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Rockwood School District
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111 East North Street, Eureka, MO 63025 | Phone (636) 733-2000 | Fax (636) 733-8851

Effective Educators

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Rockwood believes its outstanding schools are the result of outstanding teachers, administrators and support staff.

  • ​The majority, 84 percent, of all Rockwood teachers have advanced degrees.​

  • Teachers have an average of 15 years experience in the classroom.
  • Rockwood provides ongoing professional development for all employees. It has a comprehensive program for the development of teachers at all levels of ​experience. ​
  • Rockwood currently has 164 teachers who have earned their National Board Teaching Certification -- the profession's top honor in teaching excellence. The number is consistently one of the highest in the state of any school district. ​
  • ​​​Three Rockwood educators ​each received a 2020 Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award.
  • Two Rockwood physical education teachers were named MOSHAPE Teachers of the Year.
  • A Rockwood physical education teacher was recognized as the Central District of SHAPE America Health Teacher of the Year.​
  • A Rockwood middle school teacher earned an Education Innovation Award.
(Updated Dec. 2020)​