Seven incoming seniors at Clayton High School joined more than 90 of the area’s best and brightest high school students this summer for the Students and Teachers as Research Scientists (STARS) program housed at the University of Missouri–St. Louis. Click on the headline to learn more.
Eight Clayton High School students earned high marks – including one first place finish – at the 2016 TEAMS (Tests of Engineering Aptitude, Mathematics and Science) Best in Nation Competition held on June 28-July 2 in Nashville, Tennessee. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School Summer Academy students enrolled in Academic Foundations combined their learning in math and science on Thursday, June 2, through a series of hands-on activities. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
For the second consecutive school year, the students in the Family Center’s Blue and Orange Rooms on the campus of Clayton High School have partnered with the CHS Art II students for a unique learning experience for students at both levels. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Clayton High School junior Hannah Ryan placed as one of 55 semifinalists in the 33rd annual English-Speaking Union (ESU) National Shakespeare Competition held on May 2. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School seniors Alhan Sayyed and Auriann Sehi have earned the Partnership of Research Institution’s Award for Excellence in Research for their research work completed this summer through the Students and Teachers as Research Scientists (STARS) program. Click on the headline to learn more.
Calling all golfers! Register today for the fifth annual Greyhound Golf Tournament on Saturday, Oct. 15. Proceeds benefit the CHS athletic programs by providing additional support for equipment, sports facilities, scholarships and uniforms for our student athletes. Click the headline to learn more.
The Clayton High School ProStart Program has been named as a 2016-2017 Hospitality Program of Distinction by Sullivan University. This honor is bestowed to a select group of high school hospitality programs in the nation based on enrollment and participation, along with success in competitions. Click on the headine to learn more.
The National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA) has named the CHS Globe Newsmagazine as a finalist for high school journalism’s oldest and most prestigious prize for excellence in publications: the Pacemaker Award. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School senior Will Lerwick won first place in the Men’s Youth 2 division at the USRowing Youth National Championships held June 10-12 in West Windsor, New Jersey. Will and his teammate, Hunter Wallace, captured the title as members of the St. Louis Rowing Club.
Clayton High School Physics Teacher Rex Rice has been selected by the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) to join its Physics Master Teacher Leader Taskforce. Click on the headline to learn more.
Good morning CHS! Here are the morning announcements for Monday, August 22! Today is an A Day.
Homecoming week is September 18-24, which is less than a month away!
This year's homecoming theme will be Biospheres.
Senior class will be the coast
Junior class will be mountains
Sophomore class will be the desert
and Freshman will be the arctic
Contact your class sponsors as soon as possible to find out how you can get involved.
If you do not know your class sponsors, contact Mr. Boswell in the activities office.
Freshman! Have you gotten excited about the race between Hilary and Donald for President this year? Do you have a strange desire to serve your school and help make decisions about how your class will represent CHS this year? If so, please consider running for STUGO or to be a class officer. Elections will take place during 3rd period classes this Thursday, and you need to sign up in the Activities Office by the end of 6th period on Wednesday. If you have any questions, talk with Mr. Boswell in the Activities Office.
The CHS Show Choir is holding auditions for the 2016-2017 school year. Come join the school's elite vocal ensemble as we sing and dance to Pop, Broadway, Jazz and Acappella hits. Auditions will be held this Thursday and Friday at 7:30am in the Choir Room. Plan to attend both days. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes you can dance in. Show Choir members must also be enrolled in another musical ensemble at CHS. See Mr. Price in the Choir Room with any questions.
Clayton’s Speech & Debate Team is ranked amongst the very best teams in the nation, and YOU can be part of it! Our informational meeting is TOMORROW at 7:20 a.m. in Room 40. You’ll learn all of the things this team has to offer; there’s much more to it that you might think! See Mr. Seiwell with any questions.
Applications to be a Sixth Grade Camp counselor are now online. Applicants should visit the Wydown website and click on the Students tab to find the Sixth Grade Camp webpage. Interviews will be before and after school during the week of August 29. Contact Erin Ott with questions.
The Jewish Student Union, or JSU, will be having their first meeting at 7:30pm on Tuesday at the Starbucks on Hanley and Wydown. All are welcome and you do not need to be Jewish to attend. Hope to see you there. Questions? Ask Mrs. Falkoff or Mr. Rochester.
Has your mind stayed in shape over the summer? Looking to work on building those intellectual muscles? Come join the quiz bowl team as we kick off the year Thursday morning at 7:30 in room 102 with our first weekly morning workout. All are welcome, and we encourage any of you with a knack for knowledge or a taste for trivia to attend. See Mr Glossenger or Harry Rubin with any questions.
If you are interested in becoming an officer of CHS Community Service Club, please attend the informational meeting on Tuesday, August 23 at 7:45 in room 230. If you are unable to attend the meeting but interested in becoming an officer, please see Mrs. Falkoff of Mrs. Feldmann.
Join Us for the start of the Theater Season at CHS. Our first Thespian Troupe Meeting is Tuesday August 23 after school in the Black Box! Then Wednesday, August 24th after school we will have an audition workshop where you'll get info about upcoming auditions for both Middletown and the musical Hairspray! Nervous about auditioning? This workshop will put your mind at ease and get you pumped up!
Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump? This election will be one of the more interesting and talked about presidential elections for a long time. No matter who wins, it will be quite an amazing inauguration, and you have a chance to be there to witness and participate in this exciting event! If you would like to find out about joining the 11 students already registered, ask your Social Studies teacher for the information and sign up with them, or talk directly with Mr. Aiello. A non-refundable deposit is due this Friday!
Attention everyone interested in joining GSA-
The first GSA meeting of the year will be this Friday, August 26th at 7:30 in room 234. All are welcome! Any questions see Mr. Verby.
Fellowship of Christian Athletes will have their first meeting on September 1st. After that, meetings will be held on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month at 7:15am in Stuber Health Room A. See Sarah Shepard, Claire Sizemore, or Wil Welch if you have any questions. All faiths are welcome!
Here is today’s athletic schedule:
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