The Clayton Education Foundation’s “Prize Patrol” visited each of the District’s schools on Oct. 25 with balloons and oversized checks to distribute over $40,000 in grants to Clayton teachers. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
The Family Center welcomed students to the first day of the 2017-2018 school year on Tuesday, Aug. 15. Click on the headline to view photos.
The 2- through 5-year-old campers at the Family Center’s summer camp have been enjoying visits from the youth librarian from the Mid-County Branch of the St. Louis Public Library this summer. Click the headline to learn more, and view photos.
Summer Camp attendees welcomed a few special visitors to the Family Center on June 13. Members of the Clayton Fire Department brought one of their fire trucks to the Family Center for students to explore. 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.
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 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.
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.