Student Services Department

  • The Student Services Department oversees

    • School Police
    • School Counselors
    • Health Services
    • Federal Programs
    • Section 504 Student Accommodations 
    • Social Workers and Student Resources
    • Student Interventions
    • Diversionary Services
    • Homeless Liason
    • Foster Care Liason

Phone: 417-582-5974 - Fax: 417-582-5960


Degrees and Certifications:

Dr. Kim Fitzpatrick

Executive Director of Student Services

Doctorate in Educational Leadership - St. Louis University

The Executive Director of Student Services oversees federal programs, the health services department, school resource officers, intervention and counselors. Dr. Fitzpatrick also serves as the homeless and foster care liaison for the District.

Administrative Assistant - Sue Showers

Phone: 417-582-5986


Degrees and Certifications:

Dr. Anna Thurman

Director of Interventions

Doctorate in Educational Leadership - Southwest Baptist University

The Director of Interventions oversees the English Language Learners program, 504 services, and Response to Intervention (RTI) across the District.