April 8, 2015
Clay Local School District Receives Auditor of State Award
"A recent financial audit of the Clay Local School District by the Auditor of State's office has returned a clean audit report. The Clay Local School District's excellent record keeping has earned it the Auditor of State Award."
Congratulations, Ava McCleese! Ava, a sophomore, is the first student at Clay High School to ever be accepted to participate in the Appalachian Regional Commission/Oak Ridge National Laboratory (2015) Summer High School Math/Science Institute. The institute will be conducted from July 11-24, 2015.
Clay HS Prom Information: http://goo.gl/jm7S2w.
Prom applications are also available from the advisers. Note: All outstanding fees and class dues must be paid by juniors and seniors who plan to attend the prom. Grand March and Prom are Saturday, May 2, 2015.
Questions? Contact Mrs. Cayton or Mrs. Sutton.
After-prom registration froms are available in the high school office.
Lexie Gilliland signed a letter of intent to play basketball at KCU.
On Wednesday, March 25, 2015, Lexie Gilliland, a Clay senior, signed a letter of intent to play basketball for Coach Ron Arnett and the Kentucky Christian Univeristy Knights (Grayson, KY). KCU athletic programs play in the NCCAA (National Collegiate Christian Athletic Association) Division II & NAIA. Lexie is the daughter of Craig and Melanie Gilliland of Rosemount.
The Clay Local School District will hold a parent informational meeting concerning open enrollment for the 2015-2016 school year on Tuesday, March 24, 2015.
Any person interested in learning more regarding open enrollment in the Clay Local School District may come to the Clay Local School District library on March 24, 2015, at 6:00PM to obtain necessary forms as well as information from the district.
Applications will be accepted on a first come first served basis at the conclusion of the meeting and again beginning Wednesday, March 25, 2015, in the district office. Anyone having questions should call Superintendent Anthony Mantell at 740-354-6645.
For those attending the meeting, please park in the lot adjacent to Clay High Street and enter the main entrance (through the metal doors under the blue overhang) on the north side of the building. Once you enter the building, turn right and walk straight down the hall to the library. You will enter the library through the double, wooden doors.
The Marshall University Chamber Choir visited Clay High School on Thursday, March 12, 2015.
The group performed selections from a wide range of composers and languages. The composers included Mozart and Brahms and the languages included English to Latin to German. Even musical rendentions of Walt Witman's poetry and a jazz saxophone solo was perfomanced.
The visit was arranged by Clay's music teacher, Mr. Wiget. The Choir performed at All Saints' Church on Thursday evening as well.
Portmsouth Daily Times article.
Members of the Clay Student Council attended the Ohio Student Council Day on Tuesday, March 3, 2015.
The Ohio Student Council Day is sponsored annually by Nationwide Insurance.
Members of the Clay Student Council along with their chaperones were able to attend a NHL Columbus Blue Jackets' game at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. As well as attending the game, the members were able to participate in several other "fun" activities. Mrs. Cayton is the Clay Student Council adviser.
~South Webster Tournament
~South Webster Tournament
This year's River Days' contestant will be Samra Sarajlic.
Clay HS Homecoming 2014-2015
The Clay High School Homecoming for 2014-2015 was held on Friday, January 16, 2015. The festivities took place between the junior varsity and varsity basketball games. The Clay Panthers hosted the Western Indians. “A Step Back In Time” was the theme for the night.
The Clay Middle School Spelling Bee was conducted on Tuesday, January 13, 2015.
Clay Junior-Senior High School held its National Honor Society Induction on Wednesday, January 7, 2015, in the high school cafetorium. Six new students were inducted into Clay’s National Honor Society.
The Clay Board of Education presented a plaque to the Clay Booster Association executive committee members on Friday, December 19, 2014. This plaque was presented in appreciation of the past, present, and future efforts of the group. The Boosters' group has accomplished so much for the student-athletes of the Clay Local School District.
Your efforts are greatly appreciated!
Clay Students Attend OU Anatomy Class
The Clay Local School District Salutes Outstanding Student Applicants and School Winners in the Race for the 2014 Wendy's High School Heisman
Clay High School is extending a special congratulations to Lexie Gilliland and Zackary Phillips who were named school winners for the prestigious Wendy’s High School Heisman Award. To be eligible for this award, students must display academic aptitude, athletic talent, and community leadership.
Don't miss a single memory. Order your 2014-15 Clay Yearbook today!
Save yourself a check and order your yearbook online. Order online at www.SchoolAnnual.com. Click on the BUY YOUR STUDENT'S YEARBOOK button in the upper-right hand corner of the page. Enter your information. It's easy and it's FREE to order online.
Yearbooks ordered by Dec 31 are only $40. After Dec. 31, yearbooks will be $45.
Questions should be directed to Mrs. Caseman, Clay yearbook advisor.