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HS Open House - Monday

Elementary Open House - September 14 from 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm - 9/7/2017

Starting off on the Right Foot - tips for parents to build an effective partnership with school - 9/7/2017

District Technology Committee - 9/6/2017

Extra Help (Per 13) Begins Monday - 9/6/2015

Modified Boys Soccer - 9/5/2017

September Menus - Lunch - Breakfast - 9/1/2017

Additions to Sixth Grade - 8/31/2017

Vacancy - 1:1 Aide - 8/29/2017

New Athletic Scheduling Website

HVCC Distance Learning Courses

Summer Honor Choir

New District E-Mail System

Fair Fun Opportunities!

Modified Girls Soccer Update

Fall Sports Info

August Regents Schedule

August 14, 2017 - Regents exams will be held on Wednesday and Thursday this week, click here for the complete schedule. Special reminder to those students taking earth science, you must retake the lab practical on Tuesday morning - if you have not been contacted by guidance please call them for your time slot.

Morning exams start at 8:00 am, afternoon exams start at Noon. Students should bring their own pens and calculators if needed. We will have calculators available if students do not have them.

Regents Review Classes

July 28, 2017 - Regents review classes begin on Monday, July 31st. They run Monday - Thursday until August 15th. August regents exams are scheduled for August 16th and 17th. The schedule for the review classes are:

ELA – 8-10
Earth Science – 10-12
Algebra I – 12-2
Global History – 2-4
Geometry – 4-6

School Physicals

July 12, 2017 -   Dr. Nightingale will be at the high school for physicals on Thursday, August 10.  If you have a student in need of a physical for fall sports, please email or call (753-4458 x2511) and leave a message for Mrs. Barton. She will contact you with an appointment time.

Coach Brooks Send-Off

July 18, 2017 - The HV community has been incredibly lucky to have Coach Brooks inspiring our kids since 2008! As he prepares for the next chapter in his life, please join in celebrating his accomplishments and community relationships on Saturday, August 5 immediately following the alumni games. (times to be announced)

There will be make your own sundaes and if you would like to contribute, please bring a dessert to share. Players (current and former) please be prepared to share a 'Brooks story'...we all have them and some are priceless.

If you CAN NOT be there and would like to get a message to Coach, simply contact one of the following for more info: 

  • Carolyn Stannard Carlo
  • Jacki Kinnicutt Sawyer 
  • Judy Espey 
  • Sue Cipolla
  • Bonnie Speanburgh
  • Jill Anderson

Story Hour in the School Garden

August 4, 2017 - Join us Monday, August 7th at 10:30 at the school garden for Story Hour with Diver Library! Composting will be the topic as part of this summer's theme, "Building a Better World". We'll read a great story on composting then check out some different ways of composting, uses for compost and how to put together a home compost pile. The school garden is located between the HVCS Administration Building/Bus Garage and the Elementary School. All ages are welcome!

STEM - First Lego League (K-3)

July 12, 2017 - The Stillwater Area Community Center is proud to announce the addition of First Lego League Junior this fall.  First Lego League is a STEM program for elementary and middle school students designed to foster creativity, problem solving, team work, beginning robotics, and more!  This is a brand new endeavor for our community, and being a community program for the Stillwater, Mechanicville, Schaghticoke, and surrounding areas will make it truly unique in the First Lego League organization.

The First Lego League program can help our children aspire to be great team members capable of collaboration and thinking outside the box, while also providing a solid foundation for STEM education.  Each year the team will work together to creatively solve a problem or challenge by building and programming a vehicle they make using motors, sensors, and Legos.  There are competitions throughout the year where the teams present their project.

The Stillwater Area Community Center is ready to help us reach not just one school, but many schools across multiple towns to make SACC’s First Lego League teams a truly meaningful community endeavor.  We would love to have a thriving First Lego League Junior program at the Stillwater Area Community Center in Fall 2017 for children in grades K-3 (ages 6-10)! Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions.  More information about the First Lego League Junior program can be found at http://www.firstinspires.org

Middle School Skills Review

July 7, 2017 - The Middle School Skills Development Sessions will begin on Monday, July 10th.

Grade Time Subject
Entering 9th grade 8:00 – 9:00 ELA
Entering 9thgrade 8:00 – 9:00 Social Studies
Entering 9th grade 9:00 – 10:00 Math
Entering 7th grade 10:00 – 11:00 ELA
Entering 7th grade 11:00 – 12: 00 Math
Entering 8th grade 12:00 – 1:00 Social Studies
Entering 8th grade 1:00 –  2:00 Math

Classes will run four (4) days per week (no Fridays) on July 10-13, 17-20, and 24-27 for a total of 12 days of instruction.

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