Scotia-Glenville High School
1 Tartan Way
Scotia, NY 12302

 

Phone: 518-382-1231/
347-3600 EXT. 61101


FAX: 518-386-4350

 

Peter J. Bednarek, Principal
Email:
PBednarek@sgcsd.net

 

Thomas W. Fyvie,
Assistant Principal
Email:
TFyvie@sgcsd.net

 

Jamian P. Rockhill,
Dean of Students

Email: JRockhill@sgcsd.net

 

Instructional hours:
7:38 a.m. to 2:29 p.m.

 

Daily Bell/Class Change Schedule (PDF)

 

Dignity for All Students Act coordinators: Peter Bednarek and Thomas Fyvie


Senior High School top stories

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  CLICK HERE FOR THIS MORNING'S ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

SHOW YOUR TARTAN PRIDE!

 

tartanwearPTSA is selling a wide variety of Tartanwear - everything from hoodie sweatshirts to  mugs.

 

Click here to check it out - PDF.

 

Varsity basketball game scheduled for Saturday, March 7 at 1 p.m. at Guilderland HS

March 6, 2015

The Varsity Boys Basketball Team will play at  Guilderland High at 1PM on Saturday vs. Troy for the Class Section 2 Finals.

Spectators are encouraged to arrive early. Ggates open at 11:45. The ticket cost is $6.

Fans can enter either the main parking lot located at the front of the school or the back lot closer to the Main Gym entrance. Both gates will be open.

Here are directions to Guilderland HS.

Scotia-Glenville Athletic Hall of Fame nominations due back by May 15

March 5, 2015

The mission of the Scotia Glenville Athletic Hall of Fame is to recognize the outstanding athletic careers exemplified by character, citizenship, commitment, leadership and perseverance of athletes, teams, coaches, administrators, faculty and community supporters.

A nominee must have graduated from Scotia Glenville High School or served in a leadership role in the Scotia- Glenville school community.

Nominate a Scotia-Glenville athlete for this honor by returning this PDF form by May 15 to the athletic office at the high school.

Help create lasting memories by helping out at the After Prom on May 15-16 in the high school gym

February 25, 2015

Going to the prom creates wonderful memories for students and parents alike for years to come.

Attending the After Prom, which is in the high school gym right after the prom, gives students a safe place to go where they can continue to have a good time - a perfect ending to a perfect night!

The High School Parent-Teacher-Student Association (PTSA) is looking for parent chaperones and\or monetary donations to help with the annual After Prom in order to make this free event happen.

All Junior and Senior students are invited to the After-Prom which is held at the High School. Students do not have to attend prom. [read MORE]

NYS Police and K9 dogs conduct safety drill at S-G High School

February 12, 2015

UPDATE: No drugs were found in the search this morning.

Those police cars parked in front of the high school are part of a safety and security drill this morning.

During second period, high school students were kept in their classrooms while the NYS Police and four K9 dogs conducted a practice drill in which lockers and locker rooms were scanned by the K9s for drugs and explosives as part of the school district's safety planning.

This exercise is precautionary in nature and is a proactive step as part of the school district's complete building safety plan and is not predicated on any known threat or suspicion. [read MORE]

Seniors Lauren Melason and Dan Zeglen recognized for health and educational leadership by AHPERD

Student photoFebruary 8, 2015

Seniors Lauren Melanson and Dan Zeglen were honored as The Capital Zone of the New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (NYS AHPERD) Physical Education Students of the Year during a ceremony today at the Century House in Latham.

 Dan and Lauren were chosen to represent Scotia-Glenville CSD based on their outstanding Physical Performance in Physical Education, Scholastic Achievement, Excellent Leadership Qualities and Community Service. [read MORE]

Senior John Dean places first in area competition for his science research project

January 31, 2015

Senior John Dean placed first today at the Eastern Section of NYS competition of the Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS) for his science research project, Three Dimensional Object Tracking Using a Rapid Scanning Double Droplet System Microscope.

The competition was held at Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School.

John has been researching his topic in the science research class at the high school. S-G joined the regional science research program through the University at Albany in 2008. His teacher is Christopher Judd. [read MORE]

S-G student Tyler Kearney part of team that places second at regional automotive competition

Student photoJanuary 27, 2015

ALBANY -- A pair of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education Center (CTE) automotive students placed second in a regional automotive competition recently.

The team, Tyler Kearney of the Scotia-Glenville Central School District and Alex Wright of Bethlehem, placed second in the 2015 Eastern New York Coalition of Automotive Retailers Inc. (ENYCAR) Regional Automotive Technology Competition at Hudson Valley Community College on Jan. 16. [read MORE] camera link icon

Nominate S-G High School's best and brightest for a Founder's Day award

The annual PTA Council's Founder’s Day celebration will be held on February 3rd, 2015 at Riverstone Manor.

Each year, the High School PTSA nominates staff and community members for this recognition. Download the nomination form here (PDF).

PTA Reflections Contest entries being accepted until Friday, Nov. 7

The annual NYS PTA Reflections Contest is open for entries. The theme this year is "The World Would Be a Better Place If..."
Students are encouraged to respond to that theme through art, dance, film, literature and music. The deadline for entries is Nov. 7.
[download flyer - PDF]

RPI Engineering Ambassadors bring love of engineering to Scotia-Glenville students

Student photoOctober 1, 2014

Whether it's creating a prosthetic (artificial) leg for an avid skier, designing a smoother sailing snowboard or growing a new human kidney, engineers are at the center of the research going on to make our lives easier.

Scotia-Glenville students today learned about the potential of engineering to solve common problems being faced by the human race every day during visits by the RPI Engineering Ambassadors. In each class, they did hands-on projects working in teams designed to get students thinking about a particular issue.
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Four inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame

September 12, 2014

The Scotia-Glenville Athletic Hall of Fame inducted four new members during a 5 p.m. ceremony at the Glen Sanders Mansion today - Friday, Sept. 12.

The three former athletes and one coach - nominated by their teammates, players and coaches - were then be recognized during the half-time of the home football game against Gloversville with a plaque and other recognitions. [read MORE]

Student photoWelcome Back, High School students!

September 4, 2014

Check out some pictures from Opening Day, 2014 [read MORE]

Congratulations to the Class of 2014!

Student photoJune 28, 2014

More than a quarter of the 176 graduates in the Class of 2014 who walked across the stage at Proctor's Theater today had a four-year cumulative average of 90 percent or higher.

To be precise, 45 students (25.6 percent) had a 90 percent or higher average for their high school careers.

Today's was Scotia-Glenville's 106th commencement ceremony.

The Class of 2014, while among the smallest S-G graduating classes in recent memory, had a large number of students who excelled. Seniors walked away with thousands of dollars in scholarships and awards at the May 30 Senior Awards assembly. [read MORE] camera link icon

Student photoSenior awards, Scholastic Medal recipients announced during assembly

May 31, 2014

Many awards and scholarships were announced this morning during the senior awards assembly. As well, the 12 Scholastic Medal recipients in the class of 2014 were also named. [read MORE]

Bob Holmes 'lives in gyms' because he has one mission: save a teenager's life

Student photoMay 6, 2014

 Bob Holmes is a man with a mission: to save one teenager's life.

"That's why I live in a gym," Holmes, who has been spreading his message for 27 years, told grade 8 students today. "If I can play volleyball until I'm 85 years old and can't walk any more, then I'll keep going Last year, 300,000 teenagers tried to kill themselves - that is more than died in the Iraq war. If I can save one of those lives, it is worth my efforts. A life is worth fighting for."

Holmes brought his One-Man Volleyball Game to the students at the Middle School in the morning and to physical education classes at the high school in the afternoon. He was also planning a 7 p.m. appearance at the high school for the community. [read MORE]

Congratulations to the 49 newest members of the HS National Honor Society

April 9, 2014

Forty-nine S-G High School students were inducted into the National Honor Society tonight during a ceremony at the school with their families and friends.

The honor culminates years of work and achievements by the students, all of whom are juniors. The students needed to prove achievement in the areas of scholarship, leadershpi, service and character. [MORE]

A big basketball thank you is set for Sunday, April 6 at the high school gym

Parents of the NYS champion varsity boys basketball team will host a community thank you reception from 5 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, April 6, in the new high school gym.

The boys requested this be a community mixer to thank the community, Tartan Youth Basketball fans, cheerleaders, Pep Band, Dog Pound, alumni, neighbors and businesses for their support during the winning season.

Check out this video:

http://animoto.com/play/SRXokMW0eJ3Z7HBYS5yfDg

It's easy to show your Tartan Pride!

Order formJanuary 29, 2014

Showing your pride in Scotia-Glenville and the Tartans is easier than ever!

The High School Parent-Teacher-Student Association is selling an exciting and exclusive line of Tartanwear, including blankets, hooded sweatshirts, mugs, pants and lanyards. Proceeds will support a variety of PTSA programs at the high school, including the After Prom.

Download the order form by clicking here or on the image above (PDF). The forms should be completed and returned with payment to the PTSA's attention at the high school main office.

Check out photos here - [MORE] camera link icon

 

Graduation cap clipartNew York state graduation requirements

           Class of 2014 graduation overview

   2013-14 Scotia-Glenville High School Profile (PDF)

 

Events heading

Friday, March 6, 2015:

Teen Town, Gr. 6, 7-9 p.m., Middle School CANCELED

NYSSMA Piano Festival, College of St. Rose

Saturday, March 7, 2015:

NYSSMA Piano Festival, College of St. Rose

Sunday, March 8, 2015:

Daylight Savings Time begins

Monday, March 9, 2015:

REPORT CARD PREPARATION - HALF DAY FOR K-5

Board of Education (budget), 7 p.m., Middle School

Spring sports season begins

Tuesday, March 10, 2015:

PTA, 7 p.m., Glen-Worden

Wednesday, March 11, 2015:

Glen-Worden K-2 Concert, 6 p.m., Glen-Worden (snow date: March 12)

Sports Booster Club, 7 p.m., High School

PTA Council, 7 p.m., Lincoln

Friday, March 13, 2015:

Glendaal Games (Boys), 6-8 p.m., Glendaal

PTA Fun Fridays, after school, Glen-Worden

Lincoln Boys Bash, 6-7:30 p.m., Lincoln

Monday, March 16, 2015:

Board of Education (budget), 7 p.m., Middle School

Tuesday, March 17, 2015:

Sacandaga K-2 Concert, 6 p.m., Sacandaga (snow date: March 18)

St. Patrick's Day

Wednesday, March 18, 2015:

PTA/SDM, 6:45 p.m., Lincoln

PTA, 6:30 p.m., Middle School

Thursday, March 19, 2015:

Gr. 6 Orientation/Open House, 7 p.m., Middle School

Friday, March 20, 2015:

Elementary Report Cards sent home

PTA Fun Fridays, after school, Glen-Worden

Teen Town, Gr. 7/8, 7-9 p.m., Middle School

Spring begins

Monday, March 23, 2015:

Board of Education (budget), 7 p.m., Middle School

Tuesday, March 24, 2015:

PTSA, 7 p.m., High School

Wednesday, March 25, 2015:

Gr. 4 Biography Night, Glen-Worden

Friday, March 27, 2015:

PTA Movie Night, 6:30 p.m., Glendaal

PTA Fun Fridays, after school, Glen-Worden

Drama Club Musical, 7:30 p.m., High School

Saturday, March 28, 2015:

Drama Club Musical, 7:30 p.m., High School

Sunday, March 29, 2015:

Drama Club Musical, 2 p.m., High School

Palm Sunday

Monday, March 30, 2015:

Board of Education (budget), 7 p.m., Middle School

Tuesday, March 31, 2015:

Kindergarten screening - March 31, April 1-2, Lincoln

National Honor Society induction rehearsal, 2:30 p.m., High School

District Band Concert, 7 p.m., at Middle School NEW LOCATION: HIGH SCHOOL

Wednesday, April 1, 2015:

PTA, 6:30 p.m., Glendaal

Kindergarten screening - March 31, April 1-2, Lincoln

National Honor Society induction, 7:30 p.m., High School

Thursday, April 2, 2015:

Kindergarten screening - March 31, April 1-2, Lincoln

Third marking period ends, Middle School/High School

Friday, April 3, 2015:

Good Friday - NO SCHOOL

Passover (begins at sundown)

Sunday, April 5, 2015:

Easter

Monday-Friday, April 6-10, 2015:

SPRING RECESS - NO SCHOOL

Sunday, April 12, 2015:

National Library Week, April 12-18

Monday, April 13, 2015:

Board of Education, 7 p.m., Middle School

Tuesday, April 14, 2015:

NYS ELA testing, Gr. 3-8

PTA, 7 p.m., Glen-Worden

PTA/SDM, 6:30 p.m., Sacandaga

Wednesday, April 15, 2015:

NYS ELA testing, Gr. 3-8

PTA/SDM, 6:45 p.m., Lincoln

PTA, 6:30 p.m., Middle School

Sport Booster Club, 7 p.m., High School

Thursday, April 16, 2015:

NYS ELA testing, Gr. 3-8

Friday, April 17, 2015:

NYS ELA testing make-up, April 17-21

PTA Movie Night, 6:30 p.m., Glendaal

Report cards mailed, Middle School/High School

Suburban Council MS Music Festival, Shenendehowa HS, April 17-18

Saturday, April 18, 2015:

Suburban Council MS Music Festival, Shenendehowa HS, April 17-18

Tuesday, April 21, 2015:

Kindergarten screening - April 21-23, Glen-Worden

PTSA, 7 p.m., High School

Board of Education (BOCES budget vote), 7 p.m., Middle School

Wednesday, April 22, 2015:

NYS Math testing, Gr. 3-8

Kindergarten screening, April 21-23, Glen-Worden

Earth Day

Administrative Professionals' Day

Thursday, April 23, 2015:

NYS Math testing, Gr. 3-8

Kindergarten screening, April 21-23, Glen-Worden

Friday, April 24, 2015:

NYS Math testing, Gr. 3-8

PTA Movie Night, Glen-Worden

Monday, April 27, 2015:

NYS Math testing make-up dates, April 27-29

Tuesday, April 28, 2015:

Kindergarten screening, April 28-30, Glendaal

Wednesday, April 27, 2015:

Kindergarten screening, April 28-30, Glendaal

NYSSMA Instrumental Music Majors Festival, April 29-30, Saratoga Springs HS

Thursday, April 30, 2015:

Kindergarten screening, April 28-30, Glendaal

Kindergarten orientation and bus ride, 6:30 p.m., Sacandaga

NYSSMA Instrumental Music Majors Festival, April 29-30, Saratoga Springs HS

Friday, May 1, 2015:

Drama Club Production, 7 p.m., May 1 and 2, Middle School

Saturday, May 2, 2015:

PTA Bottle Drive, 9 a.m. to noon, Glen-Worden

Drama Club Production, 7 p.m., May 1 and 2, Middle School

SAT exam, High School

Monday, May 4, 2015:

Teacher Appreciation Week, May 4-8

Tuesday, May 5, 2015:

Kindergarten screening, May 5-7, Sacandaga

PTA/SDM, 6:30 p.m., Sacandaga

Teacher Appreciation Day

Wednesday, May 6, 2015:

2015-16 budget hearing, 7 p.m., Middle School

PTA Council Meet the Board of Education Candidates forum, 7:30 p.m., Middle School

PTA, 6:30 p.m., Glendaal and Middle School

PTA Council, 6 p.m., Middle School

Kindergarten screening, May 5-7, Sacandaga

Thursday, May 7, 2015:

Walk-About/Ice Cream Social, 6:30 p.m., Lincoln

Walk-About/Ice Cream Social, 6:30-8 p.m., Sacandaga

Glendaal Gr. 3-5 performance, Gr. 4/5 Chorus, Gr. 5 band, and Gr. 4/5 Orchestra, 7 p.m. at High School

Friday, May 8, 2015:

Spring Dance: Gr. 6, 4:30-6 p.m.; Gr. 7/8, 7-9 p.m., Middle School

NYSSMA Solo and Ensemble Festival and Jazz, May 8-9, Colonie Central HS

Saturday, May 9, 2015:

NYSSMA Solo and Ensemble Festival and Jazz, May 8-9, Colonie Central HS

Sunday, May 10, 2015:

Mother's Day

Monday, May 11, 2015:

Board of Education, 7 p.m., Middle School

Tuesday, May 12, 2015:

PTA, 7 p.m., Glen-Worden

Lincoln Gr. 3-5 performance, Gr. 4/5 chorus, Gr. 5 band and Gr. 4/5 orchestra, 7 p.m., High School

PTSA, 7 p.m., High School

Wednesday, May 13, 2015:

Middle School Concert - Gr. 7 band and chorus, Gr. 7/8 orchestra, 7 p.m., at Middle School

Sports Booster Club, 7 p.m., High School

Thursday, May 14, 2015:

Curiosity Showcase, Glen-Worden

Gr. 8 Science Club trip to Boston, Middle School

Middle School Concert - Gr. 6 band, chorus and orchestra, 7 p.m., at Middle School

Friday, May 15, 2015:

STAFF DEVELOPMENT - HALF DAY, GRADES 6-12

Junior/Senior Prom, Albany Marriott, 8-11 p.m., High School

Monday, May 18, 2015:

Walk-About, 6:30 p.m., Glendaal

Glen-Worden Gr. 3-5 performance, Gr. 4/5 chorus, Gr. 5 band, and Gr. 4/5 orchestra, 7 p.m., High School

Tuesday, May 19, 2015:

2015-16 budget and Board of Education Community Vote and District Art Show, 6 a.m. to 9 p.m., High School

Gr. 4/5 Cross Country Race, 4 p.m., High School

Wednesday, May 20, 2015:

NYS SCIENCE PERFORMANCE TESTING, GRADES 4 AND 8, MAY 20-29

Middle School Concert - Gr. 8 chorus, orchestra and band, 7 p.m., at Middle School

Friday, May 22, 2015:

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND - NO SCHOOL

Monday, May 25, 2015:

MEMORIAL DAY - NO SCHOOL

 

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