August 20, 2021


    Dear Lancer Families,


    We are close to starting the year, and the excitement is building each day! Please know I'll send you a short e-mail every two weeks or so this year with quick news, celebrations, and upcoming dates.  You may also wish to follow us on social media at "@helendaleprimary” for updates.


    Today’s Updates:

    1. Transportation - On Monday (8/30) you can view your student's bus information from the parent portal of infinite campus.  Please reach out to our transportation department with any questions - (585) 339-1526.
    2. Pick up and drop off - If you are dropping off students, pull into the loop in front of the building by 9:00 AM. No need to get out of your car. For pick up, please plan to arrive at 3:10 in the front awning. A government-issued ID is always required at pick up to ensure student safety.
    3. iPad Pick up - Please plan to pick up your child's device before school starts. Dates and times are listed below; more information can be found here: https://www.eastiron.org/Page/6000

    Grades K-8 Device pick up at the Middle School (155 Densmore Road)

    Friday, 8/27: (8 am to 3 pm)

    Monday, 8/30: (4 pm to 7 pm)

    Tuesday, 8/31: (4 pm to 7 pm)

    Thursday, 9/2: (8 am to 3 pm)


    1. COVID- 19 Overview - For more information about covid-19 protocols please visit this website: https://www.eastiron.org/Page/6186




    Thank you to everyone who made it out to our popsicles and doughnut events. I am looking forward to continuing to build our community-school partnership. One other way to get involved and stay updated is by joining our PTA! You can check out the PTA Facebook group here:   https://www.facebook.com/groups/HelendalePTA/


    Upcoming Dates:


    9/8 - First Day of School, K-2 & UPK orientation

    9/9 - First Day of UPK

    9/27- 10/1 - HR Book Fair

    9/30 - 5:30 PM, curriculum night




    -Mr. D'Abreu