Welcome to the Clayton Elementary Website. Our goal is to provide parents with the important and timely information needed to help students succeed. Browse the site and be sure to check the TOP NEWS below and the CLAYTON CALENDAR to the right.
The PTA's "No Sell" Donation Drive is Underway - IT'S GROOVY TO GIVE! - CLICK HERE to see the current classroom participation percentages. Because of the generosity of Clayton families, last year the PTA spent ~$60 per student on direct curriculum support not covered by the district, such as classroom subscriptions and teacher training, a $150 stipend for each teacher, facilities improvements such as bike racks, park benches, landscaping, the reading deck, and the pond dock, as well as Clayton programs such as Science Fair, the Cultural Celebration, Reflections, and Summer Library. Please CLICK HERE to visit the donation drive webpage to learn more about how you can donate and help support our school. Or CLICK HERE to donate online now! Contact: Chris Pollom, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Teacher Cookie Party- Please sign up to bring homemade cookies for the Teacher Cookie Party on Thursday, Dec.11. CLICK HERE to visit the signup. Questions? Contact Lisa Williams, email@example.com.
Science Fair Information - The Science Fair will be on Thursday, January 22, 2015. Student project judging will occur in the morning in the cafeteria and project viewing for family and friends will be in the evening starting at 5:30pm. Please plan to attend this fun, learning event! CLICK HERE for more information on the Austin Energy Science Fair.
Show your special student that exploring science is fun! We need your help to JUDGE the great scientific work of our students that morning. Please help inspire a budding scientist! If you are interested in judging some of these great projects or know someone who might like to help, please contact Arrion Rathsack or CLICK HERE to complete the Online Judge Registration Form. Retired grandparents and neighbors make great volunteer judges! Judging instructions will be provided in advance. Contact Arrion Rathsack at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Austin Empty Bowl Project Update - Thanks to all those who helped make bowls for the Austin Empty Bowl Project. We made 79 bowls! Each bowl provides funds for about 7 meals for hungry kids in Austin - 553 meals! Way to go Cardinals!! The Austin Empty Bowl Project event, where the bowls are sold, is happening this Sunday, November 23rd from 11:00-3:00 at Marchesa Hall, 6406 N IH 35, Suite 3100, 78752. Tickets are available for the Preview Party, Saturday November 22. Check out the website www.austinemptybowl.org. Contact: Nancy Hallmark, email@example.com.
Help Clayton Elementary by Joining the PTA! - Join ONLINE or PRINT A MEMBERSHIP FORM and return it with payment to your child's teacher or the office. As a PTA member, you will be a more informed, and a more involved parent in your child's education. The membership fee is $7 per year. Visit the membership page for more info on how to join. Contact: Sharon Procyk, firstname.lastname@example.org.
SAVE THE DATE: CLAYTON FUN RUN 2015 - Clayton's 9th Annual Fun Run, Carnival, and Silent Auction is scheduled for Saturday, April 11, 2015. Planning has begun. If you are interested in joining the planning committee, please send an email to email@example.com for more details. Contact: Chris Pollom.
AISD Parent Cloud Information - Grade Speed will no longer be available this school year. All parents must have a Parent Cloud account to have access to their students information. If you have not yet created a Parent Cloud account, please do so at http://my.austinisd.org and login with your Parent Connection info. To add new students, you will need your child's student ID number, date of birth, and PIN (found on report card). Click here for more info about Parent Cloud. If you have any technical problems accessing the cloud please contact 512-414-9187. AISD parents can view their students' grades, attendance, lunch menu, school and teacher information, and much more on the Parent Cloud. If you have any technical problems accessing the cloud please contact 512-414-9187. Please click on the following links to learn more:
Labels for Education- Thank you to the families who sent in Lables for Education during the month of October. We earned 2,870 points, which is great! With our earned points from September and October, we have currently ordered a variety of sports balls and a set of ball hops to be used on the playground. We also were able to order a $50 VISA prepaid card to purchase a table to be used during school events. Thanks again for all your support! If you have any questions, please contact the coordinator, Tanya Snow, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Box Tops for Education - Please continue to collect box tops and bring them to the school to earn points. Visit Clayton's Box Top webpage to learn more about the program. Contact: Suzanne Hesley, email@example.com.
There's a Place for Everyone to Volunteer at Clayton! - Are you looking for volunteer opportunities for the 2014-2015 school year? Would you like to become a coordinator of one of Clayton's wonderful programs? There is one coordinator position available for the 2014-15 school year. If you are interested in being a coordinator or have questions regarding volunteering at Clayton, please contact the PTA Volunteer Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org:
Clayton's Cultural Celebration (C3) Coordinator - Clayton's Cultural Celebration is an opportunity to celebrate and honor the diversity of our Clayton families. The coordinator will organize the event, which occurs in the late fall.
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