The Clayton High School robotics team, the Robohounds, have been working with local artist Rick Wood to develop a mechanized tribute to local music legend Chuck Berry. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Fifteen Clayton High School students took an in-depth look at immigration in the City of St. Louis during a bus tour hosted by Civitas and RenegadeSTL Tours on Friday, April 7. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Family Center students spent their afternoon on April 6 taking part in a fun and engaging collaboration with members of Clayton High School’s Tri-M Chapter of the National Music Honor Society. Click on the headline to learn more and view phots.
More than 330 Clayton High School students volunteered on their day off from school on Thursday, April 6, to host nearly 260 Special School District (SSD) students for the 27th annual Arts Fair. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Twenty CHS students earned awards at the annual JournalsimSTL contest. Click the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School has been ranked third (up from fourth last year) in Missouri and second among non-selective high schools in U.S. News and World Report’s Best High Schools 2017. Click on the headline to learn more.
The Clayton High School journalism program received two distinguished awards at the Journalism Education Association (JEA) and National Scholastic Press Association’s (NSPA) National High School Journalism Convention held on April 6-9 in Seattle, Washington. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School English Teacher John Ryan will spend time this summer learning about poet Emily Dickinson through a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Click on the headline to learn more.
Good morning CHS! Today is Monday, April 24th. Today is an A Day.
If you are so inclined please rise 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:
If you have registered for an AP exam, and have yet to attend a pre-administration, the last session will be held this Wednesday, 4/26 in the auditorium. It is mandatory that you attended this session to complete the identifying information on your first AP answer sheet. The session will begin promptly at 7:30, please be on time and bring a #2 pencil.
The following colleges will be visiting CHS this week:
12:36 - DePaul University
1:27 - University of Alabama
9:57 - University of California Los Angeles
1:27 - Furman University
Link Crew is CHS's leadership and mentoring program that develop upperclassmen leaders and provide mentoring to the Class of 2021. If you are a positive role model, enthusiastic, possess strong communication skills, and are willing to lead others and take risks, Link Crew is looking for you! Current sophomores and juniors can get an orange Link Crew application in the Activities Office or see Mr. Verby, Ms. Hamilton, Mr. Boswell, or Ms. Lehnhoff-Bell. Completed applications are due no later than 3:05 on Friday May 5th.
Apply for Link Crew today!
The Community Service Club has two upcoming volunteer opportunities:
The Ice Cream Social is May 8th at the Family Center on Gay Avenue from 5-7. We need volunteers to help scoop ice cream for the kids and their families.
And the Glenridge Strawberry Festival is May 6th at Glenridge Elementary from 9-noon. We need volunteers to run game booths, rides, and concession stands. This event runs on CHS volunteers!
For more information see Mrs. Falkoff or Mrs. Feldmann. Sign up sheets are on the community service club board outside the library.
There will be a Thespian Troupe meeting tomorrow at 3:15 in the Black Box. We will be discussing the thespian induction ceremony, so everyone should be there. See you then!
Here is today’s athletic schedule:
3:30PM - Boys Varsity Golf vs. Affton HOME
4:00PM - Boys Varsity Tennis vs. Parkway North HOME
4:00PM - Boys JV Tennis @ Parkway North AWAY
4:15PM - Girls JV Lacrosse @ Parkway West AWAY
4:15PM - Girls Varsity Soccer vs. John Burroughs HOME
4:15PM - Boys Freshman Baseball vs. Parkway Central HOME
5:30PM - Girls Varsity Lacrosse @ Parkway West AWAY
And Happy birthday today to:
And Kyia Smith
And since this will be our only broadcast this week due to EOC testing, happy birthday to all those celebrating this week:
Rebecca FloresAnd GNN’s own Eitan Shapiro