Truman Elementary School

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Truman Elementary School
School BEDS Code: 141800010010
15 Inner Drive Lackawanna, NY 14218
Phone: (716) 827-6741
Fax: (716) 827-6715
Mrs. Angela McCaffrey
Grades: Pre-K - 1
Pre-K hours: 8:45am - 2:20pm (Half day 11:35am) (Parent pick ups 11:30-11:35am and 2:10-2:15pm)
Kindergarten and First-Grade hours: 8:45am - 3:15pm (Half day 11:45am) (Parent pick ups 11:40 - 11:45am and 3:05-3:15pm)
*If you are not here prior to 11:35am and 11:45am on half day or 2:15pm and 3:15pm on full days for parent pick up, your child will be put on their bus to go home.
School Vision
"Learners today, Leaders tomorrow - Truman School builds the foundation of learning"

School Mission
Truman Elementary School builds the foundation for learning for all students by developing positive attitudes, skills, and knowledge to become lifelong learners and the future leaders of tomorrow .

Welcome to Truman Elementary School
Truman School is committed to providing a quality education for all of our children.  We believe that this can be accomplished with parents, teachers, staff and community members working together to promote the best interests of children.  Parents are important members of our school community and can become actively involved in the school through such activities as classroom volunteers, membership on various committees, and membership in the District Parent Teacher Association.  We welcome your participation and look forward to working with all of our students’ families. 



    Upgrades to the existing building control system may result in fluctuating building tempteratures. The District advises parents to send their students to school with sweaters or long-sleeved shirts. Learn more by viewing a letter from the superintendent.

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  • Fridge Flyers

    Click here to see the important dates for the month of November!

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  • Supply Lists

    Click here to see what your first grade student needs for the 2017-18 school year!

    Click here to see what your kindergarten student needs for the 2017-18 school year!

    Click here to see what your pre-K student needs for the 2017-18 school year!

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    As part of our comprehensive intervention plan, the District Attendance Teacher, Mrs Meagan Bender monitors, collects and reports student attendance data. She also serves as part of the District Data Team and is the District McKinney Vento representative for homeless students/families. She can be reached at 827-6729 or by  Click here for more information.

    Board Policy for Attendance Policy Number 7110

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    Your child must be 5 years of age by December 1. Parents must complete an application form and provide original birth certificate, immunization record, photo ID, and two (2) proofs of residency. Registration starts March 1 for the forthcoming school year at McKinley School Central Registration Office from 9:00am - 1:00pm. Please click on the "Our School " link for more information.

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    The UPK Program is for children who are four-years-old, on or before December 1, 2017. Our UPK Program is located at Truman Elementary School.

    To apply for the 2017-2018 school year UPK Program, submit a complete registration packet, one for each child, along with the following to the Registration Office:  proof of guardianship: such as the child's birth certificate, proof of residency, child’s immunization record and updated physical, and parent photo identification. Please visit our UPK webpage for more information or download our UPK flyers: UPK flyer - English. UPK Flyer - Arabic. UPK Flyer - Arabic

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