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The Mehlville School Board will meet Thursday to begin discussing just what type of tax levy increase they’ll put on the November ballot.
St. Louis gets good marks for stability and affordability, but low marks for racial disparity in the latest report from the East-West Gateway Council of Governments.
Current students graduating through 2017 will still get degrees with accredited status.
They recently decided to make about $4 million in cuts, with the district seeing more red for the foreseeable future.
Math professors say roughly half of the students who take college algebra fail it at least once.
Authorities with the Freeburg School District say the name originated in the 1930s, and was meant as an honor for a scrappy basketball team that played well despite having very few players who were tall.
Kathleen Dwyer of MRH, Ruth Knop of Parkway West take math and science award.
“Even though it’s not intended to be harmful, it really creates this uncomfortable environment because of all the baggage that comes with the word.”
The effort to erect a Ferguson job training center at the site of a former convenience store that was looted and burned after last summer’s fatal police shooting of Michael Brown is getting underway.