St. Louis Public Schools

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.


St. Louis School Superintendent Dr. Kelvin Adams

St. Louis Public Schools Want State to Improve Its Rating

ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–City Public Schools are making their case why the district should be granted provisional accreditation — after being stripped of accreditation in 2007. Superintendent Dr. Kelvin Adams says with the district now making the […]



Mo. Districts To Vie For Race To The Top Grants

St. Louis, Kansas City districts apply for grants.


Duncan at Vashon, Allison Blood, KMOX

Education Secretary Checks on Progress at Vashon High School

The US Secretary of Education visited Vashon High School in North St. Louis, talking about making progress in the failing district.





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