Transportation forms due Aug. 20; changes for this fall

Transportation Director Daniel McConnelee sent this important email to DCS parents and guardians on July 28, 2020. Please note the August 20 deadline for Child Care/Parent Transportation forms and how buses will be transporting students during the upcoming school year. Dear Duanesburg Families, Every area of our lives has been impacted by COVID-19.  School bus …

Superintendent’s Virtual Forums & online survey

Dr. James Niedermeier officially began as Duanesburg Superintendent of Schools on July 1, 2020. He welcomes input from students, parents, staff, and community members to make sure that the district continues to move in the right direction. Dr. Niedermeier’s next Superintendent’s Virtual Forum will be held Aug. 12 at 6:30 p.m. via https://meet.google.com/ogm-ssri-oia. You can …

Optional summer learning resources

We recognize families may be looking for additional learning material for students over the summer months.  The Jr./Sr. High School teachers have put together optional resources to assist. This material can be located at:   https://sites.google.com/duanesburg.org/jrsrclosureresources/summer-2020  

Congrats to the Class of 2020 Top 10

Congratulations to the top 10 seniors in Duanesburg Jr./Sr. High School’s Class of 2020: 1 – Domenic Gallo, valedictorian 2 – Morgan Hack, salutatorian 3 – Zachary Gamache 4 – Cayla Schaeffer 5 – Sarah Lindecke 6 – Emily Lane 7 – Makenna Todd 8 – Tennison Tower 9 – Kayleigh Forslund 10 – Dylan …

Talent on display at virtual art show

Duanesburg High School students have talent, and teachers Kevin DiTondo and Ashlyn Piercey have put together a terrific Virtual Art Show of their work. View the gallery and see what they’ve created.

Hannah Mulhern honored with Sno Riders Award

Congrats to Hannah Mulhern on being voted by the 8th grade team as this year’s recipient of the Frontier Sno Riders Award, which recognizes a middle school student who has shown a commitment to community service and class participation. According to her nomination, “Hannah embodies this through active class participation throughout her various courses, and …

Ava Pagano honored by DAR

Duanesburg Jr. High school 8th grade student Ava Pagano has been selected as the recipient of this year’s Daughters of the American Revolution Award through the Schenectada Chapter.  “Ava flourishes in the social studies classroom by engaging in critical-thinking and thoughtful reflection of our nation’s history,” said Lisa Dennison, Duanesburg High School social studies teacher. …

DCS named a School of Distinction: Congrats Scholar-Athletes!

Duanesburg Jr./Sr. High School has been named a School of Distinction by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHAA) for achieving Scholar-Athlete status for all varsity teams. NYSPHAA’s Scholar-Athlete honors students and teams for excellence in their studies. To be named a Scholar-Athlete team, at least 75 percent of a roster must …

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