Lindbergh among best school districts in country

Lindbergh Schools ranks among the best school districts in the United States, ac-cording to a recent study by the National Council for Home Safety and Security.

Lindbergh consistently ranks among the top school districts in Missouri for academic achievement, ranking No. 1 in Missouri for student achievement from 2010 to 2015. In addition, six Lindbergh schools have earned the National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence Award, which is the U.S. Department of Education’s highest honor for student achievement.

The study included data from 9,577 school districts and ranked them based on student performance, low dropout rate, overall funding and percentage of students living in poverty. In Missouri, the Ladue, Clayton, Kirkwood and Brentwood school districts also made the list.