Cookie Fundraiser on Dec. 8 will benefit the Weekend Backpack program and high school food pantry

You could slave over a hot stove to make cookies for hours on end this holiday season…or you could grab cookies by the pound at a fundraiser Saturday, Dec. 8, 12-4 p.m., at the First Reformed Church, 224 North Ballston Ave., Scotia. And you’d be helping a necessary cause – the Weekend Backpack Program that …

Connection Circle to be held on Thursday, Dec. 6; SG wants to hear from families and students

With nearly 2,500 students and families in Scotia-Glenville schools, there are that many individual personalities and needs. The job of our school district is to ensure that we are a welcoming, tolerant, open place for all students and families. It’s hard to do that if we don’t know what those individual personalities need and expect …

HS fundraiser for Glendaal student nets hundreds for her and the girls’ basketball program

The girls’ varsity basketball team sponsored a 3 on 3 basketball tournament on Oct. 20 that involved 45 high school students on 12 teams and raised money for the program and for an ill Glendaal student. The fundraiser raised $720 for the girls’ basketball program (new uniforms and warm ups) and $200 for grade 1 student Elliott …

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. 

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 & …

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 …