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Gloversville students accused of cutting trees not going to graduation
GLOVERSVILLE

Gloversville students accused of cutting trees not going to graduation

Thursday, June 26, 2014
The two Gloversville High School seniors who were arrested for their alleged roles in chopping down 17 remembrance trees that once surrounded the school will not be able to participate in graduation Saturday.
 
BH-BL, Ballston Spa kick off week of graduations
CAPITAL REGION

BH-BL, Ballston Spa kick off week of graduations

Thursday, June 26, 2014
299 Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake students graduated Wednesday during the school’s 95th commencement at noon — the first of many public school commencements taking place across the Capital Region this week.
 
Retired BH-BL teachers celebrate with beer, bocce
BURNT HILLS & BALLSTON LAKE

Retired BH-BL teachers celebrate with beer, bocce

Thursday, June 26, 2014
For a group of retired teachers from the Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District, the end of June used to mean it was time to clean out classrooms, grade final exams and plan for next year’s students. Now years into retirement, the closing of another school year only means one thing: bocce.
 
ALBANY

New principals named for Catholic schools

Tuesday, June 24, 2014
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany has named new principals for Catholic schools in Schenectady and Ballston Spa.
 
SCHENECTADY

College administrator, late judge to join Schenectady schools' hall of fame

Monday, June 23, 2014
A Schenectady high school graduate who left Hamilton Hill to run universities will be inducted this week into the school district’s hall of fame.
 
Graduation rate slips at Schenectady High
SCHENECTADY

Graduation rate slips at Schenectady High

Sunday, June 22, 2014
According to the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, about 7,050 adults in Schenectady — age 25 and older — did not finish high school and do not have their equivalency diploma. Of those residents, only about half have a job, according to the Census.
 
For today’s dropouts, fewer options
CAPITAL REGION

For today’s dropouts, fewer options

Sunday, June 22, 2014
Not too long ago, those who dropped out of high school could get into training programs, learn a trade and make a good life for themselves.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Teens charged in April break-in at Spa Catholic

Saturday, June 21, 2014
Three teenagers have been charged with breaking into Saratoga Catholic Central High School, stealing several items and vandalizing the building.
 
Discovery of list at Cobleskill school troubles district officials
COBLESKILL

Discovery of list at Cobleskill school troubles district officials

Saturday, June 21, 2014
Two students at William H. Golding Middle School found a piece of paper listing the names of 25 eighth-graders Thursday, said school district Superintendent Lynn Macan.
 
Local school districts share in pot of bullet aid
CAPITAL REGION

Local school districts share in pot of bullet aid

Saturday, June 21, 2014
The so-called bullet aid approved 92-37 Thursday by the Assembly has already provided a shot in the arm for at least one local school district.
 
BURNT HILLS

BH-BL student hit by bus while biking

Friday, June 20, 2014
A Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School student was hospitalized after being hit by a bus while bicycling Thursday morning, school district officials said.
 
ALBANY

Bill would give teachers Common Core safety net

Thursday, June 19, 2014
Low-performing teachers in New York won't be at risk of losing their jobs based simply on their students' performance on the new Common Core tests under proposed legislation.
 
New push to get girls into computer sciences

New push to get girls into computer sciences

Thursday, June 19, 2014
Diana Navarro loves to code, and she's not afraid to admit it. But the 18-year-old Rutgers University computer science major knows she's an anomaly.
 
Blind Amsterdam teen to lead student body
AMSTERDAM

Blind Amsterdam teen to lead student body

Thursday, June 19, 2014
Sixth- and seventh-graders at Lynch Middle School elected Luis Perez as president of the Student Council, making him the first blind student to fill the job.
 
NISKAYUNA

Niskayuna schools locked out after gun report

Thursday, June 19, 2014
Rosendale Elementary and Iroquois Middle schools were placed on lockout Tuesday after Niskayuna police got a report of three people with what appeared to be a gun in River Road Park.
 
 

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