Marie Wiles, Ph.D., Superintendent
8 School Road, P.O. Box 18
Guilderland Center, NY 12085-0018
Phone: 518/456-6200, Fax: 518/456-1152
Tues., Dec. 9
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: HS LGI
Recognizing School-Related Professionals Day: Nov. 18, 2014
Tuesday, Nov. 18, is New York State School-Related Professionals Day. Read a letter (PDF) from Superintendent of Schools Dr. Marie Wiles to all GCSD staff honoring our bus drivers, clerical and secretarial staff, custodial, maintenance and buildings and grounds workers, food service staff, teaching assistants, and aides and monitors.
District to hold Future of Guilderland Schools Summit
The Guilderland Board of Education is leading a community-wide effort to seek local opinions on the future of our schools. To that end, on Wed., Nov. 19, the district will hold its first Future of Guilderland Schools Summit at Tech Valley High School in Albany. Learn more
How does GCSD communicate weather-related announcements?
With winter weather coming right around the corner,
we thought it would be a good time to explain how Guilderland
communicates weather-related announcements, be it closings, delays or
Upcoming recess days
Please note that there will be no school for all students from Wednesday, Nov. 26 through Friday, Nov. 28 for the Thanksgiving holiday. All school and district offices will also be closed on Thursday and Friday of that week.
5-Year Building Condition Survey RFP
St. Rose men’s basketball and women’s softball programs join students at FMS for Mix It Up at Lunch Day
District prepared to respond to health concerns Learn more
Guilderland part of consortium that wins $348,311 leadership grant
New York School Board Recognition Week: October 27-31
Guilderland Central School District is joining public school districts across the state the week of Oct. 27 to celebrate New York School Board Recognition Week and honor local board members for their commitment to Guilderland and its children. Learn more
Bestselling author Jeff Kinney to meet with district fifth and sixth graders
District ranked third in student performance in Albany area
Guilderland Central School District has been ranked No. 3 out of 83 districts in the Albany area in student performance in a report recently released by Business First. According to the publication, the rankings reflect the collective performance of each district's public schools from kindergarten through 12th grade over a period of four years. Learn more
National School Bus Safety Week:
Oct. 20-24, 2014
Student information updates
On Friday, September 12, 2014, a letter was distributed to all parents via the district's SchoolTool Parent & Student Portal highlighting some important details regarding student information updates in the new school year. In particular, the letter addresses changes to how report cards and Individual Student Reports (ISRs) for grade 3-8 assessments will be available to parents as well as information about verifying and updating your child's health information. View the letter
Health departments provide advice on preventing the spread of respiratory illness known as Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) Learn more
Have you verified/updated your child's student health information for the new school year? Learn more
District transitioning to paperless report cards in 2014-15
Beginning in the 2014-15 school year, Guilderland Central School District will be transitioning to a paperless report card system for all students, grades K-12. Report cards will no longer be sent or mailed home; instead, parents will be able to access and review their child’s report card online via the district’s SchoolTool Parent and Student Portal. Learn more
Guilderland Central School District Parents’ Bill of Rights for Data Privacy and Security
The Guilderland Central School District is committed
to ensuring student privacy in accordance with local, state and federal
regulations and district policies. To this end and pursuant to U.S.
Department of Education (DOE) regulations (Education Law §2-d), the
district is providing the following Parents’ Bill of Rights for Data
Privacy and Security.
District to release APPR scores by request
All GCSD parents or legal guardians have the right to request Annual Professional Performance Review (APPR) quality ratings and composite effectiveness scores for their child's current year's teacher(s) and principal(s). Learn more and download a request form
District parents invited to subscribe to Parent Today newsletter series
Parent Today is a free e-mail newsletter and companion website designed to help build a stronger bridge between families and the classroom. Learn more
Information flyer: What can we do about head lice and deer ticks?