More than 20 of the District’s international families from Captain, Glenridge and Meramec Elementary Schools spent the day together on Sunday, March 18. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Kid Zone students taking part in the Buzzfeed Club expanded their cooking skills and learned to follow recipes while creating instructional videos on how to make different kinds of snacks. Click on the headline to view the video.
Captain Elementary parents, students and staff took part in an evening of storytelling and powerful conversations on Tuesday, March 13. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Fifth-grade students and their teachers from across the School District of Clayton spent the day together on Friday, Feb. 23, for the District’s fifth annual Fifth-Grade STEM Day. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
In conjunction with Black History Month, Captain Elementary students spent the day on Monday, Feb. 5, participating in a school-wide simulation of The Great Migration. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
The District’s elementary guidance counselors follow several different curricula during their monthly classroom lessons to support students’ social, emotional and academic growth and development. Click on the headline to learn more.
Captain Elementary Librarian Tom Bober is one of five school librarians in the country to be recognized by Library Journal as a 2018 Mover & Shaker for his work in promoting the use of primary sources in schools and school libraries. Click on the headline to learn more.
Three candidates have filed for two seats on the School District of Clayton Board of Education. The terms of BOE Secretary Amy Rubin and Director Jenaro Centeno will expire in April 2018. Click the headline to view the PTO Council Voters' Guide and listen to the Candidate Forum.
aptain Elementary Librarian Tom Bober has accepted an appointment to the 2019 Caldecott Award Committee. The Caldecott Medal is awarded annually to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children. Click on the headline to learn more.
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.