Welcome to Shipley’s Choice Elementary School


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Volunteer Appreciation Brunch

We our volunteers!!   Shipley’s Choice is an amazing place because of you–the volunteers!  You make our school special.  Join us for our Volunteer Appreciation Brunch, prepared by your grateful staff and featuring special performances by each grade! All volunteers are welcome!

DATE: Friday, May 10, 2019

TIME: 9:00 (doors open)

          9:45 (performances begin)

To RSVP in advance, please use the google form.

Note:  For security purposes, all visitors and volunteers must sign-in through our RAPTOR system. RSVPing in advance saves time (and a long line) at check-in.  RSVP form will be open until 24 hours before the event.  

Spring Dates

View the full school calendar here.

  • Tech Trot—Sunday, May 5
  • Bike to School Day—Wednesday, May 8
  • Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast—Friday, May 10
  • Mini Rock & Roll Revival—Saturday, May 18 and Sunday, May 19
  • Kindergarten Orientation—Tuesday, May 21 at 9:45
  • Maker Faire—Thursday, May 23 at 6:30 PM
  • Band, Strings, & Chorus  Concert—Wednesday, June 5 at 6:30 PM
  • Field Day—Thursday, June 6 (time TBA)
  • Kindergarten Celebration—Wednesday, June 12 at 2:00
  • Fifth Grade Promotion—Thursday, June 13 at 3:00 PM
  • Check school calendar and grade level google sites for testing dates for PARCC


Students in grades 3, 4, and 5 will participate in PARCC testing for Language Arts and Math.  The primary testing dates are listed below. Most testing will take place in the morning. If you need to schedule an appointment, please avoid the primary testing window.  For students who are ill, there will be make-up sessions scheduled as needed.


PARCC dates 2019

*Note–revised on 3/29/19 due to dates that may not have testing due to religious holidays.


Online Payments Are Here!

Shipley’s Choice is now offering the option to pay for You can now pay for classroom supplies, field trips and lost media books online using a credit or debit card. (Visa or Mastercard only).

Click here to find out more about Online Payments.


Lunch Schedule

Lunch times for each grade are listed below.  Students will have recess before lunch.  Parents are invited to have lunch with their students after September 18th.



Grade 3


Grade 2


Grade 1


Grade 4-5


Teachers & Staff Reading Bedtime Stories

Want to see some of your teachers and other Shipley’s Choice faces reading their favorite stories? Check out our YouTube Channel!

 Our School Vision

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