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  APW Elementary School
640 County Route 22
Parish, NY 13131
Phone (315) 625-5260 or (315) 625-5270
Fax (315) 625-4937

Mrs. Julie Woolson     -  Principal
Mrs. Heather Costello - Assistant Principal 

APW Universal Pre-Kindergarten Enrollement for 2018-2019
Enrollment for The Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) program in the Altmar-Parish-Williamstown (APW) Central School District has now begun for the 2018-19 school year. 
APW UPK is a half-day program providing a variety of exciting educational experiences to help students develop academically, socially, and emotionally as well as achieve their highest potential.  The program is operated with a state grant and is offered at no cost to children turning four-years-old on or before Dec. 1, 2018. Children cannot be of school age and must be a legal resident of the APW School District.
Registration paperwork has been mailed to eligible families based on census listings. If you are interested being sent a registration packet please contact the Elementary main office at (315) 625-5260. 

School News
APW Capital Project to address safety and security: On October 2, 2018 Altmar-Parish-Williamstown Central School District residents will be voting on a NO ADDITIONAL TAX IMPACT $2 million capital project. The project that will be presented to voters for consideration has been developed starting with a state mandated Building Condition Survey (BCS) and five-year facilities plan. This data helped outline and pinpoint priority needs within the district. These needs were confirmed and added to at a public meeting in April in which community members ... more >>
STEM Instruments Use Recycled Materials: For the month of March, students in third grade classes at Altmar-Parish-Williamtown Elementary School were challenged to create a musical instrument using only throwaway materials during their Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Family project. What they created was beyond their teachers’ wildest dreams. Everything from xylophones to working bagpipes made from a balloon and some straws created an eclectic musical band that actually created music.   Each month, the students ... more >>
APW’s Jump Rope for Heart Earns Not One, But Two Pies in the Face!: At last count, the Altmar-Parish-Williamstown Elementary School Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser has raised more than $7,690 with additional donations still coming in.  Recently, Meg Gibbons, Youth Marketing Director for the American Heart Association, visited the school to thank the students for their generosity and to assist in the reward for the top two student fundraisers. David Holst, top fundraiser for grades Kindergarten to three and Evan Young, tops in grade four to six earned the ... more >>
Petitions Available for Board Seats: The Altmar-Parish-Williamstown Central School District is accepting petitions nominating Candidates for the Office of Member of the Board .    Such petitions are available at the office of the District Clerk at the A-P-W High School, Parish, New York, between the hours of 8:00 a. m. & 4:00 p. m. and must be filed with the in the office of the District Clerk located in the District Office Wing of the High School no later than 5:00 p. m. on Monday, April 16, 2018 to fill ... more >>
Arcademics Math Competition: Students in grades 3-5 recently competed against students from all over the country in an online math competition. Coordinated by CiTi’s Instructional Technology Specialist Nancy Kather, the students used the online program to practice their math skills in timed tests which prepare students to think quickly, and by using the online testing, will prepare them to be comfortable in the online testing setting. Kather presented students who participated with a certificate and the top three students ... more >>

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Mr. Eric Knuth, Superintendent

639 County Route 22
P.O. Box 97
Parish, NY 13131