New K-6 Student Orientation

There will be a welcoming orientation at Van Rensselaer on Thursday, August 28th from 10:00 a.m. to 11 :00 a.m. for new students and parents. At this time, you will have the opportunity to take a tour of our school campus and to receive pertinent information regarding our daily schedule and academic programs. The orientation will begin at […]

An August Message from the Principal

The start of the 2018-2019 school year is approaching quickly! I hope everyone is enjoying the beautiful weather this summer. We are all looking forward to the children returning to school in September as the new school year promises to be another exciting and enjoyable experience for all of our students. The first day of […]

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VRES school supplies drop off day

On Wednesday, September 5th from 1-2:30pm,  Van Rensselaer’s PTA is happy to host an opportunity for families to drop off student supplies, sign up for School Banking, and join our PTA!  Please have all of your child(ren)’s supplies labeled, and we recommend having them in a labeled bag of some type.  You will be able […]

Creative Communications Class Play Winner gets produced at Capital Rep

Senior Aminah Wingfield will be having her short play “Sweet Dreams” produced this summer at Capital Rep as part of their Young Playwrights contest.  Aminah was one of six capital district young authors selected.  Besides having her play produced, winners also received a series of workshops led by a professional playwright.  All submissions were evaluated […]