Holiday Spirit Week
Holiday Spirit Week is Dec. 18-22
Monday 12/18: Holiday Sweater Day - Wear holiday colors. Blue & Silver, Green & Red. (It doesn't have to be a sweater)
Tuesday 12/19: Candy Can Day - Wear red and white.
Wednesday 12/20: Festive Hat/Headware Day
Thursday 12/21: Snowman/Blizzard Day - Wear white
Friday 12/22: Polar Express Day - Pajama Day
Red, White and Blue Day
Show your school spirit! Wear red, white, and blue and dress patriotic for our Veterans Day assembly on Thursday, Nov. 9.
All Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts are also invited to wear their scout uniform and help lead us in the Pledge of Allegiance as we honor our Veterans.
Fall Book Fair
Oct. 23-27 - Open 9 a.m. to 3:30
Family Night is Wednesday, October 25th
Dr. Randy Cale to Speak at Gordon Creek
The Gordon Creek PTA welcomes Dr. Randy Cale on October 17th @ 7pm at Gordon Creek Elementary....Parents from ALL Ballston Spa Schools are welcome! Come learn the “Secrets to Getting and Keeping Children Motivated, Without the Battles, Struggles, & Relentless Nagging” – more info is HERE.
Fall Family Festival
The district is offering a chance for families throughout the district to join together for the district’s annual Fall Family Festival at Ellms Family Farm on October 21, 2017. Everyone in the school community is invited to enjoy the festivities from 10am - 3pm at the farm on Charlton Road. More info is HERE.
Superintendent’s Conference Day
There are no classes K-12 scheduled on Friday, October 20, 2017 while staff participate in professional development.
Wood Road Spirit Week
Tuesday, Oct. 10th - Tie Dye Day
Wednesday, Oct. 11th - Crazy Hair Day
Thursday, Oct. 12 - Red, White and Blue Day
Friday, Oct. 13 - Purple and Gold Day
REMINDER - No School
Oct. 9th- There are no classes scheduled for Monday, Oct. 9, as the schools will be closed in observance of Columbus Day.
Oct. 20th - There are no classes K-12 scheduled on Friday, Oct. 20, while staff participate in professional development.
K-3 Math Movement Night
All parents and students in grades K through 3 are invited to attend this fun-filled math and movement event at Wood Road on Oct. 19th, 6-8 p.m. Details will be sent home soon.
Fall Family Festival at Ellms
The district's Annual Fall Family Festival - The district is offering a chance for families throughout the district to join together for the district’s annual Fall Family Festival at Ellms Family Farm on October 21st. Everyone in the school community is invited to enjoy the festivities from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the farm on Charlton Road. More info is available here.
Wood Road Open House
You’re invited to…
Wood Road Elementary School’s Open House
Monday, 9/18/17 from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Join us in our library at 6:15 p.m. for a presentation from our academic intervention specialists.
Meet the amazing educators who work with your amazing children each day. Students are welcome to attend and often lead their family members around the school.
Interested in Odyssey of the Mind?
Are you in grade 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5?
Come to a meeting and find out what it's all about!
Monday, October 2nd at 6:30 p.m. in the Wood Road Library
Back to School 2017-1018
- Classes begin on Tuesday, Sept. 5.
- Kindergarten Orientation will take place on Thursday, Aug. 31, 10-11:30 a.m.
- Students in grades 1-5 are invited to drop off school supplies and meet their teachers on Thursday, Aug. 31, 12-1 p.m.
- Wood Road's Meet the Teacher night will be held on Monday, Sept. 18, a 6:30 p.m.
- Please note - Friday, Sept. 22 is a half day for all students.
- Tweet your first day of school photos using the hashtag #WR1stDay2017.