At the Roger Clap Elementary, we take great pride in our relationships with our students and families. We offer many opportunities for family engagement and resources for our families.
Below you will find a variety of information to help support you at home and outside of school! Feel free to always reach out to us for more information.
Roger Clap Student Handbook
(Update in Progress)
Help! Who Do I Contact for What?
Roger Clap Elementary School Staff to Contact:
We are lucky to have a wonderful student support team and we want to ensure our families know how they can use all the resources we have available! You can also call the school to request to speak with any of these staff members 617-635-8672.
Ms. Tawanda Gay
Change of dismissal plan (call by 3:00pm!)
Setting up a meeting with your learner’s teacher
Helping to relay a message to your learner during the day
Sharing an absence
Mrs. Deidre DeGraffenreid-Parnell
Ms. Elizabeth Centeio
Reporting a COVID-19 absence
Sharing new health updates, allergy information
Connecting with your learner’s medical team (clinic, hospital, etc.)
Ms. Susan Lovett
School Social Worker
Sharing specific social & emotional needs of a learner and/or family
Requesting resources on mental health
Sharing bullying concerns
Ms. Carolina Castillo-Carbona
(at the Clap on Mondays & Thursdays)
Special Education Coordinator
Requesting or rescheduling an IEP/504 meeting
Checking in on service providers
Getting a copy of your learner’s IEP/504 plan
Learning about Special Education services
The Guide to Boston Public Schools for Parents & Families
In this Guide, you will find a list of resources and information that will be useful for future meetings and community input opportunities that may take place in the coming months and years. Please familiarize yourself with these tools and the information provided to maximize our opportunity to fully participate in shared decisions.
All of our policies and rules have only one goal: to help prepare every student for success in college, career, and life in a safe, healthy, and welcoming learning environment. With your support and involvement, we can reach that goal together.