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  • Glenridge Students and Staff Kick Off New Year

    Glenridge Elementary students returned to school on Tuesday, Aug. 16, to begin the 2016-2017 school year. Click on the headline to view photos from the first day of school.

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    Glenridge Elementary Students Meet Their Teachers

    Glenridge Elementary hosted its annual Meet Your Teacher event for all students on Monday, Aug. 15. Accompanied by their parents, students had the opportunity to meet their teachers for the 2016-2017 school year, visit their new classrooms and meet their classmates. Click on the headline to view photos.

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  • Campers Make the Most of Final Session of SummerQuest

    Campers in kindergarten through eighth-grade are enjoying the final session of SummerQuest. From programming robots to creating canvas art, session three has something for every camper! Click on the headline to view photos.

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  • Fun Times at SummerQuest!

    Campers in session two of SummerQuest are spending time in the art studio, the woodworking shop, on the basketball court and in the swimming pool, enjoying all of the fun activities SummerQuest has to offer. Click on the headline to view photos.

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  • Campers Dazzle Audience in Closing Ceremony

    Some of the finest acts at SummerQuest session one took the stage on Friday, June 17, for the session’s closing ceremony. Campers showed off what they learned during the two-week session in cheerleading, dance, rock band and theater. Click on the headline to view photos.

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  • SummerQuest Campers Are Having a Blast!

    SummerQuest campers are having a blast during session one! On Thursday, June 16, campers shot two-liter water bottle rockets on the Quad, mastered the rock climbing wall and played a rousing game of “pirate ball.” Click the headline to view photos.

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  • SummerQuest Kicks Off First Week

    The first week of SummerQuest has been filled with many fun experiences for campers, from creating pottery to hitting the bullseye with the bow and arrow to baking chocolate chip cookies. Click the headline to view photos.

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  • Glenridge Fifth-Grade Promotion Filled with Celebration, Anticipation

    Glenridge Elementary fifth-grade students were promoted to the next chapter in their education during the special ceremony on Wednesday, May 25. Click the headline to view photos.

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  • Clayton Schools are Tops!

    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.

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  • District to Begin Testing Schools for Lead on Aug. 31

    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.

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  • Five Apply To Fill BOE Vacancy

    The School District of Clayton Board of Education received applications from five District residents to fill a vacancy on the board. UDPATED - Click the headline to learn more.

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  • Dr. Timothy Dilg Appointed as Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources

    Dr. Timothy Dilg has been appointed to serve as the School District of Clayton’s assistant superintendent of human resources. He will replace Dr. Sean Doherty, who was appointed as the District’s next superintendent. Click on the headline to learn more.

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  • Glenridge Back-to-School Resources

    It’s never too early to start preparing for the upcoming school year! Click on the headline to view school supply lists and important dates.

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  • Glenridge Students Honored in Math and Art Poster Contest

    Twenty-five Glenridge Elementary students received honors in the Missouri Council of Teachers of Mathematics’ 2016 Math and Art Poster Contest. These students excelled in meeting the contest’s requirements of creating artwork that is an original use of geometry and mathematically precise. Click the headline to view the list of award-winning students.

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  • Fourth-Grader Earns High Marks at State Math Competition

    Glenridge Elementary fourth-grader William Liu earned eighth place overall in the Fourth-Grade Division of the Missouri Council of Teachers of Mathematics’ (MCTM) Elementary State Competition held on Saturday, May 21, in Columbia, Missouri. In addition, William scored fifth in the Sprint Round and fourth in the Target Round.

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  • Dr. Sean Doherty Appointed Superintendent of Schools

    Dr. Sean N. Doherty has been unanimously appointed to serve as the School District of Clayton’s next superintendent of schools. The Board of Education appointed Doherty, who has been serving in the role of interim superintendent since November 2015, to the position after the District’s current superintendent, Dr. Sharmon B. Wilkinson, submitted her resignation and intent to retire at the end of the current school year. Click on the headline to learn more.

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Glenridge Elementary School is a diverse community where students, teachers, staff and parents work together to meet students’ academic, physical, social and emotional needs. At Glenridge, every child is taught, supported, cared for and appreciated. The school is a place that encourages discovery, belonging and goal setting for every child. Glenridge is proud of its rich tradition of achieving academic excellence though high expectations for all students.

Throughout its history, Glenridge has built a foundation soundly based on collaboration and continuous improvement. Glenridge offers a school culture where the academic and social success of all children is the top priority. When strong relationships exist between home and school, this priority becomes a reality.

Significant emphasis is placed on building a sense of community for everyone at Glenridge. The entire Glenridge community is enriched by the cultural diversity of its student body, which includes a large international population. In addition, our parent volunteers are supportive of the school’s efforts with their time, energy and financial backing for events and programs throughout the year.

A hallmark of Glenridge is its focus on learning, with a variety of experiences and resources for all students. Working together, the entire Glenridge community is helping to prepare our students to achieve greatness.

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