The mission of the Fort Scott Public Schools is to lead in the SUCCESS of each student to become independent, responsible, and productive citizens.
Fort Scott has two elementary schools, Winfield Scott - grades K-2 and Eugene Ware - grades 3-5. Each school`s academic program emphasizes reading, language arts, math, social studies, and science. The children participate in physical education, vocal music, art, library, and computer labs.
Fort Scott also provides a Preschool Center. The special needs of developmentally delayed preschool children are met.
Fort Scott Middle School serves all district students in grades six, seven, and eight. A core curriculum of reading, language arts, social studies, math, and science is emphasized through a teaming approach.
Fort Scott High School is for students in grades nine through twelve. The curriculum features a college or career-ready curriculum in a student- centered focused environment. Students may choose from a variety of electives and enjoy a wide range of extracurricular activities and clubs.