School 30

Miss Donna Spafford

Phone: 9143768590


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology (Mercy College) Masters in Education Degree (College of New Rochelle) 60 additional credits in Assistive Technology (for physically challenged students) Westchester Medical College

Miss Donna Spafford

Dear Parents and Guardians,

 Reminder: All assignments should be completed BY THE END OF THE SCHOOL YEAR. Use the Daily Log on the bottom of this page to keep track of your child's work.

The district has a new grading policy during this time and is listed in the blue rectangular box on the left of my home page where it says COVID-19 Updates and Grading system.



Distance learning will end for the year on Thursday June 18.

Zoom Info for June 18 at 2:00 

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Meeting ID: 373 919 1466

Password: carnival


Dear Parents,

  We will be having an End of the Year Celebration on Zoom on Thursday, June 18 at 2:00. The theme that we have chosen is “It’s Carnival Time”and your child will be able to dress in clothes that they would wear to a Carnival and we will provide a list of Carnival activities for them to participate in. We will listen to the 2 songs that we have chosen for your child to learn and sing on their special day and it will be listed on Mr. Chenard’s and Miss Spafford’s Assignment Pages this week. The 2 songs will be:

I'm Ready to Go  and First Grade First Grade   

Carnival Games


ZOOM INFORMATION for our End of the Year Celebration will be sent to your email or via text and this will take place on Thursday, June 18 at 2:00 PM. Please have your child draw a picture or write a sentence about What their favorite memory or activity was at School 30?

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Meeting ID: 373 919 1466

Password: carnival


Yearbook Pick-Up will be Thursday, June 18th, 2020 from 

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM in the circle. I will also be meeting you in the School 30 lower parking lot at 11:00 AM to give you your child's end of the year gifts SO PLEASE BRING YOUR CHILD WITH YOU and make sure everyone is wearing a mask and practice social distancing. Thank you and I look forward to seeing everyone.


Summer Reading is Here for ALL Ages...even Adults!  Introducing READsquared! 📚📲😊

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The governor of NY extended school closures for the rest of the academic year, continuing Distance Learning throuh Thursday June 18. 


 Important Message Per Governor Cuomo: ALL PRE K-12 SCHOOLS IN THE YONKERS PUBLIC SCHOOLS WILL REMAIN CLOSED FOR THE REST OF THE ACADEMIC SCHOOL YEAR and also requires school districts to continue distance learning, distribution of meals, and childcare for children of essential workers. Grab N Go breakfast and lunch will be available every day at the eight designated schools. Assignments will move to the "past due assignments" section after the due date. Each child is encouraged to work at their own pace and these assignments, although listed as past due, will still be available for completion. 



During this remote learning period I will be available Monday - Friday from 9:30am - 1:30pm. I can be reached via email at or you may call or text me on my cell phone at 914-441-2676. Thank you. 







CHECK OUT OUR Distance Learning! Please visit our special teachers' pages for Music, Art, and Gym for kindergarten. Thanks!


 Please continue to keep a daily log.  You can use this one that the district has provided if you would like. 

Daily Log for Your Child's Activites