Australian author shares anti-bullying message with Schuylerville students

Schuylerville Elementary and Middle Schools teamed up with the Schuylerville Public Library to bring an anti-bullying initiative to students in grades 3-6. Families were asked to read the book “I am Jack” by Susanne Gervay. The main character in the book, Jack, is inspired by Gervay’s own son and his experiences with bullying. “Bullying is, …

Kickin’ Out Cancer event raises $1,300

The Schuylerville boys and girls varsity soccer teams helped raise $1,300 for the American Cancer Society during the Kickin’ Out Cancer event Oct. 13. The third annual fundraiser included basket raffles, pink balloon sales, a 50/50 raffle, a halftime walk and more. All of the proceeds were donated to the American Cancer Society. “It was …

Varsity field hockey team wins Foothills Council, goes undefeated

In just its second year in the Foothills Council, the Schuylerville varsity field hockey team clinched the league title. The undefeated Black Horses went 16-0 and outscored their opponents 71-5. Coach Erin Lloyd says the team is cohesive and united. She says the team motto is “work horse.” “This group of seniors has dedicated so …

Middle school students go pink and purple for cancer awareness

Schuylerville Middle School students wore pink and purple to school on Friday, Oct. 16 to show their support for cancer awareness. It was all part of the school’s annual ‘Go Pink Day’ in recognition of October being National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Students were also wearing purple to show support for Samantha Toleman, a Class …

Approved efficiency plan means rebate checks for Schuylerville homeowners

The Tax Freeze/Government Efficiency Plan submitted by the Schuylerville Central School District has been approved by the New York State Division of the Budget and will be forwarded to the Department of Taxation and Finance. The approval ensures that Schuylerville homeowners will receive a rebate check on their property taxes. “We are pleased that our …

District launches Data Dashboard

Schuylerville community residents are encouraged to check out the new Data Dashboard on the district’s homepage. The feature is located under the orange “Quick Links” section or by clicking here. The data dashboard features total enrollment, graduation rate, Regents results, Regents trend analysis, grade level data, a budget overview and more.

Varsity volleyball team raises $2,640 for American Cancer Society

The Schuylerville varsity volleyball team will donate more than $2,000 to the American Cancer Society at the annual Queensbury Power of Pink Volleyball tournament on Saturday, Oct. 10. The team raised $1,140 through a basket raffle and DKB Logistic generously matched that amount. The team also purchased t-shirts, whose proceeds go to the American Cancer …