Students raise $5,000 for juvenile
Schuylerville Elementary School students have helped raise
more than $5,000 for the Juvenile Diabetes Research
National Honor Society inducts new
The Schuylerville National Honor Society (NHS) inducted 30
new members during a ceremony on Wednesday, May 18.
Boys sprint medley relay team qualifies
School records were broken and four Schuylerville High
School track team members qualified for nationals on Friday,
May 20 at the Schuylerville Classic.
Results show district water is safe
Water at the Schuylerville Central School District is clean
and safe to drink, according to recent water test results.
10th grade student donates toys to
Schuylerville Elementary School students in Amy Jordan’s
life skills class got a surprise on Thursday, May 19 when a
high school student dropped off dozens of toys to their
Boys tennis team wins sectional title
The Schuylerville High School boys varsity tennis team has
been named the Class B Section II champion.
High School Art Show preview
The Schuylerville High School Art Show is less than a week
away and the dozens of projects that are going to be
featured are nearly complete.
High School honor roll for third quarter
Schuylerville High School Principal Matthew Sickles has
announced students accomplishing notable achievement during
the third marking period.
Middle School honor roll for third
Schuylerville Middle School Principal Katie Elsworth has
announced the high-achieving students who have made the
honor roll for the third marking period.
High Five students recognized for
raising academic averages
More than three dozen Schuylerville students are being
recognized as High Five students for increasing their
academic averages a minimum of five points from the second
to third quarter.
Senior named Time Warner Cable News
Anna Moreau, a senior at Schuylerville High School, has been
named Time Warner Cable News Scholar Athlete of the Week.
Middle school students help promote
While seventh and eighth grade students at Schuylerville
Middle School have been hard at work preparing for the
Spring 7 & 8 Band and Chorus Concert on Thursday, May 19,
their classmates have been helping by promoting the event.
Voters pass school budget, bus leasing
Schuylerville Central School District residents passed a
$34.1 million budget for the 2016-17 school year by a vote
of 361 to 60 on May 17.
Fifth-graders demonstrate science fair
Fifth-graders at Schuylerville Elementary School
demonstrated their science fair projects to teachers, staff,
parents and classmates on Tuesday, May 17.
Voters to decide on leasing school buses
As part of the May 17 budget vote, voters will also consider
that would allow the Schuylerville Central School District
to start leasing
its school buses, rather than purchasing them.
No tax levy increase in proposed 2016-17
Schuylerville residents will go to the polls on Tuesday, May
17, to vote on a proposed $34.1 million budget for the
2016-17 school year.
NHS Induction Ceremony time change
The National Honor Society Induction Ceremony scheduled for
7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 18 has been pushed back to 8:00
Budget newsletter available online
The Schuylerville Central School District's budget
newsletter is now available to view online by clicking
Boys relay team breaks oldest school
The Schuylerville High School boys 4x400 relay team
shattered the oldest school record on Friday, May 13.
#TeamSkylar celebrates classmate’s
return to school
Hundreds of Schuylerville Middle School students gathered
Friday morning to celebrate the return of their classmate
who has been battling a brain tumor.
Eight athletes attend leadership summit
Eight Schuylerville High School athletes shared ideas with
more than 70 athletes from seven other schools during the
Foothills Council’s Athletic Leadership Summit on May 12 at
Fulton–Montgomery Community College.
State Senate passes law named for
The state Senate has passed a version of a law named for a
Schuylerville eighth grader who was denied the opportunity
to speak at the sentencing of a driver who caused a car
accident that injured her father.
National Junior Honor Society induction
Due to sports conflicts, the National Junior Honor Society
induction ceremony scheduled for Wednesday, May 11 has been
rescheduled to Tuesday, May 24 at 7:30 p.m. Please contact
Mr. Robinson if you have any further questions.
Environmental Club takes first at
The Schuylerville High School environmental club took
several first place finishes at the Saratoga Regional
Environthon on Wednesday, May 4 at Saratoga Spa State Park,
with the school’s boys team winning the entire event.
One running for available Board of
In addition to casting ballots on the 2016-17 budget
proposal, Schuylerville residents will also have the
opportunity to vote in the Board of Education election.
Varsity field hockey coach named coach
of the year
Schuylerville varsity field hockey coach Erin Lloyd is being
recognized as the Class C coach of the year for Section II.
Schuylerville coaches offer summer
sports camp for girls
Three Schuylerville varsity sports coaches will host a
summer sports camp for girls going into grades 3-8 from June
Spring sports teams recognized for
Congratulations are extended to three spring 2016 varsity
sports teams that have achieved the New York State Public
High School Athletic Association Scholar Athlete Team Award.
Boys relay teams set new school records
Two boys varsity track relay teams set new school records at
the Colonie Relays on Saturday, May 7.
Senior to shoot NCAA rifle at University
of North Georgia
Schuylerville High School senior Eric Azotea has accepted an
offer to shoot NCAA rifle for National Champion Coach Tori
Kostecki at the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega in
the fall of 2016.
Local volunteer inspires high school
A group of Schuylerville High School students in Peter
Schmidt’s Spanish II class had a special visitor on Tuesday,
May 3 who spoke about the value of learning a second
Fall sports start dates
Schuylerville JV and varsity fall sports will begin Aug. 15.
Modified fall sports will begin no earlier than Aug. 22
(modified football will begin Aug. 22). For details, see
schedules listed by sport on the
Dollars for Scholars to hold Giffy’s BBQ
fundraiser May 10
Schuylerville’s Dollars for Scholars is holding a Giffy’s
barbecue fundraiser on Tuesday, May 10 from 4 to 7 p.m. at
Schuylerville Elementary School. Click
here for more details.
Junior First Lego League sees success in
The Junior First Lego League (Jr. FLL), run by PEP (Parents
as Education Partners), is looking forward to a second
season after recently wrapping up its first year at
Schuylerville Elementary School.
Schuylerville Public Library plans
The Schuylerville Public Library will be offering additional
programming this summer thanks to a grant from the Saratoga
Arts Council. In addition to the library’s regular summer
events, children will have the opportunity to explore
different cultures through an “around the world” program.
Schuylerville Middle School Regents
Schuylerville Middle School is offering review classes for
students taking the Earth Science Regents or Algebra Common
Core exam in June.
Schuylerville High School offers Regents
Schuylerville High School is offering several Regents review
classes for students taking exams in June.
Robotics team to compete in national
The Schuylerville Robotics Team will compete in the FRC
USFIRST Robotics National Championship in St. Louis
beginning Thursday, April 28.
Seniors clean up Hudson Crossing Park
Schuylerville High School seniors clean up Hudson Crossing
Park as part of a community service project.
Schuylerville Elementary School gains
national recognition as Green Ribbon School
On Earth Day, April 22, Managing Director of the White House
Council on Environmental Quality Christy Goldfuss joined
U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King, Jr. to announce
that Schuylerville Elementary School is among the 2016 U.S.
Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools award honorees.
Elementary school students raise $4,465
for Ronald McDonald House
Schuylerville Elementary School students used their reading
skills to help raise more than $4,400 for the Albany Ronald
Spanish Club donates food items, $350 to
The Schuylerville High School Spanish Club raised more than
$300 for the St. Therese’s Food Pantry in Gansevoort after a
month-long food drive and 3-on-3 basketball fundraiser.
Schuylerville Athletics to hold varsity
The Schuylerville Athletic Department will hold a banquet on
Wednesday, June 1 to honor Schuylerville High School varsity
Four high school students win essay
contest, honored by
Four Schuylerville High School students are being recognized
by Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner for essays they wrote about
women who have made a difference.
Booster club donates $5,000, sets up 20
year athletic scholarship
The Schuylerville Black Horses All-Sports Booster Club has
made two donations to the Schuylerville Athletic Department
to benefit current and future Schuylerville athletes.
Schuylerville track teams set new
records, boys win title
The Schuylerville High School boys and girls track teams set
several new records at the Stillwater Warrior Relays on
Saturday, April 16.
Schuylerville’s Julia Freemire signs
letter of intent
Schuylerville High School senior Julia Freemire has signed
her National Letter of Intent to attend Niagara University
and run cross country in the fall.
Online sports physical scheduling begins
The Schuylerville Central School District has made online
scheduling available through Canyon Creek to give student
athletes and their parents greater flexibility in scheduling
a sport’s physical this spring for the fall season.
Basketball game and silent auction to
benefit student with brain tumor
A benefit basketball game and silent auction will be held on
Friday, April 15 to help a Schuylerville Middle School
student who was diagnosed with a rare brain tumor.
Fall Sports Sign Ups
Fall sport sign ups will be held on Monday, April 18 and
Tuesday, April 19 during middle school and high school
physical education classes.
High School English teacher receives
At the Board of Education meeting on Monday, April 11,
Schuylerville High School English teacher Ross Marvin
received a tenure appointment.
WNYT's Bob Kovachick visits
Schuylerville Middle School
A group of Schuylerville Middle School students is learning
about the weather from a meteorologist they've seen on
Summer Technology Enrichment Program
(STEP) Returns to Schuylerville for 2016
Schuylerville’s popular Summer Technology Enrichment Program
(STEP) is returning to Schuylerville High School for 2016
after a successful 2015 summer session.
Food Services to begin offering after
school snack at high school
Beginning on Monday, April 11, Schuylerville High School
students will be able to buy food from the cafeteria during
Schuylerville student artwork selected
for juried art show at The Hyde Collection
Four Schuylerville High School students will have their
artwork featured at the 25th Annual Regional Juried High
School Art Exhibition at The Hyde Collection in Glens Falls.
Senior advances to state FFA competition
Schuylerville High School senior Janet Hanehan will be
competing next month in the New York State FFA Convention.
Students explore new foods during
Rainbow Food Week
During the week of March 29, Schuylerville Elementary School
students had the opportunity to try a variety of fruits and
vegetables they don’t typically see in the cafeteria.
Relay for Life team to hold silent
auction April 21
The Schuylerville Relay for Life team is asking for
donations for its silent auction on Thursday, April 21, to
benefit the American Cancer Society.
Schuylerville students help reduce
A new system is now in place in the Schuylerville Elementary
and Middle School cafeteria to help reduce waste.
FBLA to host fundraiser for community
The Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) will host a
"staff vs. seniors" basketball game on Friday, April 8 at
6:30 p.m. in the high school gym, to benefit Schuylerville
community member Diane Grooznack. Donations can be made at
High school offers AP review classes
Schuylerville High School is offering several Advanced
Placement (AP) review classes for students taking exams in
Reading skills tested at Battle of the
More than two-dozen Schuylerville Elementary School students
in third, fourth and fifth grade put their reading and
memorization skills to the test, taking part in the fifth
annual Battle of the Books on March 14 at Skidmore College.
Fundraiser to benefit robotics team trip
Members of the Schuylerville robotics team are hosting a
spaghetti dinner on Saturday, April 2 to help fund their
trip to the FRC USFIRST Robotics National Championship in
St. Louis April 27-30.
Sixth grade class uses Google Apps to
collaborate with students in Vietnam
Schuylerville Middle School students in Laurie Guyon’s sixth
grade ELA class are partnering with a school in Ho Chi Minh
City, Vietnam on a poetry project.
Schuylerville bowlers named Foothills
A group of Schuylerville bowlers is being recognized as part
of the Foothills All-Star team.
Quiz team takes second at Viking
The Schuylerville High School quiz team took home second
place at the annual Viking Challenge at Hudson Valley
Community College on March 16.
Board of Education adopts 2016-17 budget
The Schuylerville Board of Education adopted the proposed
$34.13 million budget at its regular meeting on Monday,
March 21. The budget proposal will result in a zero percent
tax levy increase.
Board recognizes student athletes
Six Schuylerville High School student athletes were
recognized by the Board of Education at its meeting on
Monday, March 21.
Elementary school receives state plaque
for GRS program
Schuylerville Elementary School has received a plaque from
the State Education Department for being named the 2016 New
York State Green Ribbon School.
FFA members showcase career development
skills, advance to sub-state competition
Eleven members of the Schuylerville FFA club are advancing
to compete in the Sub-State FFA Career Development
Robotics team advances to Nationals
The Schuylerville Robotics Team has won its first-ever bid
to the FRC USFIRST Robotics National Championship in St.
Louis April 27-30.
Schuylerville FFA members on the move
Members of the Schuylerville High School FFA have been busy
over the past month, from meeting with state legislators to
competing in career development event competitions.
Math League team wins championship
The Schuylerville High School Math League team has captured
the championship of the Warren-Washington-Saratoga County
Students celebrate Foreign Language Week
Students at Schuylerville High School celebrated Foreign
Language Week from March 7-11 by sampling lunches from
around the world.
Sophomore gives classmates history
Schuylerville High School sophomore Walter Taras brought his
passion for American history to his classmates on Friday,
Quiz Team qualifies for national
The Schuylerville High School Quiz Team has qualified for
the National Academic Championship and will travel to
Washington D.C., in June to compete.
Sixth-graders use robots to advance
Schuylerville Middle School students in Laurie Guyon’s
sixth-grade class are using robots to take a reading project
to the next level.