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2010-11 School Year News Archive

All of our web stories covering exciting happenings throughout the district will be archived on this page.

6.24.11

Congrats to Graduates!
View slideshows and videos from the end-of-year celebrations!

6.23.11

Check out the inside of the new WJSHS Cafeteria! View slideshow

Regents Review schedule view

6.16.11

WES students run and jump their way to fun at Field Day today!  view slideshow

6.16.11

WCSD Transportation Department announces change for 2011-12 School year  Beginning in September 2011, the Watervliet School District will no longer be contracting with CDTA for transportation of our students attending WJSHS Read More

6.3.11

National honor society welcomes new members read more

6.2.11

Watervliet announces change in leadership for renowned basketball program READ MORE

6.1.11

Padalino projects that statewide tax cap would lead to deep budget cuts in 2012-13 read more

6.1.11

Congrats to WES "Say NO to Drugs" poster contest winners read more

5.31.11

4th graders learn about Erie Canal through music and song
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5.12.11

Sage women's softball team members read to WES students READ MORE

5.11.11

WVLT club visits World Series Trophy! READ MORE

5.11.11

WES students interview superintendent about the proposed 2011-12 school budget watch and learn

5.5.11

Students create Spin Art! view slideshow

5.5.11

April showers bring May flowers Environmental Club members lead charge to beautify WJSHS
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5.5.11

Ninth grade English students get controversial! read more

5.5.11

Veterans visit to discuss the realities of war  Read more

5.11

Special Persons Night an annual success! View Slideshow

4.11

It's time for NYS Assessments!
Learn everything you need to know about 3-8 testing at WES and WJSHS! read more

4.5.11

NCAA Wrestling Champ Anthony Robles inspires students read more

3.31.11

The MasterMinds Team is going to be on TV! READ MORE

3.31.11

Legislature passes on-time budget, state aid restoration for WCSD "disappointing." READ MORE

3.31.11

The rain forest comes to kindergarten! READ MORE

3.11.11

District launches Parent Portal for parents of 7th graders! Read More

3.9.11

Area Superintendents call for meaningful, long-term educational reform. READ Dr. Padalino's Blog

3.4.11

8th grader is a published author!
READ MORE

2.4.11

Padalino warns of "challenging" budget season ahead read more

 2.4.11

Fourth graders get "smart" about learning math! READ MORE

2.1.11

Middle school students shoot public service announcement READ MORE

1.25.11

Do you like to read? New WHS Book Club gets parents and students talking read more

1.25.11

Congrats to Mike McNally, named WNYT's Dunkin Donuts Player of the week! Watch the video

1.10.11

 Living Environment Class gets a visit from infectious disease specialist READ MORE

1.10.11

WJSHS Chess Club is up and running! READ MORE

12.16.10

WES Students Visit NYS Capitol! READ MORE

12.13.10

Wondering what it looks like inside the new gymnasium at WJSHS? Check it out!

12.13.10

Wrestling Team Celebrates "Teacher/ Staff Appreciation" Night read more

12.8.10

WCSD Community pulls together to help Jacob and his family! READ MORE

12.6.10

Masterminds Team continues to win big! read more

12.3.10

WES students Drop Everything and Read! READ MORE

11.22.10

Meteorologist visits WES first graders! READ MORE 

11.21.10

Students attend NanoCareer Day READ MORE

11.19.10

Watervliet pools ‘Race to the Top’ funds with 20 other school districts to create an unprecedented regional collaborative read more

11.18.10

Students have a blast at Books for Bingo! READ MORE

11.18.10

Reality Check: Students speak out against tobacco ads and placement in stores  read more

11.5.10

The Watervliet Police department has informed the district that a Level 3  sex offender has moved into our community. learn more

November 2010

Students have a howlin' good time at Junior High Halloween dance! See More Pics

10.28.10

WCSD says "Thank You!"
Board of Education Appreciation Week reaD more
Bus driver appreciation week Read More

10.28.10

Watervliet Fire Department holds Fire Prevention Assemblies at WES READ MORE

10.19.10

WES celebrates Bus Driver Appreciation Week read more

10.18.10

WCSD is saving money on energy and heating costs! READ MORE

10.18.10

Last week was Spirit Week! Check out a slide show of some of the fun! VIEW SHOW

10.18.10

Physics lesson goes out the window! Classes test rates of gravity READ MORE

10.15.10

Reknowned Author Trinka Hakes Noble visits WES READ MORE

10.15.10

Art Club conducts pumpkin raffle! READ MORE

10.6.10

Living environment students build cell models READ MORE

10.3.10

Volleyball Program members walk for diabetes research READ MORE

9.24.10

Students gather to build community and learn bus safety READ MORE

9.24.2010

UPK Students learn about handwashing from Scrubby the Bear! READ MORE

9.23.10

WJSHS Blood Drive a success! READ MORE

9.21.10

"We the People..." Students at WES celebrate Constitution Day READ MORE

9.8.10 

Welcome back students! It was an exciting day as students arrived at WES for the first day of the 2010-11 school year! View Slideshow

9.7.10

Congressman Paul Tonko inspires faculty and staff LEARN MORE

8.27.10

7th Grade Transition Program volunteers at local food bank Read more

8.27.10

Students get their cheer on! read more

8.19.10

Watervliet singers experience Harmony Explosion! Learn More

8.18.10

2010 Hall of Fame inductees announced Read more (PDF)   Troy Record Article

8.13.10

Science 8 students aren't just "sleeping in" this summer LEARN MORE

8.12.10

YNN coverage of WJSHS construction READ and WATCH

8.10.10

Troy Record coverage of  WJSHS construction Story   Video

7.29.10

New scoring procedures result in lower test scores for districts around New York State learn more

7.26.10

Welcome to the new watervlietcityschools.org! READ MORE

7.21.10

State Education Department/Board of Regents Raise Bar For Student Achievement; District Test Scores May Suffer

7.1.10

2010-11 School Supply Lists

7.1.10

Summer 2010 at WCSD

June 2010

It's an exciting time of year at WCSD, as we celebrate the many milestones in our student's lives. Check out these video slideshows of the graduation excitement!
Kindergarten A, B, C, Farewell Video
Kindergarten Graduation Video
6th Grade Graduation
6th Grade Celebration Video
WHS Graduation
Senior Celebration Video

June 2010

Watervliet Elementary School is a great place to learn

 

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