Third-graders donate to local food pantry

The entire third grade class at Schuylerville Elementary School helped make a donation to the Schuylerville Area Food and Emergency Relief (SAFER) and the Schuylerville Blessings box in December. The students were encouraged to bring in donations in lieu of a student gift exchange and/or teacher gifts for the holidays. “The activity is part of … Continue reading “Third-graders donate to local food pantry”

Student council to host winter semi-formal

The Schuylerville High School student council will host a winter semi-formal on Saturday, Feb. 4 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the elementary school. The theme of the dance is “Wish Upon a Star.” Tickets will go on sale Jan. 9 during lunch periods. Tickets purchased before Jan. 13 will be $10. Tickets purchased … Continue reading “Student council to host winter semi-formal”

Life Skills students run ‘jolly’ school store

Schuylerville Elementary School students in Amy Jordan’s life skills class helped their classmates complete some holiday shopping for family and friends. The students turned their SMILES school store into a holiday shop, with handmade crafts and special trinkets for sale. The life skills class was able to give back over $500 to children in the … Continue reading “Life Skills students run ‘jolly’ school store”

Donation made to help homeless shelter for teenagers

A local homeless shelter for teenagers is getting some help from the Schuylerville school community, thanks to the success of the Schuylerville Strong fundraiser. On Wednesday, Dec. 21, seniors Tylor Graham and Maydia Sorgie presented a check for more than $1,600 to Michael Lajeuness, director of WAIT House in Glens Falls. In October, the students … Continue reading “Donation made to help homeless shelter for teenagers”

High school math class raises $300 for those in need

Schuylerville High School students in Mr. DeGregory’s math class have raised $300 to help community members in need during the holiday season. The money will be split between the Caring and Sharing programs at both the high school and elementary and middle schools. A donation will also be made to the Schuylerville Area Food and … Continue reading “High school math class raises $300 for those in need”

Art club paints holiday mural for downtown business

The Schuylerville art club is helping make downtown Schuylerville festive for the holidays. On Wednesday, Dec. 15 a group of middle and high school students painted a holiday mural on the windows of AAC Chiropractic. The theme of the mural was the “Peanuts” gang. In November, students painted a Thanksgiving mural for the business. Club … Continue reading “Art club paints holiday mural for downtown business”

7th grade student advances to Capital Region Spelling Bee

After 18 rounds of spelling, a Schuylerville seventh-grader is moving on to the Capital Region Spelling Bee. Rebecca Brandt was one of nearly 40 Schuylerville students who participated in the district’s annual spelling bee on Thursday, Dec. 8. Brandt finished in first place, spelling the word tremulous correctly. Seventh-grader Anna Lail took second place and … Continue reading “7th grade student advances to Capital Region Spelling Bee”