Cohoes City School District



Abram Lansing Elementary School - Harmony Hill School - Van Schaick Grade School

The district's three elementary schools pride themselves on having an educational program that allows every student to begin growing and succeeding. In addition to favorable class sizes, dedicated staff and active parents, each school offers a variety of programs that incorporate the skills students need for success throughout their education.


Elementary program highlights:

  • A full-day kindergarten

  • A nationally recognized, hands-on science program, "Science and Technology for Children"

  • Instrumental and choral music instruction for students in Grades 4 and 5

  • An integrated language arts program focused on guided reading in Grades K-2 and a literature-based reading series in Grades 3-5

Elementary trimester schedule and report card mailing dates

State testing dates

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