Ferguson-Florissant School District

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2014

    Library, Magic House Team Up to Help Ferguson Kids Cope with Crisis

    A unicorn. A Blues Stanley Cup. An end to the violence in Ferguson. To finally start school. Peace. These were the wishes children made at the Florissant Valley branch of the St. Louis County Library as they waited for the violence in Ferguson to calm down long enough for them to walk safely to sch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2014

    With Schools Closed, Teachers and Volunteers Hold Class at Ferguson Library

    For the past three nights, Shaila Evans has packed her book bag and set it by the front door hoping to go to school the next day. And every morning she has been disappointed. The Ferguson-Florissant School District was supposed to begin classes Thursday, August 14. Owing to the protests and riots, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2014

    LIVE UPDATES: With Curfew Lifted, Ferguson Protesters, National Guard Hit The Streets

    Another long night begins. After two nights under a state-mandated curfew failed to quell escalating violence in Ferguson, the St. Louis suburb prepared Monday for a night without a curfew under the watchful gaze of the newest security force on the scene, the National Guard. The atmosphere in Ferg ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2009

    N.W.A. Still Causing Controversy, 21 Years Later

    ‚ÄčThe City of St. Charles School District has suspended a high school teacher for at least one week, reports KMOV, for playing N.W.A.'s "Fuck tha Police" during a senior English class. Some students at St. Charles West High School were reportedly disturbed by the lyrics. Straight Outta Compton was ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 27, 2002

    Lost World

    Local professor compiles a roadmap to a St. Louis many never knew existed

  • News

    June 20, 2001


    Week of June 20, 2001

  • News

    April 11, 2001

    Testing, Testing, Testing

    Missouri's MAP is a fine, thoughtful standardized test. So how come it's wreaking havoc in the schools?

  • News

    June 28, 2000

    The Scarlet Letter

    Someone penned an anonymous letter making damning allegations about Normandy High School principal Alvin Smith. He blames it on a disgruntled ex-employee out to take him down. Trouble is, some of the letter is true.

  • News

    May 24, 2000

    Right of Passage

    Katie was in a rush to graduate, and McCluer North was eager to send her off. But education is never that simple.