Welcome to Parkside Elementary School. Our staff, students, PTA, and families work together as a learning community to assure that every child is successful. Please feel free to stop in and visit us.VISION STATEMENT:Parkside School believes in the importance of forming a strong partnership with parents and community members in order to positively impact the students in our school. To promote effective parent involvement, the staff works together collaboratively with one another and welcomes and encourages parents and community members to join us in the educational program.MISSION STATEMENT:The Parkside Elementary School faculty and staff believe that all students can grow intellectually, personally, socially, and physically. We believe that each of these dimensions is equally important to the total well being of the individual. Together with parents and other partnerships, it is our goal to focus attention on each of these areas in order for every student to become a responsible and productive citizen.Tracey WhartonPrincipal
On Tuesday, October 12, 2021, Allegany College of Maryland will host the 53rd Annual Tri-State College Night from 5-7 p.m. This year’s event will be held virtually.
Allegany County Public Schools will host the first parent conferences of the 2021-2022 school year on Friday, October 1, 2021. Conferences will take place in a virtual format.
In support of continuing efforts to keep students and school staff safe and ensure schools remain open for in-person learning during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the Maryland State Board of Education, together with the Maryland State Department of Education, today received approval of a statewide masking requirement for all public schools.
The Maryland State Board of Education has voted for an emergency regulation to require children and adults to wear masks in schools statewide to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
The Board of Education met on Friday, August 13, 2021, in a Special Open Session to further discuss the 2021-2022 Reopening Plan.
Superintendent of Schools, Mr. Jeff Blank, announced several administrative staffing updates effective August 4, 2021.
Help Parkside Earn Cash
This is fundraising made easy. Earn cashback rebates to the school by using gift cards for your purchases at your favorite restaurants, stores, gas stations, airlines, hotels, etc.
- Join the Scrip Program at http://shop.shopwithscrip.com/GetStarted
- Click "Join Scrip Program"
- Enter Parkside's enrollment code 46DA83L31748L
- Create unique login info
Purchasing gift cards can be done in 3 different options:
- Physical gift card - school will order every couple of weeks so you need to plan ahead
- Reload - reload your existing card when you run out of money. Usually reloads in 24 hours.
- Scripnow - most convenient. Link back to account and can purchase and use online gift card within seconds using your phone. Only offered at select retailers.
Contact Tyler Wharton at email@example.com with any questions.
There are no important announcements at this time.