Glenside Elementary

Glenside Elementary building

School Hours

  • Elementary School Hours 
    8:05 a.m. to 2:40 p.m.

    Kindergarten Hours
    8:05 a.m.-2:10 p.m.

    Pre-Kindergarten Hours
    Morning.: 8:05 a.m.-10:45 a.m.
    Afternoon: 12 p.m.-2:40 p.m.


  • Principal
    Melissa Fisher

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    Assistant Principal
    Michael Phelps

    School Nurse
    Melissa Boyer

    School Counselor
    Crystal Rauenzahn

    Parent Outreach Assistant
    Xiomara Cintron-Diaz

    Office Secretary

    Lillian Rodriguez

    Attendance Secretary
    Luis Villafane

    Home and School Visitor
    Dave Marrella



  • Address
    500 Lackawanna Street
    Reading, PA 19601 

    Main Office



  • If your child is absent, please send a note when he/she returns to school. 

    Please notify the main office of any phone number or address changes.

    Please remember to bring a form of picture identification when picking up your child during school or at dismissal.

School Motto

  • In myself, I do believe.
    I will behave. I will achieve!

Wish List

    • Music recorders

    • Chapter books

    • Garden volunteers

    • Small keyboards w/ headphones

    • Funds for 4-H Embryology program

    • Student periodical subscriptions

    • Positive behavior incentives