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Important 2018-19 Elsmere information

Filed in Elsmere by on August 14, 2018

Dear Elsmere Families,

We hope you are having a terrific summer.  As we get ready for the new school year to begin, we want to share with you some important details:

Teacher Assignments and Bus Information

Later in August teacher assignments will be available on the Aspen Parent Portal.  Bus route information is available now on the Aspen Portal https://aspen.bethlehemcentral.org/aspen/logon.do

School Supplies

School supply lists are available now.

Kindergarten Bus Orientation (your choice of date/time & location)

  • Tuesday, August 28 at 2:00 p.m. at Hamagrael Elementary School
  • Wednesday, August 29 at 10:00 a.m. at Slingerlands Elementary School
  • Wednesday, August 29 at 2:00 p.m. at Glenmont Elementary School

Elsmere Kindergarten Orientation

  • Wednesday, August 29 at 12:00 p.m. 

Elsmere New Family (Gr.1-5) Orientation

  • Wednesday, August 29 at 1:00 p.m.

Elsmere Student Supply Drop Off

  • Wednesday, September 5 at 3-4 p.m.

First Day of School

  • Thursday, September 6.  The school day begins at 9:10 a.m.

Welcome Back Breakfast for Parents

  • Thursday, September 6 at 9:10 a.m. 

Welcome Back Dessert

  • Friday, September 7 at 6 p.m. on the Elsmere playground

PTA Meeting

  • Tuesday, September 11 at 7 p.m. in the Elsmere library

Open House – Thursday, September 13

  • 6:15 p.m. – Grades 3-5
  • 7:00 p.m. – Specials/Special Area Teachers
  • 7:30 p.m. – Grades K-2

If you have any questions, please call the main office at 518-439-4996.  

Enjoy the rest of your summer vacation.  We look forward to a wonderful year ahead with you!