100,000.
BOLIVAR, Mo. – Southwest Baptist University says they saw an increase in new students, average ACT score and number of students living on-campus this year.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- It was a very special day for the Class of 1944 Tuesday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- In an announcement on Tuesday, Springfield Public Schools says a national retailer will purchase the former site of Hickory Hills School for $4 million.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- College campuses across the Ozarks are back in full swing which means thousands of more people are on the streets in Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Missouri school districts will start preparing students this fall for the first ever state standardized tests based on the Common Core State Standards.
Yes, you can order a pizza with that smartphone. But apps can also help keep a campus diet healthy while away from Mom's cooking.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A new report shows most school children starting classes in Missouri have gotten their required immunizations. but many have not.
College students get lots of reminders on how to keep their personal belongings safe, but a different kind of theft that could be far more costly. How you can keep personal data safe on campus.
CBSNews -- Support for Common Core educational standards has dropped as awareness of the program has spread over the past year, new polling finds.
London (CNN) -- When LEGO released a set of figures collectively called the Research Institute -- featuring a scientist, astronomer and a palaeontologist -- it sold out worldwide within a few days.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – ACT exam scores are in and Springfield Public Schools’ 2014 graduating class exceeded state and national averages, according to Springfield Public Schools spokesperson Teresa Bledsoe.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- There's many reasons why volunteers are helping out this entire week.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- As students get back into the college routine, hundreds are facing bigger challenges than just finding their classes.
The days of the paper checklist are over for college students. Social media and online registries are stepping up the style in dorm rooms.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Students from across the world are settling in for day two at colleges in the Ozarks. Drury is celebrating its biggest class ever, while the number of students at Missouri State has quadrupled during the last few years.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Classes at Drury start Monday night and students are working on community service projects before they hit the books.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Classes are back in session at Missouri State University today (Monday, Aug. 18) and first-day enrollment is up again.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- Some good news for Joplin school officials, after the city's new high school failed a building inspection last week.
SPRINGDALE, Ark. -- The newest school in Springdale, Arkansas aims to reinvent secondary education.
CASSVILLE, Mo.-- The Missouri Department of Conservation and The Department of Natural Resources educate children at Kids’ Fishing Day Aug. 16 at the Roaring River State Park.
JOPLIN, Mo.-- School administrators have received a temporary and conditional certificate of occupancy and are now able to begin moving into the new high school.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Students at Springfield's Westport school were ushered outside briefly today, while the fire department checked out a smoke odor.
Lighten your backpack this school year by saying goodbye to heavy textbooks and hello to digital textbooks. See some of the best places to find a great deal on these digital books.
Many students in the Ozarks are starting school this week, some for the first time. Nutritionists say the connection between healthy food choices and learning cannot be overstated.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- A setback for efforts to have the new Joplin High School ready for students this fall. The City of Joplin told the the school district Tuesday the school failed inspection.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Statewide figures released Tuesday by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education show student scores on standardized tests are down in most subjects.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri has been awarded a $188,048 grant to help pay the costs of low-income students taking Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate exams.
CHADWICK, Mo. – While visiting the Chadwick School District Tuesday, Gov. Jay Nixon announced funding for an early childhood education project in Christian County.
Back-to-school means back to a schedule, one that allows plenty of time for the learning that happens after school. For parents, get tips on helping your kids start the school year off right with good homework and study habits.
NIXA, Mo. -- While students are headed back to school, crews behind the scenes are putting on the final touches to freshly waxed hallways and new lockers. Here's a look at what it takes to get things ready.
JOPLIN, MO.--- Volunteers were supposed to help JHS and Franklin Tech staff start moving in Monday, but there's still some unfinished work that needs to be addressed before the move.
EL DORADO SPRINGS, Mo. -- Governor Nixon will make two stops in the Ozarks today.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark.-- The Arkansas Department of Education unites forces with Education Superhighway to provide high speed internet to students across the state.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- It's back-to-school for thousands of local kids today, including the first day for Springfield and Nixa Public Schools.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Students across the Ozarks are heading back to school and we want to share the experience! Send us your back to school pictures. Here's how you can do it....
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - As kids get ready to head back to class, Springfield Public Schools are rolling out new food guidelines set at the federal and local level.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – After months of construction on Missouri State University’s campus, plans for dedications of several new recreation and athletics facilities have been finalized.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- Joplin Schools Volunteer Coordinator Dale Peterson says, from August 11th to 22nd, school officials need volunteers to help move items into the new buildings.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- Libraries around Missouri are learning they will have far less money from the state in the next budget year.