kirksville public schools http://kbia.org en Kirksville looks to implement walking school bus http://kbia.org/post/kirksville-looks-implement-walking-school-bus <p>Kirksville students may have another way of getting to and from school next year.</p><p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 14:26:51 +0000 Michael Losch 43202 at http://kbia.org Kirksville looks to implement walking school bus House bill would bar schools from starting classes before September http://kbia.org/post/house-bill-would-bar-schools-starting-classes-september <p></p><p>A State House Representative introduced a bill today that may change school calendars across Missouri, but would affect school districts differently. Thu, 25 Apr 2013 16:45:43 +0000 Tyler Greever 32637 at http://kbia.org House bill would bar schools from starting classes before September Kirksville Public Schools install panic buttons after Newtown shooting http://kbia.org/post/kirksville-public-schools-install-panic-buttons-after-newtown-shooting <p>Calling the police is now as easy as pushing a button in Kirksville Public Schools.</p><p>A day away from the two-month anniversary of a Newtown, Conn. shooting that left 20 elementary students and six teachers dead, Kirksville’s school board president Neal Chamberlain said he is more confident than ever in the safety at district schools.</p><p>“For a small community, I think we really are trying hard to provide a quality education for our kids," Chamberlain said. “One component of that is making sure we have safe places and good places for our kids to get that education.”</p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 15:08:23 +0000 Megan Schultz 28887 at http://kbia.org Kirksville Public Schools install panic buttons after Newtown shooting