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Crestwood Elementary first-graders tell Santa what they want this year

Crestwood Elementary first-graders tell Santa what they want this year

December 19, 2018

Crestwood Elementary School first-grade students tell Santa Claus what they want for Christmas this year. Dear Santa: How do you make your reindeer fly the sleigh? I like unicorns a lot myself. I just want anything unicorn for Christmas, and I know that my friend Lisa wants everything I want. Your friend, ...

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...

Nearly 800 coats distributed for children

Nearly 800 coats distributed for children

December 19, 2018

Between 700 and 800 coats and other winter clothing were collected this year for St. Louis Public Schools students as part of a winter wear clothing drive, thanks in part to Lindbergh Schools. Dr. Mary Saale, who organized the drive, started the program over 20 years ago, collecting donated items f...

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-...

Lindbergh dancers appear in ‘Nutcracker’

Lindbergh dancers appear in ‘Nutcracker’

December 14, 2018

Five Lindbergh Community Ed Ballet Program students danced with the Moscow Ballet’s ‘Great Russian Nutcracker’ at The Fabulous Fox Theatre Dec. 2 and 3. Dancers include fifth-graders Catherine Fitzmaurice of Concord Elementary, Cecelia Hahn from Long Elementary and Grace Lankford from Kennerly Elementary; seventh-grader Isabelle Gerardo from Truman Middle Schoo...

Lindbergh looks at ‘bond of the future’ for new Lindbergh High School

Lindbergh looks at ‘bond of the future’ for new Lindbergh High School

December 11, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd  News Editor  glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com The Lindbergh Board of Education is looking at a “bond of the future” and what that means, and the initiative will likely revolve around the construction of a new or expanded high school. The Board of Education was set to discuss...

Lindbergh, Crestwood honor ‘Grandpa Steve’ Ippolito for full-time work as a volunteer

Crestwood acting Mayor Tony Kennedy presents Concord Elementary School volunteer Steve Ippolito with a proclamation declaring Nov. 20 ‘Grandpa Steven Ippolito Day,’ in honor of the Crestwood resident’s service to the community

December 7, 2018

A Crestwood resident and Concord Elementary School volunteer was celebrated last month thanks to a proclamation signed by Crestwood acting Mayor Tony Kennedy. During a surprise all-school assembly, Kennedy presented Steve Ippolito with a proclamation declaring Nov. 20 “Grandpa Steven Ippolito Day.” Ippo...

Two Lindbergh board members will run again

Pictured above, from left: Board Treasurer Mike Tsichlis and Board Vice President Jennifer Miller.

November 29, 2018

Two current members of the Lindbergh Board of Education say they are running again in April. Board Vice President Jennifer Miller and Treasurer Mike Tsichlis say they will both seek election to a second term. They were both first elected in April 2016. Fenton resident Miller, 37, is an early-intervention the...

Home tour held to benefit Lindbergh High

Home tour held to benefit Lindbergh High

November 27, 2018

Five of the most beautiful homes in Lindbergh Schools will open their doors for the 43rd Annual LHS Parent Group’s Holiday House Tour from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2. The event also includes a Holiday Shopping Boutique and food trucks at Dressel Elementary School, 10911 Tesson Ferry Road, from 9...

Lindbergh invites residents to take survey

Lindbergh invites residents to take survey

November 13, 2018

Lindbergh Schools invites community members to participate in an online survey that will inform the development of a five-year strategic plan for the district. The survey, available online at go.lindberghschools.ws/survey, will be open until Friday, Nov. 16. The district formed a committee this fall ...

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