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Find Out Why Students, Staff and Parents Say “We Love Ladue!”

On the last few days of the 2012-13 school year, students, staff and parents were asked “Why does your school rock?”  Find out what they said at… Ladue Middle School, Reed Elementary More »

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Fire Prevention Week at Reed

Did you know that two out of every five home fires start in the kitchen? That’s an astounding number and with the help of the Ladue Fire Department, Reed Elementary School students More »

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LHWHS’ Bry and Thompson Published in Gateway Varsity Sports

In October 2013, Ladue Horton Watkins High School (LHWHS)  juniors Aaron Bry and Danielle Thompson published an article and a photo, respectively, about LHWHS’ girls field hockey team in the second edition More »

LMS Urban Harvest Volunteers

LMS Students Volunteer at Urban Harvest

As published by Ladue News on September 26, 2013… Urban Harvest STL volunteers and Whole Foods Market Galleria team members joined together to prepare the UHSTL downtown community garden for fall. The gardeners More »

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2012 Graduate Chesson Scores Against Akron

2012 Ladue Horton Watkins High School graduate Jehu Chesson captured after scoring a touchdown for the University of Michigan in a game against Akron University on September 14, 2013.  Final score: 28-24 More »

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LHWHS Sarah Jacobs Wins LMI Aerospace Award for Excellence in Research

Teenage scientists earn research awards from University of Missouri–St. Louis STARS program                 Nearly 90 students participated in the STARS program Thirty-five aspiring scientists who spent six weeks this summer conducting intensive More »

LMS Science Team Wins State Competition

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The Ladue Middle School (LMS) Science Olympiad team placed first in the April 12, 2014 state competition, qualifying the team for the national tournament.  The national tournament will be held this year at the University of Central Florida and this is the twentieth time in LMS’ 25-year club history to qualify.

Ladue/Clayton Support Coaches v. Cancer

For the second year in a row, students from Ladue Horton Watkins High School and Clayton High School combined efforts to raise funds for Coaches vs. Cancer.  This program, sponsored by the American Cancer Society, empowers coaches, their teams, and their communities to join the fight against cancer by participating in awareness efforts, advocacy programs, and fundraising activities.  

LHWHS Students Exhibit at Young Artist Showcase

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The following Ladue Horton Watkins High School students had work accepted into this year’s Emerson Young Artists’ Showcase at the Artists’ Guild juried by Jesse Cerruti:

  • Ingrid Olson
  • Samantha Robbins (Will and Erna Rudolph Annual Prize for Young Artist, $100)
  • Stella Schindler
  • Ashley Turner
  • Bailey Washington
  • Hejin (Mary)  Xiao (Ciola Longmire Memorial Prize for Human Figure, $100)
  • Madison Yang (Clay Eugene Jordan Annual Prize for Drawing, $100) (Pictured)

Nike’s Access to Sport brings ICSPAH to Old Bonhomme

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On April 3, 2014, Old Bonhomme Elementary hosted a group of 19 visitors from the International Chinese Society for Physical Activity and Health. The delegation was brought to the U.S. by Nike’s Access to Sport.

Alumnus Continues Speech and Debate Success

Jerome Gregory (class of 2013) placed 5th in After Dinner Speaking at the American Forensic Association (AFA) national tournament. He was also a quarterfinalist in Communication Analysis and Impromptu Speaking. The AFA is the premier collegiate national speech and debate tournament.

Washington Post Names LHWHS on Most Challenging List

On April 7, 2014, Ladue Horton Watkins High School was named as the third most challenging high school in Missouri behind Metro Academic and Classical and John Burroughs.  The rankings are derived by the number of college-level tests given at a school in the previous calnedar year divided by the number of graduates that year.

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LHWHS Goble Recognized as Digital Innovator

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ARLINGTON, Va. –(Business Wire)–

On April 7, 2014, PBS LearningMedia, the award winning on-demand digital media service from PBS offering over 35,000 digital resources for educators, announced the 100 educators selected for the 2014 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators program. The program rewards tech-savvy K-12 educators from across the country who are serving as leaders in the education technology space and incorporating digital media in classrooms to promote student engagement and achievement through year-long hands-on and virtual professional development opportunities.

Old Bonhomme Names Mascot: Obi

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Yes, like Obi Wan Kenobi. OB, get it?