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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Student excited for school Choral students

Share Your Student's Excitement About School

Is your child excited for the start of school? Send us a short video to be used for our opening day! Read more.

Students Participate in Honor Choir

Castleton Elementary School students participated in the New York American Choral Directors Association's Honor Choir in August. Great job!

Opportunity to Drop Off Items and See Teachers in Classroom

  • Mrs. Golden - Tuesday, Aug. 22 from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
  • Mary Ann Ciampoili - Aug. 31 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Wendy Nolan - Aug. 31 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Phone Issue at CES Creating Dropped Calls and Static

A phone issue at Castleton Elementary School is creating static on phone calls and some dropped calls. A service call has been placed but it may take a couple days to repair. We thank parents for their patience. Posted 8/21/17.

School SuppliesSchool Supply Lists Available

Kindergarten Grade 3
Grade 1 Grade 4
Grade 2 Grade 5


Apply for Free and Reduced Price LunchApply for Free and Reduced Price Lunch Program

Parents who may be eligible for free or reduced price meals for their children are encouraged to ask about the federal Free and Reduced Price School Meals program. This program is completely confidential. Please note, applications must be filled out each year, even if you have participated in the program before. Applications can be submitted anytime during the school year. Posted 8/14/17.

Health Office NewsImmunizations Needed for Start of School Year

School nurses would like to remind parents that proof of immunization is required for the following for the start of school:

Grade 6 – Tdap
Grade 7 & 8 - Meningococcal vaccine 1 dose
Grade 12 - Meningococcal vaccine 2 doses (unless first dose is received at age 16 or older).

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.


Summer ReadingSummer Reading Program

Castleton Elementary School Library Media Specialist Stacey Rattner is offering a summer reading program for students. Learn more here. Posted 7/05/17.



School LunchSchool Lunches to Increase 15 Cents

To help ensure the school cafeteria program is self-funded, the cost of student lunches will increase 15 cents in 2017-18. CES lunches will cost $2.65. MS and HS lunches will cost $2.75. Breakfast for all students remains at $1.25. Posted 7/05/17.



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.