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
Through Week of April 6, 2015
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Word of the Month for April

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




We are interested in adding a game nite to the family fun event next year.  We are interested in your input on what works and is fun!

Board Games / Rubicks Cube Challenge - Bring Em!

William O. Schaefer Cafeteria & Gym
Friday, March 27

This is NOT a drop off event
Week of March 30, 2015
March 30 - April 3 Spring Recess - School Closed
Week of April 6
Monday, April 6 Spring Recess  - School Closed
Tuesday, April 7 School Resumes
Wednesday, April 8 SOCES PTA Meeting 7:00 pm Cottage Lane
Mr. Tannenbaum will present “Growing Up Connected: Raising Kids in the Digital Age
Friday, April 10 PTA FAMILY FUN NITE! Under the STARS with the STAR LAB. This will be a different movie from the Fall. Tickets will go on sale after the break - FREE



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.

Calling All WOS Peeps:
Every month a challenge is provided for first and second grade students of William O. Schaefer. This month the challenge is to make a diorama of a famous occurrence or scene. It can be historical, cultural or a peek into the future. Just make sure all the characters are played by Peeps (chicks and/or bunnies). Read more on Ms. Eyer's blog, Calling All WOS Peeps.

Deadline is April 10, 2015. Please email Ms. Eyer at peyer@socsd.org if you have any questions.

2015 PTA K-12 Fundraiser
Yankees vs. Mets - Friday, April 24th 7:00 pm Yankee Stadium; $35/ticket - Section 231-234

  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.