Bedford Hills Elementary School, one of five elementary schools in the Bedford Central school district, caters to…More kindergarten through grade five.
BHES has a number of programs geared toward building character in its students from a very early age. These include: Words of Wisdom, which introduces children to the idea of being more responsible, respectful and caring; Second Step involves lessons on empathy and anger management; and the summer reading drive encourages kids to read throughout the holidays.
The Bedford Village Elementary School is one of the five elementary schools of the Bedford Central School District.…More
The school provides a rich variety of extracurricular activities that encourage learning, including multi-arts after-school club, chess, and after-school foreign-language program, which offers Spanish and Mandarin. The school boasts an in-house garden, the Schoolhouse Garden, aimed at integrating hands-on botanical experiences into the curriculum.
Each year the school invites educators, experts and authors to speak to the kids and share their experiences.
Pound Ridge Elementary School is one of five elementary schools in the Bedford Central School District.
Last…More year, the school participated in a variety of service projects, including sending letters to troops in Iraq and Afghanistan, Midnight Run, the ASPCA, Pennies for Peace, and the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
As part of its interactive literacy instruction, it publishes a schoolwide literary magazine, PRES, several times a year; its "editorial board" is made up of 5th graders.