Superintendent’s Message: DCS+1, broadband, staffing & surveillance testing

Dear DCS Community:  I hope you are all staying healthy and optimistic in this new year, despite our unique circumstances. Like you, I am eager to return to a time when things like quarantines and closures are in our rearview mirror. While we still have to travel a bit to get there, let me assure …

Jan. 20: COVID-19 positive case; HS remote through Jan. 22

Dear DCS families,  The Duanesburg Central School District was informed that a member of the Jr/Sr High School has tested positive and another individual in an unrelated case in the Jr/Sr High School is presumed positive for COVID-19.  The district has taken immediate steps to notify Schenectady County Public Health Services. The district is working …

Sign up to receive a prekindergarten/kindergarten registration packet

Parents of preschool-aged children who are new to the district are asked to complete a census form and return it to our registrar at Duanesburg Elementary School, 165 Chadwick Road, Delanson NY 12053. You will then be placed on our mailing list to receive a registration packet. DCS will hold kindergarten screening in the spring …

DCS partners with SUNY Schenectady on Early College Program

Students can now earn an associate’s degree while still in high school  Students at Duanesburg Jr./Sr. High School can get a jumpstart on their college education through a new partnership with SUNY Schenectady. The college has expanded its offerings so students can earn an associate’s degree while still in high school or within a year …

ES remote learning Jan. 19-22

Dear DCS families,  The Duanesburg Central School District was informed that a member of the Elementary School has tested positive for COVID-19. The individual was last in the building on January 13. The district has taken immediate steps to notify Schenectady County Public Health Services. The district is working closely with SCPHS and following all …

COVID-19 positive case notification; JR/SR HS remote learning on Jan. 15

The elementary school will re-open for in-person instruction  Dear DCS community, A short time ago, the Duanesburg Central School District was informed that a member of the Jr/Sr High School has tested positive for COVID-19. The individual was last in the building on Jan. 6. The district has taken immediate steps to notify the Schenectady …

Superintendent advocating for expansion of broadband internet

It is estimated that 15% of students in the Capital Region — more than 11,000 students — have no internet access. That’s according to a recent survey of the school superintendents in the Capital Region BOCES.  The issue has far reaching effects for school districts in rural areas like Duanesburg Central School District, heightened in …

Jan. 7: COVID-19 positive case notification

Dear DCS Community,  Today the Duanesburg Central School District was informed that two members of the school community have tested positive for COVID-19. One individual, an Elementary School student, was last in the building on Dec. 17. Based on when the individual was last in school, public health has indicated that there is no need …

Water testing results

In compliance with state laws, the Duanesburg Central School District recently completed testing its water sources for lead. The law requires school districts to sample all water outlets currently or potentially used for drinking or cooking purposes in buildings that may be occupied by students and to submit those samples to a state-approved lab for …

Hundreds of toys donated for drive

The Duanesburg Central School District would like to thank its students, staff, families and community members for their support in the annual Toys for Tots drive. Lori Galea, who coordinates the drive at DCS, said 230 toys were donated to the cause. Your support helped spread holiday cheer during a challenging time for many students.  …

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