Missouri Governor Mike Parson and Education Commissioner Margie Vandeven honored recent CHS grad Kimberley Tran during a ceremony at the Capitol on Monday, June 10, for her selection as a U.S. Presidential Scholar. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Carlo Joseph Bruno, 93, was on track to graduate from CHS in 1946 when he chose, instead, to serve his country by enlisting in the Army Air Corps. Bruno received his diploma alongside the Class of 2019 during the commencement ceremony on May 30. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
Clayton High School's Class of 2019 celebrated its accomplishments over the past 13 years and prepared for new challenges and successes during its commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 30, at Chaifetz Arena. Click on the headline to view photos.
CHS seniors Michael Bernard, Jacob LaGesse and Lila Taylor, along with alumna Gracie Morris (‘18), earned the 2019 Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Journalism Award for their article, article, “Trafficked: Human Trafficking in St. Louis." Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton fifth-grade students were promoted to the next chapter in their education during the special ceremony on Thursday, May 30. Click on the headline to view photos from each school.
The Clayton High School Black Student Union hosted its inaugural Senior Farewell & Pinning Ceremony on Thursday, May 23, in the CHS Library. Click on the headline to learn more and view photos.
The School District of Clayton is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Regina Moore as Clayton High School Assistant Principal beginning with the 2019-2020 school year. Click on the headline to learn more.
The School District of Clayton is pleased to announce the appointment of Clayton High School Physical Education (P.E.) and Health Teacher Steve Hutson as the new CHS Athletic Director beginning with the 2019-2020 school year. Click on the headline to learn more.
The School District of Clayton is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Robyn Viloria Wiens as Assistant Superintendent of Student Services beginning with the 2019-2020 school year. Click on the headline to learn more.
Clayton High School Assistant Principal Dr. Ryan Luhning has been selected as the next principal of Valley Park High School beginning with the 2019-2020 school year. He will begin his new role on July 1. Click on the headline to learn more.
Click on the headline to review helpful handouts distributed to 2019-2020 kindergarten parents at the District's annual Kindergarten on the Horizon held in February.
Assistant Superintendent of Student Services Dr. Kashina Bell has been selected to be the new Assistant Superintendent of People and General Administration for the School District of University City beginning with the 2019-2020 school year. Click the headline to learn more.
Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources Dr. Tim Dilg has been appointed superintendent of the Valley Park School District beginning with the 2019-2020 school year. Click the headline to learn more.
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Are you interested in bringing a community perspective and helping the School District of Clayton plan long-range financial strategies? The District is seeking volunteers (parents, community members or corporate citizens) to serve on the District's standing Long-Term Financial Planning Committee. Click on the headline to learn more about the committee and to apply to become a member.
Clayton residents and District parents Jenaro Centeno, Amy S. Rubin and David H. Robb have filed for the two available seats on the District’s Board of Education. The community will vote on Tuesday, April 7, to elect two new directors to the BOE. The two directors will be sworn-in at the April 8 BOE meeting.
The St. Louis County Department of Health has asked school districts to remind parents about the occurrence of pertussis, also known as “whooping cough,” and the precautions necessary to avoid passing along the illness to other children. Click on the headline for more information.
The District continues to receive questions about its position on residential tax abatements like the one granted by the City of Clayton to the developers of The Crossing. Click the headline to learn more.
Many parents and community members have sent messages and expressed concern about recent action by the Missouri legislature making it possible for teachers to carry concealed firearms in schools. Click the headline to learn more about this bill and Missouri’s conceal and carry law to understand how this issue is being addressed in the District.
Cold and flu season is here. Please consult with your child’s physician to find out when flu shots will be available for your family. Students with chronic health conditions, including asthma, and those who are immunocompromised are highly encouraged to obtain a flu shot early. Click on the headline for more information about protecting your family this flu season.
Information regarding school closures or schedule changes due to inclement weather will be posted on the front page of the District's website as soon as a decision is made. Click on the headline for more information about school closing and snow schedule procedures.