St. Louis Public Schools
The US Secretary of Education visited Vashon High School in North St. Louis, talking about making progress in the failing district.
Group leader says affected students should be able to transfer to an accredited district.
Past reports of “shots fired” cast shadow over major charity fundraiser
The district is cutting more than $11 million from its 2012-13 budget.
Study was conducted as part of a lawsuit.
The Education Department is awaiting the outcome of a court case filed after a suburban St. Louis district kept out transfer seekers.
Noone dares predict when state takeover will end.
Almost every aspect of these students’ school day is in Spanish. Only one flight of stairs away, another class is doing the same thing in French. Everything from classwork to art class is in a foreign language immersing children in a bilingual environment.
The iPads will help students better communicate and socialize with their families and classmates.
Contract through 2014 is effective immediately