Mrs. Jennifer Strauser, associate principal, observes Mr. Harry Witt's Senior Literature class, Oct. 15.

Taking a look: a new format for an old practice

A long running tradition has a new format.
Lauren Rocca and Zach Thomason May 14, 2015

As finals creep closer and 1,400 underclassmen prepare for their last tests of the year, teachers are experiencing evaluations of their own. The state of Missouri has mandated a new Teacher Evaluation...

Protesters  in support of Mr. Michael Brown, shooting victim, laid down in the West County Mall on Black Friday for four minutes in representation of the four hours the Ferguson police left Mr. Brown lying dead after he was shot. Nov. 28.


From the roads of Rockwood to the epidemics in Africa, current events effect us all.
Zach Thomason, News writer December 5, 2014

Local Inform: Monday, Dec. 1, was the first snow day of the season for many schools in the St. Louis area. Dr. Eric Knost, superintendent,  released a statement  about the decision to call off school....

Rock on

Rock on

Students and staff in Rockwood prepare for a celebration of German culture.
Zach Thomason, News writer September 29, 2014

The German departments of all four RSD high schools will be coming together for the second annual, Rocktoberfest, an event that presents the community with German music, heritage and other cultural immersion...

Bailey Kinnett (12) finds a time to donate blood with the help of Camila Chiriboga (12).

Every drop counts

Students and staff gear up for the annual blood drive
Zach Thomason, News writer September 15, 2014

One out of 3 people need donated blood at some point in their life, according to a statistic published by the Mercy Blood Donor Program. As with years past members of StuCo hope to help the cause by...

Kaitlyn Puyear (9) purchases candy from Mrs. Laurie Forsythe in the school store, May 6. This option will not be available next year thanks to the Hunger-Free, Healthy Kids Act of 2010.

Hand it over

New legislation means students can say good-bye to some favorite foods
Zach Thomason, JWR May 20, 2014

Bread Co. Bagels, candy from the school store, junk food from Coach Jason Conley’s table, ice cream, the vending machines and chips from the lunch line. What all theses items have in common is that...

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