William O. Schaefer 
140 Lester Drive, Tappan, NY  10983

Grades K, 1, & 2
School Hours: 
8:30a.m. - 2:50p.m.
Lunch Hours:  11:25a.m. - 2:00p.m.
Main Office:  845-680-1300 ext. 46

Keeping Current  ::  WOS Parent Update
Week of April 27, 2015
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Word of the Month for April

Books of the Month
Giggles - Bruce Lansky
Miles of Smiles - Bruce Lansky



Week of April 27
Monday - April 27 - May 1 Regular Week of School
Upcoming Week
Monday - Friday, May 4 - 8 Spirit Week

Monday 5/4 – Crazy Hair/Hat Day

Tuesday 5/5 – Beach Day

Wednesday  5/6 – Grown up Day: Dress what you want to be when you grow up

Thursday 5/7 – Sports Day

Friday 5/8 – School Colors

Monday - Friday, May 4 - 8 Staff Appreciation Week
Friday, May 8 All Kindergarten classes on a Field Trip to Ritterhausen Theater in Nyack for a production of “CATS”
Friday, May 22 School in Session
Monday, May 25 School Closed/Memorial Day
Tuesday, May 26 School in Session



If your child will NOT be attending William O. Schaefer in September, 2015, please let the school know in writing. You can send in a note with your child. Thank you for helping us plan for next year.

Please remember that cars should not be in the circular driveway during dismissal time (from 2:30 to 3:30 pm).
Thank you for your cooperation in this important safety matter.

Message from Nurse Shalvey
If any of your contact numbers have changed, please be sure to update your records and notify the nurse at 845 680-1304 as soon as possible. Nurse Shalvey would like to be able to notify you immediately in the event of an emergency.

Thank you.

William O. Schaefer New School Hours:
As you begin to plan for next school year, please know that the William O. Schaefer school hours for the 2015-16 school year will be 9:15 am to 3:40 pm.

  2012-2013 Email Communication System
Please be advised, to update your children(s) contact information please contact the school building directly.  This includes updates to emergency phone numbers, email addresses, etc. 

  WOS Leveled Text Reference
  In keeping with our security procedures we want to remind anyone who wishes to enter any SOCSD building that you will be required to present a photo ID to the security guard prior to entering.  Your cooperation and understanding is appreciated as the safety of our children is our number one concern.