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  • There is a PLC Late Start on Feb. 22. Classes start at 9:46. February 8, 2016

  • Taste of West County is Monday Feb. 22 at 5:30. All funds raised support the junior class in their fundraising. February 8, 2016

  • The Winter Dance will be Saturday Feb. 20. Tickets will be available at lunch the week of Tuesday Feb. 16. February 3, 2016

  • Key Club will be meeting Wednesday Feb. 24 at 7 p.m. February 3, 2016

Opening of winter musical draws closer

Opening of winter musical draws closer

Christian Wolk, Digital Media Reporter
February 10, 2016
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories, VIDEO

Lafayette receives new Emergency Buckets in classrooms

Lafayette receives new Emergency Buckets in classrooms

Elly Levy, Reporter
February 9, 2016
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

As of January, new Emergency Kits have been placed in every classroom in the school These kits include basic first-aid supplies, carbohydrates for diabetic students, a flashlight and trash bags. They are available in case a natural disaster or other event that would cause students and staff to have... Read more »

ROSE Award nominees announced

ROSE Award nominees announced

Jessie Cargill, Reporter
February 8, 2016
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

  The list of 2016 Rockwood Outstanding Service in Education (ROSE) Award nominees has been revealed. The list of 150 nominees includes Lafayette staff members Suzanne Cadwell, Brenda Eckelcamp, Cheryl Egan, Jennifer Ingram, Chris Lofgren, Meghan O'Donnell and Sandy Schilling-Gal. "The... Read more »

Zumbathon brings funds to winter guard

Zumbathon brings funds to winter guard

Olivia Jaeger, Digital Media Reporter
February 8, 2016
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

Operation Bald takes place at lunch today

Operation Bald takes place at lunch today

Jessie Cargill, Reporter
February 5, 2016
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

15 years ago, Lafayette sponsored Operation Bald to raise money for cancer. Today it happens again in honor of Jennifer Ingram, language arts teacher, who has been diagnosed with breast cancer. The teachers who initiated the event said they asked Ingram to choose a charity to donate the proceeds... Read more »

Marijuana forum aims to change views on drug

Marijuana forum aims to change views on drug

Dominic Scaglione, Reporter
February 3, 2016
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

On Monday Feb. 8, Be the Change will hold a marijuana forum for all students interested in learning about the use of marijuana and how it effects the school. "The idea came out of a meeting that we had with the Be the Change students. We look at all the issues at the school and things that are troubling... Read more »

Marquee struggle continues on

Marquee struggle continues on

Jessie Cargill, Reporter
February 1, 2016
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

On Monday,  Jan. 25, there was a meeting of the Wildwood Planning and Zoning Commission. One of the items on the agenda was once again consideration of  whether or not Lafayette will get an electronic sign out front like the other Rockwood high schools.  The meeting was a regular session that was... Read more »

Trivia Troubles: Sophomore class struggles to gain participants for Trivia Night

Trivia Troubles: Sophomore class struggles to gain participants for Trivia Night

Elly Levy, Reporter
January 28, 2016
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

As many know, every year, the sophomore class holds Trivia Night. Trivia Night gives students the opportunity to gather a group of their friends and compete in a trivia competition. Parents also are known to participate in this. As of this year, however, sophomore students and teachers have been... Read more »

Passing of student inspires fundraising, memorial game

Passing of student inspires fundraising, memorial game

Shwetha Sundarrajan, Reporter
January 21, 2016
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

On Dec. 2, 2015  Lafayette was faced with the  unexpected death of sophomore Andy Keithley who was killed in an automobile accident. Police confirmed that he was speeding on Sheppard Road, when lost control of his vehicle and crashed. Keithley wasn't wearing a seat belt. According to the CDC... Read more »

Registration for 2016-2017 underway

Registration for 2016-2017 underway

Breanna Hunt, Reporter
January 14, 2016
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

The classes you chose usually affect your high school experience. To help make that experience better, the Focus Leadership St. Louis’ students are giving those interested some insight on what to expect, work-load, stress levels, etc. in Advanced Placement (AP) or Flex classes. Junior Arya Royal ... Read more »

Welcome Center bathroom continues to be unusable

Welcome Center bathroom continues to be unusable

Sabrina Ross, Reporter
January 12, 2016
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS

Since early December, Lafayette was has been short one men's bathroom. The men's bathroom next to the welcome center was shut down due to damages to the sinks and plumbing. The damages were caused by an unknown person ripping the sink off of the wall. Repairs are currently being done to fix all of the... Read more »