The Branson School District is the recipient of the Early Childhood Education Programof the Year award from FutureBuilders, the educational foundation of the Missouri School Boards’ Association. The award was presented at the 2019 MSBA Annual Conference held September 28 at Lake of the Ozarks. Branson was recognized in the category of school districts with an enrollment of more than 4,000 students.
Branson was selected by the MSBA FutureBuilders Board for the award based on its innovative approaches and outstanding ability to engage and support the development of the children in its care. The award-winning district must offer a high quality pre-kindergarten program and have an overall commitment to early childhood education.
Branson’s Early Childhood program is under the direction of Shelly Worley.