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K Orientation Kindergarten Orientation

Kindergarten Orientation for all incoming ASK kindergarten students and families will take place Thursday, August 28 at 5:30 PM at ASK. Connect to our school calendar for more events and updates. GOOGLE CALENDAR>



Kindergarten Kindness DayKindergarten Kindness Day

A day was set aside during No Name Calling Week to bring the kindergarten classes together to celebrate kindness, compassion and appreciating everyone's differences.   MORE>

Laurel GroveLaurel Grove gives kindergarteners a planting lesson

 Laurel Grove Greenhouse owners Gary and Eileen Batzel recently visited ASK, teaching kindergarten classes how to plant seeds.  MORE>

ASK 80s Celebration Photo Gallery 80th Day of School Celebration

 ASK celebrated the 80th day of school on Jan. 15 by dressing 80's style - complete with big hair, bright colors, leg warmers & cut-off gloves!  PHOTO GALLERY>

PTA Reflections Program Winners PTA Reflections Program Winners

ASK is proud to announce the winners of the 2013-14 PTA Reflections Program. The national program encourages students to explore their artistic talents  MORE>

Twas the Night Before Christmas Twas the Night Before Christmas Walking Tour

The ASK Grade 1-3 Hallway was transformed for into a holiday walking of Twas the Night Before Christmas.  MORE>

Hanukkah Celebration Festival of Lights Celebration

Mrs. Wadeson and Buzzelli's classes had fun learning about Hanukkah traditions. Along with reading stories and singing songs, they enjoyed a tradition Hanukkah feast.  MORE>

Candy Canes for Heroes Candy Canes for Heroes

ASK second grade students helped make over 300 candy canes for active duty military heroes and veterans to thank them for their service.  MORE>

 LogoSchool Physicals begin in December

NY State law requires a health examination for all students entering Kindergarten and grades 2 and 4. Students in these grades, who do not have a health examination certificate on file in the Health Office within 30 days, will be examined through the school health service program. MORE>

First graders proudly display the pumplins they picked in the Outdoor Learning Classroom.It's fun to learn outdoors!

ASK first graders participated in two fun, fall learning activities in our Outdoor Learning Classroom: pumpkin picking & scarecrow sequencing.  MORE >

ASK Bully Prevention MonthASK Bully Prevention Month

ASK students & staff participated in fun activities throughout October to promote anti-bullying. Themes ranged from "Too Bright to Bully" to "Black Out Bullying Day."   PHOTOS >

Mrs. Ey teaches students how to use a Brailler.Kindergarten students learn Braille

ASK Kindergarten students learn how to use a Brailler as part of their exploration of the five senses.  MORE >

Halloween ParadeASK students & families enjoy Halloween tradition

Ponies, princesses and super heroes lined the hallways Oct. 31 for our school's annual Halloween Parade. 

Huguenot Volunteer Fire DepartmentHuguenot Firemen teach students how to stay safe

The Huguenot Fire Department came to our school Oct. 10-11 to talk to students about fire safety and prevention.  MORE >

ASK Sixth Grade Student CouncilSixth Grade Student Council

The 2013-14 ASK Elementary School Student Council officers and homeroom representatives were sworn in October 24 at a special breakfast held in their honor.  MORE >

ASK Outdoor Learning CenterASK students are going outside - to learn

 The new Outdoor Learning Center our school with endless opportunities for hands-on learning, real-life projects and physical activity. MORE >

Patriotic PrideKindergarteners demonstrate patriotic pride.

Theresa Fontana's and Kathy Little's kindergarten class made patriotic projects to send overseas to soldiers.