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Dr. Lori S. Caplan

1245 Hillside Drive,

Watervliet, NY 12189

Phone: (518) 629-3200

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11.20.17

Thanksgiving Recess Nov. 22-24

Watervliet schools are closed Wednesday, Nov. 22 to Friday, Nov. 24 for Thanksgiving recess. Classes will resume Monday, Nov. 27.

11.9.17

SCCC offers college-bound seniors instant admission

Several WHS seniors were accepted on the spot to Schenectady County Community College (SCCC) during Instant Admission Day on Thursday, November 9. Read about SCCC Instant Admission Day

10.23.17

Safety drills complete at WES, WJSHS

Lockdown drills were completed successfully at Watervliet Elementary School and Watervliet Jr./Sr. High School on Monday, Oct. 23. These safety drills provide practice for students and staff in the event of a real emergency.

10.20.17

HVCC Instant Admission Day

The Watervliet High School Guidance Department hosted a successful Instant Admission Day on Friday, Oct. 20 with representatives from Hudson Valley Community College (HVCC). Read about HVCC Instant Admission Day

10.13.17

City firefighters provide fire safety and prevention tips to WES students

Local firefighters visited Watervliet Elementary School to share fire safety tips with students during assemblies in recognition of Fire Prevention Week. Read more about fire safety assemblies

9.25.17

Students sharpen culinary skills for healthy cooking demo

The kitchen at Watervliet High School became a classroom for 10 students Friday as they joined lifestyle expert and television host Evette Rios for a hands-on healthy cooking demonstration. Read more about cooking demonstration

9.15.17

New law requires 5-year-old children in the city to attend school

Five-year-olds in Watervliet will be required to attend kindergarten under legislation signed by Governor Cuomo on Sept. 13. Read more about the legislation

9.8.17

Kids Count honors two Watervliet educators

Watervliet Jr./Sr. High School foreign language teacher Meg Fronczek and retired Watervliet High School Principal Jack Weaver were recognized during the Kids Count 18th Annual Dinner on September 16.

8.21.17

Class schedules, assignments

Elementary School classroom assignments and Junior/Senior High School student schedules are available on the Parent Portal. Go to the Parent Portal

8.14.17

All Watervliet students to have access to free school meals in 2017-18

The Watervliet City School District will expand its offering of free school breakfast and lunch this year to include all students regardless of family income, through the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP). More information

7.10.17

Board of Education elects new officers at July 6 meeting

During the Watervliet City School District Board of Education's meeting on Thursday July 6, new board member Steven Hoffman was officially sworn in to serve his first term. Sheri Senecal, who had served as vice president, was elected president, while Heather Soroka was elected vice president. Congratulations to all!


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WCSD Transportation Department updates available via social media

The WCSD Transportation Department is on Twitter and Facebook! Parents and students are invited to follow @WCSDTrans or like Watervliet CSD Transportation on Facebook to receive the latest transportation news and updates.

Follow Vliet administrators on Twitter

All Watervliet administrators are now on Twitter! That means you can receive more news than ever about our schools. More information

Parent Portal available for K-12

The web-based communication tool that allows parents and guardians to view their children’s academic profiles via the Internet is now available for grades K-12. read more

Watervliet Schools on Facebook, Twitter

To help keep the community, parents, students and staff more informed about important news and events, Watervliet City Schools has joined the social-networking websites Facebook and Twitter. Learn more

 

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WES Heritage Night postponed until spring

PLEASE NOTE: Heritage Night scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 8 at WES has been cancelled. The event will be rescheduled in the spring.

One Call Now

WCSD has transitioned to a web-based messaging system called “One Call Now” to notify parents by phone, email and text message about important district news and information regarding school events and activities, as well as school closings and/or early dismissals. Read more

Fitness Center public hours

The Fitness Center at WJSHS will be open to the public on Mondays and Thursdays from 6-8 p.m. effective Dec. 1. Residents who are interested in using the facility will need to fill out a the Fitness Center waiver. Call the WCSD Athletic Department at 629-3303 for more information.

School guests reminded to sign in, receive Visitors Badge: visitors policy

 

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