December 22, 2014

Gregory Wing, Principal

970 Route 146, Clifton Park, NY 12065 • 518-881-0530

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Karigon Elementary School building

Karigon is one of four K-5 elementary schools located on the main campus. It is connected to Orenda Elementary School sharing a cafeteria/auditorium. It opened in 1968.

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Posted 12/18/14Ugly Sweater Day

Karigon Faculty and Staff participate in Ugly Sweater Day!

 

Computer Science Education WeekPosted 12/18/14

Fourth Graders at Karigon participated in Computer Science Education Week through learning how to code! [MOREmore photos]

Virtual Field TripPosted 12/18/14

Karigon fourth graders interact on a virtual field trip with Dave Ruch, Native American singer and songwriter.

 

Posted 12/2/14Karigon Kids receive awards for being Good Citizens at the November Character Ed Celebration.

Karigon Kids receive awards for being Good Citizens at the November Character Ed Celebration.

Posted 12/2/14

Karigon “In Days Gone By” Karigon “In Days Gone By”
First graders learned about the clothes, toys, games, jobs, and gifts from long ago. The workshop was presented by the Scotia Glenville Traveling Museum.[MOREMore photos]


Posted 12/2/14

TThird graders at Karigon learned about their ancestry Mrs. Kniss' 3rd grade students completed a report and created a clothes pin doll to represent a family members history.hird graders at Karigon learned about their ancestry Mrs. Kniss' 3rd grade students completed a report and created a clothes pin doll to represent a family members history.

Posted 11/24/14Gardening committee

Thanks to the PTA’s Gardening Committee For Keeping Karigon Looking Beautiful Outside!
The Gardening Committee completed its final fall clean-up recently with the help of some High School East students. They filled 45 leaf bags in total! Thank you to all the committee members and great volunteers who have made Karigon’s first impression beautiful![MOREMore photos]

Posted 11/14/14Bring a parent to school day

Karigon-Bring your Parents to School Day
Once again this year, Karigon celebrated “Bring your Parents to School Day”. Parents were invited to accompany their child in their classroom, during a regular school day. This year 343 parents signed into visit! Thank you all for attending. [MOREMore photos]

Posted 11/14/14Veterans Day celebration

Third graders at Karigon provide a Veteran's Day tribute.

 

Posted 10/29/14Karigon Responsibility

Karigon held its first Character Education Celebration celebrating the word Responsibility.
Congratulations to the students and classes who were recognized for being responsible.[MOREMore photos]

POsted 10/3/14Karigon PTA Family Fitness Night

KARIGON PTA FAMILY FITNESS NIGHT...The Karigon community joined together the for a night of exercise, fun, and games under the lights! [MOREMore photos]

Posted 10/1/14Karigon Morning Program

Karigon’s Morning Program is off to a great start. [MOREMore photos]

 

Posted 10/1/14Karigon Open House

Karigon Open House 2014
This year the Karigon Partnership Team (KPT) assisted in the planning for Open House-Meet the Teacher Night. [MOREMore photos]

Posted 10/1/14Karigon PTA Gardening Committee members performed a fall-clean up.

Karigon PTA Gardening Committee members performed a fall-clean up.
Members focused on areas around the Karigon front entrance.
Thank you!

Art students Karigon are learning about Space, Composition and Self Portraits using current technology SELFIE connections. Posted 9/9/14

Art students Karigon are learning about Space, Composition and Self Portraits using current technology SELFIE connections.

Posted 9/8/14Karigon Partnership Team held its annual KPT Family Picnic on 9/5/14

Karigon Partnership Team held its annual KPT Family Picnic on 9/5/14. [MOREMore photos]

Posted 9/4/14Karigon Kindergartners enjoying some reading time on the first day of school!

Karigon Kindergartners enjoying some reading time on the first day of school!

 

A perfect picture of the first day of school at Karigon!Posted 9/4/14

A perfect picture of the first day of school at Karigon! [MOREMore photos]

 

Karigon First DayPosted 9/3/14

Karigon fifth graders on the first day of school. [MOREMore photos]

 

 

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11/27/14-11/28/14 - Thanksgiving Recess, No School

12/25/14 - Christmas, No School

12/24/14-1/2/15 - Winter Recess, No School

1/1/15 - New Year's Day - No School

1/17/15 - Community Conversation with Superintendent, 9:30am, Arongen

1/19/15 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day, No School

1/30/14 - Half Day Gr. 1-5, AM kindergarten in session only

6/19/14 - **In the 2014-15 calendar mailed home it says that AM kindergartners attend on this ES half day. That is incorrect. PM Kindergartners attend in the AM. Morning kindergarten students don't have school.

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