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School Board candidates mostly agree on diversity, redistricting
The forum, hosted by the Boone County Muleskinners, covered questions on guns in the classroom, redistricting and charter schools, among other issues.
Mar 15 11:15PM K-12 Education

School Board candidates agree on importance of diversity, inclusion
Wednesday night's School Board candidate forum focused on the importance of addressing "the big elephant in any room.
Mar 14 11:00AM K-12 Education

40 rounds, 4 hours later, seventh-grader wins spelling bee
Neha Kodali, 11, defeated Jiya Shetty of Smithton Middle School. The girls were the last two standing as they battled head-to-head for the final 23 rounds.
Mar 14 1:56AM K-12 Education

Rock Bridge High gets new principal
Jacob Sirna will be recommended to the Columbia School Board as Rock Bridge's next principal.
Mar 11 1:59PM K-12 Education

Uncertainty looms over Missouri charter school expansion
It's unclear if the controversial measure has enough legislative support to pass.
Mar 11 11:00AM K-12 Education

School Board to vote on human sexuality policy, substitute services, calendar
Changes in sex ed instruction and to the school calendar are being made to bring the Columbia Public School District into alignment with laws that went into effect in August.
Mar 10 11:00AM K-12 Education

School Board to vote on sex ed curriculum, substitute services, calendar
Changes in sex ed instruction and to the school calendar are being made to bring the Columbia Public School District into alignment with laws that went into effect in August.
Mar 10 11:00AM K-12 Education

Willoughby, Streaty-Wilhoit and Treece gain endorsements
The Columbia Missouri National Education Association and Our Revolution Mid-Missouri each expressed their preferences Thursday.
Mar 7 5:45PM K-12 Education

School's out for more of the summer? House passes bill to delay start of school
The bill would set the starting date as being no earlier than 14 days before the first Monday in September. This past fall, that would have been Aug. 20.
Mar 7 12:00PM K-12 Education

With funding scarce, school and city buses could merge under House bill
Supporters of the bill say it could be an opportunity to free up some of Columbia Public Schools' resources, while others say it could compromise students' safety.
Mar 6 12:00PM K-12 Education

Rock Bridge Elementary assistant principal recognized for being 'outstanding
She is bright, dedicated and works tirelessly to meet the needs of our students and support staff," Principal Ryan Link wrote in his nomination letter for Neale.
Mar 4 6:46PM K-12 Education

Settlement reached in lawsuit over Hallsville student's suicide
Details of the settlement are confidential, and the family has asked for privacy, lawyers said.
Feb 26 8:45PM K-12 Education