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Welcome to
North Salem Elementary School

We welcome you to North Salem Elementary School's website!  Our staff is committed to providing each child with an enriching academic and social experience that meets their various needs. Our school community is PROUD of our educational program and the positive experience that our students are provided each year:

Perseverance

 as a standard expectation for all

Respect

 and celebrate diversity within our school community

Ownership

 of our decisions and choices to make our school better

Unity

 within our community of parents, staff and students

Dedication

 to excellence in education (PA Title I Distinguished School) 

We welcome open communication between families and school.  We are always available to assist you. Please call us at 717.292.3671 ext. 60111 if you have any questions or concerns regarding your child’s education.

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Daily Announcements

Good Morning! Happy Friday!
7 days until the PSSAS. The PSSA word of the day is: for the language arts word it is Fact vs. Opinion and the math word is Similar Polygons.
Last day for the Spring Book Fair!
WOW! Don’t miss the awesome prizes for the reward period that are now out on the stage.  Use your two auction tickets for the prizes you would like to bid on.  Just put the ticket in the bin of the prize you would like!
Mrs. Gentzler’s class earned 10 eggs in their nest to receive another Golden Egg.  They will choose their class reward with their teacher. Great Job!
Teachers, please send your PROUD ticket winner to the office.  Thank you!
5th/6th grade chorus rehearsal at 2:55 today
The next question for the PSSA Question of the Day Contest is:  What is the quotient for 6.3 divided by 2? A)31.5, B)3.15, C)0.32, D)0.03?
The winners from yesterday’s PSSA question are: from 3rd grade: Alexis Funk and Gavin Roser, from 4th grade: Kira McKinney and Paige Copus, from 5th grade: Denise Pa Guerrero and Kaylee Bentzel, and from 6th grade: Isaiah Magee, MacKenzi Wilkins, and Robert Crank.  Congratulations. Please come to office after the announcements to receive your prize!
Enjoy the day and the weekend!  See you Monday, Day A.

 

Daily Announcements

Good Morning!
Thank you to the families who donated to Empty Bowls! We will be giving over $400.00 to the Dover Food Bank! Also, a big thank you to Mr. Schrum for his help.
8 days until the PSSAS. The PSSA word of the day is: for the language arts word it is Fact vs. Opinion and the math word is Similar Polygons.
Spring Book Fair, now through Friday, during library class time.
We have a winner in our Dr. Seuss March Madness!  With 257 votes, What Was I Scared Of?  was selected as the favorite Dr. Seuss book this year!  Thank you for all of your votes to make this March Madness a success!
Don’t forget to feed the minion!
Release Time Today.
5th/6th grade band rehearsal at 2:55. Just a reminder that band students need to  report to the high school band room at 6:00 tonight.  The concert is at 6:30.  Good Luck!
The next question for the PSSA Question of the Day Contest is:  Steven goes to the store with $30. He buys a pen for $4.95, a candy bar for $0.99, and 2 board games for $9.99 each. How much change does he get back? A)$25.92, B)$4.50, C)$4.08, or D)$24.84?
The winners from yesterday’s PSSA question are: from 3rd grade: Jaslyn Leamer and Arianna Gunderman, from 4th grade: Charlotte Worley and Madison Poole, from 5th grade: Brooklyn Stough and Isabella Cousins, and from 6th grade: Ty Garcia, Alex Glatfelter, and Noah Marshall.  Congratulations. Please come to office after the announcements to receive your prize!
Enjoy the day!

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2016-2017 PSSA documents and Pennsylvania Department of Education policies
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Daily Announcements

Happy Green Day. Have you been tracking your reading minutes on your reading log?  If your class reads the most minutes, you could earn extra recess or a pancake breakfast for your class!  Tomorrow is Whoville Hair Day or Dress As Your Favorite Character Day, so make sure you come with your best hair and outfit!
5th/6th grade band rehearsal today at 2:55.
25 days until the PSSAS. The PSSA word of the day is: for the language arts word it is Author’s Purpose and the math word is Greatest Common Factor.
The next question for the PSSA Question of the Day Contest is: What does n equal?  Solve for n. n minus 42 equals 53. A)9, B)11, C)95, or D)105.
The winners from yesterday’s PSSA question are: from 3rd grade: Autumn Pequignot and Patrick Hicks, from 4th grade: Cameron Oliver and Rachel Zeidler, from 5th grade: Evangelina Lamichhane and Tyler Loveless, from 6th grade: Lee Sweitzer, Savanah Dawson, and Cole Holloway.  Great Job! Please come up to the office after the announcements to receive your prize.
PTO meeting tonight at 6:30 in the PTO room. Babysitting provided.
Enjoy the last day in February and see you in March!