Bucket Fillers for Nov. 30

Ten Schuylerville Elementary School students were recognized as “Bucket Fillers” on Friday, Nov. 30 for exhibiting positive behaviors and doing good deeds. Click here to learn more about the Bucket Fillers program.

Mr. Craner named Teacher of the Week

Schuylerville High School band teacher Michael Craner has been named TCT Federal Credit Union and Adirondack Broadcasting Teacher of the Week for the week of Nov. 26, 2018. His nomination reads: “Mr. Craner is excellent at getting students excited about learning how to play and understand music. He always encourages his students to work hard …

Students elected, receive awards at state leadership conference

A group of Schuylerville High School student council members attended the New York State Council on Leadership and Student Activities (NYS CLSA) Conference from Nov. 18-20 in Niagara Falls. The annual conference brings together a diverse group of students from around the state to gain leadership skills, share ideas through networking and meet other student …

Information on Elementary School photo retakes

Parents or guardians of Schuylerville Elementary School students wishing to have their child’s photo retaken on Wednesday, Dec. 5 should be aware of the following: Parents/guardians must call Adirondack School Portraits (518-792-7919) to have their child’s name added to their list prior to Dec. 5. There will be a $3.00 sitting fee that needs to …

District pulls romaine lettuce amid recall

The Schuylerville Central School District Food Services department has disposed of all romaine lettuce on-hand and will be using green leaf or other varieties until the CDC deems romaine safe to consume again. The district’s lettuce is always sourced from the United States and washed before serving. Click here to learn more about the recall.

District to re-bid building project

The Schuylerville Central School District is moving forward with a re-bid of the $24.7 million capital project, after construction bids came back over voter approved allocation. “Opening the bids was disappointing,” said Business Manager Marian Chrisman. “We believe a delayed state approval process, along with rising costs of labor, materials, and a schematic design of …

Four student-athletes sign National Letters of Intent

Four Schuylerville High School seniors signed National Letters of Intent with Division I and II schools on Tuesday, Nov. 20. Emily Swenson signed with Brown University for rowing, Justin Carte signed with Drexel University to play lacrosse, Andrew Phillips signed with The College of Saint Rose to play lacrosse, and Ben Follos signed with The …

Holiday book fair to feature Schuylerville teacher

Darrin Renner, a social studies teacher at Schuylerville Middle School, will be featured during the first annual Children’s Holiday Book Fair “Let’s Talk About Books” event at the Strand Theater in Hudson Falls on Friday, Nov. 23. Renner is the author of the historical fiction book “The Adventures of Silas Freethorn: A Puritan Tale” set …