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Record Sixth Straight State Title
By Jim Wieners
Trinity Catholic High School Football fell short of finishing 2016 unbeaten, as well as getting the schools first state title, as the Titans lost 26-18 to Lamar in the Class Two Championship game, Nov. 25 at Plaster Stadium on the Missouri State University campus.
Reinvest North County: A Celebration of Progress
Is Recognized By St. Louis Business Council
The St. Louis Regional Business Council (RBC) on Nov. 16 recognized the progress and impact of the Reinvest North County Fund. To date, there have been 10 rounds of funding to support schools and small businesses in Ferguson and surrounding communities, totaling $950,000.
The New Technology in Schools–Is it a Plus?
Books, pencils, pens. Red Chief manila-paper tablets. Blackboards and chalk dust. Teacher lectures, notetaking. Listening. The Zaner-Bloser method of cursive writing. An occasional movie, and always about something as exciting as “Pig Farming in Equatorial Africa” or “The History of England’s Rise to Power in the Middle Ages.” Riveting film.
Hazelwood District Begins New Student Enrollment July 11
The Hazelwood School District (HSD) will begin enrollment for new students on Monday, July 11 for the 2016-2017 school year. Enrollment will continue throughout the summer. The first day of school is Wednesday, Aug. 10.
Nine Hazelwood School District (HSD) schools were among 216 Missouri public schools and public charter schools recognized by state education officials for their successful adoption and implementation of Schoolwide Positive Behavior Support (SW-PBS), a comprehensive approach for improving student behavior and academic performance.
The Boeing Company has partnered with the Ferguson-Florissant School District and United Way to offer the Boeing STEAM Camp. The Boeing STEAM Camp is a FREE STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) focused education event for children ages 8 through 18 who reside throughout the North St. Louis County area.« Previous Entries Next Entries »