School News

The Bosnian American Studies class had the opportunity to talk with author Aleksandar Hemon. Students and visitors were able to ask Mr. Hemon questions via Skype for about 90 minutes during 6th hour on Wednesday, October 15. Born in Sarajevo, Hemon visited Chicago in 1992, intending to stay for a matter of months. While he was... Read more »

Drum Line Earns 3rd Place

October 13, 2014
Affton High School drum line earn 3rd place finish at the Central Methodist University Band Day Indoor Drum Line Competition on Saturday, October 11. The drum line meets 1 day a week after school is a voluntary group and is made of students from the band and 1 from orchestra.  Not all members are percussion players,... Read more »
On Sunday October 14, 18 students were inducted into the National Honor Society (NHS). Math teacher, Mr. Chris Boley, was the featured speaker and congratulated the students on their accomplishment, but reminded them that this is the just the beginning. The National Honor Society now has 36 members and meets before school once a month and... Read more »
Sixteen students in the AHS theatre arts program were inducted into the International Thespian Society(ITS) at the end of the 2013-2014 school year. Founded in the 1929, ITS is the honorary division of the Educational Theatre Association (EdTA), the professional association for theatre education. Our AHS inductees now join the ranks of over 2 million... 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. Our Affton Strong Student of the Month for October is: Adam Conner – Affton High School Adam is a senior at Affton High School School and is... Read more »
Today, October 16 at 10:16 a.m., all Affton Schools joined over 2.7 million people to “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” in The Great Central U.S. ShakeOut, the region’s largest earthquake drill ever. Over 460,000 participants are from Missouri, with almost 357,000 of them from K-12 Schools and Districts throughout the state. Click here for resources... Read more »
On Thursday, October 2, and Friday, October 3, first graders from Mesnier Primary School took their annual field trip to the Affton Firehouse. The students were given the opportunity to tour the building, see and hear the firetruck, as well as ask questions and learn important fire safety tips. Affton School District is grateful for... Read more »
Thursday, October 2 is National Custodial Workers Day, and we’d like to take a moment to thank all of our custodians at Affton Schools. Behind the scenes of all the amazing things going on for our students and their families, at each of our schools is a team of individuals whose daily efforts throughout the... Read more »