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Update for Families | April 8, 2020

VIDEO CHALLENGE: Best Dance Move

Calling all Affton students! We want to get you up and moving by issuing a video challenge! Show us your best dance move! From Disco to Tik Tok, or Fortnite to Hip Hop, you can choose any dance you want (just make sure it's clean)! For inspiration, check out the Mesnier Primary Kindergarten team below!


Submit your video -- no more than 15-30 seconds -- by Tuesday, April 14.


Need some pointers for shooting video from home? Click here for a fantastic Quick Guide!

VIDEO CHALLENGE: Best Dance Move

Affton Alumni on the Frontline

Know an Affton alum serving as a first responder, emergency or medical worker during the #COVID19 pandemic? We’d love to recognize them on our district social media channels! With their permission, send a photo with their name, position, and year of graduation to communications@afftonschools.net.

FAQs Updated

We've updated our Frequently Asked Questions around our building closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic. These FAQs will be updated as more information becomes available, so please check back for answers to your questions. Click here to learn more.


Have a question that hasn't been answered yet? Email us at info@afftonschools.net.

Free Meals Extends for All Kids 18 & Younger

Service Times: Monday-Wednesday-Friday from 11:30am - 12:30pm


Service Style: Grab-and-Go Meals served in a drive-thru style at each location; please do not get out of your car. Walk-ups welcome.


Meal Types: Packaged breakfast and lunch will be served. Each day of meals will include breakfast and lunch: Monday (2 days of meals); Wednesday (2 days of meals); Friday (1 day of meals).


Who is Eligible: Meals will be provided free of cost to any child 18 years of age or younger in our community. No sign up needed.


Will meals be provided to VICC students?

YES! Voluntary Intradistrict Choice Corporation (VICC) Transportation will continue to serve our VICC families.


Due to the St. Louis County Stay at Home Order, meal delivery is no longer an option. Should you have any questions or concerns, please email meals@afftonschools.net or call the Affton Schools COVID-19 Helpline at 314-633-5911.

Helpline Resources for Families

Our counselors have been compiling a list of all resources and needs based on calls to the Affton Schools COVID-19 Helpline. We hope this helps consolidate all the information to make it easy for families to access. Click here to find resources for your family.

COVID-19 Helpline

We know you have a lot of questions and appreciate your patience and understanding as we make difficult decisions amidst these unusual and evolving circumstances. We will continue to communicate with you as more is learned and additional decisions are made.


Please reach out with your questions or concerns at info@afftonschools.net or by calling the Affton Schools COVID-19 Helpline at 314-633-5911.