Welcome to Mexico School District 59 where we partner with our parents and community for teaching, learning, and caring - #BulldogNationAheadofthePack

We are located in Mexico, Missouri. We currently educate over 2,400 students in all of our locations. We have an early childhood center (PreK-K), two elementary schools (1-5), a middle school (6-8), high school, alternative school, and career center. Our Superintendent is Mrs. Melissa Chastain, and we are the Bulldogs.


(Public Notice of Filing)


The Mexico School District encourages qualified persons interested in running for a position on the School Board to file to be a candidate in the April 5, 2022 election.  Interested persons may file at the superintendent’s office located at 2101 Lakeview Road, Mexico, Missouri 65265.  For more information, contact Mrs. Bethany Collins at 573-581-3773 ext. 2401.

Filing will begin on December 7, 2021 at 8:00 AM and will continue during the district’s regular business hours, which are Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.  Filing will end on December 28, 2021 at 5:00 PM.  Filing will not occur on days the school district’s Central Office is closed due to inclement weather or other health-related reasons.  On the day the district closes for inclement weather or other health-related reasons, the announcement will specify whether the Central Office is open.  Filing will also not occur on the following holidays and breaks when the school district’s Central Office is closed: December 22, 2021, December 23, 2021, and December 24, 2021.   The names of qualified candidates will be placed on the ballot in order of filing.


The following positions are available:

  • Two positions with three-year terms.
  • One position with one-year term.

Candidates must select which term they will run for at the time of filing.


Bethany Collins
Secretary – Board of Education



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