Mission Statement

Climax Springs R-IV Schools, in partnership with the community, strives to create an environment where every student is empowered and held accountable, with high expectations in regards to academics, core values, and citizenship.

Vision Statement

Progress, Responsibility, Innovation, Determination, Excellence


Climax Springs R-IV students will achieve at proficient levels in order to graduate with the skills and confidence necessary to be successful citizens.

Climax Springs R-IV will attract, develop, and retain quality personnel.

Climax Springs R-IV will provide and maintain appropriate instructional resources, support services, and functional, safe facilities.

Climax Springs R-IV students will create an effective learning environment where teachers, students, parents, and the community are involved and where each has a sense of belonging.

Climax Springs R-IV Board of Education will govern in an effective and efficient manner providing leadership and representation to benefit students, staff, and patrons of the district.

Climax Springs R-IV School District does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, handicap, or age in admission, or access to, or treatment of employment in its programs or activities. Any questions regarding the Board’s compliance with Title VI, Title IX, or Section 504 including information about the existence and location of services, activities, and facilities that are accessible to and usable by disabled persons may be directed to the Title IX Coordinator/ Superintendent of Schools at (573) 347-3905 ext. 3, Climax Springs R-IV District Office, 571 Climax Avenue, Climax Springs, MO 65324, or to the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education.

Students eligible for enrollment and participation in any and all classes and activities being offered at his/her grade level with inquiries concerning the application of this policy, grievance procedures, or other matters pertaining to Title IX, Title VI, and/or Section 504 may contact Title IX Coordinator/Superintendent of Schools at (573) 347-3905 ext. 3, Climax Springs R-IV School District, 571 Climax Avenue Climax Springs, MO 65324.


The Board of Education is a representative body elected by the registered voters of the district.  It is the purpose and the role of the Board to exercise general supervision over the school and to ensure that it is maintained as provided by the state statutes, the rules and procedures of the Missouri State Board of Education and/or the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, and the policies, rules, and procedures of the district.  In addition, the Board is accountable to the electorate, and shall be responsive to the educational needs and the imposed financial constraints of the district.  School Board Policies may be found on our website and in the Superintendent’s Office.