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Please label all of your children's belongings such as backpacks, lunch boxes, coats, sweatshirts, etc.  This will make it easier to find the owners of misplaced items.


Class Supply Lists

Grade 1
Grade 2

Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6 - Schlicht
Grade 6 - Usher
Grade 6 - Wiest


Elementary artists exhibit in district gallery 

Our artists' work is displayed in the SCS gallery.

Be responsible. Be respectful. Be safe. Be a community.

Students show learning gains

Last fall, Schoharie Elementary launched new math, English and reading programs. Teachers also continued to engage learners in an individualized instruction program. This fall, students started the year enriched with greater skills and knowledge thanks to those efforts.

Elks donate dictionaries to entire 3rd grade

Children seated on classroom floor looking at their new dictionaries

Thanks to the Esperance Elks, every SCS 3rd grader now has his or her own dictionary.

PBIS Wellness Day teaches life tools

Students learned from Sarah Nies of Schoharie County Mental Health about coping with stress during PBIS Wellness Day (photo below). They also learned relaxation skills, proper behavior in school and on the bus and how to be respectful, responsible and safe members of the community.

Children sit around adult reading book

New science standards for pre-K-12

Schools across the state are phasing in new science standards for pre-K-grade 12 students, replacing standards adopted more than 20 years ago. The state will also phase in Next Generation Learning Standards for math and English language arts over the next few years.

Talented artists

Visitors to the gallery hallway across from the Schoharie Central School District offices can now view the talents of our latest elementary artists.

Back to the books

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Visit our back to school photo gallery.

Positive behavior is prized at Schoharie Elementary

PBIS drawing winners

Be respectful. Be responsible. Be safe. Be a community. By demonstrating such positive qualities, these students earned Buckle Bucks and then won a drawing. Thank you to the EPTSO and other prize donors.

Schoharie Elementary is a stop on the Quilt Barn Trail

Schoharie Elementary School is a proud member of The Schoharie County Quilt Barn Trail, the first school in the county to install quilt barn blocks. 

Numbers count as fun with GO Math! 

student works on GO Math activity

This elementary student waited in line for his turn at a math activity. The school's GO Math! curriculum is a hit.

Attendance brochure available

Download the Elementary Attendance Brochure (PDF). Printed copies are also available in the Elementary office.

Safety drills are routine and important

Fire drills, lockdown drills, go-home-early drills: all are a routine but important part of keeping students and staff prepared and our school safe. Practicing for emergencies is important for all of us. A set number of drills is required by the state, and drills are held throughout the year, not announced ahead of time and coordinated with local fire, emergency and law enforcement agencies.

NYS child abuse or neglect reporting resources

The New York State Office of Children and Family Services operates a toll-free hotline telephone number to receive reports of child abuse and neglect at 1-800-342-3720.

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Parent Today is a free, award-winning email newsletter and companion website designed to help build a stronger bridge between families and the classroom. Parent Today is filled with great information for parents, guardians, teachers and more.

Body Mass Index is part of required school health check

New York State Education Law requires body mass index, or BMI, and weight status group to be included in a student’s school health examination. The State Health Department also surveys some schools concerning BMI each year.

Elementary Parent Teacher Student Organization (EPTSO)

You can view a complete list of events on the EPTSO Web Page.

Helpful Informational Brochures for Parents
Published by the State Education Department

The State Education Department has published many brochures designed to help parents help their children. Below are links to printable PDFs of some of the brochures available.

Helping Your Child With Homework (PDF)

Helping Your Child Learn Science (PDF)

Helping Your Child Learn Mathematics (PDF)

Early Reading

Families can take part in encouraging reading growth for their children by visiting the "Get Ready to Read!" website at The site offers a number of skill-building activities for free as well as a selection of downloadable materials.  There is a "Transitioning to Kindergarten" tool kit to help early childhood professionals and parents plan activities and collect observations throughout the year leading up to Kindergarten.

More Schoharie Elementary news

Visit the SCS News Archive page for past news stories.




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Andrea Polikoski

P.O. Box 430
136 Academy Drive
Schoharie, NY 12157
(518) 295-6651
Fax (518) 295-9506


Pre-K Coordinator
& Director of Curriculum & Pupil Personnel Svces
Linda Nevulis
P.O. Box 430
136 Academy Drive
Schoharie, NY 12157
(518) 295-6657
Fax (518) 295-9514


Secretary to Principal
Jessie Griffin

Karen Gannon


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Link to A Parent's Guide to Special Education by the NYS Education Dept.
(For questions, please contact Director of Curriculum and Pupil Personnel Services Linda Nevulis at (518) 295-6657.)


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