Oakville High School

Four Mehlville School District students named National Merit semifinalists

Four Mehlville School District students have been chosen as National Merit Scholarship semifinalists for the 2017-2018 school year. The honorees are Mehlville High seniors Grant Robertson and Joshua Richter, right, and Oakville High seniors Olivia Rauls and Conrad Bucholtz, above. An estimated 1.5 million students began the process of becoming a National Merit Scholarship winner

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Oakville field hockey team setting its sights high

By Robert Chalupny For the Call The Oakville High School varsity girls’ field hockey team is off to a 2-2-2 start and has set its sights high over last season, which saw some successes. Tigers head coach Christina Gambaro told the Call she wants to be in a better spot at the end of the

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Oakville High selects Homecoming Court

Oakville High School is celebrating Homecoming this week and has selected its Homecoming Court. A parade is planned for Friday, Sept. 8, and the Oakville Tigers football team will square off against Northwest Cedar at 7 p.m. Members of the Homecoming Court, front row, from left, are: Emily Sander, Kelly O’Leary, Sophia Martino, Haley Metz

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Schartner’s compromise on class-ranking system OK’d

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com After months of discussing whether to abolish the class-ranking system of valedictorian and salutatorian in favor of a cum laude system, Mehlville Board of Education members settled on a compromise that addresses critics’ most immediate concerns. The board unanimously voted at its Aug. 10 meeting for a compromise suggested

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2017 graduate of Oakville High off to Yale on full-ride scholarship

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com Graduates from south county schools are headed to colleges near and far this week, but even among thousands of accomplished students, one stands out: Oakville High School valedictorian Shaun Lamar is headed to Yale University with a full-ride scholarship. Shaun, 17, earned a series of accolades in his years

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