Calendars and News

School Year Calendars

Our school year calendar can be found below.  We do align with the Albany County School District for holiday breaks.  Our school year starts on August 25, 2022, the same as the District.  We do have a summer program in June/July each year as well.

2023-2024 Calendar

Open School 2022-2023 Calendar

2021-2022 Open School Calendar

Monthly Calendar and News:

November 2023 Calendar

October 2023 Calendar

October News

September 2023 Newsletter

September 2023 Calendar

July 2023 Calendar

June 2023 Calendar

June 2023 Newsletter

Summer News

May calendar

April Newsletter


March 2023 Calendar

March 2023 Newsletter


February 2023 Newsletter

January 2023 Calendar

December 2022 Calendar

Peppermint Parade Program December 2022


October 2022 Calendar

September Newsletter

September Calendar

July Calendar

June Calendar

June Newsletter

May newsletter

May 2022 Calendar

April Newsletter

April Calendar

March 2022 Calendar

Directors News – Jan/Feb

February Calendar

January 2022 Calendar

December 2021 Calendar

November 2021 Calendar


October 2021 Calendar

Nov-Dec Directors News

October Newsletter

August 2021 DIrector Newsletter



There will be a $40 semester supply fee on your September and January statements.  These fees cover the supplies for the year for crayons, paper, markers, glue, etc.  The following is a list of what to bring for your child:

  1. Water bottle (labeled with name) to be taken home to be washed/refilled daily
  2. Backpack – optional. If your child wants a backpack or you want the ease of carrying things back and forth. Most kids enjoy having a school backpack
  3. 1 Box of Kleenex/tissues for your child’s classroom
  4. 1 tub of Clorox/sanitizing wipes for your child’s classroom
  5. A complete change of clothing – in case of accident, mud, whatever. To be stored in their cubby bin to use as needed
  6. Indoor shoes – easy to manage, Crocs, slippers, something to slip on to keep the floors clean.
  7. Daily snacks – to be discussed at orientation, but a morning snack (around 9:30 a.m.) and an afternoon snack (around 3:45) if your child stays late. You can bring a box of snacks to leave, or provide daily snack for your child.
  8. Daily lunch/lunchbox if your child stays for lunch (11:30-12:30)
  9. 1 bottle of sunscreen to be shared (unless you have a specific sunscreen for your child)
  10. 1 wide face stick of sunscreen labeled with your child’s name (individual use only)
  11. Face coverings/masks to wear indoors, labeled, wash regularly
  12. Walking shoes – sneakers, something comfortable to walk to the park, play soccer, impromptu physical activities. If you have an extra pair that can stay at the school in case your child wears sandals, boots, etc.
  13. Winter clothing – snow pants, snow boots, hats, mittens, coat – when the weather turns, labeled please, extras to leave her during the school year are handy. We do go outside unless it is below zero with wind chill.

Enrichment Schedule:

School Year:

Monday – fall afternoon – UW PE class

Tuesday – (every other) story time at the library

Wednesday – Spanish in the morning, PreK swimming afternoon

Thursday – Music in the morning

Individual class schedules – cooking, science, field trips