It is our pleasure to get to serve you and your children at school each day. At Claymont Elementary, we strive to maintain increasingly high standards for student learning and development while also respecting and honoring the wonders of childhood. We value the relationships we have with parents and families, so please help us get to know you better so that we can serve your family’s needs. If you are new to the Claymont area, please give us a call and schedule a tour so that we may share this wonderful school community with you.
-Michelle and Brian
Michelle Weissenborn is Claymont’s newest principal. Prior to this role, she has served as Claymont’s assistant principal for 11 years. She taught fourth and fifth grades at River Bend Elementary School in the Parkway School District before coming to Claymont. While there, she was recognized as Teacher of the Year in 2004 and received the Leonard Blake Award in 2007 presented by the City of Chesterfield. Prior to that, she taught third, fourth, and sixth grades in the Riverview Gardens School District and she was presented with the district-level Outstanding Elementary Teaching Award in 1998. She enjoys fishing and would be happy to tell you stories about the big ones she has caught.
- MS. Educational Administration - University of Missouri St. Louis
- BS. Elementary Education – University of Missouri St. Louis
Brian Moeckel has served as an assistant principal in the Parkway School District since 2015. The 2018-19 school year will serve as his first year at Claymont. Prior to Claymont, he was at Henry Elementary. He taught third and fifth grades at Edgar Road Elementary School in the Webster Groves School District before coming to Parkway. While there, he was active on the schools Social Justice committee and served as a Non-Violent Crisis Prevention Intervention district-level trainer. He enjoys spending time with his family and loves working in his wood shop.
- ED.S. Educational Leadership - Webster University
- MS. The Arts of Teaching: Technology – Webster University
- BS. Elementary Education – Missouri Western State University