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Lindbergh’s Prop R focuses on security

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.

March 19, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com  Lindbergh Schools’ proposed no-tax-rate-increase bond issue Proposition R on the April 2 ballot would build a new Lindbergh High School, but it will also add secure entrances and systems to all schools that don’t already have them. ...

Without Prop R, Lindbergh’s taxes decrease by the 2030s

Without Prop R, Lindbergh’s taxes decrease by the 2030s

March 12, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd  News Editor  glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Lindbergh Schools has a no-tax-rate-increase $105 million bond issue on the ballot next month, but if voters don’t approve keeping the current tax rate for debt service, that tax could go down in a decade or so if voters don’t appro...

Lindbergh High open for tours pre-Prop R

Lindbergh High open for tours pre-Prop R

February 27, 2019

Lindbergh Schools invites the community to tour Lindbergh High School during one of two upcoming events and learn more about the school district’s $89 million no-tax-rate-increase Proposition R bond issue on the April 2 ballot. The tours are happening from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 3, and 5:30 to 7:...

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...

Mehlville ranks among top in Missouri on 2018’s test scores

Mehlville ranks among top in Missouri on 2018’s test scores

February 19, 2019

Pictured above: Mehlville High School's 2018 graduation ceremony.  By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com  The Mehlville School District earned its highest scores ever on a statewide academic test in 2018, ranking the district among some of the highest performing public school districts in the state even as most districts saw scores fall with ...

Strolling Strings music trivia helps pay for trip

Strolling Strings music trivia helps pay for trip

February 13, 2019

Lindbergh High School Strolling Strings is holding a Music Trivia Night/Silent Auction that will take place on Saturday, Feb. 16, at St. Margaret Mary Alacoque Church, 4900 Ringer Road, Oakville. The group relies greatly on the silent auction portion of the evening to cover up to 30 percent of its a...

Lindbergh Foundation awards innovative teacher grants

Lindbergh Foundation awards innovative teacher grants

February 6, 2019

The Lindbergh Foundation continued its annual support of original, inventive teaching ideas in January, awarding several Lindbergh educators 2018 Spirit of Lindbergh teacher grants. The foundation funded 32 applications. The Spirit of Lindbergh Fund was created to support grants for Lindbergh Schools te...

Sperreng students ‘Design for a Client’

Sperreng students ‘Design for a Client’

January 23, 2019

Eighth-grade students at Sperreng Middle School sharpened their skills and went to work for a real local business client during a project in their Digital Literacy Class. The students partnered with Sam Schaeffer, owner of Samtastic Gymnastics, for their ‘Design for a Client’ project. During this p...

Lindbergh plans for a $105 million bond

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

January 16, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com  Voters in Lindbergh Schools could consider a $105 million bond issue for a new Lindbergh High School if the Board of Education approved a recommendation from Superintendent Tony Lake, with the vote scheduled after the Call went to press. ...

Lindbergh Schools students commit to their resolutions for 2019

Lindbergh Schools students commit to their resolutions for 2019

December 29, 2018

  Sappington Elementary School fourth-grade students in Lindbergh Schools offer these New Year’s resolutions for 2019: Abby — My New Year’s resolution is to try a sport like basketball. I’ve always wanted to play basketball but was too afraid to. But I need to get out of the house and try something new. And I was so afraid that I was going to fail, but I w...

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