Schools

Welcome to the Excelsior Citizen’s Schools Page, where the stories of our schools and the bright futures they inspire unfold. We believe that a strong educational foundation is the key to unlocking the endless possibilities of Excelsior Springs. Here you can explore captivating stories of academic excellence, creative endeavors, athletic triumphs, and community engagement that underscore our education systems. From the budding curiosity of our youngest learners to the career-focused aspirations of our high school and vocational students, every step of the educational journey is celebrated here.

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Dearing Delivers: Junior Clinches Team Conference Title for Excelsior Tennis

With the conference championship on the line, this was a back-and-forth battle. In the last singles match of the day, junior Jack Dearing had the ...
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ESHS Commencement was a Jubilant Farewell for Class of 2024

Excelsior Springs High School marked its Class of 2024 graduation with a memorable ceremony. Held at the school’s gymnasium on Friday, May 9th at 7 ...
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ESHS Awards Night Highlights Senior Achievements

Excelsior Springs High School hosted its annual Senior Awards Night on Thursday, May 9th, honoring the achievements of the 2024 graduating class. The event, held ...
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Excelsior Springs High School Recognizes Academic Excellence

Excelsior Springs High School held its annual academic awards night on April 18th to celebrate outstanding academic achievements by students throughout the past year. Find ...
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Community Rallies to Honor Teacher with Scholarship Breakfast

Photos by Jenny Stodden Beloved special education instructor Melissa Biermann passed away unexpectedly at the age of 44 on March 19, 2024. To honor her ...
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Excelsior Springs School District Extends Free Meal Program Through Summer

The Excelsior Springs School District (ESSD40) has officially announced the extension of its free lunch and breakfast program for all students, covering the remainder of ...
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ESHS and Community Center Team up to Host Special Olympics Festival with Fun-Filled Family Activities

Excelsior Springs is getting ready for an exciting, new, family-friendly event at Tiger Stadium this spring, aimed at supporting Special Olympics athletes. The festival, set ...
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Excelsior Springs High School Celebrates Talent at Annual Fine Arts Night

Excelsior Springs High School held its annual Fine Arts Night a showcase of student talent and creativity on Wednesday, May 1st, 2024. The Performing Arts ...
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Tiger Talent Stays Local, Mason Wartner Signs with Park University

Excelsior Springs High School senior Mason Wartner signed his letter of intent earlier this week to play soccer for the Park University Pirates in Parkville, ...
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Enrollment Now Open for Excelsior Springs Summer School

Enrollment is now open for Excelsior Springs Summer School for grades K-12. Over the past several years, the school district has made an effort to ...
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Excelsior Springs Speech and Debate Team Finds Success at State Championships

The Excelsior Springs High School Competitive Speaking and Acting Team continued its tradition of excellence at the Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) State ...
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Excelsior Springs High School Prom Crowns Royalty and Celebrates with After-Party

Excelsior Springs High School students celebrated prom on Saturday, April 27, 2024, at the Rose Blossom Hill venue in Rayville, MO. The party continued with ...
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ESHS Band and Choir Excel at State Music Festival

Eleven Excelsior Springs High School Band and Choir students traveled to Columbia, Missouri, this weekend to compete at the 72nd Annual Missouri State High School ...
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Excelsior Springs Job Corps Center Bustling with Activity

The Excelsior Springs Job Corps Center has a lot going on! Here's a roundup of the latest announcements for what's happening on campus!
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ESHS Kitchen Manager Rachel Coe Served with Award and Promotion

At their April 9th meeting, the Excelsior Springs School Board awarded Rachel Coe, Aramark High School Kitchen Manager, the Classified Employee of the Month distinction ...
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No Kidding, ESHS ‘Springo’ a Success as Live Goat Prize Steals the Show

The Excelsior Springs High School Student Council held its semi-annual bingo fundraising event this past Monday.  This year’s spring bingo, or “Springo” event, raised over ...
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School Board Replay April 9, 2024

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9S–RC9CsGg Watch a full replay of the April 9, 2024 Excelsior Springs Board of Education meeting on the Excelsior Citizen YouTube channel.  Follow all of ...
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Excelsior Springs Re-elects Troy Snelling, Welcomes Traci White to School Board

During a special session following their regularly scheduled board meeting on April 9, 2024, the Excelsior Springs School Board welcomed one newly elected member, Traci ...
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