Even though teacher assignments haven't been released yet, we thought you may want to get a jump start on your school supply shopping. Here are supply lists provided by teachers for the 2014-15 school year. see supply lists [PDF]
CLICK HERE to view information about new immunization requirements.
As part of the school-wide wellness program, students were encouraged to walk laps and set goals. Students celebrated meeting these exercise goals with a school-wide beach day celebration, complete with a "fun in the sun" themed lunch created for the students by Chef Andy and his team. see photo gallery
To encourage summer reading, members of the Kiwanis Club visited Rutherford's second grade classrooms to distribute chapter books and remind students to keep reading. read more
Elementary chorus, band and orchestra perform a memorable concert. view photo gallery
Incoming kindergarten students got a taste of what kindergarten will be like during their recent orientation at Rutherford. view photo gallery
EPIC Program Coordinator Jane Sorensen can't get enough of reading and encourages all elementary students to take advantage of all that local libraries have to offer. read more
Please call the district registrar at 845-794-7700, ext.
78905 as soon as possible! There are many steps to be taken before school begins
in the fall.
download brochure | download complete registration paperwork package (both are in PDF Format)
Children's book illustrator Bryan Collier shares his experiences with KLR students. read more
KLR students got up close and personal with a pot-bellied pig, rabbits, chickens and tortoises on May 15. see photo gallery
KLR kindergarten students planted marigold seeds as part of their lessons on plants. Students loved getting their hands dirty! see photo gallery
Congratulations to the KLR Students of the Month! see story
Fifth grade and first grade buddies worked together on fun math projects. see photo gallery
Rutherford's first graders learned lots about the work of an arborist, as well as cool facts about trees and more at a recent assembly. see photo gallery
KLR teachers remind students that hard work pays off. read more
Some of the older students have been working with and getting to know kindergarteners as part of the "buddy" program at KLR. view photo gallery
Jan. 2014 - This resource will help parents use their child's homework sheets from the New York State curriculum modules in order to find tips and tricks that they need to better maneuver the EngageNY website (www.engageny.org).
In this video: A guided tour of a mathematics homework assignment for a third grade student based on the engageNY curriculum modules is explained by Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction Tammy Mangus. She explains how parents can use the information on the modules to navigate the EngageNY website, find useful information on all modules and use the LearnZillion.com website to further help understand the lessons of the modules.
Visit the engageny.org website for FUN ways to strengthen your child’s skills.
The food service program provides students with tasty, healthy meals every school day. Click here to see what students can purchase for breakfast and lunch this month, to find out how to pay for school meals online or to see if your child qualifies for free or reduced meal prices.
Click here to view the 2013-14 school events calendar online.
Have you signed up for the free, opt-in resource Parent Today? Be sure to check out the Parent Today e-newsletter and website, which offer tips and resources to aid parents in their partnership with educators to support students throughout the educational process, from pre-k through high school. More