Clayton High School junior Hannah Ryan placed as one of 55 semifinalists in the 33rd annual English-Speaking Union (ESU) National Shakespeare Competition held on May 2. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School junior Camille Respess is one of 10 finalists in the 2016 New England Center for Investigative Reporting (NECIR) High School Investigative Journalism Contest. Click on the headline to learn more.
CHS seniors (from left) Gabrielle Choo-Kang, Omkar Venkatesh, Elizabeth Wolfgram and Sarah Widder each earned a perfect score on either the ACT or SAT this school year. Click on the headline to learn more.
Twenty-five elementary, middle and high school parents met several times throughout February and March to share their parenting challenges and joys and to enhance their own parenting strategies through the District’s Love and Logic Parenting Workshop. Click the headline to learn more.
The Mayor's Youth Advisory Council is accepting applications for the 2016-2017 school year. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School senior Omkar Venkatesh has been named one of Missouri’s nine semifinalists in the 2016 U.S. Presidential Scholars program. A presidential executive order in 1964 established the program to recognize the nation's most distinguished graduating seniors. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School students enrolled in Social Studies Teacher Debra Wiens’ Advanced Placement American Government class spent the day in Jefferson City on May 12 as the culminating learning experience of their semester-long civic action project. They focused their discussion with State legislators on how to address the growing crisis involving heroin and the illegal use of prescription opioids. Click on the headline to learn more.
The Clayton High School Drama Department is the recipient of 11 Cappies Awards for the 2015-2016 school year. The St. Louis Cappies is the local chapter of the international Cappies organization, through which high school theatre and journalism students are trained as critics, attend shows at other schools, write reviews and publish those reviews in local newspapers. Click on the headline to learn more.
Eleven Clayton High School students earned high marks when they competed alongside their peers from across the St. Louis metropolitan area this spring for the chance to take the American Chemical Society’s National Chemistry Olympiad Exam. Click on the headline to learn more.
Five Clayton High School art students participated in the 16th Annual Congressional Art Competition. Sponsored by the U.S. House of Representatives, this competition for high school art students is held in each congressional district across the country to showcase exceptional artistic talent. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School seniors Aditya Cowsik, Omkar Venkatesh and Sarah Widder are among the 2,500 National Merit Finalists from across the country to receive $2,500 scholarships through the National Merit Scholarship Program. Click on the headline to learn more.
Good morning CHS! Here are the morning announcements for Monday, May 16th. Today is a B Day.
Today is the last broadcast from GNN, so pay close attention to the announcements as there won’t be any reminders tomorrow!
Tuesday through Thursday this week, CHS will be using a block schedule. These schedules can be found around the school. Remember that during the time in between the first and second lunch shifts, the Commons will be a “quiet study zone” and students are welcome to come by for quiet study and last minute finals prep!
Don’t forget that St. Louis Pet Adoption Center and a handful of teachers will have dogs and cats on the quad today during all lunch periods! Come play with a few animals to relieve some stress and give our visitors a fun day!
If you are taking IS-Personal Finance this summer with Mrs Compton, there will be a mandatory meeting at 7:45 am on THURSDAY in room 42. Questions see Mrs Compton!
SENIORS - this is your LAST REMINDER. Don’t forget to PAY ANY BOOK FINES, SETTLE YOUR CHARTWELLS BALANCE, SERVE DETENTIONS, AND TURN IN LIBRARY BOOKS. You graduate on FRIDAY!
Yearbooks will be distributed on Thursday, May 19 beginning at 2:30. Books will be available at the Stuber concession stand. Please check the lists posted in the commons and by the counseling office to make sure your name is on the list. If you think you purchased a book and it is not on the list, see Dr. Pieper in room 41 on Tuesday.
Congratulations to the Boys Track & Field team for their fourth place finish at the Class 4 District 3 Meet at Ladue on Saturday. Qualifying for the Sectional Meet next Saturday in Mexico are Senior Anthony Cameron and Junior James Hutchinson in the Long Jump. The 4X8 team of Freshman Isaiah Hayward, Freshman Andrew Wang, Sophomore Alex Szabo, and Freshman Andrew Withrow. 1st Place Finisher Junior James Hutchinson in the 110 meter hurdles. The 4X2 team of Senior Terry Henderson, Senior Tyler Melvin, Freshman Justin White, and Senior Brandon Ford. Junior James Hutchinson in the 300 meter hurdles. And 1st Place Finisher Junior Tom Cormier in the 3200 meters. Congrats to Coach Crowe and all of the runners. Good luck to all the competitors Saturday.
Here is today’s athletic schedule:
And Happy birthday today to:
And Ayrka Martin