Wellness Café changed to March 6

Please note: The date of this event has been changed from Feb. 13 to March 6. Good health – including physical, emotional and social wellness – is central to learning and student success. With this in mind, Duanesburg Superintendent Frank Macri will host a Superintendent’s Wellness Café the evening of Wednesday, March 6, from 6:30-7:30 …

UPK program starts March 1

Duanesburg Central School District is excited to offer a free, universal pre-kindergarten (UPK) program for 4-year-old children from March through June 2019. The program, to be located at Whispering Pines Preschool at 2841 Thousand Acres Road in Delanson, will run from 8:45 a.m. – 2:15 p.m. on school days. The program is funded by a …

Vendors sought for Duanesburg Day

Duanesburg Day is back, and set for Saturday, April 6, 2019, from 12-4 p.m. at Duanesburg Jr./Sr. High School, with a snow date of Sunday, April 7. Participants and vendors are sought for this community celebration, which recognizes our local heritage and culture of the past, present and future. Duanesburg Day festivities will include a wide variety of events appealing to …

Wrestlers outstanding at Sectionals

Duanesburg’s wrestlers turned in outstanding performances on the mats this past weekend at the NYSPHSAA Section 2 Championship Competition at Cool Insuring Arena in Glens Falls. DCS seniors Zack Lawrence and Charlie Grygas won their weight classes and senior Joe Boni placed fifth. Zack won the 152 pound class and Charlie won the 160 pound class; …

Wrestlers win Class D bronze, coaches honored

Congratulations to Duanesburg’s wrestlers for finishing 3rd at the Class D Wrestling Championships Feb. 2 in Warrensburg. Five DCS wrestlers qualified for the finals and three won championships. A total of seven wrestlers advanced to the Section 2 Championship competition set for the Cool Arena in Glens Falls this coming weekend. Congrats to Zack Lawrence, …

A wrestling record & senior night win

Senior wrestler Zack Lawrence set a new Duanesburg record for career pins with his 124th pin on Jan. 28, passing that of alumnus and world bronze medalist Nick Gwiazdowski. Zack now has his sights set on the NYS record for career wins (277) as the postseason approaches. Congratulations also go out to varsity wrestling team …

Expanded behavioral health services for students, families

Duanesburg Central School District has expanded its behavioral health services for students and their families through a partnership with Northern Rivers, an organization that includes the Northeast Parent & Child Society and Parsons Child & Family Center. “Northern Rivers and the district worked with Schenectady County and the Office of Mental Health to locate a …

Great spelling!

It was a f-i-r-s-t time that the Joe Bena Auditorium hosted Duanesburg’s School Spelling Bee, and the Jan. 10 event was a s-u-c-c-e-s-s. Two dozen students in grades 4 through 8 participated in the bee. They spelled their way through almost 170 words before a winner was determined. Congratulations to 1st place winner Grace DeAngelis, 2nd place finisher Matthew Newvine and …

Duanesburg proud: Zack Lawrence wrestles a 1st, Charlie Grygas 2nd

Senior wrestlers Zack Lawrence and Charlie Grygas turned in outstanding performances at the Eastern States Wrestling Classic Jan. 12-13 , with Zack placing first and Charlie second in their weight classes. Zack won the 152 lb. class. Charlie took second in 160 lb. class. Tournament competitors included 575 wrestlers representing 174 high schools from nine different states.  The 17th annual …

No on-street parking as of Jan. 25

As of Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, all student drivers must park in the student parking lot. As parking on the street a safety concern, students who continue to park there will be ticketed by the police.  Student drivers must register their vehicles with the main office. Parking permits will be issued at no cost to students. Drivers who …

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