Nixon Vetoes Student Transfers Bill, Some St. Louis-Area Legislators FrustratedMissouri Gov. Jay Nixon today vetoed House Bill 42, saying it fails to solve the problems of unaccredited school districts in the St. Louis region and creates new problems and mandates for public schools across the state.
Normandy Hires New Superintendent With a PlanNew Normandy Schools Superintendent Dr. Charles Pearson -- whose appointment became official on Thursday night -- is making several recommendations for changes.
Normandy Schools Again UnaccreditedMissouri Board of Education restores classification
African-American Politicians Form Fannie Lou Hamer Coalition, Cite Disrespect from Democratic PartySome Democratic candidates could find opposition from within their own party from a new coalition of local African-American politicians.
State Report: Normandy District Still DecliningNewly released state data shows the struggling Normandy school district in St. Louis County saw its academic performance drop to the lowest in the state during a tumultuous school year that saw hundreds of its students transfer.
Ritenour, Pattonville School Districts Will Admit Transfer StudentsTwo St. Louis-area school districts say they will admit previous transfer students from the Normandy School District.
Dooley Addresses Ferguson at County Council MeetingSt. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley spoke at the first county council meeting since the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson and the outbreak of riots that followed.
Normandy Students Challenge Transfer LawA lawsuit seeking to allow more Normandy School District students to transfer out of the district gets its first hearing this morning.
Normandy Plans Job Fair for TeachersThe fair is planned for Thursday at Barack Obama Elementary School, and Saturday at Lucas Crossing Elementary Complex.
Finances Improve for Struggling Normandy Schools State officials say the struggling St. Louis County school district should be able to make it financially.
University City Will Accept Normandy Transfer StudentsUniversity City school board members have changed their mind about rejecting transfers students from Normandy.
Normandy Parents Sue Over School Transfer ChangesA group of Normandy school district parents has filed suit over recent changes to student attendance rules that limit the number of pupils who can transfer to better-performing schools in other districts.