Find St. Louis County Missouri departments of education (DOE) and boards of education. Departments of education provide information on K-12 schools, secondary education and high school, and higher education including colleges and universities.
West Memphis Dekalb County Department of Education 112 Georgia Avenue Ferguson MO 63135 10.1 miles from St. Louis County 770-482-6700
State Government Elementary & Secondary Department of Education 7545 South Lindbergh Boulevard St. Louis MO 63125 11.6 miles from St. Louis County 877-878-4644
Missouri Elementary & Secondary Department of Education 220 South Jefferson Avenue St. Louis MO 63103 12.4 miles from St. Louis County 314-877-0210
East Saint Louis Dekalb County Department of Education 1005 State Street East Saint Louis IL 62201 16.0 miles from St. Louis County 678-874-7202
The ESEA Title I and IDEA grants are among the largest federal education grant programs. ESEA Title I provides funding to school districts with high numbers of low-income students. IDEA grants provide funding for special education programs.What are the Common Core Standards?
The Common Core Standards are a set of academic standards for math and language arts, which establish benchmarks for student skills and abilities at each grade level. The National Governors Association Center for Best Practices (NGA Center) and the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) developed the Common Core Standards. Adoption of these standards is voluntary, and forty two states have chosen to adopt the Common Core Standards.Does the U.S. Department of Education run Head Start?
No. Head Start is funded by the Department of Health and Human Services. It provides preschool and other family health services to low-income families.