Classes for all Camdenton R-III Schools begin Tuesday, Aug. 23.
TO ENROLL NEW STUDENTS, the following items are necessary: Up-to-date immunization record, proof of residency, birth certificate, pertinent custody or guardianship agreements and social security number.
Elementary schools, PK-4th Grades
Registration will be held Aug. 4-5 at Dogwood PK-2, Hawthorn 3-4, and Hurricane Deck PK-4. Osage Beach PK-4 will hold registration on Aug. 2, 3, and 4. Schools will enroll from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Student class assignments will be posted at all elementary schools on Tuesday, Aug. 16, after 3 p.m. Students and/or parents are welcome to come by the school to find out who their teacher is for the new school year. Student assignments will not be given over the telephone.
Meet the Teacher Nights
Dogwood Elementary - Thursday, Aug. 18, from 4:30–7:30 p.m. The Transportation Department will be available for questions.
Hawthorn Elementary & Capstone - Thursday, Aug. 18, from 4:30–6:30 p.m.
Hurricane Deck Elementary School - Thursday, Aug. 18, from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. The Transportation Department will be available for questions.
Osage Beach Elementary School - Thursday, Aug. 18, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. The Transportation Department will be available for questions.
Oak Ridge Intermediate School - 5th & 6th Grades New Student Enrollment: Wednesday, Aug. 3-Friday, Aug. 5, at ORI from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Student class assignments will be posted at all elementary schools on Tuesday, Aug. 16, after 3 p.m. Students and/or parents are welcome to come by the school to find out who their teacher is for the new school year. Student assignments will not be given over the phone.
Meet the Teacher Night: Thursday, Aug. 18, from 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. All 5th and 6th grade students are encouraged to attend with their parent or guardian. Teachers will be in the gym to allow parents and students to meet their core teachers. Students will receive their locker and are encouraged to tour the school.
5th Grade and New Student Orientation Sessions: Thursday, Aug.18 sessions will be held in the Oak Ridge Media Center during Meet the Teacher night. All 5th grade students and any who are new to the district should attend the New Student Orientation. Sessions will be held in the Oak Ridge Media Center every 15 minutes starting at 5:45 p.m. If a session is in progress, wait in the commons until the next begins.
Camdenton Middle School - 7th & 8th Grades
The guidance department will be available to enroll new students at the following times:
New Student Enrollment Sessions: Aug. 1-5 & Aug. 8–12 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Meet the Teacher night: Wednesday, Aug. 17, from 3:30 p.m.-7 p.m. All 7th and 8th grade students should attend with their custodial parent or court-appointed guardian. All students will receive schedules and locker assignments on Meet the Teacher night. Students will also be encouraged to tour the school and meet their teachers. All 7th grade students and any who are new to the district should attend the Student Orientation Session. Counselors will not be available 4:30-5:30 p.m. because of 7th grade orientation.
7th Grade and New Student Orientation Session, Aug. 17, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Middle School Gym
Camdenton High School - 9th-12th ­Grades
New students wishing to enroll will be able to pick up forms at the CHS Guidance Office starting Aug. 2 and schedule an appointment to finalize enrollment and class schedule. For information call 573-346-9275.
Orientation:
Thursday, Aug. 18, 2-4 p.m. - Seniors
4:30–7 p.m. - Juniors, Sophomores & Freshmen
4:30–7 p.m. - All School Open House/Classroom Visits/Meet the Teacher
During Orientation and Open House, students will be able to pick up course schedules and complete parking permits, lunch accounts, random student drug testing forms and activity fees.
6:30–7:30 p.m. – RC Worthan Auditorium: Freshman Parent Meeting
Friday, Aug. 19 - 12­ – 3:30 p.m.: Freshman “Mock Schedule” - Lunch provided for freshmen beginning at noon. Students will then receive schedules and will attend all their classes in a shortened schedule.
Lake Career & Technical Center Open House/Classroom Visits/Meet the Teacher

Thursday, Aug. 18 - 4:30 - 7 p.m.: LCTC teachers with freshman students 1st and 8th hours will participate in the CHS Freshman “Mock Schedule” Aug. 19 noon-3:30 p.m.
Horizons Laker Educational Center Current Horizons students returning next year must call (346–6336) Aug. 4-15 for an appointment unless you have already set one up, to re-enroll. Both student and parent/guardian must come to re-enroll. This is only for students who attended Horizons in 2015-16. Classes will begin Aug. 23 with an Open House Aug. 18, 4:30-7 p.m.
Department of Special Services & District-wide ELL Enrollment, PK–12 ELL Enrollment & Parent Night & Middle School Cafeteria Wougi - Thursday, Aug. 4 - 4-7 p.m. ELL Enrollment & Parent Night at Osage Beach Elementary Friday, Aug. 5, 5-7 p.m. Child care and refreshments provided. PAT will be available.