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 »

PayPal: A New Way to Pay for Online Meal Accounts

Beginning Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, Affton School District will begin using Paypal to allow you to make payments to your child(ren)’s lunch account. Pay in advance for meals and ala carte items, including milk, juice and snacks. Online payments can be made using debit or credit cards with a nominal service fee. Students will still… Read more »

Affton Strong Student of the Month | August 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 August is: Alex Ruesch – Mesnier Primary School Alex is a second-grader at Mesnier Primary School and is proud to be… Read more »

2015-2016 Affton Strong Students of the Month

Jessica Jones – Mesnier Primary  Jessica Villmer – Gotsch Intermediate Lanie Pointer – Rogers Middle Tonyelle Temple – Affton High School Ava Cacioppo – Mesnier Primary School Isabella Behrle – Gotsch Intermediate

Opening Day 2016-2017

On Fri., August 12, all Affton Schools staff gathered together to celebrate the beginning of the 2016-17 school year. Dr. Steve Brotherton, superintendent, and Dr. Travis Bracht, assistant superintendent, shared the district’s focus for the upcoming school year: Bringing the district’s mission and vision to life by ensuring that all of our students have the… Read more »

Lead Strong: 2016-2017 New Teachers

This year, Affton School District welcomes eight new teachers to our staff. This week, they are attending New Teacher Orientation where they learn the essentials of the district and are paired with buddy or mentor teachers. The buddy and mentor teachers will work with our new staff throughout the school year, both as a resource and a… Read more »