Welcome to Conestoga Elementary School.
When you visit school, you will be buzzed in to the office where you can sign in and get a visitor’s badge. We will trade your keys for the badge when you sign in, and trade back when you sign out.
School Phone: 717-872-9535, ext. 3500, to reach the office.
Hours: Student days are from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Morning kindergarten hours are from 9:00 a.m. – 11:35 a.m.; afternoon students report from 12:50 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Four Day Cycle: Our school operates on a 4-day letter schedule. The first day of school is Day A and the next is Day B, etc. After Day D, we start again with Day A.
Attendance: Students are expected to attend school regularly. Any time the student is absent, he/she is expected to bring in a note stating the reason for the absence. Any absence not accompanied by an excuse will be considered unexcused. Students arriving after 9:00 AM will be considered tardy. Parents planning to remove their child from school for a pre-planned trip should complete an Educational Trip Form at least one week prior to the scheduled trip. All school work missed during the trip must be made up.
IF there is a . . .
One Hour Delay: All students will be picked up one hour later than their scheduled bus pick-up time. Morning kindergarten begins one hour later and dismissal is at the regular time. Afternoon kindergarten will operate on the normal schedule.
Two Hour Delay: (modified kindergarten) Students will be picked up two hours later than their regular bus pick-up time. Morning kindergarten students will be dismissed at 12:45. Afternoon kindergarten starts at 1:45 and will be dismissed at 3:30 PM.
Inclement Weather: Cancellations, delays, and early dismissals are announced on the following radio stations: WDAC, WIOV, WLAN, WSBA, WROZ, WARM, WQXA, WJTL, and WKRZ. They will also be announced on the following television stations: WGAL, WLYH, WITF, and WPMT.
Please refer to the Penn Manor calendar and website (www.pennmanor.net) for valuable information.