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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
The Northeast PTA has approved Kim Tilson to serve as president for the remainder of the 2018-2019 school year.

​​This leaves an opening on the executive board. Sarah Seroussi, the current secretary, has expressed her interest in VP, which would leave the secretary role open.

​​If you'd like to run for Vice President or Secretary, please contact Laura Dolch. The PTA will next meet on Thursday, December 6th at 6:30 pm.

​Sign-Up for Northeast Elementary Basketball!​​​

Grades 3 – 5

Follow this link to register your child for Northeast ​​​Basketball. The Northeast PTA partners with the Ithaca Youth Bureau to provide this program. If you have any questions, contact Laura Dolch. Registration forms and payments are due November 16.

Scholastic Book Fair
Monday, November 5 – Friday, November 9

This is a great opportunity for your children to purchase high quality books and for us to support literacy programs at our school. The fair will be open daily from 8am to 10:45am with family night on Wednesday from 5-7pm.

We need volunteers! Please contact Abby if you would like to help out with the fair. We look forward to seeing you there!

Afternoon Ice Skating​​​ Begins
Thursday, November 8

Click here for more information and to download the registration form.​​​ If you have any questions, email Terry Fee. Registration form due November 1.

Parent Teacher Conference Day​​
Friday, November 9
No School For Elementary Students!

Please contact your child's teacher to set up a conference time. (Middle and high school students will have school as usual.)​​​

Veterans Day Recess
Monday​​​​, November 12
No School

Northeast Basketball Registration Forms Due
Friday, November 16

Completed forms and payments for Northeast Basketball must be completed and turned in by November 16.  If you have any questions, contact Laura Dolch.​​​​​​​

Thanksgiving Recess
Wednesday, November 21 – Friday November 23
No School​​​​​​

​​PTA Meeting
Thursday, December 6
6:00 pm​


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​​​