• Warring Elementary School

    Charles B. Warring Elementary School

    Charles B. Warring Elementary School is one of four elementary schools serving City of Poughkeepsie students. In 2019-2020 enrollment was 374.

    Address: 283 Mansion St.

    Phone: 845-451-4751 (During the COVID-19 pandemic, call 845-264-3940)

    Principal: Nicole A. Penn,npenn@poughkeepsieschools.org

    Main Office hours: 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

    School hours: 8:00 a.m. - 2:35 p.m.

    Enrollment: 374 (2019-20) 

    Staff: 65 (2019-20)

    School Nurse: 845-451-4755 

Warring Headlines

  • Warring students’ art on display in Albany

    Warring Elementary School fifth graders attending Kathy Orza’s art class in December had their Martin Luther King Jr. artwork chosen for a virtual display honoring the civil rights leader.

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  • Snack and Paint Night

    Warring Elementary School is excited to announce that on Thursday, February 2, 2023, we will be hosting a Snack & Paint Night

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  • Warring staff treated to first day lunch

    Warring Elementary staff started the year off on a positive note, with soft music, a relaxing and friendly ambiance and delicious food!

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  •  PCSD Stay Connected

    ConnectED NY Parent / Caregiver Application

    The ConnectED NY program is providing hotspots and data plans to students with unreliable internet service at home. ● A mobile hotspot provides a secure internet connection for other devices. ● Through AT&T, households will be offered unlimited data through June 2022. Internet service may be slowed each month after exceeding a high data usage threshold (50 GB). ● No payments or financial information required. ● Mobile hotspots will be mailed to student/caregiver homes in May 2021. Or, option to pick-up at a school district location if needed.

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  •  Some of the MLK posters created by Kathleen Orza's third graders

    Warring students learn about diversity, create MLK posters

    Students in Kathleen Orza’s classes at Warring Elementary School spent two weeks learning about diversity and talking about their similarities and differences.

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Safety Data Sheets

District News

  • Parent conferences help all students

    Parent-teacher conferences are scheduled for next week. Parents can help lessen a child's anxiety about the conference by having open conversations with teachers weekly and communicating with their child regularly.

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  • Athletics plans booster club

    One of the goals for the Athletic Department this year is to establish a booster club that will help create more opportunities for our student athletes.

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  •  PCSD staff, Dutchess Outreach staff and volunteers pose behind tables filled with 1,000 pounds of f

    Partnership brings local food to families

    Thanks to a partnership with Dutchess Outreach, Poughkeepsie City School District Community Schools Department provided about 200 bags of food to city residents Friday.

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  • Chat date shifts, focus is on 2 programs

    Superintendent Fireside Chats are intended to engage members of the community in a two-way dialogue on topics ranging from the district’s improvement strategy to recommendations from community stakeholders on how school and Community stakeholders can collaborate to increase the academic, social, emotional, and wellness success of PCSD students.

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  • Middle school AP wants everyone to be seen

    lison Ramirez applied to be the assistant principal at Poughkeepsie Middle School to model possibilities for students there.

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Superintendent's Briefing