Mrs. Howard's Haven Dedication.

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

Notice regarding school water from Mr. Lemanski

Please click HERE to read the notice from Mr. Lemanski.


webpage icon Teacher Classroom Websites

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


PBIS Activities

Click HERE for the schedule


Lunch Menus and Bus Routes

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

Science Fair: Thursday March 7th

Projects can be dropped off in the gym beginning at 8:50 a.m.  The awards ceremony is that evening from 6-7 p.m. All Clark families are invited to attend to see the fair.


Kindergarten Parent Information Night: March 14th

A Kindergarten Parent Information Night will be held this year at James Clark Elementary School on Thursday, March 14th, 2019 at 6:00 PM.  The purpose of the program is to answer questions parents might have in regard to their child entering one of the four elementary schools in September 2019.  Children who will be five years of age prior to September 1, 2019 are eligible for enrollment in Kindergarten in September.

Date:................... Thursday March 14, 2019

Time:................... 6:00 PM

Place:................... James Clark School

 65 Oxford Street, Agawam, MA 01001

Kindergarten Registration Form


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.


Feb 25
PTO Meeting
School Calendar
Starts: 02/25/2019
Cafeteria. Meeting starts at 6:30 pm
Feb 26
Open House
Starts: 02/26/2019 @ 6:00 pm
Ends: 02/26/2019 @ 7:00 pm
Early Childhood Center
Feb 26
School Committee Meeting
Starts: 02/26/2019 @ 7:00 pm
Ends: 02/26/2019 @ 8:00 pm
Junior High School Auditorium
Mar 6
District PD / 1/2 Day for Students
Starts: 03/06/2019
Mar 7
Science Fair
School Calendar
Starts: 03/07/2019

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