Welcome to Elmer Elementary School
                   Where P.R.I.D.E is on our side!                       Patience - Respect - Integrity - Diligence - Empathy
 
Vision Statement

Pittsgrove Township Elementary Schools, Norma School, Elmer School and Olivet School, are committed to creating an environment where all students reach their highest level of academic, emotional and social achievement.  All members of the school community will strive to create a safe environment where students demonstrate P.R.I.D.E., and will be able to develop into productive global citizens. 

Welcome Winter!

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Fabulous February 

Please be on the lookout for Progress Reports on Tuesday, February 2nd.  The information in our Progress Reports is a valuable tool to track your child’s progress midway through the Second Trimester.

100th Day of School will be celebrated on February 13th.  Grade level celebrations will take place, so please check with your child’s classroom teacher for any classroom activity needs.  It will be a great day for everyone. 

Valentine’s Day will be celebrated on February 14th.  Students are encouraged to come to school wearing Red and White.  Please check with your child’s classroom teacher for any classroom activity needs.

Our schools WILL be CLOSED on FRIDAY, February 17th and MONDAY, February 20th in honor of both Presidents; George Washington & Abraham Lincoln.   Please mark your calendars!  

 Enjoy these Fun Winter Facts:            

- The world’s biggest snowflake fell on January 28, 1887, in Ft. Keogh,     

   Montana.

- The heaviest snowfall on record was in Silver Lake, Colorado, on April 14-

  15, 1921, when the town received 67 inches of fresh snow in 24 hours!       

- The largest single snowstorm on record lasted five days in Alaska, 1955,

   and left more than 141-1/2 feet of snow!                               

- The biggest hailstone recorded fell in South Dakota on July 23, 2010. It   

  was the size of a softball and weighed almost 2 pounds.

Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home. ~Edith Sitwell

Announcements

A Message From Your Principal
Posted on 02/01/2017
Read on to find out the latest message from your Principal . . .   READ MORE...
Grade Level Supplies List 2016-2017 School Year
Posted on 06/01/2016
Check out what's needed for your child's classroom this year!  READ MORE...

Newsletter & Calendar

Elmer Elementary School Calendar
Posted on 02/01/2017
Check out the cool happenings for the current month!  READ MORE...
Hot Topics -Someone Special Celebration - 2017
Posted on 02/01/2017
Hot Topics - read on to find out!  READ MORE...