Tags: Lindbergh Schools News
January 23, 2013 - Scott Taylor of Crestwood Elementary School was named a Peabody Energy Leader in Education for the 2012-2013 school year and awarded $1,000 for his compassion and commitment to students.
Crestwood Principal Scott Taylor is shown with his Peabody Award check. Pictured, back row, from left, are: Lori Ehrig, Becky Taylor, Taylor, Maureen Moore and Superintendent Jim Simpson. Middle row, from left, are: Amelia Luong, Hikari Ubukata, Cooper Sweeney and Abigail Helmer. Front row, from left, are: Drew Lanio, Navin Narayanan, Kayla Williams and Christina Ha.
(click for larger version)
As principal, Taylor is an enthusiastic educator who is passionate about improving education, according to a news release. He sets the bar high for students and has led his school to achieve great success, the release stated. Through his leadership, Crestwood Elementary was named a 2011 National School of Character and a National Blue Ribbon School, the only school in the nation to receive both awards last year. Taylor's school is also the only school in Missouri to be named a 2009 and 2011 Missouri Gold Star School.
"Scott Taylor is an outstanding principal," Lindbergh Superintendent Jim Simpson stated in the release. "He has led Crestwood Elementary into being a top-10 academic school in the state year after year. He knows each and every student in his school. Scott is a gifted leader and we are proud he has been recognized with this award."
"Scott Taylor is a true leader in education and dedicated to his students' success," Vic Svec, senior vice president of investor relations and corporate communications for Peabody Energy, stated in the release. "Peabody created the Leaders in Education program to give outstanding educators like Scott the recognition they deserve."
The Peabody Energy Leaders in Education program rewards dedicated education professionals —from teachers and coaches to librarians and counselors — who inspire and motivate youth to succeed. Award recipients are selected throughout the school year by a committee of top educators and business leaders.
School NewsFoundation awards grant to create sensory/guidance room at Long ElementaryRoom offers soothing environment to help students develop calm, focusJun 21 2017Long Elementary School is designing a classroom that will help students find calm, focus and connection during their school day, and achieve a temporary escape from a world that has become increasingly ... Impact NewsLocal meeting guide 2017Jan 08 2014All meeting times, dates and locations are subject to change for 2017.
... School NewsLindbergh senior earns four-year music scholarship to Mizzou
Bennett to double major in instrumental, vocal music educationJun 14 2017Accomplished musician and Lindbergh High School senior Briana Bennett has received a $20,000 scholarship to the University of Missouri-Columbia, where she will double major in instrumental and vocal music ... School NewsNational Merit Scholarship awardedLindbergh High senior earns honorJun 14 2017Lindbergh High School senior Rounak Bera is the recipient of a National Merit Scholarship Corp. $2,500 college scholarship.... |