On Friday, September 11, 2015, the kindergarten students at Clearwater Elementary West hosted a Grandparent’s Day celebration in their classrooms. More than 125 grandparents, both near and far, were in attendance for the special event. The students performed a poem, read books, and enjoyed games with their grandparents.
Archery Tournament Set For November 2, 2015
The 3rd annual Clearwater Invitational NASP Tournament will be on Saturday November 14th. Fall archery begins Monday November 2nd for Clearwater students. Grades 4th-6th will practice at the MS from 3:15-4:30. Grade 7th -12th will practice from 4:30-6:00. We will have a parent meeting on Thursday October 22 in the MS theater at 6:30pm. Please help spread the word! You will find the tournament registration and waiver form in the link. If you have questions please contact Mr. Moore email@example.com or 584-2036.
For more information and registration forms, click here.
Elementary West To Host Book Fair
Clearwater Elementary West will host a Scholastic Book Fair on Monday, October 12 – Friday, October 16th with before school and after school shopping hours. Funds raised will help purchase books for our elementary school library as well as classroom libraries. Families, faculty, and the community are invited to attend this fun reading event that helps inspire children to become lifelong readers.
The Book Fair will feature a special Moonlight Madness Night of Shopping. The fair will remain open until 7PM. This is an excellent opportunity to come visit the school’s library and see what all the book fair has to offer.
The Book Fair will be open daily from 7:15-8:30 A.M.
Tuesday & Wednesday evening family shopping will be from 2:45-6:30PM
Thursday Night we will be hosting a Moonlight Madness Shopping event and will be open until 7.
Friday is the final day of shopping. Hours will be 7:15-12.
Clearwater Elementary West is located at 100 S. Prospect, Clearwater, KS 67026
The Book Fair offers specially priced books and educational products, including popular series, award-winning titles, new releases, adult bestsellers, and other great reads from dozens of publishers.
Book Fair customers may help the school build classroom libraries by purchasing books through the Classroom Wish List program. In addition, the Book Fair will feature the All for Books™ program, where students can share the thrill of reading with others by donating loose change to purchase books from the Book Fair for classroom libraries. Scholastic Book Fairs® then matches those monetary donations with a donation of up to one million dollars in books from The Scholastic Possible Fund, which distributes books to children in need through organizations, such as Kids in Distressed Situations, Inc. and the Kids In Need Foundation.
If patrons are unable to attend our book fair they may shop online at
We appreciate the support from our community during this fun and exciting event.
MS and HS Parent-Teacher Conferences Schedule Change
Clearwater High School and Clearwater Middle School have changed the parent/teacher conference date set for Thursday, October 15th. The new date will be on Tuesday, October 13th. The times will not change with the MS conferences taking place from 4:00 - 7:00 pm and the HS conferences taking place from 5:30 - 8:30 pm. The change was necessary because of the amount of MS and HS activities on Thursday, October 15th. If you have any questions, please contact the MS at 620-584-2036 or the HS at 620-584-2361. Conferences for the Intermediate Center and Elementary West will remain as scheduled.
Kindergarten Grandparents Day
Erica Rupe Nominated For Teacher Of The Year
On Saturday, September 12 Erica Rupe, first grade teacher at Clearwater Elementary West attended a banquet to honor the Region IV District Nominees for the 2016 Kansas Teacher of the Year award. Erica was one of ten Nominees for the Kanas Elementary teacher of the year. Erica fell just short of being selected to the semi-finals. The Kansas Teacher of the Year program identifies, recognizes, and utilizes representatives of excellent teaching in the classroom. Congratulations Erica on your nomination!
Ann Morris Selected As Teacher Of The Year
Ann Morris, special education teacher at the CIC, was selected as teacher of the year for elementary staff at the Back to School Inservice for the Sedgwick County Special Education Cooperative. Ann is an advocate for her students and a positive member of the faculty at the Intermediate Center. We are excited for Ann and are glad that her hard work with our students has been recognized.
|Ann Morris (4th from the left) standing with other award recipients.