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Common Core Test Results Are In

Missouri students appear to be doing better in several subjects, according to newly released annual MAP test scores. The national Common Core guidelines were fully implemented for the first time last school year.

08/11/2015

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State Hosts Hearing on Riverview District

School officials will discuss recent academic performance gains

09/20/2014

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Normandy School District Takes Legal Action

Seeking a temporary restraining order against the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

06/14/2014

9/19/12-Normandy schools superintendent Dr. Stanton Lawrence speaks during Wednesday morning's press conference at district headquarters. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Normandy School Officials Lay Out Plan To Regain Accreditation

Once again express disappointment with DESE’s “unfair” decision.

09/19/2012

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St. Albans Parents Vow to Stay out of District

KMOX News recently told you about parents in one Missouri school district who took their fight for a shorter bus ride all the way to the Governor.

07/09/2012

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Parents to Governor: Don’t Send Rural Schoolchildren on Wild Ride

Parents in St. Albans picked up a video camera and tailed the bus to prove the route was longer than state law allowed.

06/11/2012

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No State Oversight of School Restraint Policies

State guidelines for restrain/isolation only recommendations

07/14/2011

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Missouri Shoots For Top With Proposed Education Changes

Ideas include tougher exams for high school graduates.

03/28/2011

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