Castleton Elementary School

Mailing Address: 1477 South Schodack Road, Castleton, NY 12033
Physical Address: 80 Scott Avenue, Castleton, NY 12033
T: (518) 732-7755 • F: (518) 732-7710
James Derby, Principal

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ValleyCats Mascot Encourages CES Students to Read

Mascot SouthPaw and Schodack CSD alum Adam Migirditch '12 from the Tri-City ValleyCats read to CES students on Mar. 23 as part of Read for McDonald House program. More photos.

Gr. 3 Holds World Gala

Castleton Elementary School hosted a World Gala on Mar. 20 where Gr. 3 presented research on countries, wore international clothing, and sampled foods. More photos.

CES Students Have Work Published

Congratulations to our latest published CES authors who had their work included in Skribblers, a magazine featuring student stories and artwork! Thank you to the PTO for buying copies of the publication for our students.

K-Kids Raise $3,539 for American Heart Association

Castleton Elementary School's K-Kids raised $3,539 for the American Heart Association during the annual Jump Rope for Heart event on Feb. 27. Great job!

Science Fair at Hit at CES

Castleton Elementary School's Science Fair was a huge hit on Feb. 2 with family and friends filling the gym to see students' projects. Great job! More photos.

Kindergarten RegistrationRegister for Kindergarten Screening Appointments

Parents of incoming kindergartners can sign up for a Kindergarten Screening appointment here. Posted 4/20/18.



Gr. 5 studentsGr. 5 Research Projects On Display at Albany Institute – Apr. 21 & 22

Fifth graders will have their "Creating a More Perfect Union" research projects put on display at the Albany Institute of History and Art in Albany on Saturday, Apr. 21 and Sunday, Apr. 22. An opening reception will be held on Apr. 21 at 1:00 p.m. Posted 4/16/18.


Gr. 5 studentsBook Orders for Author Visit – Deadline: Tuesday, Apr. 24

Author Matthew Cordell will visit Castleton Elementary School on May 9. Mr. Cordell's books can be ordered with this form which is due by Tuesday, Apr. 24. Posted 4/16/18.



Math Gr. 1 Family Math Night – Wednesday, Apr. 25 at 6:00 p.m.

A Gr. 1 Family Math Night for students and their parents/guardians will be held Wednesday, Apr. 25 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. in the CES library. The event is hosted by the Gr. 4 Number Ninja group to explore the wonders of math and hands-on learning activities and games. RSVP by Apr. 20 by calling main office at 518-732-7755. Please email Mrs. Hirschoff with any questions. Posted 4/16/18.

Maple Hill Sports Academy Register Now for Summer Sports Camps

Registration is now open for Maple Hill Sports Academy summer camps for Gr. 3-8. Deadline is June 1. More info. Posted 4/05/18.



Main Office InfoStudent Arrival and Dismissal Reminders

The CES Main Office would like to remind parents:

• If students are not in homeroom by 8:05 a.m. they are considered late and must be signed in to the Main Office by parents.

Bus Notes & Pick-Up notes should be sent in on the appropriate forms via student homework folders.

Main Office InfoHave a New Phone Number or Address? Please Let Main Office Know

The Main Office would like to remind parents to please let them know if you have a new phone number, get rid of your home phone, or have a change of address. Please call 518-732-7755 option 3 with any changes. Thank you. Posted 1/24/18.