Mehville School District http://news.stlpublicradio.org en One Year Later, No End In Sight To School Transfer Turmoil http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/one-year-later-no-end-sight-school-transfer-turmoil <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">One year ago Wednesday, the Missouri Supreme Court threw the lives of thousands of students, teachers, parents and school administrators into a turmoil that shows no signs of stopping.</span></p><p></p><p>By <a href="http://www.courts.mo.gov/file.jsp?id=62575">unanimously overturning</a>&nbsp;a lower court ruling and allowing students in unaccredited school districts to transfer to nearby accredited schools, the court enforced a 20-year-old law in a way that no one had foreseen would ever happen.</p><p>As a result:</p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 02:11:03 +0000 Dale Singer 36879 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org One Year Later, No End In Sight To School Transfer Turmoil Kirkwood Administrators Hear Concerns, Say They Are Ready To Support Incoming Students http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/kirkwood-administrators-hear-concerns-say-they-are-ready-support-incoming-students <p>Just weeks away from its implementation, the Kirkwood School District held an informational meeting Tuesday night to answer questions from parents and residents about the school transfer process.</p><p>The basic message from speakers was this: The system is flawed, the law is broken, there wasn’t nearly enough planning, the legislature is dysfunctional, and what happens if we get sued? &nbsp;But we need to do everything in our power to make sure the incoming students get the best possible education we can provide.</p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 11:19:16 +0000 Tim Lloyd 28873 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Kirkwood Administrators Hear Concerns, Say They Are Ready To Support Incoming Students