First Day Verification is Open!
Whether this is your first year as a Spring-Ford parent, or your last, the transition to a new school year can be a bit overwhelming. To help with this process, the Spring-Ford Area School District will utilize online First Day Verification (FDV) for the 2022-2023 school year. First Day Verification opened on Skyward on August 1, 2022. If FDV is not complete, student schedules and/or teacher assignments will not be accessible in Skyward.

When will I find out my child’s schedule for the 2022-2023 school year? You may log on to your Skyward account to check your students schedule, homeroom and transportation information during the following time(s) - 2022-2023 Schedule/Homeroom Release Dates: 

  • K-4: August 16, 2022 at 3 p.m.
  • 5-8: August 17, 2022 at 3 p.m.
  • 9-12: August 18, 2022 at 3 p.m.

Morning or afternoon kindergarten assignments were sent on August 3, 2022. Please contact your child's school if you did not receive morning or afternoon assignment information.

Elementary Back to School Nights

  • Brooke ES - September 7, 2022
  • Evans ES - September 7, 2022
  • Limerick ES - August 30, 2022
  • Oaks ES - September 7, 2022
  • Royersford ES - September 7, 2022
  • Spring City ES - September 7, 2022
  • Upper Providence ES - August 30, 2022
  • 5th Grade - September 8, 2022
  • 6th Grade - September 12, 2022

Secondary Back to School Nights

  • 7th Grade - September 1, 2022
  • 8th Grade - August 31, 2022
  • 9th Grade - September 13, 2022
  • 10-12 Grade - September 20, 2022

4th Grade Band and String Lesson Registration
All students entering 4th Grade for the Fall of 2022 can register for Band and String Lessons by clicking here.

Once you have registered for lessons, please click here to obtain an Instrument Rental and purchase your Music Book

If you have any additional questions please contact our Elementary Band Director Mr. Slifer- bslif@spring-ford.net or Elementary Strings Director Mrs. Sunny- shwan@spring-ford.net

2022-2023 Tech Fee (Grades 6-12)
Parents should log in to SchoolPay, Spring-Ford’s online payment system, which will be used to collect a $25 annual technology fee. Please note that students cannot take possession of their laptops until the annual technology fee of $25 has been paid.

  • Click here to learn more about setting up your SchoolPay account (news users).
  • Click here to log into SchooPay.

Back-to-School Shopping Lists
Students in grades K-8 can check out Student Supply List on your school's homepage.

Students in grades 9-12 should bring a backpack, note pad and pens/pencils to the first day of school. Students will receive a list for specific classes, if needed. Please keep in mind that additional items may be requested by your child’s individual teacher, depending on their grade level or class.

Join the Spring-Ford Team!
Are you ready to join the Spring-Ford family? The Office of Human Resources is pleased to accept employment applications for all positions electronically. Click here to learn more, apply online, or share with a friend.

Interested in part-time or flexible hours? Check out current openings from our partner providers:

Free or Reduced Meal Program - Apply Today
Families who qualify are encouraged to participate in the Free or Reduced Priced Meals program to help offset the cost of daily breakfast and/or lunch. It’s easy to find out, easy to apply, and risk free. Income eligibility guidelines are available online and are based on your household size and income level. Families around the country have felt the impact in financial security due to the unprecedented disruption caused by the COVID-19 global pandemic. Be sure to apply for the financial support that your family may be eligible to receive.

  • Click here to learn if your family qualifies for free or reduced-price meals.
  • Click here to apply online.
  • Click here for a PDF/printed packed with additional information.

Get Ready to Volunteer in 2022-2023
The Office of Human Resources has begun accepting Volunteer applications for the 2022-2023 school year. The volunteer process will be automated through Raptor’s Volunteer Management. Please visit the Spring-Ford Volunteer Page for more information on volunteering!

Click here to learn more.

Summer Assignments
For parents and students interested, we have some fun ideas to help your students avoid the summer slide.

Athletic Registration
Registration for the 2022-23 school year is now open. Please keep in mind if your child will be participating in sports for the 2022-23 school year, the student must pass a PIAA physical exam. Physicals must be administered by a doctor June 1, 2022 or after and they cannot tryout for a sport unless the online registration and physical is complete at least 2 weeks before tryouts begin. Online registration includes a CIPPE Physical (PIAA section 7), this will be uploaded to your online registration.  Instructions for registration were emailed out on June 1st and on the tab below under Registration.

  • Fall registration is due 2 weeks before your first practice/tryouts
  • Winter registration is due by November 4, 2022
  • Spring registration is due by February 20, 2023

2022-2023 Food Service Prices
The federal government has not extended waivers that allowed all children to receive free school meal, meaning SFASD will return to pre-pandemic practices in the 2022-2023 school year. This year, families who qualify are encouraged to participate in the Free or Reduced Priced Meals program to help offset the cost of daily breakfast and/or lunch. It’s easy to find out, easy to apply, and risk free. Meal prices for the 2022-2023 school year will be:

  • Grades K-4 Breakfast: $1.60
  • Grades 5-12 Breakfast: $1.85
  • Grades 1-4 Lunch: $3.05
  • Grades 5-12 Lunch: $3.25
  • Reduced Price Breakfast (K-12): $0.30
  • Reduced Price Lunch (1-12): $0.40

Summer Food Programs
Families experiencing food insecurity should use any of the following resources to locate sites that serve free meals to children during the summer:

  • Call 211
  • Call 1.866.3Hungry or 1.877.8Hambre
  • Text "FOOD" or "COMIDA" to 877877 during the summer months
  • Text "SUMMER MEALS" or "VERANO" to 97779
  • Use the USDA Summer Food Rocks website
  • Click here to locate a Food Pantry
  • Use the Summer Food Site Locator for smartphones - Rangeapp.org
  • Check enrollment information from SNAP
  • Check enrollment information from WIC

Past Weekly Updates

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All Weekly Updates are sent via Skylert. Please send an email to ecrew@spring-ford.net if you are not receiving the Weekly Update via email.

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September 21, 2022

This Weekly Update includes an upcoming QPR training, School Calendar reminder, School Board Meeting update, National Merit Program Semifinalists, and more!

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September 14, 2022

This Weekly Update includes the new Free Breakfast Program, Homecoming Parade information, Pageantry of Sound, Classroom Spotlight, a message from teh School Nurse, and more!

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September 7, 2022

This Weekly Update includes news from the Athletic Department, upcoming QPR Training for the community, Resource Fair, and more!

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August 31, 2022

This Weekly Update includes Royersford Community Day, 59th Pageantry of Sound, Suicide Prevention Month, Classroom Spotlight, School Spotlight, Athletic Tickets, and more!

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August 24, 2022

This Weekly Update includes the updated Health and Safety Plan, First Day of School Signs, Golden Ram Award Recipients, Bus Status App, BTS Checklist, Important Dates, Menus, and more!

Read More about August 24, 2022