May 30, 2016

News Archives

News items previously posted on the district's homepage are archived below. A listing of photo galleries also may be found on the photo gallery page. Sports/athletic news may be found in the athletics archive pages.

For more information on any of these stories, contact the district's communications specialist at 518-895-5350, ext. 371.


May 2016


> High scores and excellence at NYSSMA event

> MasterMinds team finishes 2nd in league

> Spring concerts showcase talent

> Residents approve budget, proposition, elect two to Board of Ed

> Medical college offers A & P students up-close study of the brain

> Lady Eagles are WAC champions

> Munson honored with HMRRC Bill Shrader, Sr. Memorial Scholarship

> Talking with teens about drug use

> Duanesburg's got talent - photo gallery

> Order by May 17 for Canali's takeout on May 25

> Reminder re construction at DES & change in last student day

> Tiffany Sinatra a state silver medalist

> If you want to learn science, go to the kitchen

> "Recycled Percussion" a new hit with elementary students

> Joining together in the name of science


April 2016


> Student artwork to be featured at regional show

> Students clean campus for Earth Day

> Duanesburg Education Foundation supports robots & more

> Community service earns DCS junior YMCA honors

> Residents to elect two to Board of Education

> Speed networking, elevator speeches and college - photo gallery

> DCS, State Police partner to keep schools safe

> Construction to impact elementary in late June

> Board adopts 2016-17 proposed budget

> Lady Eagles a force on softball diamond

> Partnership with Proctors brings students to "The Lion King"

> Stepping into history in a calculated way

> Duanesburg's got talent

> Little learners explore the wonders of words

> Study Circles yield "concrete steps" toward positive goals

March 2016


> Craft Day Escape no-fee adult ed activity offered

> Mountains rise in 6th-grade classroom

> Coach Conway inducted into Section II Wrestling Hall of Fame

> No strings attached to this hit play

> Positive behavior is elementary

> They've got the skills

> Student debate adds class to Super Tuesday

> Student debate adds class to Super Tuesday - Photo Gallery

 > Reminder: Duanesburg Day not being held this year

> Math meets the real world when a hot air balloon disappears

> Elementary art club brings Pinocchio stage to life

> STEM-focused club is first in the league of fun learning for area students

> Principal's letter about prom, senior trip eligibility

> Students turn into seniors to celebrate 100 days of school

> Duanesburg Day takes a break


February 2016


> MasterMinds team moves into 2nd in league

> Attention 5th-9th graders: Laser Tag Activity Night is March 18

> Duanesburg Reading Warriors aren't clowning around

> Support DCS athletes at Booster Club Rock 'N Bowl Feb. 27

> DCS teacher is featured in Parent Today

> Sign up now for Leo Club Blood Drive

> Participate in the school budget development process

> Being proactive about school safety

> Talk with substance abuse prevention experts, gain free resources


January 2016


> Leo Club working to make wishes come true

> State law requires meningococcal vaccine for 7th-12th graders in Sept. 2016

> Superintendents call for more funding, restoration of GEA funds

> Reserve a yearbook before price increases

> What's new in K-6 math & English? Join us for Common Core U!

> Basketball teams are in the house when U Albany player makes history

> Reminder: Is your SNN account up to date?

> Singing + pajamas = holiday joy

> A tasty lesson in the math and science of earthquakes

> DES students honored as Capital Heroes

> Chemis-tree grows knowledge beyond the holidays

> Reduce, reuse, recycle


December 2015


> Eagles fly as Scholar Athletes

> Select Choir shares holiday joy

> School leaders call for state changes needed for ‘a foundation for success’

> Students hit the creek for Watershed Data Jam

> High School students create cards for Sa'fyre

> Field trip makes it real for anatomy & physiology class

> Trooper builds on students' lessons about hazards of alcohol

> The musical force is with DCS

> DES students create cards for Sa'fyre, send special message

> DCS, Schenectady County schools coordinate delay, closing policies

> Toys For Tots drive totally terrific

> Elementary students shine at winter concert

> Celebrating positive behavior at DES

> An hour to inspire a lifetime

> Senior seeks UHS Environmental Science alumni for survey

> Egypt in a hallway

> CBS-6 spotlights varsity wrestlers

> Study + talent = spelling bee success

 > Exploring aviation

November 2015


> National Honor Society students serve up lunch at Salvation Army

> JV wrestlers are off to a good start

> Alumni offer college insights

> Proud of our talented students

> Duanesburg Day takes a break

> Stay well during flu season

> National Night of Conversation opens discussion about drug abuse

> State of success

> Honoring those who have served

> When telling tales in (and out) of school is a good thing

> Time for Toys For Tots

> A little birdie told us: Duane Players' presentation not to be missed

> Duanesburg alum acknowledges DCS support, shares Cyclo-cross knowledge

> Girls Cross Country team wins WAC championship

> State Education Dept. seeks feedback on Common Core Standards


October 2015


> John Grant is youngest DCS golfer ever to qualify for sectional play

> Local TV news features students' efforts to help veterans

> DCS makes strides against breast cancer

> Bottles bring history-makers to life (Photo gallery)

> Safety is a community effort when kindergartners learn from local first responders (Photo gallery)

> Lights, cameras, action: SCHOPEG loan helps equip students for digital media success (Photo gallery)

> Mastering math is fun and games in this 5th-grade class (Photo gallery)


September 2015


> Students' JDRF walk tops $5,400 to change type 1 to type none

> Support K-12 music with Duanesburg Friends of Music

> Homecoming & 250th Celebration Photos on Facebook! (Photo gallery)

> Practice, practice, practice: DES to host emergency drill Saturday, Oct. 3

> Elementary kicks off a positive school year (Photo gallery)

> Cross country teams fly at Blackbird Invitational

 > Students and staff start a new year (Photo gallery)

> Students wear blue (Photo)

> DCS mourns student's passing

> DCS welcomes new staff

> Kristina Gabriele joins School Counseling staff


August 2015


> Varsity golfers tee up wins

> DCS wins $7,500 grant for fitness equipment

> Back to school: time to update SNN

> Adult & Continuing Ed class schedule is posted

> Strategic Plan a living document that guides progress


July 2015


> Historical Facts and Save the date for Duanesburg 250th & Homecoming

> What’s in a career? The shadow knows!

> DCS staff honors their own with year-end awards

> State revises immunization requirements

> DCS honors 95 or Above Club Superstars




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