District Announcements

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Life360 Summer Food Program
Begins June 16 until school resumes in August
Every Wednesday from 3:00-6:00 pm
Chaffee Elementary Parking Lot

Starting June 16th until school resumes in August, Life360 will be serving a week’s worth of lunch for all kids ages 0-18 at the Chaffee Elementary parking lot on Wednesdays from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

Upon arrival please stay in your vehicle, and you will be served.  Life360 will collect the name(s) and age(s) of children that you are picking up for.  Children do NOT need to be present.

This is a USDA Food Program for children ages 0-18. Each child can only receive 7 meals per week during the pickup day.

District Academic School Calendar

2021-2022 Chaffee School District Calendar
(Click for printable PDF)
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Mask Mandate Lifted
(Effective Thursday, April 15)

On Thursday, April 15, the Chaffee R-2 School District will be lifting its masks mandate. Masks for students and staff will be optional and available upon request. Thank you for your support in regard to enforcing the mandates with our students throughout the school year. Hopefully, we are headed in a direction of normalcy as we end this school year and head into the next.
Again, thank you for your support.
Brad Blackman, Chaffee R-2 School District Superintendent

Congratulations to Mrs. Mary Hall who will serve as the 2021-2022 Chaffee R-2 School District Assistant Principal and Curriculum Director.

Congratulations Mrs. Hall 2021-2022 Chaffee School District Assistant Principal and Curriculum Director image

Congratulations Dr. J on receiving the Exemplary New Principal Award for the Southeast Region of Missouri Association of Elementary School Principals!

Dr Vandeven Exemplary New Principal Award for Southeast Region MAESP image

Dr. J, Mrs. Swinford, Mrs. Nothdurft, and Mrs. Barger present "Intentional Play" at the Missouri Association of Elementary School Principals Conference.

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Jr/Sr High School Returns to “Green” Instructional Plan
Chaffee Elementary School Continues on “Green” Instructional Plan
Effective Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Chaffee Jr/Sr High School (Grades 7-12) and Chaffee Elementary School will return to school on the "green" plan for all non-virtual students.   Upon returning from winter break, students will attend five (5) days per week with face-to-face, on-site instruction for all non-virtual students.  All students and employees are required to wear face masks properly and social distancing will be encouraged when possible.

Junior Senior High School and Elementary Back to School on Green Plan on January 5 2021

Message from Brad Blackman, Superintendent of Chaffee R-2 School District
Governor Parson Press Conference
Updated Guidance for Close Contacts and Exposures in School Settings
(As of 11/12/20)

Memo from Mr. Blackman regarding Governor Parson's Press Conference
Updated Guidance for Close Contacts and Exposure in School Settings

Wear a Mask Stay in School Flyer from DESE


(Updated September 2020)
This plan was developed to assist with the reopening of the Chaffee R-2 School District and to outline precautions the district will take to ensure the safety and well-being of staff and students. The Chaffee R-2 School District has developed 3 plans for instruction (Green Plan--Onsite Instruction; Yellow Plan--Fixed Blended Instruction; and Red Plan—Distanced Instruction). The guidelines referenced in this plan are based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO), and the Scott County Health Department.

Chaffee R-2 School District Re-Entry/Reopening Instructional Plan (PDF)Chaffee R-2 School District Re-Entry Plan for 2020-2021

FREE Breakfast and Lunch To All Enrolled Students
And to All Children in the Community Ages 0-18

(Effective Tuesday, September 15)

FREE Breakfast and Lunch To All Enrolled Students Memo

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Free School Meals Pickup
For Students Who Are NOT Attending School at This Time

Chaffee School District and our partners at Aramark are providing free “Grab & Go Meals” for all children 18 years and under who are not attending school at this time.

Monday – Friday
Breakfast & Lunch Pickup
11:30 – 11:50 am
12:10-12:20 pm

Chaffee High School
Activity Center Parking Lot
5th Street
Chaffee, MO 63740

To ensure safety and to prevent the spread of COVID-19, please buzz the bell at the back door of the cafeteria in the Activity Center Parking Lot during the above times, and we will bring your meal to you.
We ask that you wear a mask when picking up your meals.

Free Meal Pickup for Students Flyer

Free Meals for All Students Flyer 2020-2021

Electrostatic Fogger

The district has purchased a piece of equipment called an electrostatic fogger.
Please click on the box below to view the video.
Victory Innovations Electrostatic Fogger Video Demonstration

Public Service Announcement Videos from Our School Nurses

Please click on the below links to view important messages from the Chaffee R-2 School District Nurses regarding health information for the 2020-2021 school year:

Chaffee Schools Handwashing Tips Video

Chaffee Schools Handwashing

If You Get Sick at School Video
If You Get Sick At School

Parent Information Regarding
COVID-19 Video

Parent Information