Welcome To School
Ellms Family Farms – Your entire family is welcome to join us for a fun filled morning of picking pumpkins, going through corn mazes, taking a tractor ride, jumping on the big jumping pillow & enjoying donuts & cider.
Shaker Road Fire Department visits school to discuss “fire safety” during fire prevention week.
Colonie Police Department visits school to discuss “stranger danger”.
Celebrate our big Thanksgiving feast
Santa visits school during our big holiday party. He brings presents for all! Your entire family is invited to join in the fun.
Dental Hygienist visits school to discuss “good food/bad food” and good brushing habits.
School pictures -- Taken by I-Smile Photography. Each child has their picture taken and each package also includes a class picture.
Amazing Athletes visit school for our students to participate in a free demo class to introduce them to the basic fundamentals and mechanics of 9 different sports.
Valentine party -- Each child plays mailperson and delivers their Valentine cards to the special Valentine boxes the children have made.
We will visit the Colonie Town Library. The children will tour the children’s section of the Library. They will listen to stories and sing songs. They will also make an art project to bring home.
During our big Easter party we will be going on an Easter egg hunt!!
Flight Trampoline Park -- the children enjoy an hour of jumping fun.
We visit The Music Studio – The children learn all about music through dance and songs and are able to participate in playing the piano and other musical instruments.
School Bus Ride—The children go on their first school bus ride to alleviate any anxieties they may have about riding the school bus. They will also learn about school bus rules and safety.
School Picnic -- We have a huge school picnic. Your entire family is invited to attend.
We hold it at the Cook Park Pavilion. We have lots of food and great entertainment is provided for the children. It’s fun for all!
Graduation Party -- We have a big end of the year graduation party for the children.
Graduation Ceremony -- Our Monday/Wednesday/Friday classes have a beautiful memory filled graduation ceremony on stage and sing songs they have learned throughout the year. They will bring home their book of pictures filled with all their own great memories of their first school years. Each child will also receive a diploma on stage during our ceremony!
***Some other field trips we try to participate in over the school year are: Disney on Ice, Sesame Street Live, Circus, Children’s Museum, Gymnastics and a visit to the Colonie Police and Ambulance Stations.***