Message from the Principal

 Photograph of Mr. Miele greeting visitors Dear Ward families,

On behalf of the William B. Ward Elementary School community, I welcome you to our school. Thank you for visiting our website and taking the time to learn about Ward. I would like to say how proud and impressed I am with our staff, students and families here. Amazing things are happening at Ward every day, in the classrooms and beyond.
I know that together we will continue to grow and improve upon our success so far. As always, my door is open. If you ever have a question or concern, please do not hesitate to contact me. I can be reached via email at fmiele@nredlearn.org.

Sincerely,
Franco J. Miele, Principal

School Announcements

  • COVID-19 Screening Flowchart

    The district is providing a COVID-19 Screening Flowchart for Symptomatic Students or Staff.

    Please see attached flowchart.

    William B. Ward Elementary School
  • Welcome Back to the 2020 - 2021 School Year

    Welcome back to the 2020 – 2021 school year at Ward!  It goes without saying that this is a year like no other, but we are an amazing and resilient community.  I know that our students, families, and staff will all come together, as we always do, to make this a fantastic year!
     
    If you ever have a question or concern, please do not hesitate to contact me.  Please make note of the change in my email address.  I can be reached via email at fmiele@nredlearn.org.
     
    Franco J. Miele
    Principal, Ward School
     
     
     
     
     
     
    William B. Ward Elementary School
  • Happy Summer from the Ward School Staff

    William B. Ward School Staff would like to thank our students and parents for all of their hard work this school year.  We have made a video to send our wishes for a Happy Summer to all of our students: You can view it by clicking here. Please remember "The sun is always shining at Ward School."  To our fifth graders moving on to middle school, "Congratulations on your graduation!" Here is a message for our Class of 2020. You can view it here.

    William B. Ward Elementary School
  • Ward School Greeting

    William B. Ward School has been closed because of the Corona Virus. Our Principal, Mr. Miele has a special message to share. 

    You can view it by clicking here. 

    William B. Ward Elementary School
  • Ward School Celebrates Unity Day

    In honor of National Bullying Prevention Month, Ward School is celebrating Unity Day by wearing the color orange on October 23rd. We know that the end of bullying begins with each of us.

    William B. Ward Elementary School
  • Principal For the Day

    Recently, William B. Ward Elementary School selected our "Principal For The Day" during the PTA's Welcome Back BBQ.  She joined the administrative team for today.

    William B. Ward Elementary School
  • Assistant Principal For the Day

    William B. Ward Elementary School selected our "Assistant Principal For The Day" recently during the PTA's Welcome Back BBQ.  He joined the administrative team for today.

    William B. Ward Elementary School
  • Welcome to Ward Elementary School

    William B. Ward Elementary School is located in New Rochelle, New York. A strong academic program not only stresses mastery of basic skills - reading, writing, and mathematics - but includes a comprehensive social studies program and an in-depth inquiry based science program.  Our school also offers Dual Language and FLES instruction in grades K through five. These enrichment programs provide students with the opportunity to learn a second language.

    William B. Ward Elementary School
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Calendar of Events

  • Yom Kippur - District Closed

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • Fall Sports Season Begins

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • Extended Classes Begin

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • Board of Education Meeting

    Special Meeting - Zoom

    A link will be posted on our District website prior to the meeting.

    6:00 p.m. - Anticipated Executive Session

    7:00 p.m. - Public Session

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • Columbus PTA Fundraiser (10/1-11/15)

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • Jefferson Cares Week

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • Columbus Picture Day

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • Ward Picture Day

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • NRHS Meet the Teacher Night

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • Columbus Picture Day

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • Davis PTA Carnival

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • Ward Spirit Day

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • Jefferson Cares Week

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • Ward Picture Day

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • Barnard PTA Movie Night

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • SAT

    NRHS

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  • Trinity PTA Car Wash

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • Webster Costume Exchange

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • ALMS Blue Shirt Day: World Day of Bullying Prevention

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • NRHS Spirit Week Begins

    City School District of New Rochelle
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Our Mission

Ward School takes pride in its diverse, nurturing and supportive learning community.
Our mission is to empower students to become empathetic and caring individuals who strive to grow
and reach their fullest potential academically, socially and emotionally.
Together, we will instill a love of learning by embracing students' unique talents.

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