School News

UPDATE: State Competition results Twenty two students from Affton represented our school district at the DECA State Career Development Conference on March 12-14. Students who placed in the top 6 have qualified for the International Career Development Conference in Anaheim, CA from April 25th-30th. Here are the results: Irma Hukeljic: District 9 Vice President and International... Read more »
Sophomore Juliana Cole just won the Société Honoraire de Français Travel Stipend of $1000. The Société Honoraire de Français is the French Honor Society (FHS) sponsored by the American Association Teachers of French. Juliana was inducted into the SHF this fall (Honors French III) and she applied for the travel award last semester. She is... Read more »
On Saturday, March 4, members of the HS music department participated in the MSHSAA District Solo/ Ensemble Festival at Parkway Central HS.  All of the students gave great performances! The Band has 3 events moving on to STATE! Band Results: Conner Westermayer – Trombone Solo – “Good” Stephen Konert – Trombone Solo – “Good” Josh Krakos... Read more »
Congratulations to the following students’ whose artwork was accepted to the St. Louis Artist Guild’s Young Artist Showcase:   Sam Beadle ‘Tradition’ Samuel R. Bliss ‘Heaven’s Cathedral’ Evangeline Horne ‘Fear’ Kaetlyn McDonnell ‘Grey Matter’ Michael McDonnell ‘Your Punches Are to no Avail’ Young Artists’ Showcase is a juried, all-media exhibition of artwork created by high... Read more »
See More News >

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 — this year on video! Our Affton Strong Student of the Month is: Emir Husic – Gotsch Intermediate School Emir is a third-grader and is proud to be Affton Strong! “Emir... Read more »
Three Affton High School seniors have been recognized by C-SPAN in their annual StudentCam documentary competition. Haley Gassel, Seid Music and John Rolwes received honorable mention and a $250 prize for their project titled “Education Reform in the United States.” Click link to view. “We chose this topic because education is something so close and so... Read more »
Vice President Larry Knox informed the school board and superintendent last night of his immediate resignation from the Affton Board of Education. “It has been an honor to serve this district and the Affton community for over seven years. The accomplishments that Affton School District has achieved in this time are impressive, and the extraordinary efforts... Read more »
On Wed., March 8, Elaine Kistner, a real-time translator at Affton High School, was honored at the 2017 SSD Salutes banquet. Elaine received a Lasting Impression Award, which honors dedicated individuals within the Special School District. Created in 2006, it is awarded to SSD support staff who make a difference in the lives of students both... Read more »