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From the District Jan. 22, 2021

Kindergarten Information Night

Do you have an incoming kindergarten student for the 2021-2022 school year? Our elementary schools will 

kindergarten host a Kindergarten Information Night at 6 p.m. Feb. 10 during which you can learn more about the school and enrollment process. Details are below.

Families with children who will be attending kindergarten in the fall are encouraged to enroll as soon as possible after Feb. 10 so the district can plan class assignments and allocate resources. 

Avery – Please see an informational video about kindergarten on the school  homepage


Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 939 8636 1338

Passcode: Hq2dtc


Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 946 6944 5202

Passcode: 849570

Edgar Road

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 994 9410 1042

Passcode: Edgar


Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 940 6506 2466

Passcode: TiG6Tj

Google Form to Share Contact Information and questions prior to the presentation:


Join Zoom meeting

Meeting ID: 953 7888 8271
Passcode: 182488

School Board Election Update

In accordance with Missouri statute Sec.115.124, the Webster Groves School District will not have need of an election for Board of Education candidates since the number of candidates who have filed for the Board of Education is equal to the number of election positions (2) in that office to be filled by the election April 6. Incumbents Christine Keller and Kita Quinn will be sworn in for second terms in April.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Several local hospital systems are offering COVID-19 vaccinations to teachers as well as other Phase 1b personnel. Some hospitals are providing people in the lower tiers the opportunity to get on a waiting list so that they can order more vaccine:
St. Luke's:

Currently the St. Louis County Department of Public Health is accepting applications from the public regardless of category. Click the link: 

Under current state guidelines, they are only scheduling vaccinations for people in Phase 1A and Phase 1B. State guidelines for vaccination phases and tiers are here

K-8 Social Studies Curriculum Revision and Survey – Extended Deadline

Since 2019, the WGSD has been working to revise the K-8 Social Studies curriculum. As part of our process, we will like to invite feedback regarding the drafts of our revised curriculum documents. The drafts of the revised curriculum and the feedback survey are available through the end of the day Friday, February 5. We have extended the survey for an additional two more weeks from our original closure date of Friday, January 8. We appreciate your time and any feedback you want to share at the link below:

Draft of K-8 Social Studies Curriculum Revision and Survey

School Closing Information

For information about school closings, late starts and early dismissals on inclement weather days, please see the document at this link


In-Person and Virtual Summer School Planned

The district is currently planning to offer in-person and virtual summer school classes. Details are coming soon.

Please Return Library Books; Fines Suspended

 Do you have school library books that are overdue? books Currently school libraries are missing many books districtwide. We are asking that you please return any books that your student has checked out as soon as possible, when school resumes in January. You can drop off books at your students' home schools anytime during regular school hours. 

WGSD will suspend library fines through the end of January.  

School Meals/Food for Families

During distance learning, Webster Groves students have access to free breakfast and free lunch available for free home delivery. Meal pick-up won't be offered. For meal delivery sign up, please visit lunch  or contact us at with any questions.

Students who have opted for in person learning can also receive free breakfast and free lunch at their schools.

In addition, the district operates the Community Care Food Pantry, for families in need. You can find information about the pantry here  You will find details about how to pick up a box of food or how to donate.