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Parent stunned after gun is discovered at Riverview Gardens High School  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO – What started out as a regular school day at Riverview Gardens High School ended with this automated message being sent to ...

Riverview Gardens High School boys basketball returns to court after fight  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

BELLEFONTAINE NEIGHBORS, Mo. - The Riverview Gardens High School boys basketball team returns to the court tonight for the first time since a brawl in ...

Let's encourage our youth to bounce back after making a mistake  St. Louis American

On Wednesday, December 19, the Riverview Gardens High School boys basketball team will play at home against North Technical High School. The return to ...

Riverview Gardens High School opens healthcare clinic on campus

ST. LOUIS — Jayden Keys did not have to go far to see a doctor. He just walked into an office at his high school, Riverview Gardens. A new clinic just opened on ...

Riverview Gardens High School releasing students early due to AC problems

Due to an issue with the air conditioning at the Riverview Gardens High School, all students will be dismissed from school at 11:15 a.m. Monday.

Hazelwood East, Riverview Gardens open clinics with Christian Hospital Foundation, CareSTL  St. Louis American

Monday, October 29 was proclaimed “Hazelwood East School-Based Health Center Day” in St. Louis County at Hazelwood East High School. A few hours later, ...

Missing Riverview Gardens School District student found safe  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

BELLEFONTAINE NEIGHBORS, Mo. - The Riverview Gardens School District said a missing 13-year-old student has been found safe. According to a district ...

Prop R on April 3 ballot for Riverview Gardens schools  St. Louis American

Kenidra Woods, a junior at Riverview Gardens High School, was among about 200 students who walked out of school for gun violence awareness on February ...

Riverview Gardens walkout students are spared from harsh discipline

"We agree with their right to express how they feel," a district spokeswoman said.

Homeless students sue Riverview Gardens School District over education rights  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

BELLEFONTAINE, Mo. - Two homeless students are suing the Riverview Gardens School District and the state of Missouri. The suit claims the district doesn't ...

Video: Riverview Gardens High School students speak about gun violence during walk-out

Riverview Gardens High School students stand in solidarity with Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students in Parkland, Florida.

Senegal to St. Louis: Family's search for the American dream sets graduate up for success  St. Louis Public Radio

Just a few years ago, Ngone Seck arrived in Florissant from Italy and began the seventh grade. From the start, she was behind her peers. She struggled to.

Riverview Gardens students walk out, adding their voices to call for stricter gun laws

More than 200 Riverview Gardens High School students walked out Tuesday morning to protest gun violence and call for stricter gun control, but they fear they ...

Alton School District embarrassed after basketball brawl at high school  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ALTON , IL - Alton High School has canceled their boys' varsity basketball game set for this Friday due to the ongoing investigation of last Friday's brawl with ...

Brawl erupts during Alton-Riverview Gardens basketball game  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ALTON, IL – A brawl erupted Friday night during the Alton v. Riverview Gardens boys' basketball game. The game was part of the Alton Tip-Off Classic being ...

Police find teacher’s stolen gun with student  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

MOLINE ACRES, Mo. - For the second time in just over two weeks, there's been an incident involving a gun in the Riverview Garden's School District.

Show students that one mistake doesn't define their lives

On Wednesday, the Riverview Gardens High School boys basketball team will play at home against North Technical High School. The return to the court comes ...

Alton school board meets privately to discuss security and student discipline after brawl  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ALTON, Ill. - The Alton School Board is meeting in a closed session Wednesday to discuss school security and student discipline after a brawl broke out during a ...

Vandalism closes an elementary school in Riverview Gardens District  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO — Classes are canceled Friday at Lemasters Elementary School in the Riverview Gardens School District. Officials say vandals struck the school ...

New community health clinics bring services to where kids are — inside schools  St. Louis American

(St. Louis Public Radio) - Two school districts in north St. Louis County are moving beyond the traditional nurse's office and putting full-*service* health clinics in ...

Riverview Gardens students walkout to protest gun control

Students at Riverview Gardens High School held a walkout Tuesday to protest for gun control.

No players expelled from brawl during basketball at Alton HS  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ALTON, IL - The Alton School District has decided not to expel any of the basketball players involved during a fight that broke out during a game against ...

Riverview Gardens school transfer program dwindles  St. Louis Public Radio

A new, voluntary version of the Riverview Gardens' school transfer program is serving just a fraction of the students enrolled the year before. Although.

Riverview Gardens rolls past St. Charles

The first round of the Class 4 District 3 football playoffs was a mere formality for top seed Riverview Gardens.

From unaccredited to excellence: Riverview Gardens High School  St. Louis American

Darius Kirk, principal of Riverview Gardens High School, said he will never forget the cab ride on the way over to his district interview when he flew in from ...

Riverview Gardens High leads its district on path to success

The Riverview Gardens School District — unaccredited since 2007 —showed the most improvement of any district in Missouri.

Schools in St. Louis are taking different approaches to Wednesday's student walkouts  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

At least 15 public schools in the St. Louis area will be joining in Wednesday's national school walkout, organized to demand gun control legislation.

Jennings man killed in North County drive-by shooting

18-year-old victims was shot at least once, police said. He was taken to a hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

After state review, Riverview Gardens schools will remain unaccredited. For now.  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

A mid-year review of Riverview Gardens schools showed continued progress, but not as much as state officials wanted.

Report of weapon on campus places Mehlville High School on soft lockdown  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

MEHLVILLE, Mo - St. Louis County Police say that Mehlville High School was placed on a soft lockdown Friday morning. Administrators tell parents that they ...

First day of school for some St. Louis area students  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO — It's back to school for students in the Ferguson-Florissant School District. The buses rolled Thursday morning for the first day of classes.

Speak up, walk out: Some Missouri universities urge high school students to take a stand

If any high school or middle school students get disciplined next week for walking out to protest gun violence, that discipline won't hurt them when they apply to ...

'I love these kids' — Riverview Gardens' Harvey Lockhart named art educator of the year  St. Louis Public Radio

Music is vitally important to Riverview Gardens High School band director Harvey Lockhart. But his students' well-being ranks even higher. During the past.

Riverview Gardens School district prepares to welcome back transfer students

As this school year winds down, families and schools in North St. Louis County are already looking ahead to next school year when students who are currently in ...

Gun found in McCluer North High School student’s backpack  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

FLORISSANT, Mo. — A high school student was arrested Thursday morning after bringing a loaded gun to McCluer North High School in Florissant. The student ...

Riverview Gardens School District to remain unaccredited

ST. LOUIS (AP) _ Missouri education officials have announced that they will not recommend that the Riverview Gardens School District gain accreditation.

Parkway Central pounces on undermanned Riverview Gardens

RIVERVIEW • Arther Green didn't catch a pass Saturday afternoon.

Riverview Gardens High School students struck by car

ST. LOUIS COUNTY • Two Riverview Gardens High School students were struck by a car Tuesday afternoon while walking a kindergartner home from Glasgow ...

East St. Louis HS bans students from bringing outside food to school  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

EAST. ST. LOUIS - The East St. Louis District 189 says on Tuesday, August 21st, a banned substance was brought into the high school campus through a snack.

Riverview Gardens music teacher is 2017 Arts Educator of the Year  St. Louis American

Harvey E.A. Lockhart, the Riverview Gardens Senior High School band director and performing arts coordinator of secondary education, said that students learn ...

Two health clinics open in north St. Louis County high schools

Health clinics opened Monday at two high schools in north St. Louis County, following a trend of school-based care to address racial and geographic disparities ...

Riverview Gardens School District granted provisional accreditation

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) - The Missouri State Board of Education reclassified Riverview Gardens School District as provisionally accredited. Students ...

Student transfers from Riverview Gardens could soon end, parents warned

Right to transfer to other school districts could end if Riverview regains accreditation.

East St. Louis School District ends track season after fight at team meet  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. - The East St. Louis School District 189 terminated its boys' track season after a fight broke at the Southwestern Conference meet on ...

Substitute elementary school teacher removed from campus after bringing gun to school  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

A substitute elementary school teacher had to be removed from school grounds after he brought a gun to school on Tuesday. Jesse Jones, 31, was arrested and ...

Hillsboro Junior High placed on temporary lockdown due to threat  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

HILLSBORO, Mo. – The Hillsboro Junior High was placed on a modified lockdown Tuesday morning after a threatening message was discovered in a girl's ...

St. Louis County law enforcement have active shooter training before school starts  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. - School resource officers with 20 different departments within St. Louis County will have completed active shooter training by the time ...

Students and employees shocked by Vatterott College's sudden closure  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Just imagine being one year, one semester, or even one week away from graduating. Then, it's not happening anymore. That's what ...

School bus crash in Bellefontaine; no children on board  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

BELLEFONTAINE, Mo. - A school bus crashed Wednesday morning in north St. Louis County. The accident happened near the intersection of West Florissant ...

Gentlemen of Vision step team leads members on path to higher education

BELLEFONTAINE NEIGHBORS • The “gentlemen” of the Gentlemen of Vision step team are behaving more like what they are: teenage boys. On a Tuesday ...

Kids excited about school? Fairs seem to help

Usually, kids don't want to go to school. But area back to school fairs may lift their spirits.

Security to be increased for East St. Louis HS graduation  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

EAST ST. LOUIS - It's been quite the end of school year for East St. Louis students. A former track star was shot and killed, a fight breaks out at prom and the ...

Murder victim ID’d as former Riverview Gardens basketball star

ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – St. Louis police have identified the body of a shooting victim found dead Monday in a vacant lot in the Wells-Goodfellow neighborhood.

Director at St. Louis Priory School removed after ‘inappropriate images’ found on laptop  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

CREVE COEUR, Mo. - An administrator at a private Creve Coeur Catholic school has been removed after troubling images were found on his computer.

Man shot to death in Bellefontaine Neighbors  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

BELLEFONTAINE NEIGHBORS • A man was shot to death Wednesday morning in the back yard of a home near Riverview Gardens High School, police said.

East St. Louis graduation runs smoothly following increased security  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

EAST ST. LOUIS - It's the moment every high school student anticipates – Graduation. 331 East St. Louis high school seniors filed into Clyde C. Jordan stadium ...

Teen stabbed more than 25 times; man, 18, charged in attack

The victim, 16, was stabbed more than two dozen times on Sept. 30.

St. Louis man subject of BET’s latest episode of ‘I went viral’  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO — A St. Louis man is the subject of BET's latest episode of “I Went Viral.” Caldwell gained some recognition in 2014, when an internet video of ...

Time capsule from 1960s found hidden in concrete at Michigan elementary school  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- Renovations at a West Michigan school led to the discovery of a time capsule that's half a century old. It's giving teachers and students ...

Neighbors fight to save beloved community garden  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS - A fight is underway in south St. Louis City to save a beloved community garden. A group of neighbors are trying to stop a developer from building a ...

Vashon’s Mario McKinney Jr. announces commitment to Mizzou Basketball  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO- Another member of the McKinney family will make the journey from Vashon High School to the basketball family at the University of Missouri.

Former student runs from officers at East Alton-Wood River High School  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

WOOD RIVER, IL - A former student at East Alton-Wood River High School ran from officers after being spotted on campus Friday morning. Wood River Police ...

From top of her class at Riverview to a harder path in Kirkwood

For Angel Matthews, the deficiencies of a troubled school became fully apparent when she moved to high-performing classrooms.

Washington Missouri school district closes after off-campus incident with employee  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

WASHINGTON, Mo. - The School District of Washington, Mo. is closed due to a situation that is currently being investigated by the Washington Police ...

Step team at Riverview Gardens headlines KETC documentary

"Gentlemen of Vision," coach Marlon Wharton subject of Sept. 12 film.

Stepping from Riverview Gardens to Kirkwood

Schools work together for performance at Tillman Elementary, home to 25 transfer students this year.

Shooting victim in St. Louis had been Riverview Gardens basketball standout

ST. LOUIS • Police on Tuesday identified a man found fatally shot in a vacant lot in the city's Wells-Goodfellow neighborhood as 21-year-old Tyrin Williams.

Woman killed in crash on Riverview Dr. at Spring Garden  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

RIVERVIEW, Mo. _Police are investigating a deadly crash in north St. Louis early this morning. It happened around 12:30 a.m. on Riverview and Spring Garden ...

Teacher placed on leave following discussion about sex at school

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) - A teacher at Riverview Gardens High School in north St. Louis County is on paid leave pending allegations that a sex talk in ...

Vandals Hit Riverview Gardens High School

(KTVI) - Vandals struck Riverview Gardens High School in Bellefontaine Neighbors. Graffiti on the exterior walls and teepee'd trees were discovered Monday ...

North County teen and Parkland, Florida teen discuss gun violence, both plan to participate in 'March For Our Lives' movement  St. Louis American

Two black high-school juniors – one in North County and one in Parkland, Florida – kept sharing similar views on Twitter.

Police investigating after 16-year-old is stabbed 25 times in Riverview

A 16-year-old boy was stabbed 25 times Saturday night in Riverview, police said. He was taken to the hospital and his condition is unknown.

Riverview Gardens chooses Kirkwood as second busing option  SuburbanJournals

Attendees were given a packet of information, including a map of surrounding school districts to which their children may apply to transfer to, during an ...

SLPS substitute teacher accused of striking student in the face  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS - A St. Louis Public Schools teacher is charged with two counts of fourth-degree assault. Court documents filed in St. Louis Circuit Court accuse ...

'Gentlemen of Vision' and 'For Ahkeem' make TV premiere during Black History Month  St. Louis American

A pair of documentaries that shed light on elements of St. Louis life will make their national television premiere as part of America ReFramed, an award-winning ...

Evacuations after suspicious package found outside north St. Louis County school

Update: In an effort to assist law enforcement, the Riverview Gardens School District will be closed Thursday, September 8th.

St. Louis high school student garnering national attention for her activism against gun violence

Kenidra Woods isn't your typical high school junior.

Teacher put on administrative leave after duct taping student to chair

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO - A Riverview Gardens teacher is on administrative leave after allegedly duct taping a 7th grade student to her chair. Instead of riding ...

Substitute teacher gave pills to students as part of lesson plan; parents not happy

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – Some parents in the Riverview Gardens School District are incensed over accusations a teacher distributed pills to his ...

Centralia High School student found with stolen gun on campus  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

CENTRALIA, Mo. - A Centralia High School student was taken into custody Friday after bringing a gun and ammunition to school. Centralia Police Chief Larry ...

Incarnate Word Academy Celebrates 9th State Chamionship  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

The girls basketball team at Incarnate Word Academy is getting used to championship celebrations. For the second straight year and ninth in school history, the ...

Rash of elementary school suspensions in St. Louis area are a pipeline to problems

Thousands of suspensions are issued to elementary school children in the St. Louis area each year for infractions ranging from throwing chairs to mouthing off.

Security officer placed on leave following arrest for using stun gun on student  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

WELLSTON, MO – A security officer in the Normandy School District had been placed on administrative leave after being arrested for tasing a 14-year-old ...

Notebook: Riverview's rally sets up showdown with Parkway Central

RIVERVIEW • The Riverview Gardens football team is fortunate to still have a grass field to practice on after Ben Watson torched it Saturday.

'There was something missing': Stint on New York stage energizes Normandy teacher  St. Louis Public Radio

Normandy teacher Duane Foster recently returned from an unusual sabbatical: a role in an off-Broadway production of “Antigone in Ferguson.” Foster made his.

Gentlemen of Vision's story comes to the screen thanks to Nine Network  St. Louis American

The future is in whose hands?” Gentlemen of Vision cofounder Marlon Wharton asked his step team as they rehearsed for an upcoming competition. “Ours!

Jennings School District receives full accreditation

JENNINGS, MO (KTVI) – Four school districts in the St. Louis area won praise Tuesday for their efforts to regain Missouri's top academic ranking, but only one ...

Women yanked from car in reported armed carjacking on Washington Avenue

ST. LOUIS – Police are investigating after a person was carjacked on Washington Avenue in St. Louis' Downtown West neighborhood Sunday night.

School districts score well on Missouri ratings, even as many students languish

Most school districts in the St. Louis region are improving on Missouri's measuring stick for quality, even as the majority of students in several of them are failing ...

Police investigating gun brought to Metro East daycare  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

GLEN CARBON, IL – The Glen Carbon Police Department is investigating an incident that occurred Monday at a child care center. Police say the incident ...

Family Raises Questions In Death Of Karen Arnold  Times Newspapers

Less than 48 hours before Karen Arnold was found shot to death in her Kirkwood apartment, she had gone to police with information she believed would lead to ...

What you should know about the March for Our Lives  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

Survivors of last month's deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, are preparing to take their fight for stricter gun control laws to Washington. This week's ...

Artists-in-Training recital yields scholarship winners

Opera Theatre of St. Louis held its annual Artists-in-Training showcase recital on Sunday afternoon at the Sheldon, and distributed $10,000 in scholarships to ...

At Ferguson high school, everyone has a Michael Brown story  Chicago Tribune

FERGUSON, Mo. — Everyone has a Michael Brown story, and Ngone Seck is telling hers as she sits with several friends at Riverview Gardens High School, ...

Color-blind teacher sees the full rainbow thanks to generous students  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The musical director at Lee High School received a big surprise Friday. As the students worked on their production of Joseph and the ...

Refugees sow tradition, cultivate 'healing' in St. Louis urban-farm program  St. Louis Public Radio

The first time Jean de Dieu Sebunyenzi saw American food, he didn't want to eat it. It was airplane food — hardly America's finest culinary introduction.

Illinois Class 7A quarterfinal:Mount Carmel 29, East St. Louis 19

East St. Louis running back Treven Swingler (10) breaks a tackle against Mt.Carmel's Daniel Morales (21) in a 7A quarterfinal state playoff game at Gatley ...

Alton finalist in Hulu ‘Small Business Revolution’ series  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO — Tuesday is your last chance to vote for Alton, Illinois to secure a spot on the Hulu series, "Small Business Revolution - Main Street.

3 St. Louis schools get grants for iPads

ST. LOUIS (AP) _ Three St. Louis schools are getting grants to pay for iPads for all students, teachers and administrators. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports the ...

Clayton High students walk out as part of Ferguson protest

Less than a mile from where a St. Louis County grand jury decided not to charge Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, Clayton High School students walked ...

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