Townsend Elementary

Townsend Elementary School

Townsend Elementary School
42-66 North St.
Walton, NY 13856
(607) 865-5220 
Principal: Amanda Hoover
Secretaries: Jami Aubin (ext. 4076); Patty Wood (ext. 4077).
School Counselor : Beth Howland (ext. 4031)
Nurse's office: Lee Ann Otto (ext. 4029) 
Attendance office: ext. 4063 
Note to parents: Please stop by the main office to sign your child in if he or she is tardy. Also, please remember to call your child in if they are absent, and send an excuse when the child returns to school.

Please have your children dressed appropriately for recess. We go outside if it's 20 degrees or above.

If your child has had to borrow clothing from the health office, please wash it and return it to the health office as soon as possible, so it's available for others to borrow. Thank you.

Townsend Elementary News

Nam Knights donation

Townsend receives donation of gloves

The Southern Tier Chapter of the Nam Knights donated 100 pair of fleece gloves to Townsend Elementary School on Thursday. 
The gloves are for when students’ gloves are wet or forgotten. 
The Knights were responding to a message that had read for parents, which reminded them to have students return borrowed gloves to the nurse’s office or playground aide when they were used for outdoor recess. Students in need of a new pair of gloves can also be provided with a pair to take home. 
Haggerty Ace Hardware also helped by selling the gloves to the chapter at cost.
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League of Extraordinary Gentlemen 2019

League of Extraordinary Gentlemen event held

Fourth and fifth graders who took part in Townsend Elementary’s League of Extraordinary Gentlemen had one final chance to show off what they learned during an event in December. 
This is the fourth year the club has run at Townsend.
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Ag in the Classroom

Ag in the Classroom begins for the year

The first Ag in the Classroom took place last week, with high school students visiting kindergartners. 
The program consists of high school students visiting elementary students and teaching related topics to different grade levels. 
While visiting the kindergarten classes, students played word games with farm animals, as well as animal bingo. They also made a farm animal coloring book to take home. 
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Second grade donates to orange and black boutique

Second grade donates to Orange and Black Boutique

Continuing with a newer tradition, the second grade classes didn't exchange gifts during the holiday season this year, rather collecting and donating items to the Orange and Black Boutique at the high school. 
The boutique offers items to students free of charge, ranging from gently used clothing to school supply to toiletries and other items of need. 
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Class gives back during holidays

Class gives to toy fund

Wendy LeBarge’s third-grade class once again skipped exchanging gifts in class this year, deciding to instead give back to the community and donating to the Community Bank Walton Toy Fund. 

The class presented the gifts to the bank on December 19.
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Parent/Teacher Conferences (half-day for students)

Dismissal times: 
TS: 11 a.m.; MS/HS: 11:15 a.m.  
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