School News

Grad Salute: Oakville High School Class of 2019

385 students will graduate from Oakville High School at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, June 2, at Chaifetz Arena. Congratulations Oakville High School seniors for a terrific achievement! Students in Oakville High School’s graduating class were awarded more than $10.8 million in scholarships this year.   Congratulations to all the seniors! Find your senior from the full

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Julie Durham named new principal of Hagemann Elementary

Pictured above: Mehlville School District 2017 Teacher of the Year Julie Durham is pictured with Assistant Superintendent Jeff Bresler at the district’s annual Recognition Night. The Mehlville Board of Education unanimously hired Julie Durham as principal of Hagemann Elementary School for the 2019-2020 school year in closed session Thursday night. The district said it conducted

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Spike in Lindbergh property values is good news for $91 million budget

Pictured above: Lindbergh Superintendent Tony Lake, center, visits Lindbergh High School in January 2018 with former Superintendent Jim Simpson, left, and LHS Principal Eric Cochran. Lake succeeded Simpson, who retired June 30, 2018 after serving as superintendent for the past 10 years. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com  Thanks to a steep jump in property values

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Third grader codes math program

Jack Thayer from Holly Hatfield’s third-grade class at Sappington Elementary School spent nearly two years coding a math program called ‘Jack Math.’ This program helps students learn addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. His father, who studied engineering, taught Jack how to code in Python. ‘Python is one of the more simple languages,’ said Jack. ‘That’s

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Lindbergh board approves teacher raises of 6 percent

Pictured above: Superintendent Tony Lake, right, talks to Lindbergh teachers at Central Office just after taking his new job as Lindbergh superintendent last July. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Lindbergh Schools created a new teacher salary schedule this year that increases pay for teachers and won 97 percent approval

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Mehlville High students design prosthetic arms

Students in the Biomedical Science Project Lead the Way, or PLTW, class at Mehlville High School present their working prosthetic arms to community partners who work in the medical field like BJC Healthcare, above. Over the course of the biomedical science curriculum, the students followed a fictitious family and worked to help diagnose, treat and

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