2020-21 School Budget Thoughtexchange, Frequently Asked Questions

As part of the 2020-2021 budget development process, the district launched a Thoughtexchange, an online forum, to understand the most important areas to focus on and what’s on the community’s mind. The exchange was open from April 2 to April 24 for community members to ask questions and leave comments, and rate other thoughts.  Below …

Guilderland Players, Chicago is canceled

Update: May 7, 2020 After much consideration, the March Guilderland Players’ production of Chicago is canceled.  Many options were considered, but ultimately there is no safe way to coordinate the production. Thank you all for your patience and understanding. Ticket Returns If you hold tickets, you have two choices for a ticket return: Credit for …

Information for GHS students and graduating seniors

Update: May 5, 2020 A message from Guilderland High School Principal Michael Piscitelli: Dear GHS Parents, Finally hearing the announcement that school was closed for the rest of the school year was expected, but still extremely disappointing and sad. Now that the official proclamation has been made, it is important that we focus on making …

Teacher Appreciation Week is May 4-8, 2020. Celebrate your teacher! #ThankATeacher

May 4-8, is National Teacher Appreciation Week! Celebrate the amazing educators we have at Guilderland Central School District. This year is a little different with school buildings being closed, which is why our teachers deserve a shout-out more than ever. If you or your children want to thank a GCSD teacher (or anyone else supporting …

Schools in NYS closed for the remainder of the 2019-20 academic year

A letter from Superintendent Dr. Marie Wiles: Dear Guilderland Families, As you may know, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that all schools statewide will remain closed for the rest of the 2019-20 academic year. He indicated that a decision about allowing summer school will be made by the end of May. Although we expected this could …

2020-2021 school budget Thoughtexchange results; thank you for participating!

Thank you to everyone who participated in our 2020-2021 School Budget Thoughtexchange. We had 771 participants, 356 thoughts and 25,458 ratings. View the interactive report of the results of the 2020-21 Budget Thoughtexchange. View the 2020-21 Budget Thoughtexchange frequently asked questions. What questions or comments do you have on the proposed budget for the 2020-2021 …

2019-20 Advanced Placement exams are online, May 11-22

The College Board, which administers Advanced Placement (AP) exams nationwide, has announced that it will conduct online exams for the 2019-20 school year May 11 through 22.  The exam will only cover material taught through early March.  View the online AP exam schedule. This year’s online AP tests will be administered as 45-minute, free-response exams …

2020-2021 budget discussed at April 28 Board of Education Meeting

Members of the Guilderland Central School District Board of Education met remotely on Tuesday, April 28 and the community had the opportunity to watch a live stream of the meeting on the GHS Media YouTube page, in addition to Spectrum Cable Channel 1302/33. The agenda for the April 28 meeting can be found here in …

Child care funding for income-eligible essential workers

New York State is using a portion of the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) funds to provide child care to income-eligible essential workers at no cost. Essential workers who must work outside of the home and who are using a regulated child care provider will receive a scholarship for the …

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