The student news site of Clayton High School.

The Globe

The student news site of Clayton High School.

The Globe

The student news site of Clayton High School.

The Globe

Lead Learners

Lead Learners

Camille Respess, Editor-in-Chief August 29, 2016

  Last November, when Dr. Sharmon Wilkinson took a medical leave from her position as superintendent of the School District of Clayton, she knew who to leave the District in the hands of -...

Street art in the streets of the Grove. (Sophie Allen)

Bursting the Bubble: The Grove

Sophie Allen, Alex Bernard, and Grace Harrison May 12, 2016

Five and a half miles away from Clayton, a fluorescent sign hangs above Manchester Avenue, marking the entrance to a strip of restaurants, coffee shops, bars and street art known as The Grove. On a Saturday...

Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame

Brian Gatter, Reporter May 12, 2016

INTRODUCTION According to the Clayton Alumni Association, a Hall of Fame candidate has each of the following qualities: “Excellence in service to a recognized profession such as law, education, medicine,...

Crown Square

Bursting the Bubble: Old North St. Louis

Nestled above downtown St.Louis and just west of the Mississippi lies a 30 acre neighborhood:Old North St. Louis. Within this small locality exists a duplicitous community of decrepit, backless houses,...

Social Studies

Social Studies

Camille Respess, Olivia Reuter, and Samantha Zeid February 22, 2016

Introduction Human beings are wired to compare themselves to others. They can fall into the trap of valuing themselves based upon their perception of others’ strengths and weaknesses. In this technological...

Homelessness

Homelessness

Noah Brown, Managing Editor January 7, 2016

I. Clayton Connections Giacomo Brao, a former CHS student, housed two homeless people, one in his shed, and one in his house. At age 16, Brao met the first of two homeless people he would eventually house,...

State of Mind

State of Mind

Ellie Tomasson and Camille Respess December 3, 2015

Introduction We are afraid of what we don’t understand. Mental illness is an issue that is so cryptic and nuanced in nature that it scares us. Anxiety and depression, as Clayton High School juniors...

Clayton at Work: Daniel James

Elise Yang, Review Section Editor September 15, 2015

Concessions Attendant at the Hi-Pointe Theater   Q: What’s your hourly wage? A: $8.50 an hour.   Q: What’s the weirdest thing that’s happened here? A: This one lady...

Felix Evans at work at Cafe Manhattan.

Clayton at Work: Felix Evans

Lemuel Lan, Webmaster September 2, 2015

Waitress at Cafe Manhattan   Q: What’s your hourly wage? A: Minimum wage, or $7.65 plus tips. But people don’t usually tip on take outs, even though you’re supposed to.   Q:...

Kate Reeves works at the rock wall at the Center of Clayton (photo from Kate Reeves).

Clayton at Work: Kate Reeves

Alex Bernard, Editor-in-Chief August 26, 2015

Kate Reeves works as a rock wall belayer at the Center of Clayton. Q: What’s your hourly wage? A: $8.00 an hour. Q: What does your job consist of? A: I have to watch the climbers at all times, but...

Senior Henry Brown spent his summer working in the St. Louis Mayors office. (photo by Nahuel Feher)

Clayton at Work: Henry Brown

Alex Bernard, Editor-in-Chief August 26, 2015

Henry Brown worked as a intern at the St. Louis Office of the Mayor. Q:  What’s your hourly wage? A: I’m an unpaid intern. I get paid in recommendation letters. Q:  Hours per week? A: I usually...

Ryan giving a tour at The Muny.

Clayton at Work: Hannah Ryan

Camille Respess, Editor-in-Chief August 25, 2015

Usher at The Muny Q: What's your hourly wage? A: I get paid $17 an hour or $9, depending on what we are doing each night. I get around $35 every night. Q: What's your favorite part? A: There...

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