Claypit Calendar

Calendar at a Glance 2020-21

While this year may be different, we can still make the best of it! Please review the following PTO calendar preview to get an idea of how we are adapting to continue some of our favorite traditions this year.

This calendar will be updated throughout the year as details and dates can be finalized. Please also read the Claypit Hill Tuesday eblasts, seasonal PTO newsletter and follow us on our PTO Facebook page to stay informed.

Month Event Summary
September Kindergarten outdoor scavenger hunt (Sept 9-10) Kindergarten families are invited to participate in an outdoor, distanced scavenger hunt to learn about some of the special spots at Claypit Hill, followed by a popsicle!
September Thank you and welcome staff lunch (Sept 9-11) PTO welcomes staff to the new school year during orientation days with boxed lunches and student messages/cards
September Parmenter kick-off Involve your kids in bringing food donations to Claypit Hill that will help Wayland families in need. Watch the eblast to see each month’s theme and track our impact!
September PTO meeting
(7:30pm on Sept 30)
Hear updates on fall initiatives, share your input and learn how you can get involved! The meeting will be virtual in the evening to accommodate schedules.
September Curriculum night (Sept 23) Hear updates about the new school year, PTO and meet your student’s teacher.
October Cradles to Crayons stuff-a-truck event (10am-12pm on Oct 11) Families can gather and drop-off gently used clothes, coats and shoes in the Claypit parking lot to help other MA families.
October Harvest festival (Early November) Instead of a live event, families can sign-up for take-home fall activity packs with hands-on STEM activities, games, crafts and autumn-themed cooking projects!
October Individual school picture days (Oct 26 and 30) Tentatively plan for students to take individual pictures, with make-ups and group photos at a later date. Keep an eye out for a confirmation and additional details to place your order.
November Book fair and reading celebration week! (Nov 4-17) Engage and excite your kids about reading with themed book lists, read-alouds, reading groups, an online book fair and more!
December Holiday gift drive Work together as a family to help give back to others in need around the holidays!
January STEAM discovery night Students can create and share their own science project, as well as learn and explore new STEAM concepts shared by scientists, local museums and experts!
December Snowman extravaganza When the snow comes, help us build a Claypit snow person community!
January PTO meeting Learn about winter and spring initiatives, with additional opportunities to share input and get involved.
February Talent show Let your children share their talents with their friends and family, we have an amazing community!
March Reading Rocks! Our spring book fair kick-off event, featuring live storytelling, a story walk and book themed activities!
March Book fair Our spring book fair gives your child another opportunity to explore and find fun new stories to bring home
March BINGO night This town-wide, family evening is a fun way to bring our whole community together.
March Backpack auction Our fun, online auction gives families a chance to bid on a wide assortment of great items, and support the PTO along the way!
April Garden kick-off Students and families get a chance to plant and take care of fruits, vegetables and flowers in our amazing school garden, then harvest them for garden-to-table treats over the summer
May Art show Families come together to view and celebrate some of the amazing projects students have created in the art studio!
May/June PTO meeting This final meeting will focus on upcoming events and plan for next year’s board and budget.
June Claypit cares This day of service gives students and staff a chance to give back and see how their effort can impact others in our community and around the world!
June Field day (TBD) Students and parent volunteers can both enjoy this day of outdoor, active fun!
June Ice cream social (TBD) Celebrate the end of school with friends, food, ice cream and fun!
GOOGLE CALENDAR

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Claypit Hill and District Wide CALENDAR