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March 2012

Private Elementary Schools Chart

Notes for the reader: 1) This chart includes private schools that had at least 50 students enrolled in preschool through grade 8. 2) We did not include the many parish elementary schools in ... more »

Nov 5, 2012 9:18 AM

Colleges and Universities Chart

Notes for the Reader: 1) Due to space limitations, this chart does not include trade schools, seminaries, or institutions with fewer than 1,500 students. 2) * = Webster Groves campus only ... more »

Nov 5, 2012 9:18 AM

Private & Public High Schools Chart

Notes for the Reader: 1) This chart includes schools that have more than 90 students enrolled in grades 9 through 12 this year. 2) Some schools in this chart also have middle- and elementary... more »

Nov 5, 2012 9:18 AM

The SLM Schools Chart

In creating the charts on the following pages, SLM strove to be as inclusive as possible, inviting more than 200 schools in St. Louis city; Jefferson, St. Charles, and St. Louis counties; and Mad... more »

Nov 5, 2012 9:18 AM

School Days: A Parent's Guide to Private Education in St. Louis

When it comes to deciding on a school for your child, one could take an entire course on the subject. There’s a vast array of factors to consider: your family’s financial picture and traditions, yo... more »

Mar 26, 2012 5:08 PM Education Guide

New Struggles and Successes for Principals in the Past 20 Years

In 1992, just about no students had email, Columbine High School was just another school, and no one had a cellphone in class. A lot has changed in the past 20 years. We talked to three private-sch... more »

Mar 26, 2012 5:06 PM

St. Louis University High School Pushes the Boundaries of Traditional Clubs

Are you a fan of Seinfeld ? Join the Seinfeld club. Do you enjoy surprising people? There’s a club for that, too. At St. Louis University High School, students can tap into their interests to fo... more »

Mar 26, 2012 5:04 PM

How Technology has Transformed the Way Kids Learn

In 1992, pencils, paper, and calculators were staples of the school supplies list. Today, tablet computers, Final Cut Pro, and digital pens make up a student’s toolbox at private schools like Mary ... more »

Mar 26, 2012 5:03 PM

1938: The World on a String

When Luck, Wis., was the yo-yo capital of the world, we led the country in the manufacture of dime-store kites. The nine buildings that made up the Crunden-Martin complex, where Top Flites were mad... more »

Mar 26, 2012 9:36 AM

British Artist John Stezaker Brings His Solo Show to St. Louis

Stezaker's astonishing solo show makes its last stop—and its only U.S. appearance—at the Kemper Art Museum. more »

Mar 26, 2012 9:35 AM

The Rising Star of St. Louis-Born Dancer Tierra Brown

Growing up in St. Louis, Tierra Brown danced all the time—on dance teams, in talent shows. At the time, everyone else was trying to move like Janet Jackson. Brown found Aaliyah more inspiring and w... more »

Mar 26, 2012 9:33 AM