Elementary School

Welcome to the Forest City Regional Elementary School

Home of the Mighty Foresters


Mission Statement

The Forest City Regional School District will challenge, empower, and inspire all students to GO BE GREAT by:

-Setting high academic standards
-Fostering critical thinking skills
-Creating opportunities for collaboration, communication, and innovation
-Promoting self-directed learning and personal goal setting
-Engaging in opportunities to care for others 

100 Susquehanna Street
Forest City, Pennsylvania 18421
(570) 785-2483 • Fax: (570) 785-2354

Mr. Zack

Elementary Principal
Mr. Michael Zack
[email protected]


Administrative Assistant/Homeless Liaison
Mrs. Darlene Hamlyn
[email protected]


Elementary Secretary
Mrs. Christine Giles
[email protected]


Students being dropped off  for school must arrive by 8:15 AM if they will be having breakfast at school. 

Please remember that this year, parent drop off will take place in front of the elementary office beginning at 8:15 AM.

Students arriving after 8:30 AM must be signed in at the Elementary Office.

If you should have any questions, please contact the Elementary Office.

Upcoming Events


  • Children's Produce Market -February 9, 2023 - 3:45 to 5:30 pm in the Elementary Circle
  • School Board Meeting - February 13, 2023 - 7:30 pm in the Auditorium
  • Act 80  Early Dismissal -February 15, 2023, Pre-K at 1:00 pm, Elementary at 1:15 pm
  • College & Career Day - February 15, 2023
  • Snow Make Up Day - School In Session - February 17, 2023
  • Presidents Day - No School - February 20, 2023
  • PTO Meeting - February 21, 2023 -6:00 pm in the Elementary Library
  • Elementary Drama Presents - "Rainbow Fish" - February 24, 2023 at 7:00 pm and February 25, 2023 at 3:00 pm. Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for students and free for ages 3 and under. 
  • Trading Post -February 24 & 27, 2023
  • Pretzel Order Forms Due - February 27, 2023 
  • Outstanding Forester of the Month Presentation -February, 24, 2023


 Social Emotional Learning Theme: 
Problem Solving


Important Dates

National School Counseling Week
February 6-10, 2023

Random Acts of Kindness Week
February 13-17, 2023


College & Career Awareness


Community Connections

An Informational Guide to Services Available in

   Lackawanna, Susquehanna and Wayne Counties

Community Connections


Homebound Information



Student Educational Field Trip Form
(This form must be sent in at least one week before absence)

Palm Tree


Child Abuse History Clearance

State Police Criminal Background Check


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