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Saint Louis Superintendent, Foundation join to expand college opportunity

On December 4th, SLPS Superintendent Kelvin Adams was invited to participate in the White House College Opportunity Day with both Obamas.  The event recognized the District and the Foundation’s commitment to intensifying college and career readiness activities. Read more from the Post Dispatch here. (Photo by J. Forbes from the Post Dispatch.)

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District improves annual performance by 75%!

In September 2014, the St. Louis Public Schools got its report card from the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. The District achieved a 75% increase of accredidation points earned in 2014, compared to 2013. “This is due to the work of students and educators. We are encouraged by their drive, and we also […]

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Pettus Awards of Excellence

In October 2014, the St. Louis Public Schools Foundation lost a dear friend: James Finch, III who was the managing trustee of the Pettus Foundation. Read more about him and the Pettus Awards of Excellence, a program he started and through which the SLPS Foundation honors great teachers from every school within SLPS each year. […]

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