Recent News

Great Finds at PTA Book Swap Night

Posted on March 1, 2017 at 9:05 PM

In honor of Read Across America Week, the PTA sponsored a book swap night on Wednesday, March 1. Dozens of McClellan families showed up to trade in their gently used books, and grab a few different ones in exchange. Special thanks to Pleasant Hills Library's Children's Librarian, Mrs. Dani, who kicked off the night discussing the upcoming, and ongoing, programs at the library. Another thanks extended to Mrs. Gilchrist who helped organize the exchange, and all the parents kind enough to staff the evening event.

BoxTops Monthly Winners Have Fun

Posted on January 27, 2017 at 10:40 AM

The PTA will continue to collect BoxTops every month through the rest of the school year. The homeroom who submits the most valid BoxTops each month wins a prize. Mrs. Burke's class, who tied with Ms. Recktenwald's in December, enjoyed an opportunity to "Silly String the Principal!" 

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Students to Spread Cheer at Holiday Concert

Posted on November 29, 2016 at 3:00 PM

Just a reminder that this year's holiday concert will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 21 with performances at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

Candy Drive a Great Success

Posted on November 16, 2016 at 3:05 PM

Thanks to the kind and generous donations from our student body, the Ronald McDonald House received a great shipment of goodies from McClellan Elementary. The extra candy will help brighten the days of those who use the Ronald McDonald House's services. Great job to all our kids!

Get Ready for Game Night!

Posted on October 30, 2016 at 8:15 AM

On Thursday, Nov. 17, McClellan Elementary will be hosting it's annual Family Game Night!

Families can participate in Pictionary, iPad Trivia, and play a variety of board games. The board games will be raffled off at the end of the night for use in our classrooms during indoor recess. Attending families will recieve tickets to participate in this raffle.

Also, a variety of Minute-To-Win-It games will be held in the gymnasium, as well as a Star Wars X-Box battle. For a small monetary donation to charity, students may challenge teachers in these games.


Admission is free for this event, and light refreshments will be available at no cost, but families are encouraged to bring donations to benefit the local food bank, including but not limited to the following items:


  • Canned Food – Canned Fruit, Corn, Potatoes, Ravioli, Stew, Chili, etc.
  • Pasta, Meatless Spaghetti Sauce
  • Peanut Butter, Baby Wipes

We hope you can join us for an evening of laughs and fun as we get our game on at McClellan!


PTA Parents, Family Game Night is still looking for volunteers to help run games and manage the event. Click here to sign-up. Your involvement is always appreciated.