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Imran Abbasi, Principal
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Students in HS cafeLife at Schalmont High

Classes are underway at Schalmont High School. Here's a look at some of the activities that go on here.

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Schalmont hosts record college fair

More than 90 colleges representatives filled both the new and old high school gyms Sept. 26 as part of the largest College Fair the district has hosted. Students in grades 10-12 were able to talk to college and university reps and get more information about perspective schools and degrees. view gallery

Financial Aid night is Sept. 26

 Learn what you need to know about filling out financial aid applications for college tonight from 6:30-7:30 in the high school auditorium.

Club Fair highlights student groups

The annual Schalmont Club Fair was held last week to give freshmen a chance to check out all the opportunities to get involved and be a part of their new school.  view gallery

National Honor Society application available

If you are a junior or senior iterested in applying for the Schalmont chapter of National Honor Society, Download the application.

College Fair is Sept. 26

Schalmont High School will be holding a college fair for students in grades 10-12 on Monday, Sept. 26 from 8-9 a.m. Representatives from more than 80 colleges will be in attendance. Students are encouraged to attend, get information, and make some connections! view list of attending colleges/universities

Superintendent's back to school letter

Following is a fall back to school letter from Schalmont Superintendent of School Dr. Carol Pallas. letter (pdf)

The Marching Sabres get ready for season

High temperatures and rain storms were no match for the Marching Sabres during band camp. view album

Freshmen Orientation is Sept. 1

While there are a few weeks left of summer, this fall starts a new and exciting chapter for your child as they will begin their high school career here at Schalmont. We are excited about the programs and opportunities we offer our students and hope that you can join us at the Fall Freshman Orientation on September 1, 2016 at 9 a.m. Learn More

Bus cards coming soon

Bus pick up time and location information will be mailed out Aug. 29.

Vaccine reminder

Parents: All students entering 7th and 12th grade must have the meningococcal vaccine. Without it, they can’t start school. Review the required vaccinations.

Freshmen Chromebook pickup starts Aug. 24

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

Calendar available to download

A PDF of the 24-page 2016-17 printed district calendar that will be mailed home shortly is now available to download. view calendar

Dates for Drama Club dance classes changed

The Schalmont High School Drama Club will be holding FREE dance classes for any students interested in auditioning for next year's spring musical on August 24-26 at 3:30-5 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. learn more

August regents exam schedule announced

Exams will be Aug. 17-18 at Draper Middle School. learn more

Chromebook insurance due

All insurance purchased for Chromebooks last year expires July 1. To renew your policy, please complete and return this form.

Congratulations to the Class of 2016

Schalmont says goodbye to another group of seniors. View graduation album

Summer School registration

Registration for Summer School is 8-11 a.m. Tuesday, June 28 in the Schalmont High School library. view flyer

Regents approve new graduation pathway

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

Sports clearance dates set

Students are required to go to the health office on a specific date/time with their completed paperwork for sports clearance. see schedule

Schalmont High School Drama Club to hold dance classes

The Schalmont High School Drama Club will be holding FREE dance classes for any students interested in auditioning for next year's spring musical on August 24-26 at 3:30-5 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. learn more

Schalmont High School named a No Place for Hate school

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

Introspection 2016 now available

Check out Introspection: Schalmont High School's Literary Magazine. view edition

Hasan named Class of 2016 Salutatorian

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

Cronk named Valedictorian

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

Top 10% honored

Congratulations to the students ranked academically in the top 10% of  the Class of 2016! There were many thanks, laughs, hugs, and even a few tears. Best of luck to everyone! view album

 

DISTRICT HEADLINES

•  Free, reduced meal applications available

•  District calendar available to download

District procedures for school closings and delays

Parents can now access their student's academic information online

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