Inspired by a tradition of excellence and a spirit of continuous improvement, the Spackenkill School District will provide all of our students with the academic and social skills necessary to pursue their goals and become responsible citizens in an interdependent global community.
Superintendent's Conference Day
Just a reminder there is no school on Monday, September 14, 2015
First grade Nassau student Kara Aagaard’s artwork "Teddy Bear" (above) has been selected as a winner in the 2015 Yo Soy…Je Suis…I Am…The Future VSA International Art Program and Children’s Art Competition. The art will be part of an exhibition at the U.S. Department of Education in Washington, DC, during the month of November. Government representatives from New York have been invited to attend the exhibition’s opening reception to view Kara’s artwork. To learn more about the VSA program, CLICK HERE.
Parents and staff please show extra caution when driving through our neighborhoods, many of our children will be boarding buses, walking to and from school and playing. Be especially aware of school speed zones, school bus traffic, and children walking. Thank you
Nassau Elementary School is looking for one parent volunteer to be on the School Safety Team. Meetings typically take place one Friday of each month from 7:50-8:20 AM. If you are interested in the position please contact Jean Nemes at firstname.lastname@example.org or 845-463-7843.
Surprise friends or family members with a flock of pink flamingos on their lawns! The birds will only be here from September 9 through November 19 and will not return until spring of 2016. Order your flock today! Download order forms and information below or speak to a member of the Flocking Team by calling 463-7822:
CLICK HERE for the flyer.
CLICK HERE for the order form.
Today our second grade students spent the morning involved in Teamwork Counts. All of the second graders were randomly divided into teams of six, and worked at a variety of problem-solving stations. The objective of this event was to encourage team spirit and cooperative team effort. Children were able to show off their special skills and talents through this educationally challenging and enjoyable experience.
Monday, April 16th - Day D
Tuesday, April 17th - Day E
Wednesday, April 18th - Day A
Thursday, April 19th - Day B
Friday, April 20th - Day C
Monday, April 23rd - Day D
Tuesday, April 24th - Day E
Wednesday, April 25th - Day A
Thursday, April 26th - Day B
Friday, April 27th - Day C
The Honey Bee Extended Day Program is available at Hagan and Nassau Elementary Schools in the morning and afternoon. Please call (845) 214-0402 for more information.
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Nassau Elementary School
7 Nassau Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Principal: Nancy Ferrarone
Through collaborative efforts among community, school, and family, our mission at Nassau Elementary School is to provide a nurturing, caring, and safe learning environment respectful and accepting of all to promote academic excellence in this ever-changing world.