Eagle Eye 2019-09-04

Posted by Clark PTO Communications Team on 9/4/2019

September PTO Meeting

Join us on Monday, September 9th, for the first PTO meeting of the 2019-2020 school year. We meet from 6:30-8:00pm in the Clark Library and free childcare is available for kids over 2 who are potty trained. The first meetings theme is "PTO 101" where we will be reviewing how the PTO is funded, how it benefits all students at Clark and how you can get involved. We will also be voting on updated PTO Constitution and By Laws which govern how the PTO is organized. You can preview the PTO Meeting Agendas and proposed PTO Constitution and By-Laws prior to the meeting.

Buzz Book Ads

Advertise your business to over 200 Clark families in the new, online Buzz Book! Spots can be purchased for $25 and include your company’s logo or simple ad with a link to your company website. If you would like to see out ad layout, visit https://clarkpto.membershiptoolkit.com/oursponsors

Send your request to the Clark Buzz Book committee.

School Night to Join Scouting

Cub Scouting provides experiences that help youth prepare for a promising future. Through fun activities, challenging adventures and service projects, Cub Scouts make new friends and discover the importance of cooperation, citizenship, responsibility and fitness in their everyday lives. Cub Scouting is for girls and boys in grades K-5. Interested? Please join us for School Night to Join Scouting scheduled for Thursday, September 5th, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Clark Elementary Cafeteria. For more details, see the School Night to Join Scouting flyer or contact Cubmaster Josh Brinkley or call/text 615-480-1194.

Room Parent Meeting

Being a room parent is so much fun! If you’d like to be part of planning and executing holiday parties for your child’s classroom, please email Allison Loveland. A room parent meeting will be held on Thursday, September 12 at 8:30am in the Clark cafeteria. Can’t attend? No worries! You can check out room parent information in the new Clark Buzz Book tool at https://clarkpto.membershiptoolkit.com/roomparents

Chess Club

It’s almost time for Chess Club and everybody is welcome! New kids will have the opportunity to learn how to play chess. Experienced players will get the opportunity to compete in the ladder for fabulous prizes (trophies)! Or just come for free play with other students of all skill levels! If your student plans to attend, please complete and submit a Chess Club Registration form. Completed forms should be emailed to Rick Dunn.

Chess Club will meet Friday mornings from 7:30-8:15 starting September 13th in the Clark Library. Parent volunteers will be welcomed with open arms, for more information contact Rick Dunn

Chess Club is FREE for all students thanks to your generous donations to the Clark PTO and the dedication of our parent volunteers!

Box Tops has gone Digital

Please send in your Box Tops. Check out Box Tops New App. Both Earn Cash for Clark PTO. See the Box Tops For Education flyer for all the details.

WGSD Gifted Informational Night

The WGSD Gifted Informational Night will be held in the Steger Auditorium on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Please see the attached flyer that describes the event details. There is a hyperlink on the flyer for families/staff to use to select a key topic they would like to learn more about from DESE's Gifted Director, Christine Nobbe. Parents may contact Dr. Washington or the gifted specialist in your building for further information.

Clark Spirit Wear

The Fall Spirit Wear Flyers will be coming home in Wednesday Envelopes 9/4/19. We would like them returned by Fri Sept 20!

Library Gift Book Club

Thank you for donating! Books were recently donated to our library on behalf of the following student(s):

  • Jack Delhougne
  • Caroline Maher
  • Macy Mayo
  • Amelia Ornstein
  • Cooper Steger
  • Issac Vix

The Clark PTO sponsors a Library Gift Book Club that allows you to donate a book to our library in celebration of a birthday or other special event in your child's life. During the month of your child's birthday you will receive an email with a link to an online order form. Feel free to order a book anytime by using this link: Library Gift Book Form. If you have any questions, please contact Katie Heitgerd

Free Child ID Event

Stop by the Hudson Elementary/Rock Hill Fall Festival on October 5th and you can get your child registered in the MO Child Identification Program for free! All details are in the Rock Hill Fall Festival flyer.

Venmo now available!

The Clark PTO now accepts Venmo for any payments! If you prefer to pay via Venmo instead of cash or check, send your payment to @ClarkPTO and include a reason for the payment in the description (e.g. Annual Fund Donation, Trivia Night Sign Up Party, Year Book payment, etc.). Venmo can also be used for reimbursements if you'd prefer to receive payments from the PTO that way as well.

AmazonSmile To Support Clark PTO

Register with AmazonSmile - Eligible Purchases earn Money for Clark Elementary PTO. All details can be found in the AmazonSmile Flyer.

Mark Your Calendars

Be sure to check out the Clark PTO calendar for upcoming events.

  • Sep 05 - School Night to Join Scouting
  • Sep 09 - PTO Meeting
  • Sep 12 - Room Parent Meeting
  • Sep 13 - Chess Club
  • Sep 17 - WGSD Gifted Informational Night
  • Sep 20 - Chess Club
  • Sep 20 - Picture Day
  • Sep 20 - Spirit Wear

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Clark PTO Communications Team

If you have any questions for the Clark PTO Communications Team, please send an email to the Clark PTO Communications Team email address: Clark PTO Communications Mailbox