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Important Dates for 18-19 School Year at Slingerlands

Filed in Slingerlands by on August 15, 2018

The start of the new school year is right around the corner!  Be sure that you can log in to the Aspen Portal!  If you are having problems logging in, please contact

Below is some important information and dates to mark on your calendar:

School Supplies

Bus Route Information

Available now on the Aspen Portal.

Teacher Assignments

Later in August you will receive an email regarding teacher assignments. This information will
be available on the Aspen Parent Portal.

New Student Orientation

  • Wednesday, August 29, 2pm
  • New Student Orientation for students in grades 1-5 from 2-3pm.
  • Kindergartners who did not attend our Kindergarten Camp in May may also attend

Kindergarten Bus Orientation **

  • Tuesday, August 28th, 2pm – Hamagrael
  • Wednesday, August 29th, 10 am – Slingerlands
  • Wednesday, August 29th, 2 pm – Glenmont

** All sessions are open to any BCSD incoming kindergarten student.

Kindergarten Meet and Greet

  • Wednesday, September 5, 4-5 pm at Slingerlands

Supply Drop Off

  • Wednesday, September 5, 4-5pm
    Many, but not all, teachers will be in their classrooms

First Day of School 

  • Thursday, September 6

PTO Welcome Back Coffee

  • Friday, September 7, 9:15-10:15 am

First PTO Meeting

  • Tuesday, September 11, 7 pm

Open House

Thursday, September 13

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

Slingerlands Fall Family Festival

  • Friday, September 21, 5:30-7:30pm