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Shalmont Central School District
Dr. Carol Pallas
Superintendent
4 Sabre Drive
Schenectady, NY 12306
Phone: 518.355.9200
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Registration underway for Fall Adult Education classes

 Women's self-defense, retirement planning and oil painting are just some of the nearly 60 adult education courses scheduled this fall. Printed course guides have been mailed to all homes in the district. You can also download a copy and register online.  Don't miss out on this chance to learn something new... Sign up today!

Attendance Matters - A letter from the Superintendent

We are off to a great start to the 2017-18 school year, but, even in these early days, some students may be heading toward academic trouble because they are missing too many days of school. Read the rest of the letter

Santabarbara fills vacant Board of Education seat

The Schalmont Central School District Board of Education has selected Angelo D. Santabarbara to fill the vacant position on the board for the rest of the 2017-18 school year. Read more about Santabarbara

Schalmont homecoming is Sept. 29

It is time to start getting excited for Homecoming! Learn more and see the schedule of activities

District Calendar Update

Updated 9/15/2017 It has come to our attention that some calendars were not printed correctly. If you would like a new printed calendar, please call 518-355-9200 You can also view our calendar online

Professional Development Days focus on the future

Superintendent Carol Pallas welcomed new and returning teachers and staff to a new school year, asking that this year the district focuses on the future and how they can best prepare their students for it. Learn more about this year's goals

Letter to Community from Schalmont Superintendent on 2017-18 school year

It's hard to believe that it is almost time to start another school year! The 2017-18 academic year gets underway Thursday, Sept. 7 for grades 1-12 and Friday, Sept. 8 for our kindergarten students. Between now and then, our staff is busy preparing for another great year! Click here to read the full letter from Dr. Carol Pallas

Schalmont CSD Tax Levy and Tax Rates for 2017-18

The Board of Education has approved the Tax Warrant for the 2017-18 school year that includes a 1.46% tax levy increase, which is exactly what the district’s voters had approved at the budget vote on May 16, 2017. Click here to see the new tax rates for property owners in each town in the Schalmont School District

Letter to Parents from Jefferson Elementary School

Welcome back to Jefferson Elementary School! We would like to extend a special welcome to each of our 120 new kindergarten students. For students in first grade through fourth grade, our first day of school is scheduled for Thursday, September 7, 2017. Click here to read the full letter

Freshman Orientation schedule and supply list available

Freshman orientation will be held at Schalmont High School on August 31, 2017; staring at 9:30 a.m. and finishing up around 10:30 a.m.  Click here for more details and the supply list

Letter from Schalmont High School Principal to parents

High School Principal Imran Abbasi shares some updates with parents ahead of the start of the 2017-18 school year  Click here to read the full letter

5th Grade orientation program scheduled

We are excited to kick off the new year with an informative 5th Grade orientation program on Tuesday, August 29th from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. that should make your child’s transition to the middle school building as smooth as possible.  Click here for more details

2017-18 supply lists for Jefferson Elementary School

These are the lists of supplies students are asked to have for instruction at the start of the 2017-18 school year  Click here for the complete list

Middle School Fall Sports Clearance Dates

Sports Clearance for Middle School Students will be in the Middle School Health Office starting on August 7th.  Click here for the complete schedule

Middle School supply lists for 2017-18 school year

Schalmont's Middle School staff has compiled a list of supplies students will need for the 2017-18 school year  Click here for a complete list of supplies (UPDATED 6th Grade Supply List)

Schalmont seniors bid farewell to high school during graduation ceremony

Schalmont's Class of 2017 receivied their high school diplomas during the district's 60th graduation commencement ceremony at Proctors Theater in Schenectady on Friday, June 23. Click here to learn more about the ceremony

Fourth Grade Class honored during Moving Up Ceremony

Fourth Grade students at Jefferson Elementary School celebrate moving up a grade with their parents and teachers. Click here for the full story.

Top 10 Percent of Class of 2017 and Alumni Wall of Distinction Inductee Honored

Schalmont honors the Top 10 percent of the Class of 2017, as well as Evan Christou, the Alumni Wall of Distinction Inductee during a special ceremony. Click here for more details.

Insurance Renewal for Chromebooks

Attention High School Parents: Does your student have a district assigned Chromebook? Insurance renewal letters, brochures and forms were sent home in May. Please visit the Help Desk website for more information on the insurance program and to download and complete the payment form. Payment must be received prior to July 1, 2017.

Please take Schalmont's Technology & Learning Survey

We are asking parents to fill out our Technology & Learning questionnaire. Click here to get started.

Scott Ziomek named MS Principal

Schalmont Board of Education named Scott Ziomek as the new Middle School Principal at its March 13 meeting. read the letter from the superintendent about the appointment.

Detective Farry wins Friends of Education Award

Congratulations to Schalmont SRO Detective Patrick Farry for being named a CASDA Friends of Education Award winner! learn more about the award