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Welcome to the homepage for the Donald P. Sutherland School. The Donald P. Sutherland School "D.P.S." is one of five elementary schools in the East Greenbush Central School District. DPS is located in the village of Nassau. Currently, our school has an enrollment of 320 students in grades Kindergarten through Five.
I have been the principal of DPS for the last ten years and enjoy being a part of the school community. Our students continue to excel on the NYS Assessments in English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies as well as strive to be "Kids with Character".
Take the opportunity to explore our school website to find out more about DPS! If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at the school.
- Jack Alvey
East Greenbush Ranks 5th Out of 84 Capital Region School Districts – Posted June 26, 2015
The East Greenbush CSD moved into the Capital Region’s top five districts in the Albany Business Review’s 2015 Schools Report rankings, which were released on Friday. Full story.
DPS Moving Up Ceremony – Posted June 25, 2015
With purple mortar boards sitting atop their heads and gold tassels hanging next to their smiling faces, 52 fifth grade students graduated from Donald P. Sutherland Elementary School on Wednesday morning. Full story.
Students, Teachers and Administrators Honored at School Year’s Final Board Meeting – Posted June 25, 2015
At the District’s final Board of Education meeting of the school year, students and teachers were recognized for their outstanding accomplishments. Full story.
District Recognizes Three Departing Technology Committee Members – Posted June 25, 2015
The District thanked Board of Education member Susan Garrigan-Piela, fifth grade teacher Peter Goodwin and fourth grade teacher Mary Ann Morgan on Monday for their longstanding service on the Technology Committee. Full story.
End of Year Letter from Superintendent Dr. Angela Nagle – Posted June 24, 2015
Superintendent Dr. Angela Nagle congratulates students on another successful school year. Read the letter.
DPS Field Day – Posted June 17, 2015
Students at Donald P. Sutherland Elementary School participated in a number of track and field events at Field Day last Wednesday. Full story.
Thank You from the Food Service Department – Posted June 17, 2015
The Food Service Department would like to thank everyone for their participation in the Lunch Program this year. Full story.
Green Meadow and DPS Teachers Receive Golden Apple Awards – Posted June 16, 2015
Less than two weeks after five District teachers received Golden Apple Awards for Teaching Excellence from Senator Kathleen Marchione, Nancy Boucher from Green Meadow Elementary School and Shondra Conyers from Donald P. Sutherland Elementary School received the same prestigious award on Monday morning. Full story.
Nine Employees Awarded Tenure – Posted June 11, 2015
Nine District teachers and administrators who were awarded tenure during the 2014-15 school year were recognized at Wednesday evening’s Board of Education meeting at the Administration Center. Full story.