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.
Tuesday, February 3
Dover Eagle Foundation Meeting
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The meeting will be held at the Dover Area School District Administration building located at 101 Edgeway Rd., Dover, PA 17315.
Tuesday, March 3
Dover Eagle Foundation Meeting
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The meeting will be held at the Dover Area School District Administration building located at 101 Edgeway Rd., Dover, PA 17315.

Leib Elementary Announcements

Dover Family Fun Night Basketball Game - Rescheduled

Due to the inclement weather, the Family Fun Night Basketball Game has been rescheduled for Monday, February 2nd.  Come cheer the Leib Elementary Staff Basketball Team to victory on Monday, February 2nd for a family fun night. Doors open at 6:00 PM and the first game will start at 6:30 PM.



Team Members:  Front row:  Mrs. Brady, Mrs. Flesch, Mrs. Milford, Mrs. Dull
                         Second row:  Dr. Wiestling, Mr.Judy, Mr. Murphy, Mr. Keller & Mr. Rost

Come see Leib go for the gold!



Leib Elementary After School Bowling Program Spring 2015


Lincolnway Bowling, in conjunction with Leib Elementary School, offers an excellent after school bowling program. For more information and to signup, please click here.


Revised January Calendar
January 2015.pdf
Snow Make-Up Days   

Due to school being closed due to snow and ice on January  6th and January 12th, we will now have school on Friday, February 13th and Friday, March 13th to make up the missed school days.

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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District Announcements

Preliminary Kindergarten Phone-In Registration

  Plans for preliminary Kindergarten Phone-In Registration, for the 2015-2016 school year, have been scheduled for Wednesday, February 4, 2015.  Any child that will be five (5) years old before September 1, 2015 is eligible for kindergarten registration.  In addition, any child who has not attended kindergarten during the 2014-2015 school year and will be six years old before September 1, 2015 is eligible for first grade.  Students now enrolled in kindergarten do not need to register for first grade.
 

Parents are requested to call (*the elementary school that your child would currently attend) between the hours of 8:30 AM and 3:00 PM.  Special arrangements have been made to receive these calls on this date.  Be prepared to give your child’s full name, date of birth, address, parent’s or guardian’s name, and phone number.  You will also need to indicate a time preference to register your child during the April 21st Centralized Registration date, which will be held at the Dover Area High School. 

 

If you know of any person living in the Dover Area School District who has a child who would meet the above stated age guidelines, please have them call the school.

  • Leib Elementary at 292-8070, on Wednesday, February 4th
  • Dover Elementary at 292-8068, on Wednesday, February 4th
  • North Salem Elementary at 292-8071, on Wednesday, February 4th
  • Weigelstown Elementary at 292-8072, on Wednesday, February 4th

Family Fun Basketball Night Rescheduled

The Family Fun Basketball Night been rescheduled for Monday, February 2nd, beginning at 6:30.



Important Information for All Volunteers and Substitutes
for the Dover Area School District

The PA Legislature has amended the Child Protective Services Law numerous times over the past year.  The most recent changes came to us through Act 153 of 2014, which focuses on criminal background checks and impacts everyone employed, substituting or volunteering in a school district, effective immediately.


Washington Township Update

On Wednesday, January 14, 2015, the State Board of Education approved a resolution establishing a Special Committee to hear the petitions filed with the Department of Education on or before December 29, 2014. We will look forward to further communication from the Special Committee.


Snow Make Up Days (02/13/15 and 03/13/15)

The Dover Area School District will be in session the following days due to closures related to weather:

  • Friday, February 13, 2015
  • Friday, March 13, 2015


Act 153 of 2014 Mandated Renewal of 
Criminal Background Checks and Clearances

The PA Legislature has amended the Child Protective Services Law numerous times over the past year.  The most recent changes came to us through Act 153 of 2014 which focuses on criminal background checks and impacts everyone employed, substituting or volunteering in a school district, effective immediately.  Please review each of the links below for the appropriate information.

The Dover Area School District has established the internal deadline date of August 1, 2015 for employees to complete the submission of their clearances to the Human Resources Department. Please note; it is the obligation of each individual to accept the financial responsibility to obtain and submit all three (3) clearances to the district as required.  When you obtain your new clearances, please submit them to the attention of Mrs. Heather Thomas – Payroll Coordinator/HR Secretary at the Administration Building.  Please understand, this is a state mandate and as such requirements are placed on the district if documents are not provided by the deadline.


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.