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McClernand Elementary School

801 North Sixth Street
Springfield, IL 62702

IAR Testing at McClernand

Mar 18, 2019 McClernand students in grades 3, 4, and 5 will be taking the Illinois Assessment for Readiness (IAR) beginning this week. Students in grades 4 and 5, and in Mrs. Danner's class, will test March 19, 20 and 21. Students in grade 3 will test from March 22 to March 26. Please ensure that your child eats breakfast, gets adequate sleep, and arrives on time for school each day. 

School's Out For Thanksgiving Break

Nov 20, 2018 School will dismiss at 2:00 on Wednesday, November 21, per the regular Wednesday schedule. There is no school Thursday and Friday, November 22 and 23. Enjoy your Thanksgiving Break and we will see you back at school on Monday, November 26. 

Back To School Tomorrow

Nov 15, 2018 School will be back in session tomorrow on Friday, November 16th. See you tomorrow!

Picture Re-take Day

Nov 15, 2018 Reminder that picture retake day is tomorrow, Fri, Nov 16, and pictures will be taken first thing in the morning. If a child was not here or did not get his/her picture taken before, it will be taken tomorrow for the yearbook. To get a retake done, the student must have money or previous pictures to trade in. 

Red Ribbon Week

Nov 4, 2018 McClernand is celebrating being drug free with Red Ribbon Week taking place November 5-9, 2018. See the attached flyer for the events/themes happening each week.

5 Essentials Survey

Nov 4, 2018 McClernand Parents/Guardians, we would love for you to give us feedback on how we are doing. If you did not complete a survey at parent teacher conferences, please participate in the short 5 Essentials survey to help improve Springfield Public Schools. We need all participants to complete their surveys by January 18, 2019. The link to the survey on the right side of the McClernand School website is http://www.sps186.org/schools/mcclernand/?p=110&b=19 . READ MORE

United Way Campaign Under Way at McClernand

Oct 21, 2018 Greetings McClernand families and friends,  Every year McClernand Elementary supports the United Way by joining them in their efforts to support programs and services that benefit many students and their families. I have attached a copy of our United Way Fundraiser Activities that are scheduled from Wednesday, October 17th through November 2nd. All donations are greatly appreciated.  Please join us in supporting the United Way. 

Sarah Danner Honored As Shining Star

May 8, 2018 The Superintendent and Board of Education recognized the following employees chosen to receive the Shining Star Award for their outstanding contribution to Springfield Public Schools. They were honored at the Board of Education meeting last night. The honorees are: Laura Brenneisen, Third Grade Teacher, Southern View Sarah Danner, Special Education Teacher, McClernand Vicki Peterman, Case Manager, Enos/Harvard Park Reiko Hurd, Site Administrator, Springfield Learning Academy Many... READ MORE

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