Education column: La Casita instruction rolling on

One blustery, winter day last week was marked by an uncommon treat. A sea of miniature, yellow hard hats worn by elementary students appeared in front of La Casita Elementary. At the forefront Principal Dr. Sylvia Martinez, in a pink hard hat, welcomed guests to the long awaited ground breaking ceremony. Among the guests were […]

School menus —

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Pancake sausage on a stick. Lunch — Chicken fingers, mashed potatoes & gravy, steamed broccoli, pineapple, whole wheat roll. Tuesday: Breakfast — Whole wheat pancakes & syrup. Lunch — Spaghette & meat sauce, green beans, fruit, whole wheat roll. Wednesday: Breakfast — Breakfast burrito. Lunch — Hot dog in a […]

Press Release: Clovis Municipal Schools closing Wednesday

February 1st Cancellations:Choices Night SchoolLincoln‐Jackson Tutoring ProgramLincoln‐Jackson English as a Second Language (ESL) ClassesLincoln‐Jackson Recreational ProgramYucca Middle School TutoringMarshall Middle School TutoringVarsity Boys Basketball Game @ LovingtonAfter‐School Program at the Following Schools: James Bickley, Arts Academy @Bella Vista, Cameo Elementary, La Casita Elementary, Lockwood Elementary,Parkview Elementary, & Sandia Elementary February 2nd Cancellations:Family Leadership Institute February […]

James Bickley fourth-grader wins County bee

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Garcia Alisa Boswell The annual Curry County district school spelling bee took place Saturday at Texico Elementary School with 10 students from five Curry County schools competing. Schools competing included James Bickley, Zia Elementary, Yucca Junior High, Texico Elementary and Texico Junior High. Jody Burrage, a teacher on the James Bickley spelling bee committee, said […]

School menus —

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Pancake sausage on a stick. Lunch — Chicken quesadilla, pinto beans, garden salad & ranch, cinnamon applesauce. Tuesday: Breakfast — Smucker’s Snack’n Waffles. Lunch — Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes & gravy, green beans & fruit, whole wheat roll. Wednesday: Breakfast — Egg and cheese biscuit. Lunch — Cheeseburger on a […]

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Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Pancake sausage on a stick. Lunch — Corn dog, tater tots, cucumber slices and ranch, fruit salad. Tuesday: Breakfast — Smucker’s Snack’n Waffles. Lunch — Chicken potato bowl (chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, cheese), fruit, whole wheat roll. Wednesday: Breakfast — Egg and cheese biscuit. Lunch — Beefy mac […]

School menus — Jan. 16

Clovis Elementary Monday: No school for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Tuesday: Breakfast — Whole wheat pancake and syrup. Lunch — Hamburger on a bun, corn on the cob, lettuce, tomato and pickle, fruit. Wednesday: Breakfast — Egg and cheese biscuit. Lunch — Grilled cheese sandwich, chicken noodle soup, finger veggies with dip, fruited jello. […]

Education column: Parkview elementary gets tech upgrade

Cindy Kleyn-Kennedy Parkview Elementary has begun embracing technology in a big way. Principal Christi Richards has set about equipping all her classrooms with needed technologies in this school of approximately 500 students. Between new equipment purchases and rounding up little used equipment available elsewhere in the district, she’s loading classrooms with technology and training teachers […]

School menus —

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Pancake sausage on a stick. Lunch — Chicken fingers, mashed potatoes and gravy, steamed broccoli, pineapple and WW roll. Tuesday: Breakfast — Smucker’s Snack ‘n Waffles. Lunch — Spaghetti and meatsauce, green beans, fruit, whole wheat roll. Wednesday: Breakfast — Breakfast burrito. Lunch — Hot dog in a serape, tater […]

Elementary Ambassador Choir selected as state’s honor choir

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Courtesy photo The CMS Elementary Ambassador Choir is made up of the best choir students from each elementary school in the district. This year’s choir of about 60 students has been selected as the 2011 Elementary Honors Choir of the Year by the New Mexico Music Educators. Liliana Castillo They were chosen from every elementary […]

School menus —

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza. Lunch — Soft beef taco, Spanish rice and salsa, lettuce, lemon drop cookie. Tuesday: Breakfast — WW pancake with syrup. Lunch — Corn dog, baked French fries, mini carrots and ranch, fruit salad. Wednesday: Breakfast — Waffles. Lunch — Pepperoni pizza, garden fresh salad, ranch dressing, fresh fruit. […]

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Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — English muffin with egg and cheese. Lunch — Spaghetti and meatsauce, steamed broccoli, chilled fruit, whole wheat roll. Tuesday: Breakfast — Pancake sausage on a stick. Lunch — Hamburger on a bun, baked French fries, lettuce/tomato/pickle, fruity pineapple jello. Wednesday: Breakfast — Strawberry/banana French toast. Lunch — Roasted turkey, mashed […]

School menus — Nov. 28

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — English muffin with egg and cheese. Lunch — Chicken quesadilla, seasoned pinto beans, garden salad and ranch, cinnamon applesauce. Tuesday: Breakfast — Pancake sausage on a stick. Lunch — Toasted cheese sandwich, chicken noodle soup, carrot coins chilled pineapple. Wednesday: Breakfast — Waffles. Lunch — Chicken fingers, mashed potatoes and […]

School menus —

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — English muffin with egg and cheese. Lunch — Pepperoni pizza, garden fresh salad, ranch dressing, fresh fruit. Tuesday: Breakfast — WW pancake with syrup.. Lunch — Bean/cheese burrito, garden fresh salad, ranch dressing, fruity jello. Wednesday-Friday: No school for holiday break.

School menus — Nov. 14

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza. Lunch — Beefy mac, grand green beans, rosey applesauce, whole wheat roll Tuesday: Breakfast — Pancake sausage on a stick. Lunch — Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes and gravy, carrots and fruit, whole wheat roll. Wednesday: Breakfast — Strawberry/banana French toast. Lunch — Cheeseburger on a bun, tator tots, […]

First person: Elementary students raise money for Relay for Life

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CNJ photo: Kevin Wilson Sterling Barth, 7, left, is the captain of the $1,000 Barry Kids, and 12-year-old Damon Back is the co-captain. Barth, who is holding the 2010 Humanitarian of the Year award from the El Desayuno Kiwanis Club, started the club to raise money for Relay for Life. Kevin Wilson Sterling Barth, 7, […]

School menus —

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza. Lunch — Chicken fingers, mashed potatoes and gravy, English peas, whole wheat roll. Tuesday: Breakfast — Pancake sausage on a stick. Lunch — Cheesy nachos, confetti peas and corn, applesauce. Wednesday: Breakfast — Waffles. Lunch — Mac and franks, grand green beans, chilled peaches, oatmeal cookie. Thursday: Breakfast […]

School menus — Oct. 31

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — English muffin with egg and cheese. Lunch — Pepperoni pizza, sunshine corn, chilled fruit. Tuesday: Breakfast — Pancake sausage on a stick. Lunch — Spaghetti and meat sauce, steamed broccoli, fruity pineapple jello, whole wheat roll Wednesday: Breakfast — Strawberry/banana French toast. Lunch — Hot dog on a bun, baked […]

School menus — Oct. 24

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — English muffin with egg and cheese. Lunch — Bean tostada, Spanish rice, lettuce and tomato, fruit. Tuesday: Breakfast — Pancake sausage on a stick. Lunch — Nacho cheese stuffed potato, garden salad and ranch, oatmeal cookie. Wednesday: Breakfast — Waffles. Lunch — Chicken fingers, mashed potatoes and gravy, English peas, […]

School menus — Oct. 17

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza. Lunch — Soft beef taco, Spanish rice and salsa, lettuce, lemon drop cookie. Tuesday: Breakfast — Pancake sausage on a stick. Lunch — Corn dog, baked French fries, mini carrots and ranch, fruit salad. Wednesday: Breakfast — Strawberry/banana French toast. Lunch — Bean/cheese burrito, garden fresh salad, ranch […]