School Alerts

Boonville Public Schools use a variety of ways to inform our community about school closings and emergencies. Alert messages are sent through School Messenger and Twitter. Parents and guardians who have signed up for the Parent Portal receive email alerts. For more information, please see the instructions below.

School closings will be posted on KWRT and  KOMU(8) and KMIZ(17) television stations. You can also find school closings and other important information on Boonville R-1 social media sites:

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School Messenger

Boonville R-1 School District uses School Messenger to send emails and text messages to school groups as well as instant alerts and phone calls in the event of a school closing or emergency. Please click on any of the links below for more information.

School Messenger Text Alerts FAQs

Parents and Guardians

If you are not receiving alerts, please log on to the Parent Portal and make sure your contact information (cell phone and email address) are up to date.  If your contact information is up to date and you are still not receiving alerts, please see the FAQs linked above.

To modify the types of alerts you receive, go to and create an account using the email address that you use to sign in to the Parent Portal.

Extended Family and Community Members

Click here for information on how to sign up to receive alerts from BPS schools, activity and athletic organizations.