Clark Creek Elementary PTA board members 2017-2018
Co-Presidents: Kathy Sanders and Staci Josef
VP of Communication: Heather Pracko
VP of Development: Jennifer Madden
VP of Parental Involvement: Amanda Phair
VP of Support: Chae Duran
Secretary: Kendra Stevenson
Treasurer: Shelly Davis
Clark Creek Elementary Partners in Education
Burton Energy Group – STEM Professional Development Panel; Career Day; 5th grade engineering lessons that focus on redesign, revision, and improvement
Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area – Collaborative partner support for outdoor classroom and in-school field trips
Enercon Engineering – Cherokee County Partner of the Year 2016 – STEM Professional Development Panel; Career Day; Equipment Donations; Ongoing Project Based Learning Collaboration and Support related to Nuclear, Mechanical, and Civil Engineering.
Environmental Education Alliance of Georgia – Clark Creek Elementary has been a member of the EEA since 2013 with teachers presenting at conferences and the Outdoor Classroom Symposium. EEA is providing support on the installation of a schoolyard fruit orchard.
Etowah High School – Etowah’s math and science honor societies have partnered with CCES for an annual Math Carnival, the Sprouting STEMs program, and tutoring by student volunteers. The CTAE Architecture/Engineering program collaborated with the 3rd grade students, and the science department has offered professional development for the Clark Creek faculty.
Funk Heritage Center – Collaborative partner support for outdoor classroom
Northside Hospital – Cherokee – STEM Professional Development Panel; Career Day; In-School Field Trips; Partnered with CCES to certify our school as a Heart Safe School
Project WET – Two on staff Project WET facilitators; provided curriculum resources and training for multiple teachers; Clark Creek was named Project WET School of the Year in 2015.
Upper Etowah River Alliance – In-school field trips; Collaboration on the Clark Creek wetlands adjacent to the school property