As part of an ongoing partnership Freeman Health System donated an Automated External Defibrillator to Carl Junction Schools. This unit is located at the Junior High School. There are now three AED units strategically located around the Carl Junction campus.
Each year, the Veterans of Foreign Wars association holds competitions for school children that may result in scholarships or cash awards. Two of these programs recently named Carl Junction students as preliminary winners: at the high school level, The Voice of Democracy award and for grades 6-8, the Patriot's Pen award. For more on the awards and their recipients, read the full story.
Carl Junction Schools rank as one of the top academic schools in Missouri. Over the past two months, state and national academic performance scores have been released and there are a lot of reasons to celebrate at Carl Junction School District.**
Everyone has preconceived ideas or feelings associated with the word engineering. We think of details, factories, production, hard work, and hard-thinking. Very rarely would the first word that comes to mind be fun. But “fun” is exactly how the Carl Junction students who take the newly formed Introduction to Engineering Design classes feel about the subject.