Christopher Sanita, Principal
3437 Carman Rd. Schenectady, NY 12303
Please take a few minutes to complete our survey
Each year, the Pine Bush Elementary Building Cabinet is assigned with the task of coming up with a goal that will guide its work. This year, Building Cabinet's goal is to recognize Pine Bush's 20th anniversary by honoring and reflecting upon previous traditions while exploring what we value as a community and the qualities that make us unique. In an effort to identify what traditions the Pine Bush School community values, Building Cabinet has created a survey to solicit input from both staff and parents. Please complete and submit this form no later than January 30, 2015.
Do you have a child that will start kindergarten next fall? If so, we want to hear from you! Learn more
Student information updates
Earlier this fall, a letter was distributed to all parents via the district's SchoolTool Parent & Student Portal highlighting some important details regarding student information updates in the new school year. In particular, the letter addresses changes to how report cards and Individual Student Reports (ISRs) for grade 3-8 assessments will be available to parents as well as information about verifying and updating your child's health information. View the letter
2104-15 elementary parent handbook
Please take a few moments to read through this important handbook. View it now
Have you verified/updated your child's student health information for the new school year? Learn more
Pine Bush Elementary School student handbook
2014-15 curriculum guides now available
District transitioning to paperless report cards in 2014-15
Beginning in the 2014-15 school year, Guilderland Central School District will be transitioning to a paperless report card system for all students, grades K-12. Report cards will no longer be sent or mailed home; instead, parents will be able to access and review their child’s report card online via the district’s SchoolTool Parent and Student Portal. Learn more
Pine Bush students published in summer edition of Skribbler's magazine
Pine Bush Elementary School is pleased to announce that 34 fifth-grade students are published in the summer edition of Skribbler's magazine & Ezine. Learn more
Important immunization changes for students entering grades K-6
The NYS Department of Health and NYS Education Department recently issued immunization requirement changes starting with the 2014-2015 school year. A letter will be sent home to all parents of students in grades K-6 on April 22 explaining these changes. Parents can also read the letter here (PDF).
Parent Greeters at Pine Bush
Special thanks to each of our parents who volunteered to greet visitors in our main lobby area. If you are interested in volunteering any time to assist in this role, please contact Susan Urbanski (x-3101) or RoseAnne Bruno (x-3102) in the main office.