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Riverview School Board Chooses Bus Company for Transfers

District Chief Financial Officer Ennis Moss says transportation will cost about $601,000 per year. He says it was a decision the district had to make quickly.

08/14/2013

St. Louis School Superintendent Dr. Kelvin Adams

St. Louis Superintendent Discusses First Day, Transfers

“My heart goes out to those two superintendents who started July 1st. They’ve been on the job roughly six weeks and obviously they have a very challenging situation.”

08/13/2013

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State Education Officials Worried for Students Who Did Not Transfer

An education board spokeswoman admits they’ve had little success fixing unaccredited school districts thus far.

08/09/2013

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Mehlville School Board Has Until 3PM To Address Legal Threats

The Children’s Education Alliance of Missouri says three parents are ready to file a lawsuit if changes aren’t made regarding transfer students.

08/08/2013

Francis Howell

Missouri School Transfer Ruling Opens Old Wounds

Classes begin Thursday in the Francis Howell district. Nearly 2,600 students from the unaccredited Normandy and Riverview Gardens districts are leaving for better-performing schools

08/08/2013

Parents and teachers listen to Kirkwood school officials discuss transfer students on August 6, 2013.

Some Concerns, Much Support For Transfers in Kirkwood

Most parents were supportive of the plan, including resident John Davidson who handed Williams a $100 check to help the incoming students with transportation and other needs.

08/07/2013

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Lawsuits Threatened Against Mehlville, Kirkwood Districts

Both the NAACP and a small group of parents have planned lawsuits against the districts for turning down some students.

08/06/2013

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School Transfer Lotteries To End Today

Around 300 students will go through a second lottery today to determine where they will attend school after failing to get into their schools of choice in the first lottery last week.

08/05/2013

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Nixon Will Not Call Special Session on Unaccredited Schools

The governor says there are some ways improve Missouri education but he is leaving it up to state legislators and will not call them into a special session, as some have suggested he do.

08/05/2013

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School Transfer Lottery Begins Today

Two unaccredited St. Louis County school districts now know exactly how many students they’re losing.

08/02/2013

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