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Welcome to the 2017-18 School Year!

posted Sep 4, 2017, 4:42 PM by Geoff Cyr

Dear Parents and Guardians of Searsport Elementary School Students:


On behalf of the dedicated and passionate staff at Searsport Elementary, I am excited to welcome everyone to the 2017-2018 school year!  Our Custodial and Maintenance staff have been working hard all summer to prepare our building and grounds for a fresh start.  The staff are excited to fill their classrooms with students again!  


Open House:  We would like to invite students and families to our SES Open House on Wednesday, August 30 from 4:30pm - 5:30pm.  This is a time for students to see their new classrooms, classmates, and teachers.  We hope to see many faces stopping in for a visit!


Parking Lot Construction Project:  Many have noticed that our Front Parking Lot Project is underway and moving fast.  The paving company’s goal is to complete the project on the same night of the PreK -5 Open house, Tuesday, August 30 from 4:30pm - 5pm.  The surface will not be ready for use until after Labor Day weekend.  So, it is very important to be aware of the change in traffic flow and any congestion that may arise due to ensure the safety of all.  Together we can get through the first two days of school!

                                   

Welcome Pre K:  Our building is now a PreK - 5th grade school!  Our Head Start classrooms will be located in the Cape Of Dreams wing, across from our 2nd graders.  It is exciting to be able to have our 4 year olds begin their academic journey within the walls of SES.   


Arrival & Dismissal:  During normal school days, students may be dropped off between 7:45am - 7:55am at which time proper student supervision occurs.  This is to ensure safety and to maintain high attendance marks.  Upon arriving, students follow their classroom procedures for breakfast.  Attendance is promptly taken at 8:00am.  

*If your student has a change in his/her normal dismissal destination, please contact the office by sending in a signed note with your student or calling by 11:00am.     


Teamwork:  We at Searsport Elementary School are proud to be working in partnership with the families of our students.  Our teamwork and collaboration will empower our students for success.  Let’s all work hard to keep the lines of communication open.  After all, we are all in it for the students.



Sincerely,


Mr. Clement, Principal

Shoes with Heart Fundraiser

posted Jul 2, 2017, 8:42 AM by Geoff Cyr   [ updated Jul 2, 2017, 8:42 AM ]


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posted Jun 11, 2017, 6:55 PM by Larry Clement

Dear Parents and Guardians, June 12, 2017

 

June 19, 2017

Can it be that it is the end of the school year?  That’s right, the LAST DAY of SCHOOL will be a half day on Monday, June 19, 2017.  With that said, please be sure to make arrangements for your student(s) to meet someone off the bus or be picked up accordingly.  

Parent pick-up is at 11:30 a.m. and our buses begin loading at 11:40 a.m. on those days.  Students will be sent home with their report cards and final class placements.    

It has been a pleasure watching the children at SES flourish before our eyes.  You have wonderful children who are excited about learning.  Thank you for all you do to support your child's education.  A strong partnership between home and school fosters greater success for our children.

The 2017- 2018 RSU 20 School Calendar can be accessed at www.rsu20.org.  Incoming Kindergarten students will receive a letter in August regarding the Open House and officially welcoming them to Searsport Elementary School!

Darling’s Ice Cream Truck for a Cause!

The Playground Fundraising committee and the PIE group wish to announce that the Darling's Ice Cream for a Cause will be parked outside SES on Tuesday, June 13 from 1 - 2:30 pm.  All donations brought in will go towards playground improvements.  

 

Be Sure to Vote on June 13th!

BUDGET VALIDATION REFERENDUM - The results of the budget that was approved

by the voters at the May 31st Budget Meeting will be presented for a Budget Validation

Referendum vote on June 13th in each town.

A “Notice of Amounts Adopted at the Budget Meeting” document will be posted at all town

polling locations which will show the budget article amounts that were approved on May 31st

The budget validation question will be:

 

Question 1: Do you favor approving the RSU #20 budget for the upcoming school year that

was adopted at the latest RSU #20 budget meeting?

 

ABSENTEE VOTING. If you would like to apply for an absentee ballot, please contact your

individual town office.

Please note that the Absentee Ballots must be received by the town no earlier than the date

following the Regional Budget Meeting in order to be counted.

 

Sincerely,

 

Mr. Clement, Principal

1, 2, 3, 4... We Declare a Penny War!

posted May 31, 2017, 5:06 AM by Geoff Cyr


Next Playground Committee Meeting: June 13th!

posted May 31, 2017, 5:05 AM by Geoff Cyr


Playground Committee Meeting: May 30th!

posted May 25, 2017, 1:01 PM by Geoff Cyr


Next Playground Committee Meeting: May 23rd!

posted May 9, 2017, 2:34 PM by Geoff Cyr


We Need YOU for the Playground Committee!

posted May 4, 2017, 10:15 AM by Geoff Cyr   [ updated May 4, 2017, 10:15 AM ]

Welcome Back!

posted Oct 1, 2016, 12:00 PM by Larry Clement

Parents/Guardians,
On behalf of our entire staff at SES, let me welcome everyone to the 2016- 2017 school year!  I am so excited to see our returning students, as well as meeting new friends.  I am proud to be the principal of such a dedicated staff, serving the passionate communities of Stockton Springs and Searsport knowing our unified focus is to support the needs of all students on their K-5 academic journey.  Please be sure to review our handbook with your student(s) and send back the signature page along with all emergency contact information.  We at SES are proud to be working in partnership with the families of our students.  Let’s all work hard to keep the lines of communication open.
Sincerely,
Mr. Clement
SES Principal

Searsport Elementary Open House Schedule

posted Aug 23, 2016, 7:31 AM by Larry Clement

All of our 1st - 5th grade students and families are welcome to visit their classrooms during an Open House on Tuesday, August 30th from 4:30pm - 5:30pm.  Come in to see some of your classmates, check out your learning environment, and meet/greet your new teacher!  The first day of school for 1st - 5th graders is on August 31st.

All of our Kindergarten students and families are welcome to to visit their classrooms on August 31st from either 9:00am - 11:00am or 12:00pm - 2:00pm.  The first day of school for Kindergarten students is on September 1st.


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