Beginning March 18th until further notice buses will be on hard surface only morning and afternoon.
Just a reminder that the Clarke food and clothing pantry will be CLOSED today, March 11th. It will reopen Monday, March 18th.
The school board meeting scheduled for April 8th has been moved to April 11th @ 6:00 pm in the central office board room. This change is reflected on our website and app calendars. Thank you.
Clarke K-12: There will be no school March 11-15 for spring break. Classes will resume on Monday, March 18th.
The Clarke Schools Food and Clothing Pantry will not be open on March 11th. We will resume normal hours on March 18, after Spring Break.
The livestream link for The elementary Leadership Day opening ceremony has been changed. Click here to access: https://youtu.be/tCPCqcK8HdY
Clarke Community Schools is interested in obtaining feedback about the Clarke App that was introduced this past fall. Please help by filling out this short survey. Thank you for your assistance! https://goo.gl/forms/euZR6h2jmiqU0hxU2
Congratulations to our MS boys and MS girls cyber defense teams on their State placement awards!
Clarke K-12: Conferences will be taking place on March 5th and 7th (Tuesday & Thursday) from 3-8 pm. School will be dismissing one hour early on those days.
Reminder...School Improvement Advisory Committee (SIAC) meeting tonight from 5:30-7:00 in the middle/high school library. View the agenda in the "News" section on the app.
Reminder...Part 2 of the Nurtured Heart training is tonight. Dinner served in HS cafeteria at 4:45. Training in MS/HS library from 5:30-7:30. Childcare available. All free!
Thursday February 21st buses on hard surface only morning and afternoon.
Wednesday February 20th school is canceled.
SIAC is now rescheduled to next Tuesday, February 26th from 5:30-7:00 in the middle school/ high school library. Enter through middle school entrance #31.
Don't forget...Nurtured Heart Approach parent and community training tonight. FREE dinner at 5:00. FREE training 5:30-7:30. FREE childcare. Part 2 is Feb. 25th and part 3 is March 4th. Dinner in HS cafeteria. Training in MS/HS library. Hope to see you there.
Monday February 18 buses on hard surface only morning and afternoon.
February 13 buses on hard surface only.
Family Night is cancelled tonight due to the weather. Join us for our next family night on APRIL 9th for a FREE dinner and magic show. Stay warm and safe today.
February 12 Clarke schools are closed.
The elementary is dismissing today, February 11th, at 1:00. The MS/HS is dismissing at 1:25.
The Clarke Food and Clothing Pantry will be CLOSED today. Everyone stay safe!
The February 11 school board meeting has been postponed to February 21st at the same time and location.
Monday February 11th school dismissed at 1:00 pm. No afternoon preschool. Buses on hard surface only.
Monday February 11th buses on hard surface only morning and afternoon.
Thursday February 7th no morning preschool.
Thursday February 7th Clarke schools are on a 2 hour delay.
Join us Tuesday, Feb 12th from 5:30-7 for "Lovin' Literacy" FREE family night in the elementary cafeteria (use entrance 5). This is open to ALL Clarke students and families. FREE spaghetti dinner at 5:30, book bingo and fun activity at 6:00. Each child will get a FREE book!
WOW Wednesday is an elementary program. The program is canceled for February the 6th. School is NOT cancelled.
Due to impending weather, the 2nd Grade concert tonight has been postponed. No practice this PM. Rescheduled date is TBA.
February 5th buses will be on regular routes.
FREE Nurtured Heart Approach parent training (see flyer). Feb 18 and 25, & March 4 @ MS/HS. Attend all 3 nights for full training. FREE each night: Dinner 5-5:30-Training 5:30-7:30-Childcare available. RSVP to Jean Bahls (email@example.com or 342-4221 ext 549). Open to all!
Monday February 4th buses on hard surface only.
Circle Drive: Due to temperatures, we will have students wait inside and will be sent out accordingly. Please stay in your vehicles and stay warm.
January 31st Clarke schools will be on a 2 hour delay, no morning preschool. Buses will be on hard surfaces through February 1st.
There will be no high school Study Table today.
For January 29 two hour early dismissal. School will be closed Wednesday.
January 29 buses will be on hard surface only morning and afternoon.
Good afternoon. The school district is watching the weather forecast and are concerned about the temperature predicted for Wednesday. Temperatures and wind chill has prompted Wind Chill Warnings from 6 pm Tuesday through noon Wednesday in our area. We will make a decision regarding school for Wednesday as soon as possible. A decision may come as early as sometime Tuesday.
Monday January 28 buses on hard surface only.
Friday January 25 no morning preschool.
January 25th school is on a 2 hour delay.
Friday January 25th buses on hard surface only
January 24 buses will run on hard surface only.
January 23rd school is closed. Speech contest moved to Thursday
January 23rd school is closed. Speech contest moved to Thursday
January 22 Clarke schools are now closed
January 22 Clarke is on a 2 hour delay
Monday January 21st buses on hard surface only.
January 18 school will be dismissed 2 hours early.
HS boys and girls basketball for this evening versus Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont is cancelled. Information regarding rescheduling will be available at a later time.
January 15 school is delayed 2 hours. No morning preschool. Buses on hard surface only
Tuesday, January 15 buses will run on hard surface only.
Buses on hard surface only for January 14th.
Due to the weather archery practice Friday January 11 has been cancelled. Archery Tournament Saturday January 12 has been cancelled as well.
Due to the weather this evening we will be making changes to tonight’s Basketball Games. We will be playing Varsity only . Varsity Girls 5:00 PM & Varsity Boys 6:15 PM.
FREE family night starts at 5:30 in the elementary cafeteria. Join us for a free meal and science fun. Open to all PK-12 Clarke families. Join us!
Join us Tuesday, January 8 (TOMORROW) at the Elementary School for Science FUN Family Night! FREE dinner at 5:30, Science rotations begin at 6:00. Open to all Clarke District Families! Hope to see you there!
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Clarke K-12: School will be let out 2 hours early on Friday, December 21st. There will be no school Monday, December 24th through Wednesday, January 2nd due to winter break. Classes will resume Thursday, January 3rd.
There will be a short, mandatory meeting after school on Wednesday, December 19th, in the HS auditorium for all those in grades 8-12 who are interested in playing baseball this summer.
This morning local law enforcement notified Clarke Elementary that there was a neighborhood issue near the elementary campus and requested students not be allowed outside for recess until the issue was resolved. Mrs. Kiger, Mr. Bolton, and the entire staff fully complied with law enforcement’s request ensuring the safety of all elementary students and staff.
The MS wrestling meet for Friday, December 14th will now be held at ADM High School (801 Nile Kinnick Drive, Adel, IA) in the North (Main) Gym due to the high number of participants.
Join us tonight for family night. Free meal and program presented by Living History Farms. 5:30-7:00 pm in the elementary cafeteria. We hope to see everyone there!
The location of the Clarke Community Schools December 10 board meeting has been changed to the middle school gym. The start time remains at 5:30.
Reminder: Friday, November 30th, buses will be on hard surfaces only. This includes the afternoon routes.
Friday November 30th buses will be on hard surfaces only.
Buses will pick up students on all open country roads.
Clarke Schools will have regular school hours Tuesday, November 27th. Buses will be on hard surfaces only.
The Clarke Schools Food & Clothing Pantry will be CLOSED tomorrow.
Clarke Community Schools will be closed Monday November 26, 2018.
Clarke K-12: There will be no school Wednesday, November 21 through Friday, November 23rd due to the Thanksgiving Holiday. Classes will resume Monday, November 26th.
All anime club members, see Mrs. Jones-Webb on Thursday or Friday.
HS Book Club will meet during second lunch/advisory on Friday in J-W's room. Please make arrangements to be there!
Join us TODAY from 5:30-7 pm at Clarke HS for a free Thanksgiving feast. Open to Clarke school district families. We will be offering a free family photo and a take home fun activity. We look forward to seeing you there!
Join us tomorrow, November 14th, from 5:30-7:00 pm in the MS/HS library for the School Improvement Advisory Committee (SIAC) meeting. We will prioritize action steps to meet previously set goals.
Join us TONIGHT from 5:30-7:00 pm at Clarke High School for a FREE Family Night Thanksgiving Feast. Open to all Clarke school district families. We will have a Thanksgiving dinner, fun take home activity and family photo. All FREE! We look forward to seeing you tonight!
We apologize for any confusion regarding the date for our district Thanksgiving dinner. Join us TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13TH from 5:30-7 pm at Clarke HS for a free Thanksgiving feast. Open to Clarke school district families. We will be offering a free family photo and a take home fun activity. We look forward to seeing you there!
The Osceola paper has erroneously advertised that the HS Veterans Day program is tomorrow. It is actually on Monday, the 12th of November at 10:00 AM. Please spread the word. Thanks
Join us Tuesday, November 13th from 5:30-7 pm at Clarke HS for a free Thanksgiving feast. Open to Clarke school district families. We will be offering a free family photo and a take home fun activity. We look forward to seeing you there!
K-12 Reminder: There is no school on Friday, October 26th.
K-12: School will dismiss one hour early tomorrow (Thursday) for parent-teacher conferences (3-8pm)
Reminder of the parent/bowler meeting on Wednesday, October 24th at 6:30 pm
There will be a Bowling Player/Parent meeting on October 24th at 6:30 pm in the Cafeteria/lounge area
Due to Parent Teacher Conferences, High School Study Table will only be held mornings next week, from 7-8 am on Tues. and Thurs.
Clarke K-12 conferences are Tuesday & Thursday (October 23 & 25) from 3-8 pm. School will dismiss one hour early both days.
Tonight’s Football Game at Chariton will begin at 7:30 pm
HS and MS ANIME CLUB---our next meeting is October 12 from 3:30-4:30 in J-W's room (110).
High School Book Club meeting is at 7:40, Friday Oct. 12 in the LMC. Please be there!
The JV Football Game Scheduled Monday, October 8 has been cancelled.
Due to impending weather, tonight's FB game @ Centerville has been moved to 6:30pm.
Tomorrow’s Blitz Broadcast will be held in the gym beginning at 6:00 AM. Please arrive at 5:45 AM!!!
Reminder Channel 5 will be here tomorrow morning to broadcast parts of the 6am newscast. Location will be confirmed this afternoon with all info!!!
What: Clarke Archery Club Registration Who: Clarke Students in 5th-12th When: registration closes Oct. 5th Pick up forms in elem, MS or HS office $25 registration fee ?s email or call Mr Beener @ MS
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Clarke K-12 Picture day is Wednesday, September 26th!
FRIDAY NIGHT BLITZ!! Friday Sept 28 channel 5 will be broadcasting live from Clarke High School at 6am/5pm/6pm We were chosen as the game of the week. We need you there at 6am Friday at the Football Field wearing Clarke gear!!! More info to follow
After Prom will be selling Tumblers tonight remember to support After Prom and get a cool Clarke Tumbler!!
2018 Homecoming Coronation can be viewed via YouTube live stream (1:30 pm today) here: https://youtu.be/nfRivsV3n98
We are still looking for chaperones for homecoming dance Saturday night 7:30 to 10:30 please help us out if you can contact Whitney Siefkas at the high school thanks!!
Grid view calendar options now available through the Clarke website in each section under "menu." To find all district events on one calendar, look under the menu on the district page. www.clarke.k12.ia.us
CLARIFICATION - OPEN TO ALL K-12 CLARKE FAMILIES: Tailgate party Friday, Sept. 21 @ MS entrance from 5:30-6:45. Free food and fun!
Clarke Homecoming is almost here! Help us Pack the Pantry. For each bag of groceries you donate at the game, you’ll be entered to win one of our amazing prizes. Gift cards, home decor, baked goods, pizzas, and more! Look for the pick-up truck by the field to enter.
Family tailgate party Friday, Sept. 21 @ MS entrance from 5:30-6:45. Clarke families only. Free food and fun!
Cross country meet at EBF has been cancelled today
Vote for Clarke Elementary for the Imagine the Amazing Contest! For more info- check out the NEWS section http://www.unitypoint.org/imaginetheamazing
Washington DC/Boston mandatory meeting 9/20 @ 6:30 pm, Clarke MS/HS Library All 6th-8th graders who are not already registered are invited. Find out how you can save $150 off registration. Former DC travelers come and learn how to earn a partial scholarship towards your trip.
At the homecoming game next week, look for the pick -up truck by the field to donate a bag of groceries to the food pantry. For each bag donated, you'll be entered to win one of some really great prizes!
The HS football game vs. Red Oak tonight has been moved from Red Oak to Clarke. Game time @ 7:00pm and the marching band will not be performing.
The Clarke Food Pantry will be open this Monday, Labor Day, from 4-5 as normal.
Reminder: there is no school on Monday due to Labor Day.
Wednesdays are early dismissal days. Please call the office before 1pm if you have a change. The elementary dismisses at 2:00.
Great turnout at SIAC last night. Let’s all remember to bring a friend to next SIAC Meeting
School starts tomorrow with a 1-hour early release. Please keep in mind the Ayers Street crossing will be closed through Friday.
Welcome to Clarke Community Schools!