Wydown Middle School seventh-graders enjoyed a visit from award-winning author Steve Sheinkin on Wednesday, Jan. 18. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
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.
The Wydown Middle School community showed – in impressive fashion – their generosity for helping those who are less fortunate through the PTO’s winter donation drive for Kingdom House. Click on the headline to learn more.
Sixth-grade students have been sharing their Westward Expansion research projects with their peers, teachers and other visitors this month. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
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.
Nine Wydown Middle School students participated in the St. Louis Suburban Music Educators Association’s 7-8 All-Suburban Honor Choir Festival held on Saturday, Jan. 7, at Clayton High School. 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.
At their Nov. 16 meeting, the Clayton Board of Education voted unanimously to both support the final extension of enrollment for new students in the Voluntary Student Transfer (VST) program (through 2023-2024) and to accept new students during the five-year extension. Click on the headline to learn more.
The Wydown Theatre Company is hosting two dance workshops for students interested in auditioning for the upcoming production of “Footloose” and an informational meeting for students who would like to join the production’s Tech Crew or Costume Crew. Click on the headline for more information.
Thirteen Wydown Middle School orchestra and band students auditioned for and were accepted into the St. Louis Suburban Music Educators Association’s All-Suburban Honors Orchestra, Honors Concert Band or Honors Jazz Band. Click on the headline to learn more.