May 7, 2018

Strawberry Festival and other News from Schodack School District

Strawberry Festival – Tuesday, May 15 at 5:00 p.m.

The PTO will hold its annual Strawberry Festival on Tuesday, May 15 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. The event features ice cream, strawberries and activities.

School Budget Vote – Tuesday, May 15
The school budget vote will be held Tuesday, May 15 from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the High School gym. 
The 2018-19 budget requires a 2.19% tax levy increase, which is within the NYS Property Tax Cap. No cuts to programs or staff are required. Read more in the budget newsletter that was mailed over the weekend..

Blue Ribbon Flag Raising at HS – 
Maple Hill High School will host a National Blue Ribbon School Award Flag Raising event on Tuesday, May 15 at 6:30 p.m. The community is invited to attend the event outside the school to help celebrate the school's honor.

Board of Education Meeting – 
The Board of Education will meet Tuesday, May 15 at 7:00 p.m. in the Maple Hill High School library.

April 3, 2018

Residents protest against the plan

SCHODACK - Town residents want Schodack officials to put the brakes on a plan for a million-plus-square-foot distribution center that between Interstate 90 and Route 9, expressing fear that heavy truck traffic would alter their residential neighborhoods.


March 29, 2018

Get Out!

What To Do

There is so much to do in and around Rensselaer Count - Check out these links: Castleton Library, Rensselaer County EVENTS page, GoToGuideWhat-To-Do-in-New-York-Stat
Castleton Library Calendar 

March 27, 2018

Preventing Substance Abuse Event

Preventing Substance Abuse Event – Tuesday, Mar. 27 at 6:30 p.m.

Maple Hill High School will host "United to Fight It: Preventing Substance Abuse" on Tuesday, Mar. 27 at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium. The event will feature part of a film on the subject followed by a panel discussion. The Rensselaer County Sheriff's Department will also collect unused or expired medication for proper disposal at the event. More info.


Community Advocates for Sustainable Energy (CASE)* is sponsoring a public forum about today’s diverse solar electricity energy choices on Wednesday, March 28th at 6:30 pm at the First United Methodist Church at 1 Gilligan Rd. East Greenbush

This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be available.
Event moderator is Bill Reinhardt, Albany County legislator and Solarize Albany director.
Becky Meier of CASE will present a Power Point slide show about local solar energy choices.

March 19, 2018

Odyssey of the Mind Regional Tournament

Two East Greenbush Schools Place 3rd at Odyssey of the Mind Regional Tournament

Mar 16, 2018 | District, Genet, Goff, Green Meadow, Red Mill, Sutherland

Eight teams from East Greenbush CSD competed at the 2018 Odyssey of the Mind Regional Tournament this past weekend, testing their creativity, communication and problem-solving skills. Teams from Goff Middle School and Donald P. Sutherland Elementary School placed third in their events.