Clayton High School teachers and staff members know what it means when they hear the wheels of the school’s snack cart rolling down the hallway. But what makes the snack cart more significant than any tasty treat is the two students who accompany it. Click the headline to learn more and view photos.
Two Clayton High School art students, Tyler Gillam and Miles Sutherlin, will have their work on display this spring at The High School Teapot Exhibition hosted by Craft Alliance and John Burroughs High School. Click on the headline to learn more.
Three Clayton High School seniors and members of the Greyhound Football Team, A.J. Parker, Marcus Bradley and Anthony Cameron, signed letters of intent on Wednesday, Feb. 3, to continue their football careers at the collegiate level. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Clayton High School senior Omkar Venkatesh has been named a semifinalist in the Intel Science Talent Search 2016, which is one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious pre-college science competitions. Click on the headline to learn more.
Members of Clayton High School’s Black Student Union volunteered their time after taking finals on Dec. 16 to help a local nonprofit, Beyond Housing, package gifts and food for families in need. Click on the headline to learn more.
Using the culinary skills and knowledge gained this semester, teams of Culinary Arts 1 students battled it out in a friendly Iron Chef Challenge on Friday, Dec. 11. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Five current and former District students are published authors and illustrators, some for the second time, with the release of The Grannie Annie Family Story Celebration’s 10th anniversary publication, "Echoes from World War II: Young Writers Sharing Family Stories." Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School juniors Kamal Lado and Lisi Levy scored superior ratings on their Duet Musical Theatre individual event at the Missouri State Thespians’ Conference held on Jan. 7-9. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School junior Hannah Ryan has earned the opportunity to compete on stage at Lincoln Center in New York City this spring during the English-Speaking Union’s National Shakespeare Competition. Click on the headline to learn more.
Seven Clayton High School students performed at the 30th Annual SIUE Bi-State Honor Band Festival held on Jan. 22-23 on the campus of Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville. Click on the headline to learn more.
You’re invited to the sixth annual CHS World Languages and Cultures Day International Pot Luck Dinner on Friday, Feb. 5 from 5:30-7 p.m. in the CHS Commons.
Have you observed a Clayton staff member making a difference in the lives of students with disabilities? The District’s PAC.ED group (Parent Advisory Council of Children with Educational Disabilities) would like to know! PAC.ED is accepting nominations now through Friday, Feb. 5, for the Making Inclusion Happen Award and Creating Connections Award. Click the headline to learn more.
On Feb. 1, the Richmond Heights City Council will consider a Tax Increment Financing (TIF) proposal for The Boulevard South. Plans for the expansion include a parking structure, retail space, office space and 165 residential units. Should the project, which is in the Meramec Elementary attendance area, generate any additional enrollment, the District would not receive any corresponding revenue until 2039 and, once the project is complete, would be out hundreds of thousands of dollars of new revenue each year until the TIF expires. Click on the headline to learn more.
[ALERT]After-school and evening activities for Wednesday, Feb. 10, have been canceled due to inclement weather. Kidzone and GCC will remain open. However, parents are encouraged to pick their children up from aftercare as soon as possible.