Three students perform with Capital Region Wind Ensemble

Three Schuylerville High School students were selected to perform with the Capital Region Wind Ensemble (CRWE) on Sunday, March 25 at Schenectady County Community College. Seniors Derek Willson and Zach Galcik, as well as sophomore Meghan Clark were selected to play Robert Russell Bennett’s Suite of Old American Dances side-by-side with the musicians of CRWE …

National Honor Society inducts 30 new members

The Schuylerville High School National Honor Society (NHS) inducted 30 new members during a ceremony on Tuesday, March 27. The inductees were selected for membership based on outstanding scholarship, character, leadership and service. The ceremony featured several NHS traditions, including a candle ceremony, the bestowing of membership cards and the recognition of seniors. 2018 NHS …

Science teacher wins $500 for supplies

Schuylerville High School science teacher James Burleigh has $500 to spend on classroom supplies, thanks to the DoSomething.org “Thanks a Billion” campaign and a student nomination. As part of the campaign, students across the country were asked to show their appreciation for their favorite science teachers. Senior Derek Willson showed his appreciation by creating Mr. …

FBLA donates 1,061 items to SAFER

Schuylerville Middle School students in the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) club donated more than 1,000 items to the Schuylerville Area Food and Emergency Relief (SAFER) on Friday, March 16. It was all part of the club’s annual food drive challenge, which ran from February to March.

Bucket Fillers for March 23

Eight Schuylerville Elementary School students were recognized as “Bucket Fillers” on Friday, March 23 for exhibiting positive behaviors and doing good deeds. Click here to learn more about the Bucket Fillers program.

Information on Excelsior Scholarship

Schuylerville High School seniors who are interested in applying for the Excelsior Scholarship should be aware that the application for the 2018-19 academic year will open to new applicants on Monday, March 26 at 9 a.m. and closes on Monday, July 23 at 11:59 p.m. In order to apply, students must meet eligibility requirements, including: …

Stone Bridge Iron & Steel donates book on engineering

Schuylerville first- and second-graders learned about engineering, creativity and perseverance through a new book donated to the elementary school library. On Tuesday, March 6, James Alheim from Stone Bridge Iron & Steel, Inc. visited the library to read “Rosie Revere, Engineer” to one first grade and one second grade library class. The book tells the …

Spanish Club donates 170 books to NICUs

Schuylerville High School Spanish club members are helping to provide books to Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICU) across the state. The club held a “bookraiser” from Jan. 17 to Feb. 14 to help support “Project: Cameron’s Story,” a nonprofit organization whose goal is to help parents with premature babies form a bond with their babies …

Schuylerville students compete at Regional SkillsUSA Competition

Ten Schuylerville High School students in the Career and Technical Education program, offered through BOCES, took part in the Regional SkillsUSA Competition on March 14. The regional competition, held at Schenectady County Community College and Stratton Air National Guard Base, pitted the top winners from local competitions from eight technical schools from northeastern New York. …