Each week, Family Center Music Specialist Tara Hoisington visits the Family Center’s classrooms to lead students and their teachers in a 30-minute session, which includes small movement, large movement, instrument play, story songs and more. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
The Family Center welcomed students to the first day of the 2016-2017 school year on Tuesday, Aug. 16. Click on the headline to view photos.
Students in the Family Center’s Summer Camp enjoyed a visit from the Mid-County Library’s youth services specialist, Madeline Black, on Tuesday, July 28. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
For the second consecutive school year, the students in the Family Center’s Blue and Orange Rooms on the campus of Clayton High School have partnered with the CHS Art II students for a unique learning experience for students at both levels. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
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.
Pierson was sworn-in as a Board director on Aug. 31 and will fill this role until his term expires in April. Click on the headline to learn about the process.
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.
The School District of Clayton's after school program, Kid Zone, has been selected as the Missouri AfterSchool Network's “Program of the Month.” The program earned this award for the dedication, passion and high quality programming it offers to Clayton students every day. Click on the headline to learn more.
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.
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.