Salem Elementary School HSA


Welcome to the HSA website for South Salem Elementary School. Learn more about our many programs that enrich our children’s school experience, be a member, and join the many volunteers who make our programs possible. Our mission is to work together to help our stars shine at Salem School.
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Adriana Garcia (917) 620 7888



The next order will be delivered MONDAY, April 27th from 2:30-3:30 PM. The deadline to get your order in is midnight on THURSDAY, April 23rd.

Proceeds go directly to our HSA!!
Here's a Promo Code to help you start the year off right:
* All existing members get 10% off their first 2015 order with code "ResolutionThyme"
* New members get 40% off their first order with code "Farmigo40"

Click here to place your order

Questions? Please contact Melissa Halpern (917-991-1442 or



Thursday, May 7th 9:00 AM-3:00 PM
Can you help during this fun Spring event? VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED! If you can help, please contact Marnie Cohen at or Leslie Palatnik at


Birthday Board

Please help our library! Is April the month of your child's birthday? If it is, please go to our Salem library's website and see what books are needed in the library. Send one in with your child during his/her birthday week and he/she will take a picture with the book and it will be hung up on the Birthday Board! Your child will be happy and you will be helping with our library! Questions? Please contact Melissa Khalil at



Friday, May 1st 7:30-11:30 PM
It may be cold outside, but Spring is around the corner and we could all use a night out! Mark your calendars for our annual Spring Social--May 1st at H on the Harbor! A fun night out with delicious food, music and silent auctions - raise money for our school while having a great time!! Have a great item to donate for our auction or want to help out? We would love it!

Please contact Tara Baltic ( or Jill Chodosch (



Wednesday, April 22nd 9:30am
Drop off the kids and join fellow Salem parents for an invigorating wallk! Bring a friend or meet new ones, as we enjoy the Spring weather and get in shape! Please meet at 9:30 AM in front of the school.



Wednesday, April 29th 11:10 AM-1:45 PM
Spring is here and students will finally enjoy a consistent outdoor recess again! We will be resuming our playground workshops! The goal is to help children participate in games that they learn and continue to play during future recesses. There is a quick training session with Mr. Shields at 11:10 AM on Wednesday, April 25th, right before the workshop begins. Please contact Julie Kozinn at to volunteer. We will conduct another workshop in May.



Friday, June 12th 7:00PM
We are in need of help in running the Talent Show snack bar---selling water and snacks during intermission. Please contact Liz Greilsheimer ( if you are interested in helping!


Agate News

Meet the Candidates Night
Thursday May 14th in the Weber Library
7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Hear from this year's candidates for the Port Washington Board of Education about their educational vision for our school district.

A Follow-up Discussion on Schreiber's English Honors Offerings
Wednesday May 27th in the Schreiber Commons
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Learn about modifications to the English Honors offerings at Schreiber from Dr. Westervelt, Principal Pernick, and the Schreiber English Department.

All parents are welcome and encouraged to all of these meetings. We look forward to engaging and enlightening conversations. Please contact Sue Hershkowitz ( or Adrienne Saur ( with any questions or concerns.



Tuesday, April 21
Board of Education Meeting
8:00 PM
Schreiber Auditorium


Wednesday, April 22-Friday, April 24
Grades 3-5
NYS Math Test


Friday, May 1
Salem Social
7:30-11:30 PM
H on the Harbor


Tuesday, May 5
Salem Kindergarten Orientation
9:15 AM
Salem Cafeteria


Thursday, May 7
Salem Plant Sale
9:00 AM-3:00 PM
Salem Basketball Court


Monday, May 11
Salem Art Show & Evening Spring Book Fair
6:00 PM-8:00 PM


Friday, May 15
Salem HSA Meeting
9:30 AM
Salem Cafeteria


PW Community Flyers

Birthday Book Donation

Salem Social Invitation