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.
Glenridge Elementary students enjoyed their annual Field Day activities on Friday, May 20. Parent volunteers and staff were essential in making the end-of-the-year celebration memorable. Click on the headline to view photos.
Fourth-graders at Glenridge Elementary put their fishing skills to the test on Wednesday, May 18, during the school’s annual fourth-grade fishing field trip in Forest Park. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Glenridge Elementary students and staff have spent the past several months working to support the Shoeman Water Project in providing clean water in developing countries around the world. Click on the headline to learn more.
The Southern Poverty Law Center’s Teaching Tolerance program has named Glenridge Elementary a Mix It Up Model School for its exemplary efforts to foster respect and understanding among its students during the 2015-2016 school year through the “Mix It Up at Lunch Day” program. Click on the headline to learn more.
Twenty-five elementary, middle and high school parents met several times throughout February and March to share their parenting challenges and joys and to enhance their own parenting strategies through the District’s Love and Logic Parenting Workshop. Click the headline to learn more.
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 view the video of Stella's day.
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.
The Glenridge Elementary school supply lists for the 2016-2017 school year are now available. Glenridge families interested in ordering their 2016-2017 school supply kits online may do so through May 27. Click on the headline for more information.
Eight Glenridge Elementary students spent time this school year putting their math knowledge and skills to the test in conjunction with the Missouri Council of Teachers of Mathematics’ (MCTM) Math Contest. Click on the headline to learn more.
Love Investment Company (Love) has terminated its contract to purchase the Maryland School property from the School District of Clayton. The proposed Maryland School Town Homes development, which had its re-zoning petition denied by Clayton’s Plan Commission a few weeks ago, would have generated about $400,000 of new annual tax revenue. 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.