To Snow or Not to Snow


March 21, 2011

Snow days have hit hard this year, dragging the U. City school year into the month of June. By early February, schools had closed for seven days because of inclement conditions. The first school closure occurred on December 16...

Returning Artists reminisce about the past

Alaina York

February 22, 2011

“All My dreams were born in this room,” said James Smith as he opened his invitational assembly in the auditorium on February 8. Smith, a 1993 alumni, is a dancer, singer, actor and performer who has worked around the world...

School district remains fully accredited: No Child Left Behind standards difficult to achieve

Ethan Farber

February 9, 2011

For several years, public schools in the city of St. Louis have been operating unaccredited. This means that according to the state of Missouri and No Child Left Behind, a federal law, these schools have not met and are not meeting...

Student jobs provide valuable life experiences

Kevin Luber

February 8, 2011

Everyday after school students ditch their textbooks and pencils to grab aprons and boots for their part-time jobs. Many high school students work during the school week to earn a few dollars or because they like helping others....

Volunteers help the needy

Alaina York

December 14, 2010

The class of 2014 on Oct. 21 piled into three large yellow busses and set out on a journey of good will. The freshmen, sponsored and chaperoned by Ms. Nevils and Ms. Alexander, participated in the first official Freshman Volunteer...

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