Clays Mill Elementary

Welcome Back


Full staff 2013-2014


Clays Mill's Guidelines for Success:
Cooperate with Others
Always Show Respect
Take Responsibility
Stay Determined

“The mission of Clays Mill Elementary School is to create a collaborative community that ensures all students achieve at high levels and graduate prepared to excel in a global society.”




Back-to-School BASH

Calling all CME students and families…join us for our annual back to school BASH! 

Thursday, August 7th from 6:00-7:30.


  • Come meet your teacher
  • Drop off school supplies—supply lists listed in attachment below.
  • Join the PTA by purchasing your annual membership.
  • Purchase CME spirit gear and apparel.
  • Enjoy hot dogs and bottled water with your family.
  • Meet new classmates and other CME families.

Mark your calendars and plan to attend.  It will be a kick-off event you won’t want to miss!


Click the link below for the school supply lists for grades K-5 at CME.

CME School Supply List 2014-2015

K/1 Supply List



Student Enrollment and Registration

When preparing to enroll and register your student please refer to the FCPS Registration Requirements to be sure you have all the necessary documentation and paperwork needed to successfully complete enrollment.  Gather all paperwork ahead of time and bring with you when you come to register.  Registration dates are:

July 29th – August 13th (1st day of school) from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm


 Summer Reading

Give your child a jump on the 2014-15 school year!

Keep those brains growing over the summer by reading 30 to 60 mins a day!

Click the link below for some great ways to read over the summer whether you visit the Lexington Public Library, reading on the go, road trip, vacation, ballpark, soccer field, or a lazy day at home!

The reading possibilities are limitless!!!

Please contact Mrs. Carrico at, or

Mrs. Bethel at for any help with the following reading options.

Summer Reading

Mrs. Bethel and Mrs. Carrico's recommended reading lists for summer 2014:

Summer Reading K-2

Summer Reading 3-5

Kentucky Bluegrass Award Nominees 2014-2015



Electronics recyclingCME Electronics Recycling Program

We are excited to partner with Funding Factory to recycle our old printer cartridges, cell phones and electronics.  Please see the flyer below for more details. 

Contact Mrs. Bethel:

 or Mrs. Carrico: if you have any questions.

Funding Factory Flyer



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