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

Welcome to Leib Elementary School

Orientation Night for Parents

Orientation programs have been scheduled for parents of elementary school students in the district.  A great deal of valuable information will be shared with parents during these orientation programs.  These meetings help to guarantee that your children will have a great start to the school year.  Wednesday, August 20, 2014 will be the first day of the 2014-2015 school year for students in grades 1-6.  

Kindergarten parent orientation and student visitation will be on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 as follows:

       9:30 AM – 11:30 AM:  Students with last names A-L.

       1:00 PM  –   3:00 PM:  Students with last names M-Z.

On Thursday, August 21, 2014,  Kindergarten will have their first day of school

Orientation programs for Grades 1-6 will be held on Thursday, August 28, 2014 as per the schedule below.

        First, Second, and Third Grade:  6:00 PM - 6:30 PM or 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

         Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Grade:  7:00 PM - 7:30 PM or 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM

         Learning Support:  6:30 PM - 7:00 PM or 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

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


Pre-Arranged Student Excusal Policy (SERF)



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


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.*



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


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.


Check out Mrs. Stormes' Art Room Blog


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


Daily Announcements

Dover Football Program Bingo Fundraiser

The Dover Football Program will be hosting a Coach and Vera Bradley bingo fundraiser on Sunday, September 7th, at the Dover Township Community Center on Davidsburg Road at 2:00pm. We are reaching out to you in hopes that you would be willing to assist us so that our boys can benefit from this event. Tickets are now available for $15 in advance and $20 if purchased at the door. All checks should be made out to Dover Football. Please contact Barbie Blazosky @ 717-887-0163 or Jenny Nace @ 717-309-7289 for information and/or tickets. 

Dover Area Aquatic Club

The Dover Area Aquatic Club (DAAC) invites all Dover Area School District students, ages 6 to 18 years of age, to join our swim club.  This is not swimming lessons. For swimming lesson information please check our website at In order to join our team, the only requirement is that swimmers 8 years of age and younger must be able to swim the freestyle stroke at least 25 yards (one length of the pool) with basic rhythmic breathing skills. Swimmers 9 years of age and older are required to swim the freestyle stroke at least 50 yards (two lengths of the pool) with basic rhythmic breathing skills. For more information, please click here.

Dover Area School District Night
with the York Revolution

The Dover Area School District is excited about our first community night with the York Revolution on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 6:30pm. Please click here for more information about this exciting night!

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...


Attention Parents:
Busing Policy Change

Please remember that kindergarten students must be met by a parent or guardian (or a family appointed adult) at their bus stop each day. If no one is there to meet the kindergarten student, the bus driver will not allow the student to depart from the bus. The student will be taken back to their school for parent or guardian pick-up.

Click here to pay lunches on-line.


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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