John Halligan Brings Anti-Bullying
Message to Schuylerville Students
Schuylerville Middle School and High School students learned
the importance of being an upstander and not a bystander
when it comes to bullying and harassment during a
presentation on Monday, Nov. 24.
Schuylerville Third and Fourth Grade
Students Take Part in Thanksgiving Activities
Schuylerville students in Mrs. Moreau's fourth grade class
assembled turkeys out of potatoes and students in Ms.
Patenaude's third grade class spent some time in the outdoor
classroom reading stories and weaving teepees.
Schuylerville Elementary School Welcomes
Grandparents to Breakfast
Dozens of grandparents joined their grandchildren for
breakfast at Schuylerville Elementary School on Friday, Nov.
21 & Tuesday, Nov. 25.
Schuylerville FBLA Members Challenge
Middle School Students to Donate
Schuylerville Middle School students involved in the Future
Business Leaders of America (FBLA) club are challenging
their classmates to bring in non-perishable food items for
the Schuylerville Area Food and Emergency Relief.
Two Schuylerville Clubs Receive Grants
from Saratoga Casino and Raceway Foundation
On Tuesday, Nov. 18, two Schuylerville Central School
District clubs each received a $1,000 grant from the
Saratoga Casino and Raceway Foundation.
Schuylerville’s Green Ribbon School
Project Receives Recognition
Schuylerville Central School District’s Green Ribbon School
(GRS) Project has received national recognition from Green
Schuylerville Chorus Featured on Big Fez
and The Surfmatics Holiday CD
The 2013-14 Schuylerville fifth-grade chorus is featured on
a new Christmas card/CD that was created to help raise money
for the Melodies Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood
Disorders at Albany Medical Center.
Schuylerville High School Students Learn
the Power of Leadership
More than 180 Schuylerville High School students put their
leadership skills to the test on Tuesday, Nov. 18, by
participating in the first Schuylerville Student Leadership
Five Schuylerville Student Artists
Recognized by Board of Education
Five Schuylerville eighth grade students were recognized on
Monday, Nov. 17 by the Schuylerville Board of Education for
their participation in the Lions Club’s Peace Project art
Schuylerville’s Varsity Fall Sports
Teams Recognized for Academic Achievement
Schuylerville’s eight varsity fall sports teams have all
qualified to earn the New York State Public High School
Athletic Association's (NYSPHAA) Scholar Athlete Team Award.
Schuylerville Fourth Graders Organize
Donation Drive for SAFER
Schuylerville fourth graders are organizing a donation drive
for the Schuylerville Area Food and Emergency Relief
Schuylerville Eighth Graders Learn from
Korean War Veterans
Eighth-grade students at Schuylerville Middle School got a
firsthand lesson in history on Wednesday, Nov. 12, when a
group of local Korean War veterans visited to share their
stories and memories of the war, which is often referred to
as “the forgotten war.”
Schuylerville Eighth-Grade Artists
Recognized by Lions Club for Peace Project Art
Five Schuylerville eighth graders are being recognized by
the Schuylerville Lions Club for the artwork they created as
part of the organization's Peace Project art show on Nov. 7,
Online Scheduling for Elementary School
Schuylerville Elementary School parent-teacher conferences
will be held on Nov. 21, Nov. 25 and Dec. 3. Parents can
sign up for a conference using an
online scheduling system. The online scheduler will be
available from Nov. 10 to Nov. 14.
Schuylerville High School Drama Club
Students Prepare for Performance
The Schuylerville High School drama club held a dress
rehearsal Thursday to prepare for two performances of
“Little Shop of Horrors” on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 7 & 8.
The show begins at 7 p.m. both nights in the high school
auditorium. Tickets are on sale at the door - $8 for adults,
$5 for students and senior citizens.
Schuylerville Eighth-Grade Artists Take
Part in Lions Club Peace Project Art Show
The artwork of more than 100 Schuylerville eighth grade
students will be on display Friday, Nov. 7 at Schuylerville
Town Hall as part of the Peace Project art show, organized
by the Schuylerville Lions Club.
Schuylerville Athletics Department
Launches New Web Page
The Schuylerville Athletics Department has launched a new
web page dedicated to its athletics program. The website, “8
to 18,” was adopted by the Foothills Council, with each
participating school’s athletics department maintaining its
own web page.
John Halligan to Bring Anti-Bullying
Message to Schuylerville Schools
John Halligan lost his son, Ryan, to suicide on October 7,
2003 when Ryan was 13 years old. At the time of his death,
Ryan was a student at a middle school in Vermont. Saved
online conversations revealed that Ryan was ridiculed and
humiliated by peers at school and online.
International Tasting Event Canceled
The International Tasting Event that was scheduled for
Saturday, Nov. 8 at Schuylerville High School has been
Emergency Dismissal Drill Scheduled for
Friday, Nov. 7
On Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, Schuylerville students will be
dismissed 15 minutes earlier than usual as part of a
state-mandated Emergency Dismissal Drill.
The After School Program will not be held.
Elementary School Parent-Teacher
Conferences to Begin Nov. 21
Schuylerville Elementary School parent-teacher conferences
will be held on Nov. 21, Nov. 25 and Dec. 3. The online
scheduler will be open from Nov. 10 to Nov. 14. Grades K-5
will be dismissed at 11:00 a.m. on parent-teacher conference
Schuylerville Varsity Football Team
Advances to Class B Super Bowl
The Schuylerville Varsity Football Team will play in the
Class B Super Bowl on Saturday, Nov. 8 after defeating
Cohoes 33-7 in the sectional semi –finals. The Black Horses
will face Schalmont at 3 p.m. at Shenendehowa High School.
Tickets are $6.00 each.
Schuylerville Student & Staff Picture
Retakes This Week
Schuylerville students and staff who had their picture taken
and were not happy with it may bring their photos in and
have their picture retaken during their school’s scheduled
day this week: High School – Tuesday, Nov. 4, Middle School
– Wednesday, Nov. 5, Elementary School – Thursday, Nov. 6.
Schuylerville Senior Class Organizes
The Schuylerville High School senior class is conducting a
clothing drive from Monday, Nov. 3 to Friday, Nov. 21. All
donations will be sorted by members of the senior class and
distributed to “The Way”. Click
here for more details.
Schuylerville First Grade Students
Schuylerville Elementary School first grade students
celebrated Halloween by dressing up and paying a visit to
Morgan's Run Guest House.
Schuylerville Plans Allergy Awareness
The Schuylerville Central School District is planning
several activities to educate its students about food
allergies during the first week in November as part of the
school’s Allergy Awareness Week.
Schuylerville Families Uncover Healthy
Habits at Health Fair
More than 100 kids and their families put on disguises,
grabbed secret agent briefcases and magnifying glasses and
inspected how to be healthy at the fourth annual Parents as
Education Partners (PEP) Kids’ Health Fair.
Winter Sports Paperwork Due Nov. 4
Schuylerville JV and Varsity athletes must turn in all of
their paperwork to participate in a winter sport to Mrs.
Driscoll by Tuesday, Nov. 4.
Instant Admission Days for Schuylerville
High School Seniors
Schuylerville High School seniors will have two
opportunities to gain instant admission into college.
Middle School Students Get Lesson on
Making Better Choices
Schuylerville Middle School students are giving rave reviews
to “Healthy Visions,” a weeklong program that visited the
school Sept. 22-26.
Teen Brain Expert Presentation Open to
Schuylerville parents are invited to attend a presentation
by nationally-renowned teen brain expert, Michael Nerney, at
Stillwater High School on Monday, Nov. 17. Nerney will be
speaking from 6:30-8 p.m. in the Stillwater High School
Schuylerville Middle School Scholastic
Schuylerville Middle School students are invited to
participate in the Scholastic Book Fair, which will take
place in the upstairs hallway of the middle school Thursday,
Nov. 13 through Tuesday, Nov. 18 (8 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.) and
during a family event on Nov. 14 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. To
shop online, click
Schuylerville High School Drama Club
Presents “Little Shop of Horrors”
The Schuylerville High School drama club is inviting
classmates, teachers, parents and community members to its
performance of “Little Shop of Horrors” on Friday, Nov. 7
and Saturday, Nov. 8 in the Schuylerville High School
Greenwich Elks Lodge Donates
Dictionaries to Schuylerville Third Graders
Third grade students at Schuylerville Elementary School each
received a free student dictionary on Wednesday, Oct. 22.
The dictionaries were delivered by Greenwich Elks Lodge
members Karen and Ted Hogan.
Schuylerville’s Carter Fritch Ends High
School Golf Career
Schuylerville High School senior Carter Fritch finished his
golf season Thursday, Oct. 16 at the ABCD sectional round at
Orchard Creek in Altamont, NY.
Schuylerville Students Celebrate Fall
Schuylerville students celebrated fall homecoming with a pep
rally & home football game (Schuylerville defeated
Cobleskill 40-2). [photo
$3 Admission for Sectional Football Game
on Friday, Oct. 24
This Friday night's home sectional football game vs. Albany
Academy at 7 p.m. will have an admission charge of $3.00 for
Schuylerville Varsity Volleyball Team
Raises $1900 for Cancer Research
The Schuylerville varsity volleyball team competed in the
sixth annual “Power of Pink” volleyball tournament at
Queensbury High School on Saturday, Oct. 11.
Kickin' Out Cancer Event Raises $1400
The Schuylerville boys and girls varsity soccer teams helped
raise $1400 for the American Cancer Society during the
Kickin’ Out Cancer event on Oct. 8.
Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office
Launches New Sex Offender Registration Website
The Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office has launched a new sex
offender registration and public notification website called
Free Crafting Event for Kids
Children ages 5-12 are invited to take part in a fall
crafting event at the Greenwich Elks Lodge on Friday, Nov.
here for event details.