The Clayton High School Robotics Team, the Robohounds, graciously accepted a $5,000 grant from Monsanto during a check presentation ceremony on Thursday, Jan. 12. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Members of the Clayton High School Show Choir and their director, CHS Vocal Teacher Erick Price, performed for attendees at a holiday benefit event for the Anthropedia Foundation held on Dec. 15 at PALM Health. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School AP Environmental Science students harvested their gardens on Monday, Nov. 21, and learned how their cold weather crops, such as radishes and arugula, fared in their experiment this semester. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Two Clayton High School juniors are giving back this school year to a school that gave them so much. Chenny Lee and Eunice Shin decided they wanted to support the international families who have found their home at Glenridge by creating an afterschool tutoring program. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Suicide was the second leading cause of death for people age 15-34 in 2015, according to the CDC. CHS is working to combat that number this school year by training every student and staff member in the Signs of Suicide prevention program. Click on the headline to learn more.
The School District of Clayton completed lead testing in all of its buildings this fall. Testing, and follow-up testing on the only faucet that exceeded levels in its initial test, did not find any instances of lead levels exceeding the District’s 10 ppb action limit. Click on the headline to learn more.
At their Nov. 16 meeting, the Clayton Board of Education voted unanimously to both support the final extension of enrollment for new students in the Voluntary Student Transfer (VST) program (through 2023-2024) and to accept new students during the five-year extension. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School seniors Camille Respess and Ellie Tomasson, 2016 graduate Alex Bernard and the Globe Newsmagazine recently were awarded high school journalism’s equivalent of the Pulitzer Prize: the National Scholastic Press Association’s (NSPA) Brasler Prize. Additionally, the Globe earned the NSPA Pacemaker Award, which is the highest award given to an overall publication in scholastic journalism. Click on the headline to learn more.
The Clayton High School Globe Newsmagazine and several of its staffers have been honored with prestigious awards by the Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA). Click on the headline to learn more.
Good morning CHS! Today is Thursday, December 15th. Today is a B Day!
If you are so inclined please rise for the Pledge of Allegiance:
I pledge Allegiance, to the flag, of the United States of America
And to the Republic, for which it stands.
One Nation. Under God. Indivisible. With Liberty and Justice for all.
Thank you. Here are the morning announcements:
The Learning Center will NOT be open after 8:15am on exam days. Come in BEFORE school as usual between 7:30am and 8:15am for a quiet place to study/work or print something out, but we'll closed the remainder of the day on ALL exam days. Please plan accordingly and sorry for the inconvenience.
Medical club will met this Friday, December 16 at 7:30am in room 208. We will put together first aid kits for a homeless shelter. We will have cookies and coffee to celebrate the season. Please remember to bring the items you volunteered to contribute.
If you love to read, want to help people, and enjoy working with middle school students, you might be interested in a community service opportunity at Normandy Middle School. We will be reading to and potentially tutoring middle school students aged 11-14. We are looking for interested high school students willing to spend an hour a week at Normandy Middle School every week of second semester. If you are interested please contact Anis Buttar-Miller or Ms. Sellenriek
Here is today’s athletic schedule:
And Happy birthday today to:
And since tomorrow is GET, happy birthday to all of those celebrating later this December:
GNN’s own Kaleb Gould
John Freeman IV
GNN’s Own Naaja Kirkland-Ricca
And Nicholas Strand