Fourth-graders celebrate becoming published authors

Schuylerville Elementary School students in David Bassani’s fourth grade class are celebrating becoming published authors, after their short stories were compiled into a book to keep in the school library. The class held a writing celebration on Tuesday, Nov. 22, where they each received a copy of the book and presented a copy to school … Continue reading “Fourth-graders celebrate becoming published authors”

Schuylerville students elected, receive awards at state leadership conference

Ten Schuylerville High School students had the opportunity to advance their skills in civic awareness, team building, and goal setting at the New York State Council on Leadership and Student Activities (NYS CLSA) Conference from Nov. 20-22 at the Honor’s Haven Resort in Ellenville, N.Y. The annual conference brings together a diverse group of students … Continue reading “Schuylerville students elected, receive awards at state leadership conference”

Important dates for elementary ski club

Two important dates are quickly approaching for parents of students who are interested in participating in elementary ski club (grades 3-6). On Thursday, Dec. 1 there will be a parent information night at 5:30 p.m. in the multipurpose room. It is suggested that parents new to ski club attend this meeting. And, a reminder that Thursday, … Continue reading “Important dates for elementary ski club”

Students attend regional leadership conference

Six Schuylerville Middle School and High School students are sharing ideas and skills with their peers after attending the BOCES Student Leadership Conference on Nov. 18. Nearly 200 students from Washington, Saratoga, Warren, Hamilton, and Essex counties gathered at the Great Escape Lodge for the annual conference. The goal of the conference is to enhance … Continue reading “Students attend regional leadership conference”

Schuylerville Strong fundraiser raises $1,674

The Schuylerville Strong fundraiser helped raise more than $1,600 to help support WAIT House, a homeless youth shelter in Glens Falls. The fundraiser was put together to show love and support for Schuylerville Special Education Director Lynn Mastrianni. Seniors Tylor Graham and Maydia Sorgie, who helped organize t-shirt sales and the ‘paint the school blue’ … Continue reading “Schuylerville Strong fundraiser raises $1,674”

Fall sports teams recognized for academic achievement

Congratulations are extended to seven fall 2016 varsity sports teams that have achieved the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Scholar Athlete Team Award. To qualify, each team must maintain a GPA of 90 or better. The teams are: Varsity Girls Cross Country Varsity Boys Cross Country Varsity Field Hockey Varsity Golf Varsity … Continue reading “Fall sports teams recognized for academic achievement”

Students learn importance of empathy, leadership at annual conference

More than 120 Schuylerville High School students are learning how to lead positive change in their school after attending the school’s third annual Student Leadership Conference on Tuesday, Nov. 15. During a keynote address, presenters from Sweethearts and Heroes spoke to students about the importance of empathy as it relates to leadership. “No one took … Continue reading “Students learn importance of empathy, leadership at annual conference”

Students learn financial literacy from Adirondack Trust

Schuylerville High School seniors are learning how to plan for their futures from a member of Adirondack Trust Company’s senior management team. Vice President and Investment Officer John Conroe spoke to students in Sarah Flowers’ and Heath Morris’ economics classes about the importance of financial literacy. “We all need to understand money because if we … Continue reading “Students learn financial literacy from Adirondack Trust”