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

Carroll Lehnhoff-Bell sits in her office at Clayton High School. Lehnhoff-Bell is the Director of Learning Support at CHS (Photo by Gwyneth Henke).

Profiles in Leadership: Caroll Lehnhoff-Bell

Marina Henke , News Section Editor January 21, 2015

Carroll Lehnhoff-Bell worked as a reading specialist and instructional coach at CHS for two years. Last year she assumed the role of director of learning support. What is the importance of building...

Stephanie Roberson stands in her office at Wydown Middle School. Roberson is the English Language Learners teacher (photo by Marina Henke).

Profiles in Leadership: Stephanie Roberson

Marina Henke, News Section Editor January 21, 2015

Stephanie Roberson is the English Language Learners teacher at Wydown Middle School. Roberson coaches volleyball, basketball and heads a step team. She also helps out with the middle school’s Social...

Stacy Felps is the instructional coordinator for Clayton High School. Here, she sits in her office (Photo by Gwyneth Henke).

Profiles in Leadership: Stacy Felps

Marina Henke, News Section Editor January 21, 2015

Stacy Felps was a math teacher at CHS for 30 years.  In 2014 ,she moved into the administrative position of instructional coordinator, giving her the opportunity to mentor teachers and suggest classroom...

Are you a Werner? (Photo by Gwyneth Henke)

Profiles in Leadership: Kurtis Werner

Noah Brown, Managing Editor January 18, 2015

Kurtis Werner, CHS social studies teacher, was all set to start his teaching career at Oakville School District, when he was informed a spot at Clayton became available. “I was in the right place at...

Photo of Clayton skyline by Olivia MacDougal

Skyline

Noah Brown and Peter Schmidt January 18, 2015

One year ago, the City of Clayton updated its Downtown Master Plan, a long-term project to sustainably develop downtown Clayton. The new plan included a proposal for the Crossing, a 26-story,...

A Classy Dilemma

A Classy Dilemma

Phoebe Yao, Marina Henke, and Alex Bernard November 6, 2014

Among the 872 students hurrying through the Clayton High School campus is junior Gabby Boeger, on her way to a 24 student honors precalculus class situated in a tight, windowless corner of the school’s...

Fake IDs are allowing more Clayton students to purchase alcohol on their own.

Fake Out

Peter Baugh and Rebecca Polinsky September 10, 2014

I.  Introduction She approached the clerk of the corner liquor store, a fifth of raspberry vodka in hand. She placed her ID on the counter, and waited for the clerk to accept her purchase. “This is...

Off the Beaten Path

Off the Beaten Path

Jeffrey Friedman March 7, 2014

by JEFFREY FRIEDMAN with reporting by PETER BAUGH and ABRAHAM BLUESTONE Ah, the endorphins. The feeling that comes with exercise is an amazing one. No matter where or when the workout takes place,...

The Collaborative School in Brentwood

The Collaborative School: An Alternative Approach

Peter Schmidt January 24, 2014

"I think that people see [the Collaborative School] as a very different place than what it is. I think people think that it's a place where bad kids go, and obviously I'm not a bad kid.  I think that...

Diane Monahan: One of the 10 Most Influential People in Clayton

Emma Ehll-Welply January 8, 2014

Diane Monahan defends the children of the St. Louis area. She is the family court commissioner for St. Louis County and deals with cases ranging from juvenile delinquency to abuse and neglect. After...

Harold Sanger Profile: One of the 10 Most Influential People

Emma Ehll-Welply January 8, 2014

Harold Sanger works a 24/7 job. As the mayor of Clayton he has the duty of representing the city, and he leads the effort to make Clayton the best version of itself. “It is very busy, we have...

Craig Owens Profile: One of the 10 Most Influential People

Emma Ehll-Welply January 8, 2014

City Manager Craig Owens often works behind the scenes of Clayton City government. “I have responsibility for day to day operations in the city: police, fire, public works, parks and recreation,...

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