Don’t miss The Death of Dr. Kingsley, a farce written by AHS seniors Parker Brust and Alexander Ertmann, this Fri, Nov 17 & Sat, Nov 18 at 7:30 pm in the Judy Rethwisch Auditorium. Tickets available at the door. Check out a preview here.
Several Affton High School clubs and groups are collecting items for area charities. Details below. AHS Cougar News has adopted the Humane Society of Missouri. The HSMO desperately needs blankets, towels, sheets, rugs, and paper towels, just to name a few. Drop off your donations in bins at the Affton Administration Building, Rogers Middle School,... Read more »
Keep an eye on the new website created by students for theater. On it, you’ll find information about the theater program as well as information about the upcoming play, Death of Dr. Kingsley. You’ll also find the link to the website under the Academics menu above.
Jimmy Nieswander and Pamela Petterchack performed on Saturday at STATE Music in Columbia. Jimmy received an “Outstanding” or 2 rating on his trumpet solo and Pamela received an “Outstanding” on her vocal solo and and “Exemplary” or 1 rating on her mallet solo.
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 »
The next superintendent of the Affton School District will be Dr. Travis Bracht, announced Board President Tom Bellavia at the Nov. 14 meeting. Bracht, who has been serving as Affton’s assistant superintendent since 2012, will take the helm as superintendent on July 1, 2018, thanks to a unanimous vote of the Affton Board of Education.... Read more »
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 »
Marilyn Allen, Career & Technical Education Coordinator, was named the state’s Outstanding Administrator by the Missouri Project Lead the Way (PLTW) program at their state conference on Nov. 6. She was recognized for her dedication and service in promoting Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education. Project Lead the Way (PLTW) is the leading provider of... Read more »