Students and retiring staff recognized by the Board of Education

Six graduating seniors and 28 retirees were recognized by the Board of Education last night.

Students recognized at the Board of Education meeting
These students were in attendance at the Board of Education meeting: Antonio Cianfarani, Rebecca Carpenter, Givanna Bianchi Delaney Krogh and Chris Connors. Click to enlarge.

These students were recognized for Special Student Accomplishments from the Class of 2021:

  • Reena Lubowski
  • Antonio Cianfarani
  • Rebecca Carpenter
  • Givanna Bianchi
  • Delaney Krogh
  • Chris Connors

Here’s what the Board of Education members said about the students.

Retirees in attendance at the meeting
These retirees were in attendance at the Board of Education meeting: Christine Caffrey, Colleen Carnevale, Beth Donovan, Mary Lou Durant, Daniel Elliott, Laura Hoskin, Leanna Reed-Leffler, Phyllis E. MacFee, Richard Putori, Mariann Radom and Diane Skibinski. Click to enlarge.

Retirees, both instructional and non-instructional, were also recognized:

  • Christine Caffrey – Speech  & Language Pathologist – Middle School
  • Colleen Carnevale – Elementary Special Education Teacher – Glendaal Elementary School
  • Mark Cary IV – Sr. Maintenance Mechanic – Co- Supervisor Buildings & Grounds
  • Susan Carey – Head Bus Driver – Transportation Department
  • John Ciarmello – Bus Driver – Transportation Department
  • Eric DeCarlo – Social Studies Teacher – High School
  • Grace Demarco – Monitor – High School
  • Stephani Dimopoulos-DiCocco – Arts Teacher – High School
  • Beth Donovan – Kindergarten Teacher – Glendaal Elementary School
  • Ed Dorries – Head Custodian – Lincoln Elementary School
  • Mary Lou Durant – Discipline Secretary – High School
  • Daniel Elliott – Health Teacher – Middle School
  • Lynn Greene – Math Teacher – High School
  • Mischelle Gustafson – Special Education – High School
  • Kenneth Handin – Director of Pupil Personnel Service – District Wide
  • Laura Hoskin – Special Education Teacher – Glen-Worden Elementary School
  • Duncan Leach – Special Education Teacher –  High School
  • Leanna Reed-Leffler – Elementary Teacher – Glendaal Elementary
  • Phyllis E. MacFee-Cranston – Teacher’s Aide – Glendaal Elementary
  • Elaine McCarthy – Teacher Aide – Middle School
  • Sharon Neal – Bus Aide – Transportation
  • Glenn Neander – Senior Custodian – Sacandaga Elementary
  • Dale Olsen – Bus Driver – Transportation Department
  • Richard Putori – Math Teacher – Middle School
  • Mariann Radom – Elementary Teacher – Glen-Worden Elementary School
  • Christine Senn – Teaching Assistant – Middle School
  • Diane Skibinski – Speech & Language Pathologist – Glen-Worden
  • Martin Ziac – Social Studies Teacher – Middle School

Board members read the statements about the retirees who were in attendance. Here are all of the writeups about each retiree.