It is the mission of the Fairfax R-III Schools is to equip students with appropriate skills to function as contributing citizens in our changing global society. The highest skills will be developed in the (Each student will develop skills to the maximum of his/her potential in the areas of...) communication arts, mathematics, science, social relationships, fine arts, wellness, and technology. Students will experience the excitement of discovery, and the school will nurture that experience into a life-long quest for learning.


 Lunch charges to End of year. Please use to figure your student(s) lunch account.


Date Brkfst(PS- Adlt) Elem. Lch. HS Lch Reduced Bkfst Reduced Lch. X-Milk Snack Milk
27 $21.00 $27.30 $30.80 $4.20 $5.60 $4.90 $4.90
28 $19.50 $25.35 $28.60 $3.90 $5.20 $4.55 $4.55
1-May $18.00 $23.40 $26.40 $3.60 $4.80 $4.20 $4.20
2 $16.50 $21.45 $24.20 $3.30 $4.40 $3.85 $3.85
3 $15.00 $19.50 $22.00 $3.00 $4.00 $3.50 $3.50
4 $13.50 $17.55 $19.80 $2.70 $3.60 $3.15 $3.15
5 $12.00 $15.60 $17.60 $2.40 $3.20 $2.80 $2.80
8 $10.50 $13.65 $15.40 $2.10 $2.80 $2.45 $2.45
9 $9.00 $11.70 $13.20 $1.80 $2.40 $2.10 $2.10
10 $7.50 $9.75 $11.00 $1.50 $2.00 $1.75 $1.75
15 $3.00 $3.90 $4.40 $0.60 $0.80 $0.70 $0.70
16 $1.50 $1.95 $2.20 $0.30 $0.40 $0.35 $0.35



Go to the Parent Portal and sign in (  Parent Resources -- Check your Child's Grades

click on the meals tab -- click on  ONLINE PAYMENT -- Enter amount you wish to Pay -- Follow instructions

There is a service charge for using online payment.


April 27, 2017

If you have an announcement email it to

 REMINDER that Flu season is upon us.......Remember to cough into your sleeve.wash hands, wash hands, wash hands, & still reinforce.WASH THOSE HANDS!!......Have hand sanitizer handy. We just have to do our best to try to prevent!!!.......Nurse Grossman 

Reminder to Seniors: ALL bills must be paid BEFORE graduation.

9-12th gd. girls: If you are interested in playing golf for the upcoming school year, please email Mrs. Wooten at

BLOOD DRIVE -- MONDAY, MAY 15 - 2 to 7PM - Rock Port Vo-Ag. building (600 S. Nebraska St.). Book your appointment @, enter Sponsor code: atchisonmo. For additional details contact Ross Hastert @ 660.744.6296 or

2017 STRUT YOUR MUTT - 5k!! Sponsored by The FX Class of 2020. DATE = May 20TIME = 9AM Check in. 10AM Start time. STARTING LINE: FX City Park. EARLY REGISTRATION: $20.00 per person. Due by May 8. Receive a T-Shirt & Dog scarf/Bow w/ each pre-registration. REGISTER THE DAY OF EVENT = $20.00 per person. NO T-Shirt & NO GUARANTEE on the Dog scarf/bow. Registration forms in the HS  office or Contact a class member. Any questions Donna Million 660.686.2851. BRING YOUR DOG, BORROW A DOG, OR DON'T WALK A DOG @ ALL!! mAKE IT A FAMILY EVENT! KIDS UNDER THE AGE OF 6 ARE FREE!!

SUMMER SPEED & AGILITY CAMP: Community Hospital-Fairfax is proud to bring you Speed & Agility training by their Physical Therapy Team, Jay Stanton, DPT & Amber Zumbrunnen, DPT. This training will include an assessment of each athlete & a program built to their needs. The goal of this program is to build speed & agility in an effort to reduce possible sports injuries in the future. Registration papers can be found in the HS office.

STUDENT PORTAL -- Just a reminder to students. You can view your grades, announcements, attendance, etc. from the student portal. Get your Login Id & password from Mrs. Umbarger. Go to the school website ( - STUDENT - GRADES. This will get you to the login page.

 If you need a copy of the calendars -- You can ask for one in the office or get it off the website ( You can find it under Elementary, Junior High, or High School tabs. Just hold your mouse arrow (pointing hand) over any of the previous mentioned tabs, scroll down to 'Calendar of Events/Menu' and click.  Note: You can also get a copy of 2016-17 School Year calendar & class schedule. You may need to adjust your margins to print it out properly. Click on the enable editing button on the top to be able to adjust the margins. 



See Mrs. Hedlund if you have any questions or need more info! Student opportunities are posted in the Guidance room located beside Mrs. Hedlund's office. 

SCHOLARSHIPS: Go to the Fairfax R-3 website click on the 'Student' tab. 

Due Dates for Scholarships: 

**Go to your college website and apply there! 

College Visits: Teachers please dismiss students 1ST bell. Grades 10 – 12 are welcome, bring your lunch





4/18-27-- MAP testing

04/24-27-- MAP testing

04/27-- JV/Vr. Bsbl @ DeKalb = 4:30PM

              Golf @ Savannah tourn.

              HS Track @ N. Andrew = 4PM

             JH Track @ Worth Co. = 4PM

04/28-- Elem. Field Day - Postponed to May 5th.

              State Music Contest

            HS Track @ Mound City = 3PM

04/29-- Jr/Sr Prom

05/01-5-- School Nutrition Employee wk.

05/01-5-- EOC testing

05/01-- 7 wk. Progress reports

             JV/Vr Bsbl @ TKO - St. Joe Christian = 4:30PM *SENIOR NIGHT*

             District Golf

05/02-- Seniors Last Day

            HS 275 Conference Track meet @ TKO = 1:30PM

05/03-04- Senior Trip

05/04-- JV/Vr. Bsbl @ TKO - Platte Valley  = 4:30PM

05/05-- School Lunch Hero Day

             Elem. Field Day

             ACT testing deadline for June

            Alumni Banquet = 7PM (set up in afternoon)

           Ag. Officer Interviews

           Cinco De Mayo

05/06-- HS Track Districts = 10:30AM

 ***Lunch Today*** Tacos, lettuce, cheese, salsa, Peaches, No Bake cookie, Milk

***Lunch Tomorrow*** Chicken quesadilla OR PB&J sandwich, Peas/carrots, Banana, Nutri Grain bar, Milk

***Breakfast Tomorrow***  Bacon-scramble pizza, Cutie, Fruit juice, Milk

 ***Breakfast Monday*** Cereal, PopTart, Fruit, Fruit juice, Milk

04/24- 04/28, 2017: ASD/After School Zap Program = D. Wyatt    Elem. Morning = L. Heck   H.S Morning = M. Hedlund    Lunch = J. Mullins


For School closing because of weather you can listen to: KMA (960 AM), KKBZ (99.3 FM), KFEQ (680 AM), KNIM (1580 AM), (97.1 FM). You can call the Maryville radio station snow line to get a listing of canceled school @ 660-582-7669 (do not call the radio station itself). You can also watch KQTV, Channel 2 out of St. Joseph and the Local Cable station, Channel 60

Character Word of the Quarter:


Definition: Caring for Others with Kindness.

Employment Opportunities-

Substitute Bus Drivers


To apply contact Principal Dustin Barnes- 660-686-2851




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