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Photo of students/staffMeningococcal vaccine required for 7th, 12th graders

As of September 1, 2016, all students entering 7th and 12th grades must be fully vaccinated against meningococcal disease in order to attend school. The meningococcal vaccine protects against serious and sometimes deadly diseases such as meningitis (an infection of the lining of the brain and spinal cord) and sepsis (blood infections). Details from NYSDOH are [ HERE ].

GF arrowhead graphic2016-17 school calendar available here

Wondering about next school year? [ 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 ], and is now being printed and will be mailed to all current students during the last week of August. Any district resident may request a printed calendar by calling the district office at 792-1212.

GF arrowhead graphicHigh School Principal position opening

The Glens Falls City School District is seeking an outstanding leader for the Glens Falls High School. See the district's [ EMPLOYMENT PAGE ] for additional details.

GF arrowhead graphicGlens Falls High: 2016 Silver Award from U.S. News and World Report

In the U.S. News Best High Schools 2016 rankings, Glens Falls High School placed 187th within New York (#2069 in the National Rankings) and earned a silver medal! Schools are ranked based on their performance on state-required tests and how well they prepare students for college. Read more on our U.S. News overview page [ HERE ].

photo of students/staffHigh School awards celebrate student accomplishments

More than 60 students at Glens Falls High School were honored with 89 different awards, scholarships and other designations at the school’s annual awards program on June 2. The event began with recognition of the Class of 2016’s Top Students, including valedictorian Kyle Frank, salutatorian Heidi Whalen, and Emily Haas, Nora Borgos, Madison Jackson, Melanie Catone, Christine Hogan, Cheyenne McQuain, Gabrielle Davis, Hannah Jones, and Jaquelin Mignot. For more details on each of the Top Students and a complete listing of all awards given out on June 2, see the High School's awards and honors page [ HERE ].

photo of High School buildingGet involved in the High School PTSA!

By volunteering with the PTSA (Parent Teacher Student Association), you'll be helping to support our students in meaningful ways. The PTSA works to maintain a supportive and encouraging community for the entire school—which, in turn, creates the most educational environment possible for all children. You can share ideas, concerns, and experiences to make the school year better for everyone. Visit the GFHS PTSA website for [ MORE ].

GF Nation Fund graphicYou can make a difference with GF Nation Fund

Attention Alumni and Friends of Glens Falls Schools: There’s a new way to help and support our students. Take a minute and visit www.gfnationfund.org and see what we are all about. YOU can make a difference simply by signing in and becoming part of our outreach network. Having a reunion or gathering? We would love to know about it. And, please get the word out. WE NEED YOU!

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 ]

Photo of studentLater start time helps boost academic success

Data from the 2012-13 school year at GFHS shows that course failures and student tardiness are down after a year of starting classes at 8:26 a.m. Read the Post Star article [ HERE ]