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Forts Ferry
Elementary

Welcome to Forts Ferry – Home of the Lions!

The arrival bell rings at 8:40 a.m., and students arriving by bus or being dropped off enter the building. Students who are located in the “walk zone” are to walk to the school’s main entrance no earlier than this time. There is no supervision before school for those who are not directly part of the Colonie Youth Center’s Before/After School Program. The official academic day at Forts Ferry is from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Since we are encouraging independence in our students, parents and/or guardians who walk their child(ren) to school are asked to say their “good-byes” in the foyer of the main entrance. If a student arrives to school after the official arrival period after 8:50 a.m., a parent or guardian will need to walk the student into school and report to the main office. At the end of the school day, dismissal by bus and parent pick-up begins at 3:15 p.m. Students walking home are dismissed prior to the buses being loaded for the ride home.

Forts Ferry NEWS

Forts Ferry November Refrigerator Page

November Dates to Remember 11/1: Half Day – Elementary Conferences 11/6: No School – Election Day 11/12: Veterans Day – […]

| November 16, 2018

Forts Ferry September Refrigerator Page

Click here to see the September Forts Ferry Refrigerator Page. If you are having trouble accessing this document, please call […]

| September 21, 2018

North Colonie Youth Girls Basketball Tryouts in October

The North Colonie Youth Basketball team will be holding tryouts for girls in grades 4 through 8. Tryouts will be […]

| September 20, 2018
Important Information on Bus Safety and Schedules

Important Information on Bus Safety and Schedules

Here is some important information about bus schedules and bus safety for the 2018-19 school year!

| September 5, 2018

Superintendent’s 2018-19 Summer Letter

Read Superintendent Corr’s letter to elementary students and their parents.

| August 27, 2018
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