Class of 2017 Finishes Strong

Congratulations to the Class of 2017! Students in Affton High School’s graduating class of 2017 were awarded 267 scholarships with a monetary value of $9.4 million — a new school record and a whopping $3 million MORE than any other graduating class from Affton!

The graduates – 199 in all – walked across the stage and received their diplomas during an evening ceremony on May 20. 89 percent of the Class of 2017 will attend 48 different colleges and universities, while 4 percent will enroll in schools of advanced training, 2 percent will serve in the military, and 9 percent will enter the workforce.

In this year’s class, 98 students were awarded 267 scholarships, including seven Missouri Bright Flight Scholarships, 46 scholarships from the Affton community and 10 athletic scholarships.

The class of 2017 also includes five new inductees to the Affton Wall of Fame.

Click here to view our 2017 Graduation album, and click here for a video of the graduation ceremony.