School District of Clayton

  • Newest Class of Seniors Inducted into National Honor Society

    Twenty-eight Clayton High School seniors were inducted into the CHS chapter of the National Honor Society on Monday, Nov. 10. A panel of CHS faculty members selected the students for this honor based on their outstanding character, academic achievement, leadership and service. Click on the headline to learn more and view the list of inductees.

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  • Students Witness Professional Artists in Action

    Captain Elementary students had a unique opportunity to watch 13 professional artists in action during the school’s Art Demo Day on Wednesday, Nov. 13. From painting and printmaking to weaving and woodworking, students not only saw the artists’ progression from start to finish on previous projects, but they also witnessed the visitors creating art before their eyes. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.

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  • Empty Bowls Night Connects Art with Community Service

    The Meramec Elementary community came together for an evening of art, soup and service during the school’s Empty Bowls Soup Night on Thursday, Nov. 13. The event raised more than $2,200 to benefit Operation Food Search. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.

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  • Students Honored for Writing, Design and Photography Skills

    The National Scholastic Press Association has once again honored journalists at Clayton High School for their writing, graphic design and photography skills. The Globe has earned high school journalism’s oldest and most prestigious prize: the Pacemaker Award. In addition, five Globe journalists and the CHS literary magazine, The WORKS, were honored. Click the headline to learn more.

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  • Interdisciplinary Unit Teaches Fifth-Graders About Body Systems

    The fifth-graders at Glenridge Elementary are taking part in a cross-curricular educational opportunity this fall by using technology to learn about the different body systems in their health class. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.

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Headlines

  • Planning for the Grand Jury Announcement

    Over the past six weeks, building and District administrators have spent considerable time developing plans to keep school safe in the days that follow the announcement of the Grand Jury’s decision related to the shooting of Michael Brown. Click the headline to read the latest updates.

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  • Updates from the City of Clayton

    Click the headline to review an archive of the messages from the City of Clayton that the District has been distrbuting.

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  • Important Information about Pertussis

    The St. Louis County Department of Health has asked school districts to remind parents about the occurrence of pertussis, also known as “whooping cough,” and the precautions necessary to avoid passing along the illness to other children. Click on the headline for more information.

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  • Residential Tax Abatements and Other Publicly-Funded Economic Development Incentives

    The District continues to receive questions about its position on residential tax abatements like the one granted by the City of Clayton to the developers of The Crossing. Click the headline to learn more.

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  • SB 656 and School Protection Officers

    Many parents and community members have sent messages and expressed concern about recent action by the Missouri legislature making it possible for teachers to carry concealed firearms in schools. Click the headline to learn more about this bill and Missouri’s conceal and carry law to understand how this issue is being addressed in the District.

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  • Protect Your Family Against the Flu

    Cold and flu season is here. Please consult with your child’s physician to find out when flu shots will be available for your family. Students with chronic health conditions, including asthma, and those who are immunocompromised are highly encouraged to obtain a flu shot early. Click on the headline for more information about protecting your family this flu season.

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  • Procedures for School Closures and Snow Schedules

    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.

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