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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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Dissent Doesn’t Defer Changes in Parkway Schools’ Start Times

Alex Pinder, a senior at Parkway Central High School, said that he had collected 538 signatures on a petition opposing the changes.

09/22/2011

WATCH: Gunman fires on school board

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) __ A Florida school superintendent who calmly confronted a gunman who threatened to shoot him during a board meeting says God protected him when the man opened fire.

12/15/2010