Please join Dr. Salam Noor who serves as the Deputy Superintendent of Public Instruction for the state of Oregon at Claggett Creek Middle School on 4/28/2016 at 6:00pm.
See flyer below for more information!
You’re really going to “DIG IT”, when we have our “FEELIN’ GROOVY” book fair at the end of the month.
This year's Spring Book Fair begins April 22 and runs through April 28th. Students will have time to shop before school from 9:00-9:15 & after school from 3:30-4:00 and then again during their media time.
There will be a special family shopping night on April 26th from 4-6:30.
We are looking for volunteers. Please use the following link to help us out!
Calling all Clear Lake volunteers! Please join us for a breakfast in your honor!
"Spring in so we can keep you rolling along!"
Bagel Bar - with lots of delicious toppings, fresh fruit, coffee and tea.
When: Thursday, April 14
Where: Media Center
Time: 8:15-900 am
*Childcare will be available for school-aged children in the gym.
Registration for fall kindergarten programs in Salem-Keizer Public Schools opened on Tuesday, February 23, 2016. Students who turn five on or before September 10, 2016, are eligible to register. All elementary schools in Salem-Keizer offer free, full-day kindergarten.
Parents are asked to register students soon to help the district prepare an adequate number of classrooms, supplies, etc. for the fall.
How to register
To register, please visit the school and pick up a registration packet. If you’re unsure what school is assigned to serve your residence address, please visit the district’s school finder page: www.salemkeizer.org/content/boundary-information
Parents must complete and sign the forms in the registration packet (registration form, home language survey, immunization form) and provide:
1. Proof of residence address. Examples of documents accepted include a copy of a utility bill, driver’s license with current address, copy of rental agreement, etc.
2. Original birth certificate for the child. The school will make a copy and return the original to the parent.
Help your student get ready
Parents can help students get ready for kindergarten by helping them:
a pencil, crayons and scissors correctly
Please contact your school with questions about registering for kindergarten.
Clear Lake is proud to partner with the American Heart Association again this year! This year the event will take place in PE classes on Friday, February 12th (This is a correction to the newsletter that emailed home.)
This will be a one-day, special event for all of our students. If students want to collect pledges, they will be eligible for special prizes. This is not required to participate! More information and packets will be coming home with student in PE this week.
Don't be scared but the "Monster" Book Fair is coming! November 16th-24th
Book Fair hours:
Monday through Friday 16th-20th, before and after school. Students planning to purchase may enter the building at 8:45. Students browsing will need to wait for the doors to open at 9:00 am. Hopefully this will help get students to class on time. After school, student may only stay if they have PRE-ARRANGED with parents to shop. Students will have the opportunity to shop during their media time that week.
Family shopping will also be open during conference time:
Monday 11/23 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 11/24 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
We are always looking for volunteers to help with Book Fair. If you are able to help, please sign up on the link below.
Missoula Children’s Theatre will perform Blackbeard the Pirate this Saturday, September 26 in the West Salem High School Auditorium at 3:00 pm and 5:30 pm.
Admission to the show is $8 per person.
Clear Lake's Jog-a-thon is the biggest fund raiser of the year! Monies raised at the Jog-a-thon go to help the PTA enhance programs at Clear Lake.
Clear Lake PTA is working hard on preparing for the annual event. This year we have a goal of $30,000. If we reach this goal, all students will be treated to an all school ice cream party! All classrooms with 100% pledge participation (all students in the room bringing in pledge money, even just $5) will be treated to a special classroom party and students will be eligible for individual participation prizes. We want all student to feel like they are part of the success of this year's event!
Volunteers are needed! Please use the link below to sign up. All volunteers must be approved with Salem Keizer School District. Background checks are good for five years.
Kickoff/Teacher Lap: 9:20-9:30
We are excited and looking forward to the 2015-2016 school year. This year we will have our annual open house from 4:30-6:00 pm on Tuesday, September 8th. At that time you will be able to see classroom assignments and have the opportunity to meet you child's teacher and drop off school supplies. This is also the perfect time to fill out your registration paperwork needed to start the year. We hope to see you all there!
First day of school is Wednesday, September 9th. Doors open at 9:00 and school starts at 9:15. For safety reasons, all visitors must check in, even on the first day of school.
Parents of Salem-Keizer Elementary students will have access to an online information system called ParentVUE starting this fall.
Previously, parents of middle and high school students could find information about student attendance, classes, and grades online through a service called Intouch Online. This fall, ParentVUE is replacing Intouch Online.
ParentVUE will offer some information for parents of elementary students. Parents will be able to log in to find information about their student's:
The District will be mailing log in information for ParentVUE to families prior to the start of school.
For more information about ParentVUE, please visit
http://www.salemkeizer.org/parents/parentvue or call the school office.