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Clayton High School looks to create joint football team with Maplewood Richmond Heights High School

Nationwide, participation in high school football is on the decline, in part due to safety concerns, and it's a trend happening locally as well.

High-school trombone players named winner of 3rd annual Blues 2019 National Anthem contest  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO - On Wednesday, the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra and St. Louis Blues announced that a quartet of high-school area trombone players was ...

Graffiti with racial slur, 'threatening language' found in Clayton High School music room

CLAYTON, Mo. — Police and school leaders are investigating after graffiti with a racial slur and threatening language was found in the music room of Clayton ...

Clayton High student-journalists take a look at 'Those Who Came Before Us'

Just a few months remain in the 2018-19 school year, which means high school publications are nearing the end of their year of *content* as well. March was split ...

World War II vet, 93, graduated Thursday from Clayton High

Carlo Bruno dropped out in 1944 to enlist in Army Air Corps.

Clayton looks to Maplewood-Richmond Heights for a merged varsity football team

CLAYTON • Students at Clayton High School and Maplewood Richmond Heights High School may soon have the opportunity to play together on a merged ...

Clayton School District integrates computer science into curriculum following STEM bill

ST. LOUIS ( -- By the year 2020, the Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates there will be one million unfilled jobs in the field of computer science.

Snapchat post featuring gun that prompted Clayton High School closure referred to New Mexico school

Updated at 1 p.m. with superintendent statement that post referred to school in New Mexico. School officials in Clayton closed the high school Monday because ...

Louis Ira Wexberg  St. Louis Jewish Light

Louis Ira Wexberg, August 19, 2019, passed away at home, surrounded by those that loved him after fighting a long battle with aggressive prostate cancer.

Top Missouri high schools ranked in new report

St. Louis high schools dominated the list from U.S. News & World Report and one local school snagged the top spot.

Clayton High School Students Stage Walkout Over Gun Violence

Clayton High School Walkout - Clayton-Richmond Heights, MO - Watch live at 10 a.m. CDT as students at Clayton High School call for stricter gun laws and safer ...

Niche website lists best public school districts in Missouri

The top seven school districts are in the St. Louis area.

Clayton's divide and a Lindbergh goalie's battle: Here's what St. Louis area high school journalists are covering

From the struggles that STEM students endure to a soccer player's battle with cancer, here are some of the month's top stories and *content* from St. Louis high ...

iParty: 'Andy Comes Home' at Ritz Carlton | Television

Andy Cohen, who graduated from Clayton High School in 1986, returned to St. Louis in a fundraiser for the Clayton Education Foundation and Clayton school ...

Clayton High School investigating anti-Semitic Snapchat of student

Another report of an anti-Semitic social media post involving a Clayton High School student has raised controversy and efforts by district officials to educate their ...

Ladue's defense takes center stage in decisive win over Clayton

CLAYTON • Ladue has a knack of turning takeaways into scores, and they come in bunches.

Two STL students named as Presidential Scholars | Joe's St. Louis

Kimberley Tran, Sujay Manali will be lauded this summer in Washington.

Former Clayton, John Burroughs coaches honored with inaugural O'B-Hood Cup game

Michael O'Brien remembers first meeting Troy Hood one sweltering summer day on the campus of St. Louis University. The year was 1994.

New Clayton condos get green light | Building Blocks

Mark Mehlman and family are developing the project on Topton Way.

A year after IHOP incident, Clayton releases report on achieving racial equity

CLAYTON — The city of Clayton on Wednesday released a consultant's plan to repair its reputation with people of color who live, work, dine and shop in the ...

Renovations Planned For Center Of Clayton | West End Word  Times Newspapers

An $8.6 million expansion and renovation project will be taking place this summer at the Center of Clayton recreation center, 50 Gay Ave.

Clayton High's principal resigns amid Facebook mystery | Education

Louise Losos will leave on June 30 after questions surfaced about a Facebook page.

Clayton Student Journalists Take the Lead on Gun Violence Project 'Since Parkland'  Riverfront Times

Sunday's edition of the Miami Herald was an eye-catching one: SINCE PARKLAND, its headline decreed, there have been "12 months, 1,157 deaths" — a tally ...

St. Louis public high schools named best in Missouri  St. Louis Business Journal

St. Louis-area schools took eight of the top 10 spots among 150 statewide in a new ranking of the best public high schools in Missouri.

Clayton High students walk out as part of Ferguson protest

Less than a mile from where a St. Louis County grand jury decided not to charge Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, Clayton High School students walked ...

Clayton High students score perfect on college tests

From left: Gabrielle Choo-Kang, Omkar Venkatesh, Elizabeth Wolfgram and Sarah Widder. All three young women students scored a perfect 36 on the ACT test; ...

161 Students from Across the Country Named 2019 US Presidential Scholars  U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the 55th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 161 high school seniors for their ...

Clayton students walk out of school in demonstration on gun debate  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

CLAYTON, Mo. - Gun violence at St. Louis area schools was the focus of students, parents, lawmakers, and law enforcement on Friday. About 100 students ...

In Your Neighborhood- Clayton High School Varsity Hockey Team

CLAYTON, MO (KTVI)- FOX 2 News in the Morning is live in your neighborhood. Watch as Margie and Kevin hit the ice with the Clayton High School Varsity ...

Proposed Condo Development In Clayton Draws Criticism | West End Word  Webster-Kirkwood Times, Inc.

A proposed downtown Clayton condominium development is drawing backlash from city officials and residents due to the possible demolition of a historic ...

Local school districts ranked best in Missouri

The School District of Clayton is the best in Missouri, according to Niche's 2019 Best School Districts rankings.

Clayton principal reacts after students make 'hateful' post on social media

A Social media post is getting attention from students, parents and the administration at Clayton High School.

Clayton High School Graduates Class of 2011

Clayton-Richmond Heights, MO - A total of 196 seniors received diplomas Thursday night at the Washington University Field House.

Clayton School Board calls for 'sensible gun safety legislation'

Local education experts say they believe Clayton is the first area school board to issue a resolution on guns.

Clayton school bus involved in accident on I-170  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. - The Clayton High School girls' golf team was on its way to practice Thursday afternoon when their bus was rear-ended on Interstate ...

St. Louis School Districts Respond To Summer Gun Violence, Loss Of Students  KBIA

During the first week of the school year, St. Louis Public Schools didn't just deal with summer learning loss – it started classes without several of its.

Mehlman family proposes $11 million condo development in Clayton  St. Louis Business Journal

Plans submitted with the city of Clayton show the developer intends to build two nine-unit condominium buildings at 43-55 Topton Way.

Mehlman family releases new details on proposed Pearl Condominiums project in Clayton  St. Louis Business Journal

The Pearl Condominiums in Clayton will include 18 units, priced between $800000 and $1.5 million.

Clayton: Reeves Oyster | Clayton High School

Sports • Basketball, lacrosse. Academic bio • National Honors Society; Honor Roll; Dartmouth Book Award; Best of Show for Yearbook People/Classes Design; ...


Tonight the Clayton Police Department is standing up for our Clayton Comets to say: THREATS AGAINST OUR SCHOOLS WILL NOT BE TOLERATED.

Clayton was once home to a thriving African-American neighborhood. Now, it's little-known history.  St. Louis Public Radio

Picture the affluent St. Louis suburb of Clayton. Great schools. Flourishing businesses. A lively restaurant scene. But how Clayton came to be synonymous.

President Barack Obama cites Clayton High student in his school speech

SHOUT OUT FOR JAKE: In his third annual Back-to-School Speech today, President Barack Obama bestowed an honor on Clayton High School senior Jake ...

Schools grapple with hate-speech incidents | Local News  St. Louis Jewish Light

A group of Clayton High School students were disciplined last week after administrators learned that they had been targeting classmates with anti-Semitic hate ...

Horton Watkins Rams Football Coach Mike Tarpey Breaks 100 Wins

Ladue Football Coach Mike Tarpey Breaks 100 Wins - Ladue-Frontenac, MO - The football team is also enjoying a newly-renovated field. Stay Patched in for ...

Clayton students protest firing of football coach | High School Football

250 gather in show of support for Sam Horrell; he allegedly violated policy regarding workouts.

Sasha's On DeMun Gains Approval For Rooftop Patio, Renovations  Times Newspapers

A popular Clayton eatery has won approval to expand, and will now be able to include music as part of that expansion.

Most of ACT perfect scores come from the St. Louis area

Of the 82 Missouri students who graduated in May and scored perfectly on the American College Test, 46 of them were from the St. Louis area, according to the ...

We Love Our Neighborhoods  Ladue News

In our annual We Love Our Neighborhoods guide, meet 19 local families who share what they adore most about the communities in which they reside.

11th American Natya Festival Announced In St. Louis  Broadway World

A city rich in history and diversity, St. Louis is also becoming the capital of Indian classical dance. From April 19, 20, 201st 2019, the city will once again host ...

Done with pro career, Ahearn will coach at Clayton

After eight pro seasons, ex-De Smet and Missouri State standout is set to settle down at a high school where his father and uncle played.

Threats to Diablo View Middle School made via hacked social media account; juvenile arrested  KGO-TV

A student has been arrested in connection with threats of violence made towards Diablo View Middle School, the Clayton Police Department announced ...

As St. Louis' School Desegregation Program Winds Down, No One Can Say What Comes Next  Riverfront Times

For the past five years, Cynthia Wren, 66, has applied to get her ten-year-old granddaughter, Ariel Gibson, into St. Louis' student desegregation program.

St. Louis native, ‘Love Connection’ host Andy Cohen visits home for Cardinals game  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS - Celebrity Andy Cohen was in town Thursday enjoying a Cardinals baseball game with his family. The second season of the "Love Connection" ...

Clayton Graduate Brings Big Sonia to Her Hometown After K.C. Success  Riverfront Times

Sonia Warshawski, 92, likes to keep busy. When she's not working at the tailor shop she has owned for more than 30 years, she's going...

Former cheerleader says coach sexually assaulted her in 1984  St. Louis Public Radio

This article first appeared in the St. Louis Beacon, Nov. 21, 2011 - A former cheerleader at Normandy High School says a man who coached football there in.

Connecting high school biology teachers with the latest in science research — and with each other | The Source  Washington University in St. Louis News

Science teachers Hannah Niehoff (left), from Clayton High School in Clayton, Mo., and Stephanie Tate-Patterson, from Vashon High School in St. Louis, ...

N.C. State commit Savion Jackson ready for Under Armour glory  USA TODAY High School Sports

Clayton (N.C.) High School DE Savion Jackson, a N.C. State recruit, received his Under Armour All-American jersey Thursday morning.

3 St. Louis-area districts will stop suspensions for preschoolers through 3rd grade  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Three school districts say they will end out-of-school suspensions in the next two years for preschoolers through third-graders and instead use social workers, ...

Clayton residents speak out against Centene campus expansion  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The second phase of Centene's expansion features a 34-story office tower with space for a hotel, retail and parking. A plaza area and an auditorium that could ...

Jewish Book Festival, JCRC plan MLK Day author event  St. Louis Jewish Light

Author Sam Graham-Felsen will discuss his book “Green,” and lead a panel discussion on cross-racial friendships during a Martin Luther King, Jr. Day event at 7 ...

Top public high schools in Missouri and Kansas - Kansas City  Kansas City Business Journal

Twenty-nine public high schools across Missouri and Kansas were rated among the best in a U.S. News & World Report ranking. However, just one high school ...

Teens get politically active working on local campaigns  St. Louis Jewish Light

With midterm elections approaching soon, political-talk is ubiquitous, and for a small number of teens, politics play an important role in their lives. Ranging from ...

School counseling services stretched thin amid calls for more resources  St. Louis Public Radio

School counselors in Missouri already have high student caseloads and added duties, even as teachers, students and parents here and around the country call.

The 20 most challenging high schools in Missouri and Illinois

This is the time of year when high school students around the country are taking Advanced Placement tests. These tests are one measure the Washington Post ...

Ousted Principal Reveals Details Of Why She Was Shown The Door

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-- The former principal at Grand Center Arts Academy spoke exclusively with Fox 2 about being fired. Lynne Glickert was let go because of ...

Power Five commitment recap: June 1-7  247Sports

The 2020 recruiting cycle is heating up as some of the top high school football prospects around the country are announcing where they will play in college.

Samson Crouppen thanks Tiffany Haddish for his big St. Louis homecoming

Comedian Samson Crouppen had his big St. Louis homecoming a year ago when he opened for friend Tiffany Haddish at the Pageant.

March for Our Lives: St. Louis rallies against gun violence  St. Louis Public Radio

Thousands of people marched in downtown St. Louis on Saturday morning to protest gun violence and advocate for stricter gun control. Saturday's March for.

Indian-American students among US Presidential Scholars  India New England

Washington– Indian-American students accounted for more than 10 per cent of the 55th class of the 2019 US Presidential Scholars, according to the Department ...

Jews in the News: June 2019 | Business  St. Louis Jewish Light

Jewish Federation director of planned giving Lori Wishne was recently appointed to the board of the St. Louis Council of Charitable Planned Givers. The council ...

Dr. Gerald Wool  St. Louis Jewish Light

Dr. Gerald Wool passed away on May 13, 2019, at the age of 83.

World's largest robotics competition comes to St. Louis for final year  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Stephen Beauchamp, (left) coach of the Clayton High School robotics team, and Zach Fisher, (right) a sophomore on the robotics team, work on Wednesday, ...

Both Burlington high schools celebrate state volleyball championships  Journal Times

BURLINGTON — The chorus of Queen's “We Are the Champions” played in the Burlington High School gym as the WIAA state champion girls volleyball teams ...

Varsity Tutors Opens $5.9m Headquarters in Clayton; Looks to Add 150 Jobs - Entrepreneur Quarterly (EQ)  EQ - Entrepreneur Quarterly

Varsity Tutors, a live learning platform that connects students with personalized instruction to accelerate academic achievement, has opened a new 20000.

Arrested Downtown, Two Protesters Had a Unique Concern: High School Classes  Riverfront Times

When police released a list of the people arrested during the protests that filled downtown St. Louis on Sunday night, they included 121 adults — and two high ...

Goldstein-Berenson Wedding | Weddings And Engagements  St. Louis Jewish Light

Melanie Goldstein and Daniel Berenson have announced their upcoming wedding.

No shortage of legal advice for families denied school transfers  SuburbanJournals

Legal groups such as ACLU say class size restrictions, enrollment deadline aren't part of state law.

Grown-ups have failed our kids on gun legislation

On March 14, tens of thousands of students across the country used their collective outrage and walked out of their classrooms in protest after the nation's latest ...

University City Schools Placed On Lockdown After Prank

Jordan Elementary, Woods Middle School Lockdown - University City, MO - The lockdown has been lifted and all students and staff are safe. A spokesperson ...

Dr. Albert Burr  Daily Journal Online

BONNE TERRE -- Albert Leon “Coke” Burr died at his home in Hebron, Kentucky, on September 25, 2016. He was 85. Born in Bonne Terre, Missouri, ...

Christmas Village & Tree Lighting  Town of Clayton

Thousands of people will pack Main Street Thursday, November 29, 2018 to help bring Downtown Clayton alive with the holiday spirit for the 28th Annual Tree ...

Class 4 District 3 championship: MICDS 25, Hazelwood East 14 | Hazelwood East

MICDS' Graham Bundy Jr. (5) runs the ball in for a score during a Class 4 playoff game at SLUH on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at SLUH in St. Louis, Mo.

St. Louis Students Organize 'March for Our Lives' on March 24  Riverfront Times

Students seeking to force action on school shootings have organized a St. Louis "March for Our Lives" through downtown, set for March 24. A press...

Andy Cohen’s Former Teacher and Her Wife Allegedly Denied Housing Because They're Gay

Together as a couple for nearly 40 years, former teacher Bev Nance and her wife, Mary Walsh, a former phone-company manager, have barely slowed in their ...

Ty Ketz takes over as SCC girls basketball coach  Richmond-News

Having a small-school perspective is something that Ty Ketz hopes to use to keep the St. Croix Central girls basketball program at the top of the Middle Border ...

Meet the top high school journalists in Missouri

Ten Missouri high school journalists have been named to the 2017 All-State Journalism Team. The students were nominated by their advisers, who must be a ...

St. Louis students walk out of school to protest gun laws, safety  KBIA

Students in St. Louis — and around the country — walked out of school Wednesday morning as part of a national call for improved school safety and tighter.

Former St. Louisan's film about Holocaust survivor grandmother gets local debut  St. Louis Jewish Light

Kansas City's Metcalf South Mall in 2011 was a virtual ghost town of gated entrances, empty parking lots and closed storefronts. But one last establishment ...

MCU launches 'Break the Pipeline' campaign | Local News  St. Louis American

St. Louis-area activists took to the streets of St. Louis County again on Friday, May 13, this time to raise awareness of the school-to-prison pipeline and launch ...

Chuck Cohn turned a college project into a global business

Varsity Tutors is a live learning platform that connects students with personalized instruction online, on mobile devices and in person. To date, students have ...

Riverview Gardens students walk out, adding their voices to call for stricter gun laws

More than 200 Riverview Gardens High School students walked out Tuesday morning to protest gun violence and call for stricter gun control, but they fear they ...

Couple turns the loss of a child into the gift of life for others

ST. LOUIS -A local couple has turned the loss of their child into an annual, life-saving event. Joey Eidleman passed away in 2011. “He passed away ...

Mofsen-Lambert  The News & Observer

Charity Grace Lambert, daughter of Tom Lambert of Wilson, NC & Lynn Harris of Raleigh, NC and Michael Mofsen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Rick Mofsen of St. Louis, ...

Schools say students could be charged as felons for bullying or getting into a fight  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Local school leaders are scrambling to figure out changes to Missouri law coming Jan. 1 that some say could result in students being charged with felonies for ...

New varsity coach aspires to 'change the culture' of Boyceville basketball  Chippewa Herald

The Boyceville High School basketball program will be receiving a complete overhaul this 2018-19 season courtesy of its new varsity head coach, Austin ...

After Florida school shooting, St. Louis becomes hub for gun violence prevention activism  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

It's one more hug before sending the kids off to school. Looking around for fire exits in a movie theater. And researching state gun laws before deciding on a ...

State finals for Poetry Out Loud set for Sunday in SF  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The top 10 high school poets in New Mexico will compete Sunday in Santa Fe to become New Mexico Poetry Out Loud's State ... |

Read the latest St. Louis high school sports, high school athlete stats, high school schedules, recruiting news, photos and video from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch ...

Philanthropist Mary Ann Lee dies  St. Louis Business Journal

Mary Ann Lee, philanthropist and the wife of the late E. Desmond “Des” Lee, co-founder of Lee-Rowan Manufacturing Co., died Monday morning at age 90.

Missouri education officials say Normandy not authorized to pay for lawsuit

If the Normandy School District wants to continue its legal challenge to the state's school transfer law, it may have to find funds other than district money to pay for ...

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