Social Media Alert Letter: MoMo Challenge

Please read the attached letter regarding the social media phenomenom "The MoMo Challenge."


 Mrs. Howard's Haven Dedication.

 Please click HERE to read more and view the photo gallery.

webpage icon Teacher Classroom Websites

 Go to the Classrooms section to see which teachers have websites.


Lunch Menus and Bus Routes

Please go to Quick Links at the top of the page to view


Spring Book Fair: April 30th ~ May 3rd

  • Preview day will be Tuesday, April 30th
  • Shopping days will start on Wednesday, May 1st to Friday, May 3rd
  • Family Shopping Nights will be on May 1st and May 2nd from 6 pm to 8 pm
  • Notices and volunteer sign-up sheets will be sent home in the next couple of weeks
  • If anyone is interested in volunteering, please make sure you have completed a CORI check

Any questions, please contact: Ashlee Griffin - Book Fair Chairperson

cell: 413-686-4290


Kindergarten Screening

Tuesday, April 30th & Wednesday, May 1st

9:00 am to 12:00 pm


James Clark Wildcat Walk

Students will be participating in a whole school exercise event on Wednesday, May 15th (rain date: 5/16).

As a way to enjoy our positive school culture, this event represents one of our
Clark’s Keys to Success: Like Yourself. By exercising, children show that they care about themselves and their health. Each student at James Clark will Walk like a Wildcat as a spring fundraiser for our PBIS program.

For more information please click HERE



Camp Seek Notice

Please call Central Office at 523-0363 before sending payment

Session 2 is full

Session 3 is full.

Session 1 (July 1, 2,3 and 5) still has spots available

Please call Central Office before sending payment to assure spots are available..


PBIS Activities

Click HERE for the schedule


Flu Guidelines for Parents

Click HERE to view the information for district guidelines

Cold Weather Recess Policy

warm dressed kids.jpgWe will continue to have outdoor recess, weather permitting, during the winter months.

Please make sure your child is dressed appropriately for outside recess: winter coat, hat, mittens/gloves, scarf and boots will help to keep your child warm while outside getting some fresh air.

Thank you!



cartag.jpgMORNING STUDENT DROP-OFF: Front of school in the semi-circle drop off area.

AFTERNOON STUDENT PICK-UP: Students will be picked up at the back of the school in the REAR PARKING LOT. 

Stop lines have been added as well as new number signs. Please pull your car up to the stop line when directed by the staff on duty.

There is a "No Car" area just outside the grassy area. Please do not drive in this area as this is the waiting area for the students.

Please wait for all cars in the line to load and then follow the line to exit the area. Please DO NOT pull out of the carline UNLESS you have been directed to do so by staff.

Thank you!

CLICK HERE to read the notice and see the map showing the traffic flow pattern.


Parent PlusPortal is now active

The Parents PlusPortal is active.  Parents will receive an email with log-in information and minor instructions.

If you do not have a log-in please call the school office. 

Principal's Message

Photo of principal Shelley Russell

James Clark School has a highly dedicated staff of teachers, paraprofessionals and specialists. Through collaborative work, the staff works to provide a standard of instruction with the latest research-based practices and curriculum standards that will promote higher order thinking skills and independence in learning, technological competencies to be competitive in society, and an enthusiasm to be life-long learners. The staff is here to help every student reach their fullest potential and to be mutually respectful, accepting, responsible and self-confident adults.


Apr 1519
Spring Vacation / No School
Starts: 04/15/2019
Ends: 04/19/2019
Apr 22
PTO Meeting
School Calendar
Starts: 04/22/2019
Cafeteria. Meeting starts at 6:30 pm
Apr 22
PBIS SPIRIT DAY: Green Day (for Earth Day)
School Calendar
Starts: 04/22/2019
Apr 2223
School Calendar
Starts: 04/22/2019
Ends: 04/23/2019
Apr 23
School Committee Meeting
Starts: 04/23/2019 @ 6:00 pm
Ends: 04/23/2019 @ 8:00 pm
Junior High School Auditorium

School Info

James Clark School
65 Oxford Street
Agawam, MA 01001
Phone: 413-821-0571
Fax: 413-821-0594

School Hours
8:55 a.m. to 3:25 p.m.

Mrs. Shelley Russell


District School Year Calendar


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