School News

Character Word: Caring

December 2, 2016
This month our word is Caring. What is Caring? Caring is showing kindness and concern for others and the environment. You can brighten another friends day by showing them kindness. Video Color Your world with kindness Sharing is Caring short film Sharing is Caring | Olaf’s Frozen Shorts – YouTube Book Have you filled a... Read more »


November 9, 2016
Dine in at Psghetti’s Date: November 15th 2016 Time: 3:00 – 9:00 pm. Location: 5540 South Lindbergh Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63123 20% of proceeds will be donated to Affton Early Childhood. Must Present the flyer that was sent home with the kids for AECC to receive credit.
This month our character word is Thankful. We will be educating the children on what thankful means, how to express they are thankful and discuss things they are thankful for. A Book for the Kids A Video of Kid President Song about being thankful Activity to do at home with your child Come up with... Read more »
Come Support Affton Early Childhood at Noodles & Company located at South County Mall! Date: Monday October 24th Time: 5:00 pm to 9:00pm Address: 18 S. County Center Way, St. Louis MO 20% of sales will benefit this organization in our community! You must present the flyer that was sent home in your childs backpack!
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District News

Safety Update

December 9, 2016
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »