The AP Environmental Science students at CHS put their green thumbs to work on Wednesday, Oct. 1. The students spent their class time in the garden, planting a variety of cold weather greens and roots as part of an experiment they are conducting this fall. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Using the knowledge they have gained in their Anatomy, Physiology and Molecular Biology course this fall, CHS students are having success growing a variety of plants and conducting experiments in the school's greenhouse. Learn more and view photos of the plants' progression throughout the semester.
Clayton High School junior Victoria Yi has been rewarded for a summer of hard work at the Students and Teachers as Research Scientists (STARS) Program. Yi received the LMI Aerospace Inc. Award for Excellence in Research for her project, “Growth and Lipid Body Accumulation of Common Chlamydomonas reinhardtii Laboratory Strains Under Different Light Conditions.” Click on the headline to learn more.
The Clayton High School Speech and Debate Team made history during the Parkway West Invitational held on Oct. 17-18 at Parkway West High School. Not only did CHS have 48 individual students attending the tournament with 61 entries, which represents the team’s largest entry ever in a tournament, but they also took home the first place title in the Team Sweepstakes. Click on the headline to learn more.
Retake day will be in the Black Box on October 30 from 11:00-1:00. Students who want a retake, must have the original packet with them to give to the photographer in order to get a free retake. If a student did not have a picture taken the first time the photographers were here, they should have one taken on Thursday. Order forms can be obtain from Mrs. McCoy at the greeters desk.
Nine Clayton High School seniors were named Semifinalists and 10 were named Commended Students in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Competition. Click the headline to learn more.
Seniors. If you have not had a senior picture taken at the studio, you have one last chance to have one taken for inclusion in the yearbook. Cilento will be in the auditorium on Oct 7 from 8:00 AM until 3:30 PM. No appointment is necessary. Just bring something nice to wear, show up during a free period, and have your picture taken. No sitting fee or purchase is required.
The Globe Newsmagazine has been nominated for the prestigious Pacemaker Award through the National Scholastic Newspaper Association (NSPA). The newsmagazine is one of 10 finalists in the nation. Click the headline to learn more.
The CHS Globe was awarded with an All-American ranking by the National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA). To earn an All-American ranking, a publication must score more than 3,200 points. The Globe earned 4,050 points. Click the headline to learn more.
Cold and flu season is here. Please consult with your child’s physician to find out when flu shots will be available for your family. Students with chronic health conditions, including asthma, and those who are immunocompromised are highly encouraged to obtain a flu shot early. Click on the headline for more information about protecting your family this flu season.
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Communications Lab
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM Halloween Dance
9:00 AM Beautification Day
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Board of Education Meeting