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Mehlville senior named to the Missouri Scholars 100

Sydney Laum

May 27, 2020

Mehlville High School senior Sydney Lahm was named to the Missouri Scholars 100, an annual list of the top 100 high-school seniors from across the state. Cor Jesu Academy’s Isobel Damian also received the honor. Mehlville High’s John Emelko received honorable mention, as did Melisa Beganovic of ...

Oakville volleyball crowned district champs; play in sectional Saturday

The 2019 Oakville Tigers volleyball team celebrates winning the district championship Wednesday in House Springs.

November 1, 2019

The Oakville High School volleyball team earned the district title Wednesday night at Northwest by defeating Lindbergh and Seckman in back-to-back matches. The team now has a record of 29-2-1 and will face Lafayette from the Rockwood School District at 1 p.m. Saturday at Oakville High School, 5557...

Mehlville inducting its first nominees for the Alumni Hall of Fame

Mehlville inducting its first nominees for the Alumni Hall of Fame

October 23, 2019

Mehlville School District will hold its first induction for the district’s Alumni Hall of Fame this week. Candidates were selected for making an impact in their communities or in the nation. Inductees will serve as role models for generations of students who aspire to be productive citizens and d...

Gallery: Oakville High School Band travels to France for 75th D-Day anniversary

Gallery: Oakville High School Band travels to France for 75th D-Day anniversary

June 28, 2019

The Oakville High School Tiger Band traveled to Normandy, France earlier this month, where they participated in events commemorating the 75th anniversary of D-Day. As part of the trip, students brought Missouri sand to place on the graves of Missouri soldiers buried at the American cemeteries at Saint-Jame...

Oakville band to perform at D-Day festivities

Flutists Samantha Kern, Cara Darmody and Catherine Elking play the ‘Service Song Medley’ at the Oakville Tiger Band concert June 1 at St. Bernadette. The event helped fundraise for the Marching Tigers’ trip to perform in France in 2019. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

June 5, 2019

Flutists Samantha Kern, Cara Darmody and Catherine Elking play the ‘Service Song Medley’ at the Oakville Tiger Band concert June 1, 2018, at St. Bernadette. The event helped fundraise for the Marching Tigers’ trip to perform in France. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Jessica Belle Kramer For...

Oakville senior wins Purdue scholarship

Oakville senior wins Purdue scholarship

May 31, 2019

Caitlin Blanchard, an Oakville High School senior, has been awarded the Steven C. Beering Scholarship from Purdue University Honors College. The scholarship covers the full educational expenses for a bachelor’s degree, a master’s degree and either a doctorate, or a professional degree in medici...

South County Kiwanis Club presents scholarships to Mehlville students

South County Kiwanis Club presents scholarships to Mehlville students

May 29, 2019

  President Roy Wunsch of the South County Kiwanis Club presented certificates of achievement and a $1,000 check to the recipients of its scholarships this year, Madison Hassler from Oakville High School and Harrison Hong from Mehlville High School. Both students were selected for their academic ...

Mehlville students perform with the pros

Mehlville students perform with the pros

April 9, 2019

Mehlville School District students performed with professional musicians on March 16 at the Touhill Performing Arts Center. Eight students from both Mehlville and Oakville high schools performed as members of the Music City Hit-Makers’ classical instrument ensemble. “The songwriters were so...

Local lawmakers honor test success by Mehlville School District, Gaines

Pictured above: Rep. Michael O'Donnell, Rep. Jim Murphy and Rep. David Gregory present Mehlville Superintendent Dr. Chris Gaines with a House resolution praising Mehlville's 2018 APR scores.

March 19, 2019

The Mehlville School District is receiving high praise from the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. DESE awarded the Mehlville School District an APR score of 99.6 percent on its 2018 Annual Performance Report, released publicly last month. From 2014 to 2017, Mehlville’s avera...

Oakville band needs to raise $500,000 for D-Day trip to France

The Oakville High School Tiger Band perform in a parade.

November 19, 2018

The Oakville High School Tiger Band will be front and center at the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landing in Normandy, France, in June 2019 — but they need to raise more than $500,000 to get there. So far, the band has raised $30,000 toward its goal. The band has several fundraisers coming up this fall...

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