Fourteen Wydown Middle School seventh- and eighth-grade delegates attended the Model United Nations (U.N.) Conference on May 1, at the Creve Coeur Government Center. Click the headline to learn more.
Literacy students on 7 East learned about the U.N. Declaration of Human Rights and then chose a topic to research and a way to show the thesis statement they created with their research. Click the headline to learn more.
The Wydown Middle School community joined together to raise nearly $6,000 for Stray Rescue of St. Louis during the school’s sixth annual Give Back Week held on April 24-27. Click the headline to learn more.
For the first time in school history, the Wydown Middle School Science Olympiad Team has advanced to the 33rd Annual Science Olympiad National Tournament based on their second place finish at the State competition. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton students, families and community members convened at Clayton High School on Saturday, April 9, for the District's annual Science Fair. Click on the headline to learn more.
Students on Team 7 East welcomed retired Clayton teacher Napoleon Carter to their class on Monday, March 27, to hear his firsthand experiences as an activist during the height of the civil rights movement. Click on 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.
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.