Two adult males have been arrested and one juvenile has been identified and in connection to the recent rash of racially charged vandalism at several Kirkwood schools.
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Monday, January 11, 2021
Update Jan. 13, 2021: Suspects have been identified and arrested. Read the story here.
Friday, January 08, 2021
Update Jan. 13, 2021: Suspects have been identified and arrested. Read the story here. The focus of the march has been altered to thank police for their role in catching the suspects and to draw attention to racism in the community.
Thursday, January 07, 2021
Friday, December 25, 2020
Monday, December 21, 2020
Kirkwood High School’s Roberta McWoods was recently recognized as the Missouri State Girls Track & Field Coach of the Year by the Missouri State High School Activities Association and the National Federation of State High School Associations. McWoods, who has coached track for 36 years, …
Kirkwood High School senior Amaya Marion is the recipient of a 2020 QuestBridge National College Match and will receive a full four-year scholarship to Stanford University.
Monday, December 14, 2020
Monday, December 07, 2020
An investigation into the Kirkwood School District’s handling of past sexual abuse allegations continues to move forward.
Kirkwood School District Superintendent David Ulrich announced at a Nov. 30 school board meeting that the school’s COVID-19 dashboard on its website has been updated to include a graph of seven-day rolling averages of new coronavirus cases for staff and students.
Monday, November 23, 2020
Monday, November 16, 2020
Earlier this semester, a North Kirkwood Middle School social studies class was assigned a project to promote a positive change. A team of three eighth graders completed their assignment on the environment, but when they were done, they realized they didn’t want it to end with just an “A.”
Monday, November 09, 2020
This story was updated on Nov. 10 at 1:50 p.m.
As a safety precaution following the Thanksgiving holiday, the Kirkwood School District is implementing two days of virtual instruction for all Kirkwood students before the return to school on Wednesday, Dec. 2.
With elementary students back in school and middle and high school students starting this week, academics in the Kirkwood School District are starting to look a little more normal. But the district has been hard at work for months to ensure its most vulnerable students are getting the attent…
With considerable losses in state funding and increases in expenses for technology, cleaning supplies and personal protective equipment the Webster Groves School District quickly slid from a balanced budget into a deficit this year.
Monday, November 02, 2020
The Kirkwood School District Board of Education voted Monday, Oct. 26, to approve a plan to bring high school students back for limited in-person learning. Freshmen will return first for orientation on Thursday and Friday, Nov. 5 and 6. In-person learning for all high school students begins …
Monday, October 26, 2020
Hudson Elementary School teacher Denise Foley’s second grade classroom looks very different this year. Students must sign a clipboard when they use the bathroom to facilitate contact tracing. Books rented from the classroom library are quarantined for several days before returning to circula…