Central School Administrator
Melanie Rucker

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905 Dickinson Street
Chillicothe, MO 64601

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Staff & Student Programs

NW Missouri Educators Conference

Dewey Teachers at Northwest Ed ConferenceRyan & Adam

Northwest Missouri Educators Conference was held July 25, 2019. Adam Welcome, co-author of "Kids Deserve It!" and author of "Run Like a Pirate," along with Ryan Sheehy, author of "Be The One for Kids," were the presenters for the day.

Dewey School STEAM Club


Here's some of our 2018 STEAM Club 5K Superhero's. We thank the community for the big turnout at our first annual event. STEAM Club 2019 is coming your way!!!

NW Missouri Educators Conference

scavenger huntretreat

Dewey Elementray Staff had a retreat at the Jabez Retreat Center in Mooresville, MO on August 7, 2018. They had a Google Hangoutwith Adam Welcome, author of "Kids Deserve It," listened to a welcome back video by Olivia Van Ledje @thelivbits; went on a #dewey45 twitter scavenger hunt, fixed lunch together, made shirts and created a welcome back video for the students.