Cold Spring School

57 South Main Street
                       Belchertown, MA 01007                      

Office Phone: (413) 323-0428, ext.4   Principal: 323-0428
Fax: (413) 323-0493   Guidance: 323-0428, ext. 7

Absentee Call-in: (413) 323-0428, ext. 5

  Nurse: 323-0428, ext. 6

Grades: Kindergarten & Pre-Kindergarten
Main Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Full-Day Kindergarten: 8:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Integrated Pre-school AM Session: 8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Integrated Pre-school PM Session: 12:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Andrea Mastalerz, Director of Early Childhood, e-mail: amastalerz@belchertownps.org

Jenna Evans, Guidance Counselor, e-mail: jevans@belchertownps.org

Louise Tommila, School Year Secretary, Ext. 200, e-mail: ltommila@belchertownps.org

Catherine Peterson, School Year Secretary, Ext. 201, e-mail: cpeterson@belchertownps.org


COVID-19 Update

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Belchertown Public Schools' Plan for Remote Learning

          A structured daily schedule is beneficial to both students and families whenever possible, but can be difficult to maintain while at home during these challenging times.

          The following plans have been developed to support the district's remote learning expectations.

All schools within the Belchertown Public School District are expected to follow the model described below.

 

1) District Plan for Remote Learning

 


Kindergarten Registration Update

Kindergarten Registration for the 2021-2022 school year is scheduled to begin Friday, March 5th through Friday, April 9th.  District document requirements are listed below.  If you do not have an original birth certificate with raised seal, please contact the Belchertown Town Clerk's Office (413) 323-0281 to apply for one.  If you were not a resident of Belchertown at the time of your child's birth, it will be necessary to contact the town you resided in and apply with that office.  

 

Belchertown residents, whose child(ren) will be 5 years old on/before September 1st of the upcoming school year, are required to provide the following documents according to district policy.

  • Original birth certificate (Passport if born in country other than US)

  • Immunization records (Including proof of lead screening)

  • Current physical

  • Any court documents pertaining to custody, restraining orders 

            and/or guardianship (if applicable)

  • Special education records and/or ADA records (if applicable)

  • Complete school discipline records (if applicable)

  • Proof of residency:  2 forms are required

              Mortgage statement or rental/lease agreement

              Utility bill at the address listed (heating, electricity,  or phone)

 

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WELCOME TO COLD SPRING SCHOOL!

We are committed to student achievement and individual success for each learner. The students are our primary concern and we take all aspects of their growth and development very seriously.  We aspire to provide a quality education for all students while addressing individual needs, strengths, challenges, and unique learning styles so that they may reach their fullest potential.  Our early childhood learning environment fosters an appreciation of individuality, diversity, and citizenship.  It is our hope that our students will develop a desire to become life-long learners, contributing members of society, and that they will pursue academic excellence as they begin their educational journey with us at Cold Spring School. 

If you are a resident of Belchertown and have a child who will be five (5) years of age on or before September 1, 2021, you are encouraged to complete and return a Kindergarten registration packet to Cold Spring School located at 57 South Main Street between Friday, March 5th and Friday, April 9th.  Pre-printed Kindergarten registration packets are available outside the main entrance of Cold Spring School or you may click here for the Kindergarten Enrollment Packet

Completed packets may be dropped off in the silver drop box located to the right of the main door or emailed to ltommila@belchertownps.org. Please do not hesitate to contact our office at 413-323-0428 with any questions you may have regarding the enrollment process.  

If you have specific questions regarding academic/social concerns for your child, please contact our guidance counselor,Jenna Evans via email at  jevans@belchertownps.org or director, Andrea Mastalerz at amastalerz@belchertownps.org.  They are happy to assist you!
 


Preschool Registration for Role Model Peers

The Belchertown Public Schools Integrated Early Childhood Program has closed its three- and four-year role model peer enrollment period for the 2020-2021 school year.   

Applications for our 2021-2022 SY are anticipated to begin sometime in April of 2021. For the  Pre-K Enrollment Package, click here.  

We are happy to assist you throughout this process.  If you have any questions, please call Cold Spring Early Childhood Center, 413-323-0428.

Louise Tommila, School Year Administrative Assistant, Ext. 200, e-mail:  ltommila@belchertownps.org

Catherine Peterson, School Year Administrative Assistant,  Ext. 201, e-mail:  cpeterson@belchertownps.org

 

 

                      

 


                                                                                     Upcoming Important Dates

03/05 - 4/09 Kindergarten Registration Open Enrollment Enrollment available online and on-site pick-up
03/11/2021 Virtual CSS School Council Meeting

8:00 AM

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03/12/21 K Grades Close  Kindergarten Students Only
03/17/21 Late Start Day

K Students start at 10:30 AM

No morning Pre-K

03/19/21 K Progress Reports  K Progress Reports distributed
04/02/21 Good Friday No School