Category Archives: Academics

Twenty-five Students Represent Reed Elementary at Equations Competition

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The Gift Resource Council hosted the Academic Challenge Cup on Wednesday, February 25, 2015, at the University of Missouri-St. Louis.

Old Bonhomme Third and Fourth Graders Compete in Equations Tournament

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Thirty-two third and fourth-graders from Old Bonhomme Elementary School participated in the Equations Tournament at University of Missouri at St. Louis on February 24, 2015. 

LMS Science Bowl Team Takes First Place in Local Competition

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Four Ladue Middle School eighth-graders wowed the audience with their brilliance, ability to reason, content knowledge and sportsmanship at the Missouri Regional Middle School Science Bowl. The competition was held at Washington University in St. Louis on February 21, 2015. 

LHWHS’ Panorama Sports Editor Aaron Bry Receives Prestigious Honor

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Ladue Horton Watkins High School Senior Aaron Bry has been named a Walter Williams Scholar in the Missouri School of Journalism at the University of Missouri at Columbia. 

LHWHS Speech & Debate Team Takes Third Place in Competition

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More than a dozen Ladue Horton Watkins High School students came home winners from the Marquette Invitational Tournament held on February 13-14, 2015 in Chesterfield, Missouri.

LMS Science Olympiad Teams Add More Medals

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Ladue Middle School Science Olympiad teams traveled to the Chicago area to compete in an invitational tournament on Saturday, February 7, 2015.  The varsity team won first place, the junior varsity team earned fourth place overall, and every team member that competed won a medal.

Junior First Lego League Competition at Reed Elementary School

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Students at Reed Elementary School, Old Bonhomme Elementary School, Spoede Elementary School and Conway Elementary School participated in the Ladue Lego Expo on Saturday, February 7, 2015.Since 2004, Junior First Lego League has presented students with new and exciting challenges to spark creativity.

LMS Students Score High in the St. Louis Chapter MathCounts Competition

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On Saturday, February 7, 2015, ten Ladue Middle School students participated in MathCounts, St. Louis Chapter, competition at Florissant Valley Community College.

LMS Science Olympiad Teams Advances to State Competition

The Ladue Middle School Science Olympiad teams placed first and third at the Regional 6 Tournament on January 31, 2015. The Competition Team will advance to the state competition in April at Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri.

Old Bonhomme Elementary’s Shockley Receives January 2015 Education in Excellence Award

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The best term to describe Margaret Shockley, a fourth grade teacher at Old Bonhomme Elementary School, is a relationship specialist. Her people skills, as well as her experience and expertise in education, have earned Margaret the 2015 January Excellence in Education Award. Principal Cheryl Kirchgessner cited endless examples of why this honor was bestowed on the fourth-grade teacher. “Margaret is a wonderful example of the exceptional teaching staff in our district.”