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Schooling, caring, succeeding motto
About the Elementary School heading

There are many reasons to be proud of Schuylerville Elementary School—high academic achievement, parent and community involvement and a highly talented teaching and support staff, just to name a few. The foundation of all these successes lies in the culture of our school—the environment we’ve created. Schuylerville Elementary School promotes a climate of caring, from maintenance staff members who ensure our school is immaculate and safe to teachers who go the extra mile to ensure learners reach their potential. [MORE]

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Students say goodbye on last day of school

Schuylerville Elementary School students said goodbye to their teachers and classmates as they finished up the school year on June 23, 2016.
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Schuylerville Elementary launches summer reading initiative

Schuylerville Elementary School launched a summer reading initiative with a pep rally on Monday, June 13 for grades K-4. [read more]

Field Days

Schuylerville Elementary School students got outside and took part in several activities as part of the school's annual field days on June 14 and 15. [video slideshow]

Spots still available for Summer Technology Enrichment Program (STEP)

There are still spots available in Schuylerville’s popular Summer Technology Enrichment Program (STEP), which introduces various technology-related modules using hands-on activities. [read more]

Students raise $5,000 for juvenile diabetes research

Schuylerville Elementary School students have helped raise more than $5,000 for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. [read more]

Schuylerville Elementary School students recognized as Bucket Fillers

A group of Schuylerville Elementary School students was recognized on Friday, May 20, for exhibiting positive behaviors and doing good deeds.
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10th grade student donates toys to elementary classroom

Schuylerville Elementary School students in Amy Jordan’s life skills class got a surprise on Thursday, May 19 when a high school student dropped off dozens of toys to their classroom. [read more]

Fifth-graders demonstrate science fair projects

Fifth-graders at Schuylerville Elementary School demonstrated their science fair projects to teachers, staff, parents and classmates on Tuesday, May 17. [video slideshow]

Schuylerville coaches offer summer sports camp for girls

Three Schuylerville varsity sports coaches will host a summer sports camp for girls going into grades 3-8 from June 27-30. [read more]

Junior First Lego League sees success in first year

The Junior First Lego League (Jr. FLL), run by PEP (Parents as Education Partners), is looking forward to a second season after recently wrapping up its first year at Schuylerville Elementary School. [read more]

Schuylerville Public Library plans summer programs

The Schuylerville Public Library will be offering additional programming this summer thanks to a grant from the Saratoga Arts Council. In addition to the library’s regular summer events, children will have the opportunity to explore different cultures through an “around the world” program.
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Schuylerville Elementary School gains national recognition as Green Ribbon School

On Earth Day, April 22, Managing Director of the White House Council on Environmental Quality Christy Goldfuss joined U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King, Jr. to announce that Schuylerville Elementary School is among the 2016 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools award honorees. [read more]

Elementary school students raise $4,465 for Ronald McDonald House

Schuylerville Elementary School students used their reading skills to help raise more than $4,400 for the Albany Ronald McDonald House.
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Summer Technology Enrichment Program (STEP) Returns to Schuylerville for 2016

Schuylerville’s popular Summer Technology Enrichment Program (STEP) is returning to Schuylerville High School for 2016 after a successful 2015 summer session. [read more]

Students explore new foods during Rainbow Food Week

During the week of March 29, Schuylerville Elementary School students had the opportunity to try a variety of fruits and vegetables they don’t typically see in the cafeteria. [read more]

Schuylerville students help reduce cafeteria waste

A new system is now in place in the Schuylerville Elementary and Middle School cafeteria to help reduce waste. [read more]

Reading skills tested at Battle of the Books

More than two-dozen Schuylerville Elementary School students in third, fourth and fifth grade put their reading and memorization skills to the test, taking part in the fifth annual Battle of the Books on March 14 at Skidmore College. [read more]

Elementary school receives state plaque for GRS program

Schuylerville Elementary School has received a plaque from the State Education Department for being named the 2016 New York State Green Ribbon School.  [read more]

Life skills class donates $1,000 to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Schuylerville Elementary School students in Amy Jordan’s life skills class are continuing their efforts to raise money to help give to sick children.
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District schedules days off for unused snow days

The Schuylerville Central School District is announcing that since the district did not use any of its snow days this year, there will be no school on March 28, May 27 and May 31, as long as no emergency days are used in the upcoming months. [read more]

Local illustrator visits first grade classes

First-graders at Schuylerville Elementary School were visited by a local illustrator on Friday, Feb. 26. [read more]

Educating Young Engineers program coming to Schuylerville

PEP will be hosting the popular Educating Young Engineers (EYE) program on Saturday, March 19 at Schuylerville Elementary School. [read more]

Third-graders learn new technology skills on Apple field trip

Schuylerville Elementary School students are taking a science lesson to the next level after a high-tech field trip. [read more]

Elementary students get ready to 'Read for Ronald McDonald House'

Schuylerville Elementary School students plan to read as many minutes as they can in the month of March, in an effort to help seriously ill children and their families. [read more]

Life Skills Class Donates to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

A group of Schuylerville Elementary School students is using the skills they learned in class to help give to sick children. [read more]

Elementary Ski Club Canceled on Feb. 4

Willard Mountain has canceled Schuylerville Elementary School Ski Club for Thursday, Feb. 4 due to the rainy forecast.

District Launches Mobile App

The Schuylerville Central School District has a new way to help parents, students and community members stay connected with its schools. The district launched a mobile app on Feb. 1. [read more]

Schuylerville Elementary School Nominated for U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools Program

Schuylerville Elementary School has received the sole New York State nomination to the U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools (ED-GRS) program. [read more]

SCS staff supports one of their own

On Friday, Jan. 29, the Schuylerville Central School District staff wore special t-shirts to show their love and support for one of their own.
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Milk Carton Creation Earns Prize Money for Elementary School

Schuylerville Elementary School Art Club students are getting national recognition after building a massive replica of the school mascot using more than 1,300 recycled milk cartons. [read more]

2016-17 Schuylerville School Calendar Available Now

The general 2016-17 school year calendar, which includes school vacation days, conference days and starting/ending dates, is now available.
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Schuylerville Kindergarten Registration for 2016-17 School Year

Open enrollment for Kindergarten Registration is now in progress for any child entering kindergarten at Schuylerville Elementary School in fall 2016.
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Sing-a-long Brings Holiday Spirit to Schuylerville Elementary School

On Tuesday, Dec. 22, Schuylerville Elementary School students packed the high school auditorium to sing holiday songs together.
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Schuylerville Elementary Students Send More than 200 Holiday Cards to 8-Year-Old Burn Victim

Schuylerville Elementary School students are helping make an 8-year-old Schenectady girl’s Christmas wish come true by sending her more than 200 holiday cards. [read more]

Vote for Schuylerville Elementary School's Recycled Carton Creation

Voting is underway in the “Made By Milk” contest and Schuylerville Elementary School Art Club students are asking everyone to vote for their creation. [VOTE]

Schuylerville Elementary School Welcomes Grandparents for Breakfast

Schuylerville Elementary School welcomed grandparents to join their grandchildren for breakfast on Friday, Nov. 20 and Tuesday, Nov. 24.
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Schuylerville Elementary Students Make Recycled Carton Creation

Schuylerville Elementary School Art Club students have built a massive replica of the school mascot out of more than 1,300 recycled milk cartons. [read more]

Online Scheduling for Elementary School Parent-Teacher Conferences

Schuylerville Elementary School parents can begin signing up for parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Nov. 9. [read more]

Schuylerville Elementary School Students Celebrate Halloween

Schuylerville first grade students celebrated Halloween by walking to Morgan’s Run Guest House to show off their costumes. Meanwhile, third grade students took part in STEM related Halloween activities.
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Australian Author Shares Anti-Bullying Message with Schuylerville Students

Schuylerville Elementary and Middle Schools teamed up with the Schuylerville Public Library to bring an anti-bullying initiative to students in grades 3-6.  [read more]

Schuylerville Elementary School Parent Survey

Schuylerville Elementary School is conducting a parent survey. Click here to go to the online version of the survey. Click here to download a printable copy of the survey. [pdf]

Schuylerville Elementary Students Take Part in Walk/Bike to School Day

Dozens of Schuylerville Elementary School students walked to school on Wednesday, Oct. 7 as part of National Walk/Bike to School Day. [read more]

Schuylerville Elementary School Takes Part in Fire Prevention Activities

Schuylerville Elementary School students participated in a variety of fire prevention activities on Friday, Oct. 2, when local first responders brought their vehicles to campus. [photo gallery]

Schuylerville Kindergarten Class Donates to SAFER

Schuylerville Elementary School students in Frieda Hammond-Carmer’s kindergarten class are working together to help make sure no one in the community goes hungry. [read more]

Schuylerville Elementary School Students Recognized as Bucket Fillers

A group of Schuylerville Elementary School students was recognized on Friday, Oct. 2, for exhibiting positive behaviors and doing good deeds.
[read more]

Schuylerville Families in Grades 3-6 Asked to Read Book About Bullying

Schuylerville parents with students in grades 3-6 are being asked to take some time to read the book I Am Jack, by Susanne Gervay with their child.[read more]

"Every Kid in a Park” Offers Free Pass to Fourth Grade Students

Schuylerville students in fourth grade have the opportunity to get a free one-year pass to over 2,000 federal recreation areas, including national parks. [read more]

Letter to Schuylerville Elementary School Parents

Click here to read Schuylerville Elementary School Principal Gregg Barthelmas’ letter to parents on Sept. 9. [pdf]

Schuylerville Students and Teachers Begin 2015-16 School Year

Students and teachers in the Schuylerville Central School District were all smiles as they went back to class on Tuesday, Sept 8. [photo slideshow]

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September 8, 2016

Classes begin

 

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