With its recent launch of the Technology Improvement Plan and toolkit, the School District of Clayton is changing the way technology is currently integrated into classroom instruction in all grade levels and content areas. Click on the headline to learn more.
The Clayton High School Speech and Debate Team had unprecedented success at the 2017 Eastern Missouri National Speech and Debate Association (NSDA) District Tournament held on March 9-11. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
The recent snowy March weather didn’t chill the Glenridge Elementary celebration of Holi, the Indian holiday commemorating the end of winter and the triumph of good over evil. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
A group of Wydown Middle School students and Librarian Victoria Jones are hosting a “For the Love of Reading” book drive through March 16 to collect books for the nine Little Free Libraries the school’s Engineering Models students built. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Clayton High School students stepped out of their usual routine to spend a morning this week taking part in a conversation that is important to the fabric of their school community. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Clayton High School sophomores spent time during their World and U.S. History II classes on March 1 and 2 debating the question of whether or not it is acceptable to use violence to gain independence. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Have you observed a Clayton staff member making a difference in the lives of students with disabilities? The District’s PAC.ED group would like to know! PAC.ED is accepting nominations now through Friday, April 14, for its Second Annual Inclusion Awards. Click on the headline to learn more.
The All In Clayton Coalition is presenting “The Teen Brain: Still Under Construction” on Monday, April 17, from 7-9 p.m. in the Clayton High School Auditorium, #1 Mark Twain Circle. This is a must attend event for parents looking for a toolkit to use in working with their teenagers. Click on the headline to learn more.
The Missouri House of Representatives is currently considering HB 634, which would allow charter schools to operate in any school district in the state, including successful, high-performing districts like Clayton. Click the headline to learn more.
Thanks to the generosity of students, staff and their families across the District, more than 500 refugees and other needy individuals in the St. Louis area have coats to wear this winter. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
The School District of Clayton has earned the Association of School Business Officials International’s (ASBO) Pathway to the Meritorious Budget Award (MBA) for excellence in budget presentation during the 2016-2017 school year. 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.
The School District of Clayton recently commissioned Business Information Services, LLC, to conduct a long-term, comprehensive demographics study of the District’s community to project future population changes and potential residential enrollment scenarios for the District. Click on the headline to learn more.