Clayton High School students put their research skills, creativity and, in some cases, their swimming abilities to the test during a boat building project in their Adventure Education P.E. class. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos and video.
A public service announcement created by Clayton High School junior Eliza Copilevitz earned first place in the 11th-12th grade category of Keep America Beautiful’s national online competition. Click on the headline to learn more and view the PSA.
Twenty-four Wydown Middle School students hosted roundtable discussions about young adult literature at the National Council of Teachers of English convention held in St. Louis on Nov. 18. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
CHS students brought home a slew of awards from the National Scholastic Press Association’s conference, including high school journalism’s equivalent to the Pulitzer Prize – the Brasler Prize. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Filing for the 2018 Board of Education election opened on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, at 8 a.m. and will continue through Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at 5 p.m. Candidates must file in person at the School District of Clayton Admin. Center located at #2 Mark Twain Circle. The terms of BOE Secretary Amy Rubin and Director Jenaro Centeno will expire in April 2018. Click the headline to learn more about filing to run for the BOE.
The School District of Clayton’s Board of Education approved the 2017 tax rate at its Sept. 27 meeting. The residential rate will decrease from $3.8423 to $3.6494, while the commercial rate will fall from $4.3583 to $4.1682. Click the headline to learn more.
The School District of Clayton has been ranked as the fourth best school district in the nation for the second consecutive year on Niche K-12's 2018 rankings, in addition to top state rankings for each of its schools. Click on the headline to learn more.
The School District of Clayton has entered into a contract to sell the Maryland School property to Centene Corporation. The agreement was finalized earlier this week. Click the headline to learn more.
The MAP grade-level assessment score reports have been released by DESE. Students in third through fifth grade, who attended a Clayton school during the 2016-2017 school year, will receive their score report at their home address. Reports will be mailed by July 31, 2017.