Eric Cochran

Lindbergh senior wins Princeton Prize

Lindbergh High School senior Amela Sijecic was honored by Princeton University last month for her work to make progress toward racial equity in the Lindbergh community. Victoria L. Goldson, chair of the St. Louis region’s Princeton Prize in Race Relations Committee, presented the award to Amela during an all-school assembly last month. Amela is founder

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Man charged for sending photos to a student

A Police Explorer recruiter who visited multiple local schools was charged with multiple felonies after sending graphic photographs of himself to a student he met on a volunteer visit to Lindbergh High School. Eric Parks, 20, of the 490 block of England Drive in Festus, was arrested by the St. Charles Police Department and charged

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Lindbergh High School tour showcases aging buildings

Pictured above: One of the classrooms at Lindbergh High School. Most of the buildings at LHS date back to the 1950s and 1960s. Photo by Erin Achenbach.  By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Lindbergh Schools officials are asking the public for a $105 million no-tax-rate-increase bond issue to fund a new Lindbergh High School because

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‘Black Lives Matter’ sign causes Lindbergh High debate

Pictured above: Pictured above: Students walk to class during the passing period at Lindbergh High School on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. Photo by Erin Achenbach.   By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com  A “Black Lives Matter” poster at Lindbergh High School hung for Black History Month sparked debate and some anger regarding race and students’ rights in

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Lake assumes office as sixth-ever Lindbergh superintendent

Pictured above: Incoming Lindbergh Superintendent Tony Lake, center, visits Lindbergh High School last week with current Superintendent Jim Simpson, left, and Lindbergh High School Principal Eric Cochran. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Lindbergh Schools gets its sixth superintendent in its history this week as Tony Lake takes over from longtime Superintendent Jim Simpson. Lake

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Lindbergh High celebrates Class of 2018

Lindbergh High School Class of 2018 members, seen above during their ceremony, will go on to many diverse paths after graduation. Students in Lindbergh High School’s 65th graduating class were awarded more than $21 million in scholarships this year, Principal Eric Cochran said during the Class of 2018’s graduation ceremony last week at Chaifetz Arena.

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Local schools assess student safety efforts

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com Pictured above: Rockwood Superintendent Eric Knost, right, poses for a selfie with, from left, St. Louis County Police Department Sgt. Shawn McGuire and county police Chief Jon Belmar at the summit between schools and law enforcement last week. Local school districts are re-examining how to keep students safe in

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National Merit Scholarship finalists named in Lindbergh

Lindbergh High School students who have been named finalists in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program, from left, are: Lauren Greiner, Aidan Matthews Kelley, Jack Fletcher and Leanne Dang. Four Lindbergh High School seniors have been named National Merit finalists as part of the prestigious National Merit Scholarship Program. LHS seniors Leanne Dang, Jack Fletcher,

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