School News

The Thomas Boley Fund Committee is hosting the first annual Podshot game! The podshot game is for Thomas Boley, the son of Affton High School teacher Chris Boley, who is suffering from a rare disease called Opsoclonus Myoclonus Syndrome (OMS). The odds of having OMS is one in ten million. OMS is a rare neurological... Read more »
A group of students in Mr. Jennings class is collecting books for the homeless shelter, Gateway 180. They are collecting any age group books. Boxes will be located in the office of the high school or Mr. Jennings’ room (Rm. 50). They will be collecting the whole month of April until May 12. Help us... Read more »
Congratulations to senior Cameron Smith! His drawing “Cryptic Cove” was accepted into the St. Louis Art Museum’s Young Artist Exhibition! This is a piece from his concentration portfolio for AP Studio Art. His work will be on display at the museum from May 7th to August 7th! See flyer for further information.
Senior Isaiah Wilson took home a Lindy for Best Short Non-Fiction for his Inauguration Story produced in TV Production for Cougar News! Click here if you would like to see the story! The Lindy Awards are sponsored by the Lindenwood University School of Arts, Media, and Communications. The 2016-2017 award ceremony will honor work completed... Read more »
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District News

On Friday, May 12, we will be hosting the first #afftonstrong Community Day of Service. On this day, we are committing that each and every one of our students and staff members will serve our community for at least one hour. We do need help from our parents, business and faith partners and community. If... Read more »
A record-breaking thirty-three staff members, volunteers and community partners were honored at the Affton School District’s 21st Annual Service and Outstanding Achievement Recognition (SOAR) Awards on April 19. A special Superintendent’s Award was also presented. “It is my privilege to represent the Board of Education and an honor to recognize 33 exceptional people that help... Read more »
Pictured from left: Janet Peistrup, Laura Pezzani, Colleen Malone, Alison Nixon Janet Peistrup, reading specialist at Mesnier Primary School, has been named the Affton School District’s 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year. At an awards ceremony on April 19, Peistrup was awarded the honor. Each Affton school also named a Teacher of the Year for their... Read more »
The Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) is designed to measure how well students acquire the skills and knowledge described in the Missouri Learning Standards (MLS). They are one way we ensure we are meeting children’s needs and help students determine whether or not they are meeting their educational goals. No matter if students plan to attend college... Read more »