News & Events
Gardner-Dickinson will hold its 2nd annual Community Health and Wellness Fair on Thursday, Oct. 8 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. The free event will feature a variety of booths with health-related information and activities including a flu shot clinic, blood drive, snow cones, Child Safe Program, games in the gym and more. More info... Posted 9/29/15.
Parent Resources to Help Students Improve Reading
Here are parent resources from the Parent Reading Information Night. Posted 10/06/15.
- 10 Things You Can Do to Raise a Reader
- Building Reading Stamina
- Reading Comprehension Strategies
- Reading Skills List
Mark Your Calendars: School Picture Day - Thursday, Oct. 20
School Picture Day will be held Tuesday, Oct. 20. Flyers and order forms will be sent home soon. Visit www.lifetouch.com for clothing suggestions, online payment details and more. Posted 10/06/15.
Parent Volunteers Sought for Middle School Robotics Club
Gardner-Dickinson School is seeking parents interested in volunteering to facilitate an afterschool Robotics Club. The district is hoping to start two robotics teams to create opportunities for Middle School students. If interested, please email Principal Mary Yodis . Thank you! Posted 9/22/15.
Help Earn Equipment for School with Price Chopper Tools for Schools
Community members can help the school get free equipment such as school supplies and musical instruments through Price Chopper’s Tools for Schools program. Just register your AdvantEdge Card and designate Gardener-Dickerson School online or at a local store’s guest services desk. Eligible purchases will earn the school points that can be used to purchase school equipment. Posted 9/22/15.
Colonie Center Receipts for Schools Bucks Program Can Now Be Submitted to School
Gardner-Dickinson School is participating in the School Bucks Program at Colonie Center for a chance to win $500 to $8,000 for the school. If you shop at Colonie Center, your register receipts can now be submitted at the school’s main office to earn points for the school. Please note, receipts only count if they are within 60 days of purchase and will not be returned. More information is available here… Posted 9/11/15.
Students in grades 7/8 and their parents are invited to a Career Expo at Troy Middle School on Thursday, Oct. 22 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. This free interactive event helps students explore careers in science and technology. Dozens of area businesses and organizations will provide engaging opportunities for students to learn about emerging and conventional careers that use technology in new and exciting ways. A flyer with more info is available here… Posted 9/11/15.
Question about your school tax bill? Your NYS Property Tax Rebate Check? Check our Schools Taxes Questions and Answers webpage... Posted 8/21/15.