Van Buren R-1 Schools
Virtual Instruction Handbook
Van Buren, Missouri lies deep in the southeastern Missouri Ozarks, a lovely and peaceful county seat with a population of 893 contented people. It is a major destination for recreational floating and fishing on the famous and beautiful Current River, as well as sightseeing at one of the world’s largest springs, Big Spring. To locate Van Buren on a map of Missouri, find Poplar Bluff in the southeast corner and follow US 60 west 45 miles. Van Buren is on the edge of a large section of Mark Twain National Forest, and Clearwater Lake & Dam are just a few miles to the northeast. More information can be found here and here.
Our school has a student population that fluctuates between 500-550 PK-12th grades. Students are active in sports, academic and extra-curricular clubs. Visit each of our individual schools through the links above for links, news and more specific information