Clive Live

May 2022

No School Day Reminders

Memorial Day, May 30th

Last Day of School




Iowa State Assessment of Student Progress

Student reports from the Iowa State Assessment of Student Progress testing will be

available in August.

WDM Valley Girls Wrestling Camp

Camp Information:

This camp will provide students an introduction to the sport of wrestling. We will cover basic skills and basic rules of the sport. athletes will have fun learning the sport and meeting students from other schools. Instruction for this camp will be provided by the Valley High School Girls Wrestling staff along with former wrestler Jazmyn Knutson.. Wrestlers will be grouped according to their ability as well learn the different skills and techniques of wrestling.

From the Nurse

Attention parents of sixth grade learners: Before entering seventh grade, all sixth grade students need a Meningococcal and Tdap vaccine. Please schedule your child's doctor appointments and turn in the updated immunization forms to the nurse.

These are required before the first day of school.

If anyone has borrowed clothes from the school, please return them.

From the Library

Big picture

PTO News


All students and their families are invited to join the PTO for an end-of-the-school-year playground bash called "Summer Rocks"! Stop by anytime between 5pm and 7pm on Wednesday, June 1st to join the celebration. There will be free food, music, kid-friendly activities and more. This is an entirely outside event, find us behind the school - you won't be able to miss us! See the attached flier for more.

Sign up to Volunteer with the PTO next year!

Please fill out our Google Form for volunteers to help Clive students next year! We are looking for everything from classroom volunteers to PTO board members.

PTO Meeting: May 17 @ 7 pm to elect board members

If you have a student at CLA, YOU are a part of the PTO! Simply join the Zoom meeting; all are invited. We will vote on next year's board, hear from Director Shelly Pospeshill about construction this summer, and discuss the playground remodel, Summer Rocks, and more!

Join on Zoom:
Meeting ID: 874 1518 8161
One tap mobile: +13126266799,,87415188161#

Thank you for supporting the PTO!

Thanks to all of you who supported the PTO by eating at Z'mariks on May 12, as well as our past fundraising efforts. These help fund field trips, classroom supplies, and more at Clive. Thank you to our CLA families for ALL their donations and support of our activities for Teacher Appreciation Week! And a huge thank you to our CLA staff for all they do each and every day for our students!

Donate to the PTO Through Amazon Smile

Choose West Des Moines Community Schools Foundation as your Amazon Smile charity of choice! This will give a portion of your purchases to the CLA PTO. Tree money for our school - you can't beat that. Set your preference and shop at

Stay informed!

* Attend a PTO meeting: our next meeting is May 17 at 7 pm via Zoom

* Visit to sign up for our blog

* Follow us on Facebook or email us at