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Box out bullying graphicBox Out Bullying parent workshop Tuesday, 9/16

Parents: we need YOU to be part of our comprehensive effort to "Box Out Bullying!" Make time to attend the elementary parent workshop Tuesday night (9/16) at 7 p.m. in the HS auditorium. Elementary students will all participate in the "Box Out Bullying" assemblies at BC, JH and KRS next week. Learn what they learn, and be part of our "Same-Page Mentality" as the school community works on this together. [ MORE HERE ]

Odyssey of the mind graphicJoin an Odyssey of the Mind team! (Or Coach!)

Would your kids like to design, build and operate vehicles to travel on tracks and make stops at different stations without touching the floor? How about putting a video game spin on the classic Greek myth of Pandora's Box? Got any funny meteorologists to perform a "wacky weather" forecast? All of these endeavors are challenges in this year's Odyssey of the Mind competition. Teams are forming now - get on board! [ MORE ]

graphic of WSWHE BOCESExplore the Chinese language and culture with Project Chinese

WSWHE BOCES, in collaboration with Glens Falls City School District, invites students in grades 1-12 to participate in Project Chinese, a language and culture initiative. Highlights include Tai Chi, dance, music, storytelling, games, arts and more. The program runs after-School on Tuesdays in October/November at The Southern Adirondack Education Center. Please see the [ REGISTRATION FLIER ] for details on program and cost.

GF arrowhead graphic2014-15 School district calendars

The detailed school year calendar is no longer mailed to every postal address in the City. A copy is included in each family packet for current students, and any Glens Falls City School District resident may request a calendar by calling the district office at 792-1481. You can download it [[ HERE ] as a PDF. A one-page printable version of the calendar that includes school breaks, holidays, and Regents exam days can be downloaded [ HERE ].

Special Olympics graphicVolunteers Needed for Special Olympics Fall Games

Nearly 1,000 athletes and coaches from across the state will participate in the 2014 State Fall Games October 17-19 — featuring competitions at Morse Athletic Complex! Volunteers are needed to: set up and break down sports venues, distribute lunches, help with Opening Ceremonies and Olympic Village, cheer, provide hospitality, and more. Please register online by visiting the volunteer registration page [ HERE ].

Photo of studentSeasonal Flu Guide for parents

The New York State Department of Health has released its flu guide for parents. Keep your children safe. Make sure they are vaccinated every fall or winter. Find clinics, test your "Flu IQ" and track flu activity [ HERE ]. For even more information, please see the CDC seasonal flu guide [ HERE ].

GF arrowhead graphicEducator scores available to parents and guardians

Under education law, parents and guardians of students may request the final quality rating and composite effectiveness score for each teacher and the principal of the school to which their child is assigned for the current school year. Read the process to request APPR ratings and scores [ HERE ]