School News

Oakville band will ‘Take a Vet to D-Day’

Pictured above: Members of Lemay VFW Post 4223 purchased $500 of cards and presented the check last month to the students. Photo by Erin Achenbach. The Oakville band hopes to raise $500,000 to fund its trip to perform at the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landing in Normandy, France, in June. To get to that goal, Kathie

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‘Patribots’ qualify for regional robot tourney

Pictured above, left to right, back row: Bernard teacher/coach Erin Gaubatz, Kat Bucholtz, Alicia Rodriguez, Lily Rickard, Andrew Ruzicka, Justin Bradley and Bernard teacher/coach Lauren Mey; front row: Ian Tenschert, Kevin Buss, Andrew Brown, Noah Dobbins and Ryan Lisle. The Bernard Middle School Patribots, the school’s First Lego League team, advance to the Eastern Missouri

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Oakville Parents Club hosts sign fundraiser

The Oakville High School Parents Club is hosting a sign fundraiser next week, with preregistration due this weekend. The club is inviting residents to attend a Words on Wood sign painting party from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10, at OSP Tap Haus, 3646 Telegraph Road. Price varies depending on your sign selection, and

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Marshall the Miracle Dog comes to south county

Marshall the Miracle Dog, a three-legged abuse survivor pictured above with students from Point Elementary, and owner Cyndi Willenbrock shared their inspiring story this month at schools and the Sunset Hills Community Center. Marshall was rescued by the Humane Society in 2010.

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Mosaic Elementary gets outdoor classroom

Pictured above: Executive Director for Planning and Development Chad Dickemper,  right, along with a dedicated group of Mosaic parents, help build an outdoor classroom.  Look up the word ‘dedication’ in the dictionary and you’ll probably find a photo of the Mosaic Elementary parents who are building an outdoor classroom at the school right now. The Mehlville

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Mehlville School District has 1:1 laptops for all its students, K-12

Pictured above: Isad Menkovic, a third-grade student at Oakville Elementary, completes a math lesson. Photo courtesy of the Mehlville School District.  By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com The Mehlville School District now has a laptop for every student in the district from kindergarten through 12th grade. Superintendent Chris Gaines believes that makes Mehlville only the second

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Those who served honored for Veterans Day

Schools in the Mehlville School District honored veterans last week for Veterans Day. At Rogers Elementary and Oakville Elementary veterans appeared at an assembly and ate breakfast with students. Images courtesy of Mehlville School District. 

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Lindbergh invites residents to take survey

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 that includes teachers, parents, residents, students, Board of Education members and

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Lindbergh residents can weigh in on plan

Lindbergh Schools is inviting district residents to provide feedback during a community forum that will inform the district’s 2019-2024 strategic plan. The event will take place at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, in Cafeteria 2 at Lindbergh High School, 5000 S. Lindbergh Blvd. This fall, Lindbergh Schools has formed a Strategic Planning Committee to create

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