School News

Welcome Back

August 19, 2016
Welcome Back! Friends and family, here at AECC we are so excited that the first week is done! The children survived leaving their parents, the teachers survived on coffee, and not to mention everybody had a great time! We are so excited for the rest of the school year!
In the month of April we used our teamwork to decorate, plant and prepare for our Grandfriend visit. On April 25th we had two groups of Grandfriends visit the early childhood center. Each Grandfriend was assigned a room to work with and engage in our day. During their visit they had the opportunity to get... Read more »
We have plenty of options for a fun-filled summer! Take a look at our camp options and sign up today! 2016 SUMMER SCHOOL PROGRAM Camp 1, June 6th – June 17th: MUSIC MAKERS! Come open your mind to a world of sounds. All of your senses will be awakened as we explore many genres of... Read more »
Hello, my name is Ellie Stackle. I have been working at Affton Early Childhood Center for about a year. I work in multiple classrooms and love helping out whenever I can. I love working with kids, watching them learn and grow and knowing I had a hand in helping them. Outside of work, I am... Read more »
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District News

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 »

Opening Day 2016-2017

August 15, 2016
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 »
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 »
Faced with a growing budget deficit and ongoing facility needs, the Affton Board of Education unanimously voted on Tuesday, Aug. 2 to place two proposals on the Nov. 8 ballot. Labeled Propositions I and N, the proposals are designed to provide long term financial stability for the district by balancing the budget, avoiding further cuts... Read more »