AP Environmental Science students at Clayton High School spent their class time in the garden, planting a variety of cold weather greens and roots. The students are using the plants to conduct an experiment this fall to see how the manipulation of different variables affects plant yield. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Former Missouri Senator Jeff Smith visited Clayton High School on Tuesday, Sept. 15, to speak with students currently enrolled in American Government and American Literature. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
The 12 members of the Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council (MYAC) for the 2015-2016 school year were announced at the joint meeting of the Board of Education and the Board of Aldermen on Wednesday, Sept. 16. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School sophomores have been checking out more than just books from the school’s library this month; they’re also checking out a traveling exhibition currently making its home in the library’s Idea Lab. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Clayton High School seniors are learning about the fundamentals of plant science this semester by spending time in the CHS greenhouse during their Plant Research course with Science Teacher Sally Lazaroff. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Clayton High School students returned to school on Wednesday, Aug. 12, to begin a new grade level and start their next chapter in Clayton. Students enjoyed getting to know their teachers and classmates while settling into their new routine for the 2015-2016 school year. Click on the headline to view photos from the first day of school.
The Clayton Chamber Ensemble has been invited to perform at the Midwest Clinic International Band, Orchestra and Music Conference on Dec. 16 in Chicago. Each year, the Midwest Clinic displays top ensembles throughout the conference to showcase the newest ideas and talent. Click on the headline to learn more.
The Clayton High School Symphonic Band has been invited to perform for the Missouri Music Educators Association (MMEA) In-Service Workshop/Conference at the Tan-Tar-A Resort in January 2016. Through an audition process last school year, this honor was extended to only six Missouri high school bands for the 2016 conference. Click on the headline to learn more.
The Clayton High School Globe Newsmagazine has been nominated for the National Scholastic Newspaper Association’s (NSPA) prestigious Pacemaker Award. The Globe is one of only 16 finalists in the nation for this year’s competition. Click on the headline to learn more.
As part of an ongoing effort to protect the physical and emotional safety of all Clayton students, the District has begun requiring training and background checks for all volunteers who will be performing tasks that might put them in close and unsupervised contact with students. Individuals who are planning to volunteer within the District during the 2015-2016 school year are required to review the District's volunteer expectations, complete an enrollment form and submit a confidential background check form. Click on the headline to learn more about the process and download the forms.