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McClernand Elementary School

801 North Sixth Street
Springfield, IL 62702

Illinois Proud Penny Drive

Apr 15, 2018 McClernand School, along with other Sangamon County schools, is collecting pennies and donations in their classrooms to bring an important piece of history back to Illinois. Proceeds from this penny drive will be used to purchase the historic document that certified that Abraham Lincoln could begin his career as a lawyer in Springfield, Illinois. McClernand School will be holding a contest between K-2 classrooms and 3-5 classrooms to see who can raise the most pennies. READ MORE

STEM Night at McClernand

Feb 5, 2018 Come join us for STEM Night at McClernand! STEM Night at McClernand is on Tue, Feb 6 from 6:00-7:00 p.m.  Students can participate in fun activities that are focused in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. We will have food and prizes available too!

Veterans' Day Assembly at McClernand

Nov 6, 2017 We want to teach our students the importance of patriotism and honoring our Soldiers and Veterans, so we are holding an all school assembly.The assembly will take place on Thursday, November 9 at 10:30 a.m. We have a special 3-5th grade choir singing America, The Beautiful. Our special guests will include Staff Sgt. Rose Zoerner from the IL National Guard as well as the Lanphier High School Drum Line. READ MORE

No School on Friday, Nov 10

Nov 5, 2017 District 186 schools will not be in session on Friday, November 10 in honor of Veterans' Day.

United Way Campaign at McClernand

Nov 5, 2017 McClernand is having theme days this week to raise money for United Way! United Way of Central Illinois supports the Boys and Girls Club Program, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Compass and Children’s Mosaic Project at McClernand School. We are excited to raise money and give back to United Way! Mon, Nov 6     Crazy Hair Day     Bring 25¢ to wear crazy hair Tue, Nov 7     Sports Day             Bring 25¢ to wear... READ MORE

Early Dismissal on Thursday, October 26

Oct 22, 2017 School dismisses on Thursday, October 26 at 2:00 p.m. for Parent Teacher Conferences.

Parent Teacher Conferences

Oct 22, 2017 Parent Teacher Conferences will be held on Thursday, October 26 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. and on Friday, October 27 from 8:00-3:00 p.m. Please make sure that you attend at your assigned time to find out about your child's progress!

Red Ribbon Week at McClernand

Oct 22, 2017 Red Ribbon Week takes place October 23-26. The theme days are listed below. We hope that everyone joins in the fun as we pledge to be drug free and participate in some educational activities! Mon, Oct 23 United We Stand Against Drugs-Wear red, white and/or blue Tue, Oct 24 Don't Get Tied Down With Drugs-Wear tie dye, neck tie, bowtie, or hair tie Wed, Oct 25 If You Mustache, We Are Drug Free-Wear a mustache Thur, Oct 26 Sock It To Drugs-Wear wacky or mismatched socks

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