April 23, 2014

Jill Gould, Principal

970 Route 146, Clifton Park, NY 12065 • 518-881-0560

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Skano Elementary School building

Skano is one of four elementary schools located on the main campus. It is connected to Tesago Elementary School sharing a cafeteria/auditorium. It opened in 1966-67.

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Posted 3/27/14Queen Nur

Skano students were reminded that this is a Bully-free Zone by storyteller Queen Nur.

PaleontologistsPosted 3/27/14

Skano third graders present famous Paleontologists.

Posted 3/27/14Limericks

Skano Fifth graders share their favorite limericks at Morning Program.

Posted 3/27/14Ice Skating

Skano fifth grade enjoys some time ice skating in the cold!

 

Posted 3/11/14Skano’s Student Council raised over $1200 for JP’s Team!

Skano’s Student Council raised over $1200 for JP’s Team!

 

Town Supervisor, Phil Barrett, celebrated Read Across America Day at Skano.Posted 3/11/14

Town Supervisor, Phil Barrett, celebrated Read Across America Day at Skano.

 

 

 

Posted 3/11/14Caldecott Award winner Brian Floca visited Skano and discussed how he made his newest book, Locomotive.

Caldecott Award winner Brian Floca visited Skano and discussed how he made his newest book, Locomotive.

 

Posted 2/25/14Saratoga Bridges

Guests from Saratoga Bridges visited Skano 5th graders to discuss the In My Shoes program for individuals with disabilities.

Posted 2/25/14First Aid

Clifton Park Halfmoon EMS demonstrated basic first aid techniques to the Skano 5th graders.

 

 

 

Letter expertsPosted 2/6/14

Skano Kindergarteners are letter experts!

 

Learning numbersPosted 2/6/14

We’re learning our numbers in Skano’s Kindergarten classes.

Posted 2/6/14Reading

Skano Kindergarteners rebuilt sentences word by word and read a winter story.

Posted 2/6/14Dreams Alive

Skano students celebrated Black History Month during a Dreams Alive program.

Posted 2/6/14Pajama Party

Skano families were reminded of the importance of reading at home during a pajama party.

 

Skano 4th and 5th graders learn about immigration during a Living Voices presentation.Posted 1/28/14

Skano 4th and 5th graders learn about immigration during a Living Voices presentation.

Making a bone burrito at Skano. Interesting and delicious!Posted 1/28/14

Making a bone burrito at Skano. Interesting and delicious!

Doctors in Skano’s fifth grade, hard at work.Posted 1/28/14

Doctors in Skano’s fifth grade, hard at work.

Posted 1/28/14You’re never too old to make gingerbread houses!

You’re never too old to make gingerbread houses!

Posted 1/28/14

Skano 4th grade students learning about mastodons and the history of New York State at the NYS Museum.Skano 4th grade students learning about mastodons and the history of New York State at the NYS Museum.


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Skano 4th graders sitting in Skano 4th graders sitting in an Iroquois longhouse at the NYS Museum in Albanyan Iroquois longhouse at the NYS Museum in Albany

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Skano poemsSkano 2nd grade share poems on mittens at morning program

 

Posted 1/16/14Skano third graders use iPads to create group projects in Science on States of Matter.

Skano third graders use iPads to create group projects in Science on States of Matter.

 

Posted 1/16/14Skano Student Council members organize Mittens for Detroit donations.

Skano Student Council members organize Mittens for Detroit donations.

 

 

Posted 12/19/13Native American lesson

Stephanie Marie teaches Skano students about Native Americans at Morning program.

 

Posted 12/19/13Antibullying lesson

Chris Poulos shared an anti-bullying message while amazing Skano and jumping over a teacher.

 

 

 

Posted 12/5/13

Skano first grade students use IPads to build word knowledge and foster their love of reading!

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4/22/14 - ES Report Cards Dist.

4/25/14 - Annual Science and Health Discovery Night, 6:30 – 9:00 P.M. Click here for more info.

4/26/14 - Community Conversations, 9:30am, Gowana Lib.

4/30/14-5/2/14 NYS Gr. 3-8 Math Exams

5/6/14 - Acadia Gr. 5 Parent Orientation, 6:30pm

5/7/14 - Gowana Gr. 5 Parent Orientation, 6:30pm

5/8/14 - Koda Gr. 5 Parent Orientation, 6:30pm

5/17/14 - Community Conversation, 9:30am, Cheryl's Lodge, Turf Park

5/20/14 - Annual District Budget Vote and Board Election, 7am-9pm, Gowana Gym

5/21/14-5/30/14  - NYS Gr. 4 and 8 Science Performance Exam

5/26/14 - Memorial Day, No School

6/2/14 - NYS Gr. 4 and 8 Science Written Exam

6/7/14 - A Green and White Night, 6:30pm, Hilton Garden Inn

6/13/14 - Gr. K-5 Half Day, PM kind. will not attend school. The AM students will be dismissed at 11:15 (12:15 for Okte/Chango) with gr. 1-5. K students will not be dropped off at the normal Kindergarten drop off spot but at the neighborhood drop off that is closest to your house. Please see your child's elementary schools main office if you have any questions.

6/20/14 - Gr. K-5 Half Day, AM kind. will not attend school. The PM students will attend in the morning and be dismissed at 11:15 (12:15 for Okte/Chango) with gr. 1-5. K students will not be dropped off at the normal Kindergarten drop off spot but at the neighborhood drop off that is closest to your house. Please see your child's elementary schools main office if you have any questions.

6/24/14 - AM Kindergarten Last Day

6/25/14 - Gr. K-5 Half Day, AM kind. will not attend school. The PM students will attend in the morning and be dismissed at 11:15 (12:15 for Okte/Chango) with gr. 1-5. K students will not be dropped off at the normal Kindergarten drop off spot but at the neighborhood drop off that is closest to your house. Please see your child's elementary schools main office if you have any questions. Last Day of School.

Summer 2014 Walk-through schedule for all schools, click here.

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