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Roundabouts on Route 100 open to traffic soon

Patrick Levine, Sports Reporter

October 30, 2014


Filed under Local News, News

Lafayette students are all too familiar with the chronic traffic congestion on Route 100 between Clayton Road and Route 100. In order to alleviate this congestion, the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) and the City of Wildwood have widened this stretch of Route 100 to four lanes and have...

Update: Eric Kipp descends down Hyatt hotel in support of Special Olympics

Update: Eric Kipp descends down Hyatt hotel in support of Special Olympics

Delaney Eyermann, Webmaster

October 7, 2014


Filed under Local News, News, School News, Top Stories

To read the full story of Eric Kipp, go to: http://lhsimage.com/news/2014/09/22/special-education-teacher-takes-fundraising-to-new-heights/ Eric Kipp, Special School District teacher, raised $1,165 and kept his word as he rapelled down the Hyatt Hotel in downtown St. Louis. "It was an experience...

Rockwood Drug-Free Coalition Week

Madison Kesselring, Reporter

October 1, 2014


Filed under Local News, News, School News, Top Stories

This week begins Rockwood’s fifth annual Drug-Free Coalition week. The committee celebrates their recognition of Missouri's 2013 Coalition of the Year along with the announcement of funding produced by the Office of National Drug Control Policy. This funding is the start of a second five year cycle....

Rockwood offers flu shots to students, community

Rockwood offers flu shots to students, community

Dominic Scaglione, Staff Reporter

September 30, 2014


Filed under Local News, News, School News, Top Stories

The Rockwood School District will be offering flu clinics starting Oct. 1 for all students and their families. The clinic is also open to Rockwood staff members and community members. Flu vaccines are available in both the shot form and mist. Rockwood employees and their immediate family members...

Banned books week publicizes challenged, banned literary works in schools

Banned books week publicizes challenged, banned literary works in schools

Alaina Strollo, Asst. Webmaster

September 22, 2014


Filed under Local News, National News, News, School News

Banned Books Week, endorsed by the American Library Association, publicizes all the literary classics challenged or banned by schools for a plethora of reasons; the main one being that schools found the work inappropriate for educational purposes. The banning of books only affects schools that choose...

Special Education teacher takes fundraising to new heights

Special Education teacher takes fundraising to new heights

Megan Rigabar, Copy Editor

September 22, 2014


Filed under Local News, News, School News, Top Stories

UPDATE:  Kipp is now rappelling 17 stories off the Hyatt Regency St. Louis on Saturday,  Oct. 4 instead of  the Jefferson State Office Building on Oct. 18. To donate, make checks out to Special Olympics Missouri and then place them in Kipp's mailbox or deliver them to Room 143. To donate on...

Rockwood students qualify as National Merit semifinalists

Rockwood students qualify as National Merit semifinalists

Mary Adcock, Reporter

September 16, 2014


Filed under Local News, News, School News, Top Stories

The annual National Merit Scholarship Corporation has announced 16,000 semifinalists from the 1.4 million students who took the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT) National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test last year. These semifinalists will be able to compete for 7,600 National Merit Scholarships...

97.1 Talk Radio Spirit Challenge offers $5,000 to school with greatest school spirit

97.1 Talk Radio Spirit Challenge offers $5,000 to school with greatest school spirit

Jennifer Butler, Opinion Editor

September 5, 2014


Filed under Local News, News, School News, Top Stories

After the close defeat in the KSDK poll, students have another chance to redeem themsleves and vote for their school. Starting on Monday, Sept. 8, LHS will be participating in the 97.1 Talk Radio poll to see which school has more spirit. All schools submitted in the contest can vote from Sept....

Battle of 109 could be KSDK game of the week

Battle of 109 could be KSDK game of the week

Delaney Eyermann, Webmaster

August 20, 2014


Filed under Local News, News, School News, Sports, Top Stories

KSDK is hosting an online contest to determine which high school football  game they will broadcast from during their 6 p.m. broadcast on Friday, Aug. 22. Voting closes Thursday and the winning match-up will be announced on the station's 10 p.m. broadcast, so voters have one more day to vote for...

Mass to be held on Thursday for Avery Cantor

Delaney Eyermann, Asst. Webmaster

May 7, 2014


Filed under Local News, News, School News

On Thursday, May 8, a mass will be held at St. Albans Church at 11 a.m. for junior Avery Cantor, who passed away  unexpectedly on Monday, May 5. Family and friends are welcome to attend the mass. Students who will be leaving school to attend the service should follow standard procedure. A note...

Seniors take trip to the zoo, freshmen give back to the community

Seniors take trip to the zoo, freshmen give back to the community

Hannah Marshall, Webmaster

April 30, 2014


Filed under Local News, News, School News, Top Stories

On Wednesday, April 23, every student in the school was involved in separate grade level activities. For the first year, freshmen volunteered for service projects, while sophomores attended an in-school career fair, juniors took the ACT and seniors went to the zoo. The freshman class were divided...

Drive 1 4 Ur School fundraiser gives students and family chance to test drive Ford cars

Drive 1 4 Ur School fundraiser gives students and family chance to test drive Ford cars

Monica Piccinni, Reporter

April 23, 2014


Filed under Local News, News, School News

This past weekend on April 19, Lafayette hosted the annual Drive 4 Ur School fundraiser under the supervision of Matt Landwehr, business teacher, and representatives from Ford Motor Company. Every year, Lafayette partners with Ford Motor Company to raise money for Lafayette's Renaissance program....

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