Monthly Archives: March 2019

Spring Fling is Coming!

We’ll be reaching out to our volunteers on April 1. Thank you to everybody who has signed up to volunteer or donate money or a bakery item! You are very appreciated!! You can sign-up to volunteer or donate by going to our SignUp Genius page.  

Special Guest Mariano

We had high school student, Mariano, visit our 2nd Grade Town Hall last week and share his coloring book. His hand-drawn book about Ernie Davis was a hit with the kids, and each child went home with a copy. One of our teachers remarked that she recognized Mariano from when she had him as a… Read More »

Happy Birthday, Splash!

Our staff and scholars celebrated Splash’s Birthday on Friday with cupcakes and a special birthday wish from everybody’s favorite dolphin. All Splash wants for his 5th birthday is for every child to enjoy reading as much as he does—so he gave every one of our scholars a free book to take home! Lots of thanks… Read More »

Kindergarten Registration Begins in May!

Do you have a child who will be age five on or before December 1, 2019? Then you have a kindergartner! Registration for kindergarten will open the first week of May, and you’ll want to get your child registered as soon as possible. If your child is currently enrolled in pre-kindergarten in the Elmira City… Read More »

Free Full-Day Preschool in Elmira!

Do you have a child who will be age four on or before December 1, 2019? Then you have a preschooler! We are very excited to see your little one start a learning journey in our District. Registration for our free full-day preschool opens April 8, and spots fill quickly. You can register right here… Read More »

Scholastic Book Fair is Here!

The book fair is set up and we are SO EXCITED! Our library is full of scholastic books and goodies, including journals, pencils, and stationary that your family will love. Tonight is our staff preview, but parents are welcome to come purchase books after school on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. We will have an extended… Read More »

No Retakes for Spring Pictures

Just a note that Spring Pictures (March 8) are a DSO fundraiser–there are no retakes if your student does not want to or is unable to attend. We use the fall pictures for the yearbook and will be taking pictures of students who missed the fall yearbook in a couple of weeks with our own… Read More »

Healthy Dolphin, Happy Dolphin!

All week long, we’re celebrating Healthy Dolphin, Happy Dolphin! Our classes will be doing activities all week long to promote healthy hearts and bodies by being kind and helpful to others (our Super Power Word this month is HELPFUL) and doing healthy activities. Today, all of our students received a pedometer to wear while they… Read More »