School News

Congratulations to Kaetlyn McDonnell! Her drawing was selected to be featured in the Post Dispatch for the United Way’s 100 Neediest Cases project! The following students also submitted drawings and their work will be on display at the Missouri History Museum from November 25th until December 9th. Madison Bradford Rebecca Clifton Maksida Malic Helen Phuong Emily... Read more »
On November 11, 2015, Jamba Juice, AdCap, and GenYouth sponsored the Team Up for a Healthy America. Affton seniors  Anesa Muric, Lejla Sulevic, Amela Karabas, Kailey Berry, Marisa Kujawa, and Danielle VanLeuven attended this event and brought their school wellness ideas with them.  Marisa. Kailey, and Danielle were a awarded a $1000 grant from Jamba Juice... Read more »
This past weekend 5 of our choir students were selected to perform with the 9/10 Honor Choir (St. Louis Suburban Music Educator’s Association) & 9-12 Women’s Honor Choir (St. Louis Suburban Choral Directors Association). Attached is video of the 9/10 Honor Choir with Avery Hipperson, Danny Griffin, Chris Fearnley, and Xander Ertmann performing. Songs: Cantate Domino, Ave... Read more »
For the third year in a row, Affton School District has increased their overall achievement on the Missouri Department of Elementary & Secondary Education (DESE)’s Annual Performance Report (APR). Earning 96.8% in 2015 marks a 1.1% increase over the 2014 score of 95.7%,  and a 2.5% increase over the 94.3% earned in 2013. The APR... Read more »
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District News

This school year, we will be sharing a Lead Strong Staff Spotlight. Each month, you’ll meet an Affton Schools staff member and see how they help make us Affton Strong. Our Lead Strong Staff Spotlight for November is: Laurie Scheurer, kindergarten teacher at Mesnier Primary How long have you been with Affton Schools? I have been with Affton for nine... Read more »

Adopt An Affton Student

November 20, 2015
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 item... 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. Our Affton Strong Student of the Month for November is: Tonyelle Temple – Affton High School Tonyelle Temple is a senior at Affton High School and is proud to... Read more »
Affton teachers were surprised last week in their classrooms when members of the Affton Education Foundation awarded winners of 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... Read more »