These students have it all: Scholarship, Leadership, Service, and Character!

The Glens Falls chapter of National Honor Society welcomed 31 new members during an induction ceremony November 15th at the High School. NHS recognizes outstanding high school students who have demonstrated leadership, a commitment to service, and good character, in addition to high academic achievement. Newly-inducted members include: Brianna Aiken, Dylan Anselment,  McKenna Austin, Dominic …

GFHS VIP award-winners show core values

More than 80 Glens Falls High School students were recognized this fall with a VIP award for putting one of the school’s core values into action: Positivity (optimism, the student views challenges as opportunities for growth) Kindness (the student is friendly and generous, the student builds others up) Perseverance (persistence, the student doesn’t give up …

All-State musicians travel to Rochester for pinnacle concert

They’re the best in the state! Glens Falls High School vocalists Ryan Burchfield, Lily Duerr, Erin Stockdale, and Lison Tunick, and saxophonist Sean Pettis, have all earned spots in the prestigious New York State School Music Association All-State performance groups. Only nine hundred students out of thousands from high schools across New York State were …

Celebrating Support Professionals: Kate McKillip, Teaching Assistant at the High School

Down a quiet high school hallway is a partitioned, naturally-lit classroom painted with sky-blue walls called the Alternative Learning Area. “The ALA room is multi-functional,” explains Teaching Assistant Kate McKillip, who works with students in ALA. “A student may be here for a disciplinary reason for a full day (such as an in-school suspension), or …

Celebrating Support Professionals: Kyle Morse, IT Helpdesk Technician

Picture this … you’re leading an elementary classroom that’s buzzing with excitement over a new Google Expedition to the bottom of the ocean. 20 virtual reality goggles all set up? Check. 20 eager faces ready to scuba dive from their classroom seats? Check. 20 device connections looking strong? Check. And then … a technology glitch …

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