FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q: Why can’t I drop my child off to school at 8:45 a.m.?
A: Supervision for students is not available until 8:55 a.m., at which time our doors will open. If this conflicts with your work schedule, the YMCA provides daycare options for our families in our school building. Their contact information is: 518-561-4290.
Q: What if my child is sick?
A: Please call the school nurse at 518-643-6106 (K-2) 518-643-6206 (3-6). When the child returns to school, a written note must be sent with them explaining their absence and signed by parent/guardian.
Q: What if I want to pick up my child from school or they need to take a different bus?
A: A note from you needs to be sent in with your child explaining when and why your child is being picked up or what the new bus is (Name & Address). If you pick up your child earlier than the 3:05 release, you must sign them out in the office. If you pick your child up at dismissal, you need to sign them out with the secretary (K-2 in the cafeteria) (3-6 in the office).
Q: How can I get involved with the PTO?
A: Please contact them directly at, firstname.lastname@example.org, or join us at our monthly meetings.
Q: What about breakfast and lunch?
A: Breakfast and lunch are available. Free and reduced breakfast and lunch is available for those that qualify. The breakfast/lunch menu is sent home monthly.
Q: My child is constantly losing things. Is there a lost and found?
A: There is a lost and found in the cafeteria and students are encouraged to look for their belongings while at lunch.