Important Announcement

Dear Families,


The year has gotten off to a great start!  I cannot believe it is already October and we have done so many exciting things.  We have identified our goals for this year and we have already begun implementing them into our work.


IMPORTANT INFORMATION


Please read the important attachments regarding Enterovirus (EV D68) and Ebola.

GOALS FOR THE 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR


This year our teachers are focusing on two main goals:



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Dear Families;

2014 PUBLIC TEST DATA and ANNOTATED QUESTIONS

District-level and building-level results on the 2014 Grades 3-8 ELA and Math Assessments were recently made public.  The link to the data is below.

 

http://www.p12.nysed.gov/irs/pressRelease/20140814/home.html

 

In addition, NYSED released 50% of the questions to the public along with annotations to explain the types of thinking expected from the students.  Below is a link to these and other resources.

 

https://www.engageny.org/resource/interpreting-3-8-ela-mathematics-tests-results-score-reports

 

In October, we plan to present our school's results to the Board of Education - details to follow!  If you have any questions please call Mr. Brown at 631-2440 ex.132 or you may call my office 631-2440 ex.103.

 

Thank-you Dr. Douglas  

Bulletin Board

PTA
Halloween
Costume Party 2014
October 24th
Click Here for more information


The will be a Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 in the School Library at 8:00 p.m.
Please click below to view the agenda.

http://www.boarddocs.com/ny/pocantico/Board.nsf



Flu and Enterovirus information
For current information and prevention tips, please visit the resources section of
the school nurse's page

Click Here


2014-2015 DISTRICT CALENDAR

Pocantico Calendar 2014-2015 - FINAL - 08.21.14 .pdf

Approved 2014-2015
District Calendar

2014-2015 School Calendar - Approved 02.25.14.pdf

Upcoming Events

Thursday, October 23
Scholastic Book Fair Begins
Friday, October 24
PTA - Halloween Costume Dance
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM


 

Monday, October 27
Neighborhood Meeting
7:00 p.m.
Westchester Hills Recreation Hall
1800 Old Country Road - Elmsford
Tuesday, October 28
Neighborhood Meeting
7:00 p.m.
Pocantico Hills School Library
599 Bedford Road, Sleepy Hollow
Friday, October 31
End of Marking Period
Halloween Parade
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM