Second Grade Service Learning Project for 2018Second-graders have been busy this week with their service learning project to support the Door of Hope homeless shelter. Each morning, they have...
|Posted on: 2/6/2018 2:56 PM||Comments (0)|
Educational Enhancements For ClassroomsCongratulations to Clairbourn teacher Cara Barker, Math Teachers Joanna Kibbe and Rebecca Berge, and Kindergarten Teachers Annie Conner and Kris Shoemake!
|Posted on: 1/31/2018 3:47 PM||Comments (0)|
Students Build Flying Crafts After Learning Aeronautic PrinciplesStudents in grades 1st-8th were presented with a design challenge in which they were asked to build a craft, using only the provided materials, which would fit on a pneumatic launcher, take flight, and then land in the "flight zone." Crafts would then be awarded points for both distance and weight in a combined total.
|Posted on: 1/11/2018 1:32 PM||Comments (0)|
Majovski Motivational Assembly Speaker for 2018Motivational speaker and Harvard student Josh Drean shares lessons learned from being a college mascot as well as a beatboxer on the streets of Boston. His message, delivered at a recent all-school assembly, inspires students to discover their purpose or calling, and use the mascot code to always represent the positive in school and in life.
|Posted on: 1/9/2018 5:23 PM||Comments (0)|
Adventures Down Under
For over a decade now, Clairbourn has enjoyed a student exchange program with our "sister" school Huntingtower in Melbourne, Australia. The exchange with Huntingtower is set up so each school alternates as the traveling group or the host. This year, a group of 7th and 8th grade Clairbourn students were...
|Posted on: 11/2/2017 2:37 PM||Comments (0)|
April 3, 2017 Ribbon Cutting EventRetiring Clairbourn Coach John Paciorek was honored in early April at a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new state-of-the-art batting cage built on campus in his honor. Paciorek will be retiring after 41 years from Clairbourn School at the end of the 2016-2017 school year...
|Posted on: 4/14/2017 11:58 AM||Comments (0)|
Scholastic Art & Writing Awards"Hello, I'm Sherry Fan, the artist of 'Sun' and I have been passionate about art ever since I was three years old. I chose to compete because I wanted a new challenge since I normally just draw recreationally and I wanted people other than my friends and family to see my work. I'm very proud...
|Posted on: 3/16/2017 2:09 PM||Comments (0)|
Sign Up Today! June 19 - July 14Clairbourn's Summer Advantage Program offers outstanding opportunities for adventure and enrichment both inside and outside the classroom. Preschool through sixth grade students have ample opportunity...
|Posted on: 1/31/2017 3:06 PM||Comments (0)|
Author of the Jim Morgan Book SeriesAdventure-series writer James Raney didn't have plans to become a writer. He grew up in an army family, moved around a lot, and relied on books for his entertainment while trying to make new friends after each move. His mom bought him books...
|Posted on: 10/20/2016 1:11 PM||Comments (0)|
Dolomite and Vinegar Create a "Popcorn Rock"First grade student Isaac C. returned from a family vacation to Death Valley with a "popcorn rock" to share with his classmates. Read the full post to see what happened when his class put the rock into a bowl of vinegar for five weeks.
|Posted on: 4/19/2016 12:37 PM||Comments (0)|
Providing Next Generation Science KitsSan Marino Rotary Charities provided two $500 William G. Steele Mini-Grant Awards for Clairbourn teachers Kimberlee Maltbie and Jorie Pletcher in third and second grades respectively...
|Posted on: 11/2/2015 11:50 AM||Comments (0)|
Clairbourn school has an unusual addition to its student body this year, a pair of Canada geese! Over the spring break when the campus was completely quiet, a pair of migrating birds took note of the school's newly refurbished swimming pool and athletic field.
|Posted on: 4/30/2015 1:40 PM||Comments (0)|