School News

Embracing ‘That Friday Feeling’

Heather Mastis’ class at Oakville Elementary embraced #ThatFridayFeeling last week with the ‘Tooty Ta,’ above. This goofy song and dance helps children (and grown-up children like School Resource Officer Mike Schira, rear) burn off some energy on cold winter days while reinforcing literacy concepts.

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Two threats to Oakville schools are unsubstantiated, principals say

The Mehlville School District says students are safe in school today after two separate threats at Oakville schools were found to be unsubstantiated. The threats involved both Oakville High School and Oakville Middle School, but were unrelated to each other. Since the two principals sent out emails about the incidents the same day — including many

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Sperreng students ‘Design for a Client’

Pictured above: Daishana Finley of Amber Hardin’s class, left, shows Schaeffer her design idea for a new business card. Eighth-grade students at Sperreng Middle School sharpened their skills and went to work for a real local business client during a project in their Digital Literacy Class. The students partnered with Sam Schaeffer, owner of Samtastic

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Lindbergh girls basketball battles through entire 2018-2019 season

Pictured above: Lindbergh High School senior Julie Baudendistel shoots the ball during the South Side Tournament in 2017. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Stephen Glover For the Call Despite taking a the lead late in the fourth quarter against Marquette, the Lindbergh Flyers girls basketball team dropped a 49-41 decision to the Mustangs last Friday.

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Mosaic Elementary kindergarten lottery open for 2019

The application window for Mehlville School District’s lottery-based school of innovation, Mosaic Elementary, is now open. The window to apply for the lottery opened Jan. 11 and continues through Friday, Jan. 25. Mosaic Elementary, which opened in 2017, provides a personalized learning experience where instruction and authentic learning opportunities are based on academic and social

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Lindbergh’s $105 million bond issue renamed ‘Prop R’

Pictured above: Students walk to class during the passing period at Lindbergh High School on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. Lindbergh is hoping to use money from a $105 million bond to repair and rebuild the existing high school. Photo by Erin Achenbach. The Lindbergh Board of Education voted 7-0 Tuesday to rename the district’s upcoming

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Lindbergh plans for a $105 million bond

Pictured above: Students walk to class during the passing period at Lindbergh High School on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. Lindbergh is hoping to use money from a $105 million bond to repair and rebuild the existing high school. Photo by Erin Achenbach.  By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com  Voters in Lindbergh Schools could consider a

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Oakville band will ‘Take a Vet to D-Day’

Pictured above: Members of Lemay VFW Post 4223 purchased $500 of cards and presented the check last month to the students. Photo by Erin Achenbach. The Oakville band hopes to raise $500,000 to fund its trip to perform at the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landing in Normandy, France, in June. To get to that goal, Kathie

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