Join in the celebration of our 2016 State Championship Football Team this
Friday! The team and coaching staff will board trucks in front of the High
School at 5:15 p.m. and process downtown to City Park (behind Crandall Public
Library), where they will help the Mayor light up the Christmas tree. Parade
route is Sherman Ave. to Glen St. to Bay Rd. to Maple St. Team arrival at
City Park is estimated at 5:30 p.m. Tree lighting is scheduled for 5:45 p.m.
We just can't say "THANK YOU" enough to our “school superheroes”—our
teacher aides, teaching assistants, secretaries, custodians, and many other
team members—who play a crucial role in every school building, every day. Read
about Friday's honoree, teaching assistant Missy Mallory
[ HERE ].
Big Cross elementary participated in UNITY DAY on October 19th, wearing
PHOTOS ] and standing together against bullying — united for kindness,
acceptance and inclusion. The event by PACER’s National Bullying Prevention
Center is part of National Bullying Prevention Month.
[ MORE ]
Former Superintendent Tom McGowan was back in a Glens Falls classroom this
month, giving a mini-lesson to third graders who had just received their very
own dictionaries. [ MORE ]
Glens Falls school nurses are encouraging families to read the Flu Guide
[ AVAILABLE HERE ]. Keep your
children safe; make sure they are vaccinated every fall or winter. For more
information from the NYS Department of Health, please click
[ HERE ].
"I would like to welcome everyone back for another great year ahead! The new school year is just around the corner and thanks to the hard work of our faculty, administration, and staff, we are ready for our students to return. [ MORE ]
[ HERE ] is a
one-page printable version of the 2016-17 district calendar that includes
school breaks, holidays, and Regents exam days. The detailed 2016-17 calendar
is in PDF format [
HERE ]. Any district resident may request a printed calendar by
calling the district office at 792-1212.
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 ]