May 22, 2015

Erica J. Ryan, Principal

35 Maxwell Dr., Clifton Park, NY 12065 • 518-881-0580

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Shatekon Elementary School building

Located in the central part of the district, Shatekon Elementary School is attached to Arongen Elementary and is one of four off-campus schools. It opened in 2007.

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Posted 5/21/15Ronald McDonald House Fundraiser

Shatekon Elementary School students raised $4800 for the Ronald McDonald House through the Read for Ronald McDonald House fund raiser. Shatekon was the highest earning school out of 15 participating schools. Shatekon also received recognition for having the highest student participation rate. Three students from Shatekon were invited to a special ceremony held at the Ronald McDonald House on Friday, May 15.  [MOREMore photos]

Posted 5/21/15Annie Jr.

Shatekon - Mrs. Gould and her drama students were excited for their Annie Jr. Weekend.

 

Posted 5/20/155th graders from Mrs. Ropitzky’s class volunteer their time to appreciate Shatekon bus drivers

5th graders from Mrs. Ropitzky’s class volunteer their time to appreciate Shatekon bus drivers

Posted 5/15/15Dr. Robinson had lunch, ice cream and playground fun with Mrs. Burnetter's class at Shatekon.

Dr. Robinson had lunch, ice cream and playground fun with Mrs. Burnetter's class at Shatekon. [MOREMore photos]

Posted 5/7/15

Principal's May 2015 Newsletter

Posted 4/29/14Shatekon 2nd graders visit the CMOST Museum in Troy.

Shatekon 2nd graders visit the CMOST Museum in Troy.

 

Posted 4/9/15

Principal's April Newsletter

The Great Barrier ReefPosted 4/9/15

Shatekon third graders learn about The Great Barrier Reef.

Mrs. Collin’s third graders at Shatekon learn all about the Australian Outback and the Land Down UnderPosted 4/9/15

Mrs. Collin’s third graders at Shatekon learn all about the Australian Outback and the Land Down Under.

Shatekon grades 3, 4 and 5 skype with Children’s author Dan Gutman.

Posted 3/24/15

Shatekon grades 3, 4 and 5 skype with Children’s author Dan Gutman.

Posted 3/24/15Shatekon students enjoying the fresh air in the outdoor classroom!

Shatekon students enjoying the fresh air in the outdoor classroom!

Posted 3/24/15

Shatekon third graders enjoy the Scotia-Glenville presentation of Sounds Good To Me! Shatekon third graders enjoy the Scotia-Glenville presentation of Sounds Good To Me!

Posted 3/24/15

Ronald McDonald visits Shatekon to encourage students to read for the Ronald McDonald House.

Ronald McDonald visits Shatekon to encourage students to read for the Ronald McDonald House.

Posted 3/16/15Shatekon fifth graders become geologists!

Shatekon fifth graders become geologists!

 

 

POsted 3/16/15Shatekon wears red in support of public education.

Shatekon wears red in support of public education.

 

Posted 3/11/15

Principal's March Newsletter.

Posted 3/2/15Battle of the books

Congratulations to the APEX ALEY’S for winning the Shatekon Battle of the Books competition. This team will go on to represent Shatekon at the district compettion on Tuesday, March 31st from 6-7pm in the Arongen Gym.

Posted 3/2/15Math games

Mrs. Luke's kindergarten students enjoy math games with helpers from Mrs. Ryan's 5th grade class!

Posted 2/17/15

Principal's Newsletter - February

Posted 1/27/15Shatekon third graders use inside recess on cold days to make and present a model of the solar system.

Shatekon third graders use inside recess on cold days to make and present a model of the solar system.

Posted 1/23/15

Members of the Shatekon Buddy Program have fun making warm winter scarfs.

Members of the Shatekon Buddy Program have fun making warm winter scarfs.Members of the Shatekon Buddy Program have fun making warm winter scarfs.

Posted 1/22/15How to make a cheese pizza

Shatekon first graders work on informational writing, How-to Make Cheese Pizza.

 

Posted 1/22/15How to make lemonade

Shatekon first graders go step by step to make their own cups of lemonade during the How-to Writing Unit.

Posted 1/14/15

Principal's January Newsletter

Fraction BarsPosted 12/18/14

Shatekon fourth graders investigate equivalent fractions using self-created fraction bars.

Posted 12/18/14Photo Booth

The Shatekon Library Photo booth- where students search the catalog, share their favorite books and record videos of book recommendations. The fun d├ęcor and location makes for an inviting, warm, and innovative library.

Posted 12/18/14Fourth graders at Shatekon Elementary take on traditional  roles of Iroquois boys and girls for Haudenosaunee Day to commence their study of the Native Americans in New York state.

Fourth graders at Shatekon Elementary take on traditional roles of Iroquois boys and girls for Haudenosaunee Day to commence their study of the Native Americans in New York state.

Posted 12/11/14

A Shatekon student from Mrs. Kinne's classroom presents her All About Me poster to her fifth-grade friends.

All about meAll about me

Posted 12/2/14

Principal's December Newsletter

Posted 11/5/14

Principal's November Newsletter

webquestPosted 10/29/14

Shatekon 3rd graders working hard on their continent webquest on the iPad.

Fire preventionPosted 10/29/14

Shatekon students and Mrs. Drejas enjoy a ride to school in a fire truck to promote Fire Prevention Month.

Posted 10/29/14ghost stories

Shatekon 1st graders working very hard as a group, decorating their Ghost Stories

 

 

Posted 10/29/14Celebrating Diwali

Two beautiful girls from Mrs. Collins’ third grade class celebrating Diwali.


 

 

Posted 10/23/14Shatekon staff goes pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Shatekon staff goes pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Posted 10/16/14

Principal's October Newsletter

4-H visits Shatekon 2nd graders to discuss butterflies and their migration.Posted 10/16/14

4-H visits Shatekon 2nd graders to discuss butterflies and their migration.

Posted 9/23/14Beck’s Beauties Going Gold for Childhood Cancer!

Beck’s Beauties Going Gold for Childhood Cancer!

 

Shatekon students work together to take good care of their classrooms.Posted 9/23/14

Shatekon students work together to take good care of their classrooms.

 

 

 

Posted 9/8/14

Principal's Newsletter - September 2014

Posted 9/4/14First Day at Shatekon

Shatekon staff and students are excited for a new school year! [MOREMore Photos]

 

Posted 9/4/14Shatekon Staff

Shatekon staff members are HERE!

 

 

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5/16/15 - Community Conversation, 9:30am, Cheryl's Lodge

5/19/15 - School District Budget Vote, 7am-9pm, Gowana Gym

5/20/15 - NYS Science Performance Assessment Gr. 4/8

5/22/15 - No School

5/25/15 - Memorial Day, No School

6/1/15 - NYS Science Written Assessment, Gr. 4/8

6/12/16 - Elementary Half Day - AM kindergarten attends

6/13/15 - Green and White Night, 6:30 pm

6/19/14 - Elementary Half Day - AM kindergartners attends

6/24/15 - Elementary Half Day - PM kindergartners attend in AM

6/24/15 - Last Day of School

2015 Summer Walk-Through Schedule

 

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