Monday, October 19, 2020
Givens Elementary School Principal Pam Retzlaff greets children returning for the first day of in-person learning on Wednesday, Oct. 14. Kindergarten through second grade students in the Webster Groves School District’s Responsive Learning Plan returned to classrooms; older students will ret…
Webster University recently earned its best ranking ever on the “2021 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges” report. Webster rose to 15th place out of 157 Midwest regional universities. Webster has risen 18 places on the list since 2009.
Monday, October 12, 2020
The Kirkwood School District Board of Education on Oct. 1 unanimously approved a plan for kindergarten through fifth grade students to return to school beginning Wednesday, Oct. 21.
Monday, October 05, 2020
The Kirkwood School District Board of Education on Sept. 28 delayed voting on a plan for the district’s elementary students to return to school.
Webster Groves High School mathematics teacher Jessica Haskins has been recognized by the White House and selected to receive a Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
Thursday, October 01, 2020
The Kirkwood School District Board of Education approved a return to in-person learning plan for K-5 students during a special meeting Thursday night, Oct. 1.
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
The Webster Groves School District Board of Education voted Tuesday, Sept. 29, to allow a return to in-person learning for students in kindergarten through second grade, five days a week, beginning Oct. 14. The decision applies only to students enrolled in the district's Responsive Learning …
Monday, September 28, 2020
Updated Tuesday, Sept. 29, at 3 p.m.
Following new, loosened guidelines recently set forth by St. Louis County Executive Sam Page, Webster Groves School District Superintendent John Simpson announced at a Sept. 10 school board meeting that low-contact school sports are now permitted to compete. These sports include golf, tennis…
Friday, September 18, 2020
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
The Webster Groves School District has hired Dr. Shane Williamson as its first director of diversity, equity and inclusion, effective Oct. 5.
Thursday, September 10, 2020
Following new, loosened guidelines set forth this week by St. Louis County Executive Dr. Sam Page, Webster Groves School District Superintendent John Simpson announced at a Sept. 10 school board meeting that low-contact school sports are now permitted to compete. These sports include golf, t…
Wednesday, September 09, 2020
Webster Groves High School Assistant Principal John E. Thomas has been chosen for a 2020 Excellence in Education Award by the St. Louis American Foundation in recognition of his “dedication to education and leadership in the classroom and community.”
The St. Louis Department of Public Health recently modified its recommendations to allow for transitioning elementary school students to in-person learning, should that decision be determined viable for the district.
Thursday, September 03, 2020
The Kirkwood Human Rights Commission hosts an annual essay contest for all juniors enrolled at Kirkwood High School, Vianney High School or Ursuline Academy, all junior Kirkwood residents enrolled elsewhere, and all 11th grade home-schooled students residing in Kirkwood.