Back to School Guide: 2024-2025

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Welcome back! We are so excited for the 2024-2025 school year. You can find important information and resources about all things back to school on this page. It's going to be a great year!

New students and parents are encouraged to bring the following: 

  • Birth Certificate (for verification only)

  • Immunization/Shot Record

  • Social Security Number

  • Name of Last School Attended and School Address

  • Proof of Residency is required

Any new student to the district or family who has moved within the district will need the following for Proof of Residency:

  • A current property tax statement, property deed, or mortgage payment statement

  • Two utility bills/agreements - previous & current month

  • Real Estate contract

  • Legal property description

  • Rental agreement / receipt signed by the renter and property owner on property letterhead

  • Residential telephone bill (landline) previous & current month

We will not accept cell phone bills or internet bills. The proof of residency must show the name of the parent, guardian, or student and the address of the residency. 

Click below for immunization requirements:

Puxico R-8 School District has selected the Student Insurance Plan from K&K Insurance Group to make reliable coverage available to parents. If you don’t have other insurance, this plan may be a resource to consider. Additionally, even if you have other coverage, this plan can help fill expensive “gaps” caused by deductible and co-pays. Coverage may be purchased at any time during the school year by visiting