Snow Elementary School

Snow Newsletter from Mrs. Alcodray!!!



August 20, 2017


Dear Parents/Guardians:


Welcome to Snow School! We are very excited to have the opportunity to teach your child this year.

The first day of school is TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2017. It will be a half day of school for all students. School begins at 8:35 AM and will end at 11:45 AM on the first day.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6 will be a full day of school for students in grades 1st-5th. School will begin at 8:35 AM (tardy bell at 8:40 AM) and end at 3:35 PM. Kindergarten students will attend 8:35AM – 11:45PM the first week of school. They will attend full days beginning on Monday, September 11.

I thank you in advance for getting your children to school on time and ready to learn. I look forward to seeing all of you on opening day! Please subscribe to the Snow School blog for updated information about the school calendar and Open House, as well as school events at

We will be posting the class lists on the office windows facing Culver Street, adjacent to Door1 by 6:00 PM on Friday, September 1. Please be aware that we may need to make changes to your child’s class assignment after the school year begins due to situations beyond our control, such as late enrollments and/or teacher grade changes.

We’re looking forward to another successful school year!



Amal Alcodray





All students should be lined up with their classes at the proper doors. Teachers will greet students promptly at 8:35am. All students will line up with their class at 8:35am (first bell). At 8:40am teachers will walk their classes into the school. The Pledge of Allegiance will be recited inside classrooms.

Kindergarten: Line up on blacktop on Culver Street, Door #1

1st Grade : Line up on blacktop on Culver Street, Door #1

2nd Grade: Line up on blacktop on Houston Street, Door #11

3rd Grade: Line up on blacktop on Houston Street, Door #11

4th Grade: Line up on blacktop on Houston Street, Door #11

5th Grade:Line up on blacktop on Houston Street, Door #11

Bus Riders (All grades): Line up with class. Students in grades 2-5 may enter Door 1 and proceed to their class lineup area on the Houston Street side.

If it is raining or the wind chill is less than 20 degrees: Students enter the building through the lobby (Doors 1 and 10) at 8:25am and proceed to the gym to line up with their class.

All staff will be in the lineup areas, main lobby area, and hallways to assist parents and children as needed. Class lists and signs will be posted on the main lobby windows.

Breakfast Program: Breakfast will be served in the cafeteria, 8:10-8:30am. At 8:30, students will be directed to proceed to their lineup area. Students may enter through the lobby doors (1 and 10) to get to the cafeteria.

Dismissal: For safety reasons, we ask that parents remain outside at dismissal. Students will be escorted by their teacher to their exit doors (same as entry doors). Bus riders will be escorted to the bus and Kid’s Club by specially-trained 5th grade students serving as Safety Coordinators. If you need to get your child before dismissal, you will need to sign your child out in the main office.

*If you have multiple children at Snow, please speak to your child’s teacher and/or the office and we will work together to develop an alternate plan so your children can dismiss from the same door. For safety reasons, we cannot dismiss students before the bell to pick up siblings in other areas of the school.


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