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NYASP logo graphicGF Nation Chromebook stickers available from PTSA

The GFHS Parent-Teacher-Student Association is selling technology-approved stickers for the Chromebooks. Students in grades 7-12 can order any one of four sticker designs at $5 each. The order form can be downloaded  [ HERE ], and orders will be picked up from the HS and MS main offices each Friday.

ChromebookgraphicGrades 5/6 activity night now Oct. 16

The fifth- and sixth-grade Activity Night that was scheduled for September 25th from 4-6 pm has been cancelled and rescheduled for October 16th.

Photo of check presentationOrders now open for Middle School yearbooks

Yearbooks are now on sale and can be purchased on line [ HERE ]. Order forms are also available outside the main office. Yearbooks cost $20, and checks should be made out to GF Middle School.

MS front entrance photoCongratulations, Juliana Ogden!

Congratulations to Glens Falls Middle School teacher Juliana Ogden for being honored with the Post-Star‘s 2015 Twenty Under 40 award! The newspaper honors people younger than 40 who have demonstrated success and dedication to their careers, and who are role models in their trades or communities. The honorees will be awarded at a luncheon Sept. 23 at the Great Escape Lodge.

NYASP logo graphicGF Nation Fund awards cameras, yoga, and more

Glens Falls students are starting the school year with new Lego Robotics kits, digital cameras, a public address system for dances, and even some stress-reduction yoga stretching, thanks to support from the GF Nation Fund, a new 501(c)(3) group dedicated to supporting the extracurricular experience. [ MORE ]

ChromebookgraphicWelcome back packets mailed Aug. 28

Welcome to the 2015-16 school year, Middle School families! Look for your family’s welcome packet arriving in your mailbox within the next few days. It contains the PRINTED DISTRICT CALENDAR, the Middle School’s new MOBILE DEVICE USAGE POLICY, and Mr. Reed’s WELCOME LETTER, among other important information. The 5th Grade school supply list is available [ HERE ]. The list for grades 6—8 is available [ HERE ]. See you soon!

Photo of students/staffPrehistoric shark sighted in GFMS cafeteria—all 55 feet of him!

Megalodon, the prehistoric shark, has taken over the Glens Falls Middle School cafeteria. It was "shark week" for the 6th and 7th-graders in the middle school's summer jump-start program, designed to give students a boost in their core subjects for an even more successful year, come September. [ MORE ]

Photo of students/staffMiddle School “three-peats” as an Essential Elements School to Watch

New York State Regent Beverly Ouderkirk and many other dignitaries helped Glens Falls Middle School celebrate a prestigious accomplishment on Thursday—re-designation, yet again, as an Essential Elements School to Watch. Only 17 schools in New York State currently hold the honor, which is fewer than one percent statewide. [ MORE ]

GF arrowhead graphicReminder: Adults must accompany MS students

Middle School student spectators must be accompanied by a parent or other adult at all games and athletic contests.

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 ]