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Highland Family Food Market Grand Opening
Highland Family Food Market serves fresh food

The Highland Family Food Market provides access to healthy food options for families of scholars attending Highland and Glasgow Elementary. The market offers a mix of fresh produce and dairy products, shelf-stable and frozen foods. The market is open to families, by appointment, every Thursday from 9:00-11:00 a.m. It is also available to school staff at any time to provide for emergency student needs.

Mon Nov 29 02:10 PM

Dr. Joylynn Pruitt-Adams
Dr. Joylynn Pruitt-Adams appointed Acting Superintendent for Riverview Gardens School District

Riverview Gardens School District announced the appointment of Dr. Joylynn Pruitt-Adams as Acting Superintendent, effective November 15. Pruitt-Adams will lead the District following the announcement of Dr. Scott Spurgeon’s leave of absence until June 30, 2022 and his retirement on that date. The Special Administrative Board made the appointment at its Nov. 1 meeting.

Tue Nov 16 09:20 AM

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District Closed Nov. 22 and 23 as Well-Being Days Approved by SAB

The Special Administrative Board and the District administration team are appreciative of the commitment shown by RGSD faculty and staff. In order to support scholars, staff and community, Nov. 22 and Nov. 23 have been reclassified as RGSD Well-Being Days by the SAB. On these days, all schools, offices and departments will be closed to allow our community to focus on social and emotional health.

Wed Nov 10 01:33 PM

Veronica Morrow-Reel
Morrow-Reel elected President of RGSD Special Administrative Board

The Special Administrative Board of Riverview Gardens School District held board elections at its Oct. 26 meeting. The State Board of Education recently issued a proclamation, expanding the SAB from three members to five. The State Board’s proclamation dictated that the SAB would “reorganize and determine the SAB leadership within 14 days” of the proclamation.

Tue Nov 09 02:55 PM

St. Louis County Library Vaccine Clinics
Free COVID-19 vaccines are available for ages 5 and older starting November 10

Free COVID-19 vaccines are available for ages 5 and older starting November 10. Supplies may be limited. St. Louis County Library and the St. Louis County Department of Public Health are offering weekly COVID-19 vaccine clinics at 4 library branches. Health insurance or proof of residency is not required. Free transportation is available by calling 314-615-2660. Appointments are strongly recommended, but walk-ups will be accepted. Additional information is available at revivestl.com.

Tue Nov 09 02:09 PM

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SAFETY ALERT - Early Dismissal at RGHS, CMS and WMS due to online threat of violence

The Riverview Gardens School District administration has been made aware of a threat of violence circulating on social media targeting Riverview Gardens High School, Central Middle School and Westview Middle School. After consulting with local law enforcement by District administration, the Special Administrative Board has made the decision to conduct an early dismissal at our high school and middle school campuses today, Friday, Nov. 5.

Fri Nov 05 07:36 PM

Elizabeth Austin
Elizabeth Austin named Administrator in Charge for Riverview Gardens School District

Riverview Gardens School District announced the appointment of Elizabeth Austin as the Administrator in Charge, following Dr. Scott Spurgeon’s leave of absence until June 30, 2022 and his retirement on that date. The Special Administrative Board made the appointment at its Oct. 26 meeting.

Wed Oct 27 12:36 PM

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Fri Oct 22 03:48 PM

Lewis & Clark Elementary Students
RGEF donates books to Lewis & Clark Elementary

The Riverview Gardens Education Foundation brought Black children’s literature to another RGSD school. On October 1, 2021, the RGEF presented each kindergarten through third-grade classroom at Lewis & Clark Elementary School a set of Black children’s literature books. The books are now a permanent part of each of the personal classroom libraries at the school and are available for scholars to enjoy during quiet time.

Wed Oct 20 02:39 PM

Dr. Miranda Avant-Elliott and Reggie Jones
State Board of Education Appoints Board Members in Riverview Gardens

The State Board of Education today issued a proclamation to add two members to the Riverview Gardens School District (Riverview Gardens) Special Administrative Board (SAB) — Dr. Miranda Avant-Elliott and Reggie Jones. These new members begin their service effective immediately, expanding the SAB from three members to five. The State Board’s proclamation also dictates the SAB will reorganize and determine the SAB leadership within 14 days.

Wed Oct 20 12:16 PM