The Odessa School District is super excited to host another Special Olympics Track Meet here in Odessa . The event will be held on October 12th, at the Odessa High School Stadium from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm. If you have any questions or would like more information, please call 816-633-1599. If you would like to order a shirt, please click the link below.
Congratulations to Odessa R-VII Maintenance Director, Mike Morgan. Mr. Morgan has been chosen as the August “MAKING A DIFFERENCE” award winner for the Odessa R-VII School District. The District is excited to honor staff members who go above and beyond the call of duty through the "Making a Difference" recognition program! Each month (September-April) either a certified or classified employee will be honored for their part in implementing our district mission of preparing each student for a successful future.
Below are some of the examples, given by those who nominated him, on how he "Makes A Difference":
Very responsive to needs within the building
Available after hours to make sure immediate needs are met
Has a great attitude and is willing to do whatever he can
Works hard to prioritize the needs throughout the district
Is efficient and always on the go
Willing to go above and beyond, and always with a smile and positive attitude
Mike's work ethic, positive mindset and goal-oriented approach to the grounds and facilities of Odessa R-VII define what it means to MAKE A DIFFERENCE everyday.
CONGRATULATIONS MIKE MORGAN!
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2022 - 2023 Meal Prices for Odessa R-VII
|Elementary K - 5th||$1.50||$2.10|
|Middle School 6th - 8th||$1.50||$2.20|
|High School 9th - 12th||$1.50||$2.20|
|Reduced Meal Prices||$0.25||$0.40|
The Middle School and High School offer a large selection of a la carte items. A la carte items are purchased separately from the student meal. It is important that you and your student discuss options and set limits that meet your family goals and the nutritional needs of your student. You may qualify for free or reduced meals. Please click on the link below for more information.
The Odessa R-VII Public Foundation Board of Directors presented teacher grants on Wednesday, March 2, 2022. Eleven grant applications were approved. Grants (totaling $8,477.10) were distributed to the following staff members by the Odessa R-VII Foundation Board of Directors.
Congratulations to the following recipients:
|Allison Bonnell||Guided Reading Rigby Book Sets||$750.00|
|Michelle Carlson||Big Books for Kindergarten Classrooms||$750.00|
|Michelle Davis||Ready Bodies, Learning Minds Motor Lab||$750.00|
|First Grade Teachers||Big Book Readers Become Future Leaders||$750.00|
|Kasey Kelmel||Full STEM Ahead||$450.00|
|Wendy Reynolds||Gross Motor, Sensory and STEM Activities||$750.00|
|Beth Wagner||Summer Reading for Struggling Learners||$750.00|
|Odessa Upper Elementary|
|Pat Jones||Flight and Rocketry||$750.00|
|Odessa Middle School|
|Susan Lefman||7th Grade ELA 1960's Research Project||$677.10|
|Odessa High School|
|Rachael Begemann||Expanding the Computer Science Experience at OHS||$750.00|
|Crisa Seals||Meet Changing Needs in Field of Comp. Science and Business Ed||$750.00|
|Sherry Billings Memorial Grant|
|Tami Grubb/Morgan Schaberg||Researching the Struggling Readers of Sixth Grade||$1000.00|