Mexico School District to Hold Summer School

May 23-June 16, 2017

MEXICO, MO-- Mexico Public Schools will host summer school again this year. Summer School will start on May 23rd  and end on June 16th.  The last day will be a full day not an early out. There will not be school on Memorial Day. 
The locations will be :  
 --Hawthorne Elementary will host incoming Kindergarten through 2nd grade students with Mr. Brandon Schafer as the summer administrator.
--Eugene Field will host incoming 3rd thru 5th grade students with Ms. Julie Lower as the summer administrator. DUE TO CONSTRUCTION, EUGENE FIELD CLASSES WILL BE HELD AT MEXICO HIGH SCHOOL.
--Middle School will host incoming 6th thru 8th grade students with Mrs. Desiree Pezley as the summer administrator.
--High School will host incoming 9th thru 12th grade students with Mr. Brad Ellebracht as the summer administrator.

     Summer School Enrollment will open at 7 am April 18th for all students for incoming Kindergarten thru 12th grade students. Go to and click on the summer enrollment tab to enroll.  If a parent does not have technology access, please call to Jan Dempsey at 573-581-3773 x2404 and she will register you by phone.

     Paper copies of enrollment are also available, please call your student’s school for a copy to be sent home.

     Elementary student information packets will be sent home on April 11th so parents can look over and decide on the electives their student will want to take.  All information packets were sent via Peach Jar and will also be available at or the building office on April 11th. Some elective options fill quickly so the sooner the better to get the enrollment done.

     Breakfast and lunch are served free of charge at all locations for any youth age 18 & younger.

     Mexico School District’s goal is to provide transportation to all students though there are sometimes issues with a bus being overcrowded.  We will do everything we can to help get your student to the summer school program.

     During summer school parents can only choose one pickup and one drop off point for their students.  Please plan accordingly.

     As the summer school and the new school year approaches, parents often wonder what to do to prepare their child to ride the school bus for the first time.  Check out the Transportation information online at for all transportation-related info.  (Click on District Info and then Transportation)  Also, check out our Transportation Newsletter under Related Documents for back to school safety tips and tips for school bus anxiety.   All other questions or concerns can be directed to the transportation office at 573-581-3773 ext. 2405.  Ask for Jennifer.