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Carthage R-9 School District

Carthage R9 School District

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    Parent Links

    At Carthage R9, we value and encourage parent involvement.  Click on the following link to find out about happenings, updates, and important information going on in our district.

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    Student Links

    Click on the following link to access student gmail, Infinite Campus, news, and important information.

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    Staff Links

    Click on the following link to access employee email, Infinite Campus, news, and information.

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    Community Links

    We are thankful for the support of our community.  The community is a vital part of our school system.  To learn more about the district's activities, news and community involvement, click on the following link.

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    The Carthage 2020 and Beyond survey link is listed below.  We listed the top 20 topics discussed during the meetings that seemed the most critical or concerning.  The survey will close in two weeks – June 3rd.

    We do not have ability to monitor how many times someone completes the survey so I ask you to complete the survey only one time.  The survey is anonymous. 

    A paper copy of the survey can be picked up at Central Office or any school office.

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    Our School

    Welcome from the superintendent

    Welcome to the 2018-19 school year! We are excited to serve you, your children, and the Carthage community. The Carthage R-9 School District serves over 5,000 students daily on our 12 campuses. We believe each child is provided a quality education and has the opportunity to take advantage of multiple academic programs. District personnel are devoted to “Inspiring Excellence” in each student we serve. We consider the trust parents and the community place in us challenging but also rewarding and promise to do our best to ensure we achieve excellence. Our community and surrounding area continue to grow as families are choosing to raise and educate their children in the Carthage R-9 School District. We continue to be the “destination district” to many parents and staff.

    Great things occur every day in our district. We believe Carthage children receive a challenging, rigorous, and demanding education second to none. We appreciate the support of our community and look forward to a great school year.


    Dr. Mark Baker
    Carthage R-9 School District

    R9 Administration

    Mark Baker
    Director of Special Services
    Beth James
    Maintenance Director
    Dan Hill
    Assistant Superintendent for Business
    Gregg Wolf
    Food Service Director
    Janeane Myhre
    Instructional Technology Director
    Cathy Eck
    Assistant Superintendent for Instruction
    Kandy Frazier
    Transportation Director
    Todd Buerge
    ELL Coordinator
    Jana Sawyer