Meramec Elementary has been selected as a 2016 Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) School Foodservice Role Model for its efforts to increase the consumption of fruits and vegetables within its school community. Click on the headline to learn more.
After weeks of clues and mounting anticipation, Meramec Elementary students learned on Jan. 9 the title of book they will be reading with their families during the next month as part of Meramec’s One School, One Book initiative: Charlotte’s Web. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
The Wydown Middle School Orchestra and Wind Ensemble will present a free concert for the community on Tuesday, Jan. 10, at 7 p.m. in the WMS Auditorium as a preview for their upcoming performance at the Missouri Music Educators’ Association’s annual Conference. Click on the headline to view a video of their rehearsal.
To support literacy in local communities, engineering students from Wydown Middle School recently used their knowledge and skills to build nine “little free libraries” to be placed in locations across Clayton and Normandy. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Meramec Elementary students have been learning this month about the hope and goodwill that can be achieved when a group of people work together toward a common cause. This learning took place in anticipation of the Dec. 16 visit by Clayton resident and local author Carol Swartout Klein. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Kindergarten parents at Captain Elementary are taking advantage of a unique experience this school year to learn firsthand with their children at school. 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 state of Missouri will offer the ACT to all 11th-grade students this spring as part of the Missouri Assessment Program. Eleventh-graders who attend a private school or are home schooled are eligible to take the ACT in the district in which they live at no cost. 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.
The School District of Clayton is projected to earn an estimated $58,736 this year while improving its energy efficiency with help from the Ameren Missouri BizSavers program. Click on the headline to learn more.