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Clara Barton School No. 2:
  • Has a focus according to New York State academic standards.
  • Uses the Common Core Learning Standards and State Modules to help all students meet academic standards in reading and math.
  • Is organized into grade-level clusters or groupings so that teachers can collaborate to meet students' instructional needs. There are 3 major clusters: K-2, 3-4, 5-6 grades.
  • Utilizes the Respect & Protect school conduct program to foster good behavior and a positive learning environment.
  • Provides students with a voice in the school community through the Student Government Association's Council of the Bulldogs.
  • Has a championship KBA (Kids Basketball Association) team, .
  • Has a spectacular Cheerleading Team.
  • Holds monthly celebrations of students' character development achievement.
  • Has a PTO that is very visible and active in the school community.
  • Provides services for students and the community through the School No. 2 Wellness Center, which provides partnerships with Eastman Dental, Hillside Family of Agencies, various universities and colleges and an After-School Program sponsored by Society for the Protection & Care of Children.
  • Is part of a multi-year grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to develop community gardens and teach students how produce goes from seed to market.