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Two  girls smile in the hallway at Schalmont high schoolLife at Schalmont High

Classes are underway at Schalmont High School. Here's a look at some of the activities that go on here.

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Advisory Committee gets budget, fund balance overview

Superintendent Dr. Carol Pallas and Business Administrator Joe Lenz gave a budgeting primer and an in depth look at fund balance to the Schalmont Budget Advisory Committee when it convened its first meeting recently. Read more about Schalmont's budget.

Mrs. Ryder's government class tours the Capitol

At the end of October, Mrs. Ryder's government classes toured the NYS Capitol. Read more about the tour.

Sabre football players make strides for cancer

The Schalmont boys varsity football team raised more than $3,000 at the Making Strides Breast Cancer Walk on October 15 in Washington Park. Read more about the walk.

Schalmont High students raise more than $900 for hurricane relief

The Schalmont community pitched in for hurricane relief in the weeks leading up to Homecoming. Read more about the fundraiser.

Couldn't make it to High School Open House? We have you covered!

If you were unable to attend our High School Open House, or just want a refresher, we have all the information you need to start the year right. Click here for more open house information.

Letter to Community from Schalmont Superintendent on 2017-18 school year

It’s hard to believe that it is almost time to start another school year! The 2017-18 academic year gets underway Thursday, Sept. 7 for grades 1-12 and Friday, Sept. 8 for our kindergarten students. Between now and then, our staff is busy preparing for another great year! Click here to read the full letter from Dr. Carol Pallas

Freshman Orientation schedule and supply list available

Freshman orientation will be held at Schalmont High School on August 31, 2017; staring at 9:30 a.m. and finishing up around 10:30 a.m.  Click here for more details and the supply list

Letter from Schalmont High School Principal to parents

High School Principal Imran Abbasi shares some updates with parents ahead of the start of the 2017-18 school year  Click here to read the full letter

Register online for "Race Back to School" 5K Run/Walk

You can register online for the "Race Back to School" 5K Run/Walk being held at Schalmont CSD on Saturday,September 16, 2017.  Click here to learn how you can sign up

Chromebooks being distributed end of August

The Schalmont Help Desk will be distributing district Chromebooks to the incoming high school Class of 2021 (9th grade freshmen) Monday, Aug. 28th - Wednesday August 30th, 2017 between the hours of 7:30 AM and 7:30 PM. Click here for more information

Schalmont seniors bid farewell to high school during graduation ceremony

Schalmont’s Class of 2017 receivied their high school diplomas during the district’s 60th graduation commencement ceremony at Proctors Theater in Schenectady on Friday, June 23. Click here to learn more about the ceremony

Top 10 Percent of Class of 2017 and Alumni Wall of Distinction Inductee Honored

Schalmont honors the Top 10 percent of the Class of 2017, as well as Evan Christou, the Alumni Wall of Distinction Inductee during a special ceremony. Click here for more details.

Insurance Renewal for Chromebooks

Attention High School Parents: Does your student have a district assigned Chromebook? Insurance renewal letters, brochures and forms were sent home in May. Please visit the Help Desk website for more information on the insurance program and to download and complete the payment form. Payment must be received prior to July 1, 2017.

Schalmont staff addresses political climate at high school

Parents, please take a moment to read this letter that was shared with our high school students. We will be working with our staff and students to continue to ensure that our school is a safe place for all, while continuing to encourage respectful discourse of differing opinions and viewpoints.

Casholle named Boys and Girls Club Student of the Year

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Schenectady recently honored Joey Casholle, the 2015-2016 Youth of the Year, at the yearly fundraiser gala. learn more

RPI students visit Schalmont

Students from RPI recently came to Schalmont to share a-hands on activity that related to drag force, the future of light, and thermoelectric devices. learn more

Students visit RPI for STEM Day

The Principles of Engineering class went to RPI on Dec. 2 to participate in the STEM day, where they participated in labs and projects. learn more

Three SHS music students off to All-State Conference

Renee Dearstyne, Madyson Mulyca, and Madeline Dunn have been selected  to attend the prestigious New York State School Music Association’s All-State Conference on Dec. 1. learn more about the conference

Becky Remis named STANYS Fellow

Congratulations to Schalmont High School Science Teacher Becky Remis, who received the prestigious honor of being named a Science Teachers Association of New York State (STANYS) Fellow. learn more about the honor

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



 Schalmont's Board of Education adopts 2017-18 budget proposal

 District budget vote and board election is May 16, 2017

• Free, reduced meal applications available

District procedures for school closings and delays

Parents: access your student's academic information online

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