School District of Clayton

Office of the Superintendent

The superintendent is the School District of Clayton's instructional leader and chief executive officer. She is responsible for the quality of the District's curriculum, educational programs and support systems, the management of the schools and the administration of all District policies and procedures.

It is the superintendent's responsibility to recommend policies to the Board of Education and, when adopted by the Board, implement, interpret and execute them. As the only employee hired and supervised by the Board, she provides leadership and counsel to the Board in the development of the District's mission and goals. Additionally, the superintendent provides professional support and advice on all matters considered at the Board table.

The superintendent is also responsible for the direct supervision of the following personnel:

  • Assistant Superintendent of Teaching and Learning
  • Assistant Superintendent of Student Services
  • Human Resources Consultant
  • Chief Communications Officer
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Chief Information Officer
  • Building Principals/Family Center Director
  • Executive Assistant to the Superintendent

To reach the superintendent, please contact:

Dr. Sharmon Wilkinson
Administrative Center
#2 Mark Twain Circle
Clayton, Missouri 63105
(314) 854-6017

Department Staff
Barbara Moore
Executive Assistant to the Superintendent