Deciding on a preschool experience for your early learner is a very personal decision. It is important to get all of the facts about the Preschool before you decide.
We understand these concerns and we hope this site will help educate you about Erwin Nursery School and Syracuse City School District Universal Prekindergarten. We have put information about our facilities, our programs, our staff, and our philosophy here for you to learn more about us.
Thank you for taking the time to visit. Please get in touch if you have any questions or need more information.
2016-2017 ENS SCHOOL CALENDAR
Erwin Nursery School generally follows the Syracuse City School calendar with some exceptions. All programs will close when the Syracuse City Schools are closed for bad weather conditions and for Superintendant's Conference Days . We will Please tune in to the weather report on any network channel in the morning during bad weather.
The following is a listing of holidays, vacations, and important dates. This is subject to change.
September 7 FIRST DAY FOR ALL STUDENTS
October 7 NO SCHOOL- ENS Staff Development
October 10 NO SCHOOL - COLUMBUS DAY (H)
November 8 NO SCHOOL – Parent-Teacher Conferences
November 11 NO SCHOOL - VETERAN’S DAY (H)
November 14 NO SCHOOL- ENS Staff Development
November 15 NO SCHOOL – Parent-Teacher Conferences
November 23 – 25 THANKSGIVING RECESS
November 28 SCHOOL REOPENS
December 23 NO SCHOOL – ENS Staff Development
December 26 - 30 HOLIDAY RECESS
January 2 NEW YEAR’S DAY OBSERVANCE
January 3 SCHOOL REOPENS
January 16 NO SCHOOL - MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY
January 30 NO SCHOOL- Superintendant Conference Day February 8 Half day - EPK and AM UPK have a regular day.
UPK PLUS dismisses at 11:00.
There will be no lunch.
February 27 SCHOOL REOPENS
March 24 NO SCHOOL- ENS Staff Development
April 14-21 SPRING RECESS
April 24 CONTINGENCY WEATHER DAY
April 28 NO SCHOOL- ENS Staff Development
May 12 ENS Spring Concert- 6 pm
May19 NO SCHOOL- ENS Staff Development
May 26 CONTINGENCY DAY
May 29 NO SCHOOL - MEMORIAL DAY (H)
May 30 CONTINGENCY DAY
June 21 LAST DAY FOR STUDENTS
This calendar is subject to change. You will be notified if these dates need to be adjusted.
ENS has evolved over it's 57 years of operation in many ways. One main change to it's programming is the addition of it's PreK Programs which operate in all of the classrooms.
The full day UPK room is in need of a bathroom. Currently, the teachers have to leave the classroom to take children to a bathroom down the hall. This is difficult as it lowers the teacher-child ratio during this time. This could potentially become a safety issue.