Middle School readers get a free pass to Great Escape!

MAY 30, 2017 Congratulations to the following 6th graders – 32 students in all – who participated in the Six Flags Read to Succeed program! These students documented at least 6 hours of independent reading and, in return, received a free pass to the Great Escape Park to use this summer. Courtney Adis, Isabella Battaglioli, Dante Bianchi, …

27 grade 5 Scotia-Glenville students receive awards from the New York State Association for Health, Physical Education and Dance

MAY 30, 2017 Nearly three dozen grade 5 students from Scotia-Glenville’s four schools were honored with Student Leadership Awards from the New York State Association for Health, Physical Education and Dance (APHERD) during a ceremony at Hudson Valley Community College. About 700 students from Capital Region schools were recognized at APHERD’s 32nd annual ceremony on …

Science Research symposium at the high school is a success!

MAY 24, 2017 Congratulations to the presenters at last night’s Science Research Symposium! The evening began with a presentation from Abrahim Rehman, a 2016 graduate who now studies at Siena College. Seniors Brianna Fitzgerald, Kylie George, Vini Silva and Libby Hanlon presented their four year’s worth of research to the 40 parents and friends gathered in A-30. As well, students …

Free lunches will be available again this year at Collins Park thanks to SICM

MAY 22, 2017 Once again this summer, there will be free lunches served at Collins Park thanks to the Schenectady Inner City Ministry (SICM). Offered to anyone 18 years old or younger, the lunches will be served on tables near the recreational building from 11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. from June 26 to August 25. …

Is SG offering a Driver’s Ed course this summer? If so, is the class still available?

RESPONSE:  Thanks for your comment. The short answer is no. Our students join others from Mohonasen, Schalmont and Guilderland at a combined summer academic program offered at Mohonasen. The Mohonasen drivers education program is offered to Mohonasen students first and then to other students if seats allow. There are generally no seats left for non-Mohonasen …

Twelve students and two educators nominated for YMCA Outstanding Student and Educator honors

MAY 18, 2017 For the past 20 years, the Capital District YMCA’s has recognized Outstanding Student and Educator with annual awards. This year, Jay Zeman, a grade 12 student at S-G, was recognized for this honor. Twelve students and two educators were nominated for the award from S-G: Awards: Elizabeth Esker, Paige Bailey, Taylor Podeswa, Liana Herrera, …

S-G Middle School designated as a No Place for Hate Building

MAY 18, 2017 The years of focusing on responsible behavior and no bullying at Scotia-Glenville Middle School have been noticed – the school was designated as a “No Place for Hate” school by the New York Anti-Defamation League during a ceremony at the University at Albany today. The banner presented to the school also contains …

Thank You Scotia-Glenville!

The 2017-18 budget was approved today by a vote of 803 (73.2%) to 293 (26.8%). The bus purchase proposal was approved by a vote of 818 (74.7%) to 277 (25.3%). In the race for three seats on the Board of Education, the three incumbents were re-elected: Pam Carbone received 680 votes; William Pytlovany received 679 votes; and David Bucciferro received …

I found out at 5 p.m. via a friend posting on Facebook that there were school district elections yesterday. I did not have time to research candidates, get home from work, and make it to a polling location by that point in the day.

COMMENT: I found out at 5 p.m. via a friend posting on Facebook that there were school district elections yesterday. I did not have time to research candidates, get home from work, and make it to a polling location by that point in the day. I am concerned that I had no notice about this election, …

After Prom set for Friday night into Saturday morning at Boulevard Bowl, Erie Boulevard

MAY 15, 2017 The High School Parent-Teacher-Student Association (PTSA) is once again hosting a fun, free activity for students at After Prom. Attending the After Prom gives students a safe place to go where they can continue to have a good time. This year’s After Prom party will be held at Boulevard Bowl on Friday, …