Welcome to Our School


Welcome to the Hutchinson Elementary School website, and thank you for joining us.

Here you will find information about us as a learning community, including academics, expectations and procedures, schools calendars, newsletters, various class pages, and much more!


Trisha Fitzgerald, Principal

Hutchinson students shine every day!

District Announcements

  • Next Principal of Prospect Hill School Announced

    The District is excited to announce that Jeannine Carr will be appointed as the next Principal of Prospect Hill School at the Board of Education's meeting on May. For more information about Mrs. Carr, please click here.

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  • Voter Information

    Are you ready to vote in the May 16 School Budget Referendum and Board of Education Election? Please review the following voter registration information:

    Voter Registration Form (English)

    Voter Registration Form (Spanish)

    Application for Absentee Ballot

    Please note: Applications for Absentee Ballots must be returned to the District Clerk by:

    * 4 pm on May 9 if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter
    * 4 pm on May 15 if the ballot will be delivered in person

    For more information on voter registration and deadlines, please click here.

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  • Board of Education Nominating Petition Extended

    Please be advised that the deadline for submitting nominating petitions to run in the the Board of Education this spring has been extended until 5 pm on May 4, 2017. The extension was mandated by state law because one of the six candidates who had submitted nominating petitions dropped out of the race. Please click here to see the Legal Notice. Information on running for school board can be found here.

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  • BOE Appoints Firm to Lead Superintendent Search

    On Tuesday, March 28, the Board of Education appointed the consulting firm Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates to lead the search for the next superintendent. Please click here to read the full press release.

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  • 2017-18 School Calendar Approved

    Please click here to view the 2017-18 single page school calendar. 

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  • Advocacy Effort - Urge NYS to Fully Fund Foundation Aid

    Please consider helping the Board of Education and the Advocacy and Community Engagement Committee with their latest effort. The e-mail campaign is intended to urge the state to release the Foundation Aid that is due to school districts such as Pelham. For more information and to lend your voice, please click here.

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  • Dr. Peter Giarrizzo Announces Resignation as Superintendent

    Superintendent Dr. Peter Giarrizzo has announced his resignation as Superintendent effective August 17, 2017. Please read these letters from the Board of Education and Dr. Giarrizzo.

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  • Interested in running for the Board of Education?

    The Citizens Nominated Committee is seeking Pelham residents who are interested in running for two open seats on the Board of Education in May. Please read this letter for more information about the CNC and the nominating process. 

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  • Pelham named to AP District Honor Roll for 5th time

    The College Board recently named the Pelham Public Schools to the AP District Honor Roll, which recognizes schools for expanding participation in AP courses and improving scores. Read more about this achievement here.


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  • Prospect Hill Principal Dr. Richard Limato to Retire

    The District has received notice that Prospect Hill Principal Dr. Richard Limato plans to retire at the end of this school year. Please click here to learn more about the District's next steps for hiring a new principal. 

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