Congratulations to Josie Cassady whose art submission was selected as the Omni William Penn Holiday Card! She will be recognized on Light Up Night at the Omni William Penn. Also, congratulations to the following PATHs Student of the Month for October: Trevor Hrivnak, Charlie McClafferty, Camryn Kunz, Nate Dubas, Evan Shoop and Jessica Woitas.
The Colfax Upper Elementary Students will be participating in the Allegheny Valley School District Veterans Day program at Springdale Jr-Sr High School. If your child will be late, please have your child arrive at Colfax Upper Elementary School main office. Students are asked to dress in patriotic colors.
All Report Cards are posted on the Parent Portal, if you require assistance with your login information, please contact 724-274-8100. If you require a paper copy of your child's report card, please contact the Colfax Main Office at 724-274-7200.
REMINDERS: The academic day begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 2:55 p.m. This means that all students are to be in homeroom at 8:30 a.m.
Colfax Upper Elementary School doors open at 8:00 a.m. Students are not permitted into the school prior to 8:00 a.m. Cell
phones and toys including spinners/fidgets are not permitted to be used during the academic day. Please encourage your child to keep
such items at home. There is an after school activity bus on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays which departs from Colfax Upper Elementary
School at approximately 3:45 p.m. This bus will take home students who live beyond Springdale Borough. Springdale Borough students are required
to organize rides or walk home.
Upcoming events include:
November 9: Jazz Band
November 9: Polar Bear Project
November 9: 7:00 p.m. Colfax PTA Meeting
November 10: District: 9:00 a.m.: Veterans' Day Program
November 10: Drumline
November 13: Art Expression; Artmosphere Grades 5 and 6
November 13: Chamber Singers
November 14: Art Expression; Ecosmart Grade 4
November 14: 7:00 p.m.: Allegheny Valley School District Board of Directors Agenda Meeting
November 14: Academic Games
November 15: Academic Games
November 16: Jazz Band
November 17: School Picture Retakes
November 17: Drum Line
November 20: 7:00 p.m.: Allegheny Valley School District Board of Directors Voting Meeting
November 21: Academic Games Competition - Propaganda
November 21: Art Expression; Ecosmart Grade 4
November 22: No Academic Games Practice
November 23 - 27: Thanksgiving Break
November 30: 6:00 p.m.: Barnes & Nobles Instrumental Performances; Waterworks Mall
If you ever need to contact Colfax Upper Elementary School administration during the school year please do not hesitate to do so. I can be reached by phone (724-274-7200) or email, during the academic day.
Have a safe first day of school,
Jennifer L. Vecchio
Colfax Upper Elementary School Principal
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