Wydown Middle School Literacy Teacher Rob Maesaka has been selected as the 2019 Missouri Humanities Excellence in Education award winner. Click on the headline to learn more.
The Wydown sixth-grade Chess Team earned the second place trophy despite being short handed for the duration of the league tournament. Click on the headline to learn more.
For the second straight year, the Wydown seventh- and eighth-grade team claimed the title of top chess team in their division. Click on the headline to learn more.
Wydown Middle School Counselor Jason Thompson has been named Lindenwood University’s 2019 Adjunct of the Year. Thompson is a longtime adjunct professor with Lindenwood’s School of Education. Click on the headline to learn more.
WMS Librarian Dr. Victoria Jones has been selected as this year's recipient of the Greater St. Louis School Librarian Association Advocate of the Year Award. This award is given annually to a school librarian advocate who supports the library media services in an exemplary manner. Click on the headline to learn more.
The Wydown Chess Team captured third place in the 2019 Missouri Scholastic Chess Championships held on Saturday, March 30, at Battle High School in Columbia, Missouri. In individual competition, three WMS players placed in the top 15. Click on the headline to learn more.
Four Wydown Middle School students took home top honors for the sixth year in row in the Gifted Resource Council’s Equations Academic Challenge Cup held on Wednesday, Feb. 27. Click on the headline to learn more.
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Announcements – Friday, November 15th
The spring musical is Matilda. In preparation for this, the theatre department is offering 2 Dance Workshops which are open to all interested students, no experiience necessary. The dates are November 13 and November 22. The workshops run from 3:20-4:15 in the gym. See the blue posters in all team areas or Mrs. Miller with questions.
All students interested in being part of the spring musical "Matilda" should attend the required informational meeting on Tuesday, November 19th after school in the theatre. See the blue posters in all team areas or Mrs. Miller with questions.
Wydown Middle School's Black Student Union is planning to attend Better Family Life's upcoming teen empowerment rally on November 26, 2019 from 9am to 12:30pm. This event is free and open to all WMS students. However, there are a limited number of slots, so if you are interested, please pick up the permission forms in the front office as soon as possible. Forms must be returned by this Friday, November 15, 2019 in order for you to attend. You can also see Dr. Powell-Walker or Mrs. Connor for a form or if you have questions. Student attendance, grades and behavior will be considered in determining which students can participate.
The CHS Black Student Union and the Office of Student Services invites you to a fun night at the Magic House @ MADE located at 5127 Delmar on Wednesday, November 20th from 6 to 8 pm. All ages are welcome and dinner will be provided. This event is free and we hope you’ll bring non-perishable items to help us restock the Clayton Cares Pantry. See a BSU student leader for more information.
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