Atlantis 6 - Frances Lacombe, Jenny Ding, Mei Tuo, Padma Anisingaraju, Stacy Walsh
Columbia 6 - Hongmei Zhang, Jing Kang
Quest 6 - Hifza Ali, Jina Yuan, Juliana Lyman, Linda Gao, Alexia Duc, Anuja Das
Voyager 6 - Carole Lu, Courtney Apkoon, Deb Osber, Jennifer Caruso, Michelle Wu, Prashant Singh, Siamak Baharloo, Taylor Hotchkiss

Adventurer 7 - Kavita Ravi, Amy Becker
Endeavor 7 -
Enterprise 7 -
Explorer 7 -

Apollo 8 - Carrie Wu
Challenge 8 - Prashant Singh
Curiosity 8 - Carol Colwell
Discovery 8 -

Shirlei Udell
Farhana Stevenson
Emy Goldsmith
Kathy Cui
Alma Selles

Frances Lacombe (6th)

  • Clarke Spirit Wear Going on Sale in October! - Don’t miss our ONCE A YEAR sale of Clarke Spirit Wear! Purchase youth and adult hooded sweatshirts, plaid flannel pants, long & short sleeve t-shirts + ONCE AGAIN hats, scarves and blankets! Check out the new ladies T and Clarke shorts!! Items will be delivered before the holidays. Online link will be available Oct 1st and the store closes November 3rd.

  • Clarke Spirit Wear Available to Order NOW! - link - Purchase youth and adult hooded sweatshirts, plaid flannel pants, long & short sleeve t-shirts + ONCE AGAIN hats, scarves and blankets! Check out the new girls/ladies T and Clarke shorts! This is your ONE CHANCE to shop this school year. Order by November 3rd, 2019. Items will be delivered before the holidays. Remember, we only make what’s ordered so NO REFUNDS or EXCHANGES. (Hoodies run small so, if in doubt, order up)


  • August 26 | Staff Breakfast, 8-10:30am
  • August 27 | First day of school for 6th graders & new students
  • August 28 | First day of school for all students grades 6-7
  • August 28 | Welcome Coffee, 8:45am, Clarke Cafeteria
  • August 30 | No School
  • September 2 | No School - Labor Day
  • September 10 | First PTO Meeting/Welcome Coffee, 8:30am, Clarke Cafeteria
  • September 12 | 1/2 Day - Professional Learning
  • September 12 | Team Parent Kick-off Meeting, 9am, Clarke Cafeteria
  • September 13 | Clarke Community Picnic, 5:30-7pm, Clarke Field behind Parking Lot C
  • September 18 | Picture Day
  • September 30 | No School - Rosh Hashanah
  • October 2 | Welcome to Clarke Info. Evening for New to Lexington Families, 5-6pm, Clarke Cafeteria
  • October 2 | Back to School Night for 6th grade, 6:30-8pm
  • October 3 | Back to School Night for 7th and 8th grades, 6:30-8pm
  • October 8 | PTO Meeting, 8:30am, Clarke Cafeteria
  • October 9 | No School - Yom Kippur
  • October 14 | No School - Columbus Day/Indigenous People's Day
  • October 18 | 8th Grade Social, 6:30–8pm, Clarke Gym
  • October 18 | Apollo and Curiosity Teams Sponsored Breakfast
  • October 21 | Conversation with Principal Dane Despres, 7-8pm, Clarke Cafeteria
  • October 22 | PTO Pizza Dinner Fundraiser, 5-9pm, Flatbread
  • October 25 | 6th Grade Social, 3–4:30pm, Clarke Cafeteria
  • October 25 | 7th Grade Social, 6:30–8pm, Clarke Gym
  • October 25 - November 8 | Cookie Dough Fundraiser
  • October 27 | Diwali
  • November 7 | Clarke Community Book Club, 7pm, Clarke
  • November 8 | No School - Professional Learning
  • November 11 | No School - Veterans Day
  • November 12 | PTO Meeting, 8:30am, Clarke Cafeteria
  • November 15 | No School - Parent Conferences
  • November 15 | Challenge Team Sponsored Breakfast
  • November 28 - 29 | No School - Thanksgiving
  • December 2 | 1/2 Day - Parent Conferences
  • December 2 | Desserts, Treats and Coffee for Teachers and Parents During Conferences
  • December 6 – 13 | Book Fair
  • December 10 | PTO Meeting (evening), 7:30pm, location tbd
  • December 13 | 1/2 Day - Parent Conferences
  • December 13 | Coffee for Teachers and Parents During Conferences
  • December 13 | Discovery Team Sponsored Breakfast
  • December 23 - January 1 | No School - Winter Break
  • January 9 | 1/2 Day - Professional Learning
  • January 9 | Staff Luncheon
  • January 9 | Nick’s Place Fundraiser
  • January 14 | PTO Meeting, 8:30am, Clarke Cafeteria
  • January 17 | Adventurer Team Sponsored Breakfast
  • January 20 | No School - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • January 25 | Lunar New Year
  • February 7 | Endeavor Team Sponsored Breakfast
  • February 11 | PTO Meeting, 8:30am, Clarke Cafeteria
  • February 17 - 21 | No School - Vacation Week
  • March 6 | Explorer Team Sponsored Breakfast
  • March 10 | PTO Meeting, 8:30am, Clarke Cafeteria
  • March 12 | 1/2 Day - Professional Learning
  • March 13 | Clark Night Out
  • March xx | METCO Event
  • April 10 | No School - Good Friday
  • April 10 | Atlantis Team Sponsored Breakfast
  • April 14 | PTO Meeting, 8:30am, Clarke Cafeteria
  • April 20 - 24 | No School - Vacation Week
  • May 1 | 1/2 Day - 5th Grade Orientation
  • May 1 | 5th Grade Parent Coffee
  • May 8 | Columbia and Quest Teams Sponsored Breakfast
  • May 8 | 6th Grade Social, 3-4:30pm
  • May 12 | Candidates' Bios for Site Advisory Council Due
  • May 14 | 1/2 Day - Professional Learning
  • May 14 | Staff Luncheon
  • May 14 | PTO Meeting and “End of Year and Volunteer Appreciation” celebration, 7 pm, Aloft
  • May 18 - 22 | Site Advisory Council Elections
  • May 25 | No School - Memorial Day
  • May 26 | Announce Site Council Winner(s)
  • June 5 | Voyager and Enterprise Teams Sponsored Breakfast
  • June 9 | PTO Coffee and Meeting, 8:30am, Clarke Cafeteria
  • June XX | Moving-on Ceremony
  • June 17 | Pizza and Potluck for Faculty and Staff
  • June 17 | Last Day of School, Early Dismissal
  • June 18 - August 27 | Happy Summer!