Dear Walt Disney Families,
Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year at Walt Disney School!
Walt Disney is a diverse, friendly and close-knit neighborhood school that embraces its rich traditions. At the same time, Walt Disney is firmly committed to preparing its’ students for life in the 21st Century. We invite you to join us in our efforts to create a joyful place for them to learn about their community, their world and the world yet to come! There are many ways we can work together to teach and inspire our children to reach individual excellence. Here are a few ideas to get you started:
If you have any questions please feel free to contact us, by calling the main office, or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. Thank you very much for entrusting your child to our care.
Sincerely and on behalf of the Staff of Walt Disney,
Elaine A. Damelio Sara B. Mucino
Principal Assistant Principal
Congratulations to our 5th graders. Below is the link for the slideshow video. Enjoy!
Happy 50th Birthday Walt Disney! To view our 50th Anniversary video click the link below.
Like you, our hearts are heavy each time there is a story in the news like the one this week about George Floyd. These acts of violence continue to create a massive rift in our society. It is my top priority as superintendent to provide a safe, caring environment for learning for all Gates Chili students.
As this school year winds down and we begin to plan for next school year, New York State wants to engage families in a virtual conversation to ensure all voices are heard. You are invited to participate, read and rate other participants' responses. The deadline to submit is this Friday, May 29.
Meet the candidates running for Board of Education in our Virtual Meet the Candidate Night video. Three candidates will be elected to the board at the annual district vote on June 9, 2020. Each will serve a three-year term beginning July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2023.
Assistant Superintendent for Business Dr. Mitchell Ball gives a detailed presentation of the proposed budget for the 2020-21 school year. Vote by absentee ballot by June 9 at 5 p.m.
This newsletter contains information about the 2020-21 budget on pages 6-9, along with many highlights that make up our collective GC Pride.