Student athletes receive Foothills Council honors

More than a dozen Schuylerville High School athletes are being recognized by the Foothills Council. Each spring, the Foothills Council names one league MVP, three all-stars, and first team, second team and honorable mention for each sport. The students being recognized are listed below. Softball MVP Sara Baker 1st team Katie Lehan Hunter VanArnum 2nd … Continue reading “Student athletes receive Foothills Council honors”

Schuylerville Elementary launches summer reading initiative

Schuylerville Elementary School launched a summer reading initiative with a pep rally on Monday, June 13 for grades K-4. Teachers generated excitement for summer reading by putting on a skit called, “End Summer Boredom, Stop Brain Drain… Read!” where children’s favorite book characters came to life. The skit was followed by information about the summer … Continue reading “Schuylerville Elementary launches summer reading initiative”

Sixth-graders use technology to advance reading skills

Schuylerville Middle School students in Laurie Guyon’s sixth grade English class are using technology to help grow their literacy scores. Guyon was one of two teachers piloting the app “LightSail” for the 2015-16 school year. Her students read independently on LightSail as part of their 40-minute ELA block. According to the app’s real-time reading assessments, … Continue reading “Sixth-graders use technology to advance reading skills”

NYSSFA recognizes Schuylerville senior’s achievement

Claire Prunier, a senior at Schuylerville High School and salutatorian for the Class of 2016, recently received the Music Award from the New York State School Facilities Association (NYSSFA), for her outstanding choir performance. Peter Riggi, SFA Treasurer and superintendent of buildings and grounds for the Schuylerville Central School District, presented Claire with the $500 … Continue reading “NYSSFA recognizes Schuylerville senior’s achievement”