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  • Snack Cart Delivers Valuable Life Skills

    Clayton High School teachers and staff members know what it means when they hear the wheels of the school’s snack cart rolling down the hallway. But what makes the snack cart more significant than any tasty treat is the two students who accompany it. Click the headline to learn more and view photos.

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  • Historical Figures Gather for Captain Wax Museum

    Sightings of historical figures, athletes, entertainment icons occurred at Captain Elementary on Monday, Feb. 8, during the Second-Grade Wax Museum. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.

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  • "Making Time" Provides Platform for Creativity, Confidence-Building

    Based on research highlighting the positive impact of play and creativity on learning and child development, Meramec Elementary fourth-grade teacher Tim Baker is giving his students both time and space to be creative this school year. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.

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  • BOE Recognizes CHS National Merit Scholars

    The Board of Education honored the 23 National Merit Scholars at their meeting on Jan. 27. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.

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  • Kids Enjoy Getting Messy at PAT Event

    Clayton children and their families enjoyed making a mess at The Family Center on Saturday, Jan. 23, during the annual Messy Play event hosted by Clayton Parents as Teachers. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.

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  • Families Get Creative at Winter Art Fest

    Wydown Middle School families enjoyed a fun night out while celebrating their school’s diversity on Thursday, Jan. 21, at the Wydown Community Winter Art Fest. The event provided an opportunity for families to get to know one another while participating in a variety of art projects. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.

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  • Kindergarteners Curate Native American Art Museum

    Glenridge Elementary kindergarteners curated their very own Native American Art Museum in January. The museum featured the students’ artwork, which is connected with their learning in social studies about Native American culture. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.

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  • Playing in the Snow Isn't Just for Snow Days!

    Family Center students took advantage of the snow-covered play spaces to do some sledding and make snow angels on Jan. 21! Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.

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  • Clayton Administrator Receives Special School District’s Highest Honor

    School District of Clayton Assistant Superintendent of Student Services Dr. Greg Batenhorst has been selected to receive the Special School District’s (SSD) highest honor: the 2016 Special Ambassador Award. This recognition honors Batenhorst for his extraordinary commitment to SSD students and staff.

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  • Five Students Published in Collection of World War II Stories

    Five current and former District students are published authors and illustrators, some for the second time, with the release of The Grannie Annie Family Story Celebration’s 10th anniversary publication, "Echoes from World War II: Young Writers Sharing Family Stories." Click on the headline to learn more.

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  • Three Candidates File for Board of Education

    Clayton residents and District parents Brad Bernstein, Gary A. Pierson and Joe Miller have filed for the two available seats on the District’s Board of Education. Click on the headline for more information about the election and the Meet the Candidates Forum.

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  • Kindergarten Teachers Present "Kindergarten on the Horizon"

    Learn everything you need to know for your child's upcoming kindergarten year at Kindergarten on the Horizon on Monday, Feb. 22, from 7-8 p.m. at the Family Center. Click the headline to learn more.

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  • Nominate A Staff Member for Making A Difference

    Have you observed a Clayton staff member making a difference in the lives of students with disabilities? The District’s PAC.ED group (Parent Advisory Council of Children with Educational Disabilities) would like to know! PAC.ED is accepting nominations now through Friday, Feb. 5, for the Making Inclusion Happen Award and Creating Connections Award. Click the headline to learn more.

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  • Richmond Heights To Consider $18.7 Million TIF

    On Feb. 1, the Richmond Heights City Council will consider a Tax Increment Financing (TIF) proposal for The Boulevard South. Plans for the expansion include a parking structure, retail space, office space and 165 residential units. Should the project, which is in the Meramec Elementary attendance area, generate any additional enrollment, the District would not receive any corresponding revenue until 2039 and, once the project is complete, would be out hundreds of thousands of dollars of new revenue each year until the TIF expires. Click on the headline to learn more.

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  • State to Offer ACT to All 11th-Grade Students

    The state of Missouri will offer the ACT to all 11th-grade students this spring as part of the Missouri Assessment Program. All juniors enrolled in Missouri public schools are required to participate in the statewide ACT® Plus Writing assessment. Eleventh-graders who attend a private school or are home schooled are eligible to take the ACT in the district in which they live at no cost. Click on the headline to learn more.

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  • Board Approves 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 Calendars

    The Board of Education approved the 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 calendars at their Nov. 18 meeting. Click the headline to learn more.

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