Elisa Crouch is a reporter for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
The scores indicate how well public school students mastered English, math, science and social studies standards.
Clinkscale replaces Melanie Adams on the board that governs St. Louis Public Schools.
Kurt Nelson, superintendent of Catholic education for the St. Louis Archdiocese, says no other closures are on the horizon.
In a letter to parents, Archbishop Robert Carlson stated that dwindling enrollment is behind the reason.
The unprecedented partnership sends educators to assist the struggling school system
At Adams Elementary in St. Louis, the Classical Guitar Club proves popular and effective.
Results from the 2016 Missouri Assessment Program show fewer than half of public school students are mastering math.
Vacancy on the district's appointed board comes as a transition back to elected control is beginning to be discussed.
The pilot walked away uninjured.
John J. Campbell, 49, lost control when he took the exit from Highway 61 to Highway C.