Good behavior earned Schoharie Elementary
students a chance to bicycles and helmets.
Be responsible. Be respectful. Be safe. Be a
Welcome new faculty and staff
Schoharie Central School District is known for
teachers and staff who frequently go above and beyond expectations to
meet the needs of students. The district will miss recent retirees and
them well, is thankful for those who are returning this fall and
welcomes a great group of new faculty and staff members.
Make learning part of your family’s summer routine
Learning doesn't have to stop during summer
vacation. On the contrary, fun activities can exercise the mind and the
body for little or no cost.
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our free enewsletter that's not just for parents.
Gallery spotlights talented students
The Schoharie Central Schools gallery, located in the administrative
offices hallway, is hung with new student artwork for the 2016-17 school
Positive behavior earns students safe rides on new wheels
During the recently ended school year, Schoharie
Elementary students did a great job learning their four B's, and two
lucky ones are now enjoying safe rides on new sets of wheels thanks to
their positive behavior.
Fitness + sportsmanship + good choices = Just Run
"Schoharie athletes are constantly recognized by other schools for not
only their success in running, but by their sportsmanship as well," said
Steve Usher when asked about the Just Run youth fitness program at
More Schoharie Elementary news
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Meningococcal vaccine required
for fall 2016 7th graders
Effective Sept. 1, 2016, all students entering
grade 7 will be required to have one dose of meningococcal vaccine.
Attendance brochure available
Click here to download the Elementary Attendance
Brochure (PDF). Printed copies are also available in the Elementary
PBIS: Be safe, responsible, respectful, a community
Be Safe. Be Responsible. Be Respectful. Be a
Community: Schoharie Central School students, faculty and staff unite behind these foundations of a positive school environment
through Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports,
Safety drills are routine and important
Fire drills, lockdown drills, go-home-early
drills: all are a routine but important part of keeping students and
staff prepared and our school safe. Practicing for
emergencies is important for all of us, and drills will be held
throughout the school year. As with fire drills, lockdown, lockout and other
drills are not announced ahead of time.
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enjoy Parent Today!
Parent Today is a free, award-winning
email newsletter and companion website designed to help build a
stronger bridge between families and the classroom. Parent Today is filled with great
information for parents, guardians, teachers and more.
Body Mass Index is part of required school health check
New York State Education Law
requires body mass index, or BMI, and weight status group to be included in
a student’s school health examination. The State Health Department
also surveys some schools concerning BMI each year.
Elementary Parent Teacher Student Organization (EPTSO)
You can view a complete list of events on
EPTSO Web Page.
Informational Brochures for Parents
Published by the State Education Department
The State Education Department has published many
brochures designed to help parents help their children. Below are links
to printable PDFs of some of the brochures available.
Helping Your Child With Homework (PDF)
Helping Your Child Learn Science (PDF)
Helping Your Child Learn Mathematics (PDF)
Families can take part in encouraging reading growth
for their children by visiting the "Get Ready to Read!" website at
www.getreadytoread.org. The site offers a number of
skill-building activities for free as well as a selection of
downloadable materials. There is a "Transitioning to Kindergarten"
tool kit to help early childhood professionals and parents plan
activities and collect observations throughout the year leading up to
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