Ladue Horton Watkins High School

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High School News

Contact Us

  • Main: (314) 993-6447

    Fax: (314) 994-1467

    Attendance: (314) 983-5414

    Nurse: (314) 983-5431

  • School Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

    • Students are let into the building at 7 a.m. The first bell rings at 7:25 a.m., and at that time, students can report to their classroom.
    • The second bell rings at 7:30 a.m., and students are considered tardy after that time.

    Office Hours: 7 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

    Early Release Dismissal Time: 12 p.m.

    Daily Bell Schedule

    See Late Start/School Closing information here.

Our Mission

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    The Ladue Horton Watkins High School Community is committed to excellence in academics, athletics, activities, and the arts. We support the safety, health, and wellness of our students and embrace the values and perspectives that build a strong, inclusive community. Our mission is to promote students’ growth in becoming responsible, productive citizens who pursue meaningful lives in our diverse society.

    We will provide an environment for students to:

    • Receive a high-quality, holistic education that will foster success in life.
    • Engage in critical inquiry, self-reflection, and courageous discourse.
    • Acquire a lifelong passion for the pursuit of knowledge.
    • Develop a strong and positive character. Display a commitment of service to others.

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