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.
Glenridge Elementary has a new creative outlet for its students this school year that teaches them to make real world connections with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Click on the headline to learn more about the Glenridge Makerspace STEM Lab and view photos from first project of the school year.
Seventeen Wydown Middle School students had the opportunity to make valuable cultural connections to what they have learned in their Chinese classes during a nine-day trip to China this summer. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
One beginning-of-the-school-year activity at Meramec Elementary has quickly become an annual school tradition for students and staff. For the third year in a row, Meramec Counselor Anthony Henderson is visiting every classroom in the building to read and discuss a book with students. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
School District of Clayton 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.
When Wydown Middle School incoming eighth-grader Lucy Flores emailed Ray Kurzweil, a director of engineering at Google, to ask for help with a class project, she never imagined she would be invited to tour the Google offices in California, attend graduate-level lectures at Singularity University and be the special guest at one of Kurzweil's “fireside chats” with graduate students! Click the headline to read the article.
Incoming seniors (from left) Xuechun Qian, Matthew De la Paz, Madeleine Goedegebuure and Saori Tomatsu spent six weeks this summer carrying out intensive science research through the prestigious Students and Teachers as Research Scientists (STARS) program. Click on the headline to learn more.