Construction on Boonville Middle School's 170,000 square-foot single story school was completed in 1992. Forty-three teachers serve a student population of 750.
Built to replace the former Clarke Elementary School building built in the early 1900's, the new structure was designed in anticipation of the future educational needs of seventh and eighth grade children, at a cost of $20,000,000.
Principal: Julie Kemp
Asst. Principal: Kurt Krodel
Counselor: Jewelee Kranning
Counselor: Christopher Hadley
Guidance Secretary: Deena Rinehart
Constructed in 1992
Two Full-Sized Gymnasiums
700 Seat Football Stadium
Three computer classrooms supplement the computer and video capabilities available in each classroom and laboratory. Special Education classes for severe/profound disabled students and students with mild disabilities are included in special life skill laboratory and classroom settings.
Special remediation services are available for students in the math and language arts area. Extra curricular clubs and activities offer students a wide range of activities during the school day to promote life long learning skills. Service learning projects through special grant funding are also available. The sixth, seventh and eighth grade classrooms are located in separate wings, which have their own math, social studies, English, and science classrooms and laboratories. Home economic and industrial technology classrooms and laboratories are adjacent to the classroom wings, which also share the media center.
The cafeteria will seat 250 students at lunch time. The cafeteria can also seat the larger student body when the stage is used. An auditorium is also available for smaller audiences, and facilities for instrumental and choral music are provided.
The main gymnasium will seat 1098 people in bleacher seating and the auxiliary gymnasium seats 200 and has a full-size basketball court. The school's football stadium seats 700, and areas for track and field activities, including discus, shot put, long jump and high jump, are provided. Outdoor facilities also include soccer and softball fields and two regulation tennis courts.
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