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The student news site of Clayton High School.

The Globe

The student news site of Clayton High School.

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The Death of Nuance

Dear Readers, Welcome to the Death of Nuance! As I hit publish, I am proud of what we have accomplished with this project. Dozens of essays have been written, encouraging teachers and students to think...

Clayton students cheer on the football team during the homecoming game.

Changing the Policy

Alex Cohen, Isabel Erdmann, and Kaia Mills-Lee April 7, 2022

Participation Policy Of all the public schools in the St. Louis area, Clayton is the only one with a no-cut policy in athletics. Implemented nearly 40 years ago, CHS’s no-cut policy was intended to...

Two bills in the Missouri legislature aimed at protecting parents rights have fueled a debate over critical race theory.

1474 & 1995

Ivy Reed and Shane LaGesse February 9, 2022

The Hearing By 8 a.m. on Tuesday, January 11, Missouri House hearing room seven was packed full of Missourians waiting to testify in the coming Joint Education Committee hearing. Among them were parents,...

Learning Center intern Nino La Madrid works with a student. La Madrid has been with the Clayton School District for 14 years. Prior to working at CHS, LaMadrid was an actuary and a college math instructor. During his 14 years in the school district, LaMadrid’s $26,000 salary has remained largely unchanged.

Unlivable Wages

Owen Auston-Babcock, Senior Managing Editor December 15, 2021

This piece and its author are the 2022 recipient of the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award for high school print news. I. Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, for a year, Andrew Roberts would...

Death in American Society

Death in American Society

Globe Staff November 29, 2021

  Death Culture Celebrations of Death While many Americans view death as the end of life, other cultures around the world believe that life continues after death. Instead of somber funerals,...

11 new teachers are ready to bring their expertise to Clayton High School.

Welcoming New CHS Teachers

Globe Staff September 19, 2021

From physics to band, 11 new teachers head to Clayton to share their knowledge, expertise, and passion for teaching. Learn more about the newest additions to the Clayton community.

After serving in the Clayton School District for 11 years, Superintendent Dr. Sean Doherty plans to retire at the end of the 2020-21 school year.

Dr. Sean Doherty

Owen Auston-Babcock, Senior Managing Editor May 25, 2021

“I never came into this district thinking I was going to end up being the superintendent,” said Dr. Sean Doherty, the Superintendent of the School District of Clayton, who announced his plan to retire...

The Globe examines the danger of ignoring our current climate crisis. Art by Ella Cuneo.

In Danger

Shane LaGesse, Editor-in-Chief January 25, 2021

Global temperature rise, warming oceans, shrinking ice sheets, glacial retreat, sea level rise, ocean acidification— a few minutes on NASA’s climate change evidence page is enough to leave one more...

The State of Politics

The State of Politics

The Globe examines the internal and external workings of current and future American politics

A police car on a road, photo taken from an upwards angle.

American Policing

The role of police in America is becoming increasingly ambiguous. The Globe takes a look at the past, present and future of policing.

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