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First Street Elementary School has been named a 2015 National Blue Ribbon School as an Exemplary High Performing School.

There will be a 2 hour early dismissal on Wednesday, October 14, 2015. Students will leave school at 1:30. Kindergarten will follow a modiefied schedule.

KAM- 9:00-11:00 and KPM 11:30-1:30

There will be no Extended Day Kindergarten on this day.


October 26-30, 2015 is Red Ribbon Week

Dress Up Days:

Monday- School Spirit- Wear Blue and Gold

Tuesday- College, Trade, Military - Wear College Shirts or Camo

Wednesday- Dress for Succes- Wear Your Best Day

Thursday- Wear Red Day

Friday- Say Boo to Drugs- Wear Black/Orange/ Halloween Theme Shirts in AM, Costumes for our Parade in the PM


First Street is on Twitter: We will be sending out pertitnent news and information via Twitter as a supplemental source of information to our website. Please note that the website and website calendar will still serve as your primary resource for information about FS. Please follow us at "@CMFIRSTSTREET" on Twitter.


Students should not be dropped off at school before 8:25 am.

Kindergarten times are:

AM 9:00 am-11:45 am

PM 12:45 PM-3:25 pm



All students, staff, parents, and community members play a key role in the success of First Street Elementary School.  Children are encouraged to be responsible and reach their personal best in a child-centered learning environment that thrives on creativity.  Given a nurturing environment that provides support and safety for all, students gain independence to become life long learners.  There are many hearts in this one home.



The district has a strict policy on birthday treats!

Please note in the Canon-McMillan K-4 handbook: Students are only permitted to send in NON EDIBLE TREATS for a child's birthday celebration. Please do not send any items that are food or candy. We are sorry, but we will have to ask you pick them up if food treats are sent to school.


NO PETS on School Grounds During School Hours...

The Canon-McMillan School Board recently passed a policy that prohibits animals, even leashed, on school grounds whileschool is in session. Please leave your pets at home.We appreciate your cooperation.


Going Green...

We will be using the PowerSchool system district-wide for progress reports. We will no longer be sending home paper copies of the progress reports. Additionally, paper items such as community fliers will be sent to your email address. If you have not been getting the emails with these fliers, please call our office to update your email address in our system.


First Street Elementary
803 First Street
Canonsburg, Pa. 15317
Phone: 724-745-3130
Fax: 724-873-5229

Mrs. Shannon Balch

Mrs. Tacy Ross


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