Pursuant to Missouri Senate Bill 638, Section 161.1050, the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) established the "Trauma-Informed Schools Initiative." Information regarding the Trauma-Informed Schools Initiative can be found at MO Trauma-Informed Schools Initiative . DESE recommends The Missouri Model, found on this page, as the developmental framework . . .
Parents/Guardians: There are new U.S. Department of Agriculture regulations with regards to implementing the “Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act” that will generate some changes for us this school year. These changes relate to the main themes of Ensuring Adequate Time to Eat, the Use of Food as a Reward, Classroom Parties and Celebrations, Recess, and Access to Water. The Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act has . . .