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

Class learns about watersheds

Class learns about watershed

Students in Jodie Day’s third-grade class had the chance to learn about watersheds during a recent visit from Hanford Mills Museum. 
The museum received grant funding from the Catskill Watershed Corporation to offer free UPK-8 classroom outreach programs.
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Students making scarecrows!

Kindergartners make scarecrows

In late October, students in Alice VanBuren’s kindergarten class had a chance to make scarecrows. Family members as well as Townsend Elementary Principal Amanda Hoover, also attended to work on the project with the students! More +
Local veterans interviewed by third graders

Veterans interviewed by third graders

In honor of Veterans Day, third graders at Walton Central School District had the chance to interview a panel of local veterans this past Friday.
The veterans sat in the front of the cafeteria, and answered the questions asked by a handful of students. This is the first time the event has been held and the hope is to continue it yearly.

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Townsend Elementary ag club officers for 2019-20

Townsend Elementary Ag Club elects officers

The Townsend Elementary School Agriculture Club met recently, electing officers for the year.

This is the second year of the club.

Officers elected were: Grace Walley (president), Levi McDonald and Marcus Marano (vice presidents), Esther Salvia (secretary), and Colton Walley and Alexa Scofield (club reporters).
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TS edible books at open house

Edible books at Townsend Elementary open house

At this year’s Townsend Elementary open house, Walton CSD librarian Barb Geidel encouraged fifth graders to make an edible book for display in the library. 
Ten students opted to put their creative skills to work, creating edible editions of their favorite books.
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