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10788 State Hwy A | Richwoods, MO 63071 | Tel: (573) 678-2257 | Fax: (573) 678-5207
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for it today.
Richwoods R-VII is a Preschool-8 school, serving the Richwoods area, an unincorporated
community in northern Washington County, Missouri. We are proud of our preschool-8
community-based school. We are very fortunate to have a caring, dedicated staff,
supportive parents/guardians, and wonderful students.
The staff and teachers at Richwoods R-VII are a professional and student-focused group who work together to help provide a quality learning experience for each student. Acting as a team, we strive for success in keeping our established mission as the central focus of all school and district activities.
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After completion of the eighth grade at Richwoods, students may choose to attend any one of the local area high schools which include DeSoto, Grandview, Kingston, Potosi, St. Clair and Sullivan. Richwoods R-VII provides transportation to both Grandview and Potosi school districts.
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Former Richwoods R-VII Student Named Valedictorian of His High School Graduating Class
Joshua Insco was born and raised in the Richwoods area. He was home schooled for 7 years starting at the age of three. He joined 4-H when he was 8 years old, and participated in livestock events at local fairs. Josh entered Richwoods R-VII in 5th
grade and graduated from the 8th grade as Valedictorian. While a student at Richwoods, he enjoyed being a part of the Science Club and Teen Outreach Program. Josh would like to thank his former teachers Helen Clauser, Pat Gunn, Phylis Quinn, and Holly Ross for preparing him for high school.
Josh attended Potosi High School where he joined the Bible Club and National Honor Society, as well as continuing his involvement in TOPS and 4-H. He won the Space Museum Founder's Award for 'Most Visionary Project' at the Science Fair hosted by Mineral Area College in 2014. He was also selected to attend Missouri Boys State in June 2014.
Josh graduated from Potosi High School as Valedictorian in 2015. He received a score of 33 on the ACT which qualified him for Bright Flight, as well as several other scholarships for high achieving students. Josh plans to pursue a degree in architectural engineering at the Missouri University of Science and Technology.
Richwoods Community Library is open during the summer months on Thursdays only from 11 AM to 7 PM
7 - New Teacher Orientation - 9 AM
10 - Teacher in Service - 8 AM
11 - Teacher in Service - 8 AM
11 - Open House - 5 PM to 7 PM
12 - Teacher in Service - 10 AM
13 - First Day of School