144 Sanfordville Road
Warwick, NY 10990
Sanfordville third-grade student wins writing contest
Feb. 27, 2014 - Sanfordville third-grade student Summer
Tyler recently won a writing contest sponsored by Teaching
the Hudson Valley. Summer wrote a poem called Discover
a World of Adventure about the Albert Wisner Public
Library. As one of the top-scoring authors, Summer will
host her classmates as they visit the library.
Click here to read about Summer in Teaching the
Note to parents -
treated for pertussis
March 4, 2014 - A student at Sanfordville Elementary School has been treated for confirmed pertussis (whooping cough). Antibiotics given early in the infection may reduce symptoms and does shorten the period of communicability. Click here for a letter from the OC Health Dept. (pdf). Click here for a pertussis FAQ sheet (pdf).
"Park Yourself and Read" update: students read more than 3,000 books in just two weeks!
Feb. 6, 2014 - Sanfordville's theme this year for PARP (Parents As Reading Partners) is "Park Yourself and Read." Click here for more information and NEW PHOTOS.
Clothing donation bins at schools will help raise money for our district
It's easy to drop off a student and donated clothing at the same time!
Feb. 19, 2014 - The Warwick Foundation
for Excellence in Learning (WFEL) is sponsoring a quick
and easy way to raise funds for the district. Bring your
unwanted and/or unwearable clothing, textile and shoes to
any of our school buildings. A dark green bin is located
outside each school, identifiable by the WFEL logo. Simply
drop off your unwanted or unwearable items and WFEL
receives portions of the resale value. So, go through
those unwanted items and drop them off on the way to
school! Your help will continue to enable WFEL to enrich
learning opportunities for students and teachers in the
*Note-WFEL’s not-for-profit determination status is still pending with the Internal Revenue Service. Charitable contribution receipts are not available at this time.
Kindergarten registration 2014
Feb. 10, 2014 - Kindergarten registration letters have been mailed to the parents of students eligible for Kindergarten in the fall of 2014. In order for a child to be eligible; the parent and child must reside in the Warwick Valley Central School District and the child must be five (5) years of age on or before December 1, 2014. Parents who did not receive Kindergarten registration information are asked to call Central Registration at 987-3050 ext. 12710 as soon as possible.
The Sanfordville yearbook needs your photos!
Oct. 9, 2013 - The SES yearbook needs your classroom photos! Help us create a beautiful memory for your child and your family. We need at least one parent from each class to take photos of class parties and events, and submit them to the yearbook team. It's EASY...just put your photos on a disc or flash drive labeled with your name and your child's teacher (all discs and flash drives will be returned). And, to all parents of graduating Sanfordville students, please turn in your child's baby picture & dedication as soon as possible. Remember, dedications must not exceed 150 characters, including spaces & punctuation. Thank you! Contact Tracy Fishler.
Dec. 3, 2013 - The Warwick School District is pleased to offer Rosetta Stone foreign language software to students in Grades K-6. The program will be introduced in school: Grades K-4 in computer labs with staff assistance and Grades 5 & 6 in a PTA-sponsored after-school club, and may also be used from home.
Spotlight on Partners In Education (PIE) program in new New York State School Boards Association (NYSSBA) video
Nov., 2013 - NYSSBA Video recognizes PIE as 2013-14 "Be the Change for Kids" Innovation Award winner. Click here to see the video.
A Parent's Guide to Common Core Learning
Sept. 9, 2013 - Click the link below to learn more about the Common Core from a booklet created by NYS PTA and the NYS United Teachers Union. The 12-page booklet explains the curriculum in detail and plain language, and provides a good overview of Common Core.
Dignity for All Students - together we can stop bullying!
Expanding the concepts of tolerance, respect for others and dignity
Oct. 2, 2013 - The New York State Dignity For All Students Act (Dignity Act) took effect in 2012. The goal of the Dignity Act is to create a safe and supportive school climate where students can learn and focus, rather than fear being discriminated against and/or verbally or physically harassed. Click here for more information. "Together we can stop bullying" - click here for a flyer (pdf).
National Blue Ribbon School
Nov. 14, 2012 - Sanfordville Elementary School is one of just 20 New York State school and 269 nationwide to be recognized as a 2012 Blue Ribbon School. "Schools honored with the National Blue Ribbon Schools award are committed to accelerating student achievement and preparing students for success in college and careers. Their work reflects the conviction that every child has promise and that education is the surest pathway to a strong, secure future.".