COVID-19/coronavirus updates & resources – Updated March 27

The mission of Duanesburg CSD is to educate and prepare all students to reach their potential, discover their purpose and be engaged community members. The health and wellness of our staff and students are integral to delivering on that mission. With that in mind, the district is monitoring this evolving public health crisis very closely …

Child care services for essential workers

Updated March 25, 2020 Parent need for child care survey If you are a parent or caregiver who needs child care, please complete this New York State Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) parent need for child care survey. Based on the information you provide about your job, employer, number of children, and financial …

At-home learning with WMHT

Starting Monday, March 23, our local PBS station, WMHT Public Media, is offering an educational programming block targeted to support in-home learning for students in grades pre-kindergarten through 12 while area schools are closed. From 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, WMHT WORLD will offer programming for students in grades 4-12. Each full …

Check these learning resources daily

Attention DCS students and parents and guardians: Be sure to stay up-to-date with our district’s online learning resources. We are frequently adding to them, so please check the links for the Pre-K-6 learning resources and 7-12 learning resources and/or the teachers’ Google Classroom sites daily. Also, please note that the library pages for the elementary …

Update March 16: Learning at home

Continuity of Learning Activities for students at home K-6 students are being emailed or mailed copies of educational resources and online resources for Pre-K-6 students and parents are available, including self- and parent-guided learning experiences. The instructional content is focused on skills practice and review. 7-12 students can access educational resources with self- and parent-guided …

School bus drivers are needed

Are you seeking rewarding work? Do you want to learn valuable skills? Duanesburg Central School District is currently seeking substitute school bus drivers, and anticipates an opening for a permanent position. Training is provided for a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with a PS endorsement if needed. Applicants must pass a drug test, physical exam and …

Artist-inspired hearts in the hallways

Duanesburg Elementary students tapped into lessons learned in Amanda Chovan’s art classes to create colorful bulletin boards for February. “We did a ‘Love’ bulletin board inspired by contemporary mural/street artist James Goldcrown, with  every student in the building contributing hearts to our piece,” Chovan said. “Each second grade class created a different themed project. We …

6th grade move postponed

Late last spring, Duanesburg Central School District made the decision to move 6th grade students to the junior/senior high school campus for the 2020-21 school year. The decision was made after careful study of the district’s curriculum for middle-level learners (grades 6-8) following the state’s transition from the Common Core to the Next Generation Learning …

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