Every morning, rain or shine, 99-year-old Aubrey Yawitz walks up to Meramec Elementary School to greet students as they arrive for the school day. When students and staff learned he would turn 100 on June 17, they wanted to celebrate with him before the last day of school. Click the headline to learn more and 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.
Thanks to the broad range of presentations at Meramec Elementary’s Career Day on Friday, May 13, Meramec students gained new ideas and ambitions for their future careers. Click on the headline to learn more.
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 Wydown Middle School community joined together to raise nearly $6,000 for Friends of Kids with Cancer during the school’s fifth annual Give Back Week held on April 25-28. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
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.
The Individual Student Reports for students who took a Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) End-of-Course (EOC) exam this past spring are available. The District will mail these scores to families this fall. If you would like to receive your student's score information prior to this time frame, please do not hesitate to contact the District's Assessment Department at 314-854-6047.
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.
Based on St. Louis County's unofficial results from the April 5, 2016, municipal general election, Brad Bernstein and Joe Miller have been elected by the community to fill the two available seats on the District's Board of Education. 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.
Five current and former District students are published authors and illustrators, some for the second time, with the release of The Grannie Annie Family Story Celebration’s 10th anniversary publication, "Echoes from World War II: Young Writers Sharing Family Stories." Click on the headline to learn more.