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The Hazelwood School District served as a host site for a new statewide professional development program for student leaders aimed at raising student achievement.
Nine participants completed the 15-month Executive Development Program called the Missouri Leadership for Excellence, Achievement, and Development (MoLEAD). The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) and the National Institute for School Leadership (NISL) partnered together to administer the program.
Eight sites in the Ferguson-Florissant School District will offer free breakfast and lunch to children and teens this summer.
The free summer meals are sponsored by the USDA’s Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) which provides free, nutritious meals to help children get the nutrition they need throughout the summer months when they are out of school. Children 18 and younger may receive free meals through SFSP. Meals are also available to persons with disabilities, over age 18, who participate in school programs for people who are mentally or physically disabled.
Combs Elementary School and 6th grade student Alex Ward of Parker Road Elementary School have been awarded top honors in the Ferguson-Florissant School District’s 15th annual Scholar Bowl.
All 17 elementary schools in the District participated in the Scholar Bowl competition, which was held at McCluer North High School.
Students aren’t the only ones learning at the Hazelwood School District. Members of the Board of Education also continue their professional development and learning. Recently Board members learned they are being recognized for their leadership and learning.
Nine Hazelwood School District (HSD) students have recently joined the ranks of Eagle Scouts, the Boy Scouts of America’s (BSA) highest advancement level. The students are:
Hazelwood Northwest Middle School
Jeffrey Radichel – Troop 702