Category Archives: Volunteering

Spring Artwork at Peet’s by Clifford Painters!

Spring has sprung at Peet’s on Laurel Street in San Carlos, thanks to the new art show, courtesy of our very own Clifford students. Through the PTO’s Art in Action program, 1st Graders created their own paintings inspired by Monet’s “Bridge … Continue reading

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Dash for Cash: Lap-a-thon 2014

Mark your calendars! May 2nd, Friday: It’s our annual Lap-a-thon FUNraiser, DASH FOR CA$H. The students start their laps, class by class, at 8:30AM, and things wrap up at roughly 2:20PM. This year, we want to highlight that May is “National … Continue reading

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You’re Invited: Monthly Meeting, Thursday, April 3rd

Parents, teachers, and staff: Please join us for our April gathering on Thursday, 4/3, at 7PM in the library. Learn about all the fun events coming up — Father-Daughter Dance and the rockin’ Lap-A-Thon, for instance — among other things. Find out … Continue reading

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Clifford Teachers & Staff: We Appreciate You

Clifford parents find ways to thank our teachers and staff frequently during the school year. During the recent school conference week, a team of parents hosted a brunch. On Wednesday, March 12th, the upper and lower Staff Lounges were stocked … Continue reading

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Free Irish Dance Class: After School Today!

St. Patrick’s Day Dance Class Greetings Clifford students, family members, teachers, and staff. It’s time to get your dancing shoes on again! You are all invited to a free Irish Dancing class on Monday, March 17, to celebrate St. Patrick’s … Continue reading

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Inspiring SEPTAR Presentation

We had a great turnout on February 27, 2014: 40 parents and teachers tuned into the inspiring presentation “Resilience in The Classroom” by Dr. Lisa Medoff at the district office. How does Dr. Medoff define “resilience” in the classroom? She … Continue reading

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Father-Daughter Dance, this Friday, April 4!

Dads out there: Grab your daughter/s by the hand/s, and plan for a fabulous night out on Friday, April 4th 2014. The annual Father-Daughter Dance is happening from 6:30PM to 8:30PM in the Clifford MUB. It will be a grand evening, … Continue reading

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All-Parent Meeting this Thursday at 7PM

Hi Clifford families, Come join fellow-parents in the library at 7PM, Thursday, January 16, 2014. Enjoy a light meal and refreshments, and come hear what is going on at our great school. The PTO Board members and other volunteers will … Continue reading

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The View: New Display of Our Students’ Artwork at Peet’s

These days, especially when it’s a tad chilly, there’s nothing quite like a steaming cup of Joe or decadent hot chocolate to warm the paws. Plus, a lot of us enjoy beverages even more than normal, when we don’t have … Continue reading

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The Wire Workers: Art in Action Showpiece!

In the month of December, Mrs. Costa’s 4th Grade students worked with wire and other materials to create miniature figures. Valerie Bioc was the Art in Action docent — the parent volunteer leading the class — and Valerie created an … Continue reading

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