Saranac Elementary School is located at 18 Picketts Corners Road Saranac, NY. This school is apart of the Saranac Central School system which offers modern educational methods for grades K through 6 in the County of Clinton, located in the state of New York. Saranac was established from the western part of the Town of Plattsburgh in 1824. The iron industry was important in the early history of the town. The Town of Saranac is on the western border of Clinton County. The town is named for the Saranac River that flows past the town. The first settlement occurred around 1802. The town is west of the City of Plattsburgh and is within the Adirondack Park.
Saranac Elementary School has strong PTA support with target goals to promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school, community, and place of worship. To develop between educators and the general public such united efforts as will secure for all children and youth the highest advantages in physical, mental, social, and spiritual education.
The educational program provides a broad spectrum to meet the needs and talents of the diverse population. The staff and teachers strive to instill self-esteem, respect for others, and the appreciation of learning. Along with this the teachers are committed to a high standard of professionalism while creating an educational atmosphere that is open minded, with values of communication and support.