To support its commitment to meeting students’ academic, physical, social and emotional needs, the District has hired two full-time social workers for its schools this year. Click on the headline to learn more.
Wydown Middle School eighth-grade Engineering Models I students worked throughout the fourth quarter to produce an intricate model of one of the most iconic aircraft in aviation history, the Boeing 727. Click the headline to learn more, and view photos.
The School District of Clayton and its Parent Advisory Council of Children with Educational Diversity (PAC.ED) celebrated nine outstanding staff members for their commitment to inclusion in Clayton’s schools at an awards ceremony on Wednesday, May 24. Click the headline to learn more, and view photos.
With their own immigrant identity, the sixth-graders at Wydown Middle School traveled through Ellis Island on Friday, May 19, to experience what it might have been like for the immigrants who arrived in the U.S. in the late 1800s. Click the headline to learn more, and view photos.
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 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.
Tarita Rhimes has been appointed to serve as the assistant principal at Wydown Middle School. Click the headline to learn more.
The Wydown Wind Ensemble and Jazz Band represented WMS in tremendous fashion at the Music in the Parks Festival at Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio, on May 13-14. Click the headline to learn more, and view the list of performers.
The Wydown Middle School Seventh- and Eighth-Grade Orchestra and the ViBravo String Ensemble received top honors for their performances at Worlds of Fun’s Festival of Music competition in Kansas City, Missouri, on May 13-14. Click the headline to learn more, and view the list of student performers.
In a grueling league tournament that lasted for six weeks, the Wydown seventh/eighth-grade team and the sixth-grade team capped the 2017 season on a positive note as they both finished the tournament with the second place trophy. Click the headline to learn more.
Wydown Middle School seventh-grader Eliot Blackmoore has earned first place in the sixth- through eighth-grade category of the 2017 Law Day Essay Contest sponsored by the Missouri NEA Public Relations Committee and the Missouri Bar Young Lawyers Section. Click on the headline to learn more.