Due to an outside telephone issue, if you need to contact Yough Intermediate Middle School or Mendon Elementary please call 724-446-7272 ext 1001 and you will be transferred.

WELCOME TO MENDON ELEMENTARY

     

164 STATE ROUTE 31

RUFFSDALE, PA  15679

 PHONE: 724-872-6484

FAX: 724-872-6972 

                                                                 

 Frequently Used Extensions:

Ms. Trayter X 4000

Dr. Skorvan X 4021

 Mrs. Birch - Nurse X 4010

Cafe X 4030

Guidance- Ms. Mumau X 4016 & Mr. Gates X 4017

         SCHOOL START TIME:  9:00 A.M.

                                                                          SCHOOL DISMISSAL TIME:  3:45 P.M.                                                                                       

 

 

 

Mendon News!

  • Thursday, September 12, 2019:

    For Thursday, September 12, 2019, due to an outside telephone issue, if you need to contact Mendon Elementary, please call 724-446-7272 ext. 1001 and you will be transferred.

    We appreciate your patience during this time.

    Thank you.

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2018-2019 Accomplishments

Below is a list of just a few of Mendon Elementary's accomplishments for the 2018-2019 school year.

  • Smith’s class awarded $2000.00 for Rube Goldberg Creation.
  • $20,000 awarded to Mendon for the development of Matt’s MakerSpace.
  • Third Grade Representation at the Annual Science Fair.
  • Miss Stouffer’s class demonstrating 628 acts of kindness/Be Behaviors.
  • In a National Sumdog Competition, Mrs. Smith’s class placed 12th out of 2,140 classes and correctly answered 12,805 questions. 7 of the students placed in the top 200 out of 14,154 students.
  • 3rd Grade selected students increased from 11% math fact fluency to 78% math fact fluency in Reflex. 3 students scored 100% on multiplication and division facts 0-10.
  • 4th Grade selected students increased from 13% math fact fluency to 88% math fact fluency in Reflex.
  • Kindergarten and 3rd Grade partnered with Yukon Pet Shelter to give donations for Christmas.
  • Mendon was awarded another year of sustained fidelity in School-Wide Positive Behavior Support.
  • 3rd Grade was chosen for the Pledge of Allegiance for FROGGY.
  • 436 toys were collected for Toys for Tots.
  • 248 pounds of Pop Tabs collected.
  • Teachers received $7300.00 in Donors Choose Grants.
  • Angel Tree and Bike donation from Smithton Truck Stop supported 53 families for Christmas.
  • Along with a generous contribution to our art department, Tenaska also chose Mendon student artwork to decorate their company halls.
  • Four 4th Grade students designed a safety system using a 3D printer and presented at the Design To Make A Difference showcase in Pittsburgh.

 Although not all inclusive, below is a link to a list of major District accomplishments from 2012-2019

 District Accomplishments from 2012-2019.pdf 

Keys to Kindness

As part of the district Design Team’s initiative, the “Keys To Kindness” award has been created.

Each month, staff members have the opportunity to nominate a district employee to be recognized as a “Key To Our Success”. Someone that goes above and beyond and just demonstrates an overall passion for their work.

February's Key to Kindness was awarded to our Kindergarten teacher, Mrs. Bierhals.

  

January's Key to Kindness was awarded to our 3rd grade teacher, Mrs. Petke.

  

 December's Key to Kindness was awarded to Mrs. Rodkey, the art teacher.
 

   

November's Key to Kindness was awarded to our first grade teacher, Mrs. Smith.

  

 

October's Key to Kindness was awarded to Mr. Celepino our school custodian.

  
 

 

General School Information

 Mendon will continue to follow our 5 "Be's to Behavior" for the 2019-2020 school year.

Be Safe- Keep hands, feet, and objects to yourself.

Be Respectful- Say please & thank you.

Be Prepared-  Bring materials to school everyday.

 Be Responsible-  Be in the listening position during class.

Be Your Best- Follow directions at all times. 

 

Our theme for the 2019-2020 school year will be SAFARI.

Successful

Achievers

Finding

Academics

Ridiculously

Interesting

 

 

 

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