February 26, 2024

MUSIC Monthly | Volume 28 – February 2024

The February edition of MUSIC Monthly is electrific, meaning it is a combination of electric and terrific. This edition challenges members to be amazed by simple moments that positively light a spark in others. In addition, we provide a “5-Minute Safety Talk – Flammable and Combustible Liquids” job aid where we highlight that vapors can […]

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February 6, 2024

MUSIC Monthly | Volume 28 – January 2024

The new year brings much excitement. Some things remain constant, like the MUSIC Annual Membership Meeting held on January 25-26, 2024,  or Missouri’s unpredictable weather. Meanwhile, a new year brings new opportunities, like the new Step into MUSIC program launching in early February. Read this edition of MUSIC Monthly to discover all the exciting news! Articles and Resources Linked […]

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November 29, 2023

Dr. Darrell “Jack” Holley | MUSIC Scholarship Application

The Dr. Darrell “Jack” Holley | MUSIC Scholarship application (clickable link) is now available. Six $2,000.00 scholarships (non-renewable) will be awarded to students who graduate in 2024 from high schools in MUSIC member districts. The scholarship information is included with the application. Only ONE application from a MUSIC district is to be submitted. In districts which have multiple […]

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November 3, 2023

2024 MUSIC Annual Membership Meeting

The 2024 MUSIC Annual Membership Meeting will be held at the Lodge of Four Seasons at the Lake of the Ozarks on January 25 – 26, 2024. There is no cost to attend the conference except for the cost of your room. MUSIC kindly asks you to reserve your room at the Lodge of the […]

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April 11, 2023

2023 | Dr. Darrell “Jack” Holley Scholarship Recipients

MUSIC is proud to announce the 2023 Dr. Darrell “Jack” Holley Scholarship recipients. There were approximately 200 applicants for six available scholarships. The selection committee members were impressed with all applicants and wish them the best in their future endeavors. Congratulations to this Year’s Scholarship Recipients! Please Note: You can click on the image to […]

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February 28, 2023

Dr. Gary VanMeter Award for Risk Management Excellence

At the Annual Membership Meeting in January, MUSIC announced the winners of the 2023 VanMeter Award for Risk Management Excellence. This annual award uses various criteria to choose the recipients, including looking at the total severity of all claims as a percentage of the school’s annual assessment, reduction in workers’ compensation claims (as compared to […]

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November 18, 2022

Remembering Debbie Livingston

With a heavy heart, we share the news that Debbie Livingston of Macon, MO, passed away on November 16, 2022. Debbie was a former member of the MUSIC Board of Directors, and she brought much insight to the Board. She was serious when needed, but she also let you see her wonderful sense of humor. […]

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October 7, 2022

2023 Annual Membership Meeting

The 2023 MUSIC Annual Membership Meeting (AMM) will be held at Lodge of Four Seasons at the Lake of the Ozarks on January 26 – 27, 2023. There is no cost to attend the conference except for the cost of your room. MUSIC kindly asks you to reserve your room at the Lodge of the […]

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April 1, 2022

2022 | Dr. Darrell “Jack” Holley Scholarship Recipients

MUSIC is proud to announce the 2022 Dr. Darrell “Jack” Holley Scholarship recipients. MUSIC received approximately 200 applicants for six available scholarships. The selection committee members were extremely impressed with all applicants, and we wish them the best in their future endeavors. The scholarships are funded with golf tournament proceeds and corporate donations. Each winner […]

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February 1, 2022

Ron Orr Named New Executive Director

The MUSIC Board of Directors has selected Ron Orr as the next Executive Director of the MUSIC program. Ron has served as Chief Financial Officer of Pattonville School District since 2002. He spent four years as an Accounting Manager at Washington University in St. Louis and five years in private practice before joining Pattonville. He […]

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