GFMS 8th Graders Put On Art Show

The art room in Glens Falls Middle School was transformed into a world-class gallery this week as students had the opportunity to show off their most recent projects. Art teacher Jennifer Girard challenged her students to create works of art that were a reflection of their own identities. Students responded by creating images that reflected …

Developing Glens Falls’ New Mascot: Timeline and Process

NYSED has ordered all school districts in the state to remove the “Indian” mascot and associated icons (the arrowhead included) from the public school system.  Specifically, the order states, “​​the court’s decision establishes that public school districts are prohibited from utilizing Native American mascots. Arguments that community members support the use of such imagery or …

Warren Co. Sheriff Officer Peter Casertino is new SRO

Students, parents, and staff will notice a familiar face in a “new” uniform this week, as Officer Pete Casertino joins GFSD as a School Resource Officer! As a Warren Co. Sheriff’s Deputy, he will have a desk at the Middle School and work district-wide, in partnership with current GFPD SRO John Norton, to provide additional …

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