Students are not allowed to arrive at school prior to 7:30 AM unless accompanied by a teacher.

Fatima will not be in session Friday, February 15. 

Fatima WILL BE in session Monday, February 18 to make up the snow day taken Jan 30.  The last day of school is now Friday, May 17 as this is designated snow make up day #3 (taken Jan 31).

Nichols is in session Fri, Feb 15, however they will not be in session Mon, Feb 18 in observance of Presidents' Day. 

COMET LEGACY ... Leave Your Mark!

Leave your mark on Fatima with a Comet Legacy Brick! Bricks can be purchased for $60 and can be personalized with up to 3 lines of 16 characters. Bricks will be placed around the Comet flagpole to the left of the gym entrance. Proceeds from this fundraiser will be used to make improvements around campus and in classrooms. Completed order forms must be returned to the Superintendent's Office by March 29, 2919.  Click HERE for an order form.



The “Trauma-Informed Schools Initiative” is being implemented in Schools throughout Missouri. This initiative is a new approach to understanding and working with symptoms of chronic interpersonal trauma and traumatic stress across the lifespan.  Osage County R-III Staff will begin receiving Professional Training during the school year and it is continuing throughout year in preparation for the rollout of this initiative.  

Please follow the link below to visit the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) Trauma Informed Schools website and find out more on the “Trauma-Informed Schools Initiative.”


2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR: 08-16-2019 - 05-16-2019

Semester 1 - Thursday, August 16, 2018 - Friday, December 21, 2018 (85 days of attendance)

Quarter 1:  Thursday, August 16, 2018 - Friday, October 19, 2018 (43  days of attendance)

Quarter 2:   Monday, October 22, 2018 - Friday, December 21, 2018 (42 days of attendance)

Semester 2  - Thursday, January 3, 2019 - Thursday, May 16, 2019 (89 days of attendance)

Quarter 3:  Thursday, January 3, 2019 - Friday, March 8, 2019 (44 days of attendance)

Quarter 4:  Monday, March 11, 2019 - Thursday, May 16, 2019(45 days of attendance)



In the event school is canceled due to bad weather, the following scheduled non-attendance days will be utilized to make up the days taken:

Make-up day for snow day #1 - Monday, January 21, 2019 - SNOW DAY USED THURS, NOV 15

Make-up day for snow day #2 - Monday, February 18, 2019

Make-up day for snow day #3 - Friday, May 17, 2019

Make-up day for snow day #4 - Monday, April 22, 2019

Make-up day for snow day #5 - Monday, May 20, 2019

Make-up day for snow day #6 - Tuesday, May 21, 2019




The cost for HS and Elementary Breakfast will remain at $1.25 per meal.

Elementary Lunch - $1.95 per meal

Junior High and High School Lunch - $2.20 per meal

(School is in session 174 days)

An application for free/reduced meals will be sent home with every student on the first day of school.  All families are strongly urged to apply for Free/Reduced meals as all qualifying students greatly benefit school funding. 

Preschool Information:



Parents of HS Students: 

When your child turns 18 they must sign an Authorization to Disclose Information to Parent/Legal Guardian to allow us to release information to you (attendance, immunizations, course schedule, grade reports, progress reports, discipline, etc.).   Please talk to your child and make sure they understand without the signed document on file, we will be unable to provide you with information after they turn 18. 

View the High School Daily Bulletin located under the High School tab for information specific to JH and High School.


OSAGE COUNTY EMERGENCY INFORMATION: Stay up to date on all emergency information involving Osage County!  While our websites are fairly static, our Facebook page is updated frequently with emergency information such as hazardous weather,  boil water advisories and other related information.  Find us on Facebook…. Osage County Emergency Operations Center, 911 Dispatch Center or and

Osage County Smart911



Link to Fatima Schools Google map.