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A conversation with Kenneth B. Morris
You are cordially invited to attend an assembly with Mr. Kenneth Morris, great, great, great grandson of Frederick Douglass

2020-05-29 13:22:22
BOE Election Candidates Bios Available
The bios for the candidates who are running for the Board of Education are now available.

2020-05-18 11:51:44
Two NFA Athletes Receive 2020 Senior Scholar Athlete Award
The four guidelines for selection are: top 20% class ranking, participation in at least one varsity sport, an above average athlete, and outstanding citizenship. More information about each scholar athlete can be found below.

2020-05-13 07:14:10
Attention All District Families: Take the Annual K12 Insight Survey
We strive to establish an educational experience that spurs every student to excellence. As part of that process, we’re asking the community for feedback about your school. To make this outreach effort successful, we need your support.

2020-03-02 09:04:11
Coronavirus (COVID-19) News and Information
The New York State Department of Health and New York State Education Department commissioners have issued a joint statement regarding the coronavirus. They have requested we share it with our school district community.

2020-02-29 11:50:31
Second 5th Grade NECSD Math Meet
The second 5th grade NECSD math meet competition was held on Tuesday, February 11th at the Board of Education Auditorium.

2020-02-19 08:57:48
Energy Conservation Improvements
You may be seeing or feeling a difference in our buildings! NECSD has been upgrading the energy efficiency in each of our buildings throughout the year!

2020-02-18 13:10:28
Two Additional NECSD Teachers Earn National Board Certified Teacher Status
Teachers Ms. Lisa Ward from Fostertown School and Ms. Linda Vinti from NFA Main Campus were recognized for their hard work, persistence and dedication to the National Board of Professional Teaching Standards process.

2020-02-07 13:48:08
Fifth Grade Scholars Compete in District Math Meets Competition
Scholars are scored by various criteria that includes, solving the problem, strategy toward finding the answer, a written explanation on steps taken to solve the problem, and working as a team.

2020-01-14 13:26:15
GAMS Teachers Attend Technology "APP Tasting"
GAMS Teachers had the opportunity to attend an "App Tasting" during their last staff meeting on January 6th.

2020-01-09 11:59:36
21st Century Scholars Present End of Session Showcases
As the 21st Century After-School Academy winds down it's first session, scholars are proud to show family and friends their newly acquired and refined talents.

2019-12-20 08:17:18
Ms. Purdy's First Grade Class at GAMS Engage in STEM Holiday Activities
Ms. Purdy's First grade class build gingerbread traps using found materials and everyday items.

2019-12-20 08:03:00
Ms. Purdy's First Grade Class and Family Build Gingerbread Houses at GAMS
The houses were generously funded through DonorsChoose and the donor was GAMS alum Gerald Cowen.

2019-12-19 10:35:24
21st Century After-School Academy Visits Camp Mariah for a STEM Field Day
Scholars and family visited Camp Mariah for a STEM activity filled field trip on Saturday, December 14th. Activities included Go Cart building and racing, paper making, orienteering and more.

2019-12-18 13:50:59
21st Century After-School Academy December Newsletter
WHAT’S THE NEWS for December - TOC - Meet Our Community Based Staff and Volunteers - PACT Meeting - Family Fun Trip - Showcases - Holiday Break Dates

2019-12-04 13:50:14
GAMS Unveils Lending Library Thanks to Local Donor
Gidney Avenue Memorial School (GAMS) unveiled and outdoor lending library thanks to a generous donation from Mr. Stephen Powers, a retired librarian who lives locally. From the donation, the small library was assembled, and ready to distribute books.

2019-12-03 11:31:23
GAMS Annual Pre-K Thanksgiving Feast
Last week, GAMS Pre-K Center held their Annual Thanksgiving Feast where students enjoyed delicious food and participated in various activities.

2019-11-26 16:47:46
Kindergarten Selection Tours - Choosing the Right Path for your Scholars
Kindergarten selection tours begin throughout the district in December. Selection tours give families an opportunity to learn about the unique environments of each elementary school.

2019-11-26 09:51:58
Middle School Selection Tours Schedule
Attention current 5th grade scholars and families! Selection tours are an opportunity for current 5th grade scholars and their families to learn about the unique environment that each school offers.

2019-11-25 15:18:00
Kindergarten Selection Tours Schedule
Choosing the right path for your scholar at NECSD. Find out about Kindergarten Selection Steps & Important Dates.

2019-11-25 11:20:52
Hour of Code at NFA North - Sign Ups Now Available!
NFA North will be hosting the annual Hour of Code at NFA North Campus on Wednesday, December 11 from 5:30-7:30. Open to all students K-12.

2019-11-20 11:56:54
Local Author Sandy Bastien Visits GAMS
Local author, Sandy Bastien, visited with all GAMS scholars on Tuesday, November 12th to discuss her recently published book “Is it Saturday Yet?”

2019-11-14 10:47:09
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum Presents Native American History & Culture at GAMS
On Tuesday, November 12th, Carl Heitmuller, a Hudson Highlands Nature Museum Environmental Educator presented to Ms. Forino and Ms. Santana’s classes about Native American culture and the local Lenape Nation.

2019-11-14 10:12:11
GAMS Hosts 105th Airlift Wing to Read to K-5 Scholars
In honor of Veterans Day, Gidney Avenue Memorial School (GAMS) hosted several members from the 105th Airlift Wing to read to all K-5 scholars on November 7th.

2019-11-11 04:53:31
GAMS November Leadership Assembly Showcases Kindness
Kindness was the theme at GAMS this month for their November Leadership Assembly. Highlights included Special Guest Appearance by GAMS very own Early Bird and a second performance of the original GAMS song Shoulder Up.

2019-11-08 11:54:05

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