The Camdenton R-III School District has a proud and long-standing tradition of excellence in the state of Missouri and has received numerous local, state, and national awards of distinction for the achievements of our community, students, and teachers. Our school district is nestled in the heart of one of Missouri's top tourist regions, the Lake of the Ozarks, and our students benefit from the diversity and unique flavor of our beautiful lake region. The Camdenton R-III School District has a student population of over 4,200 students with nine school facilities on three campuses employing over three hundred teachers and over six hundred employees. From our award winning elementary schools to our highly recognized high school, Laker Pride can be found throughout our community as can the commitment to continued excellence displayed by the numerous stakeholders that create the Camdenton R-III School District. We invite you to enter this website and witness for yourself the pride inside the Camdenton Laker Community.
School District Earns AdvancED Accreditation
School District earned accreditation from AdvancED. AdvancED is the
parent organization of the North Central Association Commission on
Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI), Northwest Accreditation
Commission (NWAC) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council
on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI). This action was taken
at the AdvancED Accreditation Commission meeting held in Tempe, Arizona in June
AdvancED provides nationally-recognized
accreditation, the purpose of which is continuous school improvement focused on
increasing student performance. To earn accreditation, schools must meet
AdvancED’s high standards, be evaluated by a team of professionals from outside
the school and implement a continuous process of school improvement.
is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that conducts rigorous, on-site
school quality reviews of Pre-K through 12 schools and school systems to help
educators and their communities ensure that all learners realize their full
potential. While their expertise is grounded in more than a hundred years of
work in accreditation, AdvancED is also committed to help schools improve.
Combining the knowledge and expertise of a research institute, the skills of a
management consulting firm and the passion of a grassroots movement for
educational change, we serve as a trusted partner to over 34,000 schools and
school systems—employing more than four million educators and enrolling more
than 20 million students—across the United States and 71 other nations.