Welcome back! View a letter from Principal Henry Freedman

I sincerely hope everyone has had a relaxing and enjoyable summer. We are approaching a new school year that promises to be filled with learning, enjoyment, and lifelong memories for your child and you. The staff here at Scotchtown has been working all summer long to get the school ready, and it looks fantastic.

The teachers at Scotchtown are highly qualified, and we are committed to providing our students with the best possible education. Part of our strength here at SAS is the partnership we have fostered over the years with the parents and community of Goshen, and we appreciate everyone’s efforts and involvement. We look forward to an academically engaging and fun-filled school year.

Please join us as some of the events listed below to learn more about our educational programs:

Thursday, September 1 – 12:30 – 12:50 First Grade Meet and Greet
Thursday, September 1 – 1:10 – 1:30 Second Grade Meet and Greet
Thursday, September 1 – 1:50 – 2:10 Kindergarten Meet and Greet and

Thursday, September 1 – Parent Orientation – 1:50pm – Kindergarten Meet and Greet and Parent Orientation – Group 1; The classes of Doyle (Roberts), Goetze/Eber, Lochner, Eichenhofer, Lynch, Alpi

Thursday, September 1 – 2:10 p.m. – Kindergarten Meet and Greet and Parent Orientation – Group 2; The classes of Klos, Shera, Vaughan, Willard, Agius

You are invited to tour your child’s classroom and students will be able to meet their new teacher during a brief “meet and greet” session.

Tuesday, September 6 – First day for students. Arrival will occur at 9:00 a.m. Dismissal will occur approximately 3:20p.m.

Again, we welcome you, or welcome you back, to Scotchtown Avenue School. Our dedicated staff is committed to providing your child with the best educational experience possible. We are forever striving to create a safe and friendly learning environment for all children where they can feel free to reach their fullest potential.


Henry Freedman