234 Lincoln Street, Gloversville, NY 12078 • (518) 775-5791 • Michael Vanyo, Superintendent
Summer STEM: GHS students launch weather balloon
GHS students, faculty, alumni and community volunteers July 29 launched a weather balloon as part of the extra-curricular High Altitude Achievement project. It was the second weather balloon launch for the STEM-related project.
GHS group returns from trip to Italy
A group of nearly 40 GHS students, teachers, parents and others recently returned from the school’s bi-annual trip to Italy, which included an excursion to Greece and the Greek Isles.
Free meals for all Gloversville students
Thanks to federal funding, all students in the Gloversville Enlarged School District will receive free breakfast and lunch beginning this year.
Fall sports physicals offered Aug. 12
Physicals for fall sports will be held at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Aug 12 in the middle school nurses office. All athletes must bring a completed health history form in order to have their physical completed by the school physician.
GHS spring sports teams earn Scholar Athlete distinction
The Gloversville High School baseball and boys and girls track teams have earned Scholar Athlete honors from the New York State Public High School Athletic Association.
GESD summer athletic opportunities help keep students active
The GESD Athletic Department has organized several opportunities to help keep students active during the summer including basketball, baseball, cheerleading, soccer, softball and volleyball.
New immunization requirements in place
There have been changes to the 2015-16 immunization requirements for public school that parents should be aware of. Among the changes are requirements that all children have their complete series of MMR, DTaP and polio immunizations prior to entering school.
Youth Softball Camp set for July 27-30
A Youth Softball Camp for students in grades 3-6 will take place July 27-30 at Gloversville Middle School. The camp will run from 12:30-2:30 p.m. each day. Email questions to Varsity Coach Luce at email@example.com.
Free meals for children this summer
The Summer Food Service Program offers free breakfast and lunch to all children 18 and younger. Meals are served weekdays through Aug. 14 at Gloversville Middle School. Breakfast will be served from 8 to 9 a.m. Lunch will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. District residency is not required.