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2012-13 School Year News Archive

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

 

WES News Archive 2012-13 WJSHS News Archive 2012-13

 

6.26.13

Watervliet among top area schools for college-bound graduate rates in Business Review's annual report View report

6.7.13

Watervliet City Schools Band Instrument Donation Program Read more

5.31.13

Phase IV facilities improvements begin View photo gallery

5.29.13

Congratulations to the Class of 2013 Valedictorian, Salutatorian Read more

5.21.13

2013-14 school budget approved Read more

5.16.13

May 20 ceremony to mark start of Phase IV facilities project Read more | View Photo gallery

4.24.13

Board of Education adopts $23.5 million budget during April 23 meeting Read more

4.12.13

WCSD officials grapple with lingering budget gap despite state aid increase read more

4.11.13

Upcoming state exams will reflect new Common Core Learning Standards Visit our Understanding the Common Core web page to learn what this means for our students

3.22.13

Year 2 of NY's tax "cap" law More information

3.17.13

Cannoneers are Class B state champs! View Troy Record article View Photo Gallery courtesy of Post Star

3.13.13

Basic calendar for 2013-2014 school year now available Download a copy of the one-page printable version of the 2013-14 district calendar (pdf)

3.5.13

Students share concerns with elected officials during trip to NYS Capitol Read more | view photo gallery

2.20.13

What is the GEA? More information

2.20.13

You can make a difference: Advocate for Watervliet schools Read more

2.12.13

Watervliet stakeholders join others at regional advocacy forum: A Call to Action Read More

2.8.13

Mayor delivers 2013 State of the City at Watervliet Jr.-Sr. High School Read more

2.1.13

District stakeholders rally in support of fair and equitable education funding Read more

1.29.13

Watervliet school officials weigh state aid information Read more

1.29.13

Watervliet stakeholders to take part in regional forum set for Thursday, Jan. 31 in support of public education  Read more

1.24.13

WCSD joins with Watervliet Fire Department to provide CPR training for all students grades 7-12 Read more

1.11.13

Health Department recommends vaccinations as flu season hits  more information

12.14.12

Statement from Superintendent Dr. Lori Caplan on Connecticut school tragedy Read more

12.12.12

Budget presentation outlines fiscal challenges View presentation

12.10.12

WCSD seeks parent feedback for grant application Take survey

12.3.12

Watervliet part of consortium that wins $1.2 million to offer virtual classes Read more

12.3.12

WCSD welcomes new school business official Read more

11.28.12

Masterminds has new coach, new players Read more

11.27.12 Learn how you can advocate for Watervliet schools

11.27.12

Global Studies students learning about different cultures through ePals Read more

11.19.12

District's online meal payment system MyNutriKids is now MySchoolBucks.com Read more

11.8.12

High school students learn to grow vegetables using hydroponics system Read more

11.5.12

Students would send President Obama back to Whitehouse for second term Read more | View Photo gallery

11.2.12

Physics students race balloon-powered vehicles to learn about Newton's Laws of Motion Read more

10.30.12

District welcomes new coordinator of literacy/UPK and new elementary assistant principal Read more

10.25.12

Watervliet recognizes bus drivers during National Bus Safety Week Read More

10.19.12

Watervliet firefighters visit UPK to share safety tips during National Fire Prevention/Safety month View Photo gallery

10.16.12

New gymnasium cited as an Outstanding Project by national architectural magazine Read More

10.16.12

Reaching for the stars Read more | View photo gallery

10.16.12

Grade 4 students learning about animal habitats  Read more

10.12.12

Watervliet receives state grant to improve teacher, leader skills Read More

10.10.12

Election topic in social studies classes Read more

Pumpkin, water balloons sacrificed in the name of science Read more

10.5.12

Annual autumn event is fun for kindergartners, teachers and spectators View photo gallery

10.4.12

WES students swing their partner Read more | View photo gallery

10.2.12

A look back at Homecoming weekend View Photo Gallery

10.2.12

New APPR is focus of Sept. 27 staff development Read More

9.30.12

Emergency "Go Home Early” Drill is Friday, Oct. 5 Information about dismissal times

9.27.12

High school blood drive nets 60 pints of blood Read more

9.21.12

Watervliet website captures state communications award Read More

9.21.12

Watervliet Athletic Hall of Fame Induction set for Sept. 29 Read More

9.17.12

WJSHS Meet the Teacher Night is Wednesday, Sept. 19 View Flyer

9.13.12

Watervliet second-graders lead the Pledge of Allegiance at Albany County Courthouse in remembrance of 9/11  Read More | View the photo gallery

9.12.12

State approves Watervliet teacher evaluation plan read more

9.11.12

Why can’t I skip my 20 minutes of reading tonight? download factsheet

9.11.12

Students asked not to arrive at school prior to 8:25 a.m. read more

9.11.12

WES Meet the Teacher nights set for Sept. 12 and 13 read more information | see schedule

9.5.12

WES students return to school; new traffic pattern helps ease traffic View photo gallery

Watervliet High School students return to school View Photo Gallery

9.4.12

Bus route information and schedule for the 2012-13 school year Read more

8.30.12

Universal PreKindergarten orientation  View photo gallery

8.29.12

Video details student drop-off, pick-up procedures at WES Watch the video on YouTube l Read Sgt. Spain’s August letter home to parents (w/ map)

8.23.12

Tennis, bowling, winter cheerleading placed on hiatus for 2012-13 read more

8.14.12

State accountability system finds district in good standing read more

8.7.12

2012-13 district activity calendar available online read more

7.12.12

Local students receive laptops read more

July 11, 2012

Preventing the summer reading slide read more

7.2.12

Watervliet teacher evaluations on schedule read more

7.2.12

Scully re-elected board president read more

 

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