It is the mission of the Strafford School Foundation to partner with the community to enrich and enhance the quality of education and educational opportunities of Strafford students and staff.  With community support the Strafford School Foundation will generate and distribute resources to the Strafford R-6 School District for programs and projects that provide students and staff with the resources needed to enhance the educational environment for all.





The Strafford School Foundation was created to support the educational programs of the Strafford R-6 School District. The Foundation will provide funds beyond the normal operating budget for educational programs and activities for students and staff. Foundation funds will be used to facilitate student achievement and skill development, recognize and encourage staff excellence and expand community involvement from individuals, businesses and civic organizations.

The Strafford School Foundation is a non-profit, tax exempt public corporation and its assets are managed by the Community Foundation of the Ozarks Investment Board of Directors. 





  • Encourage community involvement for the enrichment of our schools.

  • Encourage all students to work to their highest potential.

  • Reward staff for innovative efforts, school support and exemplary teaching.

  • Promote and support quality public education in the Strafford School District.