Ms. Christy Coursey is currently serving her first year as Director of Elementary Learning. She has been an educator for twenty-one years in the Republic School District. Her career with the Republic School District began as a classroom teacher for many years before transitioning to the role of assistant principal at several district elementaries. Her most recent role as Schofield Elementary principal allowed her to continue the goal of ensuring Republic students are safe, happy, healthy, and learning. Ms. Coursey holds degrees from Drury University and Missouri State University and Republic is her home. She is committed to the Republic School District's mission of preparing each student for a successful future.
As the Director of Elementary Learning, Ms. Coursey will oversee PK-5th grade schools and academics. She will also oversee the district's STRIPES 360 program.