Clayton High School students used their wits, their persuasive skills and their military forces to defeat their rivals during a friendly game of Roman Risk on Thursday, Oct. 13. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
The School District of Clayton’s elementary international families spent the day exploring the St. Louis Zoo at the English Language Learning (EL) Department’s International Family Day at the Zoo on Saturday, Sept. 24. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Ten Clayton High School students and Teacher Deb Wiens took advantage of an opportunity to learn more about the critical issues impacting this year’s election from an array of elected officials and journalists at the “Powering the Debate” forum held prior to the presidential debate on Sunday, Oct. 9. Click on the headline to learn more.
American Government students stepped out of their comfort zones on Tuesday, Oct. 4, to conduct pre-election opinion polls in downtown Clayton through local nonprofit Civitas’ active citizenship program. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Clayton High School and The Center of Clayton are providing facilities and parking areas for support personnel involved with the Presidential Debate at Washington University this weekend. Parking and facility restrictions will be in place starting at 4 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 7. Click on the headline to learn more.
With all of the development that is currently underway or planned for the City of Clayton, people might be wondering how these projects could affect Clayton’s public schools. In an effort to anticipate some of those questions, the District has put together a list of Frequently Asked Questions, which we'll update with new questions and answers as we receive them. Click on the headline to read the FAQs.
The School District of Clayton’s Board of Education approved the 2016 tax rate at its Sept. 28 meeting. The residential rate will decrease from $3.8492 to $3.8423, while the commercial rate will fall from $4.5393 to $4.3583. Click on the headline to learn more.
The MAP Grade-Level assessment score reports have been released by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). Any student who attended a Clayton school during the 2015-2016 school year and was in third through eighth grade will receive his/her report at his/her home address. Reports will be mailed by Sept. 30, 2016.
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 Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) recently released the 2016 ACT scores. Clayton High School’s 2016 ACT score report represents an increase from last year’s scores on each individual subject-based test and a one-point increase on the overall composite score. Click on the headline to learn more.
The School District of Clayton is participating in the White House ConnectED Library Challenge again this school year, which is an initiative developed in 2015 to ensure all students have access to a library card. The District is participating in the program through the St. Louis County Library (SLCL) to give students access to the SLCL’s wealth of materials, including books, eBooks and databases. Click on the headline to learn more.