FAQs

Alumni

Q: Where do I get a copy of my transcript, diploma or student records?

  • If your child is a current student, please contact your school.
  • If you are a graduate of Ladue Schools, please contact Student Services at 314-983-5314.
  • If your child is transferring to Ladue Schools from another school district, please contact your child’s school in that district.

Q: How can I make a donation to the Ladue School District?

Donations can be made through the official Ladue Schools alumni website after creating an account, or through the Ladue Education Foundation website if you would like to make the donation without logging in.

Q: What resources does the district provide that can help me plan a class reunion?

Resources can be found on the district’s official website for Ladue Schools alumni, or email laduealum@ladueschools.net.


Bullying

Q: What resources exist to counter bullying?

Information on addressing bullying can be found here.


Enrollment

Q: How old does my child need to be to attend kindergarten?

This information can be found on the Registration page.

Q: How do I register my child for school?

This information can be found on the Registration page.

Q: What information do I need to provide to register my child?

This information can be found on the Registration page.

Q: What immunizations will my student need to start school?

This information can be found on the Registration page.

Q: How do I know if a home I’m considering is in the Ladue School District, and in what elementary attendance area I would be residing?

Visit our interactive boundary map to determine whether or not your address is within the Ladue School District and which elementary school corresponds to your address.

Q: Can I choose which elementary school my child attends, as long as I live in the district?

Students residing in elementary attendance areas must attend their designated school unless they require a change of assignment based on extreme educational needs as determined by district administrators. To request consideration for such a change, please contact Director of Student Services Dr. Derrick Wallace at 314-994-7080.

Q: In what circumstances are exceptions made that allow students who do not live in our district, or who do not have parents who live in our district, to attend our schools?

Please see the district’s policy JECA (Admission of Students).


Food Services

Q: Where can I find the meal menu for my child(ren)’s school?

This information can be found on the individual school websites.

Q: What is the cost for school meals?

This information can be found on the individual school websites.

Q: How do I apply for free and reduced lunch for my child(ren)?

This information can be found on the Food Services page.


Health Services

Q: Where can I find information about the district’s health services?

Information regarding allergies, medications, immunizations, health screenings and contact information is located on the district’s Health Services page.


Stay Informed

Q: How will I know about school closings due to inclement weather?

This information can be found on the Late Start/School Closing page.

Q: How can I keep informed about what’s going on in the district?

The resources to stay informed are located on the Communication Department page.

Q: How can I find out how my child is doing academically?

Parents are encouraged to be involved in their child’s education by contacting teachers with questions or concerns and attending Parent/Teacher conferences whenever possible. Parents of middle and high school students can follow their student’s progress through the Infinite Campus Parent Portal

Q: Does the district have an app?

Q: I have a question about the Infinite Campus app and/or the Ladue Schools app.

The Infinite Campus portal and app are managed by the district’s Technology Department. Please call Trish Angelly at 314-983-5318 for assistance with Infinite Campus.

The Ladue Schools app is managed by the Communications Department. Please call Bailey Otto at 314-983-5317 for assistance with this app.

For information about how these two apps contrast, click here.

Q: When and where are board meetings held? How do I speak at a meeting? How do I contact the Board?

Meeting schedules and guidelines for opportunities to speak at Board of Education meetings can be found on BoardDocs. Go to the Board of Education page to find the various ways available to you to contact Board members individually, or as a group.


Transportation

Q: I have a question about my child’s bus route, bus stop, pick-up time, bus driver, etc.

Information regarding these topics can be found on the Bus Information page.

Q: What are the bus policies, and where can I find them?

The district policies regarding buses and transportation are linked on the Bus Information page.

Q: Where can I find bus permission forms (Permission to Release and Bus Passes)?

Links to these forms can be found on the Bus Information page.