HOPE Committee Boutiques happening each month for GFSD families

The HOPE Committee of Glens Falls City Schools works to build and support trusting relationships with district families by compassionately filling the needs of students for clothing and food. We fulfill this mission by welcoming Glens Falls school community members into our HOPE Boutique once a month, where guests can “shop” for free clothing items, …

October is Bullying Prevention Month

Character education happens year-round in GF Nation, and October brings a special focus on anti-bullying efforts. Classroom lessons, assemblies, and conversations around the district are focusing on kindness, inclusion, being an active bystander, and much more. All schools, district-wide, will participate in Unity Day on Wednesday, October 23rd. Please explore the following resources to learn …

Stanley E. Rummel tribute: Video of the ceremony

  On Sunday, September 8, 2019, at 2:00PM, in the Glens Falls High School Auditorium, a ceremony was held to pay tribute to former, long-time Glens Falls High School Assistant Principal, Stanley E. Rummel. During his time at Glens Falls High, he touched and impacted the lives of thousands of students, parents, teachers and administrators. …

GFHS senior Nicholas West named a National Merit Commended Student

Congratulations to GFHS senior Nicholas West, who has been named a  Commended Student in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program. The scholastically talented senior received a letter of commendation from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program. About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise. …

School District Foundation’s golf tournament is Sept. 14

The School District Foundation of Glens Falls is beginning its second decade of providing scholarships, professional projects, and student activities not covered by the school district budget. In the last decade, the Foundation has provided more than $71,000 in scholarships alone to many graduating seniors. The community’s support of the Foundation has allowed for opportunities …

Retired Glens Falls School District Administrator Stanley E. Rummel to be honored

On Sunday, September 8, 2019, at 2:00PM, in the Glens Falls High School Auditorium, a ceremony will be held to pay tribute to former, long-time, Glens Falls High School Assistant Principal, Stanley E. Rummel.  During his time at Glens Falls High, he touched and impacted the lives of thousands of students, parents, teachers and administrators. …

School Supply Lists for 2019-2020

Can’t wait for the first day of school in September? Neither can we! Get a jump start on the new year right now by collecting the supplies your child will need. Lists are available for download here: Jackson Heights supply list: 2019-20 Kensington supply list: 2019-20 Big Cross supply list: 2019-20 Middle School supply list: …

2019-2020 School calendar dates

The school year calendar for 2019-20 has been set. Please note: the first day of school is Wednesday, Sept. 4; Holiday break is Dec. 23–Jan. 3; and Graduation is June 27, 2020. View the full year in the one-page PDF downloadable here. View the pages of the printed district-wide calendar in the PDF downloadable here. …

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