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Missouri Profile

Missouri is called the "Show Me State," because its people have a reputation for believing only what they see. Its name is an Algonquin Indian term meaning "river of the big canoes." Originally home to a number of Indian tribes, the state entered the Union in 1821. Today, more than half the population lives in Missouri's two major cities--Kansas City and St. Louis. The dogwood is the state tree, the bluebird is the state bird and the capital is Jefferson City. ...Read more here: Missouri - The Show Me State

Capital City:
Jefferson City
Nickname:
Show Me State
Motto:
Salus Populi Suprema Lex Esto (The Welfare of the People Shall Be the Supreme Law)
Statehood:
August 10, 1821 (24th)
Origin of State's Name:
Named after Algonquin Indian term meaning "river of the big canoes."
Largest Cities:
Kansas City, Saint Louis, Springfield, Independence, Columbia
Border States:
Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Tennessee
Land Area:
68,898 sq. mi., 18th largest
State Bird:
Bluebird
State Flower:
Hawthorn (crataegus)
State Tree:
American Dogwood (cornus florida)
State Song:
Missouri Waltz

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Missouri Schools

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Elementary Schools

Bosworth Elem.
(660) 534-7311
102 E Eldridge St
Bosworth, MO 64623
Sullivan Primary
(573) 468-5446
1132 Elmont Rd
Sullivan, MO 63080

Middle Schools

Westport Middle
(816) 418-2108
300 E 39th St
Kansas City, MO 64111
Pilot Grove Middle
(660) 834-4415
107 School St
Pilot Grove, MO 65276

High Schools

Chillicothe High
(660) 646-0700
2801 Hornet Rd
Chillicothe, MO 64601
Kingston High
(573) 438-4982
10047 Diamond Rd
Cadet, MO 63630

Sex Offender Information for Missouri

For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

In Missouri, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://www.mshp.dps.missouri.gov/MSHPWeb/PatrolDivisions/CRID/SOR/SORPage.html. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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