With a week of February and the sometimes unpredictable month of March ahead, the Affton School District is accumulating canceled classes. The administration is now looking at a recent state law that allows a district to use “alternative methods of instruction” (AMI) to ensure a mandated num…
Friday, February 21, 2020
Thirty St. Louis-area food trucks have signed on as members of 9 Mile Garden, Missouri’s first food truck garden, and will serve visitors of the attraction when it opens this spring.
A New York Times story published last weekend about phonics education nationwide includes a prominent mention of Lindbergh Schools, where for years parents of students diagnosed with dyslexia have challenged Lindbergh officials over the resources provided to students.
Cor Jesu Academy, 10230 Gravois Road in Affton, has announced the appointment of a new president, Sr. Mary Grace Walsh, ASCJ, Ph.D. She will become the school’s second president, succeeding Sr. Barbara Thomas, effective on July 1.
Friday, February 14, 2020
“Sign, sign, everywhere a sign.” These lyrics from a popular 1970 song ring true from time to time, from town to town. And now it is Sunset Hills’ turn to debate political signs as the city barrels toward a contentious April election.
The Lindbergh Schools Board of Education has approved the first phase of the Lindbergh High School/Prop R school improvement project.
In an effort to prevent drive-off gasoline thefts, Fenton officials are discussing the possibility of putting prepay requirements in place.
The Missouri Association of Secondary School Principals recently selected Michael Straatmann, principal at Truman Middle School in the Lindbergh School District, as the 2020-2021 Jim L. King Missouri Middle School Principal of the Year.
Friday, February 07, 2020
9 Mile Garden has announced the addition of The Canteen at 9 Mile Garden to the development plans for Missouri’s first food truck garden. The venue will be located at 9375 Gravois Road within Affton Plaza, a retail center owned and operated by Seneca Commercial Real Estate.
The Kiwanis Club of South County-St. Louis recently honored Officer Sanda Cosic of the Affton-Southwest Precinct of the St. Louis County Police Department as its “Officer of the Quarter.” Officer Cosic was honored for her untiring dedication and service to the South County community. During …
Parents at Lindbergh Schools have for years been demanding more resources and new instructional techniques — including greater focus on phonics-based literacy education — to help students struggling with dyslexia and other reading problems.