Nov. 24 Parent Update: “Yellow Zone” preparations and consent for school-based COVID-19 testing

You may be following the developments in Syracuse, Rochester, and Buffalo, as their communities are entering “Yellow, Orange, and Red Zones” due to a rise in COVID-19 illness. These designations have a direct impact on schools within the zones. Fortunately, our area has not been designated as a Yellow Zone …. yet. Here in Glens …

Nov. 13 Parent Update: Testing out of a travel quarantine; ripple effects on Glens Falls school operations

Thanksgiving is here, and we are very grateful to every family in our school community who has worn masks, washed hands, and kept distance from friends and neighbors alike. These habits may grow increasingly irritating, as we are all sick and tired of this pandemic and what COVID prevention requires of us. But YOUR actions …

Board of Education Nov. 2 meeting: Live Stream recording

The Board of Education’s November 2nd meeting was live-streamed for members of the community. The virtual meeting began at 7 p.m. and can be viewed below. BOE meeting: Nov. 2, 2020 from Glens Falls City Schools on Vimeo. All Board of Education members and administrators participated remotely via Google Meet. Board of Education agendas and …

COVID case update: October 23, 2020

Today, Glens Falls City School administrators were notified that an individual at Big Cross Street School tested positive for COVID-19. This individual has not been in the school building or on school grounds since Tuesday, Oct. 20th. As soon as we were notified of the positive case, the Superintendent was in direct contact with Warren …

Considering COVID in gatherings for holidays, activities, and celebrations

Parent/Guardian update for Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020 It is critical that you notify the school nurse and/or principal right away if your child is being tested for COVID. We keep this information private, but use it to plan for possible exposure protocols. Please help us keep GF Nation Strong by being honest and proactive as …

Regular COVID-19 updates for GF Nation Families

Oct. 21 Parent Update: Considering COVID in gatherings for holidays, activities, and celebrations It is critical that you notify the school nurse and/or principal right away if your child is being tested for COVID. We keep this information private, but use it to plan for possible exposure protocols. Please help us keep GF Nation Strong …

COVID “presumed positive” designation and return-to-school protocols

Under NYS Department of Health’s requirements released September 30, 2020, if a student or staff member has any COVID-19 symptoms, they have 48 hours to see a doctor and either receive a negative COVID-19 test result or get diagnosed with something other than COVID-19. If they cannot or refuse to see a doctor, school and …

Open House links for Middle + High Schools

The Middle School’s Open House Flipgrid can be viewed here: https://flipgrid.com/05791338 The High School’s Open House Google Slide Deck can be viewed here:  Google Slides  

Oct. 5th Board of Education Meeting live stream link

The Board of Education’s October 5th  meeting was live-streamed for members of the community. The virtual meeting began at 7 p.m. and can be viewed below.   BOE Meeting – October 5, 2020 from Glens Falls City Schools on Vimeo. All Board of Education members and administrators participated remotely via Google Meet. Board of Education …

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