• Welcome Back!!

    School is getting ready to begin!  

    Third grade is a time of exciting changes:

    The students move from learning to read, to reading to learn.
    We will be continuing our learning a more rigorous math program.
    The students will prepare for and take their first ever PSSA assessment.

    If you would like to purchase some supplies for your child, these are some things that would be helpful.


    Items for the classroom:

    Ticonderoga Pencils


    1½” -2” binder

    2-Expo Markers (no neon)

    4-2 pocket folders with holes-(i.e. 5 Star)  (Yellow, Blue, Green, Red)

    4 pack of glue sticks

    2- Yellow Highlighter

    Headphones/earbuds-2 pair





    Items for at home:




    colored pencils or crayons





    *Some important dates to remember for the beginning of the school year:

    August 23rd-First Day of School! - I can't wait to meet everyone!
    August 24th-Breakfast Program Begins
    August 28th-Meet the Teacher, 5:30
    August 31st-No School
    September 1st - No School-Happy Labor Day
    September 12th-Boosterthon Kickoff
    September 21st-Boosterthon Fun-Run
    September 25th-Picture Day

     As always, if you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me to discuss them.  I am available through email at patkel@hasdhawks.org by phone before school  from 8-8:30 and after school until 4:10 pm at (610) 562-2241 (ext. 5211 ).