Mehlville School District News

Oakville Elementary gets new principal from Hillsboro

Oakville Elementary School will be led by the current principal of Hillsboro Elementary School. The Mehlville Board of Education voted Thursday night to hire Kimberly Tooley to lead Oakville Elementary, with a contract term starting July 1. Tooley has been an administrator at Hillsboro Elementary School for the past eight years, and she has served

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Mehlville Class of 2018 finishes strong

Mehlville High School saw more than 400 students graduate last week in a June 1 ceremony at Family Arena in St. Charles. The students, clad in their school’s signature green and white, threw their mortarboards in the air at the end of the ceremony.

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Oakville High graduating class celebrates

More than 400 students graduated from Oakville High School May 31, receiving their diplomas from Assistant Superintendent Jeff Bresler, who had been the principal of the students from the class who started at Rogers Elementary as kindergarteners. Above, students take the Pledge of Allegiance at the beginning of the ceremony.

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Interstate 55 complex gets mixed reaction from residents

Pictured above: The area along Forest Dale Drive that is proposed to become an apartment complex. Today, it is a forested site bordering Interstate 55. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Residents who live next to a proposed apartment complex at Interstate 55 and Lindbergh Boulevard are up in arms

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SSD teachers picket as district approves 2018 budget, raises

Teachers held signs last week outside the Special School District Board of Education meeting at Neuwoehner High School in Town and Country, as seen above in this photo courtesy of the SD NEA Facebook page. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com As the Special School District approved its budget last week for next year, its

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PHOTOS: Oakville graduates return to where it all began

We thought you’d like these photos of Oakville High graduates returning to their elementary schools for one last walk through the hallways with their old teachers and in their first school stomping grounds. OHS grads returned to walk the hallways of Point, Rogers, Oakville and Wohlwend elementaries once again in what has become a time-honored

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Mehlville High hosts 21st annual Special Olympics

Students from school districts across the area, including Mehlville, Affton, Bayless and Hancock Place, gathered at Mehlville High School last week for the annual Track and Field Special Olympics celebration.  The participating students ranged from elementary school up to high school. Students who are served by the Special School District are the participating athletes, and

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