News & Notes


*3rd Quarter Awards Ceremony is this Friday the 15th at 1:00. All are welcome!

*The Growth and Development class will be on 4/20. Boys and girls are split up for this one-hour class. Please send in this permission form ASAP.

*Our class has started their final science rotation with Ms. Dreyer! Your students are learning about fast processes such as landslides, volcanoes and earthquakes. They will also learn about slow processes like erosion and weathering.

*Our Cherokee Field Trip is on May 6th from 7:45am-5:00pm. Students will need to be picked up promptly at 5:00, so please be in front of the school (car rider/bus lane) by 5pm. Parent chaperones are welcomed and invited to attend! Please identify this on the form or contact Mrs. Clark. Plan on driving separately as there will not be seats for parents on the bus- carpooling is a wonderful option too. Family members who would like to attend need to send an additional $12. If you decide to attend the day of, your ticket will be full price.

*4/29 and 5/16 are 2-hour early release dates.

*The EOG tests will be 5/25 and 5/26.

*No School for Memorial Day on 5/30th.

*We will go to the Pool on 6/6 and Field Day will be 6/7. We will also be having a special Career day on Thursday the 2nd. Contact Mrs. Clark if you are interested in possibly presenting for this event! More information to come in May.

*Please note the changes to our Academic Year: 6/8 will be our final day of school and it will be an early release day.
Reread the beloved story we watched during our Valentine's Day Party! So sweet! We discussed the importance of communicating to someone how they are special and loved, and how it can really make a difference! 
General Information and Reminders:
*Remember to check our Buncombe county website for the most updated information on school closings and delays! Remember that any changes have the potential to change previously set dates. 
*Our Front Row class code is 35weh2.
*Our Raz-kids account is cclark37 and their password is their lunch number. See education links for a quick page to access several of these sites!
*If you would like to order from the Scholastic Reading Club bookstore online, our class code is NPX83! You can also have your child bring in the book order and I can order it as well.
*We have received our class laptops! It is very exciting (: I have embedded the following video from Buncombe County that teaches appropriate behaviors with our new tool.
Mrs. Clark's Wish List 
 Pre-sharpened Pencils or Pencils in general (:
Dry Erase Markers
 Check out photos from our Boosterthon Schoolwide Fundraiser near the beginning of the year! These adorable kiddos have grown!
Check out my classroom projects on Donors Choose!
Below, you will find a link to our "Room 227" Handbook from the beginning of the year. This handbook will hopefully answer the majority of questions that you may have. However, if you have any other questions or concerns, please feel free to email me anytime at or call our wonderful school at 828-669-5217.
Link to Words Their Way Spelling activities and parent information letter:
*Please see our Clark Chronicle Newsletter page for more information, given by your students!