Twenty-four Wydown Middle School students hosted roundtable discussions about young adult literature at the National Council of Teachers of English convention held in St. Louis on Nov. 18. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
The St. Louis Blues invaded Wydown Middle School on Monday, Nov. 20, to teach students about the sport of hockey while also supporting their learning in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through the NHL’s Future Goals Hockey Scholar course. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
The Wydown Theatre Company performed its fall play, “I Don’t Have a Clue,” to sold-out crowds on Nov. 10-11. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
The Clayton Education Foundation’s “Prize Patrol” visited each of the District’s schools on Oct. 25 with balloons and oversized checks to distribute over $40,000 in grants to Clayton teachers. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
P.E. Teacher Sarah Gietschier-Hartman has been selected as the 2018 Central District Middle School Physical Education Teacher of the Year. Click on the headline to learn more.
Wydown Middle School seventh-grader Maki Pickett was selected as the youth speaker at the Metropolitan Congregations United’s Pipeline to Pathways Community Assembly held on Thursday, Nov. 9, at Harris-Stowe State University. Click on the headline to learn more and view a photo.
The School District of Clayton’s Board of Education approved the 2017 tax rate at its Sept. 27 meeting. The residential rate will decrease from $3.8423 to $3.6494, while the commercial rate will fall from $4.3583 to $4.1682. Click the headline to learn more.
The School District of Clayton has been ranked as the fourth best school district in the nation for the second consecutive year on Niche K-12's 2018 rankings, in addition to top state rankings for each of its schools. Click on the headline to learn more.
The MAP grade-level assessment score reports have been released by DESE. Students in third through fifth grade, who attended a Clayton school during the 2016-2017 school year, will receive their score report at their home address. Reports will be mailed by July 31, 2017.
Tarita Rhimes has been appointed to serve as the assistant principal at Wydown Middle School. Click the headline to learn more.