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Restoration Update
Monday, October 03 2016

It is with the heaviest of hearts we share the passing of Rosetta Sears Scott. She was the true champion of the Banneker School restoration receiving numerous awards in recognition. Motivating so many people to the cause through her epistolary efforts and personal generosity, Banneker School stands in its current restored state in a large part to Mrs. Scott's unwavering dedication.

Banneker School Foundation, her community, and countless others can be thankful for her efforts in saving this precious piece of history for future generations to learn from and enjoy. We will keep you informed regarding services as they come available.

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Saturday, March 26 2016

Come and enjoy food, music and history at the Northland Ethnic Festival. Stop by and see us!!!!

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Monday, January 11 2016

Mark your calendars!! for the Banneker School Foundation Annual Breakfast

Monday, Februrary 29th 
7:30 am - 9:00 am 
Park University 
8700 NW River Park Drive 
Riverside, MO 64152

Come join us as we celebrate the progress of the restoration of Banneker School!

CLICK ME to purchase tickets now!!!

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Thursday, December 03 2015

See pictures!!!

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Friday, November 20 2015

Fabulous night at Christmas on the River with Rosetta Scott & Gaylon Hoskins, this year's Bill Grigsby Lifetime Achievement recipients along with Lucille S. Douglass (posthumous). It was such a warm reception, we didn't even feel a nip in the air. Special thanks to Chief Chrisman for arranging all the special accommodations with his squad. It was truly a wonderful evening!

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Monday, May 18 2015

The Northland Community Choir is performing its spring concert titled From Spirituals to Gospel. This concert will be a benefit for the Banneker School Foundation. 

The event will be held on Sunday, May 31st at 3 pm at the Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel on the campus of Park University. We would really love to see you here for this wonderful event. Please see the flyer for additional information. 

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Monday, March 02 2015

Here are some photos from the 2015 Banneker Foundation Breakfast. This was an awesome event with great speakers and great performances! We hope you will be able to join us next year in support of this great project!

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Thursday, February 12 2015

Join us for the Annual Banneker Fundraising Breakfast on February 23rd from 7:30-9am. Parkville Mayor Nan Johnston will be our guest speaker. Tickets are $35 per person. Please email jjs@kc.rr.com to rsvp. 

The event will be held at Park University at the Park Distance Learning Center. See you there!!!

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Thursday, May 01 2014

Parkville’s Banneker School Foundation prepares to participate in nearby national one-room school conference in June

Parkville, Mo. – A national conference on one-room schools is coming to Missouri this summer and should bring national attention to one-room school preservation efforts in the state

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Monday, March 31 2014

Looking for something to do? Stay tuned for information on a spring workday at Banneker School!!!

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