The fourth-grade classes at Meramec Elementary welcomed State Representative Stacey Newman on Friday, April 4, for a presentation held in conjunction with their social studies curriculum about Missouri’s government. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Parents and their preschoolers have been spending their Friday afternoons channeling their best “little pig” or “big, bad wolf” in preparation for the Family Center’s Three Piggy Opera. Led by Teachers Carol Kaplan-Lyss and Janet Hill, the parent-child duos have been practicing their singing and acting skills, along with making costumes, props and scenery for the production. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Glenridge Elementary first-graders answered an important question in Spanish class with Teacher Gwen Kennerly today: ¿flota o no flota? The students practiced the names of several different types of fruit in Spanish before making predictions about which fruit would float and which would sink. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Nearly 400 Clayton High School students hosted Special School District (SSD) students on Thursday, April 10, for the 24th annual Arts Fair. The 250 SSD students from Litzinger School and Neuwoehner School were paired with “buddies” from CHS who guided them through the day’s arts and crafts activities. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Fifth-grade students and their teachers from across the School District of Clayton spent the day together on Friday, April 11, for the District’s first-ever Elementary STEM Day. Click the headline to learn more and view phtos.
The CHS Robotics Team, the Robohounds, is headed to the FIRST Robotics World Championships, an impressive feat for only a second-year team. After concerns about raising the $5,000 needed for the competition's entry fee, the Clayton Education Foundation surprised the team on March 12 with a check covering the entire cost. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
The Clayton Alumni Association and Education Foundation is pleased to announce the 2014 Inductees and Distinguished Educators to the Clayton Alumni Hall of Fame. Click the headline for more details.
The School District of Clayton is pleased to announce that Dr. Sean N. Doherty has been selected as the District’s next Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources. Dr. Doherty is currently the principal of Ralph M. Captain Elementary School. Click on the headline to learn more.
The School District of Clayton has entered into a contract to sell the Maryland School property to Love Investment Company (Love). Click on the headline to learn more and review some Frequently Asked Questions about the sale.
School counselors are often the individuals who work behind the scenes to ensure students are ready to learn each day and are prepared for success beyond graduation. Click on the headline to learn more about the important role counselors play in their school communities.
Information regarding school closures or schedule changes due to inclement weather will be posted on the front page of the District's website as soon as a decision is made. Click on the headline for more information about school closing and snow schedule procedures.
The Board of Education approved the academic calendars for the 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 school years at its Dec. 18 meeting. Click on the headline to download the calendars and read about the changes included on the new calendars.
Catch up on the CHS fall sports season with the Clayton Blueprint. The recent edition features the talents and accomplishments of CHS athletes who participated in fall sports. The reviews were written by CHS junior and award-winning Globe Newsmagazine sports editor Peter Baugh. Click the headline to view the newsletter.