The Family Center welcomed students to the first day of the 2017-2018 school year on Tuesday, Aug. 15. Click on the headline to view photos.
The 2- through 5-year-old campers at the Family Center’s summer camp have been enjoying visits from the youth librarian from the Mid-County Branch of the St. Louis Public Library this summer. Click the headline to learn more, and view photos.
Summer Camp attendees welcomed a few special visitors to the Family Center on June 13. Members of the Clayton Fire Department brought one of their fire trucks to the Family Center for students to explore. Click the headline to learn more, and view photos.
The School District of Clayton and its Parent Advisory Council of Children with Educational Diversity (PAC.ED) celebrated nine outstanding staff members for their commitment to inclusion in Clayton’s schools at an awards ceremony on Wednesday, May 24. Click the headline to learn more, and view photos.
Parents and their preschoolers have been spending their Friday afternoons channeling their best “gingerbread man” or “fox” in preparation for the Family Center’s The Very, Very Gingerbread Man Opera. Click the headline to learn more, and view photos.
Family Center students spent their afternoon on April 6 taking part in a fun and engaging collaboration with members of Clayton High School’s Tri-M Chapter of the National Music Honor Society. Click on the headline to learn more and view phots.
The 2016-2017 school year marks the ninth year the Family Center has partnered with Metro Theater Company for its school residency program. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
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.
The Missouri House of Representatives is currently considering HB 634, which would allow charter schools to operate in any school district in the state, including successful, high-performing districts like Clayton. Click the headline to learn more.
Thanks to the generosity of students, staff and their families across the District, more than 500 refugees and other needy individuals in the St. Louis area have coats to wear this winter. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
The School District of Clayton completed lead testing in all of its buildings this fall. Testing, and follow-up testing on the only faucet that exceeded levels in its initial test, did not find any instances of lead levels exceeding the District’s 10 ppb action limit. Click on the headline to learn more.
The School District of Clayton has hired a contractor to test faucets and drinking fountains for lead contamination in all of the District's facilities. Even though the District does not anticipate the water in any of its buildings to test positive for lead contamination, the testing is being performed out of an abundance of caution and to confirm that the water in our schools is indeed safe. Click on the headline to learn more.