LINC in the Hickman Mills School District
LINC has been a partner of the Hickman Mills School District since 1994, when Santa Fe Elementary School became one of the first LINC Caring Communities sites. In 2007 LINC greatly expanded its presence in the district when it began offering the Caring Communities Before & After School program at all eight elementary schools in the district.
Dr. Dennis Carpenter is the district superintendent.
The Kansas City Teacher Residency (KCTR) is actively recruiting individuals to become teachers in urban schools and directly address a shortage of teachers.
The Hickman Mills School District publicly discussed its just-released standardized test scores at an Oct. 23 press conference at the district office. The scores showed areas of lower performance compared to the prior year.
Schools across the Greater Kansas City, Missouri area are showing their after school program appreciation during Lights On Afterschool. Community organizers, students, parents, and teachers came together at their school to celebrate their school with talent shows, family fun nights, and community festivals.
Fathers and sons came together at Symington Elementary for Sports Night. The event featured games, reading activities, and dinner.
On September 29, families and community members met at Hickman Mills Freshmen Center for an opportunity to connect with resources in their school.
Hickman Mills families and school community will come together for the upcoming Parent University at Hickman Mills Freshman Center. Parents are welcome to come and enjoy prize drawings, dinner, and seminars to help navigate school for the modern parent.
Businesses and individuals with delinquent taxes before Dec. 31, 2014 are eligible to pay now through November 31 without interest or penalties with the Missouri Tax Amensty Program.
Two long-time LINC Caring Communities site coordinators – Janis Bankston and Erma Wright – are retiring.
Both were recognized by LINC founder Bert Berkley at the May 2015 LINC Commission meeting.
Over 200 students competed in five rounds of chess during the LINC Chess End of Year Tournament at Hickman Mills Freshman Center Saturday, May 9. Congratulations to all participants!
Watch our video about the process of preparing 35,000 books for delivery to students this summer. Community volunteers and several organizations have helped to make this year's distribution a success.