PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THERE IS A SITUTATION WITH THE BUSES AT SMITH SCHOOL AND ROUTE 19 (BLUE BUS) AND ROUTE 20 (RED BUSES) ARE RUNNING WAY BEHIND SCHEDULE. AS OF NOW, THE BLUE BUS HAS NOT ARRIVED AT THE SCHOOL; THEREFORE, THE RED BUS WILL BE THAT MUCH LATER. IF YOU WOULD RATHER PICK UP YOUR CHILD INSTEAD OF WAITING FOR THE BUS, PLEASE DO SO. HOWEVER, PLEASE NOTIFY THE SCHOOL THAT YOU ARE TAKING YOUR CHILD INSTEAD OF USING THE BUS.
TRAFFIC ALERT ********PSE&G Unground project will impact Winkler Way near Hillsdale Avenue and other surrounding towns, this could cause changes to traffic patterns and effect bus routes. Also for Fall 2015/Spring 2016 Everdell Avenue, Sycamore Avenue and Lafayette Avenue have been approved for repair/repaving under the 2015 Road Program, this will effect bus routes during this time.
The Hillsdale Board of Education has once again contracted with the A.C.E. Program sponsored by the River Vale Educational Fund for Before and After School Care for the 2015-16 school year.
Please click on the link for access to the registration packet: Registration Packet 15-16
Also, we encourage you to visit A.C.E. website at: www.rvedfund.org for more information.
The mission of the Ann Blanche Smith Elementary School is to provide all individuals with a safe and caring learning environment that enables all children to reach their maximum potential, so they can become self-assured, responsible, life-long learners.
"The Future Begins Here!"
“Kiss and Go” Reminder:
Parents please be reminded of our “Kiss and Go Procedure” at arrival. Teachers are stationed at our entrance to meet and greet your children and help them get to their destinations. This procedure also applies during inclement weather days. Parents are expected to say their goodbyes at the door and allow the faculty/staff present to supervise their children in the All Purpose Room and in the 4th grade hallway.