The 5th Grade DARE Graduation at Van Rensselaer Elementary School was held on January 16th. In the photo from left to right are Rensselaer County Sheriff Deputy and DARE Officer Jeff Russo, Rensselaer County Executive Steve McLaughlin, Rensselaer County Legislature Chairman Mike Stammel and Rensselaer City School District Superintendent Joe Kardash. Student award recipients are Josh […]
VR will be participating in the program. Meaghan Pinkowski, Program Coordinator, came to talk to the students about the program this morning. Packets will go home with the students today providing important information about the program. This is a wonderful opportunity for our school community to support the Ronald McDonald House!
Arts in Education is sponsoring Holiday Spirit Week at Van Rensselaer Elementary School.
Principals Honor Roll 3rd Grade—Donald Burdek, Logan Butler, Tyler Cunningham, Katelyn Daly, Peyton Gardenier, Caleb Granger, Adam Howland, Jr., Cynthia Htun, Tristan Jayne, Sophia Kinney, Bentley Le, Cortez Martin, Jr., May Nyein, Elias Rosario, Rachael Sung, Teagan Taylor, Carla Torres. 4th Grade- Anthony Burrell, Samantha Carey, Johanna Degan, Adrina Fisk, Liam Gregory, Tristian McCarthy, Justin […]
Monday afternoon, the Rensselaer Fire Department stopped by to visit all the kindergarten students! They showed the students the fire equipment, helped the students on and off of the fire truck, and came into our classrooms to talk fire safety! Thank you to our fire heroes!
To meet the 30-Day Challenge, students must Maintain perfect attendance/No tardies Pass all of their classes Acquire zero discipline referrals Students who met the challenge are invited to a Halloween themed pizza party hosted by the 9th grade team. Money for the party was generously donated by the Alumni Association. The winners are: Marshall AndersonMatthew […]
It is hard to believe the second month of school is here already! During the month of September, the students learned our classroom and school wide expectations. All of our students have successfully settled into their classrooms. Our Open House on September 27th was well attended. Parents were able to visit a number […]
Please take a minute to see what was happening in the library during September! September Library News Students, don’t forget to stop in and get your daily dose of SPOOKY this October!