Mary Beth Skrzypczak - Principal
Michelle Driscoll - Guidance Counselor

Proudly educating preschool and kindergarten students of
Southbridge, Massachusettes

ERS Instructional Focus Statement
All staff and students at Eastford Road School will engage in a coordinated whole-school effort to show growth in pre-reading readiness skills through the implementation of Wilson Fundations, small group instruction and explicit literacy instruction through read-alouds. Kindergarten student success will be measured by DIBELS Next and Standards-based assessments. Pre-Kindergarten student success will be measured by standards-based assessments.

Click on the flag to hear the voices of Eastford Road School
sing America's Anthem


On Friday, May 27, students gathered with their classmates to celebrate Memorial Day!

Ms. Frabotta and Mrs. Fontaine's Kindergarten class spring planting in the courtyard.

On Wednesday, May 25, 2016 the children at Eastford Road School enjoyed a Literacy and Math Bingo Night.  Each bingo game supported PreK and Kindergarten Math and English Language Arts skills.  Prizes, gift bags and parent informational packets were distributed to all of those who attended.  Coordinators for this event were Ms. Skrzypczak, Ms. Frabotta and Mrs. Fontaine.

On Wednesday, May 11th, the students at Eastford Road School were treated to the “African Arts in Education” assembly.  Students experienced African culture through music, art and dance!

Reach Out And Read Day in Ms.
Frabotta and Mrs. Fontaine's Kindergarten classroom.


A Mother's Day Literacy Lunch in Ms. Frabotta and Mrs. Fontaine's Kindergarten classroom.

Ms. Rivera's preschool class enjoyed the sunshine and traced the movement of their shadows with the sun.


Students and staff are encouraged to wear BLUE on April 1st.  
We would like to send a special "Thank you" to
Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Tetreault and family
 for their generous donations of supplies and balloons to create our lobby banner.
Also, special thanks to our Art Teacher, Ms. McCormack who worked with ERS students to create our wonderful banner!

Students in Ms. Doyle, Mrs. Harvey and Ms. Gleason's classes all working together..... great team work everyone !!















Important Dates

August 29 & 30, 2016
Kindergarten Orientation
(Details will follow)

August 31, 2016
First Day of Kindergarten

September 2, 2016
No School

September 5, 2016
No School

September 6, 2016
Open House

Kindergarten & Pre-school
(Details will follow)

September 6, 2016
Pre-school Orientation
(Details will follow)

September 7, 2016
First Day of Pre-school

September 23, 2016
Early Release 11:45 AM

October 7, 2016
No School

October 10, 2016

No School

November 4, 2016
Early Release 11:45 AM

November 8, 2016
Parent Teacher Conferences
(Details will follow)

November 11, 2016
No School

November 23, 24 & 25, 2016
No School

December 2, 2016
Early Release 11:45 AM

December 27, 2016 through
January 2, 2017
No School

January 16, 2017
No School

January 20, 2017
Early Release 11:45 AM

February 20 through 24, 2017
No School

March 10, 2017
Early Release 11:45 AM

April 14, 2017
No School

April 17 through 21, 2017
No School

May 29, 2017
No School

June 13, 2017
Last Day of School
Early Relase 11:45 AM

Please remember to call
the school office to notify
us if your child is
going to be absent.
The phone number is

Please remember that school begins promptly at 8:30 A.M.
and your cooperation with having your child arrive
on time makes their day
so much smoother!