Residents to vote May 21 on budget, Board of Ed, bus proposition

Polls will be open for district residents to vote on the proposed 2019-20 school year budget on Tuesday, May 21, from 1-9 p.m. in the lobby of Duanesburg Elementary School, 165 Chadwick Road in Delanson. They will also vote to fill three vacancies on the Board of Education and on a bus purchase proposition. Visit …

Aiden Enders runs for state office

Duanesburg High School junior Aiden Enders is one of five high school students from across New York vying to be president of the New York State SkillsUSA organization. He’ll be in Syracuse April 24-26 for the several-thousand-student organization’s annual competition and state election. Aiden, who studies diesel technology at the Capital Region BOCES Career & …

Our latest Scholar-Athletes

Congratulations to the following spring varsity teams for being honored as New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) Scholar-Athletes: Varsity baseball Varsity softball Varsity girls track At the end of each sports season, NYSPHSAA honors teams who excel academically. To achieve Scholar-Athlete recognition, the average of a team’s Grade Point Average (GPA) for …

Grygas, Lawrence honored by TU

DCS wrestlers Charlie Grygas and Zack Lawrence have been honored by the Times Union as Wrestling All-Stars and Zack was named a Winter 2019 Athlete of the Year.  View the TU slideshow.

Board adopts proposed budget

At their April 9 meeting, the Duanesburg Board of Education adopted a proposed $17,365,000  budget for the 2019-20 school year. Polls will be open for district residents to vote on the proposed budget on Tuesday, May 21, from 1-9 p.m. in the elementary school lobby. The proposed budget would increase spending by $215,000 over the …

DCS to pilot school climate survey

DCS is partnering with the State Education Department as one of 100 school districts to pilot a U.S. Department of Education school climate survey to help develop school safety and student achievement initiatives. The following letter is being sent to parents and guardians of DCS students: Dear Parent or Guardian: The Duanesburg Central School District …

Small Town, Big Impact: Duanesburg Day a great success

Duanesburg Day returned to the DCS high school campus on Saturday, April 6, 2019 and the free, family friendly event was a great success. A photo album is posted on the district’s Facebook page, @duanesburgschools. The fun and festive day, planned by a committee of community members working with DCS staff, featured: A kick-off ceremony …

Y honors Anna White, Karen Kanarkiewicz

Duanesburg High School senior Anna White has been named an Outstanding Student by the Capital District YMCA in honor of her contributions to school and community that demonstrate the Y’s core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. Duanesburg high school social studies teacher Karen Kanarkiewicz was named an Outstanding Educator by the Capital District …

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