St. Louis Public Schools

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.”



Should Mo. Change School Accreditation Process?

Elected school board of St. Louis Public School District thinks so.



St. Louis School Schedule Changed Slightly Because of Snow Days

The three snow days given to students in St. Louis Public Schools will not effect the day ‘school’s out’ but will effect one day that was to be a day off.


Former President Bill Clinton talks solar energy with representatives from Brightergy outside the Gateway STEM School in St. Louis on April 7, 2013 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Service Day at Gateway STEM School

Former President Bill Clinton and daughter Chelsea brought their CGIU volunteers to St. Louis building’s campus.


Photo: KMOX

St. Louis Board of Education Rejects Calls For Armed Teachers

The act comes in response to HB 70, a bill recently filed in the Missouri House of Representatives by Mike Kelley (R-Lamar).



SLPS Officials Aren’t Sweating Changes to State’s Accreditation Formula

Missouri school districts are getting a first look at how they’ll rank under changes to the state’s accreditation formula.



Missouri Schools Struggle With New Evaluation System

No accreditation changes planned with current data, however.


St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson. Photo: KMOX/Kevin Killeen

New Police Chief Says He’s Met With School Officials About Shootings

And while no changes will be implemented immediately, Captain Sam Dotson calls the meeting productive.


(Photo by KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)

“Bar Exam” Proposed For Aspiring Teachers

The test would assess mastery of subject matter, competency in teaching methods and even confidence and compassion.


File photo of health foods in a cafeteria. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

St. Louis Public Schools Get High Marks For School Lunches

“St. Louis hasn’t been in our school lunch report card since 2007 when they came in with a pretty low grade, an ‘F’,” a dietitian explained.