Mehlville School District
A spokeswoman says the total for about three weeks in August, for 544 students in 14 schools, is $398,400.
A St. Louis group that wants two school systems to accept more transfer students says it will decide by today whether to seek legal action.
Kirkwood Republican Rep. Rick Stream says he will introduce a bill in January allowing accredited districts to limit the number of transfers they must take but he expects strong opposition.
Charlie Brennan – Wednesday, August 7th – Kate Casas of Children’s Education Alliance; Bevis Schock and Hugh Eastwood; Mike Shannon; Ron McKenzie from Six Flags; and Tom Loveless on Grouping Students by Abilitly
Charlie talks with Kate Casas about possible legal action agst. Mehlville School District; with Bevis Schock and Hugh Eastwood about St. John dunning letters on unpaid red light camera tickets; with STL Cards Broadcaster Mike Shannon; with Ron McKenzie from Six Flags; and with Tom Loveless about grouping students by ability.
The group sent letters to Kirkwood and Mehlville School superintendents Friday stating that if they don’t have space for all the students who have applied, then they need to make space.
Dr. Knost says most local educators thought that the flow of transfer applications would have slowed by now, but instead it keeps growing.
In the message Dr. Eric Knost answered FAQs about the student transfer issue and clarified exactly what the Missouri Supreme Court decision means
Charlie Brennan – Thursday, July 11th – Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson; Dr. Scott Spurgeon of Riverview Gardens; and Ron Present on Obamacare
Charlie talks with Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson; Charlie and Debbie talk with Dr. Scott Spurgeon, Supt of the Riverview Gardens School District; and Charlie talks with Ron Present about what employers need to know about Obamacare.
The deadline to apply for that free transfer to Mehlville is August first.
Dr. Jim Walters had been off the job at Point Elementary after he was accused of walking up to a car in Forest Park and exposing himself to a college student.