Order School Supplies through June 14
School supplies available now !  We are working under the assumption that we will be going back to school in the fall, but if not, we will figure out delivery of the supplies to everyone.   ... read full article
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Order School Supplies through June 14Tracy Cooke5/3/20206/15/2020
Order School Supplies through June 14
School supplies available now !  We are working under the assumption that we will be going back to school in the fall, but if not, we will figure out delivery of the supplies to everyone.   ... read full article
Staff FavoriteTracy Cooke5/3/20205/9/2020
Staff Favorite
Send your favorite Clark Elementary Teacher and Staff a gift card, picture, and more throughout Staff Appreciation Week.  Check out our  Staff Favorites list.  ... read full article
General Membership MeetingTracy Cooke3/31/20204/28/2020
General Membership Meeting
  The next General Membership Meeting is April 27 at 6:30PM in the Clark Library .  We will be hearing the nominations for the Executive PTA Board for the 2020/2021 school year.  ... read full article
Staff Appreciation Lunch - March 9Tracy Cooke2/29/20203/4/2020
Staff Appreciation Lunch - March 9
Our next staff appreciation lunch is March 9 .  Let us know if you are interested in helping bring food or other items to help make it a success! Email volunteers@clarkpta.org . ... read full article
Vote Yes for Issaquah SchoolsTracy Cooke2/1/20202/12/2020
Vote Yes for Issaquah Schools
Ballots arrived in the mail last week - please remember to vote by  February 11th !  The 2020 EP&O Renewal Levy Continues Support For Career & Technical Education, Mental Health Counselors in Our Schools, Special Education, and more.  It is not a new tax and replaces the prior 2-year levy expiring in 2020.  Learn more .   ... read full article
Volunteer OpportunitiesTracy Cooke2/1/20202/28/2020
Volunteer Opportunities
Don't forget to check out our latest volunteer opportunities on our VOLUNTEER RESOURCES section of the website.  Click on  Current Opportunities for the latest sign ups.  And follow us on Facebook for more!  ... read full article
Sharks on Ice - January 24Tracy Cooke12/17/20191/25/2020
Sharks on Ice - January 24
Join your fellow Clark Sharks at Sno-King Arena in Renton on Friday, January 24 from 6:10 - 7:20 PM for a fun evening of ice skating.  $10 per skater.   Purchase ticket at the door. Clark PTA will receive $3 per person and if we reach over 100 people, we'll receive $5 per person!  Every dollar raised for PTA helps provide programs for Clark Elementary. ... read full article
THANK YOU!Tracy Cooke12/17/201912/31/2019
THANK YOU!
Thank you to all the teachers and staff that came out to Gingerbread House Night and volunteered! Also to Amber Thomas, Devanshi Gupta, Malia Greening and Andy Bechtel for organizing and getting everything transported to the school. You all are amazing! ... read full article
It's a Season of Giving!Tracy Cooke11/18/201911/29/2019
It's a Season of Giving!
Join the PTA in participating in this year's Holiday Gift Barn by helping families in our community through giving and sharing of gifts for children from birth to 18 years old.  See  Wish List  for list of gifts needed.  Gifts will be collected through November 27 at the Clark PTA office.   Please do not wrap gifts, but gift wrap and supplies for gift wrapping are always appreciated.  All gifts should be brand new.  Contact PTA Outreach (outreach@clarkpta.org) or Angela (dhanley2@gmail.com) with any questions. ... read full article
Book Fair Volunteers NeededTracy Cooke10/17/201910/25/2019
Book Fair Volunteers Needed
The Book Fair is a great opportunity for Clark to earn money for more books and reading programs to support the school.  We can't make this event a success without the help of our volunteers.  If you can spare some time, please sign up !   Operating Hours: Monday 10/21 4pm-6pm Tuesday 10/22 4pm-6pm Wednesday 10/23 1:30pm-3:30pm Thursday 10/24 4pm-6pm Friday 10/25 4pm-8pm SIGN UP NOW TO VOLUNTEER ... read full article
Read-A-Thon is here!Tracy Cooke10/1/201911/3/2019
Read-A-Thon is here!
Read-a-Thon is one of the biggest PTA fundraisers of the year.  The money raised provides funds for teacher grants and events and programs for students and families throughout the year.  Plus, it provides a great tax deduction incentive for our donors.   Packets will be sent home on October 7th and will include important dates, fundraising and prize information, pledge form, and reading incentives/minutes log.  IMPORTANT DATES: Week 1 – 10/7-10/13, turn in minutes on 10/15 **Students who read & turn in 100 minutes by 10/14 will receive a free book valued up to $10 at the book fair! Week 2 ... read full article
2019 Salmon Days Parking Volunteers NeededTracy Cooke9/23/201910/7/2019
2019 Salmon Days Parking Volunteers Needed
Volunteers are needed during the 2019 Salmon Days (Oct 5 - 6) to staff the parking lots run by Clark PTA.  This event is a huge opportunity for Clark PTA to raise up to $5,000 to help support programs funded by the Clark PTA including grant funded programs like Raz-Kids, Word Detectives, Lucy Caulkins Reading Curriculum, and Science to Go.  Sign up to Volunteer here .  No ISD background check required.  Volunteers get a free parking spot and you can use it if you want to enjoy Salmon Days either directly before or after your shift. ... read full article
Nurse's WishlistTracy Cooke9/12/201910/1/2019
Nurse's Wishlist
The Clark Elementary nurse is asking for clothing items to be donated to the school to help children throughout the year.  If you can donate some of these items, please bring them to the school office or directly to the nurse.   Leggings in all sizes for girls (6-14) Boy’s sweat pants all sizes. (6-14) Girls & Boys small underwear. Socks in all sizes. ... read full article
Clark Art Docent ProgramTracy Cooke9/4/201910/7/2019
Clark Art Docent Program
The Clark Art Docent Program is a 100% PTA sponsored, in-class volunteer opportunity offering art education to our students.  The program is made possible through PTA sponsorship and dedicated volunteers who lead, support and demonstrate hands-on lessons once per month.   Anyone can be an art docent and no art background is required.  Getting involved as a docent is an amazing way to encourage student growth and creative thinking.   Feeling like this may be a great fit for you?  Here's what you need to do:  Complete your  ISD volunteer background check.   Let your student's teacher know ASAP that you want to ... read full article
School Supply ListsTracy Cooke8/15/20199/9/2019
School Supply Lists
School supply lists are out!  Find your list  here  for each grade.   ... read full article
Volunteer Application Forms OpenTracy Cooke8/4/20199/13/2019
Volunteer Application Forms Open
The Issaquah School District volunteer application for 2019-20 is now open and should be completed now if you wish to volunteer during the 2019-2020 school year. Log in now to update your information and complete all items under the My Checklist tab.  Applications make take a few weeks to process.  You will need to complete: Volunteer Agreement Volunteer Orientation 2019-20 Volunteer Preferences My Uploads: Valid Driver's License/Government Issued Photo ID (unexpired) Submit Verification Signature If you have forgotten your password, please request a password reset via email to volunteers@issaquah.wednet.edu  and include the email address you used to create your account.  ... read full article