Sloatsburg Elementary School is a community-based school that serves approximately 230 students in kindergarten through grade five. The small size of the school helps foster a highly personalized learning experience for pupils.
Teachers at Sloatsburg Elementary School employ the use of differentiated instruction and utilize a variety of pedagogical techniques and best practices to meet the needs of all children. Students participate in meaningful 21st century learning scenarios in which they are cognitively engaged in exploring content, thinking critically, and utilizing various web 2.0 applications across all subject areas. A rigorous curriculum, along with highly effective classroom instruction, contribute to making Sloatsburg Elementary School a high performing school.
The academic curriculum at Sloatsburg Elementary School is complemented by a strong formal character education program which is based on the Six Pillars of Character and the Second Step Program. Students learn to respect and care for others, act responsibly, demonstrate fairness and contribute to making their school a safe and positive learning environment. With a supportive community, dedicated faculty, well balanced curriculum and strong instructional programs, Sloatsburg students are provided with a truly outstanding educational experience.