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 students in Social Studies Teacher Sam Harned’s classes visited London on Tuesday, March 29, to view paintings by Manet, Monet, Renoir and Gauguin, all without leaving the comfort of their classroom. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Clayton High School sophomores took part in an in-school field trip to learn and explore the essentials of the Vietnam War at Clayton High School’s 12th annual Vietnam Day on Friday, March 17. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Clayton High School juniors Tiger Chen, Nicholas Lee, Claire Millett, Alhan Sayyed, Auriann Sehi, Helen Tomasson and Ashleigh Williams have been selected to participate in the University of Missouri – St. Louis’ (UMSL) Students and Teachers as Research Scientists (STARS) program this summer. Click on the headline to learn more.
As students are preparing their summer reading lists this spring, the School District of Clayton is participating in the White House ConnectED Library Challenge, an initiative developed in 2015 to ensure all students have access to a library card. The District is participating in the program through the St. Louis County Library (SLCL) to give students access to the SLCL’s wealth of materials, including books, eBooks and databases. Click on the headline to learn more.
U.S. News and World Report has ranked Clayton High School fourth in Missouri and second among non-selective high schools on its 2016 Best High Schools ranking. In addition, CHS was ranked 401st nationally and 47th nationally for STEM. Click on the headline to learn more.
The Clayton High School Chess Team had an impressive showing at the 2016 Missouri State Chess Championships held on Saturday, March 19, in Columbia, Missouri. The CHS team earned sixth place in the Ninth Grade and Under competition. Click on the headline to learn more.
CHS ninth-grader Lenny Chen is one of only 500 students from across the country to advance to the United States of America Junior Mathematics Olympiad. Lenny will take part in the two-day, nine-hour exam on April 19-20. Click on the headline to learn more.
Twenty-eight members of Clayton High School’s newspaper, yearbook and photojournalism staffs earned awards from the Missouri Interscholastic Press Association at its annual J-Day conference at the University of Missouri – Columbia on Wednesday, April 6. Click on the headline for the list of students.
For 52 years, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch "A" Student Program has rewarded students for academic excellence. Each "A" Student will receive one voucher to be redeemed for two St. Louis Cardinals tickets during the 2016 season. Click on the headline for more information.
Good morning CHS! Here are the morning announcements for Friday, April 29th. Today is an A Day.
STUGO will host a blood drive on Tuesday, May 3rd from 10:00 am - 2:00 p.m. in the Auditorium. Come by the nurse’s office to see if you are eligible to donate! Everyone who participates gets a free t-shirt!
Attention clayton high school. Glenridge Elementary school needs volunteers to help set up, tear down, and run booths at the annual gelnridge Strawberry festival this year. The Festival is on May 7th from 8-12. Interested in volunteering and helping out? Please sign up on the community service club board by the library or talk to Ayra Kirkhope, Hannah Simon, Ms. Neihoff, or Mrs. Falkoff. We need many volunteers for this event so sign up with your friends! Questions? see Ms. Falkoff or Mrs. Neihoff.
SENIORS, we have two reminders for you today. First, don’t forget to turn in your community service forms to Ms. Niehoff or Ms. Falkoff ASAP in order to be eligible for one of the community service awards upon graduation. ALSO, today is the LAST DAY to sign up as an evaluator for Commencement Speaker Auditions. Yellow forms are available in the main office, the activities office, or in Room 40 and are due to Mr. Seiwell by the end of the day.
Link Crew is CHS's leadership and mentoring program that develop upperclassmen leaders and provide mentoring to the Class of 2020. 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 a orange Link Crew application in the hallway or see Mr. Verby, Ms. Hamilton, Mr. Gladstone, or Ms. Lehnhoff-Bell. Completed applications are due no later than 3:05 on TODAY. Apply for Link Crew today!
Anyone interested in cheerleading next fall should attend an information meeting on Wednesday, May 4 after school in Stuber Health room B.
Here is today’s athletic schedule:
Friday, April 29
3:45 PM Boys Varsity Track Marion Freeman Invitational - Boys/Girls Prelim Home
3:45 PM Girls Varsity Track Marion Freeman Invitational - Boys/Girls Prelim Home
4:15 PM Boys Varsity Baseball John Burroughs Away
4:15 PM Boys Junior Varsity Baseball John Burroughs Home
4:15 PM Boys Freshman Baseball Webster Groves Away
4:15 PM Girls Junior Varsity Lacrosse Rockwood Summit JV Tournament vs. Cor Jesu @ Rockwood Summit Away
4:30 PM Girls Junior Varsity Soccer Principia Away
And Happy birthday today to:
And a belated happy birthday to everyone who we missed during EOC testing:
Hanna FlemingAnd Rebecca Flores