316 W Ohio St., Mansfield, MO 65704
Phone: 417-924-3236 webmaster@mansfieldschool.net



ES Menu

MS/HS Menu


December 13, 2017

Dec. 13 – 100% Club applications due today!

Dec. 14-20 – Spirit Week (more info below)

Dec. 15 – Attendance appeals deadline (This is for any student who has been absent 10 or more days this semester)

Dec. 18 – 100% club parent permission slips with $13 due today

Dec. 19 – 100% club trip

Dec. 20 – Dismiss @ 1:00 (last day of 1st semester)

Dec. 21 – Homecoming

Dec. 21 – Jan. 3 Christmas break

Jan. 3 – Faculty/Staff in-service day (no school for students)

Jan. 4 – classes resume – 2nd semester begins

Jan. 5 – grade cards to students 5th hour


PINK OUT T-SHIRTS – order forms are in the office.

Pink out shirts are for the Mansfield/Hartville girls basketball game on Jan. 11th at Hartville.

  • Make checks payable to: HARTVILLE EAGLES BASKETBALL
  • Price is $12 for youth small through adult XL and $14 for sizes XXL – XXXXL
  • Turn in order form with payment by Dec. 20th
  • Proceeds from shirt sales will be donated to Breast Cancer Foundation of the Ozarks


CONGRATS TO MANSFIELD SCHOOLS!!! for achieving a perfect score on the 2017 APR (Annual Performance Report)! Mansfield Schools received a 100% score, by obtaining all 140 points possible (one of nine K-12 schools in the state to achieve this score . . . out of 520+ schools)!!! The APR measures academic achievement, college & career readiness, graduation rate, and attendance.


Thursday, 12/14            ham, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, roll, ice cream, fruit, milk

Friday, 12/15                 hot dog, baked beans, baby carrots, graham crackers, fruit, milk


Monday, 12/18                chili or beef stew, Bosco stick, crackers, carrot sticks, fruit, milk

Tuesday, 12/19               corn dog, baked beans, corn, fruit, milk

Wed., 12/20                    chicken patty on bun, French fries, cucumber slices, fruit, milk

Thursday, 12/21             NO SCHOOL

Friday, 12/22                 NO SCHOOL

100% CLUB TRIP – MOVIE: Star Wars, the Last Jedi & BOWLING @ Fun City in Mtn. Grove

Cost of this trip is $13 for movie, popcorn, soda & bowling. You will need to bring money for lunch.  One bus will go to McDonald’s, and one bus to Burger King for lunch.

  1. Get 100% club application form in the office MONDAY, DEC. 11TH!!!
  2. Get teachers’ signatures and turn these back in to the office by Dec. 13th (subs cannot sign these, so get signatures by Dec. 13!!!)
  3. You will then get parent permission form
  4. Bring your signed parent permission slip & $13 to office by Monday, Dec. 18th – NO LATER!
  5. Remember, part of being a 100% club member is keeping track of your forms and not asking teachers to sign them again, and again. . . you get the idea!
  6. Have a great time . . . and may the force be with you!


MS FCCLA meeting Thursday, Dec. 14th before school- talk about Christmas celebration!


SPIRIT DAYS (Starts Thursday, December 14)

  • Thursday: Snowed in Thursday –  Sweats Day! You’re welcome.
  • Friday: Flannel Friday – Flannel! Lots and lots of flannel…
  • Monday: Merry Monday – Your BEST holiday attire! Bells, velvet, elf shoes…
  • Tuesday: Decades Day – Pick a decade and dress according! Love the 80s? Rock on! Love the 2000s? Sweet! Love the 1800s?   Well, okay . . .
  • Wednesday: Class Color Clash:  Get DECKED OUT in that color!6th- Orange  / 7th- Pink / 8th- Blue
  • Thursday Night @ Homecoming Game: MAROON, GOLD, and BLACK!



Students, when you have been absent from school, you must:

  • Come to the office to get absentee slip BEFORE going to first hour class.
  • Bring note from doctor, dentist, or parent with reason for absence (or parent may call office the day you are absent to give reason).

TUTORING SCHEDULE – 3:40 p.m. – 4:40 p.m. (Each teacher has a tutoring sign-up posted in class for students)

Mrs. Gray           Wed. and as posted in class

Mrs. Reed          Mon. and Thurs. or by appointment

Mrs. Walker       Tues. or by appointment

Mrs. Garrison    Thurs. or by appointment



Bring your pop tabs to the MS office or Mrs. Walker’s room for Ronald McDonald House! Collect them from friends & family! We have collected 37.5 lbs. this year!


  • Library fines are 5cents/day per overdue item. Save $$ and turn your books in on time!
  • Library is closed while Ms. Sanders teaches a middle school class 11:27 – 12:17.
  • Library is closed for lunch from 12:20 – 12:45.


spiral notebooks – $.50

mechanical pencils – $.50

#2 mood pencils or colorful pencils – $.50

#2 pencils – $.25



 To purchase school accident insurance contact Markel Insurance Company by calling 877-444-5014 or online @ http://markel.sevencorners.com.














We are collecting Box Tops & Pop tabs all year!

December 1: Santa’s Workshop @ Ann Short Turner Community Center

December 6: North Pole Night (3:30-5:00) must be accompanied by an adult

December 12:  Christmas Program for grades 1-3 and 5th grade Treble Clef’s

December 20: Classroom Christmas parties (check with classroom teacher for time)

December 20:  Dismiss @ 1:00

December 20-January 3:  NO SCHOOL  (Christmas break)












High School Announcements


October 23- Cross Country @ Fordland-HS runners’ only-runners out @ 2:00/ leave @ 2:15

October 25 – Club photos

October 25-27- National FFA Convention @ Indianapolis, IN

October 28- Cross Country @ Willow Springs District Meet-HS runners’ only-TBA

November 2-Academic Team @ Hartville

November 4- All-District Choir-SBU Bolivar

November 6- Science Conference Contest

November 7 – Picture retakes, Election Day

November 9- Academic Team @ Norwood

November 10-Veterans Day Performance-MHS Gym

November 16- Academic Team vs. Conway

November 30- Academic Team vs. Hartville


Student athletes, Lifetouch will be here this coming Monday, 10/23, to take team and senior athlete pictures. To prepare you need to be here and have your uniform. Picture taking will start at 9am with the senior athletes. Once pictures are taken students are to return to class.


Open Gym for high school cheerleaders will be October 23-27, after school through 5:00, in the multipurpose room. Mandatory practices will begin Monday, October 30. You must have a current sports physical on file to participate.




Key Sport will be here on Tuesday, October 24th from 11:30-12:45 in the HS Commons to take orders for letter jackets.  Patch orders will be taken at this time also along with orders for Baseball Jackets.  There is a $100.00 deposit on letter jackets & $50.00 deposit for baseball jackets.  If this will be an issue, please see Coach Garrison.


FFA will take its club photo during advisory period on Oct. 24


Club and organization photos will be taken on Oct. 25 during fourth period


November 7- Picture Retake Day- Students who were not her for picture day need to make sure they have their picture taken.  If you are doing retakes, you will need to bring old packet of pictures with you.


Science and Tech trip will be Friday 11/3. Departure time is 8:15. Permission slips MUST be turned in no later than Wednesday 11/1. See Grubbs or Hill for any questions or to pick up a permission slip.

October 23-27

Monday-Red Day

Tuesday-Follow your dreams-Pajama Day

Wednesday-Friends don’t let friends do drugs- Twin day

Thursday-Lei off drugs- Hawaiian Day

Friday-You’re too bright for drugs-Neon Day

Lunch: (Sr. out 5 minutes early this week)

Monday-pork fritter sandwich, French fries, green beans, fresh fruit, milk

Tuesday-ground beef & macaroni, corn, roll, fruit, milk

Wed-Turkey & Cheese Roll Up, French Fries, Carrots, Fruit, Cookie, Milk

Thursday-chicken nugget, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, fruit, milk

Friday-  pepperoni pizza, baby carrots, fruit, milk

Students if you do not have a bar code on your lunch card please return it to the office or to Ms. Kay.

School Counseling & Testing News


College Visits

October 23- University of Missouri will be in the commons during lunch.


October 30-FAFSA Frenzy @ 5:00pm in the HS Library.