Universal Pre-Kindergarten Applications Now Being Accepted
Based on anticipated state funding, the Lancaster Central School District is accepting applications for a tuition-free universal pre-kindergarten (UPK) program for the 2019-2020 school year. The district’s UPK provider is located at 149 Central Avenue, in the former Central Avenue elementary school building. The program follows the district calendar for holidays and recesses. Classes are offered in the morning and afternoon. Parents are responsible for transporting their child to and from the program.
Universal Pre-Kindergarten Requirements:
Your child must be 4 years old no later than December 1, 2019.
You must be a legal resident of the Lancaster Central School District.
The UPK lottery application is located at www.lancasterschools.org/PreK_lottery_application. The application deadline is Wednesday, March 13, 2019. A lottery for available enrollment will be held at William Street School on March 20, 2019 at 5pm.
Our December Spirit Day will be on THURSDAY, DECEMBER 13 instead of FRIDAY, DECEMBER 14. Details will come home in December!
Full Menu of Options Served on New Food Service Site The food service department has recently updated its website. Through the new site you can learn about pre-payment options, view menus, access the district wellness policy, nutrition information and fitness tips. You can visit the site through this link or via the food service button to the right.
Don't worry if you misplaced a flyer that was sent home in your child's backpack. Informational flyers from the school, PTO, and community organizations will be available to you online - just look under the OUR SCHOOL tab for our Virtual Backpack!
We participate in the TOPS IN EDUCATION PROGRAM! If you enroll in the program and register as a supporter of John A. Sciole Elementary, TOPS will donate up to 5% of your TOPS brand purchases back to the school. Past supporters must re-enroll for the 2017-2018 school year. Thank you for your support!
Be sure to check out our two monthly newsletters! The Sciole Star can be found under the "Updates" tab and the PTO newsletter can be found under the "PTO" tab.
John A. Sciole Elementary
86 Alys Drive Depew, NY 14043
Phone: 716-686-3285 Fax: 716-686-3309
Mrs. Carrie L. Greene, Principal
Welcome to John A. Sciole Elementary School!
THE VISION OF JOHN A. SCIOLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL:
Our vision is a commitment to excellence. We act in the best interest of children today to build a better tomorrow.
THE MISSION OF JOHN A. SCIOLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL:
John A. Sciole is a community of students, teachers, parents, and volunteers dedicated to excellence. Our mission is to educate all students to meet the challenges they will face, live fulfilling lives and become lifelong learners who contribute positively to society.
We look forward to working together with you to help all of our students SHINE!