The school district announced Thursday that Assistant Principal Eric Johnson will be recommended as Principal Tracey Conrad's successor at Hickman High School.
Dred Scott is deputy superintendent for the Independence School District, and Peter Stiepleman is assistant superintendent for elementary education for Columbia Public Schools.
A proposal outlined Wednesday by House Budget Chairman Rick Stream would provide a $122 million increase in basic aid for public school districts — significantly less than the $278 million increase proposed by Gov. Jay Nixon.
The College Board announced Wednesday that the SAT will undergo significant changes starting in 2016. The changes are meant to make the exam more practical and reflective of high school and college curriculum.
Four people are being interviewed to succeed Chris Belcher as superintendent of Columbia Public Schools.
Four candidates are running for three positions on the Columbia School Board. What questions do you have for them?
Chess players from across the state gathered at Battle High School on Saturday to compete in the Missouri Scholastic Championship Chess Tournament. About 500 players attended.
Columbia Public Schools representatives, civil engineers and architects addressed concerns of Thornbrook Subdivision residents regarding the building of an elementary school in southwest Columbia.
The measure endorsed Wednesday would prevent schools from using the Common Core Standards, unless the legislature passes a bill to adopt them.
The third-annual Black History Month event honored Nelson Mandela while raising money for educational field trips to Kansas City and St. Louis.
Battle High School will hold its first talent show this spring.
College of Education Dean Daniel Clay cites low graduate numbers as the main reason for the suspension. Some professors in the art education program think the numbers misrepresent the program's success.
Missouri senators have began discussions about legislation regarding an existing transfers for students in unaccredited school districts.
The Columbia School Board has agreed to vote in favor of a proposed Community Improvement District on Business Loop 70. Additionally, 16 people have applied to succeed Chris Belcher as district superintendent.
Sara Ashbaugh, senior at Rock Bridge High School, will move on to the state Poetry Out Loud competition after winning the mid-Missouri regional competition Wednesday.
Representing Columbia schools are Sophia Casto from Hickman High School, Sara Ashbaugh from Rock Bridge High School and Chris Melnyk from Columbia Independent School.
In the month of February students and staff at Battle High School prepared for its first courtwarming dance, hosted a cheer clinic and lost a basketball game to Fr. Tolton High School
Battle High School students had their first Courtwarming Dance on Friday. The dance was the culmination of the school's first Spirit Week, which takes place when both the boys and girls basketball teams have their first home games in the same week.
Samantha Moss, 16, and Xavier Rolley, 17, were brought together at summer school last year.
Money to keep a St. Louis County school district afloat has been included in a midyear spending bill filed in the Missouri House.