Opening Day – September 6, 2016
School Starts on September 6, 2016 on a half day schedule.
Students will be dismissed at 12:33 pm, please be sure to pick your student up on time.
September 1 – School Closed (Teacher In-Service)
2 – School Closed
5 – School Closed (Labor Day)
6 – First Day for Students – Early Dismissal 12:33 pm
There will be soccer tryouts on Tuesday, September 13 and Wednesday, September 14 from 3:15-4:30 for those students who have had their physical and turned in ALL paperwork to the nurse. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Lomas at firstname.lastname@example.org
Anyone in 5th-8th grade who is interested in playing volleyball please get all your paperwork and physicals to Mrs. Dow no later than Friday September 16th. If you have ANY questions please email Mrs. Reichelderfer.
We hope you are enjoying your summer vacation! Over the summer, the staff here at The Park have been busily preparing for your arrival. We are very much excited about the upcoming school year and anticipate a fun-filled year full of learning and growth. Please enjoy the remaining days of summer, and we’ll see your smiling faces on September 6th!
NEW STAFF FOR 2016-2017
Dear Parents and Students,
Somerdale Park School welcomes the following new staff members for the 2016-2017 school year. We would like to welcome, Mr. Robert Ford as our new Vice-Principal, Mr. Patrick Glatz, Special Education Teacher, Ms. Lauren McCaffrey and Mr. Rolland Rossi, Middle School Science Teachers, and Ms. Anna Barnow as a Middle School Math Teacher. We are happy to have them join the Staff of Somerdale Park School and wish them good luck as they start the 2016-2017 school year.
Attention 3rd through 8th grade students:
Students will be able to pick up their tablets for the 2016 – 2017 School Year
starting August 15th.
Tablets can be checked out from the main office Monday through Thursday between the hours of 9 am and 11 am.
Tablets will not be signed out to students without the following:
1.Student Tablet Take home agreement form. This needs to be filled out and signed before coming to school
2. Check made out to Somerdale School District in the amount of 25$ per student. (not to exceed$50 per family)
Students must be present at the time of pick-up to sign onto the machine while they are still in the building
Each machine will be issued with a charger and a bag. This is the only charger that can be used with the machine. Other chargers may damage the machine.
The tablet is to be stored in the bag when not in use, or while in transit for sake keeping.
Take proper care and be responsible with the tablet
Bring the tablet in its protective bag to school everyday charged and ready for instruction.
Bring the charger, ear buds, stylus, and identification in the bag everyday ready for instruction.
Make sure the student One Note Notebook is completely synced before leaving school for the day.
Take home the tablet everyday regardless if needed or not.
The summer reading assignments for the summer of 2016 have been posted. Supply Lists for next year can be found under your summer reading project.
INSTRUCTIONS for Summer Reading and Math Assignments:
During the summer of 2016 Somerdale Park Students will continue to complete Summer Reading Assignments. Additionally, students will complete Math assignments through the Classworks online program.
Here is a brief description of the Classworks Math Assignments:
- Students will login through the Classworks link on the Somerdale Park School Website
- Student login is the same as the Microsoft 365 login they used this past school year.
- Once logged in, students will see assignments they are required to complete.
- Students have from June 13th through August 12th to complete these assignments.
- Each student will complete 5 Classworks Units chosen by the teachers they will have during the 16-17 school year.
- Each Classworks Unit can be completed in approximately one to two sittings.
- The Summer Reading and Classworks Math assignments are required and students will be held accountable for them in the Fall.
School District FY16 ABR Self Assessment Grade is Available Here
SOMERDALE PARK SCHOOL
2016-2017 School Year
Calling all Parents of prospective Pre-Schoolers and Kindergarteners!
Parents who have children that will be 4/5 years old on or before October 1, 2016 should visit our website page “Public” – then School Registration Forms for the 2016-2017 registration information. The forms must be printed and filled out before returning them to the school. Please contact the office to schedule an appointment with Mrs. Nichole Costello at 856-783-6261 x 813 when you have completed your registration information.
It is very important for parents/guardians to bring all requested documents such as immunization records, original Birth Certificate, proof of residency, and medical history at the time of registration. If you are missing any information you will not be able to complete the registration process for your child.
If you have any questions regarding registering your child, please contact the office at (856) 783-6261 and an office secretary will be happy to help.
Next Board of Education Meeting
The next Board of Education meeting will be on August 11, 2016, at 6:30 pm. This meeting WILL NOT HAVE PAPER AGENDAS.
You can review the agenda on our web page as it gets closer to the date and the public can utilize our WI FI to view it electronically during the meeting.
Next BOE Meeting: Thursday, August 11, 2016
This meeting will be held in the Music Room
Please click here to view Dr. Vespe’s budget presentation to the community 2016 -2017 School Year