Rock Bridge High School seniors of the 2012-2013 school year say goodbye to high school and are already preparing for what's to come.
Jefferson, Oakland and West junior high schools held their last day of class under their current names Friday. Each will become middle schools beginning in the fall.
Missourian reporters asked elementary school students: "What's the coolest thing you learned this year in school?"
Among this year's graduates of Hickman High School, twins Bianca and Nicole Mello will run competitively for MU next year. Hickman graduated 547 seniors at its commencement at 6 p.m. Thursday in Mizzou Arena.
New roads in the area around the high school are planned to help relieve the congestion, and homeowners there may see a silver lining in the coming years with increased property values.
The prestigious Institute of Medicine is recommending that schools provide opportunities for at least 60 minutes of physical activity each day for students and that PE become a core subject.
Elementary students enjoyed games, snacks and sunshine during Fairview's Field Day activities on Wednesday.
At the end of the 2012-13 school year, Columbia Public Schools is saying goodbye to some familiar faces. But when one person leaves, another is ready to carry on the school's legacy and take on the challenges ahead.
The page provides context and past information regarding the district's discussion surrounding a three-tier bus system.
The addition of Alaska, Hawaii and West Virginia brings to 37 the number of states operating outside the Bush-era law, along with the District of Columbia.
Douglass’ 2013 graduation ceremony had more proud parents, family and friends than chairs to hold them all in Columbia College’s Launer Auditorium. The 72 students in blue caps and gowns were members of the largest graduating class Douglass has ever had.
More than 1,400 iPad Minis will be provided to high schoolers taking Advanced Placement courses in the fall.
Groundbreaking for the elementary school next to Battle High School is anticipated for the fall.
Missouri districts that lose state accreditation currently have two years before state education officials can step in.
This three-sided battle might seem like the grumblings of overly focused academics. But all agree in the enormity of what’s at stake: Children must learn to read.
Currently, school districts that lose accreditation have two years before state education officials can step in.
A proposed gun policy, which would allow two district employees to carry concealed handguns, was also discussed.
"Balanced literacy" is designed to draw on the best of two philosophies about teaching children to read — one that is "phonics-based" and another researchers call "whole language."
The Columbia School Board will vote Monday on a contract ratified by the Columbia Missouri National Education Association and review an update to the district's policy that would allow the district's safety and security officers to carry guns.
Rock Bridge students attended their prom Friday evening in the Kimball Ballroom at Stephens College.