Clinton Happenings – Week of November 29

Posted November 30th, 2015 by PTA

Clinton Families,

As you plan your week, here’s a look at what’s happening around school and the district.

THIS WEEK:

Nov 29 Farmigo Orders Due. Visit www.farmigo.com/clintonelementarypta to place your order for delivery on Wednesday, December 2nd.
Dec 1 School Picture Retake Day. If your child was absent on Picture Day, and you did not order a package, you can still do so at www.mylifetouch.com (ID: AL205293Q1). Or, if you don’t love your child’s original picture, just return your original package on the morning of Picture Retake Day.
Dec 1-11 Donate a Game for Indoor Recess. Each Clinton classroom has a bin of games, with multiple copies of each, so students have lots of options during bad weather. As you can imagine, we need to replenish our stock each year. Please consider donating a new or gently used game from the list at this Sign Up Genius link. Thank you!
Dec 2 Farmigo Pick Up, 2:15-3:15pm, Clinton School. Pick up for all orders placed by Sunday, November 29th.
Dec 2 Deadline to Donate Supplies for Winter Craft Fair! We are looking for donations of clear glass jars and white tube socks to use as upcycled crafts for the Winter Craft Fair. Please drop them off in the box in the Main Foyer. Thank you!
Dec 4 Clinton School Pride Day – Wear your Clinton red!
Dec 5 Winter Craft Fair, 11am – 2pm, Clinton Cafeteria. $15/family. Design your own one of a kind cards, pom pom animals, mason jar fairy lights, sock snowmen, dazzling snowflakes, and that’s just the beginning! We are also looking for volunteers to help run the fair. Sign up here.

NEXT WEEK:

Dec 6 Farmigo Orders Due. Visit www.farmigo.com/clintonelementarypta to place your order for delivery on Wednesday, December 9th.
Dec 8 Parenting Center Adoptive Parents Group, 7:30-9:00pm, Board of Education Building, 525 Academy Street, Maplewood. Share resources, stories, strategies and ideas with adoptive parents in Maplewood and South Orange. All adoptive parents are welcome. For more information, click here.
Dec 9 Farmigo Pick Up, 2:15-3:15pm, Clinton School. Pick up for all orders placed by Sunday, December 6th.

Clinton Happenings – Week of November 22nd

Posted November 22nd, 2015 by PTA

Clinton Families,

As you plan your week, here’s a look at what’s happening around school and the district.

THIS WEEK:

Nov 23 & 24 Drop off Donations for Clinton Food Pantry Please consider donating non-perishable foods for families in need this Thanksgiving. We are also accepting donations of grocery store gift cards, and coupons for free turkeys and hams. You can drop off donations in the Main Office.
Nov 24 Special Ed PTO Meeting, 7:30pm, 3rd Floor Conference Room, BOE Building, 525 Academy Street, Maplewood. For more information, please click here.
Nov 25 Thanksgiving Pie Sale, 11:30am, Front Lawn. Leave Your Holiday Baking to Us! Pick up homemade gourmet desserts for your Thanksgiving Feast. Bakers still needed! Sign up here to donate a whole pie, cake, bread, muffins, cookies and other baked goods!
Nov 25 Thanksgiving Holiday – HALF DAY OF SCHOOL
Nov 26 & 27 Thanksgiving Holiday – SCHOOL CLOSED

NEXT WEEK:

Nov 29 Farmigo Orders Due. Visit www.farmigo.com/clintonelementarypta to place your order for delivery on Wednesday, December 2nd.
Dec 1 School Picture Retake Day! Information will come home soon!
Dec 2 Farmigo Pick Up, 2:15-3:15pm, Clinton School. Pick up for all orders placed by Sunday, November 29th.
Dec 2 Deadline to Donate Supplies for Winter Craft Fair! We are looking for donations of clear glass jars and white tube socks to use as upcycled crafts for the Winter Craft Fair. Please drop them off in the box in the Main Foyer. Thank you!
Dec 4 Clinton School Pride Day – Wear your Clinton red!
Dec 5 Winter Craft Fair, 11am – 2pm, Clinton Cafeteria. $15 / family. Design your own one of a kind cards, pom pom animals, mason jar fairy lights, sock snowmen, dazzling snowflakes, and that’s just the beginning!

Clinton Happenings – Week of November 15

Posted November 15th, 2015 by PTA

Clinton Families,

As you plan your week, here’s a look at what’s happening around school and the district.

THIS WEEK:

Nov 15 Farmigo Orders Due. Visit www.farmigo.com/clintonelementarypta to place your order for delivery on Wednesday, November 18th.
Nov 16 Afternoon Conferences – HALF DAY OF SCHOOL
Nov 16 South Orange-Maplewood Board of Education Meeting, 7:30 pm. Board Administration building, 525 Academy Street in Maplewood. For more information about the Board of Education, please click here.
Nov 17 SEPAC Meeting, 7:30 pm, BOE Building, 525 Academy Street, Maplewood, NJ. For more info, click here.
Nov 17 ADD/ADHD Support Group, 7:30pm. The Parenting Center, Board Administration building, 525 Academy Street in Maplewood. For more information, please click here.
Nov 18 Farmigo Pick Up, 2:15-3:15pm, Clinton School. Pick up for all orders placed by Sunday, November 15th.
Nov 19 Clinton School Show Directors’ Meeting, 7:30pm, Clinton Auditorium

NEXT WEEK:

Nov 25 Thanksgiving Holiday – HALF DAY OF SCHOOL
Nov 26 & 27 Thanksgiving Holiday – SCHOOL CLOSED

Clinton Happenings – Week of November 8

Posted November 10th, 2015 by PTA

Clinton Families,

As you plan your week, here’s a look at what’s happening around school and the district.

THIS WEEK:

Nov 8 Farmigo Orders Due. Visit www.farmigo.com/clintonelementarypta to place your order for delivery on Wednesday, November 11th.

Nov 10 South Orange-Maplewood School District Education Summit, 7 – 9:30pm, Columbia High School. District-wide event to gather input into the SOMSD Strategic Plan. Participants will break into small groups to discuss priorities and possible actions to move issues forward. Submit topic suggestions for breakout sessions here. To learn more about the Summit, click here. Free childcare available for children ages 3 & up – to reserve a spot in childcare, email Karen Weiland, kweiland@somsd.k12.nj.us.

Nov 4 Farmigo Pick Up, 2:15-3:15pm, Clinton School. Pick up for all orders placed by Sunday, November 8th.

Nov 11 Executive PTA Board Meeting, 7:30pm, Clinton Library

Nov 11 All School Musical Revue Registration Deadline. For more information and to register, click here.

Nov 12 Evening Conferences – HALF DAY OF SCHOOL

Nov 13 Afternoon Conferences – HALF DAY OF SCHOOL

Nov 13 Clinton School Pride Day – Wear your Clinton red!

NEXT WEEK:

Nov 15 Farmigo Orders Due. Visit www.farmigo.com/clintonelementarypta to place your order for delivery on Wednesday, November 18th.

Nov 16 Afternoon Conferences – HALF DAY OF SCHOOL

Nov 16 South Orange-Maplewood Board of Education Meeting, 7:30 pm. Board Administration building, 525 Academy Street in Maplewood. For more information about the Board of Education, please click here.

Nov 17 SEPAC Meeting, 7:30 pm, BOE Building, 525 Academy Street, Maplewood, NJ. For more info, click here.

Nov 18 Farmigo Pick Up, 2:15-3:15pm, Clinton School. Pick up for all orders placed by Sunday, November 15th.

Clinton Happenings – Week of November 1

Posted November 1st, 2015 by PTA

Clinton Families,

As you plan your week, here’s a look at what’s happening around school and the district.

THIS WEEK:

Nov 1 Charleston Wrap Orders Due. You can also shop online at Charleston Wrap – enter Clinton’s online ID#, 9127, to shop for gift wrap, kitchen products and home goods, all while raising money for Clinton School.
Nov 1 Farmigo Orders Due. Visit www.farmigo.com/clintonelementarypta to place your order for delivery on Wednesday, November 4th.
Nov 2 Clinton Student Government Elections
Nov 3 Election Day – SCHOOL IS CLOSED
Nov 4 Farmigo Pick Up, 2:15-3:15pm, Clinton School. Pick up for all orders placed by Sunday, November 1st.
Nov 5 & 6 NJEA Convention – SCHOOL IS CLOSED

NEXT WEEK:

Nov 10 South Orange-Maplewood School District Education Summit, 7 – 9:30pm, Columbia High School. District-wide event to gather input into the SOMSD Strategic Plan. Participants will break into small groups to discuss priorities and possible actions to move issues forward. Submit topic suggestions for breakout sessions here. To learn more about the Summit, click here. Free childcare available for children ages 3 & up – to reserve a spot in childcare, email Karen Weiland, kweiland@somsd.k12.nj.us.
Nov 11 Executive PTA Board Meeting, 7:30pm, Clinton Library
Nov 12 Evening Conferences – HALF DAY OF SCHOOL
Nov 13 Afternoon Conferences – HALF DAY OF SCHOOL