Eagle Eye 2020-02-12

Posted by Clark PTO Communications Team on 2/12/2020

Trivia/Auction Spotlight!

Wow! Amazing! Congratulations! Thank You!!!!!

This year's trivia/auction has once again proved how amazing the Clark Community is. You raised a record setting $62,500 for the Clark PTO. We could not have done this without your generosity and the hard work and generosity of our parent volunteers who organized this major event. Please join me in congratulating and thanking the Auction Committee Chairs (Allison Loveland, Erin Merli and Jen Riley) and the Trivia Committee Chairs (Jen Brogan, Nate Plucker) and all the other volunteers who worked behind the scenes to make this event so successful.

In case you missed the trivia/auction fun or just want to keep the party going, we have good news for you – many sign-up parties still have openings! Please email Annie Geil if you would like to be added to a party. Payment can be sent via (1) Venmo to @ClarkPTO or (2) check made out to Clark PTO sent to the office. Parties are also still open in BidPal if you’d prefer to sign up that way – https://bidpal.net/clarkauction2020

We would like to especially encourage sign up for the grade-level parties which are all priced at $10 per kiddo – Kindergarten Outdoor Movie Night, 1st Grade Outdoor Movie Night, 2nd Grade Breakfast & Walk to School, 3rd Grade Rollercade, 4th Grade Pizza Party, and Incoming 5th Grade Pool Party.

Other parties with openings include Kids Gaga Ball ($15), Adults Casino Night ($35), Dads Poker Night ($25), Adults Kickball ($20), Moms Nertz Card Night ($20), Parents Back to School Bash ($25), Parents Progressive Dinner ($40), Family Bowling Night ($30 per fam), and Family Oktoberfest ($30 per fam).

Trivia/Auction Spotlight!

After School Enrichment (ASE)

ASE kicks off TODAY! A few reminders:

  • ASE runs from 3:15-4:15pm
  • Adventure Club kiddos - Parents, please ensure Mr. Hill knows your children will be attending ASE
  • Please plan to send a healthy snack with your child that is peanut and tree nut free
  • Carpool will be available

Correction: Please note that ASE will only run for the remaining 3 Wednesdays in February. Unfortunately, due to scheduling issues, we will not be able to make up the week we missed due to inclement weather. The last day of ASE will be Wednesday, February 26th.

For any ASE related questions, please reach out to Elissa Johnson

Kindergarten Information Night & Registration - Tonight!

Kindergarten Information Night is tonight from 6:00pm-7:00pm in the Clark Library. This event is for families who have kids entering into Kindergarten in the 2020-2021 school year. This is a parent only event.

Kindergarten registration is on Tuesday, February 18th, in the Clark office from 7:30am-5:00pm.

Clark Girl Scouts Valentine's Dance - Feb. 15

Update: We still have plenty of tickets and are opening this up to all Clark families.

The 3rd grade Girl Scout troop 2705 is hosting a Valentine's dance for all the Girl Scout troops at Clark and their special adult guest. There will be great music, lots of dancing, snacks, and a whole lot of fun at the Webster Hills United Methodist Church, Christian Life Center 1333 W.Lockwood, Feb. 15 from 4-6:30pm. Tickets are $5/person ($15 max/family). Tickets can be purchased online, by sending cash or check (made out to Troop 2705) via backpack mail to Michelle Leslie or at the door. Proceeds to benefit the Mighty Oaks Foundation. Please see the attached flyer for more information on how to win a raffle prize.

Questions: Email Meagan Jobin or call (314)-681-9191

Celebrate Lunar New Year

Celebrate the Lunar New Year at the Webster Groves Public Library on February 15th. All details are in the Lunar New Year flyer.

Support former Clark Eagle, Jake Koelling

Jake Koelling, a sophomore at WGHS and a Clark Eagle alum, is in need of a seizure response dog. To help out, you’re invited to a fun night of hoops on Tuesday, February 18 at Roberts Gymnasium. For those in attendance, there will be an opportunity to win NBA autographed merch and a Yeti Cooler. The Purina Incredible Dog Team will perform at halftime. All details are in the Senior Night flyer. Come out and support former Clark Eagle, Jake Koelling.

Eagles Explore Night - Camp Clark

WGHS Statesmen Stars Dance Clinic

WGHS Statesmen Stars Dance Team is holding a dance clinic on February 21. All details and registration information is in the dance clinic flyer.

Library Gift Book Club

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

  • Adelaide Rice
  • James Brogan
  • Leo Loveland
  • Saige Ornstein

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 to order a book anytime by using this link: Library Gift Book Club If you have any questions, please contact Katie Heitgerd

Time To Send In Box Tops

Thanks for Clipping for Clark!

Mark Your Calendars

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

  • Feb 12 - ASE (Week 2)
  • Feb 19 - ASE (Week 3)
  • Feb 20 - Eagles Explore - Camp Clark
  • Feb 21 - Chess Club
  • Feb 24 - Club Hope
  • Feb 26 - ASE (Week 4)
  • Feb 28 - Chess Club

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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