It's finally here....the end of the school year. Children are excited and parents may or may not be.
Since we had several snow days to make up, all Salisbury Township schools will now be in session for full days June 4 through 9. The schools will dismiss early June 10 and 11.
On June 10, the middle and high school will dismiss 12:15 p.m. and 10:30 a.m. June 11. The elementary schools will dismiss 1 p.m. June 10 and 11:15 a.m. June 11.
Things sure are starting to feel like the end of the school year.....lots of field trips are happening and the weather has been beautiful.
Memorial Day weekend is quickly approaching which really lets the kids know that summer vacation is right around the corner. Just a reminder students will have school May 22 as a snow make-up day. It will be an early dismissal with secondary schools dismissing 12:15 p.m. and elementary schools dismissing 1 p.m.
There will be no school May 25, in observance of Memorial Day.
It is hard to believe May is upon us already, however, it is nice to see flowers blooming and nice green grass. The school year is slowly winding down but there are still lots of activities going on.
The Pennsylvania System of School Assessment, or PSSA, makeup tests continue through the week and end May 8 for those who may have missed an exam.
The Harry S Truman Elementary School third grade and chorus spring concert will be held 2 p.m. May 7.
There will be a curriculum committee meeting 7 p.m. May 11 in the administration building, 1140 Salisbury Road.
"I love taking tests, gonna put an A in the grade book, teacher. " Ahhh the song of the PSSA's, which the Harry S Truman Elementary students in third through fifth grades continue to take. The math sections will continue through April 24. This will be followed by the science sections April 27 through May 1. PSSA make-ups will be the week of May 4 through 8. This schedule also applies to Salisbury Middle School students in sixth through eighth grades. Please make sure children are getting plenty of sleep and eating a good breakfast before school.
So happy to finally see the sun and feel the wind....Spring is finally here. Hope you are all enjoying the beautiful weather after the rough winter we had.
The first and second grades will present a spring concert 2 p.m. April 9 at Harry S Truman Elementary School.
Welcome to spring and hopefully the last snow related early dismissal from school. I don't know about you, but I have been eagerly awaiting spring.
The Salisbury Recreation Advisory Committee will again host an Easter Egg Hunt at Lindberg Park 10 a.m. March 28.
Harry S Truman Elementary School sent report cards home March 24. This year is flying by.
Here we are the end of February and don't know about anyone else, but I for one am done with winter. Enough of the Monday snow days, I'm ready for spring.
Harry S Truman Elementary School will hold kindergarten registration 9 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 2 p.m. Feb. 26. Call the school at 610-791-2800 for more information.
The HST PTO will hold its next meeting 7 p.m. March 2.
There will be an operations committee meeting in the school administration building 7 p.m. March 2.
It is hard to believe January is almost over. This year is off to a fast start. It shows no signs of slowing down either.
Harry S Truman and Western Salisbury elementary schools will dismiss 1 p.m. Jan. 30. The middle and high schools will dismiss 12:15 p.m. that day.
There will be an operations committee meeting 7 p.m. Feb. 2 at the administrative building, 1140 Salisbury Road.
The HST PTO will hold a dinner meeting 6 p.m. Feb. 2.
Hoping this finds everyone staying warm as winter is definitely making its existence known this January.
School is back from the winter break, despite having some delays due to the extreme bitter cold.
There is a school board meeting 7:30 p.m. Jan. 14. in the administration building.
Just a friendly reminder: Salisbury Township District schools will be closed Jan. 19 for a professional development day. Schools will open Jan. 20 on normal schedules.
SAT testing will be held Jan. 24 at Salisbury High School.
It is hard to believe Christmas and the 2014 holiday season are now behind us. Hopefully Santa was good to everyone. As I write this, realizing by the time this reaches you it will be New Year's Eve, I reflect on everything this year has brought. It sure has been a busy year but I'm ready to embrace 2015.
Salisbury Township School District schools remain closed and will reopen Jan. 5, 2015. Hope everyone is enjoying the break.
There will be an operations committee meeting 7 p.m. Jan. 5, 2015, in the administration building.