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Confirmed stars: 88 standout high schoolers complete Students and Teachers as Research Scientists program  UMSL Daily

For the past six weeks, 88 rising stars have been sprinkled across the St. Louis region. Some could be seen in labs working with leading biologists on innovative ...

Geri Rothman-Serot, 75, had long career in public service  St. Louis Jewish Light

Geri Rothman-Serot, whose long career in public *service* included serving as the “Second Lady” of Missouri, an accomplished member of the St. Louis County ...

MaxPreps Football Tour of Champions celebrates Ladue Horton Watkins High School  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - Ladue Horton Watkins High School football team nationally ranked on the 2018-19 TOC.

Geri Rothman-Serot  St. Louis Jewish Light

Geri Rothman-Serot, July 2, 2019. Geri Rothman-Serot. Geri Rothman-Serot, a St. Louis, Missouri native, who lived in Sarasota, Florida, passed away on July 2, ...

Family drops lawsuit over 16-year-old who didn't make the Ladue High soccer team  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

ST. LOUIS • A federal lawsuit filed when a 16-year-old boy at Ladue Horton Watkins High School didn't make the soccer team has been dismissed after a ...

Judge denies request to put boy on Ladue High School soccer team

ST. LOUIS COUNTY — A federal judge said he will not issue a restraining order to put a boy on a Ladue Horton Watkins High School soccer team while a ...

He was cut from the Ladue High soccer team. First his family cried foul. Then they sued.  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

ST. LOUIS • The mother of a 16-year-old boy at Ladue Horton Watkins High School has sued the school district because her son didn't make the soccer team.

Ladue approves plan for turf field, grandstand at Horton Watkins High

LADUE • Ladue's City Council gave final approval Tuesday for a special use permit that allows Ladue Horton Watkins High School to replace its football field ...

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 ...

Students walk out of Ladue high school following racist incidents  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

LADUE • Dozens of students from Horton Watkins High School in Ladue walked out of class Wednesday to protest recent racially charged incidents.

Ladue High School on lockdown over threat written in bathroom

According to a school spokesperson, the school went on a 'modified lockdown' around 1:05 p.m. after a threat was found written on a bathroom stall.

ACT Accused a Ladue Student of Cheating. Then He Fought Back  Riverfront Times

In late 2017, a junior at Ladue Horton Watkins High School took the ACT twice. He scored a 28 the first time, a 29 the second...

Demolition of Ladue Horton Watkins High School underway

The $82.2 million renovation of Ladue Horton Watkins High School is off an running. On Wednesday, crews began demolishing a 33,000-square-foot section of ...

Threat prompts increased police presence at Ladue High School

Ladue Horton Watkins High School is on lockdown following a threat Tuesday afternoon.

8 Ladue Horton Watkins High School Seniors get perfect scores on ACTs

Eight students at Ladue Horton Watkins High School scored perfect on their ACTs.

No. 10 large school: No home field, no problem for Ladue

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

Ladue Mom Sues for Discrimination After Son Gets Cut from JV Soccer Team  Riverfront Times

A mother in the wealthy St. Louis suburb of Ladue filed a lawsuit in federal court yesterday, saying that the soccer coach's decision to cut her son from the junior ...

Ladue Mom Drops Lawsuit Over Soccer, Plans to Pursue Federal Complaint  Riverfront Times

An unhappy soccer mom has abandoned her lawsuit seeking to force the Ladue Horton Watkins High School soccer coach to put her son on the...

25 Ladue Horton Watkins Students Named Natl Merit Semifinalists

Ladue Horton Watkins: National Merit Semifinalists - Ladue-Frontenac, MO - "This year, we are so fortunate to once again celebrate the largest group of students ...

Two Ladue students discliplined after chanting 'Trump,' saying black students belong in back of bus  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Two Ladue Horton Watkins High School students were disciplined last week after one student suggested that black students should go to the back of the bus.

Two Ladue High School students disciplined after racial incident on bus

Two Ladue Horton Watkins High School students have been disciplined following an incident on a school bus during which they used “racially offensive” ...

Students see improvements after protesting racial hostilities at Ladue high school  St. Louis Public Radio

When students at Ladue Horton Watkins High School staged two walkouts in November, they called for a stronger response to racial aggressions on campus —

Ladue School District to pay $75,000 to settle bullying claims  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

ST. LOUIS • The Ladue School District has agreed to pay $75,000 to settle a federal lawsuit filed last year by a Ladue Horton Watkins High School student who ...

Gateway180 Open Your Heart for the Homeless Gala  Ladue News

Some guests came directly from the Cardinals' home opener to the Ballpark Hilton for the Open Your Heart for the Homeless Gala, held by Gateway180. Guests ...

Student sues Ladue schools over alleged bullying

ST. LOUIS • A student at Ladue Horton Watkins High School sued the school district and officials this week, claiming that he had not been protected from “severe ...

Ladue Soccer Mom Files Lawsuit After Son Cut From Team  KMOX

She's not asking for money, she's asking for an injunction to order the district to put her son on the team.

Aisha Sultan: Ladue School District says description of wealth in its area​ detracts from students' fundraising success

A feel-good story about local high schoolers doing a good deed revealed a stark parenting divide. I recently wrote a short piece about students at Ladue Horton ...

Ladue schools settle student's harassment suit for $75000  St. Louis Public Radio

A Ladue high school student who filed suit saying he was harassed by classmates who called him names like “faggot” will receive $75000 from the district.

Washington University announces local College Prep scholars | The Source  Washington University in St. Louis Newsroom

Washington University in St. Louis has admitted 49 rising high school sophomores to its innovative College Prep Program, a multiyear initiative that prepares ...

Nine of Missouri's 10 best public high schools are in the St. Louis area, according to national publication

Two St. Louis Public Schools — Metro Academic and Classical High School and McKinley Classical Leadership Academy — are ranked among the top 10 ...

Graduating teen page staff looks back on newsroom experiences  St. Louis Jewish Light

I feel incredibly honored to have served as a writer, editor-in-chief and contributing editor emeritus for Ohr Chadash over the past three years. I have written a ...

New to Ladue, teachers get a feel of district's boundaries, classrooms  St. Louis Public Radio

As children and teens across the St. Louis area enjoy their last few days of freedom before school resumes, districts are putting teachers — old and new — to ...

Before Becky Sauerbrunn was a World Cup soccer champion, she was a high school basketball standout  FanSided

Becky Sauerbrunn, a 34-year-old defender and two-time Olympian, will co-captain the United States national soccer team at this month's Women's World Cup in ...

Ladue School District to pay $75K to settle bullying claims

ST. LOUIS (AP) - A suburban St. Louis school district has agreed to pay $75000 to settle a federal lawsuit alleging that it failed to protect a high school student ...

Honor for Mirowitz's Maayan; Bible contest winners; instrument sale; art of demolition  St. Louis Jewish Light

Congrats to Cheryl Maayan, head of school at Saul Mirowitz Jewish Community School, who received her Doctorate of Jewish Religious Education (honoris ...

Ladue High School graduate among those marching with torches in 'Unite the Right' rally

A St. Louis native is one of the many captured on video carrying a torch and marching alongside self-declared white nationalists during a violent weekend in ...

U.S. News Ranks Missouri Schools: How Did Yours Fare?

U.S. News Ranks Missouri Schools - St. Louis, MO - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country. See how Missouri ...

Michael Joseph Steinbaum  St. Louis Jewish Light

Michael Joseph Steinbaum, April 4, 1963-February 21, 2019. Beloved husband of Deborah Dubin and adored father of Max and Charlie Steinbaum; cherished ...

Local nonprofit helps 'Spread Ari's Light' | Ohr Chadash  St. Louis Jewish Light

After nine years of battling a form of brain cancer known as neuroblastoma, Arianna Dougan sadly lost her life on November 11, 2017, at age 11. However, with ...

Ladue Officer Charged With Assault For Shooting Shoplifting Suspect  St. Louis Public Radio

A Ladue police officer has been charged with second-degree assault for shooting a suspected shoplifter in the parking lot of a Schnucks grocery store. “A.

How Ladue High raised more than $80,000 through charity dance marathon, the highest in Missouri

A surprise twist after Ladue Horton Watkins High School's dance marathon catapulted their fundraising goal beyond their expectations.

Ladue High School student killed in Frontenac crash

A junior at Ladue Horton Watkins High School was killed in a car accident early Saturday morning. Nicholas Olson was driving on Spoede Road, near Villa ...

Jewish connections top campus criteria | Ohr Chadash  St. Louis Jewish Light

From spring break of my junior year to Oct. 24 of my senior year, I visited 11 colleges in 10 states. I consulted college counselors and essay specialists, and I.

Ruby Pierce Jewelry Is Uniquely Yours  Ladue News

Lapidary loveliness abounds in the work of a local one-woman jewelry venture that specializes in handmade items using recycled materials.

Most of ACT perfect scores come from the St. Louis area

Of the 82 Missouri students who graduated in May and scored perfectly on the American College Test, 46 of them were from the St. Louis area, according to the ...

Teen compares high school experience to great-grandmother's  St. Louis Jewish Light

My great-grandmother sits in her favorite chair, puts her feet up and asks me if I had any trouble finding a parking spot. When I respond, “No, I got a.

Local NAACP to host town hall after Ladue students walk out over racist incidents  St. Louis Public Radio

Updated Nov. 21 with town hall meeting information — Ladue School District officials are "hopeful" after a meeting Friday with members of the St. Louis.

Illinois Football: Illini DE Moses Okpala earning accolades  Writing Illini

The Illinois football team continues to get accolades at the high school level. Moses Okpala is the next Illini player to get some notoriety.

Movers & Shakers: Carol Weisman  Ladue News

At age 69, Carol Weisman is excited about her new orange tap shoes for the dance classes she takes at University City's COCA.

'Our bodies, our rights:' Hundreds protest Missouri bill banning abortion at 8 weeks  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

ST. LOUIS — Hundreds of people gathered Saturday in downtown St. Louis for a student-led protest against a sweeping piece of anti-abortion legislation they ...

Ladue teacher is Regional Teacher of the Year for St. Louis

Kim Gutchewsky, an English teacher at Ladue Horton Watkins High School, has been named Regional Teacher of the Year for the St. Louis area. Regional ...

Shaving Israel announces new president | Local News  St. Louis Jewish Light

St. Louis nonprofit Shaving Israel has announced that Dr. Laura Goldmeier has been selected as the organization's new president, succeeding the group's ...

Ladue High students protest racial incidents at school  St. Louis Jewish Light

After an emotional week at Ladue Horton Watkins High School following allegations of racism, the administration and students are coming together to effect ...

Q&A: What are you looking forward to doing this winter break?  St. Louis Jewish Light

This winter break, I am going to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico with my family. It's kind of a tradition that we go every year together. I go with my parents,

Recent Ladue High graduate drowns in Florida

Jessica Gartenberg, 18, a recent Ladue High School graduate, drowned today while paddle boarding with friends near her college in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Illinois Football: Moses Okpala helps Illini build class of 2019  Writing Illini

The Illinois football team is building their class of 2019. The addition of Moses Okpala on Friday night helped the Illini.

Creve Coeur teen dies in car crash; volunteered to help others play baseball

Nick Olson, a junior at Ladue Horton Watkins High School, volunteered with St. Louis Challenger Baseball.

St. Louis County NAACP gets new president, its youngest ever

The new head of the St. Louis County NAACP is the youngest in the branch's 75-year history.

African-American participation in elite AP classes lags at St. Louis area schools

In high schools throughout the St. Louis area, stark racial differences persist in terms of which students are progressing to the most advanced classes — a divide ...

Ladue's potential high school renovation gets $1 million pledge

The discussion about potential renovation plans for Ladue Horton Watkins High School is kicking off with a $1 million pledge, the district announced Tuesday.

Doctor devotes retirement to helping those who need it  St. Louis Jewish Light

About a month after the 2014 fatal shooting of Michael Brown by police in Ferguson, Dr. Terry Weiss attended Rosh Hashanah services at Congregation Temple ...

Ladue student on team that won International Math Olympiad

Yang Liu, who graduated this year, was member of winning U.S. team.

Ladue Horton Watkins students ace the ACT

LADUE, MO (KTVI) – Five juniors at Ladue Horton Watkins earned a perfect score on the ACT college readiness test. The students scored a '36' by correctly ...

Jews in the News: January 2019 | Business  St. Louis Jewish Light

Among the area lawyers who have been chosen for inclusion in the 2019 edition of “The Best Lawyers in America” and/or “Missouri Super Lawyers 2018” ...

Students inspired by Anytown social-justice program | Ohr Chadash  St. Louis Jewish Light

High school students interested in social-justice issues had the opportunity to attend the Anytown Youth Leadership Institute during the summer at the St. Louis ...

Jews in the News: October 2018 | Business  St. Louis Jewish Light

Editor's note: All announcements regarding local lawyers' selection by “Best Lawyers” publications must be received by noon Friday, Oct. 19. “Best Lawyers” ...

CSP Tideriders' Mitchell, Snyder and Mather Make Verbal Commitments  SwimSwam

CSP Tideriders' Paige Mitchell, Bella Snyder, and Maddie Mather have recently committed to swim in college.

A St. Louis tradition begins this weekend, with the area's most needy in the spotlight

The 100 Neediest Cases campaign is now in its 96th year.

Ladue Education Foundation's Innovation Celebration | Society  Ladue News

The Ladue Education Foundation hosted its annual spring fundraiser at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center on April 28, 2017. This year's event was ...

STL teens in top BBYO roles; NJT's next season; Sing for Siteman  St. Louis Jewish Light

Three St. Louis-area teens are taking on major leadership roles on an international Jewish platform. Earlier this month, at BBYO's International Convention in ...

Jews in the news: July 2018 | Features  St. Louis Jewish Light

David Roberts, a St. Louis resident who spent 11 years as chairman of the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College before stepping down last year, was honored by ...

Jack Fox: the next Owl in the NFL  The Rice Thresher

At first thought, a punter might not seem too important to a football team's success. But quietly, the punter does a lot of work that may go unnoticed.

Jews in the News: April 2019 | Business  St. Louis Jewish Light

Lynn and Dr. Carl Lyss and Rick Abrams will be honored at the 2019 JCRC Tzedek Award Celebration on May 28. The Lysses will receive the Batya ...

'I could have been Michael Brown,' new head of St. Louis County NAACP says

John Gaskin III has activism in his blood. He joined the St. Louis County NAACP youth council when he was 9, growing up in a civil rights organization his ...

Clark Canepa, Ladue Grad, Joined Hate March in Charlottesville  Riverfront Times

One of the "very fine people" who joined the crowds of neo-Nazis and white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia was a St. Louis man. Clark Canepa,...

150 people attend meeting on Ladue district's racist incidents; second forum planned  St. Louis Public Radio

Updated Nov. 18 with corrected information about incidents — The St. Louis County NAACP is planning to host another town hall meeting to address fall-out.

Ladue, Seckman dance teams take top honors at national competition

LADUE, MO (KTVI)- Congratulations to the Ladue Horton Watkins High School Laduettes pom and dance team. On Sunday, the team won first place in the hip ...

Curator Darryl Chatman urges this year’s STARS graduates to continue their scientific pursuits  UMSL Daily

Darryl Chatman, vice chair of the University of Missouri System Board of Curators, came armed with some words of encouragement when he took the stage ...

The Go! List 2019: TV, Film & Books

There's a lot to love about St. Louis. In our seventh annual edition of the Go! List, we feature some of our favorite things. And we tallied the votes in.

Shante Lyons is new Cardinal Ritter College Prep principal  St. Louis American

When Michael Blackshear announced his retirement in November after serving as Cardinal Ritter College Prep's principal for 10 years, many were wondering ...

NAACP board member urges expulsion of MICDS students involved in offensive online chat

An NAACP leader is calling for the expulsion of a few private school students who exchanged racially and sexually offensive Snapchat messages that were ...

Cornfeld-Levy Engagement | Engagements  St. Louis Jewish Light

Sari Cornfeld, daughter of Marcy and Rick Cornfeld of Creve Coeur, and Daniel Levy, son of Marjie and Dr. Robert Levy of Creve Coeur, have announced their ...

Ladue Senior Shatters Goals Record For Girls Lacrosse

Ladue Senior Shatters Girls Lacrosse Goals Record - Ladue-Frontenac, MO - Kaylon Buckner has 340 career goals. The previous record was 333.

Architecture and simple fixes can help improve school safety  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

'It's time … to put safety in schools without making it look like a fortress. We're trying to do this in a way that is non-intrusive.”

Jews in the News: February 2019 | Business  St. Louis Jewish Light

Steve Rosenzweig has joined the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra as its chief financial officer. He previously served as the CFO and chief operating officer of the ...

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

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.

Robotics booms in St. Louis as thousands of students gather to 'compete with their minds'

ST. LOUIS • About 29,000 students and 800 robots descended on downtown Wednesday in preparation for the FIRST Championship, the most prestigious ...

National Football Foundation names first-ever Team of Distinction honoring High School Football Players  High School Football America

The National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame announced it inaugural Team of Distinction, honoring 82 high school football players.

'Just for doing your job': Teachers share memorable Christmas gifts from students  St. Louis Public Radio

It can be a parade of baked goods into classrooms the week before winter break. Gift cards tend to stack up on teachers' desks. But sometimes, a gift.

Who can curate a professional art museum exhibit in St. Louis? Teens can.

Students with the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis' Teen Museum Studies program curated Lizzy Martinez: Seeing Red, which opens Friday.

Summer STARS program to turn high school students into college scientists  UMSL Daily

This summer, 68 high school juniors will fill the laboratories at the University of Missouri–St. Louis, conducting science research that ranges from examining the ...

Native St. Louisan Justin Willman combines magic, comedy in new Netflix series

A couple of years ago, Justin Willman thought he would be able to solve the world's problems through magic.

STARS students awarded for pre-collegiate science research  UMSL Daily

They came to the University of Missouri–St. Louis as aspiring scientists and left as award-winning researchers. Nearly 30 high school students in the 2015 ...

UM System President Mun Choi challenges more than 100 young scientists, STARS graduates at UMSL - UMSL Daily | UMSL Daily  UMSL Daily

University of Missouri System President Mun Choi visited St. Louis on Friday for a celebration of gifted young minds as 96 high school students and six ...

8 UMSL alumni receive Emerson Excellence in Teaching Awards  UMSL Daily

The University of Missouri–St. Louis continues to boast numerous alumni recipients each year of the Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award. Eight alumni ...

Jews in the News: February, 2018 | Business  St. Louis Jewish Light

A public *service* announcement created by Clayton High School junior Eliza Copilevitz has earned first place in the 11th-12th grade category of Keep America ...

Students protest in front of Attorney General Josh Hawley's office on anniversary of Columbine shooting  St. Louis American

As thousands of students across the country walked out of their schools on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting, about 400 St. Louis ...

Blaze Pizza opens in Kirkwood

Less than five years ago, there were two Blaze Pizza fast-casual restaurants in the world. On Friday, the 254th location will open in Kirkwood at 1050 South ...

Jewish Geography: Everybody's playing it | Features  St. Louis Jewish Light

Dr. Shari Cohen and her husband, Eric, have an ongoing competition. When they go out to any event where there's a big crowd, they stay on high alert.

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

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 ...

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