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 »

AEF Awards over $30,000 to Affton Teachers

Affton teachers were surprised last week in their classrooms when members of the Affton Education Foundation awarded their annual Teacher Grants. The Affton Education Foundation, founded in 2005, raises funds designated for teacher grants to support extraordinary efforts in the classroom. Over 20 grants are provided each year by the Foundation to Affton teachers. These… Read more »

#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 »