OHS honors staff at Employee Recognition Night

Kassidy Mooney, reporter

May 23, 2016

Mehlville School District’s Annual Employee Recognition Night was in April, and while several employees said hello to new awards, others announced that they would be saying goodbye. The district honored its staff in a 36-year tradition when the annual recognition night drew employees and community...

Calendar changes incoming for 2016-2017

Dallas Carter, opinions editor

January 21, 2016

The Mehlville School District is in session for ten out of twelve months of the year. In second semester, a calendar is released to prepare the students, staff, and community for the coming year. The 2016-2017 calendar was just released on Jan. 13 and is noticeably different from that of 2015-2016. For...

Snow schedule will provide a safe alternative to snow days

Caroline Tank, sports editor

January 20, 2016

The Mehlville School District has implemented a new snow schedule and, with the impending threat of snowfall on Jan. 19 and 20, all students should be educated on what has changed and what will stay the same. On days when the snow schedule is used, rather than classes starting at 7:15, they will start...

Gaines announced as Mehlville Superintendent

The Mehlville School Board voted 4-3 in favor of Chris Gaines, our new Superintendent.

Sydney Hallett, Online Editor-In-Chief

February 10, 2015

16 applicants. Seven interviews. Three finalist. One decision. Dr. Chris Gaines has been chosen as the new Superintendent of the Mehlville School District. The process started late last March, when Knost announced that he was leaving Mehlville to step up as the Superintendent at the Rockwood School...

Early dismissals return to Mehlville School District

Kayla Polka, News Editor

August 17, 2012

As the days of summer abruptly came to a close, new school supplies were bought, schedules were doled out, and final school year preparations were finalized. When the 2012-2013 Mehlville School District calendar was released, parents and students in the district may have noticed the return of early dismissals. According...

Strong board meeting turn out helps voice opinions

Strong board meeting turn out helps voice opinions

Rachel Scott, Opinions Editor

October 24, 2011

The Mehlville Board of Education Meeting on Oct. 12 was a demonstration of community awareness as more than two hundred community members, staff, and students turned out to state their opinions and show support for the students of Mehlville. Miffed by comments made by board member Rich Franz at the...

Mehlville School District comes out on top

Elise Wagener, Managing Editor

March 8, 2011

A press release issued on Feb. 22 stated that in a recent study, the Mehlville School District is tied for the top in the state regarding Return on Investment (ROI). This district evaluation measured the educational productivity of over 500 school districts in Missouri, putting the Mehlville School District...

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