School Consolidation Could Mean a “Domino Effect”

Normandy Schools could be the first of many “dominoes” to fall, at least according to a study released Tuesday by Education Plus



Anonymous Tip Leads to Arrest in Hit and Run Accident at School

Friday afternoon-a mom in her minivan was at Frohardt School in Granite City to pick up her kids. Her vehicle was struck by an
SUV that then fled the scene.


Getty/ Frank Polich

New Law Lowers Required Age Illinois Students Must Attend School

Gov. Pat Quinn has signed a law lowering the required age that Illinois students must attend school.


James Wilder III

Teacher Charged In Alleged 1996 Affair With Lindbergh HS Sophomore

James Wilder was coach and mentor of 16-year-old girl on track team.



TIAM Weekend: 100 Holes of Golf & School Transfers

An update on the school transfer process with Sherrie Wehner of the Cooperating School District.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–08/04/2013


As Others Complain, Ferguson-Florissant School District Welcomes Transfers

Superintendent Art McCoy says his Ferguson Florissant School District wants to extend any support needed to strengthen the two unaccredited districts.


Shooting At Elementary School In Newtown, Connecticut

St. Charles Co. School Safety Plan Includes Bullet Resistant Windows, Security Cameras

Other ideas, like police officers in every school, deemed too costly.


File photo of an empty classroom. (credit: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)

Iowa Newspaper Criticized For Publishing Map Showing Schools With No Security

The Des Moines Register is being criticized for publishing a map that shows which public school districts in the state has security and which ones that do not.


File photo of water coming from a shower head. (Photo Illustration by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Police: Student Arrested For Filming Teacher In School Shower

A 12-year-old student was arrested for filming her teacher showering in a school locker room.


This 5th grade classroom at Airport Elementary School in St. Louis County is among hundreds locally that have benefitted from posting their classroom needs at (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Cash-Strapped Teachers Finding Financial Support Online

Supporters can find classroom project they want to help fund by going to





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