SkillsUSA District Medal Winners

Over the past two weeks, the SkillsUSA district competitions were held in St. Louis. Affton students attend South Tech performed well and earned several medals. Winners include: Brooke Brust, Related Technical Math, Gold Medal Joseph Bingesser, Welding Fabrication, Gold Medal Adam Nischwitz, Electronics Technical Information, Gold Medal Austin Meyer, Precision Machining, Silver Medal Alex Sirles,… Read more »

DECA District 9 Career Development Conference Results

On Tuesday, February 10, 2015, 50 AHS students competed at the DECA District 9 Career Development Conference. It was a very successful day! Below are the results: 1st place, Hospitality Research: Alma Beslagic, Amy Tran, Aida Musovic 1st place, Sports Research: Adisa Hidic 2nd place, Community Service: Jordan Thomure, James Sykes, Adis Terzic 1st place,… Read more »

ACT: Important Information for Juniors

We are excited to announce that all Affton High School Juniors will have the opportunity to take the ACT Test – free of charge! All Missouri secondary public schools will be administering the ACT on Tuesday, April 28th during the school day. The purpose of this letter is to inform you and your student(s) of this tremendous opportunity,… Read more »

Online Meal Payment Coming Soon

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 »

Recent Grads Visit to Share College Advice

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 »

Affton Named to 5th Annual AP Honor Roll

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 »

Buy a brick. Support Affton Athletics.

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 »

Students Visit with Author Aleksandar Hemon

The Bosnian American Studies class had the opportunity to talk with author Aleksandar Hemon. Students and visitors were able to ask Mr. Hemon questions via Skype for about 90 minutes during 6th hour on Wednesday, October 15. Born in Sarajevo, Hemon visited Chicago in 1992, intending to stay for a matter of months. While he was… Read more »

Drum Line Earns 3rd Place

Affton High School drum line earn 3rd place finish at the Central Methodist University Band Day Indoor Drum Line Competition on Saturday, October 11. The drum line meets 1 day a week after school is a voluntary group and is made of students from the band and 1 from orchestra.  Not all members are percussion players,… Read more »

National Honor Society Induction

On Sunday October 14, 18 students were inducted into the National Honor Society (NHS). Math teacher, Mr. Chris Boley, was the featured speaker and congratulated the students on their accomplishment, but reminded them that this is the just the beginning. The National Honor Society now has 36 members and meets before school once a month and… Read more »