Lisha Kill Students Help Veeder Prepare For Science Convention

Mrs Hynes, grade 5/6 STEM teacher at Lisha Kill Middle School, and some of her students came to Veeder Elementary School to help the Kindergarten children with ideas for the Veeder STEM Science Convention coming up on March 22. View Video From This Event

District Launches Redesigned Website

After more than a year of planning, designing, writing new content and migrating existing material, the South Colonie Central School District has launched a new, redesigned version of its website, www.southcolonieschools.org. While the new site retains the vast amount of information that was available on the old site, the new website boasts a cleaner, more …

District/Colonie Police Outline School Safety Procedures

Downloadable Safety Letter Dear South Colonie Parents/Guardians: The incident in Florida at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School was a terrible tragedy and our heartfelt sympathy continues to go out to that entire school community. As a school district, one of our primary concerns is always the issue of student and staff safety. When a tragedy …

Lisha Kill Actors Stage The Addams Family

Lisha Kill Middle School’s student acting group staged The Addams Family musical in February. (Photos by Colonie Central High School intern Sarah Hoffman) The Addams Family Musical Photo Gallery at Lisha Kill

Shaker Road ENL Celebrates Chinese New Year

The English as a New Language students at Shaker Road Elementary School began the Chinese New Year celebration with a festive parade around the school. Many students wore traditional Chinese clothing while others participated by wearing red, playing noise making instruments and carrying special crafts made for the holiday. The highlight was the dancing dragon …

CCHS’ Cheeran Named National Merit Scholarship Finalist

Colonie Central High School student Francis Cheeran has been named a Finalist in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship (NMS) Program.  Cheeran joins other academically talented high school seniors who have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $32 million that will be offered next spring. The …

Forest Park Students Honored For Showing Empathy

Forest Park Elementary School students were honored for showing Empathy during today’s Morning Program as part of the school’s Character Education initiative. Award winners were nominated by their teachers.

Veeder ‘100 Items For HATAS’ Campaign a Huge Success

Veeder Elementary School’s “100 Items for HATAS” campaign was a huge success! HATAS, the Homeless and Travelers Aid Society of Albany, is committed to reducing, combating, and preventing homelessness within the Capital Region and beyond. During the campaign, each Veeder class did an outstanding job collecting items that would make someone’s life easier. Those items, …