Walk to School

Please join us for the first Walk to School during the 2018-2019 school year. The event is planned for Wednesday, Sept. 12. We meet at the Saxtons River Village Market starting at 8 AM and then have groups head to school and the playground as they are ready. Line up is at 8:18. We hope to have great participation.

Ready for First Day of School

It was wonderful to see lots of students and families yesterday afternoon. If you did not attend, your packet will come home with your child. We are looking forward to Wednesday. It is PE day for most classes. Please bring a refillable water bottle. See you on the playground starting at 8. Line-up is 8:18. Happy new year!

Classroom Visitation

We are looking forward to meeting new students and families and greeting returning ones on Monday, August 27th. Our classrooms and school will be open to visitors from 3 to 4 PM. We look forward to seeing you then!

Kindergarten Scamp Camp

Most students coming to Kindergarten are enjoying three five hour days this week to make the new school transition easier. Miss Gauding and Miss Stack have a nice balance of activities and play as the children become familiar with new friends, the classroom and the lunchroom.  Grant funds have made this program possible.

July update

There are 11 days left for the Summer Program and the teachers would enjoy seeing more friends on those mornings. The office will be closed for cleaning July 16 – 20. We are getting excited about getting ready for the coming school year. First day of school is Wednesday, August 29th.

Summer Program in July

Our summer program for students who were in Kindergarten, grades 1, 2, and 3 will begin on Monday, July 2nd.  It is a free program and encourages students to keep their math and literacy skills sharp.  The program will meet every week day in July with the exception of Wednesday, July 4th.  The last day is Monday, July 30th.

Holly Gauding is the teacher for pupils who were in K and first grade.  Corina Stack is the teacher for students who were in grades 2 and 3.  Those who were in K and grade 2 are welcome to come 8 – 9:30.  Please have a parent sign in at the office on the first day for all students.  Those who were in grades 1 and 3 should come 9:30 – 11:00.  There are 20 sessions and we need students to commit to attend at least 10 sessions please.

Happy Reading, Writing, and Math fun!


Happy Summer!

We hope everyone is enjoying this beautiful first week of vacation! The main office is open June 19-22 from 7:30 to 2:30 PM. Please know the office will be closed June 25 – 29. The office will be open throughout July 7:30 – 2:00. We will close on July 4th.

Moving Up Exercises

We celebrate and honor our grade 4 students with a short program to recognize their success in elementary school. It is Tuesday, June 12th at 5:30. We will be in the multipurpose room. Best wishes!

Memorial Day Weekend

We are looking forward to seeing our students Tuesday. Grade 4 will visit BFMS for a tour.

Mrs. Fuller has scheduled two follow up sessions to the Lynn Lyons’ Anxious Kids Anxious Parents event on Wednesday, May 30th. The morning hour is 8:30 – 9:30 and the evening time is 6:30 – 7:30. If you want to attend please call the office.

Time to hunt for missing library books please!

Pizza kits that were pre-ordered will arrive May 31st.

Science Fair is coming! May 15th 3:30 – 5

Our students in grades 3 and 4 are hard at work on their selected displays. MAD SCIENCE New England will be doing a presentation with exhilarating feats. Consolidated Federal Grants funds are helping pay for the presentation and books for parents of our older students. All are welcome!