The District welcomed more than 40 community members to the Clayton High School Commons for its annual Clayton Connection Bingo Night on Tuesday, Sept. 12. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
The 13 members of the Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council for the 2017-2018 school year were announced at the joint meeting of the Board of Education and the Board of Aldermen on Wednesday, Sept. 13. Click on the headline to view the list of members.
Clayton High School freshman Chase Whitmer has earned a top prize in the national 2017 Kids Philosophy Slam. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School senior Jacob Blair recently placed third at the national level of the 2017 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drum Major for Justice Advocacy Competition hosted by the National Bar Association (NBA). Click on the headline to learn more.
To support its commitment to meeting students’ academic, physical, social and emotional needs, the District has hired two full-time social workers for its schools this year. Click on the headline to learn more.
The Clayton High School ProStart Program has been named a Hospitality Program of Distinction by Sullivan University for the second year in a row. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School seniors Josh Hagene and Lizzy Mills were among six high school students from the St. Louis area invited to speak at the Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture in conjunction with its community day event, “August 28: A Day in the Life of A People,” held on Aug. 26 in Washington, D.C. Click on the headline to learn more.
Four CHS seniors have earned the Partnership of Research Institution’s Award for Excellence in Research for their research work completed this summer through the Students and Teachers as Research Scientists program. Click on the headline to learn more.
Good morning CHS! Today is Monday, September 11th. Today is a B Day.
Today, following the Pledge of Allegiance, we will have a brief moment of silence in remembrance of the lives lost 16 years ago today.
Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance:
I pledge Allegiance, to the flag, of the United States of America
And to the Republic, for which it stands.
One Nation. Under God. Indivisible. With Liberty and Justice for all.
Thank you. Here are the morning announcements:
Thank you to all who donated to the STUGO Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund. Here are the dollar amounts raised per class:
Seniors - $144.76
Juniors - $76.26
Sophomores - $123.77
Freshman - $88.02
Grand total, counting what parents donated at Open House - $663.52!!
In the battle for Golden Greyhound points, however, the freshman finished in first place and receive 25 points, the juniors in second for 20 points, the sophomores in third get 15 points, and the seniors, who received many dollar bills for negative points, will get 10 points.
Thanks to all who helped out. A check will be send to the American Red Cross for Hurricane Harvey Relief.
The following colleges will be visiting CHS:
9:57 - State Technical College of Missouri
12:36 - Xavier University
2:18 - Washington University
12:36 - Chapman University
1:27 - Loyola University Maryland
2:18 - University of Miami
The PSAT exam will be held Wednesday, October 11th. This test is optional for sophomores and recommended for juniors Registration for the PSAT has started and runs through Friday, September 22nd. The cost for PSAT registration is $23.00, registration forms were mailed home, and they also are available in the counseling office. Check or money order payable to CLAYTON HIGH SCHOOL – no cash please.
The CHS Mock Trial team is looking for new Freshman and Sophomore members! Come learn what this awesome team is all about at one of our two informational sessions. The first informational meeting will be Thursday, September 14th at 3:15 in Room 40. Can’t make that one? Then come Friday, September 15th at 7:30 a.m. in Room 40. See Mr. Seiwell with any questions!
Hey Fashionistas! The fashion club will have its first meeting on Wednesday, September 13th at 730 a.m. in room 44. We will begin our planning process for the spring 2018 fashion show. If you wish to be apart of it, please plan on attending! Any questions see Mrs. Compton in room 44 or contact Danielle Bonczewski
Anyone interested in joining the Clayton Robotics Team, please consider attending the informational meeting Thursday morning September 14th in room 202 at 7:30. We are currently in need of students interested in fundraising, web design, video production, and programming, but all are welcome with no experience necessary. Hope to see you there!
Community service club will meet Friday morning at 7:45 in room 218. Come hear about all the fun events we have coming up this fall. All are welcome!
Attention baseball players: If you are interested in playing baseball this Spring and are not currently competing in a fall sport, please consider attending an important and brief meeting tomorrow, right after school at 3:15 in room 222.
Cross Country competed in the 12th annual Forest Park XC Festival on
Saturday and the varsity boys finished 4th out of 24 teams. Alex Szabo
finished in 6th with an overall time of 17:36, while George Gelzer
finished 11th, coming in at 17:58.
Varsity/JV girls finished 11th out of 23 teams, with Maggie Baugh
leading the pack for the Greyhounds, finishing in 36th place with a
time of 24:45.
Come out and support the Greyhounds run their next meet, the Lutheran
North Invitational on Thursday, 9/14/17 at Spanish Lake.
Here is today’s athletic schedule:
8:00AM - Girls JV Golf @ St. Joseph’s AWAY
4:00PM - Girls Varsity Tennis vs. Parkway North HOME
4:00PM - Girls JV Tennis @ Parkway North AWAY
4:15PM - Girls Varsity Field Hockey vs. Whitfield HOME
4:15PM - Girls JV Volleyball vs. Parkway West HOME
4:15PM - Girls Freshman Volleyball vs. Parkway West HOME
5:30PM - Girls Varsity Volleyball vs. Parkway West HOME
5:30PM - Girls JV Field Hockey vs. St. Dominic HOME
And Happy birthday today to:
I’m ___ and I’m ___. Thanks CHS, and have a great day!