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Mehlville School Board Member Compares District’s Finances to Greece

They recently decided to make about $4 million in cuts, with the district seeing more red for the foreseeable future.

07/24/2015

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Freeburg HS Alumni Want to Keep ‘Midgets’ Mascot

Authorities with the Freeburg School District say the name originated in the 1930s, and was meant as an honor for a scrappy basketball team that played well despite having very few players who were tall.

07/16/2015

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It’s More Than Money in Teacher-School Board Negotiations

It appears the board will offer a 2.5 percent raise in the next school year, and another 1 percent the year after that.

05/11/2015

More than a thousand people packed the McCluer North High gym on Wednesday night, demanding the Ferguson Florissant School Board answer questions about ousted Superintendent Art McCoy. (KMOX/Allison Blood)

Hundreds Voice Support for Ferguson-Florissant Superintendent Art McCoy

All board members except one voted to place Art McCoy on paid administrative leave last week.The crowd Wednesday demanded his reinstatement and answers to why the decision was made.

11/14/2013

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Edwardsville Teachers Approve Tentative Contract

The compromise now goes to a vote of the Edwardsville school board next Monday.

08/21/2012

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Edwardsville School Board, Teachers to Talk Again

KMOX learns talks will take place Thursday

08/15/2012

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Parents to Confront Edwardsville School Board

The board has already made its final contract offer, which the teachers rejected.

08/09/2012

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NW Mo. School District Starts Random Drug Testing

Maryville school officials say about 80 percent of the district’s 700 students will be subject to random drug testing when classes resume later this month.

08/05/2012

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UPDATE: East St. Louis School Board Ousted by the State

The state reportedly has that authority because district 189 has not met academic standards for nine years.

06/21/2012

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School Superintendents Stay off the Ballot

The Missouri House has defeated a measure that would have required public school superintendents to be elected instead of appointed by local school boards.

04/04/2012

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