Principal's Welcome

Welcome to Chaffee Junior/Senior High School!

Home of the Red Devils!
517 West Yoakum
Chaffee, Missouri 63740
Phone: 573-887-3226
Fax: 573-887-4819

Dear Parents, Students, and Community,

There are many wonderful opportunities at our school for you to explore. Our strong academic programs, extracurricular programs, community atmosphere, and outstanding student body are examples of positive aspects of CHS. Chaffee High School is committed to providing students a rigorous, well-rounded education. It is an education that prepares students for college, work, vocational training, and the 21st century. Please share in this pride and join the efforts to make this year the best ever.

Mr. John Cundiff
Chaffee Jr./Sr. High School Principal

Chaffee Jr./Sr. High School

Chaffee Jr./Sr. High School has high expectations of all students in providing a quality education that prepares them for future endeavors.
We believe that this Mission Statement will be used for guidance
as we work to continually improve our building, curriculum, and lessons.

Chaffee Junior/Senior High School strives to provide a supportive environment
and collaborative culture.
We pursue academic excellence by empowering all members to achieve their full potential.

Mr. John Cundiff

Jr./Sr. High School Principal
Mr. John Cundiff

Mr. John Cundiff grew up in Sparta, Illinois. He is married to Sarah Cundiff, and they have a daughter, Amelia and a son, Knox. This will be Mr. Cundiff's third year as Chaffee Jr/Sr High School Principal. He was the high school business teacher and FBLA Sponsor at Chaffee for six years prior to becoming Principal. Mr. Cundiff has taught computer applications, accounting, introduction to business, business technology, and junior high keyboarding. He holds two Bachelor's degrees from Southeast Missouri State University -- Business Education and Marketing Management. He also received his Master's degree in Secondary Administration from Southeast Missouri State. He completed his Specialist Degree at the University of Arkansas and has started on his Doctoral in Educational Leadership.

Mr. Cundiff wants each student to have a positive experience at Chaffee Junior/Senior High and for all our students to take part in many of the opportunities we have to offer. He also encourages parents and community members to be active participants in the education of the students in our community and contact him any time with question or concerns.

Mr. Brian Horrell

Assistant Jr./Sr. High School Principal
Mr. Brian Horrell

Brian Horrell was born and raised in Chaffee. He has taught at Chaffee High School during the past 28 years. He currently teaches Junior High Health and is the Assistant Principal and Transportation Director. He coaches high school softball, junior high boys basketball, and high school baseball.
During his 27 years at CHS, Mr. Horrell has taught numerous other classes -- science, civics, history, government, high school health, and physical education and has also coached numerous other sports -- junior high and high school football, girls' junior high and high school basketball, boys' high school basketball, and girls' tennis.
Mr. Horrell has one son, Aaron, who teaches at Chaffee Elementary School.
He received his bachelor's degree in physical education from Southeast Missouri State University and his Masters in Educational Administration from William Woods University.