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Sunset Ford gives Lindbergh hefty donation

Sunset Ford gives Lindbergh hefty donation

July 23, 2019

Sunset Ford presented a check to the Lindbergh Foundation this month for $8,000 raised during a test-drive fundraiser in April. Among those accepting on behalf of the foundation were Sunset Hills Planning and Zoning Commission member Steve Young, former Board of Education members Don Bee and Gary ...

Karl Guyer, the man behind Lindbergh’s facilities, is retiring

The Lindbergh Central Office at the former site of Johnny's Market at Sappington and Gravois roads.

July 2, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com One of the most significant officials in the footprint of Lindbergh Schools and the legacy of its school buildings is retiring from the district. Executive Director of Planning and Development Karl Guyer attended his final Lindbergh Board of E...

Lindbergh votes for a new food company

Students walk to class during the passing period at Lindbergh High School Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018.

June 20, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Lindbergh Schools will switch its food vendor next year to a new one. Southwest Food Service Excellence LLC will replace Chartwells as Lindbergh’s food service provider and manage food service operations for Lindbergh effective July 1. The di...

Anti-bullying group Lindbergh Upstanders is set to expand to other school districts

The Upstanders co-founders (from left to right) Erica Hoffman, Andrea Soaib, Robert Vogel, Renee McDonnell and Lisa Huffman celebrate the group's one-year anniversary in February at Helen Fitzgerald's.

June 12, 2019

The Upstanders co-founders (from left to right) Erica Hoffman, Andrea Soaib, Robert Vogel, Renee McDonnell and Lisa Huffman celebrate the group's one year anniversary in February at Helen Fitzgerald's. By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com A year after the Lindbergh Upstanders Anti-Bull...

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

Incoming Lindbergh Superintendent Tony Lake, center, visits Lindbergh High School last week with current Superintendent Jim Simpson, left, and LHS Principal Eric Cochran. Lake will succeed Simpson, who is retiring June 30 after serving as superintendent for the past 10 years.

May 14, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com  Thanks to a steep jump in property values across Lindbergh Schools, the school district’s $91 million budget is in better shape than it has been in years. Every odd-numbered year is a reassessment year, and Lindbergh’s assessed valuation climb...

Jennifer Miller, Mike Tsichlis sworn in for second terms on Lindbergh board

Lindbergh board President Karen Schuster, left, swears in, from left, Jennifer Miller and Mike Tsichlis to their second terms on the Lindbergh school board.

April 14, 2019

Voters re-elected Jennifer Miller and Mike Tsichlis to the Lindbergh Board of Education last week, and Miller and Tsichlis were sworn in for second terms during the April 9 board meeting. Miller and Tsichlis were unopposed in their bids for second three-year terms. They were re-elected the same night t...

Lindbergh focuses less on test scores and more on entire educational experience

A student at Lindbergh's Dressel Elementary School looking through pinhole viewers, and witnessing the eclipse using the special eclipse glasses that were issued to each student.

February 27, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com As Lindbergh Schools is entering the second half of its first year under new Superintendent Tony Lake, the district is changing its outlook from one that has been focused on test-taking to looking more at the well-being of the “whole chi...

Lindbergh voters will decide $105 million LHS bond issue

Students walk to class during the passing period at Lindbergh High School Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018.

January 24, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Lindbergh Schools voters will get to decide if a new Lindbergh High School is built with a $105 million no-tax-rate-increase bond issue in April. “This will serve generations of students into the future,” Board of Education President Kar...

Lindbergh board looks at a $105 million LHS bond issue

Lindbergh board looks at a $105 million LHS bond issue

December 19, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com  Lindbergh High School would be almost completely rebuilt with a $105 million bond issue under a plan that the Lindbergh Board of Education advanced last week. The no-tax-increase bond issue would be refinanced from the district’s curre...

Lindbergh to offer tuition-free full-day kindergarten starting Jan. 7

Incoming Kennerly kindergarteners Andrew and Hailey enjoy the Popsicles that Principal Todd Morgan handed out.

December 18, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Lindbergh Schools will begin offering tuition-free full-day kindergarten starting in January, a turnabout from last year when the district wasn’t sure if it was possible. The district is the last in the state to hop on board with full-...

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