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Welcome to the updated Clague PTSO website.  Please send any content suggestions to ClaguePTO@gmail.com. We would especially like to hear what we should include on the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page.

If you have news to share about Clague student achievements, we would be happy to announce it here.


 


Clague PTSO Annual Report June 2019

posted Jun 10, 2019, 7:12 AM by Clague PTSO   [ updated Jun 10, 2019, 9:11 AM ]

Together with our principals and the staff, the PTSO fulfilled our promise from Curriculum Night to spend this year all the funds you so kindly donated!  Because we had something of a "cushion" from previous years, we even "over-spent" our budget, with the philosophy that a PTSO's purpose (unlike  that of our family budgets) is not to save, per se, but to spend money on behalf of students, teacher, staff, and the community.  We are keeping in our account a reasonable amount of seed money for next year—50% of our approx. $35,000 budget-- so don't worry!  This promise has come out of a desire on the part of Board members over the past several years not to hoard money.

 

Here is a partial list of what we accomplished in 2018-19

 

Here is the budget we worked from (Clague PTSO Budget):


  • 2 Courtyard clean-ups--several hours each of woodchipping, weeding, path-creating, and general tidying
  • 4 Fun Nights--8 hours of good, clean fun for our students with ping pong, basketball, dancing, movies, pizza and snacks, games, floor hockey, cakewalks and trivia contests--that benefited! the 8th grade DC Trip Fund, the Science Olympiad, the Foreign Language trips, and Academic Games.
  • 4 delicious spreads of light supper food at Parent-Teacher Conferences
  • 2 Amazing Staff Luncheons (Fall and Spring)
  • Many T-shirts for our entering 6th graders
  • Many DC scholarships, ensuring that all who want to go on this trip may go!
  • 1 Conference fee for our very own Ms. Kim McLean who attends the MACUL conference annually
  • Several updates to the Teachers' Lounge, the Blue House, and the Nurse's room
  • Many Courtyard Lunches so students can enjoy our unique space
  • 1 additional AED machine near the gym for the safety of all users
  • 1 Softball pitching machine (and generator!)
  • 1 large video monitor for the Cafeteria
  • (Coming Fall 2019) Cool, new signage for our building
  • Over 30 Up to $200 Teacher Grants for the following staff members: Ms. Ferguson, Ms. Nordstrom; Ms. J. Donnelly, Mr. M. Donnelly, Ms. Fleming, Mr. Cartman, Ms. M. Donnelly, Mr. Wiens, Ms. Vit, Ms. Katz, Ms. Pentzien, Ms. Reiher, Ms. Ruehlmann, Mr. Jurasek, Ms. Pelchat, Ms. Hochella, Ms. Baskey, Ms. Siewert, Ms. Morningstar, Ms. DeAngelis, Mr Taylor,  Ms. Breen, Ms. Rayford-Palmer, Ms. Lamberjack, Mr. Batkins, Mr. Harris, Ms. Slater, Ms. Kotlinski, Ms. Cornish, Ms. Mullice, Ms. Muehlmann,
  • Many items purchased with the money from those grants, including:  ESL book sets; Books for the "Cougar Cares" book club; printing costs for the Cougar Star; Classy Clague table covers for 8th grade promotion, a presentation by "Clark, the Juggler," classroom organizing materials, science equipment, music, school supplies, art supplies, PE equipment, online subscriptions . . .you get the idea
  • 1 amazing 8th grade party (coming on Thursday!)

 

We are so grateful for the support of Cougar Nation and look forward to another year of serving you in the fall.

 

See you at Registration! 

Wed Aug. 21:   7th grade AM and 8th grade PM

and Thurs Aug. 22nd, 6th grade AM and make-up PM

Please contact me if you can come for any part of those days to help (8 am to 4 pm both days)

 

Thank you!

--Margaret Baker, 2019-2020 president

margaret@bakerstrategy.com

Registration for 2019-2020

posted Jun 9, 2018, 10:14 AM by Clague PTSO   [ updated May 28, 2019, 7:41 AM ]

Registration for fall will be on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 and Thursday, August 22, 2019.  Wednesday morning is for 7th graders, Wednesday afternoon is for 8th graders, Thursday morning is for 6th graders, and Thursday afternoon is for make-up.

Recognizing 8th graders in Cougar Promotion Ceremony program

posted May 28, 2018, 1:35 PM by Clague PTSO   [ updated May 28, 2019, 7:45 AM ]

The 8th grade promotion ceremony will be on Thursday, June 13th at 9:00 AM at Skyline High School.  Students should arrive to Skyline by 8:30AM.  Congratulations Class of 2023 students and parents!!!  


Last PTSO meeting of the school year

posted May 22, 2018, 10:35 AM by Clague PTSO   [ updated May 28, 2019, 7:49 AM ]

Our last PTSO meeting for this school year will be on Monday, June 10, 2019 at 7:30 pm.

Upcoming PTSO meetings

posted Dec 2, 2017, 3:19 PM by Clague PTSO   [ updated May 28, 2019, 7:37 AM ]

The Clague PTSO meets on the second Wednesday of each month, unless rescheduled to coordinate with school breaks or holidays. The general meeting begins at 7:30.  If needed, the executive board meets at 7:00. Meetings take place in the Media Center. 
  • June 10, 2019

New Bylaws Posted

posted Dec 2, 2017, 3:16 PM by Clague PTSO   [ updated Dec 2, 2017, 3:20 PM ]

New bylaws are available by clicking the link on the left.  

PTSO May Update

posted May 2, 2017, 11:46 AM by Clague PTSO   [ updated May 2, 2017, 11:46 AM ]

Please find an update from PTSO president here

PTSO Update

posted Feb 19, 2017, 6:22 AM by Clague PTSO   [ updated Feb 19, 2017, 6:22 AM ]

Please see the latest update on PTSO activities from President Margaret Baker

PTSO meetings

posted Jan 8, 2017, 4:03 PM by Clague PTSO

The Clague PTSO meets on the second Monday of each month, unless rescheduled to coordinate with school breaks. The general meeting begins at 7:30.  If needed, the executive board meets at 7:00. Meetings take place in the Media Center.  Upcoming 2017 meetings are:
  • February 13, 2017
  • March 13, 2017
  • April 10, 2017
  • May 8, 2017--Elections for 2017-18
  • June, 12, 2017--Last meeting!

Clague Directory

posted Nov 17, 2016, 10:58 AM by Clague PTSO

The Clague Directory is UP and RUNNING! 

Go to join.myschoolanywhere.com with the code "Clague" to enter your last name and email to confirm that you are in the directory or enter your information.

**6th graders from THURSTON--your information was NOT able to be imported from last year's directory.  Please enter it now if you haven't already.  


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