From the Principal

2925 Oakland Road
Dover, PA 17315
Direct Phone Line:  717.292.8070
Extension 50111

Dr. Troy Wiestling, Principal



Leib's Mission Statement

Leib Elementary is committed to creating a positive learning community where students feel safe and are eager to learn, where parents are partners,and where staff members are proud to work.  Together, we will promote a respectful and responsible school.

Leib Announcements

Menu Change

There will be a menu switch for Friday, October 17th and Wednesday, October 22nd


We will now be having the Chicken Nuggets w/ Dinner Roll on Friday, October 17th and the Chicken Patty on Wednesday, October 22nd.



October Calendar
October 2014 calendar.pdf
Welcome to Leib Elementary School

Visitor Policy
For safety purposes, all entrances are secured and monitored. 

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CCSS parent letter.docx

Absences
Just a reminder to please call Mrs. Milford every day when your child is absent at 292-8070.    

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Pre-Arranged Student Excusal Policy (SERF)

 

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Excuse Cards 
When your child is absent, an excuse card must be returned on the day your child returns following an absence. 

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SAFETY PROCEDURES FOR PARENT/GUARDIAN LUNCHTIME VISITS
 
The district recognizes the importance of taking every possible preventative measure to keep children safe.  We also value parental visibility and their support within our school buildings.  Therefore, parents and guardians who have obtained volunteer status for the current school year may visit their child in the cafeteria during their assigned lunch period.  To ensure a safe and positive school environment for all students, your adherence to the following guidelines is expected and appreciated.*

 

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Volunteers
We have volunteer packets available in our office for anyone that would like to volunteer in the classroom, volunteer in the library, or help at our many PTO events.

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Check out Mrs. Stormes' Art Room Blog
www.eagleseasel.blogspot.com

 



ColorCycle!
Leib is proud to participate in Crayola's ColorCycle program.

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Daily Announcements

Veteran Graduation Opportunity!

We are in search of veterans from  WWII, Korean Conflict, and Vietnam who did not obtain a high school diploma due to deployment. The veteran must currently live in Dover Area School District or have lived in the district at the time of deployment. If you know a veteran who meets these criteria the following needs to occur:

1. Check the following link to verify qualification to receive a high school diploma.

http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/veterans_benefits/11386/hide_operation_recognition/567420

2. Complete the “Application” at the bottom of the cite shown above.

3. Notify Dover Area High School teacher Melody Reed (mreed@doversd.org) that the veteran would like to receive a diploma so the details can be arranged.

4. Attend the program at Dover High School on 11/11/14.

The deadline to notify Dover H.S. of intention to participate in the diploma ceremony is 10/24/14. 

First Annual Dover Area School District Veteran’s Day Program

On, November 11, 2014, students and staff of Dover Area School District will honor veterans, past and present, during the school’s first annual Veteran’s Day Ceremony and Reception in the high school’s gymnasium.  The ceremony will include guest speakers, special student presentations, and patriotic music presented by the school’s band and choir.  Following the ceremony, there will be a luncheon reception where students from all grade levels will share artwork, video essays, and poems thanking and honoring the veteran’s for their selfless service to our country.  All veterans and active service members and their families are welcome to attend.  If you are interested in attending or would like more information, please contact Melody Reed or Teri Dine-Edwards at the Dover Area High School – 717-292-8066.



Torn, Tatter Flags Now Accepted

Dover Area High School will be holding a Flag Retirement and Disposal Ceremony this Veteran’s Day.  In accordance with the U.S. Flag Code, we will be accepting flags that are torn and/or tattered to be disposed of or retired in a respectful manner.  Additionally, we will proudly accept local government, municipal, and state flags.  If you have a flag you would like to have us dispose of or retire in a respectful manner, please contact Melody Reed or Teri Dine-Edwards at the High School – 717-292-8066.


"Eagles on the Run"

"Eagles on the Run" is an after school program that promotes running and exercise. Be sure to check out this great article and video about the program:

http://www.yorkdispatch.com/ci_26729023/dover-begins-new-running-program-at-elementary-schools

http://youtu.be/-yQTCEW7z18


Operation Safe Stop 2014

On Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, the 18th annual Operation Safe Stop will be conducted in communities across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as part of National School Bus Safety Week (Oct. 20-24).  Click here to read more.


Talon Times Fall 2014 Edition

The fall edition of the Talon Times is now available for download. Please click here to get the latest copy.


Dover Area School Board of Directors
2014-2015 Planning and Regular Monthly Meetings

The Dover Area School Board of Directors will conduct Planning and Regular monthly meetings in the District Administration Offices located at 101 Edgeway Road, Dover, PA 17315. Planning meetings begin at 6:00 PM while regular board meetings begin at 7:00 PM in the boardroom. Click Read More below for a schedule and details...

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Parents
Click here to pay lunches on-line.

Visitors

Title IX - & Interscholastic Athletic Opportunities Disclosure Form
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DASD's Nondiscrimination Policy

The Dover Area School District does not discriminate in its educational and vocational programs and activities, or in its recruitment and employment practices, on the basis of race, color, age, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, national origin, marital status, pregnancy, or disability in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Act Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1964, and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975. The Dover Area School District provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. Any inquiries regarding the Dover Area School District’s non-discrimination policies should be directed to the District Superintendent at 101 Edgeway Road, Dover, PA 17315 or (717) 292-3671. 


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