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

  • Half Days 6/24 - 6/26

    William B. Ward Elementary School will have half days on Monday, June 24th, Tuesday, June 25th and Wednesday, June 26th. Dismissal will be at 11:40 on those days.

    William B. Ward Elementary School
  • Ward 5th Grade Graduation

    The Fifth Grade Graduation for William B. Ward Elementary School will be held at 10:30 on Thursday, June 20th at Albert Leonard Middle School.

    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

Calendar of Events

  • Opening Day - Staff Only

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  • Opening Day for Students - Elementary Half Day

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  • Rosh Hashanah - District Closed

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  • Rosh Hashanah - District Closed

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  • Yom Kippur - District Closed

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  • NRHS - Half Day - PSAT

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  • Columbus Day - District Closed

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  • Half Day - All Schools - Professional Development

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • Rapid Dismissal

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  • Election Day - Staff Only - Professional Development

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  • Veterans Day - District Closed

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  • Thanksgiving Recess - District Closed

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  • Thanksgiving Day - District Closed

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  • Thanksgiving Recess - District Closed

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  • Half Day - Elementary

    Parent/Teacher Conferences

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  • Half Day - Elementary

    Parent/Teacher Conferences

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  • Winter Recess - No School

    City School District of New Rochelle
  • Winter Recess - District Closed

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  • Christmas Day - District Closed

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  • Winter Recess - Schools Closed

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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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