Family Center students enjoyed a musical afternoon on Tuesday, April 17, when members of CHS’ chapter of the Tri-M National Music Honor Society stopped by for a visit. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
The Clayton High School Globe Newsmagazine’s website, chsglobe.com, has earned the National Scholastic Press Association’s (NSPA) most prestigious annual award: the 2018 Online Pacemaker Award. Click on the headline to learn more.
The District welcomed more than 60 community members, alumni and parents for its annual Clayton Connection Jazz Band and Show Choir Swing on April 8. Click on the headline to view photos.
Clayton students, families and community members convened at Clayton High School on Saturday, April 7, for the District's annual Science Fair. Click on the headline to learn more and view the results.
Clayton High School sophomores took part in an in-school field trip to learn and explore the essentials of the Vietnam War at Clayton High School’s 14th annual Vietnam Day on Thursday, March 22. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Clayton High School senior Trenton Dickens signed a letter of intent on Thursday, March 15, to continue his wrestling career at Missouri Baptist University this fall. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
At the School District of Clayton’s Board of Education meeting on Wednesday, April 11, the Board unanimously approved a resolution declaring their support for sensible gun safety legislation and their opposition to efforts to arm educators. Click the headline to read the resolution.
Clayton High School senior Sophie Bernstein has been named as one of 25 finalists in the U.S. Army-Pro Football Hall of Fame Award for Excellence program. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School senior Grace Morris received an honorable mention in C-SPAN's 2018 StudentCam competition for her documentary, “Sold,” which explores the intersection of human trafficking and the 13th amendment. Click on the headline to learn more.
The Clayton High School Speech and Debate Team earned 22 individual awards and had five national qualifiers following their performances at the 2018 Eastern Missouri District Tournament held on March 8-11. Click on the headline to learn more.
Good morning, CHS! Today is Thursday, April 19th. Today is an A Day.
Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance:
I pledge Allegiance, to the flag, of the United States of America
And to the Republic, for which it stands.
One Nation. Under God. Indivisible. With Liberty and Justice for all.
Thank you. Here are the morning announcements:
Yearbooks are on sale until May 4. This is the final sale of the year so make sure you get your order in now. They are $75. Go to Jostens.com or bring a check to room 41 and see Dr. Pieper.
If you have registered to take an AP exam and have not attended a mandatory preadminstration session, we will be offering a few more sessions. On Wednesday, April 25th before school at 7:30, and during the lunch periods. Since it is a EOC day the times will be during 6th period lunch at 11:19 and 12:51. All sessions will be in the auditorium.
The St. Louis Four School College will be held on Monday, April 23rd at the Center of Clayton. This fair is sponsored by CHS, Burroughs, Ladue and MICDs. There will be 150 colleges at the fair, AND all CHS students are invited. The fair starts at 6:30 until 8:30.
The Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design will visit CHS on Monday, April 23rd during 7th period. This college visit will take place in the Art Department (Rm. 24) NOT in the counseling office. All interested students are welcome.
Link Crew is CHS's leadership and mentoring program that develop upperclassmen leaders and provide mentoring to the Class of 2022. If you are a positive role model, enthusiastic, possess strong communication skills, and are willing to lead others and take risks, Link Crew is looking for you! Current sophomores and juniors can get a blue Link Crew application in the Activities Office or see Mr. Verby, Ms. Hamilton, Mr. Boswell, or Ms. Lehnhoff-Bell. Completed applications are due no later than 3:05 on Monday April 23rd.
Apply for Link Crew today!
Prom will be held this Saturday, April 21st, at the Planetarium in Forest Park. Doors open at 6:30 and will close at 7:15. Tickets can be purchased from Mr. Boswell for $75. This includes your meal for the evening and admission to the After Prom at the Moolah Theatre.
Additionally, you can buy an After Prom Only ticket from Mr. Boswell for $10. After Prom activities include free food, movies, bowling, casino games, and karaoke as well as a raffle with prizes such as cardinals tickets, a dorm mini fridge, and other high value items.
Please see Mr. Boswell with any questions
Do you have plans for next spring break? Did you hear about the amazing social studies department this year to Peru? If you are interested in going to London, Paris or Normandy Beach, please plan to attend the Social Studies Department spring break trip informational meeting on this Tuesday, April 24th at 7pm in room 121. See your social studies teacher with questions.
Next Friday, April 27th, is the National Day of Silence. High School students across the country will take of vow of silence in order to 'echo the silence' which is caused by anti-LGBT bullying.
Students who would like to participate in Day of Silence please see or contact Mr. Verby by the end of the day Thursday April 27th to sign up.
Yes, this is the concert announcement you have been waiting for all year! The Night of Percussion concert is tonight starting at 7 p.m. in the CHS auditorium. Watch our graduating seniors William Wild, Roman Nissen & Dominic Anzalone mesmerize you with their extreme drumming skills.
The annual Strawberry Festival is being held at Glenridge Elementary and is in need of volunteers. Volunteers will be running games, food stands, and rides. Please see the Community Service Club board outside the library for more information and to sign up.
Here is today’s athletic schedule:
And happy birthday today to:
And Alex Zhang
I’m ___ and I’m ___. Thanks CHS, and have a great day!