Schalmont Central School District recently received partial results from the first-round water testing performed in its school buildings and transportation facility this summer. read more
The public is invited to a study session Monday, Sept. 26 at 7 p.m. in the High School Library, as part of the board meeting, to learn more about the potential project. There will also be an opportunity to give feedback. read more
The Schalmont Central School District has been notified that the Rotterdam Police Department is investigating a reported attempted abduction that occurred late Friday afternoon. School officials are sharing this information as a precaution for students walking to and from school and in the community. View Safety Tips │Read Rotterdam Police Department press release
Mark your calendars for Schalmont's annual Homecoming celebration, which this year takes place on Friday, October 7. If your group is interested in running a booth for Homecoming, please remember to complete and submit a request form online. read more │view Homecoming Booth Request Form
The annual “Race Back to School” 5K Run/Walk to benefit the Sandie Stryjek Memorial Scholarship Fund will take place Saturday, Sept. 24. read more
The Friends of Schalmont Library will host a used book sale on Saturday, Sept. 17 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. directly across Route 7 from the Schalmont entrance. Proceeds from the sale will benefit the Middle School Library and Makers' Space.
K-12 pictures from the first day of school are posted on Schalmont's Facebook page.
Superintendent Carol Pallas and Board of Education President Michael Pasquarella welcomed new and returning teachers and staff to a new school year during opening day on Tuesday, Sept. 6. read more
Following is a fall back to school letter from Schalmont Superintendent of School Dr. Carol Pallas. letter (pdf)
Register today for one or more of Schalmont's Adult Education Program course offerings. view the program guide online
High temperatures and rain storms were no match for the Marching Sabres during band camp. view album
The Wall That Heals, a Vietnam Veterans Memorial replica, is currently displayed for viewing at Princetown Hall, 165 Princetown Plaza, Schenectady, through Aug. 28. learn more
The annual Schalmont Athletics Association golf tournament will be held Monday, Sept. 26 at the Mohawk River Country Club. Registration opens at 7:30 a.m. with golfing starting at 8:30 a.m., followed by dinner and awards. Fees are $125 per individual golfer and dinner is $35 per person. Sponsorships available. Please see the event form for more information.
Bus pick up time and location information will be mailed out Aug. 29.
Parents: All students entering 7th and 12th grade must have the meningococcal vaccine. Without it, they can’t start school. Review the required vaccinations.
The JES PTO is looking for crafters/vendors for the annual craft fair. learn more
Schalmont Friends of Music is sponsoring a Wagon Train BBQ from 4-6:30 Sept. 14 at the High school. The $12 meal includes 1/2 chicken or pulled pork BBQ sandwich, baked potato, coleslaw, cornbread and dessert. Please pre-order dinners by Sept. 9 by using this form.
Download a copy of the 2016-17 free and reduced price meal application here. An application will also be mailed home along with the district calendar.
Students got creative this summer as Camp Invention came to Jefferson Elementary School Aug. 1-5. learn more
The Schalmont Help Desk will be handing out Chromebooks to incoming Freshman beginning Wednesday, Aug. 24. Both a parent/guardian and the student will need to be present. Please bring cash or check if you wish to purchase insurance. learn more
A PDF of the 24-page 2016-17 printed district calendar that will be mailed home shortly is now available to download. view calendar
The Wall That Heals, a Vietnam Veterans Memorial replica, will be coming to the Princetown Hall, 165 Princetown Plaza, Schenectady, Aug. 25-28, 2016. The event is organized by Princetown Community Volunteers. learn more
Exams will be Aug. 17-18 at Draper Middle School. learn more
The State Education Department released the results of the 2016 Grades 3-8 English language arts (ELA) and math tests which were administered in the spring. learn more
Schalmont says goodbye to another group of seniors. View graduation album
Schalmont ranks 22 out of 84 regional schools based on test scores, 2015 SAT scores and graduation rates in Albany Business Review rankings. learn more
Athough Kindergarten screening will take place throughout the summer, teacher placement of students will occur on Aug. 15 and Sept. 6. download registration packet
At its June 2016 meeting, the New York State Board of Regents adopted a regulation that will allow all students statewide the opportunity to graduate with a Career Development Occupational Studies (CDOS) Commencement Credential added to their high school diplomas. learn more
Students are required to go to the health office on a specific date/time with their completed paperwork for sports clearance. see schedule
Certain students with disabilities will be allowed to graduate without passing all required Regents exams. learn more
The Anti-Defamation League of New York designated Schalmont High School a No Place for Hate school thanks to the work of the members of SADD. learn more
Kennedy Cronk, the daughter of Jodi and Earl Cronk, lives in Rotterdam, and will be graduating with a grade point average of 98.55 percent. She will be attending Clemson University, where she will study engineering and business. Learn More
Shaheen Hasan, daughter of Feroz and Saman Hasan of Rotterdam has been named the Class of 2016 Salutatorian. Graduating with a GPA of 98.4 percent, she will be attending SUNY Polytechnic Institute Colleges of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, where she will be majoring in Nanoscale Science. learn more
The Schalmont Board of Education appointed Brian D. Sherman as interim principal for Schalmont Middle School at its meeting Monday, June 6. learn more