“Congratulations! The College Board is pleased to share the exciting news that your Clayton Public School District has earned a position on the 2015 Gaston Caperton Opportunity Honor Roll!  The Gaston Caperton Opportunity Honor Roll recognizes districts for creating opportunities for traditionally underrepresented students; expanding access to higher education by providing students with rigorous academic offerings and innovative college-preparation programs; and demonstrating significant and consistent growth in the number of traditionally underrepresented students and low-income students taking college-level courses, and applying to four or more colleges.”


Clayton HS recently celebrated wrestling coach Dan Antonelli’s 300th win in his coaching career at a special ceremony during a match.  Pictured with Antonelli are members from this years team along with past wrestlers.


Clayton High School Recognized for Academic Rigor, Named Top School:

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Clayton is #1 – Here Are The 10 Cheapest Yet Great Places To Live In New Jersey (news article)


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Due to our teachers and students hard work and success we have been selected to be a part of the 6th Annual AP Honor Roll!

What’s New


4th Annual Night of the Arts


Middle School Students Help Earth Day


Middle School Summer Academy Registration – Click here.


Meet the NJ High School that wrote, and published a novel!


Find out about our new Middle School Afterschool Program


Free and Reduced Meals Qualification Information:

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The CHS 10th grade may participate in the Monitoring the Future Study (MTF). The MTF survey is funded by the National Institute of Health and conducted by the University of Michigan. Since 1975, the MTF survey has measured attitudes among adolescent students nationwide. Overall, 44,892 students from 382 public and private schools will participate in this year’s survey. Permission slips for participation in the MTF survey may be found on the Guidance Department home page under “Related Links – High School tab”.


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CPS: NJ Interdistrict Choice School

We are proud to announce that Clayton High School has been selected as a NJ Interdistrict Choice School for grades K-12.  For more information, click on the School Choice link under District Information. We are proud to announce that the Daily Beast (Newsweek Magazine) has ranked Clayton High School as one of the Top High Schools in the nation for 2014!

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