Welcome to D.A. Mallory Elementary. Our elementary school is home to over 600 enthusiastic students and to more than 70 dedicated teachers and support staff. Our school is a Kindergarten through 4th grade building with an Early Childhood Center located on our campus. We offer part-time preschool services, Parents as Teachers education, a Gifted Student Program, Title I Intervention services, after-school programming, and a variety of other enrichment opportunities for our students and families. Please contact our school office, at 417.345.2350 to visit with our school administration or to tour our facilities.
Back to School Information
Back to school registration information will be shared soon for returning students and new students to the district. Registration will open August 1 at 8 a.m. Online registration links will be posted on the www.bisonpride.org website.
The DCR1 2022-23 school year calendar has been revised. The new version has been posted on the website calendar and in a printable form. In addition to changes made to Christmas break, each school day will be extended by six minutes. School will start three minutes earlier and dismiss three minutes later. DCR1 2022-23 SCHOOL CALENDAR
School lunch prices have also been updated on the website and attached to this email. The waivers have expired that provided free breakfast and lunch for all students. Beginning with the2022-23 school year, students will be required to pay for meals if they are not eligible for free or reduced meals. These eligibility forms will be distributed during back to school registration. 2022-23 MEAL PRICES
Finally, school supply lists for Mallory Elementary and Buffalo Prairie Middle School have been attached to this email. For the past two years, the Beau Fournier Memorial Fund has provided the school supply needs for DCR1 Students in grades PK-8th grade. This year the Beau Fournier Memorial fund will be funding new projects. At Mallory Elementary School the fund will be providing books for students. At Buffalo Prairie Middle School, student needs will be met through the Cubby Hole by providing clothing and hygiene items. At Buffalo High School, student needs will be met through its Buffy’s Bodega along with providing a $500 scholarship to a graduating senior.
School supply lists are also posted on the bisonpride.org website. The list will also be published at the end of July in the Buffalo Reflex’s Back to School Special Edition. 2022-23 MALLORY SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST 2022-23 BPMS SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST
Youth Baseball Camp
Youth baseball camp will be held July 6-8 for baseball players in 1st-6th grades next year. The camp will be held at the BHS baseball field. Grades 1-3 will attend from 4:30-6:30 p.m. and grades 4-6 will attend from 6-8 p.m. Campers need to bring their own bat, glove, baseball pants, helmet, and water bottle. Please bring catching gear if you have it. The cost of the camp is $30 which includes a tshirt but walk ins are welcome. Please complete your registration by June 20 to guarantee a shirt. Register online at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSelvsA_0ij32iWOYbNoWDwnRz8zJcJjoAubbLlHm9xtt634Ew/viewform
Payment can be made online or by cash or check on the first day of camp. For questions contact email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
PK/Kindergarten Screening Opens
Registration for incoming Kindergarten and Preschool students is now open. Registration will be available online by utilizing the link below. Once you have submitted the online registration, someone from the school will call to set up a screening appointment. Preschool screening will be April 25, May 2, May 9, and Kindergarten screening will take place March 16. 17, 18. Incoming Kindergarten students must be five years of age by August 1, 2017. Incoming Preschool students must be age four by August 1, 2017. A parent or guardian must accompany their student to the screening. Screening will last about one hour.
Please bring the following:
*Birth certificate/Proof of age
*Proof of residency
*Custody documents (if applicable)