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August 29, 2016

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

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Date: Tues., Sept. 13
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: H.S. LGI

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FMS Butterfly Station and Organic Garden wraps up successful 18th season
Summer 2016 was one for the record books! The butterfly house saw over 1500 visitors and the native plant garden donated nearly 900 pounds of organic produce to local food shelters. A special thanks to Butterfly Station Director Jennifer Phillips, Organic Garden Coordinator Christina Jager, and the student volunteers for all their hard work.
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2015-16 Awards Newsletter now available
A compilation of kudos and congratulations from the 2015-16 school year. Bravo to everyone honored in this issue! VIEW THE NEWSLETTER (PDF)

 

2016-17 recommended summer reading lists now available
The Guilderland Recommended Reading web page has been created to present current, relevant and high-interest literature to foster reading for pleasure in young adults. This page contains an extensive list of titles, in a variety of genres, to appeal to students of all ages. LEARN MORE

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GHS graduates 420 members of the Class of 2016
READ MORE & VIEW A REPLAY OF THE CEREMONY

 

Exit poll report now available
The GCSD conducted an exit survey during its Annual School Budget Vote on May 17, 2016.
READ THE COMPLETE EXIT SURVEY REPORT (PDF)

 

Information session regarding district's Pre-K plans held on June 21 READ MORE

 

An open letter from Dr. Marie Wiles to the community regarding the district's plan to lease space for private Pre-K

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District to lease space to private Pre-K provider

In fall 2016, the Guilderland Central School District will welcome Victory Child Care Inc. to three of its school buildings to provide private Pre-K programming for three and four year olds. LEARN MORE

 

2016-17 budget vote approved by voters

Thank you for your support!

On Tuesday, May 17, Guilderland Central School District residents approved a $96,590,045 budget for the 2016-17 school year by a vote of 1493 (yes) to 584 (no). LEARN MORE

 

Board approves preliminary Smart Schools Investment Plan Learn more

 

Guilderland named one of the best communities for music education
For the eighth consecutive year, the Guilderland Central School District has been named one of the "Best Communities for Music Education" by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM). Learn more

 

Classroom Space Availability report
After reviewing the Repurposing Task Force final report, the Board of Education directed the administration to investigate the lease of available classroom space for private pre-kindergarten program providers. View the Classroom Space Availability Report

Alternative Uses of Space final report now available

Final report provided by the Repurposing Task Force. VIEW IT HERE

 

2016-17 GCSD calendar available now View calendar (PDF)

 

How GCSD communicates weather-related announcements LEARN MORE 

 

Do you have a child that will start kindergarten next fall? If so, we want to hear from you! LEARN MORE ABOUT 2016-17 KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION

State now requires meningitis vaccination in grades 7, 12
As of Sept. 1, 2016, students entering seventh and 12th grades must be vaccinated against meningococcal disease in order to attend school in New York state.
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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

Guilderland Central School District Parents’ Bill of Rights for Data Privacy and Security

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District to release APPR scores by request

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