Capital project and budget hearing set for Wednesday, May 5

Capital Project hearing There will be a public presentation on the $12.8 million capital project proposal at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 5, in the Middle School Cafeteria. The community votes from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, May 18, at the B-wing gymnasium at the high school. There will be no impact on …

64 students inducted into National Junior Honor Society

A total of 64 grade 8 students were inducted into the National Junior Honor Society during a ceremony on Wednesday, April 28. Advisor Lorri Sammons said that the inductees had demonstrated achievement in the five core areas to be inducted: scholarship, service, leadership, character and citizenship. Below is a video of the ceremony. These grade …

Third quarter grades are final in Powerschool for grades 6-12

Quarter 3 Grades have been finalized and are available for viewing through your Power School Portal at this time.  Report Cards are being mailed to all Secondary students, grades 6-12. High School Important Dates: *For MS and HS students – Tuesday, May 18 becomes the Virtual Day for that week (School Budget Vote).  Wednesday, May …

HS and MS calendar changes in May

Please note these calendar changes for high school and middle school students: 1.   For High School students only – May 7, which is currently listed as a half day (was to be for prom), will be a full day of instruction. The  half day for High School students moves to Friday, May 21. 2.   For …

Two incumbent Board of Education members are unopposed for re-election

Two candidates – incumbent board members David Massaro and Hal Talbot – are running unopposed to retain their two Board of Education seats at the May 18 vote. The seats each carry three-year terms and are unpaid. Candidates will be in this order on the ballot. David M. Massaro, of 29 Marion Boulevard, is seeking …

Public Information meetings about the $12.8 million capital project to be held on April 21 and May 5

Community to consider $12.8 million capital project on May 18 The project is summarized on this brochure. Proposal will not impact taxes; older debt is being retired Furnace and roof replacements, reconstruction of parking lots and bus loops, new public address systems, replacement of lead water lines and a host of other renovations and upgrades …

Mr. Cosmer wants MS students to end the school year Tartan Strong!

Middle School Principal Robert Cosmer is appealing to students to continue participating in their Google Meets and to be sure their cameras are on so the teacher knows they are participating. He said that participation has lagged lately and he’s hoping that students will participate in order to finish the school year in a strong …

Board of Education receives budget update; projected tax levy increase dropped to 0.13

Thanks to a boost in state aid, the Board of Education heard last night that the projected tax increase for the $59.1 million budget proposal will be at the state’s maximum tax levy cap for S-G of 0.13%. That figure is lower than the 2.02% tax levy increase the board had been considering when board …

MS student tests positive for COVID-19

A student at the Middle School has tested positive for COVID-19.  The Schenectady County Public Health Service (SCPHS) has begun an investigation. Everyone at the school is following health guidelines by wearing face masks and keeping socially distant, including the individual who tested positive. All staff members and students complete a series of health questions …

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