MICDS http://news.stlpublicradio.org en MICDS gets $21.5 million gift http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/micds-gets-215-million-gift <p>A St. Louis County private school has received a $21.5 million donation from the James S. McDonnell family.</p><p><a href="http://www.micds.org/Default.asp?bhcp=1">Mary Institute and St. Louis Country Day School</a>, or MICDS, will use the money to build a new, 52,000 square-foot science and math facility.</p><p>MICDS head of school, Lisa Lyle, says the goal is to involve students in the process of scientific research.</p> Tue, 30 Aug 2011 17:14:44 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 1962 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org MICDS gets $21.5 million gift