School News

Beginning Monday, Jan. 12, we will have an ONLINE meal payment option for our HIGH SCHOOL students. ENTIRE district rollout will occur closer to FEBRUARY 1. DETAILS ARE BELOW… To better support the needs of our Affton families, we have built a system to allow you to make payments to your child(ren)’s lunch account using a... Read more »
Thank you to the following Affton Alumni for coming back today to talk to our current Seniors and Juniors about college. Each student shared his or her college story and answered questions about the choices made. The advice shared today is priceless! Affton is proud of our former Cougars!! In picture from front to back: Amber... Read more »
The Affton School District is one of 547 school districts in the U.S. and Canada and one of only eight districts in Missouri being honored by the College Board with placement on the 5th Annual Advanced Placement (AP) District Honor Roll. These schools are recognized for increasing access to AP course work while simultaneously maintaining... Read more »
The Affton Cougar Courtyard is a permanent patio located within the outdoor athletic field facility. The courtyard provides a place to recognize the many people and companies that have supported the athletic program over the years. It gives them an opportunity to again support Affton’s Athletic Program. The goal of the athletic department is to... Read more »
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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 January is: Elise Connoley – Gotsch Intermediate School Elise is a fourth grader at Gotsch Intermediate School and is proud to be... Read more »
On Friday, Jan. 16, Paige Black, a senior at Affton High School and guard for the varsity girls basketball team, accomplished 1,000 points scored in her high school athletic career. The game was against Jennings High School, and Black reached 1,000 points in the third quarter of the game on a three-pointer. “Scoring 1,000 points... Read more »
Common Sense, the national nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids and families thrive in a world of digital media and technology, has recognized Affton School District as a Common Sense Digital Citizenship: Certified District for educating its students to be safe, smart, and ethical digital citizens. Affton is the first district nationwide to be Common... Read more »
On Friday, Jan. 2, Affton School District co-hosted a Legislative Lunch with Bayless School District and Hancock Place School District. Administrators and members of each district’s Board of Education took the opportunity to meet with several local and state political figures to discuss timely educational issues. In attendance were: Rep. Jeanne Kirkton (091), Rep. Genise Montecillo (092), Rep.... Read more »