Thursday, January 31, 2013
Griffs get out fast and dominate Flyers in opening game of Coaches vs Cancer at Scottrade Center.
There are those embarassing moments in sports. Lindbergh shot just 3 of 35 from the field and were destroyed 37-8 by rival Vianney in the opening game of the Coaches vs Cancer Shootout at Scottrade Center in downtown St. Louis. And the Griffs played without the services of their top performer Brad Woodsen who suffered a knock to the head Monday against Clayton and watched in street clothes. "I was nervous not having Brad," said Griffs coach Sean Walsh." Senior 6-foot-9 Sean O'Brien picked up the slack, leading all scorers with 17 points. He has offers from Harding College, Searcy, Arkansas and CBC of Memphis and looks from UMSL, Quincy, Central Missouri and others. "I thought we played well. I'm glad we won," said O'Brien. So too was Walsh…
Monday, January 28, 2013
Tag your friends, your children and your friends' children in this Facebook photo album of the Lindbergh Flyers varsity hockey team from this weekend's exhibition game.
Thursday, January 17, 2013
When the first day of filing closed Tuesday evening, three officially registered their candidacies with Lindbergh schools. A fourth candidate filed Jan. 10.
- On Patch
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Wednesday, January 16, 2013
See how Affton and Bayless School districts scored on the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education's new system.
School districts in Affton and Shrewsbury got a sneak peek at the new accreditation system that will determine school rankings in a few years. The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education's new system—which evaluates academic achievement, college and career readiness, attendance, graduation as well as several other factors—scores schools on a 100-point scale. Lindbergh School District, along with Kirkwood and Clayton, earned a perfect 100 score. Under the previous scoring system, which ranks schools on a 14-point scale, Lindbergh earned four perfect 14s in the last four years. Affton School District earned a 96.8 out of 100. Affton also earned perfect 14s over last last four years, but the new 100-point scale is more rigorous and …
Monday, October 22, 2012
In the new Missouri system, every team has a shot at a state title.
High school football coaches have been busy cramming about prospective opponents over the weekend. They left the field Friday and Saturday afternoon, still not quite sure who they'd be playing this week in the new state football playoff system that now includes the "district system" used in other sports, with seeding thanks to a point differential that made every score count. Saturday evening, that schedule was released. Here's how it all will start shaking out: October 25 October 26 You can search the entire playoff bracket by going to the Missouri State High School Activities Association website.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Football team raises funds, marching band wins Metro East Classic, math department fills food pantry.
Football Car Wash Raises Funds for Sunday Night Lights The Lindbergh High School Football Flyers – freshman, JV and Varsity – pulled together Sept. 8 to raise money for Sunday Night Lights. The athletes sponsored a car wash, which raised more than $900 to fund the third annual community event that supports children with cancer throughout St. Louis. Lindbergh student groups join together in Sunday Night Lights to provide a real football game experience for young boys and girls. The community is invited to attend the event on Oct. 7 For more information, visit www.lindberghfootball.com. LHS Band Wins First at O’Fallon Classic The Lindbergh High School Spirit of St. Louis Marching Band finished first in tits division at the 32nd annual Metro …
Monday, September 24, 2012
Jeyn Roberts and Jonathan Maberry share their writing experiences with Lindbergh High School students.
Lindbergh High School students filled the library Sept. 19 to meet young adult authors Jeyn Roberts and Jonathan Maberry, both of whom are known for their zombie apocalypse-themed fictional tales. Roberts and Maberry shared how they became writers and answered questions from students. They also promoted their most recent books, “Rage Within” and “Flesh and Bone,” respectively. Maberry, who also writes for Marvel Comics, recently sold movie and video game rights to his first book in the zombie series, “Rot and Ruin.” Roberts shared how an English teaching assignment in South Korea led her to write about isolation in the first book of her series, “Dark Inside.” The event was sponsored by Lindbergh High School and Left Bank Books.
Friday, September 21, 2012
Children struggling with cancer will have an opportunity to participate in a high school football game experience under the lights at Flyers field on the Lindbergh High School campus.
Sunday Night Lights at Lindbergh High School is set for Oct. 7, its third year of providing a fun and exciting high school football game experience to young children with cancer and other blood-borne diseases. This year’s event will include game booths from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. and a 7 p.m. flag football game on Flyers Field at Lindbergh High School, 5000 S. Lindbergh Blvd. Sunday Night Lights is open to all young patients and their families throughout the St. Louis and surrounding areas. Lindbergh’s varsity football team, cheerleaders, Flyerette dance team, Lacrosse club, marching band, and student council are working together to make this a night the kids will treasure. Sunday Night Lights is an opportunity for “cancer heroes,” their …
Thursday, September 13, 2012
Find out what amazing things Lindbergh School District students have been up to.
A+ Summer Tutors Give Back to Their District The summer of 2012 was another successful year for A+ tutors and the students who they assisted. Lindbergh High School students assisted elementary age children in the Summer Enrichment and Lindbergh Early Childhood Education programs. “These stellar A+ tutors set the example for all of our A+ tutors and also for the young children who one day may be A+ tutors years down the road,” said Dr. Jim Beatty, summer A+ coordinator. The following A+ tutors received recognition from their supervisors for showing leadership, excellent attendance, patience and caring: Lindbergh Summer Enrichment: Grant Lubsch, Derek Debosek, Ben Rupp, and Nick O’Hanlon Lindbergh ECE: Stephanie Lake, Tori Hancock, Sarah …
Sunday, September 9, 2012
All proceeds benefit Lindbergh Schools scholarships and teacher grants.
Looking for a bargain and a way to support Lindbergh Schools teachers and provide scholarships to worthy students? Then check out the Lindbergh Schools Foundation Fall Fabulous Mini-Auction, with deals galore! Grab your share of Cardinals tickets, unlimited car washes, gift certificates for delicious restaurants and VIP parking passes for high-traffic Lindbergh events by bidding Sept. 10-12, 2012. In particular, Lindbergh families will enjoy admission to Flyerettes Mini-Camp, tickets to the Lindbergh High School fall play, or the opportunity for your son or daughter to be water boy at the 2012 homecoming football game! The auction is open to the public, and all proceeds benefit Lindbergh teachers through the Spirit of Lindbergh teacher …