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10,000 Hours

10,000 Hours
Juniors, Ethan Mayer and Theo Bockhorst share their experiences of playing the violin
May 17, 2019

Ethan Mayer and Theo Bockhorst are two juniors at Clayton High School who both play the violin. Together, they started charting their violin progress on Instagram and collectively have over 24k followers...

Hydroponic Farming

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Could hydroponics save the world?
May 14, 2019

Hydroponic farming is a small part of hydroculture, which consists of growing plants without soil, using only mineral nutrient solutions in a water solvent and special growing medium such as coconut coir,...

Tucker Hall at Carnegie Hall

Students performing at Carnegie Hall as part of the Honors Performance Series.
CHS junior Tucker Hall's passion and musical talent has given him the opportunity to perform at some of the most esteemed concert halls in the world
May 7, 2019

Carnegie Hall and Sydney Opera House. Even non-musicians can recognize these names as two of the most prestigious music halls in the world. After summer 2019, however, CHS junior Tucker Hall will be able...

Victorious Volunteen

CHS Volunteen poses for a group picture on club picture day.
May 1, 2019

To many CHS students, earning community service hours is an important part of their high school life.  This fall, sophomore Josie Gillette took the lead in rebuilding Volunteen at CHS, a club that provides...

BREAKING: St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger Resigns as Indictment Unravels

A wide view of the St. Louis Skyline from Downtown.
April 29, 2019

CLAYTON - St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger resigned as county executive on Monday after he was indicted by a federal grand jury last Thursday on three counts including charges of bribery, mail...

Beyond the Board

The School District of Clayton has cancelled school until April 3, 2020 due to COVID-19.
April 24, 2019

How can the School District of Clayton attain its vision for the Profile of the Graduate? The Globe examines the potential for student and teacher voice and leadership in the District by considering new...

BREAKING: Officer Involved Shooting at Ladue Schnucks

Wesley Bell, St. Louis County Prosecutor, is seen standing with several officers.
April 23, 2019

UPDATE 4/24/19 6:37 p.m : St. Louis County told media today that the victim from yesterday's shooting remains at the hospital. They did not say in what condition.  Additionally, surveillance footage...

St. Louis likely to get soccer team after MLS leadership met in L.A. earlier today

Major League Soccer commissioner Don Garber announced Thursday, April 18, 2018, that the league will eventually expand to thirty teams.
April 18, 2019

Earlier this morning a group of executives from Major League Soccer held a meeting where on the agenda, among other items, was a proposal for the addition of new teams to the league. Not only did they...

Breaking: Attorney General Barr releases Mueller Report

Attorney General William P. Barr is seen on TV monitors in the briefing room of the White House as he delivers remarks on the release of the report on the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election April 18, 2019 in the White House in Washington, D.C.
April 18, 2019

This a developing story, it will be updated. On April 18, 2019 Attorney General William Barr released the highly anticipated Mueller Report.  The 448-page document details Russian interference into...

Talented Talavera

Photo provided by Talavera family
April 16, 2019

For freshman Daena Talavera, what began as a birthday gift from her dad became one of the most important additions to her daily life. At the age of 8, Talavera was introduced to fencing, and has been involved...

Transforming the Game

Transforming the Game
CHS senior girls’ varsity soccer player Nicky Taghert is the first Missouri transgender high school athlete
April 11, 2019

“I felt that playing for the team that matched my gender identity was something that I wanted and something that I felt should be available to people who are being forced to play for teams that don’t...

Student Representation on the BOE passes in landslide 6-1 vote

Greg Pierson shakes hands with new board president Joe Miller after a successful 6-1 vote to approve the Student Representation on the Board of Education.
April 10, 2019

This is a developing story.  It will be updated as more information becomes available.   Earlier this evening, on April 10, 2019, the Clayton Board of Education voted to add a Student Representative...

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