Castleton Elementary School

80 Scott Avenue, Castleton-on-Hudson, New York 12033
T: (518) 732-7755 • F: (518) 732-0495
James Derby, Principal

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Students make case for charity Students with trees to plant Middle School play CES student with artwork CES students enjoy Read Over/Sleep Over

Gr. 5 Donates to Charities for Pay It Forward Day

Gr. 5 students raised more than $200 for charities that they championed as part of International Pay It Forward Day. Read more.

CES Students Receive Trees to Plant for Arbor Day

A "secret" donor provided CES students with trees to plant for Arbor Day again this year. Read more.

CES Students Present at Library About Book

Congrats to Brody Chevrier, Zackary Civerolo and Cole Dubbelde who presented about Newbery Honor book "The Inquisitor's Tale" at the Children's Literature Connection's annual Caldecott-Newbery Tea at the Guilderland Public Library on Mar. 26.

CES Student's Artwork Selected for Exhibit

Congratulations to Nolan Mullahy who had artwork selected for the 27th Annual Legislative Student Art Exhibit. Artwork is on display at the Legislative Office Building in Albany.

Gr. 2/3 Students Enjoy Night of Reading and Writing

Read Over/Sleep Over was a hit on Mar. 10 as Gr. 2/3 students enjoyed a night of reading and writing. "It was a great event for the kids and families who participated," said Principal James Derby. "Who knew it would be so much fun to sleep at school!"

Youth Summer CampField Day Moved to Schodack State Park - Thursday, June 1

Due to work on the High School track, Castleton Elementary's annual Field Day event will be held on Thursday, June 1 at Schodack State Park (rain date is Friday, June 2). Please see parent letter with more info. Posted 5/22/17.



Youth Summer CampTown of Schodack Summer Camp Applications Available

Applications for the Town of Schodack's Day Camp are now available on the town's website or in hard copy at Schodack Town Hall. Deadline is June 1. Day Camp will run July 10 through Aug. 4. Posted 5/03/17.



Kindergarten RegistrationRegister Kindergartners Now for Fall

If your child will attend kindergarten at Castleton Elementary this fall, please register your child now by calling Ms. Hanrahan at 732-7701 ext. 1310. Your child must be 5 years old by Dec. 1 to attend kindergarten this fall. Forms are available on our Registration webpage. Posted 1/06/17.


Sign Up for Text AlertsSign Up for Text Alerts from Schodack CSD

As part of Schodack CSD's continued efforts to improve communication, the district is now offering text alerts for parents who would like to receive them on their cell phones. The district will send text alerts for school delays, school closings, and other important announcements. Read more. Posted 12/15/16.


Bus Note and Student Pick-Up Note Forms

To help ensure the safety of our students, CES parents are asked to please use the following forms:

  • Bus Note Form - If your child needs to take a different school bus home.
  • Pick-Up Note Form - If you plan to pick up your child from school. (If you pick up your child every day from school, only one note is necessary at the beginning of each school year.)