The Camdenton R-III School District has a proud and long-standing tradition of excellence in the state of Missouri and has received numerous local, state, and national awards of distinction for the achievements of our community, students, and teachers. Our school district is nestled in the heart of one of Missouri's top tourist regions, the Lake of the Ozarks, and our students benefit from the diversity and unique flavor of our beautiful lake region. The Camdenton R-III School District has a student population of over 4,200 students with nine school facilities on three campuses employing over three hundred teachers and over six hundred employees. From our award winning elementary schools to our highly recognized high school, Laker Pride can be found throughout our community as can the commitment to continued excellence displayed by the numerous stakeholders that create the Camdenton R-III School District. We invite you to enter this website and witness for yourself the pride inside the Camdenton Laker Community.
Camdenton R-III School District Earns AdvancED Accreditation
Camdenton R-III School District earned accreditation from AdvancED. AdvancED is the parent organization of the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI), Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI). This action was taken at the AdvancED Accreditation Commission meeting held in Tempe, Arizona in June 2016.
AdvancED provides nationally-recognized accreditation, the purpose of which is continuous school improvement focused on increasing student performance. To earn accreditation, schools must meet AdvancED’s high standards, be evaluated by a team of professionals from outside the school and implement a continuous process of school improvement.
AdvancED is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that conducts rigorous, on-site school quality reviews of Pre-K through 12 schools and school systems to help educators and their communities ensure that all learners realize their full potential. While their expertise is grounded in more than a hundred years of work in accreditation, AdvancED is also committed to help schools improve. Combining the knowledge and expertise of a research institute, the skills of a management consulting firm and the passion of a grassroots movement for educational change, we serve as a trusted partner to over 34,000 schools and school systems—employing more than four million educators and enrolling more than 20 million students—across the United States and 71 other nations.