• Krieger main entrance

    Krieger Elementary School

    We are one of four elementary schools serving City of Poughkeepsie students. In 2019-2020 enrollment was 498. 

    Address: 265 Hooker Ave.

    Phone: 845-451-4660 (During the COVID-19 pandemic, call 845-275-4667)

    Principal: Starla Ciarelli, sciarelli@poughkeepsieschools.org

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

    School hours: 7:30 a.m. - 2:10 p.m.

    Enrollment: 498 (2019-20)

    Staff: 60 (2019-20)

    School Nurse: 845-451-4665

Krieger Headlines & News

  • Welcome Back 2022

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  • Parent Communication from Principal Ciarelli

    I hope this letter finds you safe and in good health. Over the weekend, a pipe burst in the basement at Krieger, causing the building’s power and water to be turned off. In order to ensure that the building is safe while repairs are being made, Krieger will be on a remote learning schedule starting Wednesday, April 20, 2022, through Friday, April 22, 2022. We will provide an update on Friday, April 22 on the status of the repair and if the building is suitable for students to return on Monday, April 28. Click on the title to read the whole letter.

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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