Girls Basketball Wins 1st Place @ Mansfield Tournament
Congratulations to the Lady Wildcats for their tournament championship at Mansfield on Jan. 31st.  Licking defeated Niangua, Norwood & finally Houston in the Championship game.  Bailie Osborne was named to the All-Tournament Team & Megan Smith was named Tournament MVP.


January Issue of Wildcat Spotlight
The January issue of our school newspaper is now available online!  New issues are always available using the "Forms and Documents" link on the left.  After clicking on the link, scroll down to the "School Newspaper" section at the bottom.
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Our students brave enough to perform Shakespeare for contest
Wednesday afternoon at 3:00 in the Jr. High Gym, nine students screwed their courage to the sticking point and performed a Shakespeare monologue as part of a school wide competition, sponsored by the English Speaking Union. Students had to memorize and perform 20 lines of Shakespeare! 

The winner of our school competition was Haley Burrus, first runner up was Cole Wilson, and second runner up was Victor Ford. Haley will perform her winning monologue and add one of Shakespeare's sonnets to her repertoire and represent our school at the regional contest in St. Louis on January 31 at the Gaslight Theatre in St. Louis. 
Winner of the St. Louis contest gets an all expense paid trip to New York to compete with other state winners at the Kennedy Center! Best of luck to you Haley!! We are rooting for you! 



Boys Basketball Wins 1st Place @ Cabool Tournament
Congratulations to the Wildcats for their tournament championship over the Christmas break at Cabool.  Licking defeated Houston, Thayer, Mt. View-Liberty & Plato to win their first tournament in several years.  Nathan Wilson was named to the All-Tournament Team & Lane Duncan was named Tournament MVP.

Lady Wildcats Earn 2nd Place in Mt. Grove Holiday Tournament
Congratulations to the LadyCats for their 2nd place finish in the Mt. Grove tournament.  Licking finished 2nd out of 14 teams in the tournament defeating Eminence, Mt. Grove & Houston before falling to #1 seeded Gainesville in the championship.  Well done Ladys!!

New Wildcat Athletics Webpage
Check out our new Wildcat Athletics page!!  All brackets & schedules are available as well as several new features.  Click here to see what is going on in Wildcat Country or see the link to the left.

Check Student Progress Anytime!!!
See how your child is doing in class by logging into Lumen to check grades.  Click the link on the left side of the screen.  Login information was mailed home earlier in the year.  If you need your login information, contact the elementary office (K-6) or high school office (7-12).

NEW in the HS Library!
Students and teachers can now check out books electronically.  If you haven't already, stop by the HS Library to get the info you need to get started. 


Envirothon Team Takes First Place in Regionals
Congratulations to the Licking High School Envirothon Team of Lauren Gifford, Lindsay McNamee, Taylor McNamee, Justin Richards, and Alysha Falterman who took First Place in the recent S.W. Regionals!  In accomplishing this win they competed in six areas and took 1st place in four of the six: Forestry Management, Urban Forestry Planning, Wildlife Management, and Aquatics Management.


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Licking, Missouri 65542
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