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Lindbergh rugby wins a state championship

The 2019 Lindbergh Flyers rugby team

June 14, 2019

The Lindbergh Flyers rugby team won the 2019 Missouri High School Rugby Tier 2 State Championship game May 5 in Columbia. The Flyers made the Final Four last year, their first year of playing. The Flyers were undefeated in this season’s conference before qualifying for state. During the May 4 se...

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...

Lindbergh High celebrates Class of 2019

The 535 graduates of the Lindbergh Class of 2019 celebrated last week at Chaifetz Arena. But the departing seniors, like Carsen Blankenship, above with arms raised, and in front of him from left, Chad Blaylock and Dan Baudendistel, have more to celebrate than just leaving high school. 
The seniors earned more than $23 million in scholarships for the nearly 85 percent of them who plan to attend college. And once again, their high school was ranked as one of the greatest high schools in the country.

June 7, 2019

The 535 graduates of the Lindbergh Class of 2019 celebrated last week at Chaifetz Arena. But the departing seniors, like Carsen Blankenship, above with arms raised, and in front of him from left, Chad Blaylock and Dan Baudendistel, have more to celebrate than just leaving high school. The seniors earned more than ...

Property values rise in the county; Lemay houses spiking 34 percent

The 900 block of Lemay Ferry Road in Lemay as seen on Google Street View.

May 28, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com In what may come as a surprise to many, Lemay had the largest jump in property values of any area of St. Louis County. Assessed valuation went up for residents in school districts across St. Louis County, but the largest increase in proper...

Grad Salute: Lindbergh High School Class of 2019

Grad Salute: Lindbergh High School Class of 2019

May 25, 2019

Congratulations Lindbergh High School Seniors for a terrific achievement. Best wishes from the South County business community. Students in Lindbergh High School’s 65th graduating class were awarded more than $23 million in scholarships this year. Of the 535 graduates, 84.7 percent plan to attend c...

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.

April 30, 2019

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 from the Lindbergh National Education Association. The district’s lead negotiator, Assistant Superintendent for Hu...

Lindbergh Teacher of Year honors diverse cultures at Crestwood Elementary

Lindbergh Teacher of Year honors diverse cultures at Crestwood Elementary

April 19, 2019

Crestwood Elementary School English Language Learners teacher Beth Bridwell was named Lindbergh Schools’ 2019 Teacher of the Year last week. Colleagues and family members honored Bridwell during a surprise announcement at school April 12. Several years ago, Bridwell organized a Cultural Day that give...

New Lindbergh High School could be built by 2023

Lindbergh National Honor Society students led members of the public on tours of Lindbergh
High School on March 13. The tour was to show the public the improvements needed for the high school, which will be funded by Prop R. Photo by Erin Achenbach.

April 9, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd  News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Lindbergh Schools supporters are celebrating voter approval of a bond issue to build a new Lindbergh High School, but the district has years of work ahead of it to make the new school a reality. Proposition R, a $105 million, 83-cen...

Crestwood board weighs in for Lindbergh’s Prop R

Crestwood board weighs in for Lindbergh's Prop R

March 28, 2019

The Crestwood Board of Aldermen unanimously approved a resolution to support Lindbergh School’s Proposition R, a $105 million no-tax-rate-increase bond issue, at its March 12 meeting. The resolution passed unanimously, with Ward 1 Alderman Richard Breeding abstaining from the vote due to his employ...

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