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Teen to graduate high school with 13 years of perfect attendance  KSDK.com

HAZELWOOD, Mo. – A Hazelwood West High School senior is going to graduate with 13 years of perfect school attendance. Tanner Whitworth is on the ...



Hazelwood West High School senior Gracemary Nganga accepted into 22 universities  St. Louis American

Decisions, decisions. Hazelwood West High School senior Gracemary Nganga is like many of her peers this time of year, as she weighs her options and ...



Hazelwood West High School placed on temporary lockdown as police search for suspicious subject  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

HAZELWOOD, Mo. - Hazelwood police are searching for an alleged armed suspect near Armstrong Elementary School after receiving a call of a suspicious ...



HS Boys 400m Elite -- Justin Robinson 44.84 | Great Southwest Classic  MileSplit

Justin Robinson was waiting for the right time. And Saturday proved to be the perfect moment for the Hazelwood West (MO) High School junior. Robinson was ...



Police: Hazelwood high school student brought gun to school  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

HAZELWOOD, Mo. – A student at Hazelwood Central High School was arrested Tuesday afternoon for bringing an unloaded gun to campus. According to Officer ...



Hazelwood School District hosts redistricting open house  KPLR 11 St. Louis

HAZELWOOD, Mo. – The Hazelwood School District will host an open house Thursday addressing the second phase of a three-year project on the possibility of ...



MileSplit's Class of 2020 Top 50 Boys Recruits  MileSplit

MileSplit has made a subjective ranking of the top 50 boys recruits in the Class of 2020 heading into a vital recruiting summer for athletes. We ranked our top 50 ...



Roundup: Hazelwood West cruises past Riverview Gardens; Hazelwood East notches win over McCluer North  STLtoday.com

Key'vion Hampton scored on a 55-yard touchdown pass from Darius Cooper early in the game as Hazelwood West knocked off Riverview Gardens 47-14 at ...



JCPS, Hazelwood West High School talk strategies to increase their graduation rates  Jefferson City News Tribune

As Jefferson City High School prepares to graduate another class, Jefferson City Public Schools — beyond raising students' literacy levels — is focusing on ...



Hazelwood students get a personal interaction with veterans  KMOV.com

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- A group of 40 students visited the Missouri Veterans' Home on Monday.



Hawks overcome adversity to slip past Wildcats  STLtoday.com

HAZELWOOD • Jordon Tate was all set for his prime time debut.



Hazelwood West's Robinson ready to represent USA at U20 World Championships  STLtoday.com

HAZELWOOD • Justin Robinson guzzled, sipped and slurped.



Hazelwood West standout Robinson takes it easy after sensational summer  STLtoday.com

Call of Duty and Fortnite are on the agenda for star sprinter Justin Robinson.



19 years gone: Mother of slain high school student still holds out hope for justice  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS – Tuesday marks 19 years since Cara Davenport was murdered in St. Louis. And to this day, no justice has been served. Each year on March 26, ...



Teachers leave Hazelwood schools in large numbers after another controversial year  STLtoday.com

At least 123 teachers and 13 administrators have quit Hazelwood schools.



Ashley Gerald named Hazelwood Teacher of the Year  St. Louis American

Ashley Gerald, first grade teacher at Lusher Elementary School – seen here with her class and Superintendent Nettie Collins-Hart – was named the 2018-2019 ...



Protests continue at Hazelwood West High School  KSDK

Community leaders organized a meeting to discuss ways to fight the suspensions. The ACLU of Missouri also said it is looking at "legal options".



Parents upset after they say daughter was attacked at Hazelwood West High School  KMOV.com

Parents of a Hazelwood West ninth-grader said they are upset with the school district after their daughter was suspended after a fight on Monday.



School intruder drill in Hazelwood School District  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

HAZELWOOD Mo. - St. Louis based Tier One Tactical Solutions is conducting a training exercise on how to respond to an intruder in the Hazelwood School ...



Student brings gun to Hazelwood West High School  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO — Hazelwood West High School officials got a tip sometime before noon that a student had brought a weapon to school. It was discovered and ...



Student arrested after bringing loaded gun to Hazelwood West HS  KSDK

HAZELWOOD, Mo. - A student at Hazelwood West High School was taken into custody after bringing a loaded gun on school grounds Wednesday.



Man in postal carrier uniform robs Busey Bank in Hazelwood  KPLR 11 St. Louis

HAZELWOOD, Mo. – Hazelwood police are investigating an armed robbery at a local Busey Bank branch. According to a police spokesperson, the robbery ...



Hazelwood reverses controversial suspensions of student protesters  STLtoday.com

Kyra Pearson (right), Hazelwood West High School senior class president, sits along New Halls Ferry Road during a protest outside the Hazelwood School ...



No. 8 large school: Davis, seniors put their stamp on Hazelwood Central  STLtoday.com

Follow along each day for the countdown of the STLhighschoolsports.com preseason large-school rankings. The No. 1 team will be unveiled Aug. 23.



Hazelwood School Districts weighs future redistricting options  KMOV.com

The Hazelwood School District is looking at the option of redistricting.



Class 4 District 3 championship: MICDS 25, Hazelwood East 14 | Hazelwood East  STLtoday.com

MICDS' Graham Bundy Jr. (5) runs the ball in for a score during a Class 4 playoff game at SLUH on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at SLUH in St. Louis, Mo.



Auditor report on Hazelwood Schools questions accounting practices, spending, attendance records  St. Louis American

Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway reported a host of questionable operating practices in how the Hazelwood School District spends and handles taxpayer ...



More high school grads taking different paths than predecessors  Jefferson City News Tribune

Jefferson City High School and other similar-sized public high schools have reflected a Missouri-wide trend over the past 10 years: fewer graduates have been ...



Hazelwood School District reacts to recent audit  KMOV.com

An audit of the Hazelwood School District points to serious change needed after poor cash handling and missing money was discovered.



Police identify body found near Normandy High School  KPLR 11 St. Louis

NORMANDY, Mo. - A body was discovered Friday morning in a wooded area near Normandy High School and St. Peters Cemetery. The call came in about the ...



Hazelwood West student charged with bringing loaded gun to school  STLtoday.com

ST. LOUIS COUNTY • A student at Hazelwood West High School has been charged in connection with bringing a loaded gun into the school on Wednesday, the ...



Runaway horses briefly place North County school on lockdown  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

SPANISH LAKE, MO - Larimore Elementary on Trampe Avenue in north St. Louis County was briefly placed on a soft lockdown Tuesday afternoon after seven ...



Hazelwood West student killed in crash had dreams of becoming an engineer  STLtoday.com

His cousin is still in critical condition from the crash.



Petition Demands Hazelwood West High Coach Be Rehired  Patch.com

Rehire David Richard? - Hazelwood, MO - Should Hazelwood West High School football coach David Richard be rehired after a racy 5-year-old music video ...



Hazelwood School District hosts community engagement workshops on redistricting  St. Louis American

As the Hazelwood School District begins to lay the foundation for a possible redistricting project, first, they would like to engage students, parents, staff, and ...



New community health clinics bring services to where kids are — inside schools  St. Louis American

(St. Louis Public Radio) - Two school districts in north St. Louis County are moving beyond the traditional nurse's office and putting full-*service* health clinics in ...



Hazelwood Schools seeks input on redistricting plan, next community engagement workshops are Feb. 5 and 7  St. Louis American

The Hazelwood School District is seeking community feedback on a planned redistricting that may involve requiring some students to change schools.



Police searching for teammate linked to murder of Kirkwood High School student  KPLR 11 St. Louis

OVERLAND, MO - Overland Police are searching for a teen who they say is connected to the murder of a Kirkwood High School student. Justice Johnson was ...



Hazelwood students suspended after walkout to support teachers, teachers approve new contract  KSDK

Several Hazelwood West High School students were suspended after they walked out in support of their teachers Monday. The teachers voted to approve a new ...



Community workshop Jan. 23 at Hazelwood Central High School  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

FLORISSANT, Mo. -The Hazelwood School District is looking for community input as it considers a possible redistricting project that could impact which schools ...



Editorial: A model for curbing school suspensions  STLtoday.com

School officials know suspensions hurt student achievement and can contribute to serious social problems later in life. At the youngest grades, sending a child ...



Hillsboro Junior High placed on temporary lockdown due to threat  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

HILLSBORO, Mo. – The Hillsboro Junior High was placed on a modified lockdown Tuesday morning after a threatening message was discovered in a girl's ...



Kim Quain is 2017 SEMO Counselor of the Year  St. Louis American

When she was growing up, Kim Quain never doubted whether she was going to earn a college degree. Quain, now a college/career counselor at Hazelwood ...



New film ushers in wave of offers for St. Louis LB Antonio Doyle  Rivals.com

St. Louis (Mo.) Lutheran North 2020 linebacker. Antonio Doyle. RANK. NATIONAL. STATE. POSITION. RANK. | |. CLASS OF. was enjoying a nice winter, seeing ...



St. Louis-area schools adopt new behavior policies based on change to Missouri criminal code  St. Louis Public Radio

Hazelwood West seniors Yonnas Wole, Richard Spivey and Mallory Bachheit talk while they wait for district administrators to respond to their call for a meeting ...



Hazelwood West High School has a New Principal  Patch.com

Hazelwood, MO - Hazelwood School District Board of Education approves recommendation to hire Dennis Newell as the principal for Hazelwood West High ...



Students and ACLU persuade district to revoke punishments for walkout, teachers reach temporary agreement with Hazelwood  St. Louis American

Hazelwood School district officials, teachers and students finally reached a settlement, with a little legal muscle from the ACLU of Missouri, after four days of ...



#5PrepRally: Hazelwood West High School | ksdk.com  KSDK.com

Partisan politics made their way into this week's #5PrepRally. But it's not Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton these teens prefer. The students at Hazelwood West ...



Dennis Newell Meets Hazelwood West High School  Patch.com

Hazelwood, MO - Parents, teachers and a student got to know the incoming principal at a reception held in his honor on Wednesday.



Hazelwood West teacher named Missouri’s Teacher of the Year  fox2now.com

(KTVI)-A special honor for a Hazelwood West high school teacher. Chris Holmes has been named Missouri's Teacher of the Year for 2014-15. The high school ...



Jefferson City High School graduates 550 students in class of 2019  Jefferson City News Tribune

Wisdom of Benjamin I. Krause, Jefferson City High School's Class of 2019 valedictorian:



Frank Cusumano inducted into Missouri Sports Hall of Fame  KSDK.com

5 On Your Side's sports director Frank Cusumano was inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame on Wednesday.



St. Louis students take part in national walkout after Florida school shooting  STLtoday.com

ST. LOUIS • Students from at least two dozen schools in the St. Louis area walked out of class or held assemblies as part of a national day of protests one month ...



St. Charles West 55, St. Charles 54 | St. Charles High School  STLtoday.com

St. Charles West's Trent Champagne (10) puts up a shot against St. Charles, Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, at St. Charles High School in St. Charles, Mo. Michael ...



Notebook: Staunton goalkeeper Henke excels at shot stopping; balance helps Hazelwood West  STLtoday.com

Staunton senior goalkeeper Konner Henke has made serious strides throughout his career.



JCPS Board of Education approves new activities conference with Helias, Columbia and Sedalia  Jefferson City News Tribune

Jefferson City Public Schools anticipates that a proposed new high school activities conference will be a crowd-pleaser, as well as benefit students. JCPS' Board ...



Hundreds gather at vigil for teen killed in head-on crash in Moline Acres  KSDK.com

HAZELWOOD, Mo. – It was an emotional night Tuesday as hundreds of people gathered to remember the life of a young student.



Hazelwood Central tightens up on defense to knock off rival West  STLtoday.com

HAZELWOOD • Like any defense back, Hazelwood Central senior Dallas Craddieth loves those pick-sixes.



Southeast Announces Recipients of Competitive President's Scholarship  Southeast Missouri State University News

Five outstanding area students have been selected as recipients of Southeast Missouri State University's competitive President's Scholarship for the 2019-2020 ...



Students rally around football coach who was fired over rap video  KSDK

A petition to reinstate a Hazelwood West football coach says he was fired for a rap music video made 5 years ago.



Super Bowl Champ Carey Davis Takes Over at Hazelwood Central  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

(KTVI) - Carey Davis was recently named the new head football coach at Hazelwood Central.…



Missouri's teacher of the year found himself in the middle of Ferguson violence  STLtoday.com

HAZELWOOD • The scar on Chris Holmes' left temple could be considered a marker of the measures he will take to make a lesson matter to his journalism ...



Student recognizes principal for recognizing diversity | Local News  St. Louis American

Hazelwood West High School senior, Shahd Alyasiry, recently reached out to Hazelwood School District administrators to recognize Hazelwood West High ...



Voter education program and Ferguson-Florissant School Board candidate forum on March 26 at Greater Grace Church  St. Louis American

The ACLU of Missouri, in partnership with the St. Louis American, the Missouri State Conference of the NAACP, and iHeart Media, is hosting a voter education ...



See Whos Retiring in the Hazelwood School District  Patch.com

Florissant, MO - These are the personnel from the Hazelwood School District who are retiring. Upload a photo of you and your favorite teacher or staff member.



Family of teen killed in head-on collision seeks answers, plans vigil  KSDK.com

Family members say Hazelwood West junior Darion Trust was on the cusp of great things. That was cut short by his death last week.



Social media threats cause concern at several local schools  KMOV.com

Several local school districts are looking into social media threats that were posted online.



Highland prep Shootout this Saturday | Prep Notebook  St. Louis American

One of the biggest events of the prep basketball season is the Highland Shootout, which will be held on Saturday at Highland (Illinois) High School.



Tools for Teachers: Hazelwood West Middle School Teacher Wins $500  kplr11.com

ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Carrie Sansone is an elective teacher at Hazelwood West Middle school, focusing her teaching with the students in the gifted program.



High school student builds global tech company from St. Louis  fox2now.com

(KTVI) – Jaylen Bledsoe is a 15-year-old sophomore at Hazelwood West High School who started his own tech company. He sat down with John Pertzborn to ...



Free events and classes on financial education | Business News  St. Louis American

The United Way of Greater St. Louis and the Greater St. Louis Financial Education Collaborative are partnering to offer a series of free events and classes on ...



Cheerleader with Down syndrome inspires classmates  STLtoday.com

HAZELWOOD • It's yearbook distribution day at Hazelwood West High, and several students are asking the homecoming queen — a cheerleader — to sign their ...



New high school in west St. Louis County helps students with disabilities love learning  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

It's normal for Chris Holmes to tear up when he teaches at Miriam Academy. He does so because he sees his 23-year-old autistic son in the faces of his students.



Hall of Fame induction for Berkeley track programs  St. Louis American

In my 33 years of covering high school sports in the St. Louis area, I've had the pleasure of witnessing some great prep dynasties on the scene.



Interested in an Rx for medical marijuana? | Health News  St. Louis American

As Missouri moves toward implementing the voter-approved medical marijuana program, state officials on March 6 warned potential patients to hold off on ...



Parkway West Showdown: Liberty (Wentzville) 65, Lafayette 49 | Lafayette High School  STLtoday.com

Lafayette senior Trey Griffey (42) puts up a shot against the defense of Liberty junior Jayce Catchings (32) and senior Jarring McKeithen (20) during the first ...



Tameka Randle named the ACT Postsecondary Champion for Missouri  St. Louis American

Tameka Randle was named the American College Testing (ACT) Postsecondary Champion for Missouri.She is assistant director of educational access and ...



Hazelwood West hires Hawthorne as football coach | High School Football  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Hazelwood West High School has hired former University City football coach Duane Hawthorne as its head football coach.



SLPS board candidates debate as seven vie for two open spots on April 2  St. Louis American

It seemed like a softball question. Should teachers in the Saint Louis Public Schools teach creationism and intelligent design in the classroom alongside ...



Chappel takes baton, leads Hazelwood West to OT win over Clayton  STLtoday.com

HAZELWOOD • The first 32 minutes of her final career home game personally left much to be desired, Hazelwood West senior guard Lakeita Chappel said.



Teen driver crashes into homecoming parade, injures 8  fox2now.com

HAZELWOOD, MO (KTVI) - Students at Hazelwood West High School are celebrating their homecoming weekend, but not without thinking of what happened ...



Ladue High School on lockdown over threat written on bathroom wall  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

LADUE, Mo. - Ladue Horton Watkins High School was placed on a modified lockdown Tuesday afternoon after administrators became aware of a written threat ...



Suspects run after police chase ends near Hyde Park  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Police are in the 3800 block of Blair near Hyde Park in North City investigating an apparent chase that ended there. A silver compact car hit an ...



Willard High School gains new principal from St. Louis area  Springfield News-Leader

Curt Graves, the current Willard High School principal, has been named assistant superintendent in Crawford County.



Criminal justice reforms advance In Missouri House, State Rep. Shamed Dogan says provisions are 'morally right and fiscally sound'  St. Louis American

A Missouri House committee has approved major changes to the state's criminal justice system, including giving judges more leeway in nonviolent crime ...



Leadership and staff of the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis and Lutheran Senior Services  St. Louis American

The Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis and Lutheran Senior Services were certified to offer federally a recognized paid apprenticeship program for the ...



The St. Louis American endorses Brian Williams for 14th District Missouri Senate  St. Louis American

Three credible candidates with substantial political experience filed as Democrats to replace termed-out Maria Chappelle-Nadal in the Missouri Senate's 14 ...



Class 4A Belleville West Regional, first round: O'Fallon 46, Belleville East 44  STLtoday.com

Khalifah Muhammad of Belleville East takes a shot as Caleb Burton and Shaun Riley of O'Fallon defend during the Class 4A Collinsville Regional on Monday, ...



After Florida school shooting, St. Louis becomes hub for gun violence prevention activism  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

It's one more hug before sending the kids off to school. Looking around for fire exits in a movie theater. And researching state gun laws before deciding on a ...



Winning streak for Cardinal Ritter | Prep Notebook  St. Louis American

Things looked bleak early with the Cardinal Ritter College Prep Lions when they came out of the gate with a 2-7 record under first-year coach Ryan Johnson.



Schnucks announces plans to close St. Ann and Truman Boulevard stores  St. Louis American

Schnuck Markets, Inc. today announced it will close two stores in the.



Nichols instructor prepares to hand off final home, his career  Jefferson City News Tribune

Nichols Career Center building trades instructor Bryan Wolf is retiring at the end of the school year, so the two-story home under construction in the 1100 block of ...



Lutheran North to host open house for new middle school  St. Louis American

Lutheran North will host an informational night about a new middle school it plans to open for the 2019 school year at 7 p.m. Wednesday, September 26at 5401 ...



SIUE East St. Louis Charter High School students give thanks for good friends and good food  St. Louis American

In the spirit of the holiday, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville East St. Louis Charter High School (CHS) continued its tradition of turkey, thankfulness and ...



The facts about my employment as a youth mentor while a state representative  St. Louis American

There continue to be many fallacies circulated by Lauren Trager and KMOV regarding my employment with the Labor Employment Training Center (LETC), as a ...



County prosecutor Wesley Bell, Affinia Healthcare, others partner to transform criminal justice system  St. Louis American

St. Louis County Prosecutor Wesley Bell is moving nonviolent addiction and mental health issues out of the courts and into treatment, where individuals can ...



Illinois Class 7A quarterfinal:Mount Carmel 29, East St. Louis 19  STLtoday.com

East St. Louis running back Treven Swingler (10) breaks a tackle against Mt.Carmel's Daniel Morales (21) in a 7A quarterfinal state playoff game at Gatley ...



Hospital: Suspect makes fake active shooter to avoid arrest in pursuit  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO - Mercy hospital in Festus was briefly put on lockdown Wednesday night, after a report of a suspicious person on the campus.



Updated: Tornado Demolishes Parts of Hazelwood, Gov. Nixon Tours Damage From EF2 Twister  Patch.com

Hazelwood, MO - Authorities have confirmed a tornado in Hazelwood Wednesday evening and officials are just now assessing the damage.



Drake Westcott, junior, infielder, Edwardsville  STLtoday.com

The power-hitting left-handed batter and Louisville commit led the Tigers in home runs (seven), RBI (34) and batting average (.510). The returning All-Metro ...



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