Some of our fourth graders told Mr. Hill that they would like to learn to throw and catch a football. Since learning, footballs have become pretty popular at recess! #ExperienceWCS
about 5 hours ago, Claypool Elementary
students learning to throw a football
Thank you so much to the Warsaw Education Foundation for the grant they provided for our 6th graders to have ukuleles! We've been having a great time in music class learning about the ukulele and playing our first chords. We really appreciate the opportunity to be able to have these for years to come! #ExperienceWCS
7 days ago, Claypool Elementary
students learning to play the ukulele
students learning to play the ukulele
students learning to play the ukulele
students learning to play the ukulele
students learning to play the ukulele
students learning to play the ukulele
students learning to play the ukulele
Our 4th graders had a beautiful day to visit the Kosciusko Fairgrounds for Ag Day today. #ExperienceWCS
9 days ago, Claypool Elementary
4th graders learning about Agriculture
Mrs. Cooksey's class held their "Peep-Mobiles" contest today. The groups of students designed, built, tested, and competed with their cars built from legos. The cars had to hold two peeps and go the furthest down the ramp. The students also learned the importance of seat belts, as some peeps flew out of their cars! #ExperienceWCS
21 days ago, Claypool Elementary
proud of her car
these girls worked together to build a car
this team was waiting to race
the cars are racing
Did you miss Kindergarten Kick-off? No worries! You can stop by the Claypool office during school hours to pick up information. Also, make certain to fill out the Kindergarten 2024-2025 Pre-Registration online at Make certain to fully register by May 31 to be entered in a GIVEAWAY! #ExperienceWCS
22 days ago, Claypool Elementary
incoming kindergarten student sits at a desk smiling
We need YOUR help! Our Hoopsters game will be held March 21. We are asking students in grades 3-6 to bring in 2 liters of pop to school and students in K- 2 to bring full size candy bars to school from March 18- March 21. The classes who bring the most will win a rootbeer float party! #ExperienceWCS
about 1 month ago, Claypool Elementary
Hoopsters trophy
Attention Everyone! If you, or someone you know, has a child who will turn 5 before August 1, then this message is for you! Kindergarten Kick-Off is March 26 at 6 PM at all Warsaw Community Schools. Guardians of these students should plan to attend at their school of attendance. If you are unsure which school that is for your student, please contact the Central Office at 574-371-5093. This meeting will include important information regarding Kindergarten, a chance to meet the teachers, and learn about some of the amazing opportunities our students have. We can't wait to meet the class of 2037! #ExperienceWCS
about 1 month ago, Claypool Elementary
Kindergarten students reading books
Kindness month continues at Claypool. Mrs. Cooksey's class decorated the PTO office door. Student Council members made signs of IREAD encouragement and hung them on the 2nd and 3rd grade lockers. What kind things have you or your student done lately? #ExperienceWCS
about 1 month ago, Claypool Elementary
Mrs. Cooksey's 1st graders decorated the PTO office door
decorated lockers with signs of encouragement
more signs of encouragement
The Claypool family continues to grow! Mr. Prescott (our PE teacher) and Mrs. Prescott (one of our substitutes) recently welcomed their first child, a beautiful baby boy. Both baby and mom are doing well. Welcome to family little one! #ExperienceWCS
about 2 months ago, Claypool Elementary
baby Prescott
Mrs. Gough and her students came to teach our 3rd graders through dissecting crayfish. Some of the students were intrigued, while others were disgusted. Do you ever remember dissecting anything during your school days? We'd love to hear about your memories! #ExperienceWCS
about 2 months ago, Claypool Elementary
some were very excited
others weren't so sure
these students were giving it their best try
ready to begin
Our robotics team has been hard at work! They have learned so much already. Keep up the great work! #ExperienceWCS
about 2 months ago, Claypool Elementary
students building robots
Gaga Ball is always a favorite at recess among the older students. The ground in the gaga pit finally dried up enough Friday so the students were able to play. #ExperienceWCS
2 months ago, Claypool Elementary
4th grade students playing Gaga ball
This week was National School Counselor Week. Here at Claypool, we are so lucky to have Miss Heather Groves. Thanks for all you do Miss Heather! #ExperienceWCS
2 months ago, Claypool Elementary
Miss Heather Groves
Mrs. Ray's 3rd graders practiced their UFLI words by playing a game of Sparkle. This game helps students practice spelling and listening skills. What a fun way to practice! #Experience WCS
2 months ago, Claypool Elementary
students lined up and practicing their spelling words
The final 3!
Virginia made the most out of her inside recess time. She decided to measure how big her classroom was. She made a row of blocks from one side of the classroom to the other. She counted, and her classroom is 62 blocks wide! Nice job Virginia! #ExperienceWCS
3 months ago, Claypool Elementary
Kindergartener playing with blocks
Each Friday we draw 10 Knight Notes to award prizes for Knights who are showing Respectful, Responsible, and Safe behaviors. Congrats to this week's winners! #ExperienceWCS
3 months ago, Claypool Elementary
sixth graders picking out their prizes
Earlier this week, our Kindergartners encountered a problem at recess. The basketball net was frozen! They all worked together and tried their best to solve the problem. #ExperienceWCS
3 months ago, Claypool Elementary
students playing basketball
the basketballs are stuck in the net
Congratulations to Kennedy Shilling for winning the Claypool Spelling Bee, and to Emilia Bueno who was Runner Up! Both will attend the district Spelling Bee at the end of the month. We appreciate the hard work and effort from all of our Spelling Bee participants! #ExperienceWCS
3 months ago, Kristin Sederberg
Spelling Bee
Spelling Bee 2
Spelling Bee 3
Spelling Bee 4
Before break, we reminded students to always display characteristics of a Claypool Knight. They are to always be Respectful, Responsible, and Safe. What are some ways your student displayed these characteristics? We'd love to recognize them for their hard work! #ExperienceWCS
3 months ago, Claypool Elementary
Knight ornament hanging on a Christmas Tree
Congratulations to Miss Holly and the HeadStart as they won the People's Choice Award in the Holiday Door Decoration Contest! Second place was Mrs. Avery's 3rd grade door, and 3rd place went to Mrs. Miller. #ExperienceWCS
4 months ago, Claypool Elementary
Miss Holly posing by the winning holiday door.