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  • Glenridge Families Snuggle Up with a Good Book

    Glenridge Elementary students and their parents snuggled up with a good book (or several!) during the school’s Family Pajama Read-In on Nov. 18. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.

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  • Princesses, Superheroes and Witches, Oh My!

    Glenridge Elementary students took part in the Great Pumpkin Parade on Friday, Oct. 30. Led by the Great Pumpkin, students paraded through the neighborhood surrounding the school, showing off their costumes to the parents who lined the parade route. Click on the headline to view photos.

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  • Glenridge Elementary Students “Mix It Up” at Lunch

    Glenridge Elementary students mixed it up during their lunch periods on Tuesday, Oct. 27, to get to know and make connections with other students in their grade level. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.

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  • Glenridge Elementary Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

    Glenridge Elementary students and staff participated in a variety of activities during the week of Oct. 12 in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, which is held from Sept. 15-Oct. 15 each year. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.

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  • It’s a Beautiful Day for a Car Wash!

    The fifth-graders at Glenridge Elementary took advantage of the beautiful weather during the last official weekend of summer to host a car wash and bake sale fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 19. The students’ washing, scrubbing and rinsing paid off – to the tune of $505! Click on the headline to view photos.

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  • Students Make their Mark on International Dot Day

    In classrooms, down the halls and on the playground, dots could be sighted just about everywhere at Glenridge Elementary School on Tuesday, Sept. 15, for the school's celebration of International Dot Day. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.

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  • CLAYMO Teaches Important Lessons in Character, Leadership

    Glenridge Elementary students learned gathered in their CLAYMO groups on Thursday, Sept. 10, for their first meeting of the school year. CLAYMO, which stands for Care Lots About Yourself and Many Others, is a longstanding tradition at Glenridge. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.

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  • Makerspace Lab Incites Real World STEM Connections

    Glenridge Elementary has a new creative outlet for its students this school year that teaches them to make real world connections with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Click on the headline to learn more about the Glenridge Makerspace STEM Lab and view photos from first project of the school year.

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  • Board Approves 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 Calendars

    The Board of Education approved the 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 calendars at their Nov. 18 meeting. Click the headline to learn more.

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  • Clayton Chamber Ensemble Invited to International Conference

    The Clayton Chamber Ensemble has been invited to perform at the Midwest Clinic International Band, Orchestra and Music Conference on Dec. 16 in Chicago. Each year, the Midwest Clinic displays top ensembles throughout the conference to showcase the newest ideas and talent. Click on the headline to learn more.

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  • Looking For a Calendar of Glenridge Events?

    Look no further than the 2015-2016 At-A-Glance Calendar, which gives an overview of the activities and events taking place at Glenridge this school year. Click on the headline to access the calendar.

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  • Teacher Selected to Spend a “Weekend With George Washington”

    Glenridge Elementary Fifth-Grade Teacher Cara Barnes has been selected to attend a four-day, immersive residential program for teachers from Missouri and Kentucky at George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate. Click on the headline to learn more.

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  • New Volunteer Enrollment Procedures

    As part of an ongoing effort to protect the physical and emotional safety of all Clayton students, the District has begun requiring training and background checks for all volunteers who will be performing tasks that might put them in close and unsupervised contact with students. Individuals who are planning to volunteer within the District during the 2015-2016 school year are required to review the District's volunteer expectations, complete an enrollment form and submit a confidential background check form. Click on the headline to learn more about the process and download the forms.

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  • District Updating Student Account Passwords

    In an effort to enhance safety and security across the District for the 2015-2016 school year, the School District of Clayton is in the process of changing the passwords on our students’ District-provided email accounts. While the email address and login for each student will remain the same, the new password on each student’s account will be his/her student ID number. Click the headline for more information.

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  • Student Scientists Awarded at Regional Science Fair

    Several students from the District’s elementary, middle and high school were honored for their scientific thinking at the Academy of Science – St. Louis’ Regional Science Fair held recently at Queeny Park. The students’ innovative projects, which were selected to advance from the District’s Science Fair held in March, received a ribbon or special Science Fair award. Click on the headline for the list of award-winning students.

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  • Math-Inspired Artwork Impresses Judges

    Glenridge Elementary students earned great success in the Missouri Council of Teachers of Mathematics’ (MCTM) 2015 Math and Art Contest. Click on the headline for the list of winning entries at the regional level and a video slideshow of the artwork.

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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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