Enroll your 5-year-old for kindergarten, get free health screenings, free food, and more at the Normandy Kindergarten Round-Up, 9 a.m. to noon, Saturday April 29 at the Normandy Kindergarten Center. For more information, click the image above or visit the Normandy Kindergarten Center webpage.
No School for Students Monday, May 1
There will be no school for students Monday, May 1 due to staff professional development.
MAP Testing - Show What You Know!
The Missouri Assessment Program/End of Course testing is in full swing and our students have the power! Parents, for tips on how to support your child during testing, click here. The testing period will run through May 12. Go Normandy!
Input Needed for Community Needs Survey
The Normandy Schools Collaborative is seeking feedback for a survey on community needs. The survey should only take five minutes to complete; all responses will be kept confidential. Respondents will remain anonymous. Your input will help us provide and secure resources and services for students and families. Click here to access the survey.
Proposition N Passes! Thank You Normandy Community for Your Support!
Proposition N, the zero-tax-rate-increase bond proposal, was approved by voters in the April 4th election. The bond issue will provide $23 million to build a new school, new science/math labs and libraries at Jefferson and Washington Elementary schools, and improve the learning environments for students throughout the district. Stay tuned for opportunities to learn more about the plans for the new school and other improvements to come! To see the architect's renderings for the new science labs and libraries, visit the Prop N-Normandy Now webpage. Thank you to all of the volunteers, staff, families, community leaders and other supporters who helped make this happen!
Early Childhood Center Registration Now Open
The award-winning Normandy Early Childhood Center is now registering students for the 2017-2018 school year. For more information, please click here to see a copy of the flier, or contact the ECC at 314-493-0880.
Pearson Receives Outstanding New Superintendent Award
Dr. Charles Pearson, Normandy Superintendent of Schools, is among eight Missouri superintendents recognized by the Missouri Association of School Administrators (MASA) for outstanding performance as a new superintendent. Pearson received the award March 29 at the MASA Spring Conference. For more information, click here.
Friends of Normandy Scholarship Gala May 6
The Friends of Normandy Foundation Scholarship Gala will be held 6 to 11 p.m., Saturday May 6 at the UMSL Millennium Center. Tickets ar $50 each and proceeds go to support scholarship for deserving Normandy graduates. For more information, visit the FON page or call 314-493-0402.
Save the Date: Summer School Enrollment Now Open
Enroll your child today for Normandy's Summer School program, JumpStart! This program, which runs from June 6 to July 11, is a FREE enrichment program designed to help students be prepared for the next school year with hands-on coursework in science, math, reading, and English Language Arts. Transportation and meals are provided. There are also incentives for students and parents to attend (Gift cards! Tablets! and More). Click on the photo to see the video which features Normandy students who participated in last year's Summer School. To enroll or see the courses available, visit the Summer School 2017 page.
Normandy Selected for Regional 'What's Right' Honor
The Normandy Schools Collaborative has been awarded the Focus St. Louis 2017 What’s Right with the Region Award. The Collaborative was recognized in the category, Fostering Regional Cooperation, for having “brought entities together to create a new synergy and improve efficiency and effectiveness.” For the complete story, click here.
ICYMI - Normandy, 24:1 Featured on 'Pulse of St. Louis' TV Program
Normandy Superintendent Dr. Charles Pearson, Jefferson Elementary Principal Tina Clark-Scott were joined by Beyond Housing CEO & President Chris Krehmeyer and Cool Valley Mayor Viola Murphy for a recent taping of the public affairs program on KPLR-TV/Ch. 11. Host Shirley Washington led the discussion on progress in the Collaborative and the 24:1 communities and how this progress is setting the stage for more growth. To view the episode, click here.
Bid Process Open for Asphalt Services
The Normandy Business Office is now accepting bids for asphalt services for various sites throughout the Collaborative. Click here to view the amended RFP. Bids will be accepted through May 3, 2017.
Winter 2017 Connections Now Available Online
The latest edition of the Normandy Connections newsletter is now available online. Click here to see what's going on in the Collaborative!
Normandy APR Scores Continue Upward Trend
DESE recently released the state's Annual Performance Report with Normandy's score landing in the 'Provisionally Accredited' range! The Collaborative would like to thank the students, staff, families and community for their support over the last two years. But what does this mean for students? For the Collaborative? See the letter and story under District news.
St. Louis Regional Business Council Awards $25K Grant to Normandy
The St. Louis RBC recently held a press conference to award the final round of grants to several small businesses and four school districts in North St. Louis County. The event received media coverage from local outlets and featured a performance by the Normandy High School quartet, Inner Harmony. Normandy Superintendent Charles Pearson is shown here with RBC Executive Director Kathy Osborn, and St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger. Click here for more information.
24:1 Wins RWJF Culture of Health Prize!
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has awarded its Culture of Health Prize to the 24:1 Community (which includes the Normandy Schools Collaborative) in recognition of the holistic approach to developing healthy communities. Congratulations and thank you to all of our partners!