Slam Dunk Basketball Camp Class of 2016 Video of graduates exiting graduation Last Day of School GD earns $500 Gr. 4 Wax Museum Flag Day Observance Flag Day Observance 6th graders at Bronx Zoo Bus drivers honored District named Top Workplace

Students Enjoy Baskeball Camp

Dozens of students enjoyed learning how to play basketball at this summer's Slam Dunk Basketball Camp.

Congratulations to the Class of 2016!

Hundreds of family members and friends packed the school gym June 23 for Gardner-Dickinson's Graduation. Congratulations to the Class of 2016! More photos.

Video of Graduates Exiting Ceremony

Here is a video of our newest graduates exiting graduation. Congrats to the Class of 2016!

Grade 8 Receives Warm Send Off from Students

There were lots of cheers, hugs and even some tears as students left Gardner-Dickinson for the last time this school year. Have a safe and happy summer! More photos.

GD Places 9th in School Bucks Competition

Gardner-Dickinson placed 9th in the Colonie Center School Bucks competition thanks to the PTO, earning $500 for the district. "Thank you to everyone who contributed receipts," said event organizer Erica Quinn. "We will start up next year's competition in August."

Grade 4 Wax Museum

Grade 4 held its annual Famous New Yorkers Wax Museum on June 15. Great job! More photos.

Kindergartners Celebrate Graduation

Family and friends packed the school gym on June 16 for this year's Kindergarten graduation. Congratulations to the Class of 2024! More photos.

Gardner-Dickinson Observes Flag Day

Students, faculty and staff observed Flag Day on June 14 by raising the American flag and reciting the Pledge of Allegiance. Watch a short video here.

Grade 6 Enjoys Class Trip to Bronx Zoo

Sixth graders enjoyed the annual class trip to the Bronx Zoo on May 6.

Bus Drivers Honored with Appreciation Award

The district's bus drivers received some much deserved recognition on Apr. 19 as they were selected for a monthly appreciation award. Every month, an employee is selected to show how much they are appreciated by their colleagues. Each bus driver received a note of thanks, a mug and a gift card to Dunkin Donuts. "We wanted to thank them for everything they do for Gardner-Dickinson and make sure they know how appreciated they are," said Michelle Nicklas, who organizes the award.

District Honored as Top Workplace

Wynantskill UFSD is proud to announce it has been named a 2016 Top Workplace by The Times Union. "We are incredibly proud to be selected a Top Workplace. It means more than just are our employees happy but also do they feel heard and do they have confidence in where we are headed," Dr. Reardon said. Read more...

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News & Events

Graduation Photos Can Be Picked Up in Main Office

Graduation photos are now available for pickup in the main office, 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. 7/21/16.


Supply ListsSupply Lists for 2016-17


Kindergarten RegistrationRegister Kindergartners Now for 2016-17 School year

Parents of children who will attend kindergarten in the fall are encouraged to register their children now. You child must be 5 years old by Dec. 1 to attend kindergarten in September. Please contact Ms. Fazioli at 283-4600 ext. 10 between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. to register your student. Forms and registration information are also available here.


2016-17 Student Attendance Calendar Available

The one-page 2016-17 school attendance calendar, which lists school and recess days, is available here. Posted 5/19/16.


Students in Grades K, 2, 4 and 7 Need Current Physical on File

School Nurse Tricia Gibbs would like to remind parents that students in grades kindergarten, 2, 4 and 7 need a current physical on file (not older than one year) in the school's Health Office. Grade 8 students playing sports also need a current physical on file. Thank you. Posted 7/14/16.


Parents of Students in Grades K, 6 and 7 Asked to Submit Immunization Records

School Nurse Tricia Gibbs would like to remind parents with students in grades kindergarten, 6 and 7 should submit immunization records to the school's Health Office prior to the first day of school. Information about new immunization requirements available here. Posted 7/14/16.


Freeze PopsFreeze Pops with Superintendent Reardon - Friday, Aug. 5 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Families are encouraged to come to Gardner-Dickinson's playground on Friday, Aug. 5 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. where Superintendent Thomas Reardon will give out freeze pops and meet with students and parents. Hope to see you there! 7/13/16.


CASE Application for 2016-17 Available

An application for St. Jude School Community After School Enrichment (CASE) Program for 2016-17 is available here. Posted 7/14/16.


4th Quarter Honor Rolls Announced

Honor Rolls for the 4th quarter are now available. Congratulations to our students for their hard work! 7/11/16.


Free Summer Food Service Programs

To help ensure all students have a healthy summer, the USDA's Summer Food Service Programs provides free meals when school is out. Click here to find the many local organizations participating in this program. Posted 6/17/16.


Andrew Lanesey and Darcy Mack Elected BOE President and Vice President

The Board of Education unanimously elected Andrew Lanesey and Darcy Mack as president and vice-president, respectively, of the Board for the 2016-17 school year at its July 7 meeting. Congratulations! 7/08/16.


Free and Reduce Price LunchFree and Reduced Price Meal Information

Applications for the federal Free and Reduced Price School Meals/Milk Program are now available. If you think you may be eligible for free or reduce price meals for your children, please apply. This program is completely confidential.

Please note, applications for the program must be filled out each year, even if you have participated in the program previously. Applications can be submitted anytime during the school year. Posted 7/07/16.


Back to School Social - Tuesday, Aug. 30 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

The Wynantskill PTO will hold a Back to School Social on Tuesday, Aug. 30 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. 7/11/16.


School Taxes: Q&ASchool Taxes: Questions and Answers

Question about your school tax bill? Your NYS Property Tax Rebate Check? Check our Schools Taxes Questions and Answers webpage... Posted 8/21/15.

 


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