• 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.

    -Nathan and Brian



    Dr. Nathan Burch is Claymont’s newest principal.  Prior to this role, he has served as principal for two years in the Mehlville School District. He taught for nine years in the Fox C-6 School District prior to moving into an assistant principal role for two years in the same district. Dr. Burch has two children, Mia, and Max, who attend Pierremont Elementary. Dr. Burch enjoys spending time with his family and watching sports.

    • EDD.   Doctoral in Educational Leadership - Maryville University
    • MS.     Educational Administration - Missouri Baptist University
    • BS.     Elementary Education - Southeast Missouri State University


    Mr. Moeckel

    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