News & Events
The Board of Education unanimously adopted the 2016-17 budget at its Apr. 21 meeting. The $9,096,145 budget would increase the tax levy by 0.79%, which is within New York State's Property Tax Cap. The proposed budget maintains programs and preserves opportunities for students. Our community will vote Tuesday, May 17. The budget presentation is available here…. Posted 4/22/16.
- Softball game originally scheduled for Apr. 12 will be played Monday, May 2 at Watervliet.
Please Check Lost and Found for Clothing – Deadline: Friday, May 6
If your child is missing a piece of clothing, please check the Lost and Found in the School Nurse's Office by Friday, May 6. After that date, unclaimed items will be donated to local charitable organizations. Lost and Found will also be on display at the May 4 Spring Concert. Thank you. Posted 4/28/16.
Order Supplies for Incoming K-4 Students
Parents of incoming K-4 students can order school supplies for 2016-17 through SchoolKidz. The website provides complete kits of school supplies delivered to the school where they will be waiting for students in their classroom when they arrive in the fall. Online orders are due by Friday, Apr. 29. More info here... Posted 4/14/16.
The PTO will hold the Sadie Hawkins Masquerade Ball on Friday, May 13 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the gym. The event is for K-5 girls and an adult chaperone. Cost is $5 per child. A permission slip with more info is available here…. Posted 4/27/16.
The PTO will hold a Royal Knight Adventure for all K-8 boys and their mothers on Friday, May 20 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. The event will feature games, activities, bounce obstacle course, Lego races, pizza and desserts. It will be held outside the school (rain location inside the gym). Cost is $5. A permission slip is available here and is due Friday, May 13. Posted 4/26/16.
Final Countdown for School Bucks Program - June 1
Gardner-Dickinson has moved into 9th place in the Colonie Center School Bucks program! The district is currently in position to earn $500 for our school but if we keep moving up we can earn even more! Please keep sending in Colonie Center receipts (within 60 days of purchase) to the Main Office or at the Customer Service desk in the mall. Contest ends June 1. Thanks to the PTO for organizing this! Posted 4/14/16.
The 3rd quarter honor rolls are available here... Congratulations to our students! Posted 4/13/16.
Question about your school tax bill? Your NYS Property Tax Rebate Check? Check our Schools Taxes Questions and Answers webpage... Posted 8/21/15.