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Shalmont Central School District
Dr. Carol Pallas
4 Sabre Drive
Schenectady, NY 12306
Phone: 518.355.9200
Fax: 518.355.9203
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School is closed Jan. 24

Schalmont schools are closed today, Tuesdsay, Jan. 24 due to the weather. Regents are postponed. District office staff should report in at 10 a.m.

Statement from the Superintendent

Read Dr. Carol Pallas' statement to parents, staff and the community regarding the car accident on Jan. 22.

SMS Engineer Club heads to Future City competition

Schalmont Middle School’s Engineering Club has developed a plan for Sabre City and is preparing to debut their idea at the Future City Competition at Proctors. learn more about their city

Governor releases Executive Budget Proposal

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo presented a state budget proposal Jan. 17 that includes a $1 billion increase in overall funding for the state’s schools in the 2017-18 school year. read more about the exective budget

Schalmont's phase 1 of Smart Schools plan financed

 Governor Cuomo announces approval of 65 Smart Schools Investment Plans - including Schalmont's - totaling $44 million. read more about the approval

Capital project referendum approved

Residents voted to approve the capital project referendum Dec. 14 with 155 yes votes and 129 no votes. Thank you to everyone who came out to vote. Learn more about the project

When the weather outside is frightful...

When winter weather arrives, the Schalmont Central School District has established criteria for deciding whether to close school for the day, cancel afternoon and evening activities, or dismiss students earlier than normal. Learn more about the process

State conducting Schalmont Special Ed focus review

The New York State Education Department’s Office of Special Education has initiated a Special Education Programs and Services Focused Review in Schalmont Central School District during the 2016-17 school year. The purpose of this review is to assess the district’s compliance with selected federal and State laws and regulations governing the education of students with disabilities. The review will be conducted by the Special Education Quality Assurance (SEQA) Eastern Regional Office. The review process will involve a review of school records of a representative sample of students with disabilities, classroom visitations and surveys. In addition, meetings of the committee on special education will be observed. Further information may be obtained by contacting the SEQA Eastern Regional office at 518-486-6366 and/or by contacting the Schalmont District Office.

Free, reduced meal applications available

Download a copy of the 2016-17 free and reduced price meal application here. An application will also be mailed home along with the district calendar.