Annual Harvest Run held at Sacandaga; more than 700 items collected for food pantry

Sacandaga held its annual Harvest Run today. During the Harvest Run, students run a specified length trek around the building and high school track and fields. Students also bring in food items to be donated to a local food pantry. This year, more than 700 items were donated for the pantry. The event is organized …

Health Care College Fair, Oct. 30, Albany College of Pharmacy

Students interested in the health care field should plan to attend the NYSACAC College Fair at the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Services (ACPHS) from 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 30. Students who register at albanycollegefair.eventbrite.com can sign-up for one of two workshops led by ACPHS staff on health career pathways and financial aid. 

Congratulations to the newest Wilson reading graduates on the SG staff!

Maureen Blazejeski, a Scotia-Glenville literacy coach/reading teacher, has received  certification after completing a year-long training program as a Wilson Credentialed Trainer, allowing her to  train other teachers in the Wilson Reading Program. “Our goal is to build capacity and sustainability with the program to better serve our students with dyslexia and other reading disorders,” said …

Eleven S-G students chosen to play in Area All-State Music Festival

Congratulations to the following students, who have been selected to participate in the 2018 NYSSMA Zone 7 Area All-State Music Festival on November 16th and 17th. This is a tremendous honor! The concert will be held at Saratoga Springs High School at 2:00 PM on Saturday, November 17, 2018. Ticket prices are $8.00 for adults; $3.00 …

Congratulations to the latest Athletic Hall of Fame inductees!

Congratulations to the latest inductees to the Athletic Hall of Fame! These individuals were inducted during the halftime at the football game on Friday and during the official ceremony on Saturday at the Glen Sanders Mansion. Pictured are the 2018 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees. Danielle Schaub, class of 2005 – Cross Country/Indoor Track/Track & …

Went to pick up my grandson today during the school relocation drill (at Glendaal)

COMMENT – Went to pick up my grandson today during the school relocation drill (at Glendaal). Was very confusing around there.  In front of the church where we had to pick up the kids is a sign for a chicken dinner fund raising event. Some of us thought that’s what was going on over there, myself and …

Vien family contributes $500 to buy 33 pies for the City Mission

When the varsity girls soccer team held its annual pie and bread fundraiser this year, the team players probably figured it would be another successful fundraiser to bring in some cash for their extra costs, like to book extra field time before sectionals. They never dreamed that they’d be feeding hundreds of needy mouths at …