St. Louis Schools Improve; Not Enough for Full AccreditationSt. Louis Public Schools have been provisionally accredited since 2007 due to low graduation rates, poor test scores and other factors. A special state-appointed three-member board has overseen its operations since then.
Mehlville, Kirkwood Schools Want Tax Increases Out Of Voting DayProp R in Mehlville, and Prop A in Kirkwood is a 49 cent, and 78 cent increase respectively.
East St. Louis Students Return to School After StrikeDistrict officials and union negotiators struck a tentative deal Friday after a 13-hour bargaining session.
Tentative Deal Struck To End East St. Louis Teachers StrikeTeachers will not picket Friday, but instead will vote on tentative pact.
Officials: Student Finds Gun On Ferguson School PlaygroundThe student found the weapon Wednesday morning in some mulch at Griffith Elementary School, but did not touch it.
East St. Louis Teachers Continue to StrikeThe East St. Louis teachers strike will continue after Monday's meeting.
East St. Louis School District Teachers Ready to Walk Out ThursdayLocal 1220 union leaders say the teachers rejected a tentative contract agreement from the district Tuesday.
Little People Of America Still Pressing Freeburg To Drop Midgets NicknameGroup will focus on convincing Freeburg alumni to back its cause.
Mehlville School District Loses Record Number of TeachersInterim Superintendent Norm Ridder says teachers have left for higher paying jobs in the Lindbergh and Rockwood school districts.
Webster Groves Warns Cuts Are Coming, After Tax Increase RejectedVoters said “no” to more money for Webster Groves schools last week.
Granite City Schools Concerned About Impact of Plant Closure on Tax VoteThe Granite City School District has a measure on the April 7 ballot calling for a property tax increase to maintain current academic standards.
3 Missouri School Districts Considering 4-Day WeekAt least three southwest Missouri school districts are considering switching to four-day weeks to save money, improve student engagement and retrain teachers.