Monthly Archives: September 2011

Sad News

For those of us in the Clifford Community who have not yet heard, yesterday was an extremely difficult day for all of us. Tragically, Val, who works in day care, lost her husband Wednesday morning when his motorcycle was struck … Continue reading

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What’s Up with the Snack Shack?

As many of you are aware, we have closed the Snack Shack until further notice. State law requires that schools and school related organizations wait until 30 minutes after final dismissal of students to sell food items. This would mean … Continue reading

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Update on the Kindergarten Rooms and Status of Investigation

I try to anticipate where problems and concerns my arise and occasionally find myself blind-sided. Such was the case when 30 or so of our Kindergarten students, suddenly, came down with what appears to be insect bites. The problem was … Continue reading

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Curly Visits Clifford

Yesterday Clifford got a visit from Curly.  He was a bed bug sniffing dog who luckily did not find any bed bugs.  The hunt for the culprit continues! As for the kindergartners, they enjoyed Curly’s visit.  While doing a demonstration … Continue reading

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Special Thanks to Clifford School Staff!

We are just halfway through September and the school year has been a little dramatic for us kindergarten parents. After rumors of chicken pox and bug infestations, it seems that bugs are the culprits. My daughter had the bites and … Continue reading

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Come Out and Play Night! (Fri. Sept. 23)

The Fall Come Out and Play night will be held on Friday Sept. 23 from 4-8pm (grades K-5). Do not miss out on this great family event! It is a chance to play tetherball with your children, watch their monkey … Continue reading

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Clifford Father’s Club Info

Greetings Clifford School Dads! My name is Thomas Sperow (dad to kinder Lulu); I have volunteered to chair the Clifford Father’s Club for 2011-2012. The purpose of this club is to get more involved with your kids, their school’s functions … Continue reading

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Notes from the Sept. 7 Meeting

Thank you to all the parents, family members, teachers and staff who attended our first PTO meeting of the school year. (See meeting minutes.) We are proud to say it was a huge success. The PTO is striving to create … Continue reading

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Fall Semester Enrichment Schedule

The Fall semester schedule for after-school enrichment is now online! From yoga, to math, to chess, to science, to Tae Kwon Do, classes are available at convenient times for students of all ages and interests. Whether you pay class tuition directly … Continue reading

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