The Clayton High School Drama Department is the recipient of eight Cappies Awards for the 2013-2014 school year. CHS students were nominated for 22 awards in 20 categories in conjunction with this year’s St. Louis Cappies Awards program. Click on the headline for the list of award-winning students.
Clayton High School students and Science Teacher Chuck Collis travel to Grand Teton National Park each summer to take part in the CHS Field Research and Conservation course in conjunction with Clayton’s Summer Academy. Click on the headline to watch a video about this course and the learning experience it provides for students.
Clayton High School’s Fashion Design and Merchandising (FDM) program partnered with the Green Club to produce this year’s spring fashion show, “Vogue Green,” held on Saturday, May 17, in the CHS Commons. CHS students modeled 18 looks made by the school’s FDM students and several looks provided by 11 local boutiques. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Clayton High School’s Class of 2014 celebrated its accomplishments over the past 13 years and prepared for new challenges and successes during its commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 29. While they are ready to move on to the next chapter in their lives, none of these seniors are likely to forget the Clayton schools that laid the foundation for their future success. Click on the headline to view photos.
Clayton High School Journalism Teacher Erin Castellano has been selected as a member of the St. Louis Business Journal’s 2014 class of 30 Under 30 honorees. This award recognizes Castellano, who has taught in Clayton for the past three school years, as a future leader in the St. Louis region who someday might grace the cover of the Business Journal. Click on the headline to learn more.
In past years, Clayton High School sent home information packets over the summer for every student. These information packets contained emergency contact forms, medical history forms, child demographic forms, policy acceptance forms, along with athletic and other various forms. The purpose of these forms was to collect student data in preparation for the following school year. Beginning this summer, we are happy to announce that the Clayton High School has made these forms available for parents to fill out online. Click on the headline to read more and to access these forms.
Clayton High School junior Mary McGuire has earned third place in the 2014 Congressional Art Competition for her photo, “Colorful Walkway.” McGuire's photo will be on display in Congressman William Lacy Clay’s Washington, D.C., office for the next year. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School senior Joy Gage earned high marks at the 2014 National Invitational Gymnastics Tournament held on May 11 in Jackson, Miss. Gage placed third on Balance Beam, fourth on Floor Exercise and seventh in the All-Around competition at the tournament. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos
The Clayton High School girls junior varsity lacrosse team took first place at the JV Tournament hosted by Rockwood Summit High School on Saturday, May 10. The Greyhounds played four games to win the tournament. The team is coached by Bob Panke. Click on the headline to view a photo.