RMS Events Postponed – 02.28.17

Due to predicted storm warnings for the St. Louis area, two events at Rogers Middle School — the Winter Carnival and Innovation Night — have been postponed. Make-up dates for both events will be announced once determined.

Affton High School Students Work to Eliminate Hate

Affton High School seniors Josh Krakos and Grace Ederer are leading the charge to eliminate hate and discrimination in their school. Watch for a news feature on Josh and Grace, which should air during the evening news at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. on KSDK (NBC/Channel 5) Friday, March 3. Through their work with the… Read more »

Parent Survey & Focus Group Results

This semester, we have reached out to our parent and staff communities in new ways to hear your voice. Below you’ll find results of both the 2016-17 Parent Survey and the Focus Group Series that was held for parents, staff and administrators earlier this year. 2016-17 Parent Survey 426 parents and guardians responded to the… Read more »

Board Recognizes Award-Winning Students

Congratulations to Affton High School juniors Curtis Dawkins, Lori Eckhardt, Sam Krakowski, Pamela Petterchak, and Nicole Wagoner! These students were recognized by the Board of Education at the Feb. 21 meeting for their first place finish in Design & Presentation at St. Louis Community College’s Project Lead the Way (PLTW) competition earlier this month. Explains… Read more »

2017-18 AECC Enrollment Begins Soon

We’re looking for our newest learners, ages 3 to Pre-Kindergarten! Affton Early Childhood enrollment for the 2017-2018 school year will open for new students on March 1. Click here for registration information.  Pending availability, registration for out-of-district families will open May 1.

2017 Camp Cougar Information

Camp Cougar, the Affton School District’s summer camp program, will be held at Mesnier Primary School and hosted by the YMCA. For more information on dates, pricing and camp activities, please click here. Register Early & Save: • 20% OFF* up to three weeks of camp until February 28 • 10% OFF* up to three weeks of camp from March… Read more »

2016-2017 SOAR Awards: Nominate an Unsung Hero

Click here to nominate. The 21st Annual SOAR (Service and Outstanding Achievement Recognition) Awards will be held Wed., April 19  at 7 p.m. at the Affton High School Auditorium (8309 Mackenzie Road, 63123). You have the opportunity to recognize one of the many unsung heroes doing great things. The prestigious SOAR Award is bestowed upon individuals… Read more »

Affton Strong Students of the Month | Jan 2017

This school year we will once again be recognizing one Affton student each month for the things that make them Affton Strong, both in and out of school — this year on video! But this January, we have two! Our Affton Strong Students of the Month are: Adele Eberhardt & Courtney Mendenhall – Rogers Middle School Adele… Read more »

AHS Hosts Annual Poetry Out Loud Competition

Affton High School sophomore Hope Daugherty reciting “Refusing Silence” by Tess Galligher Thirty-seven students at Affton High School competed in the school’s annual Poetry Out Loud National Recitation Contest on Wednesday, Jan. 18. Sophomore Hope Daugherty won the competition with a recitation of “Refusing Silence” by poet Tess Galligher. “I participated in Poetry Out Loud just… Read more »

AHS Students Experience Inauguration

This past weekend, over 30 Affton High School students, along with several teachers, traveled to Washington, D.C. to experience the Presidential Inauguration in person. Experience #Inauguration2017 through their eyes below. #afftonlearns #DCAHS2017 [View the story “#DCAHS2017” on Storify]

Gravois Kiwanis Donates Buddy Bench to Mesnier Primary

On Tues., Jan. 17, members of the Gravois Kiwanis Club presented Mesnier Primary School in Affton with a Buddy Bench for their playground. The purpose of a Buddy Bench is to help eliminate loneliness and foster friendships on the playground. If a child is sitting on a Buddy Bench alone, it is a signal to… Read more »