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Wydown Gives Back

Michelle Schiller-Baker (left) and students hold boxes of cereal. They were helping provide breakfast for St. Martha's Hall.

Sarah Baker and Lise Derksen

November 15, 2018

“I feel like the community at Wydown always comes through in a really big way to help other people,” said Debra Solomon Baker, an eighth grade teacher at Wydown. “That’s a beautiful part of the Wydown community and a beautiful part of my job.” One such need is at St. Martha’s Hal...

Mr. Thurmon

Mr. Thurmon reads a story with Family Center student, Paul Castellano.

Angela Xiao, Reporter

November 8, 2018

Mr. Thurmon Stubblefield approaches the green room of the Clayton Family Center, the preschoolers in the room immediately flock to the door. Once Mr. Thurmon Stubblefield, known simply as Mr. Thurmon to those at the Family Center, enters their room, his presence is immediately known. The toddlers...

Featured Photos: 2018 Midterm Elections

Former US Senator and democrat Claire McCaskill addresses a crowd of supporters at her election watch party on Tuesday night. Later that night, McCaskill conceded the race for her re-election in Missouri to her republican opponent, Josh Hawley.

Michael Melinger, Chief Multimedia Editor

November 7, 2018

On Tuesday, Nov. 6, the United States held midterm elections for Congress positions all across the country. Included in those was the race between the incumbent U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill (D) and Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley (R) for McCaskill's Missouri seat in the U.S. Senate. Chief Photo...

Overprescribed

Common painkillers can become  a gateway to opioid addiction.

Grace Snelling and Lila Taylor

November 4, 2018

"I broke my nose playing basketball when I was 15 and I was prescribed tylenol-3's, which are codeine. I remember I just took them and I liked the way they made me feel. It was a different high than weed, and when I put the two together it was exactly what I’d been looking for, so that started [my...

Sixth Grade Camp vs. The Athletic Department

Counselor, Kim Cheng and CIT, Claudia Taylor carry their canoe out of the watrer.

Cece Cohen, Reporter

November 2, 2018

It seems as though the Clayton athletic department has a stigma when it comes to sixth-grade camp. Sixth-grade camp is an annual tradition where each fall the Wydown Middle School sixth grade class travels to Sherwood Forest Camp for 4 days and 3 nights. Depending on the number of sixth graders in...

Robotics Rolls into Wydown

The CHS Robohounds' robot,

Luka Bassnett, Reporter

October 9, 2018

Clayton High School is known for its successful FIRST robotics team, the Robohounds. However, while the high school team is well-known throughout the area (attending the World Championships in 2017), no similar club exists at Wydown Middle School. That will change this school year, when Wydown Middle School will become home to its own FIRST...

ARCHitecture & Renovations

The newly-renovated Gateway Arch museum draws large crowds at its opening event.

Josephine Cross and Noor Jerath

September 24, 2018

“For St. Louisans, the Arch really means home,” said Tom Nagel, the Communications Manager for the Gateway National Park Foundation. “When they see it from an airplane, or when they're coming back on a road trip, as soon as they see the Arch, they know they’re home.” Renovations on the...

Dulle propels Clayton Soccer to 2-1 win over Ladue Rams

Senior James Dulle, who scored both goals for Clayton, passes the ball to a teammate.

Jacob LaGesse, Editor-in-Chief

September 17, 2018

Die-hard Greyhounds and casual spectators alike can rest easy: Clayton athletics are making a comeback. On Monday, Sept. 17 the CHS Boys’ Varsity Soccer team ended its losing streak against district rival Ladue Rams in a 2-1 victory with seconds to spare in extra time. “Over the course of the...

Honors for Hwande

Chris Hwande in her classroom at Captain Elementary School.

Sara Stemmler, Feature Section Editor

September 12, 2018

The first step that Captain Science Specialist Chris Hwande had to take in receiving the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science and Mathematics Teaching was to keep a secret. In fact, Hwande was aware of her incredible feat nearly a year before the ceremony actually took place in D.C this past...

Welcome to the Doghouse

The Globe welcomes the new faculty of Clayton high school in our latest cover story.

September 6, 2018

The Globe welcomes the new faculty at Clayton High School with a Q&A about their teaching career, plans for the future, and more! Click on a teacher's profile below to learn more.

WMS Students Demand Gun Control From Roy Blunt

WMS Students Demand Gun Control From Roy Blunt

Mitali Sharma, Editor-in-Chief

May 25, 2018

While the majority of their classmates spent Friday afternoon spending time with friends at Starbucks, seven Wydown Middle School students made the decision to forfeit this entertainment and instead use the time to demand stronger gun control. The demonstration took place outside Missouri Senator Roy...

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