Glenridge Elementary School fourth-graders Sage Bernstein and Lucia del Pilar have earned one of the top prizes in the 2015 METC Show-Me A Movie contest for their video, “The News Show.” Click on the headline to learn more and view the video.
Glenridge Elementary kindergarteners curated their very own Native American Art Museum in January. The museum featured the students’ artwork, which is connected with their learning in social studies about Native American culture. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Students often dream about what they would do if they were in charge of their school for a day. That dream became a reality for Glenridge Elementary third-grader Stella Plein on Friday, Jan. 8, when she was “principal for the day” alongside Principal Beth Scott. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
It’s time to start thinking about the 2016 Science Fair! The Science Fair is a great opportunity for students to learn more about a topic of their choosing by using their knowledge of the scientific process to conduct experiments, make observations and create inventions. Click on the headline to learn more.
Glenridge Elementary students are learning the language of coding this week in conjunction with one of the largest worldwide learning events in history: The Hour of Code. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
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.
Learn everything you need to know for your child's upcoming kindergarten year at Kindergarten on the Horizon on Monday, Feb. 22, from 7-8 p.m. at the Family Center. Click the headline to learn more.
On Feb. 1, the Richmond Heights City Council will consider a Tax Increment Financing (TIF) proposal for The Boulevard South. Plans for the expansion include a parking structure, retail space, office space and 165 residential units. Should the project, which is in the Meramec Elementary attendance area, generate any additional enrollment, the District would not receive any corresponding revenue until 2039 and, once the project is complete, would be out hundreds of thousands of dollars of new revenue each year until the TIF expires. Click on the headline to learn more.
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.
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.
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.
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.