The 2019 Dr. Mary Richter Award School and District of distinction winners were announced prior to the Lunch Keynote at the 13th annual School-Wide Positive Behavior Support Summer Institute (SI) – Classrooms are Where It’s At For Fidelity, Consistency, and Equity. The 2019 Mary Miller Richter School of Distinction went to Reeds Spring Primary in the Reeds Spring R-IV School District. The 2019 Mary Miller Richter District of Distinction Award went to the Independence 33 School District in Independence, Missouri. Congratulations to both!
In addition, 137 Missouri schools were identified for their exemplary implementation of Schoolwide Positive Behavior Supports. These schools were also recognized at the 13th annual School-Wide Positive Behavior Support Summer Institute (SI) – Classrooms are Where It’s At For Fidelity, Consistency, and Equity during regional ceremonies on June 19, 2018. The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education provided all Recognition Schools with a framed certificate. Schools earning recognition for the first time also received a banner. A Recognition Letter 2019 was sent to Recognition Schools from Dr. Nanci Johnson, Director of Missouri Schoolwide Positive Behavior Support.
Exemplary Schools 2019 Press Release
To view the recognition schools by region, click on regional link, below. For contact information of exemplary organizations, please contact the SW-PBS Consultant(s) for the region in which the school is located.
Region 1: Southeast
Region 2: Heart of Missouri
Region 3: Kansas City
Region 4: Northeast
Region 5: Northwest
Region 6: South Central
Region 7: Southwest
Region 8: Education Plus
Region 9: Central
Region 10: St. Louis County (SSD)