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Archive for August, 2017

District mourns death of tenth-grade student

August 31, 2017

It is with deep heartache that I write to the South Glens Falls community. Zachery Brown, a 16-year-old South High sophomore, passed away this morning as a result of injuries sustained in a car accident. The accident took place on Bluebird Road in the Town of Moreau.

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HS scheduling update

August 30, 2017

Prior to the first day of school on September 7, high school counselors will be prioritizing adjustments to student schedules that include those who are missing a core course (e.g. social studies, English, math, etc. is not in a student’s schedule), or students who are requesting a level adjustment (e.g. moving from English 9 Honors to English 9 Regents). Click for more details.

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SGF middle school teachers bedazzle school bathrooms for students

SGF middle school teachers bedazzle school bathrooms for students

August 25, 2017

Inspired by a group of educators in Alabama, a group of Oliver W. Winch Middle School teachers were in the building this week to give an inspirational makeover to some of the school bathrooms.

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A statement from the superintendent regarding a recent student death

August 15, 2017

It is with profound sadness that I write to all members of the South Glens Falls community. Ryan Vieira, a rising South High sophomore, passed away this morning as a result of injuries sustained in a tragic bicycle accident.

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Oliver W. Winch Middle School receives grant for educational technology

Oliver W. Winch Middle School receives grant for educational technology

August 14, 2017

The Oliver W. Winch Middle School recently received a $2,000 grant from the New York State Association for Computers and Technologies in Education for their project “Mini-Projectors for Multiple Points of Presentation.”

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SGFHS freshman orientation

SGFHS freshman orientation

August 14, 2017

Freshman orientation at South Glens Falls High School will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 30, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Come meet teachers, staff and learn about extracurricular opportunities.

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Get acquainted with OWWMS this summer

Get acquainted with OWWMS this summer

August 4, 2017

The Oliver W. Winch Middle School will offer new students several opportunities to get acquainted with the building, the principal and the assistant principal this summer! 

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