Holidays Made Brighter for Affton Families

Thanks to the generosity and dedication of the Affton School District community, the holidays are a bit brighter for 29 Affton families. Each year, a Holiday Wish List is available that lists Affton students and their siblings anonymously by number and a few of their hopes for holiday presents. School counselors and social workers spent many… Read more »

Safety Update

This evening, during the Affton High School vs Bayless Boys Varsity Basketball Game held at Bayless High School, there was a shooting that occurred in the lobby. We want to assure you that no Affton students were involved nor harmed. Following the incident, all attendees of the game were placed on lockdown and have since… Read more »

Emergency & Weather Closings Information

December 8, 2016 Dear Affton Families and Staff: As we approach the winter weather season, we want to take this opportunity to remind everyone about our procedures and notifications for dismissing early or closing school. We take any decision that changes our school day seriously and generally only do so when conditions pose a threat… Read more »

Filing for Board of Education Open Dec 13 – Jan 17

PUBLIC NOTICE FILING FOR BOARD OF EDUCATION Filing for three seats on the Affton School District Board of Education opens on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 and closes on January 17, 2017. The three-year terms of Thomas Bellavia, Susan Casaleggi, and Patricia Zahn will expire. The three available seats are for three-year terms. Interested candidates must meet the… Read more »

2017 ACT Information for Nonpublic Students

The Affton School District will be administering the state-funded ACT at its high school on April 19, 2017. Current juniors in nonpublic high schools may register to take the ACT. Due to staffing and space availability, we will only be able to accommodate the first 25 students who register. Registration will begin Tuesday, January 3, 2017, and… Read more »

Affton Strong Student of the Month | November 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 November is: Celia Schaeffer – Gotsch Intermediate School Celia is a fifth-grader at Gotsch Intermediate School and is proud to… Read more »

Adopt An Affton Student

The Affton Family Fund’s annual Holiday Wish List is available online now! As the holidays approach, the social workers and counselors have received the following requests to help families in our district have a happy holiday. If you are looking for a way to give back, please consider adopting an individual student or donating an individual… Read more »

Affton Community Approves Props I+N

Affton family, thank you for supporting our schools and our children November 8 at the polls! The official results are in, and Props I and N have been approved by the voters. AFFTON SCHOOL DISTRICT – PROPOSITION I          **TAX LEVY – STAFFING**              (WITH 19 OF 19  COUNTED)           YES  .  .  .  .  .  .  …. Read more »

Affton Earns 96.8% on Annual Performance Report

Once again, Affton School District has earned the highest level of accreditation in the Missouri Department of Elementary & Secondary Education (DESE)’s Annual Performance Report (APR). Earning 96.8% again in 2016 maintains the progress achieved by our students, teachers and schools over the past four years. The APR represents a report card on the academic… Read more »

Title IA Schoolwide Program Planning

We need your input. Please come to a Title IA Schoolwide Planning meeting so that we can hear your thoughts on how to continually improve at Mesnier, Gotsch, and Rogers. Together we will look at data about the schools, identify needs, and begin to draft a plan. The meeting will take less than an hour…. Read more »

The Delics: An Affton Strong Family

For over 17 years, the Delics have been a part of the Affton School District family. Uprooted from their home following the war in Bosnia, their path wasn’t straight but it was a path that led them to find a new home. Selim works in Maintenance for Affton School District, his wife Suvada is Head… Read more »