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RISE Students Raise Awareness, Donations for Flint Residents

During February, RISE (Reaching Inside Seeking Excellence), a Ladue Horton Watkins High School student organization, is raising funds and donations to help the people of Flint, Michigan, during the area’s water crisis. More »

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LHWHS Senior Facilitates Social Justice Change Discussion

Congratulations to LHWHS senior Kaitlin Crawford for her selection as a lead facilitator of a discussion on social justice in change in schools! The discussion was held after a screening of “The Black Panthers: More »

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Eleven LHWHS Seniors Sign Letters of Intent to Play College Sports

Congratulations to all of our Ladue Horton Watkins High School senior athletes who signed letters of intent to join sport teams at their colleges and universities of choice! The event was held More »

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Third Annual Ladue Dance Marathon Breaks Another Record

This was another record-breaking year for the third annual Ladue Dance Marathon! About 175 students put in a lot of hard work this year, raising a total of $31,146.03 for the Children’s Hospital More »

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The Talking Rams Place 1st in Capital Classic Tournament

The speech and debate team had a great weekend at the Capital Classic hosted by Jefferson City High School. The team placed 1st in team sweepstakes in a tournament of 28 schools! More »

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LHWHS Tri-M Music Honor Society Hosts Benefit Concert

The Ladue Tri-M Music Honor Society held a benefit concert for Play it Forward on Monday, Jan. 25th in the orchestra and band room. The group held an instrument drive during the concert, and More »

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LHWHS Student Volunteers Prepare for Run and Run S’more 5k and 1-Mile Fun Run

Ten Ladue Horton Watkins High School students are preparing for the first ever Run and Run S’more 5k Run and 1-Mile Fun Run event, which will be held on Feb. 28, 2016. Runners More »

LHWHS Alum Pomranz’s Children’s Book Makes a Difference in the Publishing World

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Ladue Horton Watkins High School’s Craig Pomranz, Class of 1974, is igniting an international conversation about “embracing our differences” among readers with Made by Raffi.

Made By Raffi was shortlisted from 1,000’s of books internationally for the Little Rebel Children’s Book Award.  https://littlerebelsaward.wordpress.com/2015/04/08/eight-little-rebels-have-been-shortlisted/

Fifth Grade Center Poems Featured on “The Poem Farm”

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On Friday, May 15, 2015, Ladue Fifth Grade Center Teacher Lindsey Holt and her students joined author Amy Ludwig VanDerWater for Poetry Friday on “The Poem Farm.”

To read their work, click here:

http://www.poemfarm.amylv.com/2015/05/pigeon-poem-and-poetry-peek.html

LMS Hosts 10th African-American Recognition Night

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On Wednesday, May 13, 2015, the Ladue Middle School’s Diversity Cadre sponsored its tenth African-American Recognition night, which was designed to showcase African-American students’ talents and celebrate their accomplishments in the areas of academics, citizenship and school involvement.

Three LHWHS Girls Recognized by the Girls Scouts of Eastern Missouri as Future Tech Leaders

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Ladue Horton Watkins High School (LHWHS) seniors Rowan Faulkner and YiFan Zhou and junior Jessica Thoelke were among six area Girl Scouts mentioned in a recent St. Louis Post-Dispatch article: Today’s Girl Scouts are Tomorrow’s Tech Leaders.

Pictured left to right are Rowan Faulkner, Jessica Thoelke, YiFan Zhou.  

Broadcast Seniors Say Farewell to Ladue Schools

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Six Ladue seniors reminisced about their time as Ladue View staff members on iAm Ladue in May. The group of students shared their favorite clips from their broadcast careers and said farewell to their teachers and peers.

The seniors each expressed thanks for the skills they’d gained and the good times they’d had through the class.

Conway Elementary School Spirit Award

Conway was presented with the “Outstanding School Spirit” Award for the second year in a row at the Ladue Dogwood Parade. Our students, parents, and staff gathered to show the community their support for Conway Elementary School

Six Seniors Document STL Student Summit 2015

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On Friday, May 8, 2015, more than 200 students from 15 area school districts gathered at the Missouri History Museum for the STL Student Race Summit 2015. They discussed race, stereotypes, participated in team building activities and shared ideas to make the St. Louis community stronger.

More than Half of LMS Students Receive Outstanding Citizenship Awards

On May 8, 2015, Ladue Middle School (LMS) recognized 565 students, the largest number compared to previous years, with the Outstanding in Citizenship Award. Additionally, 108 of those eighth-graders have been recognized all three years.

LMS’ Flewellyn’s Multicultural Studies Class Featured on Voice of America

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On May 6, 2015, Voice of America reporter Kane Farabaugh visited Ladue Middle School. His assignment was to observe a multicultural studies class to discuss perceptions about race and discrimination.

LHWHS Students’ Work Featured in 2015 Young Artist Showcase

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Fourteen Ladue Horton Watkins High School (LHWHS) students’ artwork and  black/white prints were chosen by the St. Louis Artists’ Guild to include in the 41st annual St. Louis Artists Guild Young Artist Showcase: