The AP Environmental Science students at Clayton High School put their green thumbs to work on Wednesday, Sept. 28. The students and Teacher Chuck Collis spent their class time in the garden, planting a variety of cold weather greens and roots. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Clayton High School students in Debra Wiens’ American Government class couldn’t have had a better day to welcome veteran journalist Ray Hartmann to their classroom than the morning after one of the most highly anticipated presidential debates in U.S. history. Click on the headline to learn more.
Seven Clayton High School students have been selected to join the 12th class of the region’s Cultural Leadership program. Click on the headline to learn more.
The School District of Clayton welcomed more than 30 community members to the Clayton High School Commons for its annual Clayton Connection Bingo Night on Thursday, Sept. 15. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Clayton High School senior Claire Millett was honored among 54 of her peers from across St. Louis County at the County’s annual Outstanding Student Leadership Conference held on Tuesday, Sept. 13. Click on the headline to learn more.
With a name like Rafa’ Rafa’, nothing can be assumed. And Meramec Elementary fifth-graders learned exactly that when they participated in the Rafa’ Rafa’ cultural learning simulation on Sept. 8. Click the headline to learn more and view photos.
The MAP Grade-Level assessment score reports have been released by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). Any student who attended a Clayton school during the 2015-2016 school year and was in third through eighth grade will receive his/her report at his/her home address. Reports will be mailed by Sept. 30, 2016.
Pierson was sworn-in as a Board director on Aug. 31 and will fill this role until his term expires in April. Click on the headline to learn about the process.
The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) recently released the 2016 ACT scores. Clayton High School’s 2016 ACT score report represents an increase from last year’s scores on each individual subject-based test and a one-point increase on the overall composite score. Click on the headline to learn more.
The School District of Clayton is participating in the White House ConnectED Library Challenge again this school year, which is 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.
The School District of Clayton and all of Clayton's schools K-12 have been ranked as some of Missouri's best schools in a new ranking by Niche K-12, a website that provides reviews and insights from students, parents and professionals about neighborhoods, cities and K-12 and higher education institutions. Click on the headline to learn more.
The School District of Clayton has hired a contractor to test faucets and drinking fountains for lead contamination in all of the District's facilities. Even though the District does not anticipate the water in any of its buildings to test positive for lead contamination, the testing is being performed out of an abundance of caution and to confirm that the water in our schools is indeed safe. Click on the headline to learn more.
Calling all golfers! Register today for the fifth annual Greyhound Golf Tournament on Saturday, Oct. 15. Proceeds benefit the CHS athletic programs by providing additional support for equipment, sports facilities, scholarships and uniforms for our student athletes. Click the headline to learn more.