2020-21 budget and school board elections, mail-in ballot voting ends June 9 at 5 p.m.

District faces severe state revenue losses/cuts due to COVID-19 Greater Amsterdam School District residents are being asked to vote on a proposed $75,918,919 budget for the 2020-21 school year by mail-in ballot only. Ballots must be received by 5 p.m. June 9 to qualify. A public hearing on the proposed budget was held on Tuesday, …

COVID-19 update: May 22 – Last day of instruction June 17, Next year’s school schedule now available

Given that this is a fluid and potentially rapidly developing situation, we will use this web page to share information and resources as the circumstances warrant. Any time-sensitive, critical information will be shared via the district’s School Messenger notification system, which can send e-mails, text messages and phone calls. Please check back frequently for updates May …

Curie second graders celebrate National Poetry Month

April was National Poetry Month so second graders at Marie Curie Institute participated in lessons on different kinds of poetry through remote learning. Then students wrote their own poems They wrote 5 Senses poems, Acrostic poems and Concrete poems.Check out some of their work here.

Secondary school personal item pickup schedule

Lynch Literacy Academy and Amsterdam High School will be offering multiple days to come in and pick up student personal items/materials from the buildings. This will include lockers, band instruments and supplies from  teacher classrooms. Pickup can be done at the same windows that lunch is provided at both schools. Please maintain appropriate social distancing …

One Tecler Family video

Tecler Elementary School teachers and staff send out these well wishes to our students and families. We are ONE Tecler Family! Please access the following link to view our video: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1685891879

GASD redistricting information

View the May 6th informational meeting on redistricting above View the April 29th informational meeting on redistricting above GASD redistricting study completed, Submit parent questionnaire by May 8 In spite of the closure of schools during the Coronavirus pandemic, the Greater Amsterdam School District is moving forward on its redistricting plan to gradually bring students …

Letter to families regarding remote instruction/grading for remainder of school year

Dear GASD Families, As you may already know, Governor Cuomo issued an executive order extending school closure through the end of the school year. During this time, GASD will continue to provide remote learning through Google Classroom, meals for students (distributed Monday, Wednesday, Friday), and connect families of emergency workers with childcare resources. Students should …

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