Leopold Wildcats


The way education should be.

Leopold R-III School District.


16797 Main Street, Leopold, MO 63760, (573) 238-2211



In compliance with Missouri Senate Bill 638, Section 161.1050, we are providing a link to Trauma-Informed Schools.

A copy of our Wellness Policy can be found here.

Distinction in Academic Performance

During school years 2001-02, 2002-03, 2003-04, 2004-05, 2005-06, 2006-07, 2007-08, 2008-09, 2009-2010, 2010-2011, 2011-12, and 2012-2013 Leopold School District was awarded the "Distinction in Performance Award" by the Missouri Department of Education for outstanding school performance. During five of these eleven years, the school district received a perfect 100 points on their ratings. Leopold has been ranked among the "Top 10" small school districts in the state.

During school year 2006-07 Leopold was chosen as the "Best School in Southeast Missouri" by the Southeast Missourian newspaper. This award was again presented to Leopold School during school year 2007-08.

Gold Star Award

On May 6, 2008, Leopold High School was awarded the "Gold Star Award" at a ceremony held in Jefferson City, Mo. Leopold was one of fifteen schools in the state to receive this award based on the students performing in the top 10% of all schools on state assessments (MAP), and the school adequately meeting the yearly progress requirements.