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Welcome to Riccardi Elementary School


We, the Board of Education, staff, students, parents, and community share responsibility for meeting the needs of students living in a rapidly changing, pluralistic society. We endeavor to create an atmosphere where people are accepted as individuals in a safe environment that fosters self-discipline, mutual respect, cooperation, and academic excellence.

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News and Announcements

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This is an important reminder to all Saugerties families. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) program that provided free school meals to all students during the COVID-19 pandemic ended on June 30, 2022.

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The Saugerties Central School District experienced several transportation delays with our first day of school today. I would like to sincerely apologize to our families for any stress or frustration this may have created and assure you that we are fervently working to continually improve all aspects of our family support.

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As we begin the school year, there has been an update on the COVID-19 mitigation requirements for Public Schools from the New York State Education Department and from the New York State Department of Health.

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Although summer break is not officially over, many Riccardi teachers have already been attending meetings and organizing their new rooms in preparation for the first day of school.

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