StoryWalk in Smith Woods Park

Graphic image of book cover with title, "The Girl with a Mind for Math" with a girl writing on a chalk board

Through donations from parents like you, Albert Einstein and Clara Barton PTSAs now present StoryWalk at Smith Woods Park, March 16-April 24. StoryWalk is a way to enjoy reading and the outdoors at the same time. Pages from the book, The Girl With a Mind for Math: The Story of Raye Montague, will be installed on signs along the path at Smith Woods Park. As you stroll down the trail, you’ll be directed to the next page in the story.

Questions? Contact PTSA Events VP at A map and more information are available at

PTSA holiday treat! Cookie Bake-Along

Get “together” and celebrate the holidays with this cookie bake-along event for children and parents (or only children… or parents). This virtual event is Monday, December 21 from 4-5:30 PM. Register today! See

Questions? Ana Maria Feito, Enrichment VP

Scholastic Book Fair opens November 23

While the Fair will be exclusively held online this year, we still plan on making it a fun and joyous experience for our kids. Features include:

Clara Barton’s own online store, with a large selection of titles, at the right price points
A Virtual Fair so you and your kids can experience the magic of the school shopping experience. Browse titles by grade, meet popular authors, and discover the comfort and joy of our Fair
Every dollar you spend will benefit our school directly (25% back in rewards!)
FREE Shipping directedly to your door on book orders over $25
E-wallet option available for book purchases, and donations to your teachers Classroom library.

Fair Dates: Monday, November 23 – Sunday, December 6.

We can’t wait to “see” you at the Fair!

Clara Barton celebrates Fall with a Virtual Costume Parade!

Bobcats, show your spirit! Dress up in your favorite costume (old or new), Halloween colors, dress-up clothes, or Bobcat spirit wear, take a pic, and send it to us. Teachers will share the virtual parade with classes on Friday, October 30. Email the picture to Be sure to include your student’s grade level, and if you prefer not to have included in the school yearbook, an opt-out request. All photos DUE by MONDAY, OCTOBER 26.

Calling parents and Clara Barton Elementary staff. This event is for YOU!

Clara Barton PTSA, in partnership with PCC Community Markets, announces our 1st Virtual Wine & Dine Cookalong event on Friday, November 6. First stop: Spain with Paella, Crema Catalana and Sangria!

Kick-off your weekend with this exclusive event available to the Clara Barton Community, our friends and family members. Meet virtually to create and indulge on a delicious, homemade meal. Fee: $32, or to THANK and APPRECIATE our wonderful Clara Barton Elementary Staff for their hard work during these challenging times, PCC Markets will sponsor any staff member interested in joining.

More information and registration at