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Northeast Elementary School
425 Winthrop Drive,
Ithaca, NY 14850

Liddy Coyle, ​Principal

Main Office: 257-2121

School Fax: 257-8157

Attendance Line:

Nurse: 266-3559

Transportation Office:

Kids Count: 257-9400

Welcome to the Northeast PTA Homepage! Your source for information about PTA events, its members, the programs we support, and how you can get involved in helping to enrich your child's experience at Northeast Elementary School.
Stay Informed by Joining the Northeast PTA Listserv!

To join, click on the link,, and type "Please add me to the PTA listserv." in the subject line, mention your child's name and grade in the body, and the administrator will add your email address to our list.

If you no longer wish to receive notices from the listserv, you can remove yourself from the list by following the instructions here.​​

News and Events
2018/19 School Supplies

Northeast PTA is Now on Facebook

Our Facebook page is a closed and moderated group. Follow this link to ask to join. 

Grade 4 Curriculum Night
Thursday, September 20
6:30 – 7:30 pm​​​​

​​​​​​Come to school and meet your child's teacher and other parents to learn the daily schedules and other classroom routines for your fourth grader.​​

Picture Day
Friday, September 21
Classroom times will be Assigned

LifeTouch will be a school to take portraits of our children. ​​​​​​​LifeTouch offers a variety of photo packages you can purchase. Visit the LifeTouch website for more information. Our Picture Day ID is WL018047Y0. Picture retake day is Friday, October 26.

Fall 2018 Enrichment Registration Begins
​, September 23

For more information about the Enrichment program, the fall classes and schedule follow the link on the Enrichment page.

​​Registration will be on line. A link will to the registration form will be provided on the Enrichment page. An announcement will go out on the listserv.​​

Kindergarten and Grade 1 Curriculum Night
Thursday, September 27
6:30 – 7:15 pm​​​​

​​​​​Come to school and meet your child's teacher and other parents to learn the daily schedules and other classroom routines for your child.

​​​Early Release Emergency Drill
Tuesday, October 2
1:45 pm​

​On Monday, October 2, the Ithaca City School District will be conducting a district-wide emergency release drill. All schools will close 15 minutes early and there will be no after school activities.

​​Northeast Elementary will release students at 1:45 pm. If your child rides a bus, bikes or walks to school, please expect them home 15 minutes earlier than usual. If you pick your child up at school please arrive by 1:45. There will be no Kid’s Count.​​​​

SEPTA Meeting
Monday, October 15
5:30 – 7:00 pm​​​​​
Beverly J Martin Elementary School Cafeteria

SEPTA is Ithaca City School District's Special Education PTA. This is a district-wide PTA group that welcomes caregivers and teachers from all backgrounds and schools. Click here for more information about SEPTA and the first meeting of this ​​​school year.

School Supply Fund Raiser

This year the PTA is partnering with YUBBLER, When you purchase your school supplies on, our school will receive 50% of the profits!​​​​​ Click here for information. School supply list to come.


Northeast PTA has teamed up with LabelDaddy.

​​If you were considering ordering personalized labels to help your kids keep track of their things, look no further! You will receive 10% off of your order and Northeast PTA will receive 10%, too. To order, click on this link and place your order.

​​Before you check out, be sure to type NORTHEAST in the coupon code. For more information see the poster on the Virtual Backpack page (below the school supplies list). The more orders placed, the better!

Here's to a tiny lost and found in the 2016-2017 school year!! ​​

Help Raise Money for the Northeast PTA with AmazonSmile!

Northeast PTA has enrolled in the AmazonSmile program so that now 0.5% of your eligible Amazon purchases will be donated to our PTA. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Northeast PTA every time you shop, and at no cost to you. Follow these simple steps to register Northeast PTA as your favorite charity: 
  1. Go to our Northeast PTA Amazon signup link:
  2. Sign in to Amazon with your username and password.
  3. Shop away!
​To support Northeast PTA, remember to start your Amazon shopping from Thanks for your support!

Sciencenter Offers Free Memberships
​to Low-Income Families

​​Through the Sciencenter's Membership Access Program (MAP), regular Sciencenter family memberships are available—free of charge—to families with children who qualify for free or reduced-cost lunch at school, and who reside in Tompkins, Cortland, Cayuga, Seneca, Schuyler, Chemung, or Tioga counties.

​If you or someone you know would like to take advantage of the Membership Access Program, visit our website at to download an application, or call (607) 272-0600 x18.​​

Social Media Presentation
Last spring, Celia Clement, our school social worker, gave a a very informative presentation on social media. Please check the Social Media Resources under the Virtual Backpack page for the list of resources she prepared for the presentation.

School Hours:
7:40 am
​Buses Arrive

8:00 am
​School Starts

2:00 pm
​School Ends​​​