jefferson city high school http://kbia.org en As Jefferson City officials propose new high school, some criticize 'mega high' http://kbia.org/post/jefferson-city-officials-propose-new-high-school-some-criticize-mega-high <p></p><p></p><p>On April 2, Jefferson City residents will vote on whether to approve a $79 million bond issue that would fund the construction of a new elementary school and a new high school. But, the proposal for a new high school has drawn opposition from some members of the community.</p><p>Opponents of the bond issue believe Jefferson City students would be ill served in what they call a “mega high school.” While they want a new high school to be built, they think the existing campus should remain open, making the population at each school smaller.</p> Tue, 26 Mar 2013 13:37:28 +0000 Casey Morell 30989 at http://kbia.org As Jefferson City officials propose new high school, some criticize 'mega high' Debate over Jefferson City's new high school campus continues http://kbia.org/post/debate-over-jefferson-citys-new-high-school-campus-continues <p></p><p>On April 2, Jefferson City residents will vote on whether to approve a $79 million bond issue that would fund the construction of a new elementary school and a new high school. But, the proposal for a new high school has drawn opposition from some members of the community.</p><p>Opponents of the bond issue believe Jefferson City students would be ill served in what they call a “mega high school.” While they want a new high school to be built, they think the existing campus should remain open, making the population at each school smaller.</p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 19:29:31 +0000 Casey Morell 30587 at http://kbia.org Debate over Jefferson City's new high school campus continues Contracts signed for Jefferson City High School land http://kbia.org/post/contracts-signed-jefferson-city-high-school-land <p></p><p>Lincoln University and Linn State Technical College have signed a contract to purchase the campus that will soon be vacated by Jefferson City High School. Tue, 04 Dec 2012 22:22:51 +0000 Wendy Mader 25442 at http://kbia.org Contracts signed for Jefferson City High School land Missouri students increase enrollment in language studies http://kbia.org/post/missouri-students-increase-enrollment-language-studies <p>The number of Missouri students taking foreign languages is on the rise &ndash; with enrollment in foreign language classes doubling over the past 20 years. But the increase isn&rsquo;t being driven by education policy, finds KBIA&rsquo;s Chris McDaniel in this report. Tue, 20 Dec 2011 14:59:51 +0000 Janet Saidi 5637 at http://kbia.org Missouri students increase enrollment in language studies