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Co-Teaching at Clayton

Co-Teaching at Clayton

Sofia Erlin, Reporter

February 27, 2019

The benefits of shared leadership have been recognized in many aspects of American life. Planes are always flown by two pilots. Policemen work in pairs. Surgeons operate in groups. The gain of having more than one person doing a job has proved to be helpful in many careers. Now, two CHS history teachers,...

Liu in China

Liu in China

Richard Cheng, Senior Managing Editor

February 21, 2019

Most Clayton High School students might spend their summer at camps, relaxing at home or on vacation. Some select, highly-motivated kids might even get a jump start on their summer homework before the first weeks of August. For Cynthia Liu, her summer culminated in a final singing performance hosted...

Algebra and Number Theory

Algebra and Number Theory

Aaron Zoll

February 12, 2019

Mr. Kleinberg's brand new "Algebra and Number Theory" mathematics class covers more advanced topics than many others, such as non-Euclidean geometry, logic and many other areas of math that curious students could not learn about in normal curriculum.

Lola Jean’s Giveback Coffee

Lola Jean’s Giveback Coffee

Abby Sucher

February 7, 2019

Lola Jean’s Giveback Coffee is a pop-up coffee shop on up-and-coming Macklind Avenue. With tasty treats such as flaky lemon turnovers and spicy pepper and basil biscuits, delicious drinks mixed with in-house made syrups, and a simple yet charming design with plenty of plants and places to sit, Lola...

63105: The Gilded Zip Code

63105: The Gilded Zip Code

Michael Bernard,, Jacob LaGesse, Michael Melinger, Grace Snelling, Sara Stemmler, Anna Sturmoski, and Lila Taylor

February 4, 2019

63105: The Gilded Zip CodeMichael Bernard, Jacob LaGesse, Michael Melinger, Grace Snelling, Sara Stemmler, Anna Sturmoski and Lila TaylorEvery August, a new class of Sperry-stepping, Patagonia-sporting students strut through the doors of CHS into what will be one of their many experiences with the ...

Richard Engelke

Richard Engelke

Vivian Chen and Dheera Rathikindi

January 30, 2019

Richmond Engelke, Richard for short, is a janitor at CHS. You may have passed by him before in the school hallways, but chances are, you didn’t give him much thought. However, in addition to being a janitor, he is also a self-published author. Before Engelke began writing, he owned a video store called “H...

AncestryDNA teams up with Spotify

AncestryDNA teams up with Spotify

Sonia Palamand, Reporter

January 28, 2019

The worldwide leaders of genealogy recently asked: “If you could listen to your DNA, what would it sound like?” Spotify, the world’s largest music company, and AncestryDNA, the largest DNA network in the world, have teamed up to make playlists based on your DNA. To create the playlist, you’...

Unicreamer

Unicreamer

Yiyun Xu, Reporter

January 23, 2019

As more people look into healthy lifestyles, many turn away from animal-based products. This results in meeting the adequate amount of protein becoming a top priority for most. Protein-packed foods are a popular trend recently, and Unicreamer is among the top brands for alternative protein sources. Launch...

The Trouble with Trash

The Trouble with Trash

Josephine Cross and Noor Jerath

January 18, 2019

The U.S. generates around 200 million tons of garbage every year, according to dosomething.org. That is enough waste to fill Busch stadium from top to bottom twice every day for a year. The main thing that Americans throw away is paper -- an item that is easily recyclable. Environmental activists work tir...

G-H’s Gym Changes

G-H’s Gym Changes

Sarah Baker and Lise Derksen

January 16, 2019

“While I wasn’t really looking for a change, change was probably the biggest thing that I needed and now I have the benefit of collaborating with my department every single day,” CHS physical education and health teacher Sarah Gietschier-Hartman said. Gietschier-Hartman transitioned to the high ...

The Rise of SoundCloud

The Rise of SoundCloud

Lulu Hawley

January 10, 2019

Since 2008, Soundcloud has allowed new up and coming artists to release their content with minimal effort. Like YouTube, many musicians post their projects onto SoundCloud with hopes of being “discovered." This website, and smartphone app, created in 2014, is growing more popular each day, especial...

Too Big to Fail

Too Big to Fail

Naveed Naemi

January 6, 2019

In 1890 the United States passed the Sherman Antitrust Act. This law prohibited the formation of monopolies in the states. Over 120 years later, a marketing goliath has emerged. Its name is Amazon. Once an unknown marketing company owner, Jeff Bezos, the CEO of Amazon, currently has a net worth of 137.6 billion dollars. Along with the rapid e...

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