St. Louis Public School District Wants Tax IncreaseThe St. Louis Public School District is getting ready to ask for its first property tax hike in 25 years.
SLPS Superintendent Considered for LA PositionAdams has beensuperitendent of SLPS since 2008.
SLPS Qualifies for Full Accreditation for First Time Since 200012 schools now "credited with distinction," another 22 "fully accredited."
Rise in Homeless Students Brings High Transportation Costs"It's very expensive," Thomas-Murray with St. Louis Public Schools says. "We spent over $2 million in homeless transportation last year."
St. Louis City Schools Only Rate "Fair" With State Auditor's OfficeLack of cooperation from the district almost dropped rating down to "Poor".
"Bar Exam" Proposed For Aspiring TeachersThe test would assess mastery of subject matter, competency in teaching methods and even confidence and compassion.
SLPS Receives $96 Million From Desegregation Capital FundDeal wipes out debt, which could clear the way toward regaining state accreditation.