shortcut to content
Middle School masthead type graphic


Assistant Principal

14 Spring Street

Schuylerville, NY 12871

(518) 695-3255

District links heading
Schooling, caring, succeeding motto
About the Middle School heading

Serving students in grades 6-8, Schuylerville Middle School is dedicated to creating independent, confident and well-prepared young adults by addressing their individual social, emotional, intellectual and physical needs. The school is a true community, with collaboration among faculty, staff, students, administrators and parents. The Middle School's supportive environment fosters independence while, at the same time, immerses students in rich, challenging and purposeful educational experiences that will prepare them to become lifelong learners. [MORE]

random snapshots of students in the Schuylerville School District
Middle School News heading

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. [READ MORE]

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 show. [READ MORE]

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.” [READ MORE]

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, 2014.   [READ MORE]

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.  [READ MORE]

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. [READ MORE]

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. [READ MORE]

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.

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 Middle School "MVPs" for September & October

A group of Schuylerville Middle School students was recognized
Oct. 31, 2014 for presenting themselves in co-ordinance with the school’s Character Education, “words of the month.” The "MVPs" were rewarded for demonstrating respect throughout the months of September and October. [Read More]

Schuylerville Plans Allergy Awareness Activities

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. [Read More]

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. [READ MORE]

Teen Brain Expert Presentation Open to Schuylerville Parents

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 auditorium. [READ MORE]

Schuylerville Middle School Scholastic Book Fair

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 here.

8th Grade Field Trip Canceled

The 8th grade field trip scheduled for Thursday, October 16, 2014 has been postponed due to weather. [READ MORE] 

Outpouring of Support for Penniman Family

The Schuylerville Central School District would like to thank students, faculty, staff and community members for the outpouring of support for Mrs. Penniman and her family.  [READ MORE] 

Fire Prevention Day

As some of you may know, on Saturday Mrs. Penniman, 5th grade teacher, lost her house to a fire. Her family is ok, but she lost all of her possessions. We are asking all Schuylerville staff and students to wear red and donate $1.00 on Friday, October 3, during fire prevention day. All of our proceeds will go to Mrs. Penniman and her family. [READ MORE] 

Winter Sports Sign Ups

Middle School & High School students can begin signing up for winter sports on October 14. [READ MORE] 

Annual Title I Meeting

The annual Title I meeting will be held Friday, October 10 at 3:00 p.m. in the High School auditorium. Click here for more details. [PDF]

What You Should Know for the 2014-2015 Influenza Season

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reports that Flu activity is low across the United States now, but usually begins to increase in October. With this in mind, Schuylerville Central School District is providing a guide to parents, students and community members regarding the flu.


Healthy Visions Brings Anti-Bullying Message to Schuylerville

An award-winning program focused on helping teenagers make better choices and have stronger relationships is visiting Schuylerville Middle School this week. [READ MORE] 

First Day of Classes at Schuylerville Middle School

Schuylerville Middle School students were ready to learn as they began the 2014-2015 school year. [Photo Gallery]

New Security Measure at Elementary & Middle Schools

In an effort to increase the security of its schools, the Schuylerville Central School District is installing a video intercom entry system, called AIPHONE, at both the elementary school and middle school. [READ MORE]

6th Grade Open House

6th graders and their families spent the last night of summer vacation getting acquainted with the Middle School. [Photo Gallery]    

September Breakfast/Lunch Menus Now Available

The breakfast and lunch menus are now posted for September. Click here to see what’s being served the first month of school.


Middle School Schedules Sent Home

Middle School schedules for the 2014-2015 school year were put in the mail on Monday, August 11. They will be posted on Parent Portal on Wednesday, August 13. [READ MORE] 

Bus Route Information for 2014-2015 School Year

Transportation letters for students in Grades 1-12 have been mailed home for the upcoming school year.  [READ MORE]

High 5 for Fourth Quarter

Schuylerville students recognized for increasing their academic averages a minimum of five points from the third to fourth quarter. [READ MORE] 

Middle School Supply Lists Now Available

Supply lists for K-12 are now available online. Click here to find out what your child needs for the 2014-2015 school year.

Middle School Honor Roll for Fourth Quarter

Schuylerville Middle School Principal Katie Elsworth has announced the high-achieving students who have made the honor roll for the fourth marking period. [READ MORE] 

Daily Announcements information
Upcoming Events heading

November 24, 2014

John Halligan Anti-Bullying Student Assembly

John Halligan Anti-Bullying Parent Presentation, 7 p.m., HS Auditorium

November 26, 2014

Thanksgiving Recess. No school.

November 27, 2014

Thanksgiving Recess. No school.

November 28, 2014

Thanksgiving Recess. No school. 

[link to all middle school events]


shortcut to content