June 25, 2018

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 page.

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


June 2017

> Congratulations Class of 2017

> Student-built shed for sale

> DCS ranks high among region's schools in academics, grad rate

> Community input sought for  superintendent search (survey)

> Community input sought at June 7 superintendent search meetings


May 2017

> 6th grader rolls for an early start on scholarships

> Soccer players spend their Saturday volunteering with Special Olympics

> Leo Club beautifies Delanson for parade

> Class of 2019 donates BBQ to City Mission

> Superintendent Crowley announces retirement

> Duanesburg CSD residents approve budget, bus and property purchase propositions and elect three to Board of Education

> Reminder: Polls open 1-9 p.m. in new Elementary gym May 16

> Story Laurie brings Ellis Island to life  Photo gallery

> S'more fun with books

> Science fun is elementary for DES, SCS students  Photo gallery

> 6th graders energized by KidWind Challenge

> Assemblyman to DCS students: Arrive Alive

> College acceptances

April 2017

> Undefeated Eagles ace softball tourney

> Board adopts proposed 2017-18 budget

> Shavees for a cause

> Albany alive with the sounds of DES musicians

> Singing about spring at Family Literacy Night with Rhymin' Richie

March 2017


> Properties of the sun take shape for 6th graders

> DCS athletes participate in WAC leadership conference

> Seniors interview seniors to shine light on happiness

> A lock on fun and fellowship

> Eagles seek to soar to 20th league championship (Daily Gazette article)

> ELA test resources for parents of students in grades 3-8

> Proctors partnership leads to "Wicked" review

> Amazing Odyssey competitors

> DCS students rank in top 6 of 36 schools in SAT scores

> Join DCS for open conversation about teen drug use

> Important date change: Students have a half day of school on March 17

> Community invited to Disaster Preparedness Training

> Study Circles highlight diversity

> Family Literacy Night offers fun activities, songwriting with Rhymin' Richie

> Bottle terrariums uncork science knowledge   Photo gallery

> Come on out for the Duanesburg Education Foundation basketball game

> DCS wrestlers excel at states


February 2017


> Egg drop and robot hands: Girls STEM Day is March 4

> Wrestlers head to state meet

> Dates changed for 6th-grade musical

> Make-A-Wish fundraisers top $500

> Attention student athletes: important dates

> Residents may apply to run for Board of Education

> STEAM Fun Night unites students in an evening of hands-on learning  Photo gallery

> Fight the flu


January 2017


> Powerful choices, powerful consequences

> New gym scores a new floor

> These improvements are elementary

> Join the open conversation about teen substance abuse

> NYS child abuse or neglect reporting resources

> First graders help furry friends

December 2016


> Study Circle shows stereotypes the door

> Wrestlers hit the mat with Gwiz

Graduation date change

> Building a team? Just add cereal and corn chips

> Brightening holidays with Toys for Tots

> Elementary Student Council names officers

> Exploration that moves forward, spins and fetches

> Board of Education votes not to offer Alternative Veterans Tax Exemption

> Leo Club's handmade wreaths a festive fundraiser for area families

> Golfers to sport new bags, thanks to donation

> Alternative Veterans Tax Exemption advisory vote results - 276 no to 269 yes

> Congratulations Fall 2016 Scholar Athletes

> DES Community Service Club helping make wishes come true

> Varsity girls basketball team sinks Schenevus silver

> Helping pets and people

> A love of trains, a wish granted and an ambassadorship

November 2016


> FFA grows opportunities to explore, learn, experience

> Physics, soccer and a 99+ academic average - small school, smart students!

> Learn, earn credits, explore (Photo album)

> DCS runners part of state championship team

> Letters cheer VA vets

> Duanesburg Elementary honors those who've served (Photo Gallery)

> Reminder re students riding buses other than their regular routes

> Elementary School improvements continue (Photo Gallery)

> Brightening holidays with Toys for Tots

> Putting their energy and hearts into helping the homeless

> DCS receives HS water test results

> Challenges in life and school lead to good things

> Duanesburg student actor profiled in Daily Gazette

> Come "Into the Woods" Nov. 4-6

> Go Eagles!


October 2016


> HS goes pink to raise breast cancer awareness & funds

> What matters most to you?

> Children in Duanesburg and beyond will benefit from Lions Club donation

> Cross country runners WAC the competition

> Brianna Colucci named SkillsUSA chapter officer

> Bullying prevention lasts more than a month

> UHS courses saved students $113,500+ in tuition costs, built firm foundation for college success

 DCS conducts required testing of water for lead levels

> Vets Exemption will increase school taxes for all non-veterans, vets not applying

> Going pink for a great cause

> Board of Education approves resolution to hold Alternative Veterans Exemption advisory vote

> Come "Into the Woods" Nov. 4-6

> DCS reigns supreme at Grout XC Invitational

DCS tests water for lead levels

> Board of Education considering Alternative Veterans Exemption; next meeting is Oct. 11


September 2016

> 6th grade musical date changed to Mar. 15 & 16

> Board of Education considering Alternative Veterans Exemption

> Community Service Awards will recognize student volunteerism

> Sweethearts, heroes and school spirit

> State Education Department seeks comment on Learning Standards

> Sharing respect and caring for our nation's flag (Photo Gallery)

> Lawrence named National Merit Scholarship Program Commended Student

> BOCES seeks substitutes for schools throughout the region

> Capital project update

> Girls varsity XC team runs away with 2nd at Fort Plain

> Varsity golfers win 5th in a row

> High School Open House is Sept. 22; letter from principal

> Save the dates for open houses, parent conferences

> Girls XC team earns silver at Guilderland Invy, VanVlack finishes 3rd and Lynch 6th in boys race

> Entryway physics (Photo Gallery)



August 2016

> Is your SNN information up to date?

> Reminder: Meningococcal vaccine required for 7th, 12th graders

> Learning digital citizenship

> Bus drill dates set


July 2016

> Student-built shed for sale

> Free STEM-focused camp has openings - apply asap

> A storied send-off into summer





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