🍏APPLES WITH ARIA🍎 👩‍🏫Miss Aria won the "Principal for the Day" prize at the carnival, and she showed up ready to WORK! She hosted the cutest caramel apple bar in the teachers workroom, did some behind the scenes work with Mrs. Desy and even read to the first grade class. Great job Principal Aria!! #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
11 days ago, CPS Communications
student sitting with Principal
Student standing in front of apple bar
Teachers and Student holding food made by student
student reading to younger students
During Native American Club they've been learning about Native symbols, pottery making and Native American storytelling. Can't wait to see else they learn this year! #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
11 days ago, CPS Communications
Student draws Native American symbols
Students creating Native American symbols
Student making Native American sculpture
Student draws Native American symbols
Claremore Oklahoma Association of Elementary School Principals (OAESP) releases a Principal Podcast Episode with our very own Catalayah principal, Kellye Shuck. Mrs. Shuck talks about her journey to her current role as principal, creating a culture of excellence at Catalayah, Great Expectations, and a lifelong growth mindset through mentoring and professional development. Listen in to get to know more about Mrs. Shuck and Catalayah ▶ https://anchor.fm/oaesp/episodes/15---Kellye-Shuck-e1q54le #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
12 days ago, CPS Communications
shuck with superintendent and GE representative
shuck with student principal of the day
shuck driving a bus
shuck with catalayah staff
🤝Progress happens when we move forward together… Claremore was proud to host the latest Principals Consortium, where our various site principals as well as principals from Verdigris, Inola, Chelsea and Sequoyah gathered together to listen and collaborate on a few main topics. Claremore facilitated the discussion on strategies to impact At-Risk students, drug education, digital citizenship and ICAP. This consortium takes place monthly! #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
12 days ago, CPS Communications
Principals in consortium meeting
Principals in consortium meeting
Principals in consortium meeting
Principals in consortium meeting
👋Let’s welcome Tara Mcneely to the Zebra family in today’s New Teacher Feature! 👩‍🏫Ms. Mcneely is a new 7th-grade English Teacher at Will Rogers Junior High! She graduated from Rogers State University and this is her first year teaching! 👍When asked what she likes most about Claremore Public Schools, Ms. Mcneely said, “I appreciate Claremore's openness to change. Every staff member I've met is wholly dedicated to providing the best for students, regardless of what they need to do! The school environment is focused, but keeps it fun for everyone.” ♥When asked why she teaches, she said, “I teach because young people need adults that are willing to listen. They need people around who are taking time to help them every step of the way, ensuring the best futures possible. I wish to instill solid information to help my students become well-rounded adults. It's incredibly fun to interact with students as they learn!” ‼Some of her hobbies include reading, going to the movies, retro game collecting and traveling. Favorites: 📕: The Awakening by Kate Chopin 🎥: Good Will Hunting 🍴: Blueberry muffins 🍭: Dark chocolate 🥤: Coffee with oat milk and sugar 🌈: Yellow 📍: Colorado (or any mountains) 💭: “I love myself when I am laughing. . . and then again when I am looking mean and impressive.” -Zora Neale Hurston #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
12 days ago, CPS Communications
Tara Mcneely New Teacher Feature
🤖Good luck robotics team!! 🥇This weekend, 6 of our CHS robotics teams will be traveling to the Native American VEX VRC Showcase Event, hosted by the White Mountain Apache Tribe of Whiteriver, Arizona. They will be competing for 3 bids to the Vex Worlds competition!! Let's show them our support ❤ #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
12 days ago, CPS Communications
robotics team standing by bus
CHS 9th, 10th, and 11th graders recently took ACT tests. What are these tests and how are they used? If you have more questions reach out to your student's counselor or a Gear Up representative at CHS. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=enjTpl4CHdM #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
12 days ago, CPS Communications
students testing
The cold weather won't keep our students from having a blast! These 2nd graders enjoyed the great indoors and made the most of their recess time! Don't forget your jackets tomorrow, it might be a cold one!! 🥶 #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
12 days ago, CPS Communications
students having indoor recess
students having indoor recess
students having indoor recess
students having indoor recess
✏As we make our way through the school year, students navigate new and challenging academic skills. ➗ Mrs. Frost’s fourth graders have been working on distributive properties and expanded form with multiplication. 😄We have such eager learners. We are so proud of the hard work these students and staff put in each day! #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
13 days ago, CPS Communications
students and teacher working on math
students and teacher working on math
NJROTC and Claremore High School Baseball are teaming up with US Marines for an upcoming discussion about "teamwork and leadership". 📍: PAC ⏰: Friday, 18 November 2022 (1:15-2:30) All clubs, activities and athletics are welcome to join!! #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
13 days ago, CPS Communications
ROTC and baseball team leadership discussion
Are you TEAM JAHN or TEAM WEBER? LET'S GET READY TO RUMBLE! Coach Jahn & Coach Weber have chosen their wrestling teams who will battle for bragging rights and your entertainment! Main event... Coach Willard vs ??? 🤼‍♂️RED & GRAY DUAL 📅TONIGHT (11/17/22) 💲Benefiting Claremore Wrestling - FREE (donations accepted) 📍Mobra Gym #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
13 days ago, CPS Communications
wrestling coaches
👋Let’s welcome Jessica Schulze to the Zebra family in today’s New Teacher Feature! 👩‍🏫Ms. Schulze is a new English teacher at Will Rogers Junior High! She graduated from Pensacola Christian University and this is her first year teaching. ♥Ms. Schulze teaches because she wants to create a safe and effective learning environment that will help students succeed. When asked why she chose to teach at Claremore Public Schools, she said, “This is home and I want to make a difference here.” ‼Some interesting facts about Ms. Schulze are that she is a black belt in martial arts and she can cook anything she puts her mind to. Some of her favorite hobbies include photography, crafts and singing. #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
13 days ago, CPS Communications
Jessica Schulze New Teacher Feature
🏆We had another carnival winner cash in their prizes today for lunch with a High School football player and cheerleader!! 🍕Our friend Grayson got to enjoy some pizza with High School Seniors Seth Bell and Reagan Jauquet!! #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
13 days ago, CPS Communications
elementary student eating with football player and cheerleader
elementary student eating with football player and cheerleader
elementary student walking with football player and cheerleader
lunch with football player and cheerleader sign
🤖5th grade students participating in the Robotics Club are having an amazing time being able to learn with the WRJH and CHS robotics teams! 🚌Students from Claremont and Roosa are bussed to the high school once a week to spend time learning about robotics alongside our JR High and HS students ❤️What an amazing opportunity to learn together and build friendships across our school sites! #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
13 days ago, CPS Communications
robotics teams
robotics team standing in front of the bus
🎶Last week our Kindergarten classes went to the PAC to watch a Stephen Fite concert!! 🎤Stephen Fite is an award-winning musician/writer whose albums have received eighteen nationally recognized honors! His upbeat brand of children's music includes rock, reggae, pop, blues, dixieland and many other styles. ☀️After the concert they enjoyed some lunch and nice weather at the park!!! It was a great day!! #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
14 days ago, CPS Communications
students sitting on bus
Stephen Fite performing on stage
students watching concert
students together on the playground
Fifth grade student, Cal Jackson, had the opportunity to read to his sister's pre-k class. Miss Scout and her friends loved listening to Cal read "Mind Your Manners, B.B. Wolf". Our students are such great leaders and siblings! #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
14 days ago, CPS Communications
5th grade student reading to younger students
brother and sister together in classroom
👋Let’s welcome Gentry Pilant to the Zebra family in today’s New Teacher Feature! 👩‍🏫Ms. Pilant is a new Kindergarten Teacher at Westside Elementary! She graduated from Arkansas State University and started teaching in 2022. 👍When asked what she likes most about working at Claremore Public Schools, she said, “The feeling of family at work! I have been at Westside for 3 years as a paraprofessional and my colleagues have become more family than anything else. They push me to be better in every aspect of life and have made me a better person for knowing them!” ♥When asked why she teaches, she said, “My students; I have become a better person from working with children and I learn something from them every single day. Seeing things through my students' eyes and learning new things about each of them as an individual is my favorite part about being in the classroom. My students fuel my passion and have made me the educator I am today.” ‼Some interesting facts about Ms. Pilant are that she was a Tri Sigma in college at NSU and she was a football trainer at Sequoyah High School. Her hobbies include reading, hanging out with family and playing video games. Favorites: 🎥: Titanic 🍴: Cheeto Puffs 🍭: Hershey's bars and Reeses cups 🥤: Pepsi 🌈: Bright pink 📍: Any beach with white sand and clear water 🚩: OU 💭: “We are never in the land of done.”
14 days ago, CPS Communications
Gentry Pilant New Teacher Feature
What was your job at BizTown? We had some amazing leaders from our community come help with BizTown interviews! Students practiced their interviewing skills, eye contact, and handshakes - all necessary skills for their future career at Biztown and in life. Claremore is fortunate to have the support from our local businesses and government agencies. #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
14 days ago, CPS Communications
handking hands
shanking hands
interviewing
interviewing
Take a "Walk Through History" in the halls of WRJH. Coach Knoke's classes make life-size (or Knoke-size) posters of the American Founding Fathers. Way to bring history to "life" for the students. #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
14 days ago, CPS Communications
student outlining teacher on paper
student outlining founding father on paper
student outlining founding father on paper
student outlining founding father on paper
TONIGHT - Chick-fil-A Spirit Night 💲Benefits CHS Grad Bash ⏲ 5 - 8p 📅November 15, 2022 📍 664 S Lyn Riggs Blvd. #CPSZEBRAPRIDE
15 days ago, CPS Communications
pom pom