Ninth Grade Center

  • Principal David Jones    Dear Parents and Students:

    Welcome to Lincoln County R-III Ninth Grade Center-Home of the Trojans!

    To meet the needs of our students, the Ninth Grade Center provides a wide variety of quality academic, career and technical education, in addition to exceptional extracurricular programs.

    The faculty and staff strives to provide a safe, supportive, and challenging learning environment.  We are committed to ensuring that every student has a successful transition from middle school as they begin their high school careers.  Lincoln County R-III is dedicated to preparing our youth for the challenges of today’s technological society.  The technology your student will have at their fingertips will rival most colleges and universities in our great state.  

    As a building, we are convinced that by working together in a collaborative manner with the focus on student learning and continuous improvement, we will successfully support each of our students as they grow and learn with us.  We also believe it is crucial to have support from our stakeholders, which includes our parents and guardians. 

    We are excited to work with your student and look forward to a productive year as your child enters high school.  Please contact Mr. Jones at, Mr. Gudehus at or call (636) 366-4450 if you have any questions or concerns.


    David Jones Ed.S - Principal

    Neil Gudehus Ed.S - Assistant Principal