Scotty Updates

2018-2019

Dear Scotland Families,

Each week we will update the 'Scotty Updates Website' with pictures and short clips of happenings at SES.

From all of us at Scotland!

Week of February 18 - February 22

Week 4 of Before and After School Enrichment

Monday February 18: Schools Closed for President's Day

Tuesday February 19: No school for students. Teachers in all day Professional Development.

Dr. Collins, Superintendent of Schools' First Day in Ridgefield

Wednesday February 20 - ALL STUDENTS RETURN TO SCHOOL

Friday, February 22: 2nd Grade Team visits New Rochelle, NY for Greg Tang Math PD

Week of February 11 - February 15

Week 3 of Before and After School Enrichment

February 11: It's the 100th day of school!

BOE Public Hearing for Budget 7PM in the Annex Conference room

February 12: RPS SCHOOLS CLOSED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER - See you on Wednesday 2/13

Second Grade Team visits New Rochelle, NY for Greg Tang Math PD (Rescheduled to 2/22)

February 13: Two Hour Delay Due to Inclement Weather

February 14: Happy Valentine's Day!

Early Release Thursday - All students will be dimsissed at 11:40AM. Teachers will remain for professional learning.

SEE YOU ALL ON WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 20th. Have a great long weekend.

February 15th: Closed for President's Day Weekend. Offices open.

Week of February 4 - February 8

It's Black History Month!

Week 2 of Before and After School Enrichment

February 4:

Strategic Planning Sub-Committee Board of Education Meeting to discuss NGSS and Math tonight at 6PM in the Annex.

Regularly scheduled Board of Education Meeting tonight at 7PM to follow in the Annex.

February 5: Happy Chinese New Year to our families who celebrate this special tradition!

AM Faculty meeting in the library

February 6: Select faculty to attend professional learning today

CT Invention Convention Information Night #1, 6-7PM in the SES Cafe

February 8: AM Yearbook Committee Meeting in the Makerspace

CT Invention Convention Information Night #2, 6-7PM in the SES Cafe

WEek of Feb. 4-8

Week of January 28 - February 1

Week 1 of Before and After School Enrichment

January 28: Before and After School Enrichment Activities begin! If your child has a change of dismissal, don't forget to write a note or call the office ot let us know! We always want to make sure each of our students get home safely and promptly.

Regularly scheduled BOE meeting tonight at 7PM in the Annex Conference Room at the Board of Education Offices

January 30: Schools Closed Due to Inclement Weather

January 31: 2 hour delay. SES will begin at 10:35AM this morning!

February 1: Wear your 'HEARTS' Spirit Day! Show your school spirit by donning your wildest hearts :)

Band and Orchestra rehearsals today - don't forget your instruments!

Week of Jan 28-Feb 1

Week of January 21-25

Thank you SES PTA for a great Family Game Night!

January 21: Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Schools Closed

January 22: Letters for Kindergarten registration mailed out

Do you know anyone who has a child ready to enter Kindergarten?

Let them know to give us a call and we'll help them register for the 2019-2020 academic year!

January 25: PTA Family Fun Night 7:00PM

Week of Jan 21-25
Family Game Night 1/25

Week of January 14-18

CODING WEEK BEGINS - GET READY STUDENT CODERS!

January 14: Ms. Violante and educators from 'SCRATCH CODING' kick-off a week long coding experience for students K-5 in the Library Media Center.

Regular BOE meeting on the Superintendent's Proposed Budget at 7PM in the Annex Conference Room.

January 15: AM Faculty Meeting in the Library.

January 16: Special BOE Meeting to discuss Elementary School budget at 7PM in the Annex Conference Room.

January 17: Small Group Collaborative Hour Professional Learning for teachers after school.

January 18: Last day to register for PTA sponsored Before & After School Enrichment Programs.

Welcome to Dr. Katie Lindner from Columbia University's Teachers College Reading and Writing Project who will be leading professional learning for our faculty.

Grade Three Art Showcase at the Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art from 5-8PM. Thank you to Mrs. Zeyer for all of her extra time and work in putting together such a wonderful celebration of the Arts!

Week of Jan 14-18
Jan 18 Aldrich Museum

Week of January 7-11

January 7: A reminder to all SES parents and students to sign up for the PTA sponsored 'Before and After School Enrichment' programs! Registration Deadline is January 18. visit scotlandpta.org for more information.

CLICK HERE to view course catalog.

CLICK HERE for Before School registration .

CLICK HERE for After School registration.

January 8: AM Faculty Meeting

January 10: Early Release Day. All students will be dismissed at 11:40AM. Lunch will be served. Teachers will be in professional learning for the afternoon.

January 11: PTA sponsored Family Game Night has been rescheduled to Friday, January 25th at 6PM.

Week of Jan 7-11

Week of January 2-4

January 1: Happy New Year SES!

January 2: Welcome back to Mrs. E. Abrantes, Gr. 1 teacher and thank you to Mrs. P. Kralick for a wonderful first half of the year. Also, Welcome to Mrs. E. Kutrubis who is joining our special education faculty.

January 4: Animal Spirit Day! Take a look at all the fabulous outfits below.

Week of Jan 2-5

Week of December 17-21

December 17th: We welcome Dr. Alison Villanueva to Scotland Elementary School! Parent Coffees will take place this week.

December 18th: 4th and 5th grade Winter Concert tonight at 7PM. Don't forget to wear your concert attire student performers.

December 20th: Thank you to all the wonderful parent volunteers for helping us organize classroom parties for the holiday season this afternoon.

December 21st: Join us for our holiday sing a long at 8:50AM! Today is an early release day. Students will be dismissed at 11:40AM

Week of December 17-21 pics