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The student news site of Clayton High School.

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The student news site of Clayton High School.

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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

I. Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, for a year, Andrew Roberts would get off work at his job as an intern in the Learning Center at Clayton High School and go to St. Louis Lambert International...

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 18, 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.

Four new teachers spanning across different departments join Clayton High School

Fresh Faces to CHS

Sofia Erlin, Yiyun Xu, Kaitlyn Tran, and Noor Jerath October 14, 2020

While we have been in school for a while now, there are some new teachers at Clayton High School. Because of online learning, you may have not gotten the chance to meet them. Meet the new teachers at Clayton!

Covid-19 In St Louis

Covid-19 In St Louis

May 22, 2020

COVID-19 is a wide spread disease dominating much of the U.S. right now. While some nations across the world are seeing a decrease in COVID-19, cases are steadily on the rise in the U.S. Missouri is following...

What does it mean to be gifted, and what makes someone gifted?

What does it mean to be gifted?

BACKGROUND Although gifted services in the Clayton School District have seen numerous variations over the past 10 years, 2017 marked a new phase in the program. 70 percent of all identified gifted students...

How do you learn to love your body, when that means losing your sense of control?


intro. Your phone dings. It’s a text from your friend. “Want to go get food with me?” it reads. Your heart drops. You think back to earlier that day, to the donut you couldn’t stop yourself from...

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