The Schalmont Central School District Fall 2014 Adult Education program guide is now available online. Register today! Classes begin Oct. 20. The Fall program guide is also being mailed to district residents. view program guide (pdf)
The NYS Education Department has released approximately 50 percent of the questions used on the 2014 Grades 3 - 8 assessments. The released questions will help students, families, educators, and the public understand the breadth and depth with which the state tests measure college and career readiness. More information (pdf)
Schalmont Middle School had 15 students representing the district at the 12th annual Summer NY/American Choral Directors Association Honor Choir conducted by Susan Brumfield (Professor of Music Education at Texas Tech University). Learn more
If you have not yet registered a new student for the 2014-15 school year, contact the school that your child will be attending as soon as possible to make an appointment. Learn more
All Schalmont parents are invited to attend an exciting event on Tuesday, Sept. 2, at 7 p.m. in the Mohonasen High School LGI. A joint event between Schalmont and Mohonasen Central School District, speaker Luis F. Cruz, Ph.D., will be presenting on what parents can and should expect from a 21st Century classroom. Cruz will also be presenting to faculty and staff during each district’s staff days next week.
Stay tuned for information about a series of informative "Parent University" workshops and webinars that will be offered throughout the school year for Schalmont parents, families and community members. The series is being designed to help participants better understand the changing educational landscape, including the Common Core Learning Standards, and to provide resources that will support child(ren)'s academic success and emotional growth at home.
The Schamont Board of Education adopted new district property tax rates for the 2014-15 school year at its August meeting. Learn more
Summer is quickly coming to a close and the start of a new school year is just around the corner. The first day of classes for students in grades 1-12 will be held on Thursday, Sept. 4 with kindergarten classes beginning on Friday, Sept. 5. read letter [PDF]
Schalmont school officials are pleased to announce Ms. Linda Taylor as Schalmont Middle School's new principal and Mr. R. Scott Ziomek as the building's new assistant principal. Learn more
The Schalmont Board of Education unanimously appointed Amelia Hallam to fill a vacancy on the school board for the seat previously held by Michael Della Villa. Learn more
The Schalmont Central School District is required to provide the following notifications to parents on an annual basis. They have been posted online for your convenience. policies/notifications
Sign up today for the 2014 Race Back to School to be held Saturday, September 13. The 5K and Kids' Fun Run benefits the Sandie Stryjek Scholarship Fund. First 120 registrants receive a free T-Shirt. more information (pdf)
The Schalmont Athletic Association is looking for golfers, diners and sponsors for its 8th Annual SAA Golf Tournament on Monday, Sept. 29, at our new venue Pinehaven Country Club, Guilderland. Funds collected through golf packages, dinner packages and tournament sponsorship will help support Schalmont student-athletes. Please register by Sept. 1. more information/registration form (pdf)
Families with children currently enrolled in Schalmont schools should have recieved a letter via regular postal mail, which was dated June 30 regarding a decision to opt-out of the federally-funded National School Lunch and Breakfast Program at Schalmont High School. Parents will have 60 days to share their comments with the district before the change takes effect with the opening of the school in September. read letter [PDF]
The one-page 2014-15 school year calendar, which was approved by the school board in March is currently available online. A printed 28-page calendar will be mailed by late August to all families with children enrolled in Schalmont schools. download calendar [PDF]
The new school year is almost upon us. Make sure your SNN profile is up to date. New to the district? Sign up for SNN today to stay connected with your child's school. Learn more
Parent Today is a free e-mail newsletter and companion website designed to help build a stronger bridge between families and the classroom. Parent Today is packed with research-based information that empowers parents and supports teachers. Learn more
All Schalmont Central School District sports schedules are now available online through colonialcouncil.org. Visitors can view all sports events scheduled for the day or individual team schedules by season. Once you access the site, you will be able to subscribe for text messages and e-mail notifications for all athletic teams, including event reminders and change notifications.
You can now follow Dr. Carol Pallas on the online social networking service Twitter. The new superintendent live "tweets" from school and district events and also shares important educational resources and information with the Schalmont community. Sign-up for a free Twitter account if you don't have one already. Follow Dr. Pallas