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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.