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Normandy Parents Sue Over School Transfer Changes

A 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.

07/15/2014

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Normandy Schools Won’t Need Missouri Bailout

Its finances worsened this past year, in part, because of a state law that requires unaccredited districts to pay the costs of students choosing to transfer elsewhere.

06/30/2014

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Ferguson-Florissant to Return Normandy Transfers

The announcement follows a decision by the State of Missouri to replace the unaccredited Normandy School District with the newly formed Normandy School Collaborative on July 1.

06/30/2014

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon briefs reporters on his decision to veto Senate Bill 493 in Creve Coeur, Missouri on June 24, 2014. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Nixon Upholds Vow to Veto Student Transfer Bill

Missouri’s chief executive calls bill a “dangerous voucher scheme.”

06/24/2014

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McCaskill Cancels Trip for D-Day Ceremonies

U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill has canceled a planned trip to France for D-Day events because her husband is ill.

06/05/2014

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Normandy School District Suing 2 State Departments, 20 School Districts

This week, the state decided to dissolve the district and replace it with a state-run organization.

05/22/2014

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State Board of Education Votes to Lapse Normandy District

The Missouri Board of Education voted today to lapse the unaccredited Normandy School District, and replace it with the Normandy Schools Collaborative, a new local education agency, and a new governing board.

05/20/2014

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Number of Lengthy Suspensions Down at Normandy

Two years ago, 10-day suspensions appeared to be the norm in the Normandy School District, but that’s not the case anymore.

05/06/2014

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Students, Community Mobilize for Normandy

Normandy School District is wrapping up a week of rallies and celebrations, unifying the district that’s trying not to fall apart.

03/14/2014

A Normandy resident holds a sign at a meeting at Normandy High School on November 11, 2013 (KMOX News/Allison Blood).

Normandy Closer to a Cash Transfusion from the State

Normandy is one step closer to getting the funds it needs to stave off bankruptcy.

03/04/2014

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