Grab and Go Meals - article thumnail image

Summer 2021 Curbside Grab and Go Meals Program

FREE meals available for all GGUSD students. A GGUSD student ID must be presented and scanned to receive each meal. From June 21, 2021 to July 16, 2021: Elementary Curbside Pickup from 10:45 - 11:15 AM Locations: Hazard Elementary Paine Element…
Data Confirmation 2021-2022 - article thumnail image

All parents are required to complete the student Data Confirmation through the parent portal account to confirm enrollment for your child for the next school year, 2021-2022.

The web address for the Parent Portal is the following: mykids.ggusd.us Please note, you will be required to login with your email and password.  If you do not remember your password, please select “forgot password” and then follow the prompts to ob…
TK & Kindergarten Registration for 2021-2022 - article thumnail image

TK & Kindergarten Registration is Now Open for 2021-2022

TK/Kindergarten Registration is OPEN for 2021-2022. Step 1: Pre-enroll their students online at https://enroll.ggusd.us. Step 2: After pre-enrolling online, call the school office at (714) 663-6146 for an appointment to complete…
Our school is using ParentSquare! - article thumnail image

Our school is using ParentSquare: PARENTS PLEASE REGISTER

Dear Parents, We are excited to let you know that this year we’ll be using ParentSquare to communicate with you at the school, and in your classrooms and groups. ParentSquare provides a simple and safe way for everyone at school to connect. With Pa…
Clinton Reopening Information - article thumnail image

Clinton Elementary will reopen for live instruction on Thursday, March 11 for just TK-3rd grade and Friday, March 12 for all grade levels TK-6th.

The academic day will be 8:00-10:40 for the AM session and 11:35 – 2:15 for the PM session. On Wednesdays the AM session runs from 8:00-10:00 and 11:25-1:25 for the PM session.  The Distance Learning schedule and the Live Instruction schedule are…
Special thanks to Ford Motor Company, Aiden Avina won the raffle and is now the proud owner of a very awesome Dell chrome book! - article thumnail image

Special thanks to Ford Motor Company, Aiden Avina won the raffle and is now the proud owner of a very awesome Dell chrome book!

The Ford Motor Company’s design center in Irvine, invited 10 of Clinton’s 6th grade students to attend four zoom classes.  The students were chosen thanks to our partnership with OC Grip and while at Ford they learned about team work, grit, and how t…

Principal's Message

Principal's Message

Welcome to Clinton Elementary where staff members are dedicated to providing a positive learning experience for all students through teamwork, problem solving, responsibility, and respect.

Clinton Elementary is a place where expectations are clear and effort and achievement are celebrated. The staff strives to create a safe and caring environment where students understand that school is a place for learning.

Our belief is that effective education results from a positive partnership of parents, students, community members, and staff. This partnership is built on a strong foundation of commitment to student achievement and continues to grow with open communication between home and school. Parents set the tone for their children’s education by instilling the basic understanding that education and learning are important. You are a powerful influence in your child’s overall academic success!

We would like to extend a special thanks to the many dedicated and supportive parents and community members who give of their precious time and energy to make school events, activities, and services possible. Clinton has a history of parent support and I invite you to get involved.

Thank you for your continued support and I look forward to working with you and the students throughout the year. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me at (714) 663-6146.

 

Sincerely,
Jason Shabet
Principal

Assistant Principal's Message

Assistant Principal's Message

Welcome to Clinton Elementary School, home of the Clinton Cougars!  As your Assistant Principal, I have the honor of partnering with you and our students to make their experience at Clinton both exciting and meaningful. I look forward to building real relationships with our community and ensuring transparent communication.  I am proud to bring my years of experience as an administrator to Clinton Elementary.  Our teachers and staff will be continuing to prioritize Character Development, with a focus on a specific Character Trait each month.  Some of our other continuing programs include Flag Fridays, Student Council, College and Career Mentoring (a program for 6th graders developed by our Superintendent, Dr. Mafi), field trips at every grade level, educational assemblies, and extraordinary Vocal and Instrumental Music Programs! 

 I am thrilled to be able to support the emotional/academic growth and progress that Mr. Shabet and the Clinton staff have made in the community.  Here at Clinton, we are dedicated to partnering with parents, students, community and staff to continue to support all aspects of our student’s social-emotional and academic achievement.  Together we will focus on our District Goals of Academic Skills + Personal Skills = Lifelong Success! 

Sincerely,

Brian Ladd

Assistant Principal

 

Our School

Welcome to Clinton Elementary School where we face our academic endeavors as a united community!

Clinton provides all students with support to reach high academic standards.  Students engage in innovative technology use as part of daily instruction, with a Chromebook or iPad for all second through sixth grade students.  Clinton has launched a variety of after school programs to enhance students' educational experience. Our Boys & Girls Club is as active as ever, commencing everyday after classes. Intervention is offered by credentialed teachers before or after school to help all students succeed. Students receive extra support with math fluency and literacy skills during intervention sessions. Clinton Elementary School students take advantage of free after-school programs in math and reading, academic support for English learners, computer coding, and folklorico dance.

Clinton Elementary School’s robust College Mentoring Program pairs elementary students with college students who serve as positive role models, provide help with school work, and promote positive self-esteem. Clinton is the first Garden Grove elementary school to launch a Friday Night Live program, providing students with a variety of exciting leadership opportunities. Clinton offers the award-winning Orange County GRIP program. This unique partnership with law enforcement provides tutoring, counseling, mentoring, scholarship incentives, and field trip incentives.

Our school is proud of our active PTO and all the work they do for our 560 students. Our hard working parents have helped organize ELAC meetings with assistance from the OC Grip program. They will work together this school year to coordinate several exciting events

Clinton will have a plethora of special events in the coming months! Mark you calendars! The events are:

  • 5/12/21 - Teacher Appreciation Day!
  • 5/27/21 - Open House 5:00 - 6:00 PM
  • 6/9/21 - Last Day of School 

As a school, we send a warm welcome to all students and families. We hope to have a productive and marvelous school year together!

Choose Clinton!

• Small class sizes with supportive teachers who help students reach high academic standards
• Innovative use of technology as part of daily instruction
• Powerful before and after school tutoring and enrichment opportunities, at no cost to families
• Friday school assemblies to celebrate student success and positive behavior
• Strong parent involvement through PTO and parent education meetings
• Exciting instrumental and choir programs to bring out the inner musician in students
• Annual field trips bring learning to life for Clinton students
• Nutritious breakfast and lunch and free fresh fruit and vegetable snacks to promote healthy choices