Programs

Art Docents
Art Docents

Chair:
When:
September - June

Parent volunteers lead and/or help our teachers with unique, curriculum enhancing art projects throughout the year. Students get experiences with various mediums, such as glass, clay, collage, paint, ink and charcoal.
dads@recess
dads@recess

Chair:
(none)
When:
October-May

Enjoy a fun-filled recess and lunch with your child, 2nd Friday of the month. Join the kids on the playground and during lunch. Dads need to complete the school Volunteer Packet Washington State Patrol form and wear a nametag while visiting.
Eager Reader
Eager Reader

Chair:
(none)
When:
Spring

Clark reading incentive program which encourages and motivates students to read at home. Readers earn prizes and other recognition for their efforts. Clark Sharks are "FIN"tastic readers!
Reflections
Reflections

Chair:
(none)
When:
January

Each fall our school participates in the national Reflections art contest, which is open to all students grades K-12.
School Assemblies
School Assemblies

Chair:
(none)

The PTA sponsors and organizes monthly assemblies for the student body. Our coordinator works with Dr. Wood and other staff to select programs that enhance the curriculum and students' cultural experiences.
Yearbook
Yearbook

Chair:
(none)
When:
Spring

Clark PTA produces a yearbook for student purchase each spring. This is a wonderful way memento of your child's year at Clark.

Fundraising

On-going Fundraisers
On-going Fundraisers

Chair:
(none)
When:
September - June

Corporate Fund Matching, Safeway e-scripts, Box Tops for Education, and Campbell Labels.

Popcorn Fridays
Popcorn Fridays

Chair:
When:
September to June

Popcorn is available for student purchase at select recesses. The cost is 25 cents a bag. Click the link below for popcorn nutrition information.

School Supply Kits
School Supply Kits

Chair:
(none)
When:
Spring

This drive is to provide school supplies for those in need.
Spiritwear
Spiritwear

Chair:
(none)
When:
September - June

Show your Clark Shark spirit - order your new Spiritwear.

Outreach

Fall Canned Food Drive
Fall Canned Food Drive

Chair:
(none)
When:
October-November

Our annual food drive benefits the local community through the Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank.
Holiday Giving Tree
Holiday Giving Tree

Chair:
(none)
When:
December

Clark participates in the Issaquah Food Bank's Caring Through Sharing annual gift event. Families can select an item tag from the tree in the school lobby for donation. Gifts should be returned by the deadline, unwrapped with the gift tag. Gifts will be distributed to pre-selected families on a special shopping day held at Pickering Barn.
Kindergarten Summer Playdates
Kindergarten Summer Playdates

Chair:
When:
July - August

Each summer new Clark kindergarteners are invited to join other PTA families at pre-arranged summer park playdates. Times and dates are determined in June and notice is given to all families who are entering kindergarten the following fall.
Membership
Membership

Chair:
(none)
When:
September - June

This committee handles the PTA membership drive. We are striving for 100% membership!
Shoe and Coat Drive
Shoe and Coat Drive

Chair:
(none)
When:
Fall

Clark PTA runs a shoe and coat drive in the Fall.
Staff Appreciation
Staff Appreciation

Chair:
(none)
When:
September - June

The PTA shows our appreciation of our wonderful staff by hosting a monthly staff luncheon.

Events

BINGO Night
BINGO Night

Chair:
(none)
When:
October 27, 2017

Join us for a night of fun, food and community. Game boards will be sold and multiple rounds will be played with prizes awarded after every round.
Coffee with the Principal
Coffee with the Principal

Chair:
(none)
When:
Multiple Dates

Join Principal Wood for an informal coffee and conversation session; held multiple times during the school year. Come to hear about Clark current events and share ideas.
Fall Book Fair
Fall Book Fair

Chair:
(none)
When:
October 30 - November 3

All credit from our annual Scholastic Book Fair sales benefit our Clark library and the Shark Tales program. A great selection of books is here, including the latest and finest titles for kids, as well as books of interest to parents. And, you can contribute books to your child's teacher classroom library. The Book Fair is a great way to get everyone excited about reading.
Gingerbread House Night
Gingerbread House Night

Chair:
(none)
When:
December 15, 2017

Our annual gingerbread house decorating night is a fun, sweet event for families.
Golden Acorn
Golden Acorn

Chair:
(none)
When:
April

Nominate an outstanding PTA volunteer for the annual Golden Acorn Award.

Popsicles on the Playground
Popsicles on the Playground

Chair:
(none)
When:
September (Meet the Teacher)

Ease into the school year with Popsicles on the Playground. This event follows Meet the Teacher and will give the kids a chance to play and the adults an opportunity to meet each other.
Tissues and Tea
Tissues and Tea

Chair:
(none)
When:
September 7, 2017

The first day of Kindergarten is a special and often emotional time for children as well as parents. The Clark PTA hosts an annual Tissues and Tea immediately after drop on the first day of school. It's a nice way for parents to connect with others, embrace the specialness of their child's first day and find out more about Clark.

Volunteers

Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteer Opportunities

Chair:
(none)
When:
September - June

Our programs are possible because of the help and dedication of our parent community. Please sign up for a position where you can help make Clark great. Thank you!

Enrichment

Missoula Children's Theatre
Missoula Children's Theatre

Chair:
(none)
When:
March 26

Stay tuned for Spring Enrichment class information.