#ThankAPrincipal A-Z: Mr. Buck

Name: Jason Buck Title: Principal School:  RMS Years With the District: This is year 7   A – Affton Cougar memory: All school assembly for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at RMS B – Breakfast food: Smoothie C – College(s) I attended:  SEMO, Lindenwood, SBU D – Degree(s) I earned:  BS, MA, Ed D in… Read more »

Affton Strong Student of the Month | October 2016

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! Our Affton Strong Student of the Month for October is: Garrett Knapp – Affton High School Garrett is a senior at Affton High School and is proud to be… Read more »

#ThankAPrincipal A-Z: Dr. Powers

Name: Christine Powers Title: Principal School:  Gotsch Intermediate Years With the District:  6 A – Affton Cougar memory: The Cougar came over to Gotsch as part of the lip dub filming.  He did such a great job of getting the kids excited and energized that they ended up knocking him over.    I was worried he… Read more »

#ThankAPrincipal A-Z: Mrs. Been

Name: Tina Been  Title: Principal School:  Mesnier Primary Years With the District: 5 A – Affton Cougar memory: Being in the dunking booth at Affton Days B – Breakfast food: Waffles C – College(s) I attended:  Lindenwood University and Missouri State University D – Degree(s) I earned:  Ed. Specialist, Masters in Admin and Bachelors in… Read more »

#ThankAPrincipal A-Z: Dr. Powell

Name: Vince Powell Title: Principal School:  Affton High School Years With the District: 1 A – Affton Cougar memory: Creating them every day. B – Breakfast food: Coffee C – College(s) I attended:  Southeast Missouri State and Saint Louis University D – Degree(s) I earned:  Bachelor of Science in Education, Specialist In Education, Master of… Read more »

4th Graders Raise Awareness for Childhood Cancer

Last week, fourth-grade students in Mrs. Burst’s and Mrs. Cotton’s classes at Gotsch Intermediate School organized Gold Ribbon Week in order to raise awareness about childhood cancer. They asked staff and students to bring in $0.50 or a pack of gum each day, and celebrated with different spirit days throughout the week, including wearing yellow… Read more »

RMS Receives 2016 Let’s Move! Active Schools National Award

Let’s Move! Active Schools, part of First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! initiative dedicated to ensuring 60 minutes of physical activity a day is the norm in K-12 schools, honored Rogers Middle School with the 2016 Let’s Move! Active Schools National Award for its outstanding efforts in creating an Active School environment. The Let’s Move! Active… Read more »

NHS Inducts 25 New Members

Congratulations to the 25 new members of National Honor Society (NHS) at Affton High School! They include: Affton High School Seniors Andrea Jennemann, Tommy Nguyen, Mackenzie Nichols, Johnathon Rolwes, and Joel Valiaparampil Affton High School Juniors Megan Bruenger, Morgan Counts, Matthew Dohle, Lori Eckhardt, Alexander Ertmann, Christopher Fearnley, Nicole Gallarde, Ajla Gogic, Lydia Ham, Mitchell… Read more »

Affton Strong Student of the Month | September 2016

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! Our Affton Strong Student of the Month for September is: Margaret Schaffer – Rogers Middle School Margaret is an eighth-grader at Rogers Middle School and is proud to… Read more »