Solar Eclipse – Important Information

On Monday, August 21, all of North America will be able to view a solar eclipse. We are completely within the narrow band of totality so Affton will be a great place to see the eclipse! To celebrate this historic event, all Affton students and staff will view the solar eclipse and participate in learning… Read more »

My #AfftonStrong Goal

We can’t wait to see all of your #BackToAffton best! Once again this year, we will be compiling a First Day of School album featuring our students. But this year, we also want to know what you hope to accomplish this school year. What’s your #afftonstrong goal? Do you want to make new friends? Or learn something new… Read more »

2017-2018 Back To School Resource Guide

The 2017-2018 school year is just around the corner! School begins for students on Wednesday, August 16, and to help you get ready, here’s a list of Back to School resources: Bus Schedules – updated 08.07.17 with correction to bus routes for Gotsch; updated 08.02.17 with a correction to Bus #10 for AHS Cougar Care (Before & After… Read more »

Students Needed: Tues, Aug 1

Affton School District is looking for students to appear in a video that will be shown to all of our teachers and staff on Opening Day. We need 3-4 students of specific ages on the following date and times: Tuesday, August 1 at 1:00 pm Affton Early Childhood students Tuesday, August 1 at 2:00 pm… Read more »

2017-2018 Open House & Orientation Schedule

Mark your calendars! School Open Houses and Student Orientations have been scheduled. Additional information will be mailed to parents soon. Affton Early Childhood Friday, August 11 & Monday, August 14 Check your parent packet for times Mesnier Primary Monday, August 14 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Kindergarten only 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.: Grades 1 & 2 Gotsch… Read more »

Solar Eclipse – Aug. 21, 2017

On Monday, August 21, 2017, St. Louis will experience the totality of the moon obscuring the sun, otherwise referred to as a total solar eclipse. During that time, darkness will fall, temperatures may drop 10-15 degrees, breezes may vanish, insects will come out, and stars and planets will be visible. Affton School District does plan… Read more »

2017-2018 School Supply Lists

School supply lists for the 2017-2018 school year have been posted, and can be found here: Mesnier Primary (Grades K-2 + special subjects) Gotsch Intermediate (Grades 3-5) Rogers Middle (Grades 6-8) Affton Early Childhood teachers will be mailing a list of school supplies to their students in July. Affton High School does not have a… Read more »

Affton Earns 2017 Outstanding Board Award

Affton School District is pleased to announce that the Affton Board of Education has earned the 2017 Outstanding Board of Education Award in School Finance Resources from the Missouri School Board Association (MSBA). “This is the third year in a row that we have received the Outstanding Board of Education Award from the MSBA, and the Affton… Read more »

Five Alumni Inducted into Hall of Fame

On March 5, five Affton High School alumni were included in the 2017 class of inductees into the Affton Hall of Fame. They include: Antionette Morgan-Cousins (class of 1990), executive director of AMIkids St. Louis; Dale L. Rollings (1958), attorney; Bill Slenker (1965), fourth generation builder and developer; Timothy J. Smith, Sr. (1997), founder of… Read more »

Class of 2017 Finishes Strong

Congratulations to the Class of 2017! Students in Affton High School’s graduating class of 2017 were awarded 267 scholarships with a monetary value of $9.4 million — a new school record and a whopping $3 million MORE than any other graduating class from Affton! The graduates – 199 in all – walked across the stage… Read more »

2017 Summer Bus Routes

Bus routes for summer school are available here. As a reminder: To determine the time that the bus should be arriving at your stop, add (1) minute per stop prior to yours from the route starting time. Please be at your stop location (5) minutes prior to pick-up.